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Add project vision to Readme #1935
This is a rough first pass at memorializing some of the project vision discussed in #1929.
Often times, as projects grow and gain popularity, it's helpful to have a short description of the project's vision and design philosophy to serve as a lense through which to evaluate proposed features and approaches.
I also tried to update the project description a bit, to better reflect how its often being used today. FWIW, it looks like the blurb hasn't been updated in five years
What I was trying to reflect:
Again, a very rough first pass, but thought it was at least worth getting the conversation started if there was interest in writing down some of the unsaid assumptions that surround the project's ethos.
@benbalter I dig it, but I both was at the meeting yesterday and maintain the project, so I'm very familiar with its goals already. Would you mind spreading this around to folks who aren't as familiar with the product? I'll tweet from
@redhotvengeance I'd probably suggest making comments or line-comments here so that they have more visibility as I'd imagine more stakeholders would follow the issue here, then follow my fork.
If, e.g., you make a line comment and say
Again, very much a rough, first pass to start the conversation, so thoughts/suggestions very much encouraged.