Weekly Summary

  • Software Updater's UI got a revamp (mterry)
  • Fixed autologin's presentation in System Settings; hide for ecryptfs users and show as ON if it is on (mterry)
  • Unity Greeter finally has a 13.04 logo (mterry)
  • Workrave finally works in Unity (mterry)
  • Reducing memory usage of friends-service by creating a light weight service in vala that hosts the Dee.SharedModel. This provides a significant memory reduction, on the order of 11x (kenvandine)

  • Finished up dual builds for qt4/qt5 for UOA (kenvandine)
  • Still working on pulseaudio 3.0 issues particularly related to ARM and the

    pandaboard. (TheMuso)

  • More PulseAudio Nexus testing. (TheMuso)


  • Insert things to discuss at meeting here..

Product strategy integration


  • Didrocks is on holiday
  • Mike is trying to help with test failures holding back the unity stack from daily releases

Indicators & Themes


Open input framework


  • Proprietary driver SRU verifications. There are now a tangle of various driver updates blocked on awaiting verification. Trying to do verification ourselves to get things moving forward again. (tseliot/sarvatt/bryce)
  • xdiagnose updates and SRUs (bryce)
  • Private project development/testing (raof/bryce)
  • Investigating feasibility of NVIDIA delivering the 1.14 ABI update for -tegra, vs. us staying on 1.13 for raring (bryce)
  • Completed LTS stack transition to -updates (mlankhorst)

IRC log Western edition

IRC log Eastern edition

DesktopTeam/Meeting/2013-01-29 (last edited 2013-01-31 10:09:13 by mlankhorst)