[Ubuntu-US-CA] Ubuntu Developer Week starts tomorrow!
grantbow at ubuntu.com
Mon Jan 25 04:48:54 UTC 2010
This month the global Ubuntu community has an online outreach event
Ubuntu Developer Week - Jan 25-29, 2010
This week long (Monday - Friday) IRC event targets developers. Event
"Ubuntu Developer Week is a series of online workshops where you can:
* learn about different packaging techniques
* find out more about different development teams
* check out the efforts of the world-wide Development Community
* participate in open Q&A sessions with Ubuntu developers"
IRC in #ubuntu-classroom and #ubuntu-classroom-chat using any IRC client.
Curious to learn more about IRC? see
As announced in the Jan 10th Ubuntu Weekly News if you are running
Karmic 9.10 you can try Lernid, a quickly application designed for
online IRC events such as these.
=== Jono Bacon: Lernid 0.4 Released ===
I have just released Lernid 0.4 to the Lernid Releases PPA. This release
incorporates the final features that I planned out for the first major
release, and it is now onto bug fixing in preparation for our first
full-scale event that can use Lernid – Ubuntu Developer Week.
* Lernid Wiki: https://wiki.ubuntu.com/Lernid
* Lernid PPA:
* Ubuntu Developer Week: http://wiki.ubuntu.com/UbuntuDeveloperWeek
To install and use Lernid to connect. Install it by following these
instructions (on Karmic):
* sudo add-apt-repository ppa:lernid-devs/lernid-releases
* sudo apt-get update
* sudo apt-get install lernid
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