November2013

November 2013 Team Reports

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Ubuntu Governance

Community Council

Developer Membership Board

Forum Council

IRC Council

LoCo Council

Membership Boards

Technical Board

Ubuntu Development Teams

Reviewers Team

Xubuntu Team

  • Launched call for wallpaper submissions for 14.04
  • Put out call for testing 14.04
  • Team meetings:
  • Team updates:
    • 12.04 docs SRU is getting sponsored
    • The documentation SRU for 12.04 was sponsored by Sebastien Bacher and is working its way through the various queues
    • Noskcaj has been helping to whip catfish into shape, cleaning up the packaging, the code, and even adding a manpage
    • knome and Unit193 have been looking at translating the docs
    • File a bug against xubuntu-docs to suggest documentation enhancements for the Trusty Tahr cycle
    • QA is mostly planned for the cycle - should be plenty of room for manoeuvre for new things
    • ochosi and bluesabre have been working on upgrading parole, new plugin coming soon for mpris Smile Smile :)

    • QA mailings have started
    • and hopefully fixed packaging for parole's plugins Smile Smile :)

    • QA blogs waiting for the website
    • ochosi and knome have been working with the wallpaper contest
    • knome and Unit193 have been looking at docs translations
    • whiskermenu is backported for P, Q, R, and S in ppa:skellat/tests for those who wish to try it
    • pleia2 completed triaging website bugs this week
    • elfy has been working with organizing QA for the T cycle
    • whiskermenu is backported in the Xfce 4.10 PPA
    • pleia2 put out a call for VM-based tests to determine our actual minimum requirements
    • Xfce 4.10 PPA backport was done by mr_pouit
    • you can translate the docs at: https://translations.launchpad.net/xubuntu-docs (note that several changes and additions are going to land later this cycle)

    • Out of vUDS-1311, we may have the opportunity to ask local communities to "adopt a package" for work or testing during this cycle. LoCo Council hasn't fully set this up yet, though.

    • after discussion with ochosi, we dropped light-locker and added xfdesktop to the documentation blueprint

Ubuntu Studio

Ubuntu LoCo Teams

Argentina Team

Asturian Team

Australian Team

Belgian Team

Cameroonian Team

Canadian Team

Not much happened this month except for the IRC meeting, but what a meeting! Thanx again to the LoCo Council members and LoCo Team Contacts who helped us find strategies to improve participation.

Catalan Team

  • November 1st: irc meeting talking about the release party, last details.
  • November 7th: Interview by Flix Radio with a LoCo team member about upcoming Saucy Salamander release party.

  • November 9th: Saucy Salamander release party in FLix, Ribera d'Ebre, Catalonia.

  • November 15th Ubuntu install party in Caldes de Montbui, Vall├Ęs, Catalonia.
  • November 16th: irc meeting about how well the Saucy release party went.

China Team

Chilean Team

Ubuntu Colombia

Czech Team

  • preparations for next Ubuntu beer session in Prague
  • preparations for official session of Ubuntu Civic society in Prague (summarize this year, new members, chairman etc.)

Danish Team

Dutch Team

Ecuador Team

French Team

German Kubuntu Team

Greek Team

Report of November 2013

  • Ubuntu Greece received a copy of the book "The Official Ubuntu Server Book (3rd Ed.)" as a sponsorship of Prentice Hall

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Honduras Team

Hungarian Team

Indian Team

Ubuntu Ireland

Ubuntu Israel

Japanese Team

Korean Team

Montenegro Team

  • Ongoing discussions on FB group and Forum
  • Blog/News feed, 21 article
  • Participating and contributing to local TV program called "Surfuj pametno!". Two episodes in November feature Ubuntu and OSS!!!

Nicaraguan Team

Norwegian team

Philippine Team

Quebec Team

Romanian Team

Russian Team

Serbian Team

* Ubuntu hour - lectures for beginners were held in Belgrade haklab, every Tuesday.

* On Saturday 09th Ubuntu LoCo were present at LUGoNS Cripto party

* On Friday 15th, Ubuntu 13.10 Saucy Salamander install day was held in Belgrade haklab.

* On Friday 22nd, Ubuntu install day with annoucement about Ubuntu 14.10 Trusty Tahr was held in Belgrade haklab.4

* On Saturday 3rd, 10th, 17th and 27th November, Administration team meeting was held.

South African Ubuntu team

  • Mon, 25 November: Monthly IRC Meet -- Minutes

Swedish Team

* 2013-11-25: Ordinary IRC meeting, minutes from the meeting.

Swiss Team

Ubuntu Tunisian LoCo Team

  • Install party & workshops Ubuntu-Drupal

  • Participation in the National Free Software Conference 2013
  • Contribute to the planification and the installation of a Mesh Network at Sayada city, event organized by CLibre Association and Open Technology Institut

Ubuntu United Kingdom LoCo Team

United States Teams

US Teams Project

Ubuntu California

Ubuntu Chicago LoCo Team

District of Columbia Team

Florida LoCo Team

Iowa Team

New York State Team

Ubuntu North Carolina LoCo Team

Ohio Team

Oregon Team

Pennsylvania Team

Virginia Team

Washington Team

Wisconsin Team

Ubuntu Venezuela Team

Zimbabwe Team

Additional Ubuntu Teams

Ubuntu Accessibility Team

Ubuntu Beginners Team

Ubuntu Classroom Team

Ubuntu NGO Team

Ubuntu Women Team

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