[Desktop_printing] Reminder: Printing Summit Conference Call

John Cherry cherry at osdl.org
Wed Mar 15 17:35:45 PST 2006


Date/time: Thursday, March 16 at 9AM (pacific)
Toll free: 1-800-211-0633
Toll: 1-719-867-0485
Participant code: 942698

Agenda:

- Collect preparation information
- Determine detailed agenda based on attendance, preparation
  info, and requested slots
- Determine moderator(s) and meeting flow

Till, thanks for putting together the detailed agenda.  It looks very
full and we may have to make some priority calls.  I have incorporated
the comments from the list and here is the latest detailed agenda for
discussion on the call tomorrow.

MONDAY, April 10
----------------

 8:00 AM -  Arrival of Marriott/Lanier Shuttle
         8:00 - Coffee / Setup / Seating / Intros
         8:30 - Opening (Waldo Bastian and Till Kamppeter)
         8:40 - What is OSDL (Waldo Bastian)
         8:50 - Go over the agenda, logistics, etc. - Waldo (OSDL)

 9:00 AM -  Vision for open source printing
         9:00 - linuxprinting.org overview (Till Kamppeter)
         9:20 - FSG Open Printing Overview (Norm Jacobs)
         9:40 - PWG Overview (Harry Lewis)
        10:00 - Apple MacOS Printing Overview (Paul Danbold)
        10:20 - Roundtable - printing organizations / roles (Moderator)
        10:40 - Mandriva printing (Till Kamppeter)
        10:55 - Debian printing (Henrique de Moraes)
        11:10 - Redhat printing (Tim Waugh)
        11:25 - Roundtable - vision for Linux printing

12:00 PM -  (Working?) Lunch

 1:00 PM -  It should just work - Consistent Methods, desktop service
         1:00 - FSG OP PAPI (Norm Jacobs)
         1:15 - FSG OP JTAPI (Claudia Alimpich)
	 1:30 - FSG OP Vector Driver API (Ide Kentaro)
         1:45 - FSG OP Print Channel Manager API (Ide Kentaro)
         2:00 - Portland/freedesktop (Overview and Printing)
         2:15 - OpenUsability.org
         2:30 - KDE
         2:45 - GNOME

 3:30 PM -  Usability - printing dialog paper prototype session
         3:30 - Intro (Ellen Reitmayr)
         3:40 - KDE Usability
         3:50 - GNOME Usability
         4:00 - Printing Dialogs in Applications
         4:10 - Start of Paper Prototyping

 4:30 PM -  Working session
         4:30 - Brainstorming/Voting: Everyone writes down most
                important problems on small papers. We post thenm on the
                and then everyone can vote by sticking points onto the
                postings (as on DA Meeting in December 2005)

 5:00 PM -  Daily summary - dial-ins

 6:00 PM -  Dinner

 Alternative Suggestion for Monday:

 - Move freedesktop.org, OpenUsability.org, KDE, GNOME into working
   lunch
 - Move Brainstorming/Voting to 2:00pm


TUESDAY, April 11
-----------------

 8:00 AM -  Arrival of Marriott/Lanier Shuttle
         8:00 - Coffee / Setup / Seating / Intro
         8:50 - Go over the agenda, logistics, etc. - Waldo (OSDL)

 9:00 AM -  Hardware Support
         9:00 - Intro: Current Driver Chaos and Organizing them on
                linuxprinting.org (Till Kamppeter)
         9:15 - GhostScript (GhostScript people)
         9:25 - HP Linux Printing and Imaging (David Suffield or Shiyun
                Yie)
         9:35 - Ricoh Family and OEM (George Liu or Ulrich Wehner)
         9:45 - Gutenprint (Robert Krawitz)
         9:55 - If the Manufacturer does not Cooperate ... (Hin-Tak
                Leung)
        10:05 - Multi-Language PPDs (Michael Sweet)
        10:15 - Plug'n'Print/Auto-Install (Distro people? Till
                Kamppeter (Printerdrake)? Cristian Tibirna (KDE)?)
        10:30 - Round table

11:00 AM -  CUPS 1.2 integration
        11:00 - CUPS 1.2: Overview, What's New, ... (Mike Sweet)
        11:25 - Special options (Robert Krawitz), GhostScript,
                OpenPrinting conformance (OP people), ...
        11:?? - Round table

12:00 PM -  Lunch

 1:00 PM -  OpenPrinting.org implementation
         1:00 - FSG OP PAPI Implementation (Norm Jacobs)
         1:15 - FSG OP JTAPI Implementation (Claudia Alimpich)
         1:30 - FSG OP Status Monitoring Implementation (Ide Kentaro)
         1:45 - FSG OP Vector Driver Implementation (Ide Kentaro)
         2:00 - FSG OP Print Channel Manager Implementation (Ide
Kentaro)
         2:15 - Integration with CUPS (Mike Sweet), KDE, GNOME, apps
                ...

 3:00 PM -  Printer Testing, Issues, and Certification
         3:00 - Intro
         3:15 - Printer Testing/Certification Project Beijing
         3:30 - Testing Method, Distro-Independent
         3:45 - linuxprinting.org as Central Database for
                Testing/Certification Results?

 4:00 PM -  Working session

 5:00 PM -  Daily summary - dial-ins

 6:00 PM -  Dinner


WEDNESDAY, April 12
-------------------

 8:00 AM -  Arrival of Marriott/Lanier Shuttle
         8:00 - Coffee / Setup / Seating
         8:50 - Go over the agenda, logistics, etc. - Waldo (OSDL)

 9:00 AM -  Transition of job transfer format (PostScript to PDF)
         9:00 - Intro: Why is PDF better? (Till Kamppeter and/or Mike
                Sweet)
         9:15 - PDF use in Mac OS X (Mike Sweet or Paul Danbold)
         9:30 - Free software PDF interpreters: XPDF, Poppler,
                GhostScript, and generators: GhostScript,Scribus,
                OpenOffice.org, ...
        10:15 - Round table

11:00 AM -  Working session

12:00 PM -  Lunch

 1:00 PM -  Modularizing built-in GhostScript drivers
         1:00 - GhostScript's built-in printer and file format drivers
                (GhostScript people)
         1:10 - IJS (David Suffield or GhostScript people)
         1:20 - CUPS raster (Mike Sweet)
         1:30 - OpenPrinting vector (OP people)
         1:40 - Round table

 2:00 PM -  Working session

 3:00 PM -  Summary/wrapup - dial-ins

 4:00 PM -  Optional working sessions



ADD-ON FOR TUESDAY
------------------

The FSG Open Printing Japan folks want a single
evening teleconference on the second day (Tuesday) to
talk about implementations of Vector Driver API and
Print Channel Manager API and hear a wrap-up report on 
the Monday and Tuesday sessions.


-- 
John Cherry
Initiative Manager
503-906-1929




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