Category Archives: LoCo

Articles involving the Ubuntu Florida LoCo itself.

A new way to Jam

We’re coming up on the next Ubuntu Global Jam, the point in every cycle where the community gets together for a weekend of contributing to the next release of Ubuntu.  And this time we’re shaking things up a little bit. … Continue reading

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Singlet, part 0.2

I’ve finally had a little extra time to get back to working on Singlet.  There’s been a lot of progress since the first iteration.  To start with, Singlet had to be upgraded to work with the new Lens API introduced … Continue reading

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Community Appreciate Day

Recognition is the currency of the open source community.  When somebody does something that helps you, the proper way of paying them for their time and effort is, quite simply, to thank them and let other people know that they … Continue reading

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LoCo Team BBQ: The Meat

Now that the rub  is ready, it’s time to prepare the meat.  For this weekend’s festivities, we have: 2 pork shoulders, 2 whole chickes, 4 large turkey legs, an assortment of chicken wings and drumsticks, a rack of ribs and … Continue reading

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LoCo Team BBQ: The Rub

This weekend we will be holding the second official Ubuntu Florida LoCo Team BBQ, which for me means that preparation has to start early.  All good barbecue starts with the dry rub, a combination of spices, sugar and salt that give the … Continue reading

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Quick UDS-P Wrapup

It’s late, I’m tired, so this is going to be brief.  But if I didn’t put something up now, chances are I’d procrastinate to the point where it didn’t matter anymore, so something is better than nothing. JuJu So the … Continue reading

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Ubuntu Summit Jam

This past weekend was Ubuntu Global Jam, where Ubuntu users and contributors all over the world get together to work on improving the project.  Jams come in many forms, code hacking, bug triaging, translating, documenting, or even just promoting Ubuntu … Continue reading

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UDS-N Wrap Up

The Ubuntu Developer Summit for Natty Narwhal came to a close yesterday, after 5 days of intense, mind-draining sessions.  I learned a lot, planned a lot, and have a huge list of action items for the next six months. First … Continue reading

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Write mashups with Ubuntu LoCo Directory

We just released version 0.2.11 of the Ubuntu LoCo Directory onto http://loco.ubuntu.com, and one of the new features is a Restful/JSON API for accessing data about LoCo teams and events.  Now you can use this information in your own applications! … Continue reading

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Ubuntu Hour in Tampa

Had a very nice lunch with John Pugh (aka, zoopster) at the Olive Garden in New Tampa on Wednesday.  Hopefully this is the start of a semi-monthly Ubuntu Hour lunch meetup in the Tampa area.  We talked about things going … Continue reading

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