Electing the new project lead

Pasi Lallinaho pasi at shimmerproject.org
Mon Apr 1 22:47:20 UTC 2013


There are no other requirements for the nominees than being on the
Xubuntu users Lauchpad team as well as having a wikipage that contains
the information listed below.

Cheers,
Pasi

On 02/04/13 01:42, Jackson Doak wrote:
> do you need any devel knowledge? i'll apply if not.
> i think i am somehow head of testing for xubuntu though
>
>
> On Tue, Apr 2, 2013 at 9:14 AM, Pasi Lallinaho
> <pasi at shimmerproject.org <mailto:pasi at shimmerproject.org>> wrote:
>
>     Hello Xubuntu community!
>
>     It is the time to submit nominations for the next Xubuntu Project Lead
>     for the next two release cycles (see footnote [a] for clarification).
>
>
>     NOMINATIONS
>
>     Nominations need to be sent to the Xubuntu developer mailing list [1]
>     *before* May 1 with a link to a wiki page for the nominee. Per the
>     strategy document [2], the wiki page should include at least the
>     following information:
>     -- A brief history of the nominee in the FOSS world
>     -- Activities in any relevant teams
>     -- Thoughts about the Xubuntu development, including the biggest
>     challenges and possibilities
>     -- Areas of interest as a project lead, including any changes the
>     nominee
>     is wishing to see in the team
>
>     Both the nominating person and the nominee need to be members of the
>     Xubuntu users Launchpad group [3].
>     Note: If you are nominating somebody else, please ask them for their
>     consent; only people who are willing to serve as the project lead
>     can be
>     elected.
>
>
>     VOTING
>
>     There are two ways to vote to allow people from every timezone to
>     vote:
>     1) By email, starting at 18UTC on May 1, ending at 18UTC on May 2.
>     2) In the Xubuntu community meeting starting at 18UTC on May 2 on the
>     #xubuntu-devel IRC channel.
>
>     In the case there are more than one nominee, you should vote for
>     one of
>     the nominees.
>     In the case there is only one nominee, you should vote for or against
>     the nominee.
>     In the case there are no nominees, the voting is cancelled and the
>     Xubuntu team will meet as scheduled to consider the future.
>
>     Anybody in the Xubuntu users Launchpad group is entitled to vote.
>
>
>     QUESTIONS?
>
>     If you have any questions, please send them to the Xubuntu developer
>     mailing list [3].
>
>
>     Yours truly,
>     Pasi Lallinaho
>     Xubuntu Project Lead
>
>
>     [a]
>     The Xubuntu Strategy Document [2] states that the project lead
>     "serves a
>     term of four releases [...] and end with an LTS release". When my term
>     started on October 2011, the term length was set at three cycles,
>     ending
>     with the 13.04 release. To make the term end with an LTS release, the
>     project lead is unlike normally elected for only two cycles.
>
>     [1] https://lists.ubuntu.com/mailman/listinfo/xubuntu-devel
>     [2] https://wiki.ubuntu.com/Xubuntu/StrategyDocument
>     [3] https://launchpad.net/~xubuntu-users
>     <https://launchpad.net/%7Exubuntu-users>
>
>     --
>     Pasi Lallinaho (knome)                      » http://open.knome.fi/
>     Leader of Shimmer Project and Xubuntu       »
>     http://shimmerproject.org/
>     Graphic artist, webdesigner, Ubuntu member  » http://xubuntu.org/
>
>
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>
>
>
>


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Pasi Lallinaho (knome)                      » http://open.knome.fi/
Leader of Shimmer Project and Xubuntu       » http://shimmerproject.org/
Graphic artist, webdesigner, Ubuntu member  » http://xubuntu.org/

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