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The page is designed to show each of the current teams in the Ubuntu project. If your team is not listed here, please go and add it.

  • Mozilla Team are the guys and gals that deal with Mozilla software in Ubuntu

  • Foundations Team cares for a variety of critical components needed for building and running the Ubuntu platform

Accessibility

Team Name

Responsibility

Leader(s)

Reporter*

Approved (Yes/No)

Date Approved

Accessibility Team

Improve the accessibility technology and support available with Ubuntu and provide outreach

Pendulum, TheMuso

?

Yes

2005

Artwork

Team Name

Responsibility

Leader(s)

Reporter*

Approved?

Date Approved

Ubuntu Artwork Team

Work on artwork and graphics for many different parts of the Ubuntu project.

?

?

?

Community

Team Name

Responsibility

Leader(s)

Reporter*

Approved?

Date Approved

Brainstorm

http://brainstorm.ubuntu.com/

NicolasDeschildre

Ubuntu News Team

Gather and publish news on Ubuntu-related stories and Posting to the Fridge and UWN

Amber Graner

Yes

2005

Planet Ubuntu

Planet Ubuntu is a series of RSS feeds which offers a window into the world, work and lives of Ubuntu developers and contributors.

Ubuntu Women

Increase the number of women within Ubuntu through several projects

Elizabeth Krumbach, Jessica Ledbetter, Cheri Francis

Elizabeth Krumbach

Yes

January2006

IRC Team

Management of the Ubuntu IRC channels on Freenode

The IRC Council

?

Yes

2006

Distributions

Team Name

Responsibility

Leader(s)

Reporter*

Approved?

Date Approved

Edubuntu Team

Provide a system targeted towards schools and other education environments

Kubuntu Team

Provide the KDE desktop and software to integrate KDE with Ubuntu

JonathanRiddell

JonathanRiddell

We don't need your approval

mists of time

Xubuntu Team

To develop and promote the Xfce desktop on Ubuntu, striving for an elegant and easy-to-use OS, that is also light and accessible.

Pasi Lallinaho

Xubuntu Leaders

Yes

June 2006

Ubuntu Media Center

Create a full featured Media Center solution in the Ubuntu spirit

ArnaudQuette

?

Yes

15 May 2007

Ubuntu Studio Team

To provide a installable disk for multimedia production machines and better maintain those apps in Ubuntu.

Scott Lavender, Eric Hedekar, Luke Yelavich

Scott Lavender, Holstein

No

n/a

Mythbuntu Team

Provide an easy to setup and use media center distribution based on MythTV and Mythbuntu

Mario Limonciello

Yes

May 29, 2007

Lubuntu Team

Provide a lightweight and easy-to-use distribution, based on Ubuntu and LXDE

Julien Lavergne

Yes

May 2011

Hardware

Team Name

Responsibility

Leader(s)

Reporter*

Approved?

Date Approved

Server Team

Building the most secure and stable version of Linux for servers

Robbie Williamson

MathiasGug

YES

2005

Desktop Team

Handles all of the packages which go into the Ubuntu desktop installation

Jason Warner

?

?

Laptop Testing Team

Checks the hardware compatibility of Ubuntu with laptops

Ubuntu Arm Team

Ubuntu on ARM

DavidMandala

?

?

Marketing and Advocacy

The marketing and advocacy teams are here to spread the word about Ubuntu. From organising promotional events to preparing presentation materials, they are here to get Ubuntu noticed.

Team Name

Responsibility

Leader(s)

Reporter*

Approved?

Date Approved

Gaming Team

Promote FOSS Games and Ubuntu through each other

Danny Piccirillo

?

Marketing Team

Directs the marketing and promotion of Ubuntu

?

?

Ubuntu Advertisement Team

focused on advertising and sharing the love of Ubuntu with others through various mediums

Cassidy James Keimpe de Jong Lyndon Matt Griffin Barry Drake

?

?

Presentations

Promotional material for Ubuntu

?

?

Ubuntu Love

Aims to get you involved with the Ubuntu project

?

?

Ubuntu Social

We offer support for admins of Ubuntu sites and Social Networks.

?

?

Quality Assurance and Packaging

The quality assurance teams are tasked with organising and prioritising the hundreds of bugs which get reported against Ubuntu packages each week. The packaging teams are here to get new packages into Ubuntu and update older ones.

Team Name

Responsibility

Leader(s)

Reporter*

Approved?

Date Approved

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Bug Squad

Heroically handles the stream of bugs reported by Ubuntu users

BrianMurray

?

?

?

QA Team

The Ubuntu QA team is focused on developing tools, policies, and practices for ensuring Ubuntu's quality as a distribution as well as providing general advice, oversight, and leadership of QA activities within the Ubuntu project.

Pete Graner

Ubuntu Universe packaging team

Make Ubuntu's Universe better and better and more attractive; be the optimal starting point for new UbuntuDevelopers

DanielHolbach

DanielHolbach

Software Developers

The software development teams work on the full range of software which goes into Ubuntu. Whether it's patching bugs or developing entirely new applications, one of the development teams will be able to help. Documentation for developers can be found at Ubuntu Development

Team Name

Responsibility

Leader(s)

Reporter*

Approved?

Date Approved

Embedded Team

Working on making Ubuntu suitable for embedded hardware devices

Installer Team

Looks after the Ubuntu installer

ColinWatson, EvanDandrea

?

predates CC Smile :-)

?

Kernel Team

Maintains the Linux kernel in Ubuntu

PeteGraner

PeteGraner

Yes

October 2006

Foundations Team

Responsible for delivering the core Ubuntu system, which is common to the whole Ubuntu family of products and services, i.e. plumbing

SteveLangasek

SteveLangasek

Yes

?

Support and Documentation

The support and documentation teams aim to help users get to grips with Ubuntu. Whether it's writing system documentation or helping out on IRC support chat, the support and documentation teams are there to help you get the most out of Ubuntu.

Team Name

Responsibility

Leader(s)

Reporter*

Approved?

Date Approved

Documentation Team

Writes and maintains the core documentation for Ubuntu, including the system documentation and the help wiki

Ubuntu Manual Project

Writes and maintains the Ubuntu Manual, a beginner/user guide for Ubuntu.

Wiki Team

Group of active wiki contributors working as a team to get things done quicker without redundancy

Ubuntu Beginners Team

Help get Ubuntu users started, contributing to the community.

duanedesign,cprofitt,
nhandler,ibuclaw,
paultag

nhandler

Training

Team Name

Responsibility

Leader(s)

Reporter*

Approved?

Date Approved

Screencasts Team

Make gorgeous tutorial videos

duanedesign

duanedesign

No

Training Team

Produce free course materials and support for Ubuntu Training Certifications.

https://wiki.ubuntu.com/Training

Discontinued Teams

Gobuntu Team

This team created a version of Ubuntu with a commitment to use only Free Software. It was merged to mainline (K/Ed/..)Ubuntu in 8.04, press F6 in the boot menu and select Free software only. The work continues by improving Ubuntu as a whole.

Localisation and International Users

LoCo teams should not list their teams here. LoCo teams can be found on the LoCo Teams Directory.

Other

If you are interested to get to know other Ubuntu users or see a list of Ubuntu teams outside the general Ubuntu world, check out our social network page.

Teams (last edited 2016-08-31 21:20:39 by knome)