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  • Rick Spencer (rickspencer3) - chair
  • Alexander Sack (asac)
  • Arne Goetje (ArneGoetje)

  • Bryce Harrington (bryce)
  • Chris Cheney (calc)
  • Jonathan Riddell (Riddell)
  • Ken VanDine (kenvandine)

  • Martin Pitt (pitti)
  • Sebastien Bacher (seb128)
  • Till Kamppeter (tkamppeter)



  • Outstanding actions from last meeting
  • Release Bugs / Release Status
  • i965
  • Review activity reports
  • Any other business

Outstanding actions from last meeting

  • ACTION: Everyone to put their UDS topics on the wiki
    • Result: The deadline has been extended to end of next week
  • ACTION: ArneGoetje to follow up with Riddell to ensure that 355814 is fixed

    • Result: Fix Released
  • ACTION: seb128 to investigate 338982
    • Result: Fix Release

Actions from this meeting

Release Bugs / Release Status


If you have access to an i965 machine, please help get this bug fixed asap.

  • Can you repro the bug?
  • Add your experience and specs to the bug

Activity reports

Alexander Sack (asac)

  • Release:
    • fixed buffer overflow which made fortify prevent kompozer from starting in jaunty (LP: #347779)
    • investigate ia32libs post-RC regression; narrow down to gtk+ RC regression; discuss and evaluate overall impact for jaunty and apply workaround fix on ia32libs side (LP: #364074)
    • fixed and upstreamed patch for "networkmanager applet crashes on conn-editor cancel" (LP: #361115)
    • work with and support Michael (mvo) on fixing "network downed during" intrepid-jaunty upgrade - which got more severe when we noticed that this caused upgrade failures for flashplugin; fix for update-manager now in jaunty-proposed (LP: #361115)
    • cut stable bzr branches for xulrunner/firefox/network-manager*/ubufox and others
    • huge amount of bug triage for network-manager (and also firefox)
  • More Duties:
    • preparing firefox/xulrunner security updates; sync with debian
    • re-introduce and welcome Hilario (hjmf) into new mozillateam procedures who was out of the team for a few month
    • fix daily xulrunner 1.9.2
    • some gwibber work with kenvandine
    • replay security debdiffs uploaded by sec team a while back to stable networkmanager bzr branches
    • update modemmanager enabled NM 0.7.1 build in PPA

Arne Goetje (ArneGoetje)

Bryce Harrington (bryce)

Chris Cheney (calc)

Jonathan Riddell (Riddell)

Ken VanDine (kenvandine)

  • Packaging work fro OLS
  • Backported MI patches for gwibber to 0.8
  • Backported twitter API changes to gwibber to 0.8
  • Investigated compiz regressions, worked with upstream bug is actually in libX11
  • Install testing
  • Xorg intel driver testing
  • Karmic perparation

Working on
  • Install testing
  • Karmic preparation and blueprints
  • Follow up on upstream bugs

Martin Pitt (pitti)

Sebastien Bacher (seb128)

Till Kamppeter (tkamppeter)

  • Jaunty SRU for system-config-printer to make automatic firmware download via hp-plugin work with HPLIP 3.9.2 (bug #363522).
  • Jaunty SRU for CUPS to let the pstopdf filter apply the default paper size as some apps send PostScript without paper size requests (bug #357732)

  • Answered to bug reports.


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