How to contribute to the development of Lubuntu

Michael Rawson michaelrawson76 at gmail.com
Sat Apr 28 16:26:37 UTC 2012


Amazing Julien, thanks!

On 28/04/12 12:14, Ali Linx (amjjawad) wrote:
> Hi Julien,
>
> Thanks a lot, I was waiting for your Email :)
>
> Now, I'll be waiting for another email regarding the testing 
> instruction so I can start another thread, just like this one: 
> http://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=1888933
>
> I'm looking forward to more fun for the coming release :)
>
> On Sat, Apr 28, 2012 at 2:25 PM, Julien Lavergne <gilir at ubuntu.com 
> <mailto:gilir at ubuntu.com>> wrote:
>
>     Hi,
>
>     With 12.04 out, we need to prepare the development of 12.10. This mail
>     is a try to summarize what you can do for the development of
>     Lubuntu. To
>     stay focus, and to keep only my dev hat here, it doesn't include the
>     help you can give about the documentation, or the support (forum, IRC
>     ...), or the design / artwork. I let people make another thread about
>     these topics if they want.
>
>     There are 2 places where we will organize the work on the next
>     version :
>     * The blueprint, which will be discussed at the UDS :
>     https://blueprints.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+spec/lubuntu-q-work-items
>     You can edit the whiteboard to discuss different topics, I'll clean it
>     regularly to keep it usable.
>     If you want to discuss the applications by default, please start a
>     topic
>     on the mailing list, but at least, with some arguments. Final decision
>     for each applications should be make in the UDS session.
>
>     * The TODO page (https://wiki.ubuntu.com/Lubuntu/Developers/TODO)
>     It's a list of items, or projets, or bugs we have on our radar.
>     There is
>     some ideas for people who want to contribute, including little bugs
>     (when we have some), which should be easy to fix (bitesize) and a good
>     starting point for people willing to help in the coding.
>
>     Also, this is a list of different areas you can help to improve the
>     quality of Lubuntu :
>
>
>     * Translations :
>     If you speak / write English and another language, you can help on
>     translation. See https://wiki.ubuntu.com/Lubuntu/Translations
>
>
>     * Reporting bugs :
>     If you find a problem in Lubuntu, you can report a bug. See
>     https://wiki.ubuntu.com/Lubuntu/ReportingBugs and especially the
>     general
>     notice of this page. Please also check first if the bug is not already
>     reported on launchpad.
>
>
>     * Testing :
>     If you like testing and crashing your system, you can contribute by
>     testing Lubuntu, especially on testing ISOs before the releases. See
>     https://wiki.ubuntu.com/Lubuntu/Testing for details.
>
>
>     * Triage bugs on Launchpad
>     If you want to go deeper in the bug management, you can triage the bug
>     reports on launchpad. See
>     https://wiki.ubuntu.com/Bugs/HowToTriage/ for
>     an overview of the triaging on Ubuntu.
>
>     The packages we currently focus on are on
>     https://bugs.launchpad.net/~lubuntu-packaging/+packagebugs
>     <https://bugs.launchpad.net/%7Elubuntu-packaging/+packagebugs>
>
>     One easy way to get involve is to adopt a specific package, see detail
>     on https://wiki.ubuntu.com/BugSquad/AdoptPackage .
>
>     Most important items to know when you triage are :
>     - Is the bug is correctly affected to the right package ?
>     - Is the bug still reproducible by user in Lubuntu or Ubuntu 12.04
>     ? By
>     you ?
>     - Is there a solution/patch available on the bug ? Upstream ? In
>     another
>     distribution ?
>
>
>     * Upstream development / coding :
>     Of course, we always need people who create code :-) The best way to
>     help is to contribute directly to LXDE project, since we heavily
>     depend
>     on it :
>     - LXDE site : http://lxde.org/
>     - LXDE mailing list :
>     http://sourceforge.net/mailarchive/forum.php?forum_name=lxde-list
>     - LXDE git repositories :
>     http://lxde.git.sourceforge.net/git/gitweb-index.cgi
>
>     You can also contribute to specific Lubuntu components :
>     - https://launchpad.net/lubuntu-software-center
>     - https://launchpad.net/lxfind
>     - https://launchpad.net/lxscreenshot
>     - https://launchpad.net/lxkeymap
>
>
>     * Lubuntu small projects
>     If you want to make a more long term contributions in Lubuntu
>     itself, we
>     have some small projects available on the TODO list :
>     https://wiki.ubuntu.com/Lubuntu/Developers/TODO#Projects_.28more-than-bitesize-bugs.29
>     I'll add more details and guidance in the future, but if you are
>     interesting, send me a mail, I'll help you to start.
>
>
>     If you have any questions, please refer to the
>     wiki.ubuntu.com/Lubuntu <http://wiki.ubuntu.com/Lubuntu>
>     (if it's incorrect, we will fix it), or answer this email.
>
>     Thanks in advance for your help :-)
>
>     Regards,
>     Julien Lavergne
>
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