January

Xubuntu team report for January, 2011

HAPPY NEW YEAR!

Bug Triage

  • Triaged over 100 bugs this month.

Packaging, Development, & Testing

  • Packaged Xfce4.8 for Natty Narwhal
  • Menus in Xfce 4.8 are now editable with any menu editor that meets the freedesktop.org standards. Suggested editor is "alacarte".

Website & Marketing

Artwork

  • We still need a good plymouth theme.
  • We have drawn up artwork specs for Xubuntu wallpaper, and any input is welcomed.
  • The new gtk and xfwm4 theme for Xubuntu is now in Natty Narwhal. It is called "greybird".
  • The new panel layout including a launcher panel was added to Natty.
  • The elementaryXubuntu icon theme has been updated.
  • Xubuntu is using the Droid font for default, since it is a lightweight, good visibility font.
  • Xubuntu needs an Artwork Lead. Contact us per http://xubuntu.org/devel if interested or email charlie-tca@ubuntu.com

Community

  • We are striving to get more users to blog about Xubuntu. We would like to get word out of the changes being made, as well as new releases.
  • The Xubuntu Community holds a regular meeting on Thursday at 19:00 UTC in #ubuntu-meeting.
  • Minutes and Logs from the meetings are available at https://wiki.ubuntu.com/Xubuntu/Meetings.

  • The community meeting was held on 2011-01-13, 2011-01-20 and 2011-01-27
  • The Xubuntu approved Charlie Kravetz as Project Lead

Documentation

  • Xubuntu needs a Documentation Lead. Contact us per http://xubuntu.org/devel if interested or email charlie-tca@ubuntu.com

  • Xubuntu documentation for 10.04.2 has been updated and accepted
  • Xubuntu documentation for Natty is being updated by Book_em_Dano

Xubuntu/TeamReports/11/January (last edited 2011-02-05 18:28:29 by 70-58-160-239)