October 2014 Team Reports
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- Meeting 2014-10-02
- Ubuntu Membership Board catch up
- Kubuntu Council catch up
- Meeting 2014-10-16
- No agenda, everyone getting ready for release, meeting skipped
Developer Membership Board
An update from the Forums Council for October 2014
Update on the closing and archiving of inactive Loco subforums that has been done. Emailed firstname.lastname@example.org
- New default avatars uploaded by canonical-sysadmins.
- No new Ubuntu Member applications this month.
- Forum was 10 ... we allowed users with less than 10 posts (spam precautions) to choose Custom Avatars
- Brought back a cleaned up and rejigged other support area
- Started writing blog posts - syndicated to Planet Ubuntu
- Changed level to enable usertitle editing from 3500 posts to 2000 posts
Ubuntu Development Teams
- Team Meetings
- Team Updates
- Final Beta testing 64bit 9 install tests, 6 livesession and 3 post install tests
- Final Beta testing 32bit 9 install tests, 7 livesession and 2 post install tests
Final Beta testing Team Testing - (excluding XPL & QA Lead) - 5 team members (50%) tested images during Final Beta, 3 outside team tested. 10 total.
- bug 1375893 needs to be sorted soon
- vm bug(s) still present - should be fixed tomorrow (2/10)
- knome has worked on improving the process documentation
skellat has continued AskUbuntu patrol and the question mis-tagging where xubuntu is tagged instead of something else remains fairly high
- Testing is still in the doldrums
- RC testing isn't likely to be around till the weekend earliest
- skellat and brainwash have been doing bug sorting/reassignments
- knome has been working with elfy et al. planning the QA processes and improvements for the V cycle and beyond
- bluesabre has uploaded some translation updates and bugfixes for packages
- unixstickers has sold plenty of Xubuntu items, so we just need to let them know what we want for the reward based QA program
unixstickers will also be producing t-shirts soon, production info here: http://www.unixstickers.com/tshirts/underground-t-shirts/the-ultimate-pirate-bay-tshirt
- Image testing has been better for the final image
- Vivid branches for each xubuntu package/project are now open
- Vivid series are up on the QA trackers
Daily builds of xubuntu-artwork, xubuntu-default-settings, and (soon) xubuntu-docs for Vivid are up at https://launchpad.net/~xubuntu-dev/+archive/ubuntu/xubuntu-staging
- All other daily packages across our PPAs have been updated to build for vivid as well
- Greybird already has basic Gtk3.14 fixes, ping ochosi when you notice bugs
- All other themes will still need fixes for Gtk3.14
- upower 0.99.x landed yesterday, our packages have been rebuilt to support it... watch for breakage!
- the re-write of the section about upgrading is done and already merged to the main branch
Ubuntu LoCo Teams
- October 1st: meeting on irc about where to do the next release party
October 5th: updated https://wiki.ubuntu.com/CatalanTeam/Recursos/Versions_Ubuntu (Info on Ubuntu releases in Catalan)
- October 16th: meeting on irc about next release party
October 28th: Speech about free software and Ubuntu Catalan Team (http://www.slideshare.net/josepgallart/elprogramarilliure)
German Kubuntu Team
- We attended Open Source Conference 2014 Tokyo/Fall as exhibitor and speaker.
- Software Design
Ubuntu Monthly Report: http://gihyo.jp/magazine/SD/archive/2014/201411
- Ubuntu Weekly Topcis
- Ubuntu Weekly Recipe
- Software Design
* Ubuntu hour - lectures for beginners were held in Belgrade haklab, every Tuesday.
* On Friday 10th Oct. was held Ubuntu install day in Belgrade haklab. How-to for beginners.
* On Saturday 18th Oct. gathering named Be Ubuntu was held in Belgrade haklab.
* On Saturday 25th Oct. Ubuntu team was present at the local Serbian Linux communities meeting.
* On Sunday 5th, 12th, 19th and 26th October, Administration team meeting was held.
South African Ubuntu team
Tue, 28 October: Monthly IRC Meet -- Minutes
Ubuntu Tunisian LoCo Team
Install party & workshops ubuntu in Higher Institute of Applied Science and Technology of Sousse.
- Celebration of Free Software Day “SFD Tunisia 2014" at Monastir Sciences Palace.
Ubuntu United Kingdom LoCo Team
United States Teams
US Teams Project
Ubuntu Chicago LoCo Team
District of Columbia Team
Florida LoCo Team
New York State Team
Ubuntu North Carolina LoCo Team
Ubuntu Venezuela Team
Additional Ubuntu Teams
Ubuntu Accessibility Team
Ubuntu Classroom Team
Ubuntu NGO Team