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Meeting September 5, 2007
This is the Edubuntu Team Meeting, started on 05 September 2007, 12H00 - 14H00 (Etc/GMT).
- Where are we in the development cycle:
- What was the last deadline?
- What is the next deadline ?
- Progress over the last week?
- Items needing to be sorted out for the next deadline.
- Issues needing assistance for the next deadline.
- Any Other Items under Artwork.
- Any Other Items under Documentation.
- Planned Activities for coming week.
- Where are we in the development cycle:
- Tech Report
- Bug 121547:
- Ogra noted: "ltspfs needs some updates sbalneav already prepared (a security fix)"
Wiki Page (https://wiki.ubuntu.com/EdubuntuArtwork/Volunteer):
- We'll be going with Edubuntu_global-sept307b.png as default.
- Bug 121547:
Any Other Business
- None reported.
02:02 RichEd ogra ... you ready to go with technical report ? 02:04 ogra sorry i didnt prepare anything (i have about 10h to fix bug 121547 and am under heavy pressure atm) 02:04 ubotu Launchpad bug 121547 in ltsp "[Gutsy] LTSP chroot building process hangs at 50% on Tribe1 CD" [Low,In progress] https://launchpad.net/bugs/121547 02:04 RichEd pips1: fine ... it will mainly be a short tech report ... oliver is in debug mode ... and I have another appointment soon 02:04 ogra i'll try to do it on the fly 02:04 ogra next milestone is beta release 02:04 ogra (sept 27th= 02:04 ogra ) 02:05 ogra stuff to be solved is the artwork (i think we got that, needs packaging but thats trivial) 02:05 ogra bug 121547 02:05 ubotu Launchpad bug 121547 in ltsp "[Gutsy] LTSP chroot building process hangs at 50% on Tribe1 CD" [Low,In progress] https://launchpad.net/bugs/121547 02:05 ogra and some smaller stuff (i.e. non critical bugs) 02:05 ogra ltspfs needs some updates sbalneav already prepared (a security fix) 02:06 ogra most of that stuff can happen during the next weeks, only the installer bug is high prio on my desk atm (its very very tricky and more so its very time consuming to test changes) 02:07 ogra scott is very busy on the doc front atm and uses his PPA for daily debs with the changes 02:11 RichEd hi karl 02:11 Kamping_Kaiser RichEd, hi mate 02:11 Kamping_Kaiser just noticed the meeting call :$ 02:13 RichEd ogra: is that it from you ? 02:13 ogra right 02:13 ogra beyond that we have new artwork :) 02:13 ogra please comment on the wikipage as usual 02:14 RichEd let me get the link 02:14 RichEd https://wiki.ubuntu.com/EdubuntuArtwork/Volunteer 02:14 ogra https://wiki.ubuntu.com/EdubuntuArtwork/Volunteer 02:14 ogra first ! :) 02:14 RichEd looks like we are going with Edubuntu_global-sept307b.png as default 02:14 ogra yeah 02:14 RichEd so make your comments now if you want changes :) 02:15 ogra unless someone heavily objects 02:16 RichEd also let us know which of the others should go onto the CD as optional choices 02:16 ogra the wiredubuntu one would make a beautiful usplash artwork ... but i wont have time to take care for that 02:16 ogra that would be up to kwwii 02:16 Kamping_Kaiser RichEd, my only question with that is the english on the image 02:16 RichEd ogra: what needs to be done to get that right ? can anyone else help ? 02:16 RichEd Kamping_Kaiser: let me look again ... 02:16 ogra Kamping_Kaiser, better than german or italian :) 02:17 ogra Kamping_Kaiser, what would you suggest? latin ? 02:17 Kamping_Kaiser ogra, latin has class ;) 02:17 RichEd Kamping_Kaiser: not sure ... I can ask the artist if you are interested 02:17 RichEd Kamping_Kaiser: sure ... but is it relevant for modern kids ? 02:17 Kamping_Kaiser RichEd, just a thought 02:18 RichEd Kamping_Kaiser: I'll ask where she got the text from ... 02:18 pips1 well, there is already lots of latin text, if you noticed :-) 02:18 ogra make a comment on the page :) 02:18 RichEd the olde style writing is very nice methinks 02:18 Kamping_Kaiser RichEd, i object to having <random culture> forced on me... i'm sure others do as well. 02:18 Kamping_Kaiser ogra, ok 02:18 pips1 the only english text is "cell membrane" and "cell wall" 02:19 ogra Kamping_Kaiser, but latin might be better, suggest it :) 02:19 RichEd should we offer wallpapers in different languages ? 02:19 RichEd :) 02:19 ogra ugh 02:19 Kamping_Kaiser lol 02:19 ogra thats possible with svg though 02:19 pips1 and there is a greek symbol too.. pi 02:19 Kamping_Kaiser localise it on the fly 02:19 ogra you can embed translations 02:19 ogra Kamping_Kaiser, dont laugh, its a cool concept :) 02:20 pips1 the whole artwork really says western scientific tradition.. :-) 02:20 ogra oh, as you all might have noticed, there wont be a tribe 6 CD 02:20 ogra and no freeze is going on 02:20 pips1 renaissance 02:20 ogra beyond that we work *as if* there was a tribe 6 CD 02:20 Kamping_Kaiser ogra, ii'm only half joking 02:21 ogra (thats why i am so focused on the milestoned tribe6 bug) 02:21 pips1 Kamping_Kaiser: all art is rooted in culture 02:22 pips1 Kamping_Kaiser: are you suggesting we should have a 100% culturally free artwork? 02:22 Kamping_Kaiser pips1, no. 02:22 pips1 :-) 02:22 Kamping_Kaiser i'm aware of art+cultures links. 02:23 Kamping_Kaiser its just there are some i like to be involve with/exposed to more then others 02:23 pips1 I'm sure you are, just pulling your leg 02:24 Kamping_Kaiser not sure this is culture, but i'm wearing a powercalbe as a decoration ;) 02:25 RichEd Kamping_Kaiser: well from your side ... why not try to find someone who can do us some maori art ? 02:25 pips1 ogra: what did you mean by "no freeze is going on"? 02:27 ogra pips1, we can upload to the archive all the time 02:27 ogra its not frozen for iso building 02:27 ogra that makes bugfixing a lot easier 02:27 Kamping_Kaiser RichEd, not sure, i certainly dont have any links in that area 02:28 pips1 ogra: ic, thanks for explanation 02:34 pips1 ogra: good luck with the bug fixing!ng 02:34 pips1 I got to go... 02:34 RichEd ogra: any more from you ? 02:34 ogra if nobody has additional questions i'll go back to fighting with debconf 02:35 RichEd issues or questions anyone ? 02:35 RichEd okay ... going once 02:35 Kamping_Kaiser cant think of any 02:35 RichEd okay ... going twice 02:36 RichEd thats a wrap then 02:36 RichEd thanks 02:36 ogra :) 02:36 ogra that was a quick one :) 02:37 RichEd not many people here ... hence less discussion