[Ubuntu-ZW] Ubuntu-zw Digest, Vol 65, Issue 1

Garikai Dzoma garikaib at gmail.com
Thu Nov 29 10:35:06 UTC 2012


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>    1. Re:  Ubuntu Loco Team Update (Emmanuel Gwarimbo)
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> Date: Wed, 28 Nov 2012 14:53:38 +0200
> From: Emmanuel Gwarimbo <egwarimbo at gmail.com>
> To: Kalpesh Thaker <luminary06 at gmail.com>
> Cc: ubuntu-zw <ubuntu-zw at lists.ubuntu.com>
> Subject: Re: [Ubuntu-ZW] Ubuntu Loco Team Update
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> Hi Kalpesh,
>
>
> Anything new so far? Not pushing, just curious
>
> Regards,
>
> Manulite
>
>
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> On Mon, Sep 24, 2012 at 3:41 PM, Kalpesh Thaker <luminary06 at gmail.com
> >wrote:
>
> > Hi everyone, hope you're all well!
> >
> > There have been some discussions going in the background about reviving
> > the Ubuntu Zimbabwe LoCo team. As you may know, the team itself has been
> > very very quiet the last few years and months.. however, i have taken on
> > the task of reviving the team with a few other team members who have
> > somehow stayed loyal and passionate during the long quiet period.
> >
> > We have decided to start the team afresh, and i have begun by taking over
> > the Team Lead, and Team Contact roles until we can pick up some momentum.
> >
> > Based on our previous experiences in running the team, we think we have
> > learned a great deal about what NOT to do.. and what MORE to do with
> > regards to running a LoCo team... so hopefully we'll be much better at it
> > this time :)
> >
> > For now, we're beginning by drawing up a new LoCo team constitution..
> > which will include our very own mission statement! this is something that
> > we missed the last time, and i think would be a great idea on founding a
> > new LoCo team with.  The constitution will outlay the purpose of the LoCo
> > team, the overall management and running of the team.. as well as just a
> > few obligations that team members need to meet. We will be re-developing
> a
> > new www.ubuntu.org.zw website as well soon... which should be more
> > informative, modern and up to date.. this is high up on my to do list!
> >
> > So, i'd just like to say thanks to you all for your patience during our
> > "leave of absence"... and that we'll keep you updated on the team
> progress
> > as we go along.
> >
> > kalpesh.
> >
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> Date: Thu, 29 Nov 2012 08:54:50 +0200
> From: Kalpesh Thaker <luminary06 at gmail.com>
> To: Emmanuel Gwarimbo <egwarimbo at gmail.com>
> Cc: ubuntu-zw <ubuntu-zw at lists.ubuntu.com>
> Subject: Re: [Ubuntu-ZW] Ubuntu Loco Team Update
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> Hi All,
>
> Apologies for the silence.. i have been quite busy with a few work related
> issues lately...
>
> i have been working on the new website.., and im about 60% of the way with
> that. i will need some help with the uploading
> of content once im done.... so if anyone can spare some time, i'll need
> some volunteers to help admin the site. We will need to draw up new and
> more detailed FAQ's as well as a few common How-to's, etc.
>
> I havent had much time to commit recently but will keep everyone in the
> loop of things.
>
> With regards to the team constitution...i have worked on getting a draft
> done, but i think we'll need a few volunteers to help with it as well. if
> anyone out there is keen on helping with that please let me know. basically
> we need to draw info from constitutions that are in place already, such as
> debian social.. then adapt and change it to suit our local team
> environment.
>
> for now though, i think more immediately we need some idea of a "mission
> statement":
>
> i.e -->
>
> - where do we want this team to go.
> - what will this team do
> - how will we achieve the above questions
> - how can people join the team
> - what will be expected of the team members
>
> once we clarify this, then i reckon we can move forward with a clear idea
> of drawing up a constitution.
>
> kalpesh
>
>
>
>
>
>
>
>
> On Wed, Nov 28, 2012 at 2:53 PM, Emmanuel Gwarimbo <egwarimbo at gmail.com
> >wrote:
>
> > Hi Kalpesh,
> >
> >
> > Anything new so far? Not pushing, just curious
> >
> > Regards,
> >
> > Manulite
> >
> >
> >
> > Java Expert, Open-Source Advocate
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> >
> >
> >
> > On Mon, Sep 24, 2012 at 3:41 PM, Kalpesh Thaker <luminary06 at gmail.com
> >wrote:
> >
> >> Hi everyone, hope you're all well!
> >>
> >> There have been some discussions going in the background about reviving
> >> the Ubuntu Zimbabwe LoCo team. As you may know, the team itself has been
> >> very very quiet the last few years and months.. however, i have taken on
> >> the task of reviving the team with a few other team members who have
> >> somehow stayed loyal and passionate during the long quiet period.
> >>
> >> We have decided to start the team afresh, and i have begun by taking
> over
> >> the Team Lead, and Team Contact roles until we can pick up some
> momentum.
> >>
> >> Based on our previous experiences in running the team, we think we have
> >> learned a great deal about what NOT to do.. and what MORE to do with
> >> regards to running a LoCo team... so hopefully we'll be much better at
> it
> >> this time :)
> >>
> >> For now, we're beginning by drawing up a new LoCo team constitution..
> >> which will include our very own mission statement! this is something
> that
> >> we missed the last time, and i think would be a great idea on founding a
> >> new LoCo team with.  The constitution will outlay the purpose of the
> LoCo
> >> team, the overall management and running of the team.. as well as just a
> >> few obligations that team members need to meet. We will be
> re-developing a
> >> new www.ubuntu.org.zw website as well soon... which should be more
> >> informative, modern and up to date.. this is high up on my to do list!
> >>
> >> So, i'd just like to say thanks to you all for your patience during our
> >> "leave of absence"... and that we'll keep you updated on the team
> progress
> >> as we go along.
> >>
> >> kalpesh.
> >>
> >> --
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> Date: Thu, 29 Nov 2012 11:43:29 +0200
> From: Ganyani Khosa - Hotmail <khosag at hotmail.com>
> To: "'Kalpesh Thaker'" <luminary06 at gmail.com>,  "'Emmanuel Gwarimbo'"
>         <egwarimbo at gmail.com>
> Cc: 'ubuntu-zw' <ubuntu-zw at lists.ubuntu.com>
> Subject: Re: [Ubuntu-ZW] Ubuntu Loco Team Update
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> Kalpesh, I will be able to assist with content management.  When can we
> meet
> face to face and talk about these issues?
>
>
>
> Ganyani Khosa  - Passionate about Ubuntu!
>
>
>
> From: ubuntu-zw-bounces at lists.ubuntu.com
> [mailto:ubuntu-zw-bounces at lists.ubuntu.com] On Behalf Of Kalpesh Thaker
> Sent: Thursday, November 29, 2012 8:55 AM
> To: Emmanuel Gwarimbo
> Cc: ubuntu-zw
> Subject: Re: [Ubuntu-ZW] Ubuntu Loco Team Update
>
>
>
> Hi All,
>
>
>
> Apologies for the silence.. i have been quite busy with a few work related
> issues lately...
>
>
>
> i have been working on the new website.., and im about 60% of the way with
> that. i will need some help with the uploading
>
> of content once im done.... so if anyone can spare some time, i'll need
> some
> volunteers to help admin the site. We will need to draw up new and more
> detailed FAQ's as well as a few common How-to's, etc.
>
>
>
> I havent had much time to commit recently but will keep everyone in the
> loop
> of things.
>
>
>
> With regards to the team constitution...i have worked on getting a draft
> done, but i think we'll need a few volunteers to help with it as well. if
> anyone out there is keen on helping with that please let me know. basically
> we need to draw info from constitutions that are in place already, such as
> debian social.. then adapt and change it to suit our local team
> environment.
>
>
>
> for now though, i think more immediately we need some idea of a "mission
> statement":
>
>
>
> i.e -->
>
>
>
> - where do we want this team to go.
>
> - what will this team do
>
> - how will we achieve the above questions
>
> - how can people join the team
>
> - what will be expected of the team members
>
>
>
> once we clarify this, then i reckon we can move forward with a clear idea
> of
> drawing up a constitution.
>
>
>
> kalpesh
>
>
>
>
>
>
>
>
>
>
>
>
>
>
>
> On Wed, Nov 28, 2012 at 2:53 PM, Emmanuel Gwarimbo <egwarimbo at gmail.com>
> wrote:
>
> Hi Kalpesh,
>
>
> Anything new so far? Not pushing, just curious
>
> Regards,
>
> Manulite
>
>
>
> Java Expert, Open-Source Advocate
>
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> On Mon, Sep 24, 2012 at 3:41 PM, Kalpesh Thaker <luminary06 at gmail.com>
> wrote:
>
> Hi everyone, hope you're all well!
>
>
>
> There have been some discussions going in the background about reviving the
> Ubuntu Zimbabwe LoCo team. As you may know, the team itself has been very
> very quiet the last few years and months.. however, i have taken on the
> task
> of reviving the team with a few other team members who have somehow stayed
> loyal and passionate during the long quiet period.
>
>
>
> We have decided to start the team afresh, and i have begun by taking over
> the Team Lead, and Team Contact roles until we can pick up some momentum.
>
>
>
> Based on our previous experiences in running the team, we think we have
> learned a great deal about what NOT to do.. and what MORE to do with
> regards
> to running a LoCo team... so hopefully we'll be much better at it this time
> :)
>
>
>
> For now, we're beginning by drawing up a new LoCo team constitution.. which
> will include our very own mission statement! this is something that we
> missed the last time, and i think would be a great idea on founding a new
> LoCo team with.  The constitution will outlay the purpose of the LoCo team,
> the overall management and running of the team.. as well as just a few
> obligations that team members need to meet. We will be re-developing a new
> www.ubuntu.org.zw website as well soon... which should be more
> informative,
> modern and up to date.. this is high up on my to do list!
>
>
>
> So, i'd just like to say thanks to you all for your patience during our
> "leave of absence"... and that we'll keep you updated on the team progress
> as we go along.
>
>
>
> kalpesh.
>
>
>
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