Tag Archives : FOSS


Comic: On Intel Reverting Canonical’s XMir Patch

Background from Ars: “Chris Wilson of Intel’s Open Source Technology Center, steward of the xf86-video-intel open source graphics driver for Linux, wrote on Saturday that “We do not condone or support Canonical in the course of action they have chosen, and will not carry XMir patches upstream.” He attributed this statement to “The Management,” but […]

Canonical shaming Intel

Recognition for FOSS Mentoring

Yesterday afternoon I received a certificate of appreciation from the Western Oregon University (WOU) Computer Science Department for my work from 2012 through 2013 mentoring WOU students on contributing to the Ubuntu Community. As you can imagine receiving this  put a smile on my yesterday afternoon. It is very rewarding to know that there are […]

Western Oregon University Computer Science Certificate of Appreciation - Benjamin Kerensa

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Ubuntu Mentors Needed!

Ubuntu Oregon will be working with Western Oregon University during the Winter Term to provide mentors to WOU Students participating in a class covering contributing to Ubuntu. Asst. Professor Becka Morgan at WOU reached out to Ubuntu Oregon to help facilitate mentoring for her students who she hopes to get throughly engaged in the Ubuntu […]