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Re: Please review content squeeze release announement

On Wed, Feb 02, 2011 at 11:46:22PM +0900, Charles Plessy wrote:
> Le Wed, Feb 02, 2011 at 02:59:50PM +0100, Alexander Reichle-Schmehl a écrit :
> > 
> >  * To long


> >  * To much overhead (history of the name blend, old blends)

History of name Blend seems important because it is a change which users
need to note - old Blends might be spared in the short announcement.

> >  * Links to a page I barely understand... Not sure if our users and
> > journalists will do any better.

Will try to enhance this a bit.
> How about:
> <p>Starting from Debian 6.0, the <em>Custom Debian Distributions</em> are
> renamed <a href="http://blends.alioth.debian.org/";> <em>Debian Pure
> Blends</em></a>. Their coverage has increased as Debian 6.0 adds <a
> href="http://www.debian.org/devel/debian-accessibility/";>Debian
> Accessibility</a>, <a href="http://debichem.alioth.debian.org/";>DebiChem</a>,
> <a href="http://wiki.debian.org/DebianEzGo";>Debian EzGo</a>, <a
> href="http://wiki.debian.org/DebianGis";>Debian GIS</a> and <a
> href="http://blends.alioth.debian.org/multimedia/tasks/index";>Debian
> Multimedia</a> to the already existing <a
> href="http://wiki.debian.org/DebianEdu";>Debian Edu</a>, <a
> href="http://www.debian.org/devel/debian-med/";>Debian Med</a> and <a
> href="http://wiki.debian.org/DebianScience";>Debian Science</a> <em>pure
> blends</em>. The full content of all the blends <a
> href="http://blends.alioth.debian.org/";>can be browsed</a>, including
> prospective packages that users are welcome to nominate for addition to the
> next release.</p>
> Since they were called CDD in Lenny, I think that it is worth mentionning the
> renaming.


The only addition I would like to add to the text above is that Debian
GIS also includes OpenStreetMap which is *really* worth mentioning
because of the large OSM community and saying: Hey, Debian Squeeze
supports OpenStreetMap stuff sounds quite important to me.

Kind regards



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