xubuntu-devel Digest, Vol 99, Issue 13

Elizabeth Krumbach Joseph lyz at ubuntu.com
Fri Dec 13 19:19:51 UTC 2013

On Fri, Dec 13, 2013 at 10:31 AM, raleigh rivers
<raleigh75 at bellsouth.net> wrote:
> On 12/13/2013 06:29 AM, xubuntu-devel-request at lists.ubuntu.com wrote:
>>>>We've recently had some inquiries from volunteers interested in getting
>>>> involved in documentation. How big the scope of this project can be will
>>>> most likely depend on how much help we can get, so this might be an
>>>> opportunity to get your feet wet. Please let us know if you are interested
>>>> in helping. Thanks, Jack
> I like Xubuntu and am willing to help out, but a lot of my time is spent
> looking for jobs. Are volunteers given credits on the web site? That, along
> with a contact person for references, could be useful for those of us
> seeking employment. If on the other hand volunteers are anonymous, then that
> might be of interest to retired individuals.

Very little is done anonymously in this project, unless you are using
a pseudonym and want to be somewhat anonymous. There are various ways
that contributions are tracked.

If you look at my launchpad profile https://launchpad.net/~lyz you'll
see under "Most Active In" that Xubuntu Website is #3 for me.

If you work on documentation you get added to the credits file, ie:

If you're a developer, your name will be in changelogs, for example:

If you're doing testing, your name will show up on the tracker:

This is all fair game for including on a resume, I sure do.

Elizabeth Krumbach Joseph || Lyz || pleia2

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