ChannelList

There are many real-time discussion channels for the Ubuntu community via the freenode IRC service. The following is a list of the channels, a brief description, and the channels contact. The contact person mentioned in this list is the contact person for channel issues. For general support questions, please ask your question in the appropriate channel:

Ubuntu support channels

Channel

Description

Contact person(s)

#ubuntu

Ubuntu help channel

IRC Council

#kubuntu

Kubuntu help channel

Riddell

#edubuntu

Edubuntu help channel

Edubuntu Council

#xubuntu

Xubuntu help channel

Xubuntu Team

#lubuntu

Lubuntu help channel

Lubuntu Team

#ubuntustudio

Ubuntu Studio help channel

zequence

#ubuntu-gnome

Ubuntu GNOME help channel

Jeremy Bicha

#ubuntu+1

Help channel for development versions

IRC Council

#ubuntu-powerpc

Ubuntu PowerPC support

#ubuntu-touch

ubuntu-phone and tablet Discussion and Support channel

popey

Ubuntu channels for discussion

Channel

Description

Contact person(s)

#ubuntu-discuss

Non-Support Ubuntu Discussion channel

IRC Council

#ubuntu-offtopic

Community related non-support discussion

IRC Council

#kubuntu-offtopic

Community related non-support discussion

Nalioth

#xubuntu-offtopic

Community related non-support discussion

Xubuntu Team

#lubuntu-offtopic

Community related non-support discussion

Lubuntu Team

#ubuntuforums

Ubuntu Forums: Forum Community chat

ForumCouncil

#ubuntu-education

Generally non-technical channel for Ubuntu in education

RichEd

#ubuntu-steam

Steam for Linux Discussion channel

bryceh

Ubuntu team channels

Channel

Description

Contact person(s)

#ubuntu-unity

Notify OSD, sound menu, keyboard menu, etc.

#ubuntu-devel

Development of Ubuntu (not support or app devel)

mdz

#xubuntu-devel

Xubuntu development coordination

Xubuntu Team

#kubuntu-devel

Kubuntu development coordination

Riddell

#ubuntustudio-devel

Ubuntu Studio development coordination

zequence

#ubuntu-accessibility

The Accessibility Team channel

TheMuso

#ubuntu-accomplishments

Ubuntu Accomplishments Project

#ubuntu-arb

Ubuntu Application Review Board

Wendar

#ubuntu-arm

Ubuntu ARM and Embedded development

Mithrandir

#ubuntu-artwork

Artwork for all Ubuntu derivatives

kwwii

#ubuntu-app-devel

Application development on Ubuntu

jono

#ubuntu-boot

Boot/Init team

Keybuk

#ubuntu-brainstorm

Ubuntu Brainstorm channel

nand

#ubuntu-bugs

Channel for Bugsquad and Bug Days

heno

#ubuntu-bugs-announce

bot announcing new bugs on Ubuntu

hggdh

#ubuntu-community-team

Ubuntu Community Teams

jono

#ubuntu-design

The Ubuntu design team

cjohnston

#ubuntu-desktop

The Ubuntu desktop team

Keybuk

#ubuntu-drupal

The Ubuntu-Drupal development/support channel

MTecknology

#ubuntu-doc

Ubuntu documentation team coordination

mdke

#ubuntu-hams

Ubuntu Hams (Amateur Radio) team

joey, sconklin

#ubuntu-h.u.c

Applications Documentation Project

DuncanLithgow

#ubuntu-eu

Discussions about Ubuntu-eu and related stuffs

Yann2,smurf

#ubuntu-folding

Discussion about Folding@Home on Ubuntu

swoody,cedwards

#ubuntu-for-all

Discussion about making Ubuntu awesome for absolutely everyone

AlanBell

#ubuntuforums-unanswered

Ubuntu Forums Unanswered posts team channel

Caboose885

#ubuntu-gsoc

Ubuntu Summer of Code discussions

randa_, dholbach

#ubuntu-hardened

Discussions on the Ubuntu hardened project

trulux

#ubuntu-helpteam

Ubuntu support team channel

coolbhavi

#ubuntu-installer

Ubuntu installer development

cjwatson

#ubuntu-iso

Discussions about Ubuntu community iso testing

heno, pochu

#ubuntu-kernel

Ubuntu kernel team coordination

lamont

#ubuntu-laptop

Ubuntu laptop development

mjg59

#ubuntu-locoteams

Coordination of all local coordination teams

smurf

#ubuntu-marketing

Marketing Team channel

jenda

#ubuntu-meeting

All meetings are held here

IRC Council

#ubuntu-mirrors

Channel for mirror administrators

Jeeves_

#ubuntu-motu

Coordination of the Ubuntu MOTU team

Hobbsee

#ubuntu-motu-school

Ubuntu MOTU team schooling channel

/sh

#ubuntu-mozillateam

Development and QA of all Mozilla Products in Ubuntu

John Vivirito

#ubuntu-news

Ubuntu News Team coordination channel (inlcuding the Fridge & UWN)

joey,akgraner

#ubuntu-newdocs

NewDocs team's channel

belkinsa

#nuubuntuteam

NU Ubuntu Team Staff Channel

jozef, maco, jdhore

#ubuntu-packaging

Packaging for Ubuntu, including new packages, PPA packages, etc.

Emmet Hikory

#ubuntu-desktop

One Hundred Paper Cuts team channel

Chris Wilson

#ubuntu-quality

Ubuntu QA team channel

balloons

#ubuntu-science

MOTU Science team and general Ubuntu science discussion

LaserJock

#ubuntu-server

Ubuntu server help and discussions

soren

#ubuntu-stack

Ubuntu Stack Exchange (askubuntu) IRC Channel

nhandler,jcastro

#ubuntu-sugarteam

Sugar packaging and development for Ubuntu

morgs

#ubuntu-toolchain

Coordination of the Ubuntu toolchain team

jbailey

#ubuntu-touch

Ubuntu gesture development

cnd

#ubuntu-translators

Coordination and discussions about Ubuntu translations

David Planella

#ubuntu-trivia

The place for challenging your geek buddies

theCore

#ubuntu-website

For Ubuntu (and related project) website discussions

newz2000

#ubuntu-women

The social channel for the Ubuntu Women project

pleia2

#ubuntu-women-project

The logged project channel for the Ubuntu Women project

akgraner

#ubuntu-x

X-related home

unknown

#ubuntu-ops

Home of the Ubuntu IRC Team managing the main channels

IRC Council

#ubuntu-irc

International Ubuntu IRC operators channel

IRC Council

#ubuntu-youth

Channel of the Ubuntu Youth Team project

Philip Ballew

#ubuntukylin-devel

UbuntuKylin development coordination

Anthony Wong

#ubuntu-ci-eng

Ubuntu CI engineering and landing coordination

Evan Dandrea

#ubuntu-ci-choo-choo

CI Train bot channel for landing coordination

Didier Roche

Local Ubuntu channels

Channel

Description

Contact person(s)

#ubuntu-dz

Algeria

ButterflyOfFire

#ubuntu-ar

Argentina

beuno marianom

#ubuntu-ast

Asturian

Marcos

#ubuntu-au

Australia

elkbuntu

#ubuntu-at

Austria

MarionSchroefl

#ubuntu-bd

Bangladesh

Ekushey

#ubuntu-be

Belgium

JanC

#ubuntu-berlin

Berlin - Germany

CasparClemensMierau ccm

#ubuntu-br

Brazil

tiagoscd, hggdh, mvuelma

#ubuntu-ca

Canada

dscassel,hypatia

#ubuntu-qc

Quebec

MagicFab

#ubuntu-ca-vn

Vancouver

rrnwexec

#ubuntu-cat

Catalan

arualavi, RainCT

#ubuntu-ch

Switzerland

stgraber

#ubuntu-ci

Côte d'Ivoire Team

Wilfried Tozan - noxprime

#ubuntu-cl

Chile

mruiz

#ubuntu-cn

Mainland China

freeflying

#ubuntu-co

Colombia

AndresMujica

#ubuntu-cr

Costa Rican Team

mayeco

#ubuntu-cy

Cyprus-Cyprus

SoteriouLoucas

#ubuntu-cym

Wales/Cymru

Chris

#ubuntu-cz

Czech Republic

ondrej

#ubuntu-de
#ubuntu-de-offtopic
#ubuntu-de+1
#edubuntu-de

Germany

juliux, smurf, ubuntu-de IRC Operatoren

#kubuntu-de
#kubuntu-de.org
#kubuntu-de-offtopic

Germany

Emonkey, serenity

#ubuntu-dk
#ubuntu-dk-snak

Denmark

soren

#ubuntu-eg

Egypt

thelinuxer, MohamedZaian

#ubuntu-es
#ubuntu-es-cafe
#kubuntu-es
#xubuntu-es
#lubuntu-es

Spanish speakers

m4v, Ubuntu ES IRC Team

#ubuntu-es-es

Spain

GatoLoko

#ubuntu-l10n-es

Ubuntu Spanish Translators team channel

Mailing List: ubuntu-es-l10n@lists.ubuntu.com
Team Leader: Ricardo Pérez López
IRC Coordinator: Evan R. Murphy

#ubuntustudio-es

Spanish Ubuntu Studio help channel

luisbg

#ubuntu-fi
#kubuntu-fi

Finland

Mirv

#ubuntu-fr
#ubuntu-fr-testing
#ubuntu-fr-meeting
#ubuntu-fr-offtopic

France / French language

Ubuntu-fr-IRC team

#ubuntu-gl

Galego

felipexil

#ubuntu-gr

Greece

AlkisGeorgopoulos

#ubuntu-hr

Croatia

ivoks

#ubuntu-hu
#ubuntu-hu-web

Hungary

phanatic

#ubuntu-ht

Haiti

MagicFab

#ubuntu-id

Indonesia

Belutz

#ubuntu-ie

Ireland

Mean-Machine, tck, Drazha

#ubuntu-il

Israel

ubuntu-il IRC operators

#ubuntu-in

India

g0sub

#ubuntu-ir

Iran

zwnj, MehdiHassanpour

#ubuntu-it
#ubuntu-it+1
#ubuntu-it-chat
#ubuntu-it-dev
#ubuntu-it-doc
#ubuntu-it-fcm
#ubuntu-it-forum
#ubuntu-it-meeting
#ubuntu-it-ops
#ubuntu-it-promo
#ubuntu-it-test
#ubuntu-it-trad

Italy

jester-

#ubuntu-jp

Japan

jkbys, burepe, hito_jp

#ubuntu-jo

Jordan

Syntux

#ubuntu-ka

Georgia

AlinuxOS

#ubuntu-ko

Korea

Atie

#ubuntu-lat

Latin America

Hord

#ubuntu-lb

Lebanon

#ubuntu-lk

Sri Lanka

Lastnode

#ubuntu-lv

Latvia

bodhi.zazen

#ubuntu-ma

Morocco

HassanElJacifi

#ubuntu-me

Montenegro

LogicalDream

#ubuntu-mm

Myanmar

kokoye2007

#ubuntu-mx

Mexico

ubuntu-mx-council

#ubuntu-my

Malaysia

#ubuntu-ni

Nicaragua

Ubuntu-ni CC

#ubuntu-nl
#ubuntu-nl-offtopic
#Ubuntu-nl-mwanzo
#ubuntu-nl-team

The Netherlands

StefandeVries

#ubuntu-no

Norway

Simira

#ubuntu-nz

New Zealand

Plug

#ubuntu-pa

Panama

mayeco

#ubuntu-pe

Peru

#ubuntu-ph

Philippines

jsgotangco

#ubuntu-pk

Pakistan

FouadRiazBajwa

#ubuntu-pl

Poland

sylwester

#ubuntu-pt

Portugal

licio

#ubuntu-qc

Quebec, Canada

MagicFab

#ubuntu-qa

Qatar

kaziweb

#ubuntu-ro

Romania

nmsa

#ubuntu-rs

Serbia

#ubuntu-ru
#ubuntu-translators-ru
#ubuntu-meeting-ru

Russia

skyrider

#ubuntu-se

Sweden

Nafallo

#xubuntu-se
#kubuntu-se

Sweden

ozamosi

#ubuntu-sg

Singapore

wickedpuppy

#ubuntu-si

Slovenia

BigWhale

#ubuntu-sk

Slovakia - forwarded to #ubuntu-cz

rejden

#ubuntu-tam

Tamil

sriramadas

#ubuntu-th

Thailand

#ubuntu-tn

Tunisia

nizarus

#ubuntu-tr

Turkey

SerkanCalis

#ubuntu-tt

Trinidad and Tobago

trinikrono

#ubuntu-tw

Taiwan

BlueT

#ubuntu-ua

Ukraine

#ubuntu-uk

United Kingdom

Gary

#ubuntu-uy

Uruguay

PabloRubianes

#ubuntu-ve

Venezuela

effie_jayx,santiago-ve

#ubuntu-vn

Vietnamese

khanh_coltech

#ubuntu-cym

Wales (Cymru)

Christoper Swift

#ubuntu-za

South Africa

#ubuntu-zw

Zimbabwe

manulite

If you start a new local channel, please adhere to the channel naming conventions.

US teams' channels

Channel

Description

Contact person(s)

#ubuntu-us

US Teams

atoponce

#ubuntu-us-ak

Alaska

hardwire

#ubuntu-us-al

Alabama

JasonSandlin MichaelRamm

#ubuntu-us-ar

Arkansas

TommyTrussell

#ubuntu-us-az

Arizona

EricArellano

#ubuntu-us-ca

California

pleia2, jdeslip, DarkwingDuck

#ubuntu-chicago

Chicago

nixternal

#ubuntu-us-co

Colorado

joey

#ubuntu-us-ct

Connecticut

DragonBite

#ubuntu-dallas

Dallas

#ubuntu-us-de

Delaware

compukid

#ubuntu-us-dc

Washington DC

mattva01, kjcole

#ubuntu-us-fl

Florida

itnet7

#ubuntu-us-ga

Georgia

boredandblogging

#ubuntu-us-hi

Hawaii

#ubuntu-houston

Houston

lthrbls

#ubuntu-illinois

Illinois

nixternal / eddieftw

#ubuntu-us-in

Indiana

schultmc

#ubuntu-kansas

Kansas

#ubuntu-us-ky

Kentucky

etank

#ubuntu-us-la

Louisiana

r2d2rogers

#ubuntu-us-ma

Massachusetts

jrib

#ubuntu-us-md

Maryland

Chuck Frain

#ubuntu-maine

Maine

#ubuntu-us-mi

Michigan

greg-g

#ubuntu-us-mn

Minnesota

tonyyarusso

#ubuntu-us-mo

Missouri

PenguinistaKC

#ubuntu-montana

Montana

bodhi_zazen

#ubuntu-us-nc

North Carolina

holstein

#ubuntu-us-ne

Nebraska

dthacker

#ubuntu-us-nh

New Hampshire

nikkiana

#ubuntu-us-nj

New Jersey

joe_cot

#ubuntu-us-nm

New Mexico

tritium

#ubuntu-us-ny

New York

ausimage

#ubuntu-us-oh

Ohio

Stephen Michael Kellat

#ubuntu-us-ok

Oklahoma

TreyBrown

#ubuntu-us-or

Oregon

#ubuntu-us-pa

Pennsylvania

BretFledderjohn

#ubuntu-us-sc

South Carolina

Flare183

#ubuntu-us-sd

South Dakota

MTecknology

#ubuntu-us-tn

Tennessee

w4ett

#ubuntu-us-tx

Texas

#ubuntu-texas-west

Texas (West)

#ubuntu-us-ut

Utah

Zelut

#ubuntu-us-wi

Wisconsin

h00k


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IRC/ChannelList (last edited 2014-02-11 15:57:58 by knome)