Xubuntu community meeting minutes 2011-08-22

Charlie Kravetz cjk at teamcharliesangels.com
Wed Aug 24 21:18:48 UTC 2011

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== 2011-08-22 Meeting Minutes ==

The agenda is at https://wiki.ubuntu.com/Xubuntu/Meetings

=== Old Business ===

 * Charlie to dig for the xscreensaver updates, and put in an SRU - Carried Forward
 * GridCube to put together the "TOP 10" for Xubuntu - In-work
  * https://docs.google.com/document/d/1HyhsMPDyyN-mRWRujfZX3JuKX9aWFQPWsxMEiJX99gQ/edit?hl=es
 * madnick to look into building a lightdm greeter - Postponed until LTS
 * charlie-tca to start a release checklist page for Xubuntu - Carried Forward
 * drop ristretto if it can not do what we need to photos - Carried Forward to LTS
  * Consumes too much memory bug has been fixed

=== Team updates ===
==== Packaging & Development ====

 * xubuntu-default-settings was updated to set the default session & greeter for lightdm
 * some xubuntu-artwork uploads for the plymouth themes (more to come when madnick and knome are around at the same time)
 * mr_pouit fixed the build failure of abiword
 * micahg fixed some package conflicts (the gtk themes have been moved from xubuntu-artwork to murrine-themes).
 * dropped "de" language packs from i386 daily live to make it fit again in 700M (it wasn't in amd64, only in i386)
 * activate the "maybe-ubiquity" option for LTS - Carried Forward

==== Bug Triage & Testing ====

 * The Xubuntu testing daily tracker is at http://2tu.us/3gn1
 * Keep the bugs coming in, please
  * We are tracking the Oneiric bugs at https://wiki.ubuntu.com/Xubuntu/Bugs/OneiricOcelot

==== Website & Marketing ====

 * Website draft has been forwarded to IS; now awaiting their decision.
 * Possible plugin to wordpress to translate the website actively
  * https://bugs.launchpad.net/xubuntu-website/+bug/797600
 * We need to be telling people they can submit articles anytime they want.

==== Artwork ====

 * livecd menu logo - knome

==== Documentation ====

 * We need someone that can go through the wiki documentation and update it.

=== Announcements ===

 * The next meeting will be on Sunday, 2011-08-28 at 22:00 UTC
 * Important dates coming up:
  * 11.10 BetaFreeze: Aug 25, 2011 at 21:00 UTC
  * User Interface Freeze : August 25, 2011 at 21:00 UTC
  * 11.10 Beta1: September 1
  * 11.10 Release Date: October 13, 2011
  * UDS-P will be in Orlando, Florida the week of October 31 - Nov 4. Please apply for sponsorship by August 24.
  * UDS-P information at http://ubuntu-news.org/2011/07/15/ubuntu-developer-summit-sponsorship-now-open-2/

=== Any Other Business ===

 * Blueprints
  * We should blueprint at least for default applications and have one uds session for default apps
  * it would eliminate the time gap we have now deciding what is going to stay and what is going to change
  * This could be a single blueprint; specifying goals for Xubuntu for the release cycle

 * Beta1 is next week! Let's get a good writeup with all the changes for it, please!

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 * [[https://wiki.ubuntu.com/Xubuntu/Meetings/Archive/Minutes/2011-08-22 | Meeting log]]

=== Xubuntu Governance ===

 * The governancy part of the current Strategy Document can be found at

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Charlie Kravetz 
Xubuntu Project Lead
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