July

Xubuntu team report for July, 2011

Bug Triage

  • Set up a tentative daily testing schedule.

Packaging, Development, & Testing

  • Many bugs have been fixed.
  • Released Oneiric Ocelot Alpha2.
  • LightDM replaced GDM as the login manager.

Website & Marketing

  • Approval has been received for the website to be converted to Wordpress.
  • Website team is currently working on a test site of Wordpress for http://xubuntu.org .

  • Re-wrote several pages for the Xubuntu website.
  • Xubuntu needs a Marketing Lead. Contact us per http://xubuntu.org/devel or email charlie-tca@ubuntu.com, if interested.

    • Marketing Lead will produce of news releases, blog articles, advertising Xubuntu, tracking reviews of Xubuntu.

Artwork

  • Greybird gtk-theme improvements
  • Working on a new plymouth theme.
  • Xubuntu needs an Artwork Lead. Contact us per http://xubuntu.org/devel or email charlie-tca@ubuntu.com, if interested.

    • Artwork Lead will work with the current artists for Xubuntu, producing themes, plymouth theme, website graphics, and other art as needed.

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 meetings alternating on Mondays at 19:00 UTC and Sundays at 22:00 UTC in #xubuntu-devel. Please see the schedule and agenda at https://wiki.ubuntu.com/Xubuntu/Meetings.

Documentation

Governance

  • An ammendment to the Xubuntu Strategy Document has been proposed and published to the mailing lists. A two-week comment period has resulted in no comments.

Xubuntu/TeamReports/11/July (last edited 2011-08-08 16:22:43 by charlie-tca)