[CentOS-promo] Timing: Re: CentOS Stream 9 "launch" promotion

Wed Dec 1 18:37:35 UTC 2021
Rich Bowen <rbowen at redhat.com>

Is there any chance that we can push this out today or tomorrow? I'll be 
on the road for a few hours tomorrow, but should be available in the 
morning, and then again in the evening, for whatever is needed from my end.


On 11/30/21 11:24, Rich Bowen wrote:
> Ok. I guess I'm looking to you, then (and Fabian) to confirm when we're 
> ready to push the website updates out.
> --Rich
> On 11/29/21 16:53, Alain Reguera Delgado wrote:
>> On Mon, 2021-11-29 at 14:10 -0500, Rich Bowen wrote:
>>> If you're ok with going out with the old logo, and updating later, I'm
>>> fine with that.
>> Yes, I am ok with it. Btw, the issue describing the new logo problems
>> and the place where we expect discussion to happen is the following:
>> https://git.centos.org/centos/Artwork/issue/5/
>> This is a great opportunity for the community to bring fresh ideas
>> around the CentOS symbol once again since the last discussion in this
>> other link:
>> https://git.centos.org/centos/Artwork/issue/1
>>> Do you think we can launch the blog post and website later this week?
>>> Tuesday or Wednesday, perhaps? Is that something we can get done?
>> In my opinion the distribution release announcement really depends on
>> what we are targeting here (something worth to mention in the announce
>> note too). For example, gui-desktop, gui-server, non-gui-server, etc.
>> If we are targeting a non-gui-server distribution we are good to go as
>> we are now (the issues we have are not visually relevant), but it
>> wouldn't be the case if we are targeting a gui-desktop or gui-server
>> distribution (the issues we have are visually relevant).
>> The issues related to centos-logos backgrounds (which are not visible
>> yet) and the Tour application (showing Fedora logo instead of CentOS
>> logo in one of the first welcome screens the user sees after a clean
>> install) are still present. Surely I am not seeing the entire picture
>> here but it seems to be lower in quality to announce a Desktop
>> distribution without background images and a logo different from the
>> one used by the project to identify itself, in a place where the
>> project mark should be stamped on.
>> Considering the continuos nature of this release, the fact that issues
>> pending to solve will always exist, and the need of releasing: would it
>> be possible to include a new section to the release note to provide a
>> list of those unsolved issues dynamically? Probably a link to
>> bugzilla.redhat.com filtering by some specific tag or something like
>> that?
>> The issue related to distribution default web browser welcome page
>> (centos-indexhtml) is already fixed. Thank you Carl.
>> Best regards,
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