(The latest Ubuntu Open Week page can be found at UbuntuOpenWeek.)

Welcome to the Ubuntu Developer Week!

In last few years, Ubuntu has become the most popular Linux distribution in the world with millions of users. Ever wondered how Ubuntu development works? How to get involved yourself? Find out from March 4th 2014 to March 6th 2014!

Ubuntu Developer Week is a series of online workshops where you can:

  • learn about different packaging techniques
  • find out more about different development teams
  • check out the efforts of the world-wide Development Community
  • participate in open Q&A sessions with Ubuntu developers

  • much more...

Almost any questions you might have are answered in the session details.

The sessions will happen in #ubuntu-classroom on irc.freenode.net and simultaneous interpretation will be done for spanish in #ubuntu-classroom-es. Check out UbuntuDeveloperWeek/JoiningIn for more info.

Additional links:

The timetable

If you're unsure about UTC times: just run date -u in a terminal to find out what the current UTC time is.

Tue 4th Mar

Wed 5th Mar

Thu 6th Mar

15:00 UTC

Introduction to Ubuntu development -- dholbach

15:30 UTC

Introduction to Ubuntu development -- dholbach

16:00 UTC

Getting set up for Ubuntu development -- dholbach

16:30 UTC

Getting set up for Ubuntu development -- dholbach

17:00 UTC

17:30 UTC

18:00 UTC

18:30 UTC

19:00 UTC

Developers Roundtable -- TBD

19:30 UTC

Developers Roundtable -- TBD


  • Saviq: hacking on Unity8

  • didrocks: proposed migration

  • writing good tests
  • how the images are put together
  • porting Q&A

  • <add your idea here>


Read the page about organization of Ubuntu Developer Week if you're interested in helping with the organization of UbuntuDeveloperWeek. If you are teaching a class, you should take a look at Classroom/ClassBot for helpful hints on running your class.


UbuntuDeveloperWeek (last edited 2013-12-10 16:05:05 by dholbach)