Tag Archives: Xubuntu

Nominations for Xubuntu Project Lead 2011

Having served for 3 releases, Charlie Kravetz (charlie-tca) has reached the end of his term as Xubuntu Project Lead. Following the guidelines provided by the Xubuntu Project Lead (XPL) section of the Xubuntu Strategy Document, nominations are now open. Those wishing to nominate themselves or others should do so by email to either [Xubuntu] mailing […]

Xubuntu Project Lead approved

In a Xubuntu Community Meeting attended by nine people, a vote was taken to confirm Charlie Kravetz as Xubuntu Project Lead. This was the culmination of many months of Xubuntu operating with an interim leader. The vote has confirmed Charlie Kravetz as the Xubuntu Project Lead. Thanks to all of the attendees and to the […]

Announcing the Release Candidate for Ubuntu 10.10

Releases are big. You just won’t believe how vastly, hugely, mind-bogglingly big they are. I mean, you may think it’s a long haul to release a single Linux package or application, but that’s just peanuts to a Linux distribution release. Because of this, we must work our way up to it, incrementally…bit by bit…milestone by […]

Ubuntu Weekly Newsletter #205

Welcome to the Ubuntu Weekly Newsletter. This is Issue #205 for the week August 1st – August 7th, 2010 and is available here. In this issue we cover: Maverick Alpha-3 Released Desktop Testing Team Request For Candidates: Application Review Board Making room in the sound indicator Interview with Isabell Long Mark Shuttleworth apologises for alleged […]

Maverick Alpha-3 Released

Welcome to Maverick Meerkat Alpha 3, which will in time become Ubuntu 10.10. Pre-releases of Maverick are *not* encouraged for anyone needing a stable system or anyone who is not comfortable running into occasional, even frequent breakage. They are, however, recommended for Ubuntu developers and those who want to help in testing, reporting, and fixing […]