Reaching out to future Ubuntu developers

Registered by Daniel Holbach on 2011-10-25

There is a huge interest in getting involved in Ubuntu development. We want to better reach out to everybody who is interested. The recent survey data will probably help with the discussion of this.

Blueprint information

Status:
Complete
Approver:
Jono Bacon
Priority:
High
Drafter:
Daniel Holbach
Direction:
Approved
Assignee:
Daniel Holbach
Definition:
New
Series goal:
Accepted for precise
Implementation:
Implemented
Milestone target:
milestone icon ubuntu-12.04
Started by
Daniel Holbach on 2012-03-12
Completed by
Daniel Holbach on 2012-03-12

Related branches

Sprints

Whiteboard

Work items for precise-alpha-1:
[dholbach] document ubuntu-devel-announce@ mailing list to get more people on board: DONE
[dholbach] explain what "packaging from scratch" is and what it's not (rename article - bug 890585): DONE
[dholbach] explain that this is about Ubuntu PLATFORM development (bug 890581): DONE
[dholbach] prepare UDW pages: DONE

Work items for precise-alpha-2:
[jonathan] write introductory text for improved http://www.ubuntu.com/community/get-involved/developers: POSTPONED
[bdfhjk] write introductory text for improved http://www.ubuntu.com/community/get-involved/developers: POSTPONED
[lallenlowe] review introductory text for http://www.ubuntu.com/community/get-involved/developers: POSTPONED
[aroman] review introductory text for http://www.ubuntu.com/community/get-involved/developers: POSTPONED
[kamalmostafa] write script for video: POSTPONED
[dholbach] write script for video: POSTPONED
[dholbach] call for UDW sessions: DONE
[dholbach] finalise UDW schedule: DONE
[dholbach] announce UDW: DONE
[dholbach] post UDW summaries: DONE
[dholbach] prepare bug fixing tasks for UGJ: DONE

Work items for ubuntu-12.04-beta-1:
[dholbach] blog about UGJ / call for developer participation in UGJ: DONE

Work items:
[dholbach] investigate development forums: DONE
[dholbach] research and improve links to current packaging guide from developer.u.c: DONE
[kamalmostafa] research if developer.u.c links to info about how to get your package into Debian: DONE

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Work Items

Dependency tree

* Blueprints in grey have been implemented.