Fedora Board Recap 2008-SEP-23

John Poelstra poelstra at redhat.com
Thu Sep 25 18:44:41 UTC 2008


== Roll Call ==

Attendees: John Poelstra, Matt Domsch, Paul Frields, Karsten Wade, Jef 
Spaleta, Bill Nottingham, Chris Tyler, Seth Vidal, Spot Callaway, Jesse 

Regrets: Harald Hoyer

== Follow-up to Previous Business ==

=== Codecs (2008-09-16) ===
* https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Features/GStreamer_dependencies_in_RPM
* https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=438225
* Seth Vidal is going to meet with Richard Hughes to make sure a EULA 
associated with a specific package or codec works correctly with 
PackageKit and associated packages
* '''UPDATE 2008-09-23'''
*# Fedora will '''only''' handle packages with EULAs through 
*# Fedora does not foresee ever having packages in the official Fedora 
repos that contain EULAs
** Remaining questions for follow-up:
*# What is the regular work flow for codecs in F10 when someone goes to 
play a media file with a gstreamer enabled player?
*# What will be the default behavior for a default installation?
*# Can we confirm that we are no longer prompting for any specific vendor?
** Spot to track down answers to the remaining questions

=== Trademark Update (2008-09-16) ===
* Board wants to maintain a good hold on how the primary Fedora 
trademark is used while provides lots of latitude for secondary mark
* Process of legal review continues and appears to be moving forward 
* trademark guidelines draft has recently been updated and can be found 
here: https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/User:Pfrields/NewTrademarkGuidelines
* '''UPDATE 2008-09-23'''
** Paul Frields has a meeting with with Red Hat legal this week

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