[Telepathy] Telepathy-people renamed to Folks (was Re: Early draft of Telepathy-People architecture)
travis.reitter at collabora.co.uk
Tue Apr 27 08:58:02 PDT 2010
The project has been renamed to Folks, so I've updated the wiki page
(and git repository name) accordingly:
Telepathy is certainly an important part of the project, but we didn't
want to convey the idea that this project is meant to only pull together
On Wed, 2010-04-21 at 22:44 -0700, Travis Reitter wrote:
> Hi everyone,
> I'm working on a high-level library, named libtelepathy-people, to make
> people-based applications a lot easier to write.
> The general idea is there will be a number of back-ends (initially
> Telepathy connection managers, but eventually other types of storage,
> like Evolution Data Server, Facebook, what-have-you) and
> Telepathy-People will assemble and notify about full people (made up of
> metadata from one or more sources). These people objects
> (Tpp.Individuals) will give applications easy access to peoples'
> metadata and make it easy to communicate with them.
> I've written up an early, high-level overview here (with links to the
> current source):
> telepathy mailing list
> telepathy at lists.freedesktop.org
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