[ubuntu-za] Hugh Jacobs

Gustav H Meyer ghmeyer at gmail.com
Mon Feb 16 12:18:35 GMT 2009

On Mon, Feb 16, 2009 at 1:00 PM, Morgan Collett <morgan at ubuntu.com> wrote:
> On Mon, Feb 16, 2009 at 12:42, Jonathan Carter (highvoltage)
> <jonathan at ubuntu.com> wrote:
>> Hugh Jacobs (one of our members) sadly took his own life yesterday. I
>> thought that some of you who met him at the launch parties, etc would
>> have liked to known.
> Hugh was instrumental in getting our za.ubuntuforums.org forum up and
> running, and sent out some free Ubuntu case badges a while ago that he
> had purchased.

Very sad indeed. Wow.... I notice that he was also involved in
translations. See:


And then he was also seen on IRC as Circus-Killer. As far as I can see
he was last seen in the #ubuntu-za channel on the 30th of January.


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