Xubuntu Community Meeting 2011-01-13 minutes

Charlie Kravetz cjk at teamcharliesangels.com
Fri Jan 14 00:15:40 UTC 2011

Hash: SHA1

The regular Xubuntu Community Meeting was held on 2011-01-13. These are
the minutes of that meeting.

= 2011-01-13 Meeting Minutes =

== Old Business ==

  * oshosi will get the discussion started on the ML for default
     applications in Natty - DONE
  * pleia2 to check on converting website to new logo and icons -
     carried forward
     * cody-somerville has not gotten a message back to pleia2 yet
  * charlie-tca to get thorwil and ochosi together about artwork -
     carried forward
  * charlie-tca to start the discussion about default launchers on the
     ML - carried forward

== Team updates ==
=== Packaging & Development ===

  * https://wiki.ubuntu.com/Xubuntu/Roadmap/Specifications/Natty/Xfce4.8
  * Xfce4.8 is scheduled for release this Sunday
  * mr_pouit and micahg to discuss possible backport of Xfce4.8
  * uploaded xfce4-power-manager 1.0.3
  * patched xfce4-session to lock the screen on suspend/hibernate

=== Bug Triage & Testing ===

  * We have triaged about 70 bugs this week
  * I went through all the 10.04 bugs, and we don't actually have any
     critical to the release

=== Website & Marketing ===

  * Suggestion from ochosi - it would be great if the first page would
     show the slideshow that is shown during installation

=== Artwork ===

  * ochosi has done a lot of work on greybird
     * please take a look at them if you have time, and give some
     * https://wiki.ubuntu.com/Xubuntu/Artwork/Natty

=== Documentation ===

  * as many people as possible need to review the latest docs in bzr
     * lp:xubuntu-docs is the lastest branch of the documentation

== Updates for Xubuntu 10.04.2 ==

  * The freeze for 10.04.2 is 2011-01-20
     * https://wiki.ubuntu.com/NattyReleaseInterlock
  * we need to get anything for 10.04.2 into -proposed by next thursday

== Announcements ==

  * Community Council received a single nomination for Project Lead.
  * If there are no objections raised, we can confirm charlie-tca by
     simple vote.
  * pleia2 suggests sending an email to the list prior to asking for
     votes and will be the contact person for these confirmation votes. 

== Any Other Business ==

  * No other business was brought up
  * Next meeting is in one week, January 20, #ubuntu-meeting, at 19:00
     contains the Meeting log

== Action items for the 2011-01-13 meeting ==

  * take the discussion about default launchers to the ML - carried

== Carried Forward ==

Please see the previous log at

=== Xubuntu Governance ===

  * The governancy part of the current Strategy Document can be found
     at https://wiki.ubuntu.com/Xubuntu/StrategyDocument
  * The Xubuntu project will advance towards a Council-based governance

=== The Xubuntu Council ===

  * The Council size should be 5 members, with one of them being the PL.
  * PL will have a vote in every voting in the Council, not just as a
  * The 4 members in the Council in addition to the PL should be
     selected by the existing Xubuntu Contributors.
  * The appropriate Team Lead can be the tiebreaker in a vote, but only
     if PL is absent.
  * The council should *aim* to have balanced membership across the
     different aspects/teams of Xubuntu.
  * The council should be named/selected after every LTS release. Thus,
     every season lasts for 2 years.

- -- 
Charlie Kravetz 
Xubuntu Project Lead
Linux Registered User Number 425914          [http://counter.li.org/]
Never let anyone steal your DREAM.           [http://keepingdreams.com]
Version: GnuPG v1.4.10 (GNU/Linux)


More information about the Ubuntu-news-team mailing list