[SciPy-Dev] Scipy Central Home Page .. finally

Ralf Gommers ralf.gommers@gmail....
Sat Feb 16 09:19:40 CST 2013


On Sat, Feb 16, 2013 at 3:23 PM, Kevin Dunn <kevin.dunn@mcmaster.ca> wrote:

>
> On Sat, Feb 16, 2013 at 8:19 AM, Surya Kasturi <suryak@ieee.org> wrote:
>
>>
>>
>>
>> On Sat, Feb 16, 2013 at 6:04 PM, Ralf Gommers <ralf.gommers@gmail.com>wrote:
>>
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>> On Fri, Feb 15, 2013 at 9:24 AM, Surya Kasturi <suryak@ieee.org> wrote:
>>>
>>>> Hi there,
>>>>
>>>> Finally, I tried to make a Scipy Central design (home page) looking
>>>> close to scipy.org
>>>>
>>>> Please take a look and let me know how it is.. what could be changed
>>>> and all.
>>>>
>>>> http://ksurya.github.com/scipy-central-design/home.html
>>>>
>>>> Also: Few changes/ new features might be required like changing font
>>>> size, color, background color etc..
>>>>
>>>> Please do comment on them too!
>>>>
>>>> The rest of the pages would be looking very similar to this..
>>>>
>>>> (Note: this was the previous version
>>>> http://ksurya.github.com/scipycentral/ .. Looks a lot like search
>>>> engine and probably won't work for this site).
>>>>
>>>>
>>>> Looking for your comments.. is this has any chance of merging into
>>>> main-stream (of course with some small changes)
>>>>
>>>
>>> I think this can certainly be merged. We should however first pick up
>>> the scipy-central code, domain names, etc. that were offered by Kevin Dunn
>>> (the original author) for transfer to the community last year (
>>> http://mail.scipy.org/pipermail/scipy-dev/2012-August/017911.html)
>>>
>>> I would propose to transfer some of the domain names to NumFOCUS, and
>>> put the main scipy-central repo under github.com/scipy. I can take care
>>> of that, if everyone agrees. Then we do need to move the site to a new
>>> server and do some maintenance when needed. Is there someone who is willing
>>> to help with that?
>>>
>>
>> *Myself.*
>>
>>
>>>
>>>
>>> Ralf
>>>
>>>
>>> Actually I just want to know one thing.. is the "blue" of scipy.org a
>> kind of identity or symbol for the community/ site? Could we possibly use a
>> different kind of blue? (just asking)
>>
>>
> Hi everyone,
>
> As Ralf mentioned above, and based on a previous message I wrote (
> http://mail.scipy.org/pipermail/scipy-dev/2012-August/017911.html), the
> domains are absolutely available for transfer.
>
> Just let me know who to transfer to and when. This coming week is a good
> time frame for me to do this.
>

Does it make sense to transfer these 4 domains, and let the other ones
lapse?
scipy-central.org
scipy-central.com
scipycentral.org
scipycentral.com

Ralf


> I like the new look, thanks Surya, I'm glad you can continue on with it
> and improve the site.
>
> --
> Kevin Dunn
> Dept. of Chemical Engineering <http://chemeng.mcmaster.ca/>
> McMaster University <http://mcmaster.ca/>
> http://learnche.mcmaster.ca/contact-info
>
>
-------------- next part --------------
An HTML attachment was scrubbed...
URL: http://mail.scipy.org/pipermail/scipy-dev/attachments/20130216/e999b897/attachment.html 


More information about the SciPy-Dev mailing list