Moving #ubuntustudio-* channels to #ubuntu-studio-* channels

Scott Lavender scottalavender at
Sat May 15 15:02:40 BST 2010

On Sat, May 8, 2010 at 2:54 AM, Jussi Schultink <jussi01 at> wrote:

> Hi all,
> I am CC'ing the IRC Council in on this.
> Ive been mulling over this for a while, but haven't yet gotten to it. A
> long time ago, it was decided that the ubuntu studio channels would move to
> IRC Council coverage, and Joe would pass ownership along because he planned
> to leave the project. (see meeting notes here:
>  ).
> As I am now on the IRCC, and the ubuntu studio channels are supposed to be
> under our coverage, Id like to get that actioned. The IRCC is on the access
> list currently, but only with +f, which in essence by itself is useless.
> The second part of this is that sometime ago, it was decided to change all
> the wiki references and other documentation references to Ubuntu Studio, not
> Ubuntustudio. I cant seem to find records of this at the moment, but I guess
> Ill find them eventually. (this is the way I remember it, so it is slightly
> possible I am incorrect here, but please correct me if i am wrong).
> That said, I would like us to move our IRC channels to #ubuntu-studio-* .
> This would have 2 effects;
> 1. It would bring us into line with the rest of our documentation and
> naming (see the mailing list naming for example)
> 2. It would bring us into line with the rest of #ubuntu-* channels (with
> the exception of #ubuntuforums, but that is a special case) and also bring
> the IRC Council governance in automatically, without further need for
> messing around.
> It is a simple matter to forward the old channels to the new named one, so
> any persons joining #ubuntustudio get forwarded to #ubuntu-studio and so on.
> (we actually do this the other way around at the moment).
> So I can go get this actioned if we have agreement on it.
> What do others think?
> Jussi.

+1 from me.

I don't see a downside if have #ubuntustudio forwarded to #ubuntu-studio.

We will also have to change our documentation and probably should email
users of the change as well.  But I would be happy to do this.
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