Google Summer of Code: Participate in LXDE and Debian and help improving lubuntu

LXDE and Debian have been accepted as a mentoring organizations for Google Summer of Code 2010. This is great news for lubuntu, which uses LXDE and shares a lot (Code, packaging systems etc.) with Debian. lubuntu will profit from the development of LXDE and Debian directly. The lubuntu project is looking forward to a great summer with more people joining.

For Debian: Please check out the project information on the Debian wiki page here: http://wiki.debian.org/SummerOfCode2010 . Debian IRC on irc.oftc.net #debian

For LXDE: Please propose ideas for the program on the LXDE idea page. Students wishing to apply, please check out the Student Check List in the wiki and join irc.oftc.net #lxde for discussions. A Chinese channel is open on irc.oftc.net #lxde-zh. A German channel is available at #lxde-de. The LXDE mailing list is here: https://lists.sourceforge.net/lists/listinfo/lxde-list

We also welcome prospectus students to discuss ideas for lubuntu on the lubuntu mailing list on [email protected] (Please join the team on launchpad to be able to subscribe to the team mailing list)

The application period starts on March 29, 2010.

Links

* LXDE Idea Page: http://wiki.lxde.org/en/Google_Summer_of_Code_2010

* LXDE Blog post: http://blog.lxde.org/?p=661

* GSoC program: http://socghop.appspot.com/

* Accepted Organization: http://socghop.appspot.com/gsoc/program/accepted_orgs/google/gsoc2010

* Mailing List: https://lists.sourceforge.net/lists/listinfo/lxde-list

* Debian Overview Page: http://wiki.debian.org/SummerOfCode2010

* Debian Applying: http://wiki.debian.org/SummerOfCode2010/Applying

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