Server Team meeting minutes 2010-07-06
jos.boumans at ubuntu.com
Wed Jul 7 01:45:13 BST 2010
==== Review ACTION points from previous meeting ====
* jjohansen to send email regarding atop patchset - DONE
* mathiaz to provide work items for Alpha3 on his specs by Thursday
* SpamapS to ask kees whether it's good to seed - DONE
* Kees says ok to seed libmemcached and memcached into main
* jjohansen to appropriately prioritze bug 576066 - CARRY OVER
* The kernel team is looking for feedback and needs hardware to
* sommer to ping mdke re: refresh issue, through email this time -
* Pinged, but no reply. Consider next steps for the following
* everyone to assign themselves to 2 papercuts from https://launchpad.net/server-papercuts/+milestone/maverick-alpha-3
* Last item was assigned during the meeting.
==== Maverick development (jib) ====
Alpha3 development is tracked at http://people.canonical.com/~pitti/workitems/maverick/canonical-server-maverick-alpha-3.html
All specs should be appropriately targeted & work items defined by
If there are any questions, please ping jib and he'll help resolve them.
==== Weekly Updates & Questions for the Kernel Team (jjohansen) ====
Regarding Bug:597387: Maverick EC2 kernel issue, jjohansen created a new
Xen kernel and will be testing it during the week. Once that is
jjohansen will work on a pv-ops kernel.
The kernel team is still looking for active feedback on the merit
the atop kernel patches. Please chime in if you have feedback to
==== Weekly SRU review: https://wiki.ubuntu.com/ServerTeam/
KnowledgeBase#SRU%20weekly%20review (zul) ====
Chuck announced the new SRU process on the mailing list last week,
make it easier to nominate new SRUs and track them:
1. Bug is fixed in development release.
2. A weekly email is sent to the Ubuntu Server mailing list on the
3. Users will have until Friday to nominate bugs that have been
fixed in the development
list, by giving a +1 to the bug number and the reason for it.
4. The nominations will be reviewed and be nominated accordingly
based on investigation
This weeks nominations were sent out on Monday - Please nominate
those you'd like
to see approved by Friday!
You can track the overall process of nominated & approved SRUs in the
new SRU Tracker,
which is updated nightly.
==== Weekly Updates & Questions for the Documentation Team (sommer) ====
Sommer reminds us that if you find a bug in the documentation, you
should file it against
==== Open Discussion ====
SpamapS would like to add a topic for next weeks meeting on improving
Rubygems in Ubuntu.
Mathias points him at Bug:403407 for the background on the current
==== Agree on next meeting date and time ====
Next meeting will be on Tuesday 2010-07-13 at 1800 UTC in #ubuntu-
On behalf of the Ubuntu Server Team,
"Whenever you find you are on the side of the majority,
it is time to pause and reflect." - Mark Twain
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