Jul 20 – 25, 2022
Guadalajara Connectory
US/Central timezone

How to Write a Crossword

Jul 22, 2022, 9:45 AM
Samsung Room

Samsung Room

40 Minute Presentation Application Development and Deployment


Jonathan will share his experiences building GNOME Crosswords. This app is both a stand-alone game as well as a crossword puzzle editor. Along the way, he'll share information about the Crossword ecosystem, reflect on what's changed in the GNOME development in the past decade, and talk about the challenges faced while writing this app.

Author(s) Bio

Jonathan is a long-time contributor to GNOME. He started contributing in 1997 (GNOME 0.13), and has been part of the project in various forms ever since. He has been a developer, part of the release and sysadmin teams, a director on the board, and an advisory board member. GNOME Crosswords is his second GNOME game (AisleRiot '98).

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