We had some brainstorming sessions today about the update mechanism that will be part of Magnolia 3.1.
We put our ideas down in mindmaps. While that format might not be ideal to read for someone who did not participate in the meetings, we also see it as a good compromise between ease of creation, maintenance and usefulness, as opposed to long-ish spec-ish text documents. We'll be happy to provide info or clarify points that are not clear by themselves, and/or discuss any of them.
The first one is an attempt to list all the problems to solve and features we'd like to see in there:
The seconds focuses more on technical or practical aspects, with some decisions being taken or viewpoints being adopted: