Full Circle Podcast #7: Two Tin Cans and a Length of String
In this Episode, our longest so far; UDS, Unity and a Humble Bundle.
News: Ubuntu Developers Summit, Ubuntu Light, Unity.
Guest Spot: We go through the Ubuntu bug-reporting process with Alan Pope.
Games: Ed, Dave and Alan are all agreed about the Humble Indie Bundle and Dave looks at Wormux.
Interview: Part II of the Ubuntu Manual Project – tools
Keynote: Part I of Mark Shuttleworth’s keynote from UDS
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- Robin Catling (blog at http://catlingmindswipe.blogspot.com/)
- Ed Hewitt (blog at http://www.edhewitt.co.uk/)
- Dave Wilkins… is an Elvis impersonator on weekends.
- with our special guest:
Alan Pope from Ubuntu UK Podcast, blog: http://popey.com/blog/
Additional audio by Victoria Pritchard
02.01 | WELCOME and INTRO
03.05 | SINCE LAST TIME…
Ed created a wiki page for the FCM Podcast!
08.32 | NEWS
Ubuntu UDS Kicks off!
No Gnome-Shell, No Blue-ray support, but Nautilus-Elementary maybe used in 10.10. Shotwell to replace F-Spot
New and Improved Indicators; sound, network, keyboard and clock.
Changes to Sound Menu
Improved Me Menu
Unity is the all new UI in Ubuntu Netbook edition
- Mark wants to work on OEMs, first boot experience, media and codec handling
- Connected to the web in 7 seconds on SSD
- No traditional file management
- Small set of default apps: browser, media, mail
- Focus on touch
- For OEMs only, no public iso’s
- Unity will use Chromium by default.
OMG!Ubuntu Podcast: ‘Ubuntuesday’ is out!
Ubuntu on TV – CNBC’s ‘Big Bang Theory’
31.50 | INTERVIEW: Benjamin Humphrey, Ubuntu Manual Project Part II: Quickshot and LaTex:
Ubuntu Manual Project home: http://ubuntu-manual.org
Quickshot project home: http://ubuntu-manual.org/quickshot
LaTex project home: http://www.latex-project.org/
Kevin Godby’s Beginners’ Guide for Authors and translators:
42.16 | GUEST SPOT: We talk about bug reporting with Alan Pope
Apport tool: well described over in the Kubuntu wiki:
Ubuntu bug reporting:
Process described at https://help.ubuntu.com/community/ReportingBugs
Bug Reporting page https://wiki.ubuntu.com/Bugs
Example under discussion: Bug report #529387
58.10 | GAMING
Alan, Dave and Ed agree on something!
The Humble Indie Bundle (http://www.wolfire.com/humble)
* Aquaria (http://www.bit-blot.com/aquaria/)
* Gish (http://www.crypticsea.com/gish/)
* Lugaru (http://www.wolfire.com/lugaru)
* Penumbra (http://www.penumbragame.com/)
* World of Goo (http://2dboy.com/games.php)
Profits in aid of:
* Childs Play Charity (http://www.childsplaycharity.org/)
* Electronic Frontiers Foundation (http://www.eff.org/)
1:09.00 | Contribute!
Because Victoria asks so nicely…
109.33 | GUEST SPOT: Mark Shuttleworth UDS Keynote Speech
from Ubuntu Developer’s Summit, Brussels, May 2010 (edit)
Part One: Ubuntu Light and Unity
(Audio courtesy of Alan Pope)
Full speech (video): http://blip.tv/file/3601671
1:25.39 | WRAP and OUTRO
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- Opening: ‘Achilles’ by Kevin Macleod
- Main Theme: ‘Revolve’ by His Boy Elroy
- Incidental: ‘Dance Zone’ by Unknown
- Incidental: ‘On the Run’ by Unknown
- Trailer: ‘Dangerous’ by Kevin Macleod
- Incidental: ‘Iron Man’ by Unknown
Runtime: 1 hour 30 minutes 41 seconds