Alright, I've reached out.

Probably a TL;DR post, but I hope it gets the general message across.

http://www.kvraudio.com/forum/viewtopic.php?f=74&t=401346

-Tres

- Tres.Finocchiaro@gmail.com


On Fri, Jan 17, 2014 at 9:06 PM, Tobiasz Karoń <unfa00@gmail.com> wrote:

Reaching out won't hurt us. I don't know if KVR people would want to work with us, but the Zyn guys probably will ;)


On 17 Jan 2014 04:08, "Tres Finocchiaro" <tres.finocchiaro@gmail.com> wrote:
>
> @Jonathan,
>
> If you're asking me, I can take a swing at it.
>
> I don't have the history and reputation with the KVR or Zyn community, but I'll try.  I know the basics of formation at least.
>
> -Tres
>
> - Tres.Finocchiaro@gmail.com
>
>
> On Thu, Jan 16, 2014 at 6:57 PM, Tobiasz Karoń <unfa00@gmail.com> wrote:
>>
>> I think joining forces with ZynAddSubFX people is a good idea. I think Zyn needs a lot of work too, we could motivate each other and learn together.
>>
>> I may ask Paul Nasca what he'd think of that.
>>
>> On 16 Jan 2014 16:18, "Tres Finocchiaro" <tres.finocchiaro@gmail.com> wrote:
>>>
>>> As convenient as this would be, it seems like it would complicate structure and formation of LMMS goals.
>>>
>>> I would vote to team with something like KVR audio or ZynSubAddFX members.  They're the community that could take LMMS forward, in my opinion.
>>>
>>> -Tres
>>>
>>> - Tres.Finocchiaro@gmail.com
>>>
>>>
>>> On Thu, Jan 16, 2014 at 10:09 AM, Jonathan Aquilina <eagles051387@gmail.com> wrote:
>>>>
>>>> Thinking about it, I wonder if we could become a part of the blender
>>>> foundation. Yes its a 3d animation program, but obviously for any animated
>>>> films they need a sound track etc.
>>>>
>>>> What do you guys think Should I contact them?
>>>>
>>>> On Thursday 16 January 2014 14:12:12 Tobiasz Karoń wrote:
>>>> > LMMS Foundation?
>>>> > Isn't it gonna cost a lot of time and money to start and run?
>>>> >
>>>> > Maybe I'd be sufficient to first find an existing one to look over LMMS. I
>>>> > wonder what is optimal.
>>>> >
>>>> > Maybe separating from it later would be problematic, and that's why we
>>>> > should stay "independent"? However I think cooperation is gonna help
>>>> > everyone.
>>>> >
>>>> > Also I've already got a friendly and trusted foundation that'd like to help
>>>> > us out, as I wrote in another thread (search for "sirmacik").
>>>> >
>>>> > On 16 Jan 2014 11:55, "Jonathan Aquilina" <eagles051387@gmail.com> wrote:
>>>> > > A foundation is something I do want to setup for this project eventually.
>>>> > > I
>>>> > > need to discuss logistics with toby.
>>>> > >
>>>> > > On Thursday 16 January 2014 13:30:16 Sam Duff wrote:
>>>> > > > Good points Tres, and I agree.
>>>> > > >
>>>> > > > Also, if we're going to look at purchasing domain names and hosting, it
>>>> > > > would be worth looking at setting up an LMMS 'Organisation' kind of like
>>>> > > > KDE and transfer 'ownership' of such things to the Organisation. That
>>>> > > > way
>>>> > > > we can neatly avoid any possible disputes down the track. I've seen this
>>>> > > > unfortunately happen in other open source projects and it isn't pretty.
>>>> > > >
>>>> > > > Initially I don't think this is an issue (scaling up too quickly), but
>>>> > >
>>>> > > it's
>>>> > >
>>>> > > > something to consider and keep in mind for the near future (1 - 2 years)
>>>> > > > should LMMS keep growing.
>>>> > > >
>>>> > > > Kind regards,
>>>> > > >
>>>> > > > Sam Duff
>>>> > > >
>>>> > > >
>>>> > > > On Thu, Jan 16, 2014 at 1:01 PM, Tres Finocchiaro <
>>>> > > >
>>>> > > > tres.finocchiaro@gmail.com> wrote:
>>>> > > > > @Sam,
>>>> > > > >
>>>> > > > > I rose this same CMS question on the user's list in regards to heading
>>>> > > > > down the Worpress path too quickly.
>>>> > > > >
>>>> > > > > Having recently evaluated the major CMSs, (Even the microsoft-only
>>>> > >
>>>> > > ones) I
>>>> > >
>>>> > > > > too have a hard time allowing Wordpress get picked without some
>>>> > > > > justification behind it.
>>>> > > > >
>>>> > > > > Off-topic, but I just searched LMMS.NET <http://lmms.net/> and it's
>>>> > > > > available for the cheap price of $1800.  Renewal price is $10 for next
>>>> > > > > year. :)
>>>> > > > >
>>>> > > > > I'm Tres by the way.  New to the dev list.  Joined per recent
>>>> > > > > recommendation due to the low activity on the user's list.
>>>> > > > >
>>>> > > > > -Tres
>>>> > > > >
>>>> > > > >
>>>> > > > >
>>>> > > > >
>>>> > > > >
>>>> > > > > - Tres.Finocchiaro@gmail.com
>>>> > > > >
>>>> > > > > On Wed, Jan 15, 2014 at 8:49 PM, Sam Duff <skduff@gmail.com> wrote:
>>>> > > > >> Hi Jonathan,
>>>> > > > >>
>>>> > > > >> With regards to the new website and LSP2, are there any general
>>>> > >
>>>> > > plans? I
>>>> > >
>>>> > > > >> wouldn't mind having a quick discussion about the
>>>> > >
>>>> > > technologies/frameworks
>>>> > >
>>>> > > > >> used. Things like the primary language used, the CMS (Wordpress,
>>>> > >
>>>> > > Drupal,
>>>> > >
>>>> > > > >> other), DB, etc.
>>>> > > > >>
>>>> > > > >> From the look of things you're going to continue the LSP2 as
>>>> > > > >> Python+Django?
>>>> > > > >>
>>>> > > > >> Also, speaking from personal experience, I wouldn't jump at using
>>>> > > > >> Wordpress for the CMS. Something more customisable/general and stable
>>>> > > > >> would
>>>> > > > >> be worth a look.
>>>> > > > >>
>>>> > > > >> As stated earlier, I'm happy to contribute code to this effort. I've
>>>> > >
>>>> > > not
>>>> > >
>>>> > > > >> used Python extensively, but I would like to contribute to LSP2 as
>>>> > >
>>>> > > well.
>>>> > >
>>>> > > > >> I
>>>> > > > >> had a few ideas for that a year or so ago and couldn't procure access
>>>> > >
>>>> > > to
>>>> > >
>>>> > > > >> the code at the time.
>>>> > > > >>
>>>> > > > >> Kind regards,
>>>> > > > >>
>>>> > > > >> Sam Duff
>>>> > >
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>>>> > >
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>>>> > > > >> trk _______________________________________________
>>>> > > > >> LMMS-devel mailing list
>>>> > > > >> LMMS-devel@lists.sourceforge.net
>>>> > > > >> https://lists.sourceforge.net/lists/listinfo/lmms-devel
>>>> > > >
>>>> > > > Kind regards,
>>>> > > >
>>>> > > > Sam Duff
>>>> > > >
>>>> > > >
>>>> > > > On Thu, Jan 16, 2014 at 1:01 PM, Tres Finocchiaro <
>>>> > > >
>>>> > > > tres.finocchiaro@gmail.com> wrote:
>>>> > > > > @Sam,
>>>> > > > >
>>>> > > > > I rose this same CMS question on the user's list in regards to heading
>>>> > > > > down the Worpress path too quickly.
>>>> > > > >
>>>> > > > > Having recently evaluated the major CMSs, (Even the microsoft-only
>>>> > >
>>>> > > ones) I
>>>> > >
>>>> > > > > too have a hard time allowing Wordpress get picked without some
>>>> > > > > justification behind it.
>>>> > > > >
>>>> > > > > Off-topic, but I just searched LMMS.NET and it's available for the
>>>> > >
>>>> > > cheap
>>>> > >
>>>> > > > > price of $1800.  Renewal price is $10 for next year. :)
>>>> > > > >
>>>> > > > > I'm Tres by the way.  New to the dev list.  Joined per recent
>>>> > > > > recommendation due to the low activity on the user's list.
>>>> > > > >
>>>> > > > > -Tres
>>>> > > > >
>>>> > > > >
>>>> > > > >
>>>> > > > >
>>>> > > > >
>>>> > > > > - Tres.Finocchiaro@gmail.com
>>>> > > > >
>>>> > > > > On Wed, Jan 15, 2014 at 8:49 PM, Sam Duff <skduff@gmail.com> wrote:
>>>> > > > >> Hi Jonathan,
>>>> > > > >>
>>>> > > > >> With regards to the new website and LSP2, are there any general
>>>> > >
>>>> > > plans? I
>>>> > >
>>>> > > > >> wouldn't mind having a quick discussion about the
>>>> > >
>>>> > > technologies/frameworks
>>>> > >
>>>> > > > >> used. Things like the primary language used, the CMS (Wordpress,
>>>> > >
>>>> > > Drupal,
>>>> > >
>>>> > > > >> other), DB, etc.
>>>> > > > >>
>>>> > > > >> From the look of things you're going to continue the LSP2 as
>>>> > > > >> Python+Django?
>>>> > > > >>
>>>> > > > >> Also, speaking from personal experience, I wouldn't jump at using
>>>> > > > >> Wordpress for the CMS. Something more customisable/general and stable
>>>> > > > >> would
>>>> > > > >> be worth a look.
>>>> > > > >>
>>>> > > > >> As stated earlier, I'm happy to contribute code to this effort. I've
>>>> > >
>>>> > > not
>>>> > >
>>>> > > > >> used Python extensively, but I would like to contribute to LSP2 as
>>>> > >
>>>> > > well.
>>>> > >
>>>> > > > >> I
>>>> > > > >> had a few ideas for that a year or so ago and couldn't procure access
>>>> > >
>>>> > > to
>>>> > >
>>>> > > > >> the code at the time.
>>>> > > > >>
>>>> > > > >> Kind regards,
>>>> > > > >>
>>>> > > > >> Sam Duff
>>>> > >
>>>> > > -------------------------------------------------------------------------
>>>> > >
>>>> > > > >> ----- CenturyLink Cloud: The Leader in Enterprise Cloud Services.
>>>> > > > >> Learn Why More Businesses Are Choosing CenturyLink Cloud For
>>>> > > > >> Critical Workloads, Development Environments & Everything In Between.
>>>> > > > >> Get a Quote or Start a Free Trial Today.
>>>> > >
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>>>> > >
>>>> > > > >> trk _______________________________________________
>>>> > > > >> LMMS-devel mailing list
>>>> > > > >> LMMS-devel@lists.sourceforge.net
>>>> > > > >> https://lists.sourceforge.net/lists/listinfo/lmms-devel
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