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Ali Linx (amjjawad | 27 Oct 19:37 2015
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Fwd: Re-verification


---------- Forwarded message ----------
From: Ali/amjjawad <amjjawad-GeWIH/nMZzLQT0dZR+AlfA@public.gmane.org>
Date: Wed, Oct 28, 2015 at 5:35 AM
Subject: Re: Re-verification
To: Jared Norris <jrnorris-Re5JQEeQqe8AvxtiuMwx3w@public.gmane.org>
Cc: ubuntu-au-nLRlyDuq1AZFpShjVBNYrg@public.gmane.org




On Tue, Oct 20, 2015 at 7:22 PM, Jared Norris <jrnorris-Re5JQEeQqe8AvxtiuMwx3w@public.gmane.org> wrote:
Good evening all,

Good morning, everyone :)
 

I have been advised this week that we as a team are up for re-verification shortly. However based upon my view I do not think we as a team would meet the requirements [1] to be a verified LoCo. There was a lot of discussion on the list last time this came up so wanted to put this out to the team before accepting this fate.
I checked the page quickly and I don't think we'll be accepted as a verified LoCo team :(
 

Essentially while I see we have the solid background and resources our actual activity has dropped significantly over the last several cycles. While I believe there are significant numbers of Australians contributing greatly to the Ubuntu project in various ways I don't believe there is much advocacy work being carried out, which is what the LoCo is primarily used for [2].

Why? I mean is it our fault? or it's just the users became more self-learner and they don't need any extra help? there must be a reason. Perhaps we all got busy with real life and that's why our activities dropped?!
 

If we are to accept that we will not be a verified team there would be no significant change to what we have done in the past. We will still have this mailing list, we will still have a website [3], we will still have the Launchpad team [4] and we will still have the IRC channel [5].

That's good, IMHO.
 

As described on the wiki page linked [1] the only benefit of being a verified team is an auto allocation of CDs and the ability to more easily obtain larger conference packs. While we have used these in the past I haven't had a request for either over the last 2 cycles so cannot see this greatly impacting on our team.

Hmm, I see.
 

So if anyone would like to seek re-verification please let us all know, if I don't hear anything in the next week I will assume the team is happy to let verification slip.

I'm sorry for the late reply. I was about to say that I'm ready to step in and help but I gave it another thought and I did read the wiki page

https://wiki.ubuntu.com/LoCoCouncil/TeamVerificationGuidelines

I don't think we can do it as of now.

My question is: can we do that later? for example, if we can prove, after months for example, that we have activities and all ... can we apply anytime?! I don't think there is some kind of time frame for that, right? I think once a team meets the requirements, that team can apply, correct?
 

As always, if anyone is interested in running some local events the team and I are here to support you, just shoot the list an email.

I'll keep that in mind, thanks :)

 

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Best Regards,
<div><div dir="ltr">
<br><div class="gmail_quote">---------- Forwarded message ----------<br>From: Ali/amjjawad <span dir="ltr">&lt;<a href="mailto:amjjawad@...">amjjawad@...</a>&gt;</span><br>Date: Wed, Oct 28, 2015 at 5:35 AM<br>Subject: Re: Re-verification<br>To: Jared Norris &lt;<a href="mailto:jrnorris@...">jrnorris@...</a>&gt;<br>Cc: <a href="mailto:ubuntu-au@...">ubuntu-au@...</a><br><br><br><div dir="ltr">
<br><div class="gmail_extra">
<br><div class="gmail_quote">On Tue, Oct 20, 2015 at 7:22 PM, Jared Norris <span dir="ltr">&lt;<a href="mailto:jrnorris <at> gmail.com" target="_blank">jrnorris@...</a>&gt;</span> wrote:<br><blockquote class="gmail_quote"><div dir="ltr">Good evening all,</div></blockquote>
<div><br></div>
<div>Good morning, everyone :)<br>
</div>
<span class=""><div>&nbsp;</div>
<blockquote class="gmail_quote"><div dir="ltr">
<div><br></div>
<div>I have been advised this week that we as a team are up for re-verification shortly. However based upon my view I do not think we as a team would meet the requirements [1] to be a verified LoCo. There was a lot of discussion on the list last time this came up so wanted to put this out to the team before accepting this fate.</div>
</div></blockquote></span><div>
<br><a href="https://wiki.ubuntu.com/LoCoCouncil/TeamVerificationGuidelines" target="_blank">https://wiki.ubuntu.com/LoCoCouncil/TeamVerificationGuidelines</a><br><br>
</div>
<div>I checked the page quickly and I don't think we'll be accepted as a verified LoCo team :(<br>
</div>
<span class=""><div>&nbsp;</div>
<blockquote class="gmail_quote"><div dir="ltr">
<div><br></div>
<div>Essentially while I see we have the solid background and resources our actual activity has dropped significantly over the last several cycles. While I believe there are significant numbers of Australians contributing greatly to the Ubuntu project in various ways I don't believe there is much advocacy work being carried out, which is what the LoCo is primarily used for [2].</div>
</div></blockquote>
<div><br></div></span><div>Why? I mean is it our fault? or it's just the users became more self-learner and they don't need any extra help? there must be a reason. Perhaps we all got busy with real life and that's why our activities dropped?! <br>
</div>
<span class=""><div>&nbsp;</div>
<blockquote class="gmail_quote"><div dir="ltr">
<div><br></div>
<div>If we are to accept that we will not be a verified team there would be no significant change to what we have done in the past. We will still have this mailing list, we will still have a website [3], we will still have the Launchpad team [4] and we will still have the IRC channel [5].</div>
</div></blockquote>
<div><br></div></span><div>That's good, IMHO.<br>&nbsp;<br>
</div>
<span class=""><blockquote class="gmail_quote"><div dir="ltr">
<div><br></div>
<div>As described on the wiki page linked [1] the only benefit of being a verified team is an auto allocation of CDs and the ability to more easily obtain larger conference packs. While we have used these in the past I haven't had a request for either over the last 2 cycles so cannot see this greatly impacting on our team.</div>
</div></blockquote>
<div><br></div></span><div>Hmm, I see.<br>&nbsp;<br>
</div>
<span class=""><blockquote class="gmail_quote"><div dir="ltr">
<div><br></div>
<div>So if anyone would like to seek re-verification please let us all know, if I don't hear anything in the next week I will assume the team is happy to let verification slip.</div>
</div></blockquote>
<div><br></div></span><div>I'm sorry for the late reply. I was about to say that I'm ready to step in and help but I gave it another thought and I did read the wiki page<br><br><a href="https://wiki.ubuntu.com/LoCoCouncil/TeamVerificationGuidelines" target="_blank">https://wiki.ubuntu.com/LoCoCouncil/TeamVerificationGuidelines</a><br><br>
</div>
<div>I don't think we can do it as of now.<br><br>
</div>
<div>My question is: can we do that later? for example, if we can prove, after months for example, that we have activities and all ... can we apply anytime?! I don't think there is some kind of time frame for that, right? I think once a team meets the requirements, that team can apply, correct?<br>
</div>
<span class=""><div>&nbsp;</div>
<blockquote class="gmail_quote"><div dir="ltr">
<div><br></div>
<div>As always, if anyone is interested in running some local events the team and I are here to support you, just shoot the list an email.</div>
</div></blockquote>
<div><br></div></span><div>I'll keep that in mind, thanks :)<br><br>&nbsp;<br>
</div>
<blockquote class="gmail_quote">
<span class=""><div dir="ltr">
<div><br></div>
<div>[1]&nbsp;<a href="https://wiki.ubuntu.com/LoCoCouncil/TeamVerificationGuidelines" target="_blank">https://wiki.ubuntu.com/LoCoCouncil/TeamVerificationGuidelines</a>
</div>
<div>[2]&nbsp;<a href="http://loco.ubuntu.com/about-loco/" target="_blank">http://loco.ubuntu.com/about-loco/</a>
</div>
<div>[3]&nbsp;<a href="http://ubuntu.org.au/" target="_blank">http://ubuntu.org.au/</a>
</div>
<div>[4]&nbsp;<a href="https://launchpad.net/~ubuntu-au" target="_blank">https://launchpad.net/~ubuntu-au</a>
</div>
<div>[5]&nbsp;<a href="https://wiki.ubuntu.com/AustralianTeam/IRC" target="_blank">https://wiki.ubuntu.com/AustralianTeam/IRC</a>
</div>
<div>
<br clear="all"><div><div>Regards,<br><br>Jared Norris<br>
</div></div>
</div>
</div>
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</blockquote>
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<br>
</div>
<div class="gmail_extra">Thank you for letting us know :)<span class="HOEnZb"><br clear="all"></span>
</div>
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<div>
<span>Remember: "All of us are smarter than any one of us."</span><br><br>Best Regards,<br>
</div>
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Jared Norris | 22 Oct 11:43 2015
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Free Stickers!

Good evening all,

Thanks to System76 [1] we again have free Ubuntu and System76 stickers available. All you need to do is send a stamped, self-addressed envelope to the address below and the stickers will be sent back via return mail.

Please enclose your stamped, self addressed envelope to:

Ubuntu AU Team
PO Box 602
Annerley
Queensland 4103

Pictures of the stickers and instructions for other countries around the world are on the System76 website [2]. 

[1] https://system76.com - they sell all kinds of hardware with Ubuntu pre-installed

Regards,

Jared Norris
<div><div dir="ltr">Good evening all,<div><br></div>
<div>Thanks to System76 [1] we again have free Ubuntu and System76 stickers available. All you need to do is send a stamped, self-addressed envelope to the address below and the stickers will be sent back via return mail.</div>
<div><br></div>
<div>Please enclose your stamped, self addressed envelope to:</div>
<div><br></div>
<div>Ubuntu AU Team</div>
<div>PO Box 602</div>
<div>Annerley</div>
<div>Queensland 4103</div>
<div><br></div>
<div>Pictures of the stickers and instructions for other countries around the world are on the System76 website [2].&nbsp;</div>
<div><br></div>
<div>[1]&nbsp;<a href="https://system76.com">https://system76.com</a> - they sell all kinds of hardware with Ubuntu pre-installed</div>
<div>[2]&nbsp;<a href="https://system76.com/swag/stickers">https://system76.com/swag/stickers</a>
</div>
<div>
<br clear="all"><div><div class="gmail_signature">Regards,<br><br>Jared Norris<br>
</div></div>
</div>
</div></div>
peter baker | 20 Oct 16:31 2015
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ubuntu 15.10 now available for order via ubuntu.net.au

hey guys

I have just made ubuntu 15.10 available for order via ubuntu.net.au (its out this thursday)

ubuntu, ubuntu mac edition, kubuntu, and xubuntu are all available on dvd or usb thumb drive

you can also choose 14.04 for long term support

I'm also offering the latest version of linux mint, cinnamon edition only

so many choices!

dvds are still $3 and 8gb usb thumb drives are still $10 including shipping

happy ordering!

peter

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<div><div dir="ltr">hey guys<div><br></div>
<div>I have just made ubuntu 15.10 available for order via <a href="http://ubuntu.net.au">ubuntu.net.au</a> (its out this thursday)</div>
<div><br></div>
<div>ubuntu, ubuntu mac edition, kubuntu, and xubuntu are all available on dvd or usb thumb drive</div>
<div><br></div>
<div>you can also choose 14.04 for long term support</div>
<div><br></div>
<div>I'm also offering the latest version of linux mint, cinnamon edition only</div>
<div><br></div>
<div>so many choices!</div>
<div><br></div>
<div>dvds are still $3 and 8gb usb thumb drives are still $10 including shipping</div>
<div><br></div>
<div>happy ordering!</div>
<div><br></div>
<div>peter<br clear="all"><div><br></div>-- <br><div class="gmail_signature"><div dir="ltr">
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Jared Norris | 20 Oct 10:22 2015
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Re-verification

Good evening all,

I have been advised this week that we as a team are up for re-verification shortly. However based upon my view I do not think we as a team would meet the requirements [1] to be a verified LoCo. There was a lot of discussion on the list last time this came up so wanted to put this out to the team before accepting this fate.

Essentially while I see we have the solid background and resources our actual activity has dropped significantly over the last several cycles. While I believe there are significant numbers of Australians contributing greatly to the Ubuntu project in various ways I don't believe there is much advocacy work being carried out, which is what the LoCo is primarily used for [2].

If we are to accept that we will not be a verified team there would be no significant change to what we have done in the past. We will still have this mailing list, we will still have a website [3], we will still have the Launchpad team [4] and we will still have the IRC channel [5].

As described on the wiki page linked [1] the only benefit of being a verified team is an auto allocation of CDs and the ability to more easily obtain larger conference packs. While we have used these in the past I haven't had a request for either over the last 2 cycles so cannot see this greatly impacting on our team.

So if anyone would like to seek re-verification please let us all know, if I don't hear anything in the next week I will assume the team is happy to let verification slip.

As always, if anyone is interested in running some local events the team and I are here to support you, just shoot the list an email.


Regards,

Jared Norris
<div><div dir="ltr">Good evening all,<div><br></div>
<div>I have been advised this week that we as a team are up for re-verification shortly. However based upon my view I do not think we as a team would meet the requirements [1] to be a verified LoCo. There was a lot of discussion on the list last time this came up so wanted to put this out to the team before accepting this fate.</div>
<div><br></div>
<div>Essentially while I see we have the solid background and resources our actual activity has dropped significantly over the last several cycles. While I believe there are significant numbers of Australians contributing greatly to the Ubuntu project in various ways I don't believe there is much advocacy work being carried out, which is what the LoCo is primarily used for [2].</div>
<div><br></div>
<div>If we are to accept that we will not be a verified team there would be no significant change to what we have done in the past. We will still have this mailing list, we will still have a website [3], we will still have the Launchpad team [4] and we will still have the IRC channel [5].</div>
<div><br></div>
<div>As described on the wiki page linked [1] the only benefit of being a verified team is an auto allocation of CDs and the ability to more easily obtain larger conference packs. While we have used these in the past I haven't had a request for either over the last 2 cycles so cannot see this greatly impacting on our team.</div>
<div><br></div>
<div>So if anyone would like to seek re-verification please let us all know, if I don't hear anything in the next week I will assume the team is happy to let verification slip.</div>
<div><br></div>
<div>As always, if anyone is interested in running some local events the team and I are here to support you, just shoot the list an email.</div>
<div><br></div>
<div>[1]&nbsp;<a href="https://wiki.ubuntu.com/LoCoCouncil/TeamVerificationGuidelines">https://wiki.ubuntu.com/LoCoCouncil/TeamVerificationGuidelines</a>
</div>
<div>[2]&nbsp;<a href="http://loco.ubuntu.com/about-loco/">http://loco.ubuntu.com/about-loco/</a>
</div>
<div>[3]&nbsp;<a href="http://ubuntu.org.au/">http://ubuntu.org.au/</a>
</div>
<div>[4]&nbsp;<a href="https://launchpad.net/~ubuntu-au">https://launchpad.net/~ubuntu-au</a>
</div>
<div>[5]&nbsp;<a href="https://wiki.ubuntu.com/AustralianTeam/IRC">https://wiki.ubuntu.com/AustralianTeam/IRC</a>
</div>
<div>
<br clear="all"><div><div class="gmail_signature">Regards,<br><br>Jared Norris<br>
</div></div>
</div>
</div></div>
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uch | 6 Sep 23:41 2015

Users and accommodations in Cairns


Hi there

We are Ubuntu users in Cairns (tropical Australia).
We like the philosophy of Ubuntu and like-minded people.

If you are in the region, we'd like to get in touch with you.
Come to our office in westcourt have a cuppa.

If you travel to Cairns, we can provide accommodations.

Please contact us for more information.

Cheers
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Ian Mann | 27 Apr 14:20 2015
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Re: Ubuntu 15.04 (Vivid Vervet) now available

On 27/04/15 22:14, peter baker wrote:
> Ubuntu 15.04 (Vivid Vervet) is now available for ordering via ubuntu.net.au

Thanks Peter, I will stick with the LTS I have until the next LTS comes out.

peter baker | 27 Apr 14:14 2015
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Ubuntu 15.04 (Vivid Vervet) now available

Ubuntu 15.04 (Vivid Vervet) is now available for ordering via ubuntu.net.au 

dvd's are still $3, 8bg thumb drives are $10 including postage here in australia

or download it yourself via


check the release notes here


enjoy!

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<div><div dir="ltr"><div>
<div>Ubuntu 15.04 (Vivid Vervet) is now available for ordering via <a href="http://ubuntu.net.au">ubuntu.net.au</a>&nbsp;</div>
<div><br></div>
<div><div>dvd's are still $3, 8bg thumb drives are $10 including postage here in australia</div></div>
<div><br></div>
<div>or download it yourself via</div>
<div><br></div>
<div>
<a href="http://www.ubuntu.com/download/desktop">http://www.ubuntu.com/download/desktop</a><br>
</div>
<div><br></div>
<div>check the release notes here</div>
<div><br></div>
<div>
<a href="https://wiki.ubuntu.com/VividVervet/ReleaseNotes">https://wiki.ubuntu.com/VividVervet/ReleaseNotes</a><br>
</div>
<div><br></div>
<div>enjoy!</div>
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<div>0411 437137</div>
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</div></div>
</div></div></div>

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