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: . Debian IRC on #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 #lxde for discussions. A Chinese channel is open on #lxde-zh. A German channel is available at #lxde-de. The LXDE mailing list is here:

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.


* LXDE Idea Page:

* LXDE Blog post:

* GSoC program:

* Accepted Organization:

* Mailing List:

* Debian Overview Page:

* Debian Applying: