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Various [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Personas personas] that GiftWrap is targetted at. Note about age ranges - we can expect them to be quite wide for any of the following.This is open-source, after all.
   
   
   
 
=== Bob the developer ===
 
=== Bob the developer ===
 
 
 
 
*experienced programmer
 
*experienced programmer
*wide age range
 
 
*"Spend your time in programming not in packaging"
 
*"Spend your time in programming not in packaging"
 
**Doesn't want to learn packaging either
 
**Doesn't want to learn packaging either
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*Will package: own software
 
*Will package: own software
   
=== Mary the user ===
 
   
   
 
=== Mary the user ===
   
 
*finds a piece of software that doesn't have a .deb
 
*finds a piece of software that doesn't have a .deb
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**first goal is personal use, sharing is included
 
**first goal is personal use, sharing is included
   
=== Peter the theme artist ===
 
   
   
 
=== Peter the theme artist ===
   
 
*not much of a coder, but great design skills and tinkering ability (to understand those tricky .gtkrc files!)
 
*not much of a coder, but great design skills and tinkering ability (to understand those tricky .gtkrc files!)
 
*Will package: theme packs, wallpaper packs (may be combined)
 
*Will package: theme packs, wallpaper packs (may be combined)
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=== Sam the MOTU ===
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*rationale: ubuntu has a [https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+bugs?field.tag=needs-packaging severe lack of packagers], making packaging process easier and friendlier will help (note: we care about package quality)
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*not a computer hacker, but has time and curiosity to work their way through things

Revision as of 17:42, 30 May 2009

Various personas that GiftWrap is targetted at. Note about age ranges - we can expect them to be quite wide for any of the following.This is open-source, after all.


Bob the developer

  • experienced programmer
  • "Spend your time in programming not in packaging"
    • Doesn't want to learn packaging either
    • Or simply too lazy
  • Will package: own software


Mary the user

  • finds a piece of software that doesn't have a .deb
  • relative computer experience - can figure things out, but not an expert
  • Will package: random software from the internet that's not packaged
    • first goal is personal use, sharing is included


Peter the theme artist

  • not much of a coder, but great design skills and tinkering ability (to understand those tricky .gtkrc files!)
  • Will package: theme packs, wallpaper packs (may be combined)


Sam the MOTU

  • rationale: ubuntu has a severe lack of packagers, making packaging process easier and friendlier will help (note: we care about package quality)
  • not a computer hacker, but has time and curiosity to work their way through things