Resignation from Xubuntu Project

Charlie Kravetz cjk at
Mon Mar 19 23:39:45 UTC 2012

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On Mon, 19 Mar 2012 16:34:39 -0700
Elizabeth Krumbach <lyz at> wrote:

> On Mon, Mar 19, 2012 at 11:47 AM, Charlie Kravetz
> <cjk at> wrote:
> > Due to circumstances now surrounding the Xubuntu Project, I will no
> > longer be able to participate in any capacity. For 18 months as Project
> > Lead, I attempted to keep as many as possible involved with this
> > project. Some of those individuals fought every attempt I made to
> > better the project. Now, having observed the project from the sidelines
> > for almost an entire release cycle, I find those individuals were
> > actually playing some kind of games, for reasons I will never
> > understand. As of the release of Precise Pangolin as Xubuntu 12.04, I
> > am resigning any and all positions with the project. I wish the Xubuntu
> > success in the future.
> Since you say "As of the release of Precise" will you continue as
> Testing Lead up until release? I'm certain we'll have more questions
> and need more help as these deadlines keep coming.

Yes. I would not drop something without notice. I felt by saying now
that I will not be active in Xubuntu after Precise releases, there is
at least 5 or 6 weeks to plan how to continue with the next cycle. 

> Thank you for all your work, you were very welcoming to me when I
> joined the project, it was a pleasure to meet you at UDS (two of
> them!) and you continue to be a help and an inspiration as I expand my
> involvement here and elsewhere.

- -- 
Charlie Kravetz 
Linux Registered User Number 425914          []
Never let anyone steal your DREAM.           []
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