A word or few about near future

Phil Whitaker xubuntu-devel at beardygnome.co.uk
Sat Oct 29 02:02:57 UTC 2011


Pasi,

"It works well on a bit older hardware too." doesn't really read too well in
English.  I'd suggest either "It works well on older hardware too." or "It
works quite well on older hardware too."

Enjoy your break :-)

Phil

beardygnome.co.uk <http://www.beardygnome.co.uk>


On 29 October 2011 00:27, Pasi Lallinaho <pasi at shimmerproject.org> wrote:

> On 10/29/2011 02:23 AM, Pasi Lallinaho wrote:
>
>> Hello!
>>
>> Thanks again everybody for choosing me as the new Xubuntu Project Lead.
>>
>> I will be taking a break from FOSS sometime soon, and unless you want to
>> meet each other just for fun or to work with ongoing business, I will not be
>> keeping community meetings until I've come back from my short break. This
>> will mean the next meetings are on the week after UDS.
>>
>> If you have thought of keeping a break from FOSS too, beginning of the
>> cycle is a good time. Enjoy your time off! (Sorry Lionel, this doesn't apply
>> to you... ;))
>>
>> I'm proposing to add Simon Steinbeiß [1] in our Artwork team, as well as
>> the Xubuntu Team. The rationale behind this is continued contribution to
>> Xubuntu, via desktop themes and many many more things. If somebody has
>> anything to say about this, please do it before Friday, 4th of November.
>> Unless nobody wants to discuss this further, Simon will be added to the
>> team. Otherwise, it will be discussed and voted on the next community
>> meeting.
>>
>> We are getting closer to the publishing of the new website [2]. Once it's
>> out, I'd like to publish a MINIMUM of one article per month in the blog.
>> Subjects should be everything about Xubuntu, from quick lists of reviews
>> about Xubuntu in the last month to development, artwork, ISO testing,
>> community... Anything that relates to Xubuntu, at least somehow. Please feel
>> free to tell about ideas for articles, and feel free, but not obligated, to
>> start writing drafts.
>>
>
> I also changed the "intro" paragraph text on the frontpage [2] today,
> please tell me if you feel it's incorrect, or think it should be changed
> somehow.
>
>
>
>> While it is very recommended, it is not a "hard requirement" to be a
>> Ubuntu member to be able to get your article on the blog. We will sort out
>> on how to proceed with this, but since we've done it before [3], I don't
>> think there is any real obstacles.
>>
>> Thanks, let's keep in touch via email and IRC.
>>
>> Sincerely,
>> Your new Project Lead,
>> Pasi Lallinaho
>>
>> [1a] https://launchpad.net/~simon-**steinbeiss<https://launchpad.net/~simon-steinbeiss>
>> [1b] https://wiki.ubuntu.com/**SimonSteinbeiss<https://wiki.ubuntu.com/SimonSteinbeiss>
>> [2] http://wp.xubuntu.org/
>> [3] http://xubuntu.org/news/natty-**artwork<http://xubuntu.org/news/natty-artwork>
>>
>>
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