Global Jam: Call For Xubuntu Tasks
slickymaster at gmail.com
Tue Aug 19 14:10:59 UTC 2014
> Date: Tue, 19 Aug 2014 00:27:25 -0400
> From: Stephen Michael Kellat <skellat at sdf.org>
> To: xubuntu-devel at lists.ubuntu.com
> Subject: Global Jam: Call For Xubuntu Tasks
> Message-ID: <20140819002725.baac2ee9c576475023ba18f0 at sdf.org>
> Content-Type: text/plain; charset=US-ASCII
> Greetings all. As tasked at the last Xubuntu meeting, I write to ask for
> folks to consider what tasks would benefit Xubuntu to be undertaken during
> Ubuntu Global Jam. Ubuntu Global Jam is a time for local user communities
> ("LoCo") to actively participate in a major push to get to the end of the
> development cycle. The timeframe this cycle is Friday, 12 September 2014
> 17:00 to Sunday, 14 September 2014 22:00 UTC. With respect to the Utopic
> Unicorn release schedule, that is the weekend directly after User Interface
> Freeze hits on Thursday, 11 September 2014. Documentation String Freeze
> will hit on Thursday, 18 September 2014.
> What is needed at this point are the nomination of tasks that can be given
> as suggestions to LoCo groups to engage in during the Global Jam. These
> need to be things that can be accomplished by a group of varying levels of
> experience with Xubuntu. They need to stay within the weekend preferably.
> They also should abide by the release schedule to help move us forward. A
> reporting loop needs to be built-in so that feedback from the event can be
> gathered and we have data we can act upon.
> Do we need specific packages tested? Any last documentation to write?
> Seeking new places for pkexec profiles? Stress-testing the Core? Patching
> of things needed?
The end-user documentation is translatable in Launchpad and the default
cut-off percentage to include translations is 80%.
Up to now there are only two fully translated idioms, Finnish and
Portuguese. The French (68,94%), Russian (65,65%) and Spanish (48,96%)
translations are the ones that seem to be good candidates to be included in
the next release if some more work could be done on them.
Xubuntu Documentation Lead
-------------- next part --------------
An HTML attachment was scrubbed...
More information about the xubuntu-devel