0.96/Feature List

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Proposed Features for 0.96

These features have been proposed for the Sugar 0.96 Release cycle and await approval.

Owner Name Summary
Simon Schampijer Transfer to many This Feature will allow to transfer a Journal item to more than one person at the same time.
Gonzalo Odiard Global Text to Speech When the user press Alt+Shift+S the currently selected text should be said by the computer.
Simon Schampijer Can share This feature will make it clearer if an activity can collaborate or not.
Simon Schampijer Display Device A frame device to control the display. The idea is to add their an option to change the brightness and to take a screenshot. Both actions are only available via the keyboard as of today.
Walter Bender Write to Jornal anytime Replacement for the Naming Alert that lets you write to the Journal at any time while working on an activity.
Gonzalo Odiard Features/Journal_data_tagged_private_or_public
Walter Bender Features/Multiple_home_views
Walter Bender Features/Thumbs_View_in_Journal
Walter Bender Features/Background_image_on_home_view
Walter Bender Features/Journal_Volume_Toolbar_enhancement
Walter Bender Features/Activity_specific_metadata_in_Journal

Accepted Features for 0.96

These features have been accepted by the Release Manager for the Sugar 0.96 Release.

Owner Complete Name Summary Updated
Gonzalo Odiard 0% Evince Introspection Bindings The pygtk bindings used until F14 to use the evince backend in Read activity, are no longer present in F16. We need use the new gi based bindings. 1-Nov-2011
Manuel Quiñones 0% Port Browse to use WebKit through introspection Browse and related components are switching to WebKit as its back-end technology provider. 1-Nov-2011
Simon Schampijer 0% GTK3 Sugar needs to rebase itself on new generations of its key underlying technologies: GTK+ 3 and PyGObject Introspection. 1-Nov-2011

Feature Process

  • The process for adding, proposing, and accepting new features into Sugar is on the Features/Policy page.
  • The deadline for proposing and completing new features is the Feature Freeze on the 0.96/Roadmap
  • Feature pages in process but not targeted for a particular release can be found in Category:Feature Page Incomplete