Ubuntu Developer Week

After Ubuntu user days ended on July 11, Ubuntu Developer week started the next very day. I was more interested in following the latter since it was my wish to know the basics of Ubuntu Development esp Packaging

You can have a look at the Ubuntu Developer Week Wiki page

My main interests are

  1. Getting started with Development 1 and 2Daniel Holbach (dholbach)
  2. Desktop Team overview – Sebastian Bacher (seb128)
  3. Authoring Upstart jobs – Steve Langasek (slangasek)
  4. Packaging like a Ninja – Rohan Garg (shadeslayer)
  5. Operation Cleansweep, reviewing patches – Nigel Babu (nigelb)
  6. Forwarding bugs and patches upstream – Pedro Villavicencio (pedro_)
  7. Daily Builds and You – Jorge Castro (jcastro)
  8. Making your application shine with application indicators – Ted Gould (tedg)
  9. Kernel Triage – Jeremy Foshee (JFo)
  10. Improving Ubuntu In An Evening – K. Vishnoo Charan Reddy (vish)
  11. Django and you – Micheal Hall (mhall119)
  12. Adapt an upstream – Jorge Castro (jcastro)


  • On 12th , I attended 1 and 2, but missed 3 as it was in late night. I do have the IRC logs.
  • Today on 13th, I even missed 4 as I was too exhausted. Again logs are there to rescue.
  • Tomorrow on 14th, 5,6,7,8,9 would be there which I would try to attend at all cost.