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Debian Project News – November 26th, 2012

Welcome to this year’s twentythird issue of DPN, the newsletter for the Debian community. Topics covered in this issue include:…

Debian Project News – November 12th, 2012

Welcome to this year’s twenty-second issue of DPN, the newsletter for the Debian community. Topics covered in this issue include: * Code search engine for Debian * Bits from the DPL * One step closer to “Wheezy” * Other news * Upcoming events * New Debian Contributors * Release-Critical bugs statistics for the upcoming release […]

Help us to release “Wheezy”: participate to our BSP marathon

The Debian Project is pleased to announce that in the next few weeks Bug Squashing Parties (“BSPs” [1]) will take place in several countries. The main focus of a Bug Squashing Party is to triage and fix bugs, but it is also an opportunity for users less familiar with the BTS to make other contributions […]

Bits from the release team – Freeze update

Hi all, It’s been a while since there’s been an update from the Release team, so please have a look at the below!

Introducing codesearch.debian.net, a regexp code search engine

Hi, I hereby announce a new Debian project: Debian Code Search. Debian Code Search is a search engine for program source code within Debian.

bits from the DPL: October 2012

Dear Project Members, another month, another periodic report of DPL-ish activities, this time for October 2012.

Debian Project News – October 29th, 2012

Welcome to this year’s twenty-first issue of DPN, the newsletter for the Debian community. Topics covered in this issue include:… * Debian Installer 7.0 Beta3 released * Reports from the latest BSPs * Other news * Upcoming events * New Debian Contributors * Release-Critical bugs statistics for the upcoming release * Important Debian Security Advisories […]

Bits from Debian Pure Blends

Hi, in this bits: 1. Scientific citations 2. Prospective packages in VCS 3. Proposal to move Blends code from SVN to Git 4. General situation of Blends

Debian Project at FURG academic week 2012, Rio Grande, RS, Brasil

The south Brazilian local Debian user group Debian-RS is promoting talk “Bash hints and tips” at the “II Semana Academica Integrada das Ciencias Computacionais – SAICC” at Centro Integrado de Desenvolvimento Costeiro e Oceanico – CIDEC-Sul, Rio Grande, RS, Brazil.

delegation for the NM Front Desk

Dear Developers, there are a couple of changes in the New Members Front Desk team, that I’d like to announce:

delegation for the FTP Masters

Dear project members, as anticipated in the team sprint report [1], the FTP master team is changing:

bits from the DPL: September 2012

Heya, here is the periodic report of DPL activities, this time related to September 2012 (posted here with some delay, as I’ve been traveling oversea on behalf of Debian for the past few days).

Debian Project News – October 1st, 2012

Welcome to this year’s nineteenth issue of DPN, the newsletter for the Debian community. Topics covered in this issue include:

FTPMaster Meeting September 2012 Report

Hello world, As previously announced[1] we had a FTP Team meeting from the 14th to the 20th of September in Fulda, working on various parts of the archive software.

Debian Project News – September 17th, 2012

Welcome to this year’s eighteenth issue of DPN, the newsletter for the Debian community. Topics covered in this issue include:….

bits from the DPL: August 2012

Dear project members, August has been a month with a good deal of vacations for many of us, including yours truly. Therefore the monthly report of DPL activities will be briefer than usual. Which is good, as it’ll leave all my readers more time to do NMUs and fix RC bugs!

Bits from the FTPTeam, upcoming meeting

Hello Debian world, It has been quite some time since our last bits mail, so we thought it is about time to run another one past you. And the same happens to be true of the last week-long team meeting, so two bits in one mail.

Debian Project News – August 21st

Welcome to this year’s sixteenth issue of DPN, the newsletter for the Debian community. Topics covered in this issue include:

Misc Developer News (#30)

In this issue: + Report from DSA Team Sprint + Using RAM for temporary files ? + Control Commands at submit@bugs.debian.org time + Debian Maintainer Dashboard + Declaring media (MIME) types with FreeDesktop menu entry files

Bits from the nippy Release Team

Hi, It’s almost a month since the freeze was put in place, so it’s time for another epistle/update.

Debian Project News – July 12th, 2012

Welcome to this year’s fourteenth issue of DPN, the newsletter for the Debian community. Topics covered in this issue include…:

Fully covered DebConf on video

The Debian Project is pleased to announce full video coverage for talks in the main tracks of this year’s DebConf conference in Managua, Nicaragua, including for Debian Day [1], a free event for anyone interested in Free Software.

Debian Project News – June 25th, 2012

Welcome to this year’s thirteenth issue of DPN, the newsletter for the Debian community. Topics covered in this issue include: * DebConf11 financial report * Countdown to the freeze * Debian mirror redirector * Internationalisation sprint * Salzburg bug squashing party * Presentation in Romania * Bits from the DPL * Other news * Upcoming […]

Introducing http.debian.net, Debian’s mirrors redirector

Hi, After several iterations to solve problems related to Debian’s mirrors network, I am happy to announce a fully-functional solution that solves many of the shortcomings of previous iterations: http://http.debian.net

Debian Project News – June 11th 2012

Welcome to this year’s twelfth issue of DPN, the newsletter for the Debian community. Topics covered in this issue include * Debian archive rebuilds on Amazon Web Services * Debian welcomes diversity * armhf and s390x on their way to Wheezy * DebConf13 logo contest * First bug squashing party in Shanghai * Bits from […]

bits from the DPL: May 2012

Dear project members, here’s the periodic report of what has happened in DPL land, this time during May 2012. It’s briefer than usual, as this year I’ve enjoyed the lovely French habit of frequent holidays during the month of May.

DebConf13 Logo Contest

The DebConf13 organizers are in the process of creating the logo for the next-year DebConf and we encourage everyone to participate. Some ideas are already present on the DebConf wiki [DC13-logo], but we would like to expand a bit more our vision: we want DebConf13 to be remembered as a great technical/social period spent with […]

bits from the NM process: advocacy, no more AM reports, AMs needed

Hello, work on nm.debian.org has continued, bringing a few interesting changes that need an announcement.

Debian Project News – May 28th, 2012

Welcome to this year’s eleventh issue of DPN, the newsletter for the Debian community. Topics covered in this issue include…

Debian Project News – May 14th, 2012

Welcome to this year’s tenth issue of DPN, the newsletter for the Debian community. Topics covered in this issue include…

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