FUDcon Day 1: Spot’s Workshop and Lunch

Spot’s Workshop Spot’s workshop on how to make RPM packages had a full-house audience. I was able to create my first-ever working spec file from scratch, hehe. (Usually I only rebuild from SRPMs or make franken-spec files by tainting specs from other packages.) So now I understand a whole lot more what all the different sections and default lines mean. FROSCamp Exhibition Hall Lunch Reminder: My album for photos I’m taking today at FUDcon Zurich is open now; check it throughout the day for updates. 🙂

Fedora Board Meetings, 10 Sept 2010 & 13 Sept 2010

It’s another two-meeting Fedora Board meeting update. We have been holding some extra meetings in order to kick behind and take numbers the Board ticket backlog. Here we go: Fedora Board Meeting 10 September 2010 Full meeting minute IRC log: http://meetbot.fedoraproject.org/fedora-board-meeting/2010-09-10/fedora_board.2010-09-10-18.10.log.html Meeting thread on advisory-board-list: http://lists.fedoraproject.org/pipermail/advisory-board/2010-September/009198.html This board meeting was an IRC meeting that took place last Friday in #fedora-board-meeting on IRC. Topics Covered Here is an outline of the topics covered – it was a fully Q&A style meeting: Question 1: KDE 4.5 in Fedora 14 Camberwell asked: Sorry if this isn’t the place to ak, but will f13 see the new kde 4.5? The overall conclusion to this is that it is a question more appropriate for the Fedora Engineering Steering Committee (FESCo) and the Fedora KDE SIG. Jared also brought up that the last Board issued a stable release updates vision statement that FESCo is currently working towards. Question 2: Board appointments Policy inode0 asked: A few weeks back spot proposed something regarding appointments/board approval – anything more come of that? Jared responded, “First of all, I want to make sure that the Board is working well, and that I have a good working relationship with each …

Fedora Board Meetings, 10 Sept 2010 & 13 Sept 2010

It’s another two-meeting Fedora Board meeting update. We have been holding some extra meetings in order to kick behind and take numbers the Board ticket backlog. Here we go: Fedora Board Meeting 10 September 2010 Full meeting minute IRC log: http://meetbot.fedoraproject.org/fedora-board-meeting/2010-09-10/fedora_board.2010-09-10-18.10.log.html Meeting thread on advisory-board-list: http://lists.fedoraproject.org/pipermail/advisory-board/2010-September/009198.html This board meeting was an IRC meeting that took place last Friday in #fedora-board-meeting on IRC. Topics Covered Here is an outline of the topics covered – it was a fully Q&A style meeting: Question 1: KDE 4.5 in Fedora 14 Camberwell asked: Sorry if this isn’t the place to ak, but will f13 see the new kde 4.5? The overall conclusion to this is that it is a question more appropriate for the Fedora Engineering Steering Committee (FESCo) and the Fedora KDE SIG. Jared also brought up that the last Board issued a stable release updates vision statement that FESCo is currently working towards. Question 2: Board appointments Policy inode0 asked: A few weeks back spot proposed something regarding appointments/board approval – anything more come of that? Jared responded, “First of all, I want to make sure that the Board is working well, and that I have a good working relationship with each …