philbull at gmail.com
Wed Sep 10 21:45:10 UTC 2008
On Wed, 2008-09-10 at 16:25 -0400, Jonathan Judah Ben-Joseph wrote:
> My name is Jonathan Ben-Joseph.
> Quoting my launchpad page:
> I am currently a computer science student interested mainly in
> automation, search and natural language algorithms. I've been
> developing software since I was at least 11 years old. My preferred
> languages are C, C#, Java, and Python. I've also done work in PHP,
> Visual Basic and Perl.
> I'm currently contributing to various open source software projects,
> including Mono and Ubuntu. I've been chosen as a participant in the
> 2008 Google Summer of Code for the Mono project.
> I use Ubuntu 8.04 right now, and I am interested in joining the
> ubuntu-doc team. One thing I want to work on is the OOBE (Out-Of-Box
> Experience) of Ubuntu:
Welcome to the team!
I'm also interested in the idea of some sort of new-user-greeter to help
people find relevant support resources, but I'm yet to hit on a decent
implementation. The original was a summer of code project , but I
wasn't a fan so I wrote my own  . That sucked too.
I'd be interested to hear what ideas you've had on this. It'd be nice to
finally release something to address this issue.
 - https://launchpad.net/ubuntu-welcome-center
 - https://code.launchpad.net/~philbull/+junk/ubuntu-doc-dev
 - http://philbull.googlepages.com/Screenshot-WelcomeCentre.png
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