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Open tasks / where to put workforce?

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vinzv
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Open tasks / where to put workforce?

#1 Postby vinzv » Tue Jan 31, 2017 6:42 pm

I'm currently looking where and how commit some work into MX.
My skills mostly consist of:
- graphics design
- website works
- translating (already did some work on MX)

Digging through the forum didn't give a final answer so maybe any of the devs team could point out where to look? Is there some sort of to do list or even a project management tool?

(I had asked for tasks a month ago but wanted to give that topic a broader audience to maybe awake interest of others willing to help too.)
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Re: Open tasks / where to put workforce?

#2 Postby Jerry3904 » Tue Jan 31, 2017 7:05 pm

We don't have such a thing, but it is a desideratum. Thanks for bringing it up, it will spur us to get working on a solution.
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Re: Open tasks / where to put workforce?

#3 Postby Stevo » Tue Jan 31, 2017 7:21 pm

My hunch is that you can't go wrong with beautiful new collections of wallpapers in an easy to install package.

Maybe a better default theme for MX-Clocky than the one I Frankensteined together, too.

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Re: Open tasks / where to put workforce?

#4 Postby Gordon Cooper » Tue Jan 31, 2017 8:29 pm

We would appreciate more help for the User Manual translations. The MX-16 Manual is currently available in Russian, Italian and English.
Forum members are working on French, Portugese and Spanish translations. Have had a few enquiries about other languages but nothing
definite has eventuated.
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Re: Open tasks / where to put workforce?

#5 Postby vinzv » Mon Feb 06, 2017 4:18 pm

Jerry3904 wrote:We don't have such a thing, but it is a desideratum. Thanks for bringing it up, it will spur us to get working on a solution.


Can I help somehow? I'd step up as some sort of project manager if that's needed to keep workload off the dev's backs.
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Re: Open tasks / where to put workforce?

#6 Postby Jerry3904 » Mon Feb 06, 2017 4:39 pm

Meant to get back to you on this, sorry. We are in the midst of setting up a Wish List site for the Dev Team to review, and I will try to get some feedback from you on it once it is operational.

Definitely appreciate the suggestion and, as Arnold said: "...I'll be back."
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