ar928x and ath9k/ would like to receive mentoring if you know where to direct me

Thorny thorntreehome at
Mon Apr 20 11:54:51 UTC 2009

On Sun, 19 Apr 2009 11:08:11 -0700, Martin Stephens posted:

> My goals:
> #1  Make a better contribution to bug reports, and perhaps packaging or
> helping track down the source of bugs in the implementation of the ath9k
> driver on bluetooth enabled Asus N50 (and probably N70) series.
> #2  Help tweak, bug report, track problems and implement testing software
> for any other device on the machine, except maybe the fingerprint
> reader.  (If a dishonest person got a hold of my password protected
> laptop, the machine itself is worth far more than any data they would
> mine.  The fingerprint reader is just a bit silly.... Bond.... James
> Bond.)
> #3  Help package cutting edge, Debian Educational software, as well as
> helping make it more user friendly.  (I have no idea how to package
> software, but maybe a gnome applet or something might be a nice pond to
> wade in.  I'LL TRY, OKAY?  I'm motivated at least.)
> #4  Increase my understanding of Linux, Ubuntu and Debian, so  that I
> might go on to better things.
> #5  Get Asus to refund me for my Vista disk, or use it as an expensive
> drink coaster.

Martin, you might want to have a look at this page, it gives you some
ideas on how to contribute to the Ubuntu community. Some of them are just
what you are asking about.

And, please, post in text only on the list.

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