There's always a lot of work to do in Ubuntu's Universe and Multiverse.
Here a quick list of suggestions, where you can help out:
- Bug related:
[http://tinyurl.com/2nu8rm Universe and Multiverse bugs]. There are a lot of bugs, some might even be easy to fix.
[http://tinyurl.com/2kr36e Universe and Multiverse bugs with patches attached]. If you can help to review the patches, we'd probably get some good fixes in.
[http://tinyurl.com/2szdcv Universe and Multiverse bugs that need forwarding Upstream]. These bugs need to get forwarded upstream.
[http://tinyurl.com/2v9m9v Universe and Multiverse Fix Committed bugs]. Make sure that these Fix Committed bugs are really in the process of getting fixed.
[http://tinyurl.com/2kneqf Universe and Multiverse crasher bugs]. Let's forward them upstream and check for dups.
- Tagged bugs:
[http://tinyurl.com/368977 Universe and Multiverse bugs marked as packaging]. These bugs are all packaging related.
[http://tinyurl.com/2us2se Universe and Multiverse bugs marked as bitesize]. These bugs are for new contributors.
[http://tinyurl.com/35lwed Universe and Multiverse bugs marked as upgrade]. Bugs that request new upstream versions - please help reviewing them carefully.
[http://tinyurl.com/38akrk Universe and Multiverse bugs marked as ftbfs]. Bugs describing build failures of packages.
[http://tinyurl.com/2ueccz Universe and Multiverse bugs marked as unmdetdeps]. Bugs that indicate packages not being installable due to missing dependencies.
- Help tag bugs using the tags on ["MOTU/Bugs"].
- Packaging related:
Help to fix packages that are not installable: apt-cache -i unmet.
Incorporate Debian RC fixes: http://ajmitch.net.nz/~ajmitch/missing-fixes-rc.html