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= Chicago Ubuntu Team = #format wiki
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Ubuntu users in the Chicago land area are currently trying to organize and create a Chicago Ubuntu Team. If you are in the Chicago land are and are possibly interested, please post your name and contact below, as well as visit us in the [http://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=159657/ Forums]. == Team Info ==
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=== Vision Statement ===
Our first priority is to help Market Ubuntu to our community.
Our second goal is to create a local community we’re users can connect.
The '''Ubuntu Chicago Local Communty Team''' is a group of volunteers and activists organized around the Ubuntu Linux operating system. We advocate [[DigitalRights|digital rights]] and [[DigitalFreedom|digital freedom]], and promote Ubuntu as a step towards achieving this.
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=== Initial Posting by Mike Greenwood ===
I propose a team with a initial goal of spreading the Ubuntu word to friends, family, Schools, Businesses, and Churches.
We support and connect users throughout the Chicagoland area, and our [[LoCoTeams|LoCo Team]] is one of the [[USTeams]]. Together we utilize the structure, standards, and tools created by the various teams within the Ubuntu community as a means to further our involvement with Free Software, and to support users in our community. The Chicago Team operates in accordance to the [[https://launchpad.net/codeofconduct/1.0.1|Ubuntu Code of Conduct]].
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I already know of one company that is looking at Dapper as a replacement for XP, (this decision based off of one convert in the company). #### ==== Ubuntu Illinois Local Community Team ====
#### The '''Ubuntu Chicago Lo``Co Team''' is a sub-team of the [[IllinoisTeam|Ubuntu Illinois LoCo Team]].
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Other roles of this team can be organized support for team members and possibily contributing support in the documentation arena.
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[http://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=159657/ Chicago Team Forum Thread] == Team Status ==
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The '''Ubuntu Chicago Local Community Team''' has recently held some cool activities, and we're setting up new projects for the near future! Take a look through our [[ChicagoTeam/Meetings|Meetings]] page and our [[ChicagoTeam/TeamReports|Team Reports]] to see what we've been up to!
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Anyone idea's for a custom Chicago/Ubuntu icon? For a list of all active members of the Chicago Loco, please check our active roster [[https://launchpad.net/~ubuntu-chicago/+members#active|HERE]].
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== Suggestions Box ==
 * Look at creating a Lauchpad Team and start fielding support issues, bug reports, and bounty hunting. -- RichJonson [[DateTime(2006-06-15T01:33:40Z)]]
 * Get on irc.freenode.net and join either #kubuntu, #ubuntu, or #edubuntu and help out with tech support questions -- RichJonson [[DateTime(2006-06-15T01:33:40Z)]]
 * Create a #Ubuntu-Chicago channel to use for online meetings -- RichJonson [[DateTime(2006-06-15T01:33:40Z)]]
 * Join #ubuntu-marketing on irc.freenode.net and get over to [http://www.ubuntupeople.com/ ubuntupeople], check out MarketingTeam wiki page -- RichJonson [[DateTime(2006-06-15T01:33:40Z)]]
 * Order your free CD's via [https://shipit.ubuntu.com/ Ubuntu ShipIt], [https://shipit.kubuntu.org/ Kubuntu ShipIt], or [https://shipit.edubuntu.org/ Edubuntu ShipIt]. -- RichJonson [[DateTime(2006-06-15T01:33:40Z)]]
 * Get it up and running, and since the initial contact for this team is Mike Greenwood, communicate with him and possibly create a Chicago LoCoTeams -- RichJonson [[DateTime(2006-06-15T01:33:40Z)]]
== Team Members ==
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---- The Chicago Loco consists of many Ubuntu users from all over the Chicagoland area. We come from all walks of life, and all have varied backgrounds. The one thing we do share in common is our passion for helping to make the Ubuntu community better. For a list of our current and active members, take a look at our [[https://launchpad.net/~ubuntu-chicago/+members#active|LaunchPad Roster]].
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=== Persons Interested in Chicago Team ===
 * Mike Greenwood - [[MailTo(mjgreenwood AT gmail DOT com, mjgreenwood at gmail dot com)]]
 * J.J. - [[MailTo(linuxlover AT myway DOT com, linuxlover at myway dot com)]]
 * Mr. Jonathan R. Swanciger - [[MailTo(jswanc2 AT uic DOT edu, jswanc2 at uic dot edu)]]
 * Matthew Guenard - [[MailTo(nardo69 AT sbcglobal DOT net, nardo69 at sbcglobal dot net)]]
 * RichJohnson - [[MailTo(nixternal AT gmail DOT com, nixternal at gmail dot com)]]
 
=== OK CHICAGO folks, what apps are you using??? What problems (if any) are you having? ===
== Joining the Team ==
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 * I use Gimp, Freeciv, and the openoffice apps quite frequently, they work flawlessly to say the least! The only real problem I have encountered is with my scanner and Xsane. I have a HP Photosmart 2575 all-in-one, I can print perfectly, but when I try to scan with Xsane my printer errors out. I get the BSOD on the lil 2 inch LCD, so thats what I'm workin on right now. If you are interested in joining us, please add yourself to our [[https://launchpad.net/~ubuntu-chicago|Launchpad group]], and get in touch with us via the [[https://wiki.ubuntu.com/ChicagoTeam/ContactUs|'Contact Us']] page. You may also want to take a look at the [[/NewMember|New Member]] page for information you may find useful.
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 * Using Kubuntu 6.06 LTS (2 desktops & 1 Laptop), Ubuntu 6.06 LAMP (2 servers). I use everything that begins with 'K'. I also use, amaroK, Gimp, IRSSI, Kopete, Firefox, Kdevelop, Quanta, OpenOffice 2, Scribus, digiKam, XnView, Gobby, Emacs, VMware Server & Workstation, and many more. I am on various Ubuntu/Kubuntu teams and I am always at the [https://launchpad.net/ Launchpad] fielding support questions, bug reports, and specifications. - -- nixternal [[DateTime(2006-06-15T01:33:40Z)]]
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 * Like most I use Firefox & Open Office for most desktop needs. I use stream tuner, stream ripper to rip MP3 from interenet radio, I use Beep Media Player, GTKpod, Amarok, Audacity, Scribus and of course the Gimp. Greenwom
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Team Info

The Ubuntu Chicago Local Communty Team is a group of volunteers and activists organized around the Ubuntu Linux operating system. We advocate digital rights and digital freedom, and promote Ubuntu as a step towards achieving this.

We support and connect users throughout the Chicagoland area, and our LoCo Team is one of the USTeams. Together we utilize the structure, standards, and tools created by the various teams within the Ubuntu community as a means to further our involvement with Free Software, and to support users in our community. The Chicago Team operates in accordance to the Ubuntu Code of Conduct.

Team Status

The Ubuntu Chicago Local Community Team has recently held some cool activities, and we're setting up new projects for the near future! Take a look through our Meetings page and our Team Reports to see what we've been up to!

For a list of all active members of the Chicago Loco, please check our active roster HERE.

Team Members

The Chicago Loco consists of many Ubuntu users from all over the Chicagoland area. We come from all walks of life, and all have varied backgrounds. The one thing we do share in common is our passion for helping to make the Ubuntu community better. For a list of our current and active members, take a look at our LaunchPad Roster.

Joining the Team

If you are interested in joining us, please add yourself to our Launchpad group, and get in touch with us via the 'Contact Us' page. You may also want to take a look at the New Member page for information you may find useful.

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