Hug Day - 21 February 2008

Yuriy Kozlov yuriy.kozlov at
Tue Feb 19 22:51:47 GMT 2008

On 2/19/08, Pedro Villavicencio Garrido <pedro at> wrote:
> Hello Ubuntu Lovers,
>  Following with the Desktop Hug Days of Thursdays, the Thursday Feb 21
>  we'll be celebrating a GNOME Power Manager Hug Day:
>  Our goal is to deal with all of the bugs on that list.
>  Who can join the Hug Day? Everyone. You don't need to be a developer.
>  You don't need to know to code. Everyone is welcome. If you don't know
>  how to help, then just come and we'll explain you everything.
>  In a Bug Day, you can
>   * work in a nice team,
>   * make sure the bug reporters' concerns are heard,
>   * gather all the information needed so developers can fix bugs,
>   * close useless bugs,
>   * find out where the bugs come from,
>  and eventually
>   * work together with upstream to make changes happen,
>   * get experience in hacking and fixing bugs.
>  Where to join the Hug Day? #ubuntu-bugs on freenode IRC. And you can go
>  there every other day too!
>  When to join the Hug Day? Next hug day is on February Thursday 21, 2008
>  In all timezones.
>  But again, you can go there every day and help with triaging the bug
>  tracking systems.
>  While you are welcome to apply to join the Ubuntu Bug Control team at
>  anytime, Hug Day is a great day to join!
>  If you're interested in helping to make the next release of Ubuntu even
>  better - please stop by.  And feel free to ask bdmurray, ogasawara,
>  pedro, heno and the rest of the team for ways to help out.  We hope to
>  see you there and your name on the list of bug triagers!
>  Have a nice day,
>  pedro.

For Kubuntu users, developers, testers, and other breeds of
bug-hunters, here is an analogous Hug Day page for the KDE Guidance

We still need a debugging how-to page for it, however.

~ Yuriy

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