Showroom hosting , roadmap draft & design

Markus Törnqvist mjt at
Thu Aug 27 22:16:29 CEST 2009

On Thu, Aug 27, 2009 at 01:52:51PM +0200, Sebastian Krzyszkowiak wrote:
>On 8/27/09, David Reyes Samblas Martinez <david at> wrote:
>> 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.

JSON is very popular, and IMO with good reason. It maps to practically
every language and delivers exactly what's expected.

It gets my two cents.

>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.

It'd be real sweet to have some wiki or whatever for design ideas
like these.

Wonder if apt-portal would have something already in Launchpad...


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