ServerGuide reviewers needed

Ahmed Kamal kim0 at
Tue Sep 27 10:38:33 UTC 2011

On 09/13/2011 03:44 PM, Ahmed Kamal wrote:
> On 08/18/2011 01:49 PM, Ahmed Kamal wrote:
>> On 08/17/2011 06:33 PM, Ahmed Kamal wrote:
>>> Hi folks,
>>> As you know Adam the maintainer of the serverguide had stepped down. 
>>> I'm trying to assemble a team of server oriented folks who are 
>>> interested in reviewing the Ubuntu server guide (making sure all the 
>>> info inside is fresh and accurate), this is only part of it, the 
>>> team would also work on creating a fresh chapter on UbuntuCloud 
>>> (openstack+orchestra+Ensemble).
>>> If you are interested, please raise your hand
>>> Cheers
>> Wow, I have been bombarded with interested contributors! Thanks to 
>> everyone who replied offering to contribute, this is how we "Ubuntu 
>> people" get things done! For everyone wanting to contribute, here is 
>> what you need to do:
>> - Visit:
>> - Pick a sub-chapter you would like to review, add your launchpad 
>> name to the end and change status from TODO to INPROGRESS
>>   Example: 4.2TCP/IP (TODO) would become 4.2 TCP/IP 
>> - That pad page also has instructions on how to grab the serverguide 
>> and work with it
>> - If you've never used bzr before, this tutorial can be useful: 
>> - If you need any help, ping me kim0 on irc. I hang out on 
>> #ubuntu-server or #ubuntu-cloud. Or shoot me an email
>> Note: While we've broken down the work items by sub-chapter, I would 
>> like to encourage you to own a full chapter since that should help 
>> with consistency
>> Thanks again for offering to help, we have a limited time frame till 
>> 11.10 is released, so your prompt contributions are very welcome. 
>> Let's start crunching
> Hi Team,
> We are almost half way through this month. My soft goal is to have all 
> chapters in a merge proposal by end of this month. If you're 
> interested in a nice graphical representation of approximately where 
> we are, please check this out
> - If you'd like to help with this effort, your help is needed and time 
> is not on our side. Please do adopt a chapter on 
> all instructions are already on that 
> page
> - If you already adopted a chapter, kindly update your chapters' 
> status to one of:
>   * TODO: Someone needs to adopt this
>   * TODO + YourName : I am planning to review this sub-chapter. It 
> will be ready for a merge proposal by end of this month
>   * INPROGRESS: I am already on it, will be ready by end of month
>   * PROPOSED: Merge proposal filed
>   * DONE: Merged
> Cheers
Hi again,

Oneiric is approaching *fast*. Please visit and update your chapters' review 
status. Thanks a lot for everyone who has contributed to improving the 
serverguide. As usual, if you think you cannot review your chapters 
before 1st Oct, please consider reverting its status to TODO

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