openSUSE Weekly News 119 is out!

We are pleased to announce:
Issue 119 of openSUSE Weekly News is out! [0]

In this week’s issue:

Contents

* 1 Editors Note
* 2 Announcements
o 2.1 openSUSE 11.3 Milestone 5: The Community Strikes Back
o 2.2 Andrew Wafaa: oSC09 videos
* 3 Status Updates
o 3.1 Distribution
+ 3.1.1 Schedules for the next Week
+ 3.1.2 Bugzilla
* 4 Team Reports
o 4.1 Build Service Team
+ 4.1.1 Build Team Meeting
+ 4.1.2 Build Service Statistics
o 4.2 GNOME Team
+ 4.2.1 Marcus Meissner: libgphoto2 2.4.9
+ 4.2.2 Vincent Untz: GSettings Hackfest: Day 1
o 4.3 KDE Team
+ 4.3.1 Will Stephenson: File Transfers in KDE 4
o 4.4 Mono Team
+ 4.4.1 Moonlight 3 Preview 6
+ 4.4.2 MonoTouch 3.0
o 4.5 openFATE Team
+ 4.5.1 New: openFATE 309343 Support release number in
(rp-md) repositories
+ 4.5.2 New: openFATE 309342 Do not loose Hermes events
ever.
+ 4.5.3 New: openFATE 309341 Make new status for
“unsigned”
+ 4.5.4 Statistics
o 4.6 Testing Team
+ 4.6.1 openSUSE Testing Core Team IRC Meeting
2010-04-19 17:00 UTC
o 4.7 Translation Team
+ 4.7.1 Bug report against webyast files
+ 4.7.2 Localization
o 4.8 Wiki-Team
+ 4.8.1 German Wiki & Multi-Language Concept
* 5 In the Community
o 5.1 Andrew Wafaa: Community Discussion – Part 5
o 5.2 Events
o 5.3 openSUSE for your ears
o 5.4 From Ambassadors
+ 5.4.1 Agustin Chavarria: Conference in FLISOL
Nicaragua 2010
+ 5.4.2 Chuck Payne: Texas Linux Fest
o 5.5 openSUSE in $COUNTRY
o 5.6 Communication
o 5.7 Contributors
* 6 New/Updated Applications @ openSUSE
o 6.1 Packman: KDoodle 0.2.3-0.pm.1.25
o 6.2 OBS: Barrage
o 6.3 OBS: New Package for openSUSE: assuma (Association
Subscribers Manager)
o 6.4 OBS: new openSUSE Package: bleachbit 0.7.4
o 6.5 KDE-Apps: KDropbox 0.1.0
* 7 Security Updates
o 7.1 SUSE Security Summary Report: SUSE-SR:2010:009
o 7.2 SUSE Security Announcement: Mozilla Firefox 3.5.9 (SUSE-
SA:2010:021)
* 8 Kernel Review
o 8.1 KernelTrap: Linux: 2.6.34-rc4, “Hunting A Really
Annoying VM Regression”
o 8.2 h-online/Thorsten Leemhuis: Kernel Log – Coming in
2.6.34 (Part 1) – Network Support
o 8.3 LinuxWeeklyNews/Corbet: Kernel prepatch 2.6.34-rc4
o 8.4 Rares Aioanei: Weekly Kernel Review with openSUSE Flavor
15th Week
* 9 Tips and Tricks
o 9.1 For Desktop Users
+ 9.1.1 Stefan Seyfried: Rearranging Accounts in Claws-
Mail
+ 9.1.2 Free Software Magazine/Daniel Escasa: New-line
search & replace in OpenOffice.org Writer — the lazy way
o 9.2 For Commandline/Script Newbies
+ 9.2.1 Joe Shaw: avchd to mp4/h264/aac conversion
+ 9.2.2 The Geek Stuff/Sasikala: Unix Bash Alias
Tutorial – Handle Alias Command Like Jennifer Garner
o 9.3 For Developers and Programmers
+ 9.3.1 IBM developerWorks/Roderick W. Smith: Migrate to
GRUB 2 – Transitioning to a new boot loader
o 9.4 For System Administrators
+ 9.4.1 Ghacks.net/Jack Wallen: Luckybackup: Linux
backup made easy
+ 9.4.2 MakeTechEasier/Joshua Price: Choosing The Best
Linux Filesystem For Your PC
+ 9.4.3 Linux.com/Joe Brockmeier: Ncat: The Network
Swiss Army Knife
* 10 Planet SUSE
o 10.1 Mike McCallister: Reminder: Speaking to Milwaukee PHP
User Group
o 10.2 Frank Karlitschek (karli): ownCloud status
* 11 openSUSE Forums
o 11.1 su or su – which?
o 11.2 Browsers won’t play Flash sound!?
o 11.3 Configure Xen Virtualization
o 11.4 What You do not like about openSUSE?
* 12 On the Web
o 12.1 Announcements
+ 12.1.1 Aaron Seigo: 2010 Plasma Javascript Jam Session
Winners Announced
o 12.2 Call for participation
+ 12.2.1 GNOME 3.0 cleanup: Call to module developers
o 12.3 Reports
+ 12.3.1 Security Blanket Technical Blog: File Systems
+ 12.3.2 CNET News/Dave Rosenberg: Linux: Strong and
getting stronger
+ 12.3.3 LinuxPlanet/Sean Michael Kerner: Linux Kernel
Devs: We Need New Blood
o 12.4 Reviews and Essays
+ 12.4.1 TechRadar/Graham Morrison: How to switch your
small or home office to Linux – Save time and money with free, open
source software
o 12.5 Warnings
+ 12.5.1 US-CERT Cyber Security Alert SA10-103C — Adobe
Reader and Acrobat Vulnerabilities
o 12.6 LOL
+ 12.6.1 Datamation/Oliver Widder: Tech Comics: “A Day
in the Life of a Coder”
* 13 Feedback / Communicate / Get Involved
* 14 Credits
* 15 Translations

For a list of available translations see this page:
http://en.opensuse.org/OpenSUSE_Weekly_News/119/Translations

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Sincerely yours

Sascha Manns
openSUSE Community & Support Agent
openSUSE Marketing Team

Blog: http://saigkill.wordpress.com

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