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Re: A New Team Leader for Lubuntu QA


On Tue, Nov 5, 2013 at 11:13 PM, Ali Linx (amjjawad) <amjjawad@xxxxxxxxx>wrote:

> Hi,
> First of all, I can tell your first impression the moment you saw the
> sender and the subject of this email :)
> The answer to your Q is: NO ... I am NOT planning to step in as a Team
> Leader for this area. I have tons of other roles and tons of other tasks so
> my hands are tight but being the Head of the Brainstorming Team and a
> faithful member of Lubuntu Family for two years who can't ever be late when
> Lubuntu needs help, I find it, and I am sure some if not all of you agree,
> that this team, needs a New Team Leader, specially after Phill has
> left/resigned.
> I have started this Blueprint previously:
> https://blueprints.launchpad.net/lubuntu-brainstorming/+spec/lubuntu-qa-sub-team
> I believe if we want a successful release, in every aspect, the role of
> Release Manager/QA Team Leader must be handled by someone who is:
> Skilled
> Experienced
> Available to help
> Can handle this team
> Don't underestimate this role. This is the MOST stressful role ever and
> you can ask Phill if you don't believe my words.
> However, I am not pushing you away, I am sure there are people who can
> step in and help!
> The New Team Leader needs NOT only to handle Testing/Bugs and stuff like
> that. He needs to:
> Organize a Team - VERY important
> Motivate a Team
> Recruit more members if needed
> and lots of other tasks :)
> AND ...
> This is for the Lubuntu Community and specially the Lubuntu QA Team to
> know: I'm afraid I can NOT do any kind of testing for Lubuntu this cycle.
> Sad but true. All what I can offer is handling the Brainstorming Team and
> do some Wiki Edits whenever possible.
> You see, my hands are so tight:
> https://wiki.ubuntu.com/amjjawad/UbuntuGNOME-Team - and I am very happy
> with Ubuntu GNOME and it is a young team that need my full help and
> support. Not to mention, StartUbuntu Project :)
> But, needless to say, if Lubuntu needs help, I am the first one who will
> jump in, roll up my sleeves and get the dirty job done! NO doubt about that.
> THIS IS JUST a suggestion. Take it, or leave it. This is entirely up to
> Lubuntu QA Team to decide.
> I offered my advice and thoughts. I offered my idea on a blueprint. It is
> time for YOU guys to make up your mind and decide!
> Let me know if you need anything.
> All the best and good luck :)


Three (3) days now and we haven't yet found our lucky winner :)

I am including the Main Mailing List as well :)

Thank you!

Remember: "All of us are smarter than any one of us."
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