Impish Indri (21.10) Final Freeze

2021-10-08 Thread Lukasz Zemczak
The final freeze for Impish Indri has now been reached and we are heading into the final stretch of the release cycle with the release of Ubuntu 21.10 next week. The current uploads in the queue will be reviewed and either accepted or rejected as appropriate by pre-freeze standards, but anything

Impish Indri (21.10) UI Freeze

2021-09-10 Thread Lukasz Zemczak
Hello Ubuntu developers, Effective yesterday, we are now officially under the User Interface Freeze for Impish: https://wiki.ubuntu.com/UserInterfaceFreeze In order to help ensure our documentation is accurate for the release, please notify the documentation team and translation teams of any

Hirsute Hippo (21.04) Beta Freeze

2021-03-29 Thread Lukasz Zemczak
As of a short while ago, hirsute has entered the Beta Freeze, with a goal of releasing Beta images sometime late Thursday. *From now until the beta is released, please only upload updates for packages on any release images if you /need/ to get them into the beta itself.* Please hold off with

Hirsute Hippo (21.04) UI Freeze

2021-03-19 Thread Lukasz Zemczak
Hello Ubuntu developers, Effective yesterday, we are now officially under the User Interface Freeze for Hirsute: https://wiki.ubuntu.com/UserInterfaceFreeze In order to help ensure our documentation is accurate for the release, please notify the documentation team and translation teams of

Groovy Gorilla (20.10) Beta Freeze

2020-09-28 Thread Lukasz Zemczak
As of a short while ago, groovy has entered the beta freeze, with a goal of releasing Beta images sometime late Thursday. *From now until the beta is released, please only upload updates for packages on any release images if you /need/ to get them into the beta itself.* Please hold off with

Groovy Gorilla Beta milestone reminder

2020-09-25 Thread Lukasz Zemczak
Hello everyone! Yes, time flies! This is a gentle reminder about the nearing Beta milestone for Groovy Gorilla (20.10) next week and the also-related Beta Freeze starting on Monday. Please use the occasion to make sure everything is landed and good to go for next week. Thank you! -- Łukasz

Groovy Gorilla is now open for development

2020-04-27 Thread Lukasz Zemczak
We’re pleased to announce that groovy is now *open for development*. auto-sync has been enabled and will run soon. As usual, we expect a large influx of builds and autopkgtests in this initial period, which will cause delays. Please help with fixing any breakage that occurs. For this release

Focal Fossa Beta milestone reminder

2020-03-27 Thread Lukasz Zemczak
Hello everyone! This is a gentle reminder about the nearing Beta milestone for Focal Fossa (20.04) next week and the also-related Beta Freeze starting on Monday. Please use the occasion to make sure everything is landed and good to go for next week. We're so close! Thanks! -- Łukasz 'sil2100'

Bionic Beaver (18.04) Final Beta Freeze

2018-04-03 Thread Lukasz Zemczak
In some short while bionic will enter the final beta freeze, with a goal of releasing the Final Beta images hopefully sometime late Thursday. The link to the milestone can be found here: https://launchpad.net/ubuntu/+milestone/ubuntu-18.04-beta The queue freeze will last from now until final

Artful Aardvark (17.10) Final Beta Freeze

2017-09-25 Thread Lukasz Zemczak
In some short while artful will enter the final beta freeze, with a goal of releasing the Final Beta images hopefully sometime late Thursday. The link to the milestone can be found here: https://launchpad.net/ubuntu/+milestone/ubuntu-17.10-beta The queue freeze will last from now until final

Developer Membership Board Election Results - two new members

2017-09-12 Thread Lukasz Zemczak
Hello everyone! The vote for the two vacant seats in the Developer Membership Board is now over. Please congratulate our new members: the re-elected Mathieu Trudel-Lapierre and Jeremy Bicha! They will be now part of the DMB for the term of two years. Glad to have you on the team guys! Best

Upcoming Vacant Developer Membership Board seats: State of nominations

2017-08-07 Thread Lukasz Zemczak
With the memberships of Mathieu Trudel-Lapierre and Adam Conrad expired from the Development Membership board, we are sending out this notice to make sure all Ubuntu Developers are aware of the current DMB nominations state. There were already two calls for nominations sent out some time ago but

Announce: Stable Release Update verification policy change

2017-06-27 Thread Lukasz Zemczak
Hello everyone, As part of our continuing improvements to the SRU process, we have decided to require verification-done-RELEASE and verification-failed-RELEASE tags for bug validation instead of their broad versions (i.e. verification-done, verification-failed). This means that for a bug to be