Showroom hosting , roadmap draft & design

Sebastian Krzyszkowiak seba.dos1 at
Thu Aug 27 13:52:51 CEST 2009

On 8/27/09, David Reyes Samblas Martinez <david at> wrote:
> 2009/8/27 Sebastian Krzyszkowiak <seba.dos1 at>:
>> On 8/27/09, Risto H. Kurppa <risto at> wrote:
>>> (ps. now that SHR seems to be the #1 distro, I remember that someone
>>> somewhere said that this showroom installer could be integrated to SHR
>>> installer -> Freerunner GUI for Showroom!)
>> That was me. I think I can also help you with providing web API for
>> showroom (well, for integrating SHR Installer it's must have ;)) if
>> there is no such thing yet in apt-portal.
> Can you define what funtions has to provide that API? what format or
> returning do you expect(plain text,html), the more detailed the more
> easy to see how to do it?

Plain text, easly parsable. About functions, those are few I have
already in mind: list of categories, list of top rated apps, list of
apps from category, app details, vote. Maybe also some kind of
searching, and way to login and logout if it'll be needed.

Sebastian Krzyszkowiak

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