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On Holiday: Scott James Remnant, James Westby


  • Lightning Round
    • 2-4 sentences on current work/roadblocks
  • Outstanding actions from last meeting

Outstanding actions from last meeting


Actions from this meeting

Chair for next meeting

Activity reports

Barry Warsaw

Colin Watson

Evan Dandrea

Gary Lasker

Software Center

  • Finished up performance and user experience improvements for app reselect. Selected app now tracked per category/subcategory. Branch reviewed by mvo and merged.
  • In progress - key navigation feature, up one level on
    • backspace (LP: #509783)


  • US Holiday Monday
  • Time allocation this week
    • Platform team 40%, OEM team 40%, Holiday 20%
  • OEM engineering meeting

James Westby

Loïc Minier


  • Worked a while on fixing qemu-kvm armel build failures
  • Worked on rebasing/fixing/completing misc qemu patches including
    • linux-user uname emulation and various configure fixes


  • Looked into misc vm-builder issues, notably why it depends on devscripts (calls rmadison for xen kernel name)
  • Expenses
  • Chaired Foundations meeting and helped with Release meeting
  • Replaced netcat-traditional with netcat-openbsd in seeds to avoid getting two netcats with the virt-host task
  • Fixed some logcheck issues I was hitting on two hosts and sent patches to Debian; bug triage
  • Reviewed pbuilder --profile patches from contributor
  • Refreshed grub2 support patch originally by cjwatson for vmbuilder; now segfauts in grub2
  • Fixed a bunch of old and annoying bugs in vmbuilder; tested lucid vmbuilder and fixed a broken patch
  • Poked small things in unattended-upgrades
  • MIRs: kasumi (spent quite some time providing autofoo fixes and guidance), python-keyring, edbus, efreet, libvdpau,

Matthias Klose

Michael Vogt

Scott James Remnant

Steve Langasek