Fedora Weekly News 269

Welcome to Fedora Weekly News Issue 269[1] for the week ending March 30, 2011. What follows are some highlights from this issue. This issue begins with announcements from the Fedora Project, including changes to the packaging guidelines and an additional week slip of the Fedora 15 release date. One article for Fedora In the News […]

Debian Project News – March 28th, 2011

Welcome to this year’s fifth issue of DPN, the newsletter for the Debian community. Topics covered in this issue include: * Updated Debian: 6.0.1 released * Nicaragua to host DebConf12 * Debian Derivative Exchange project launched * Bits from the Debian Installer Team * Insider summary of recent developments in DebConf11 organization * Debian -offtopic […]

Ubuntu 9.10 reaches end-of-life on April 30 2011

Ubuntu announced its 9.10 release almost 18 months ago, on October 29, 2009. As with the earlier releases, Ubuntu committed to ongoing security and critical fixes for a period of 18 months. The support period is now nearing its end and Ubuntu 9.10 will reach end of life on Friday, April 29, 2011. At that […]

GCC 4.6.0 Released

The GNU Compiler Collection version 4.6.0 has been released. GCC 4.6.0 is a major release, containing substantial new functionality not available in GCC 4.5.x or previous GCC releases. The “link-time optimization” framework introduced in GCC 4.5.0 has been significantly improved in this release, it is now possible to compile very large applications like Mozilla or […]

== PostgreSQL Weekly News – March 27 2011 ==

== PostgreSQL Weekly News – March 27 2011 == Greg Smith published a revision of the Performance Farm code, based on Andrew Dunstan’s buildfarm code. https://github.com/greg2ndQuadrant/client-code pgbr will be in Sao Paulo, Brazil November 3-4, 2011. http://pgbr.postgresql.org.br/2011/evento.php PG Session 2, on PostGIS, will be held on June 23rd in Paris. The CfP is open! http://www.postgresql-sessions.org/en/2/ […]

SimplyMEPIS 11.0 nears Final with RC1 Release

Mar 28, 2011 — Warren Woodford has uploaded SimplyMEPIS 10.9.94, the first release candidate of MEPIS 11.0. This RC is available from MEPIS and public mirrors. The ISO files for 32 and 64 bit processors are SimplyMEPIS-DVD-TEST_10.9.94_32.iso and Si…

Xvid 1.3.1 is available!

Hello! This is Xvid 1.3.1 release. This is Xvid 1.3.1 bugfix release. It fixes and replaces the previous 1.3.0 stable release. Changes since 1.3.0: * xvidcore – Enabled noexec stack for both elf and elf32 obj format for better NASM compatibility – Fixed edging bug for non-mod16 image dimensions – Generated configure scripts with more […]

SeaMonkey 2.0.13 Security Update

As part of Mozilla’s ongoing stability and security update process, SeaMonkey 2.0.13 is now available for Windows, Mac, and Linux as a free download from www.seamonkey-project.org. We strongly recommend that all SeaMonkey and old suite users upgrade to this latest release. If you already have SeaMonkey 2.0, you will receive an automated update notification within […]

Fedora Weekly News 268

Welcome to Fedora Weekly News Issue 268[1] for the week ending March 23, 2011. What follows are some highlights from this issue. Our issue opens with announcements, including details on Fedora being accepted into the 2011 Summer of Code, as well as notice of some changes to the packaging guidelines. We’re looking for a permanent […]

Advance discontinuation notice for openSUSE 11.2

Dear opensuse-security-announce subscribers and openSUSE users, SUSE Security announces that the SUSE Security Team will stop releasing updates for openSUSE 11.2 soon. Having provided security-relevant fixes for the last two releases and two months, we will stop releasing updates after May 12th 2011. Discussions on whether a community driven extension of the maintenance like Evergreen […]

FreeBSD Mall now shipping 7.4 and 8.2

FreeBSD Mall, Inc. is happy to announce the availability of FreeBSD 7.4 and 8.2-based products. The four CD set and DVD are now shipping to subscribers around the world. If you haven’t yet placed your order, you may do so at http://www.freebsdmall.com. You may also elect to start your subscription with the latest release. In […]

LibreOffice 3.3.2 is now available

The Document Foundation maintains its release schedule thanks to a growing and vibrant community of developers The Internet, March 22, 2011 – The Document Foundation announces LibreOffice 3.3.2, the second micro release of the free office suite for personal productivity, which further improves the stability of the software and sets the platform for the next […]

Ubuntu 11.04 and Ubuntu 11.10 Will Support Multiarch

Steve Langasek proudly announced last evening, March 22nd, that it is now possible to install library packages of different architectures on your Ubuntu 11.04 (Natty Narwhal) operating system via multiarch. This is great news for all Ubuntu developers and users alike, because it means that commands such as the one below can now be easily […]

openSUSE 11.4 – A New Hallmark For The openSUSE Project

Dear openSUSE Community. Users. Contributors. Fans and friends. The time has come: openSUSE 11.4 has arrived!. After 8 months of hard work, you can learn what is new, download it and upgrade! We are proud to announce the launch of 11.4 in the openSUSE tradition of delivering the latest technology while maintaining stability. The 11.4 […]

Ultimate Edition 2.9

Ultimate Edition 2.9? What is Ultimate Edition 2.9?  Ultimate Edition 2.9 was built off Ultimate Edition 2.8 which is built off Ubuntu 10.10 Maverick Meerkat.  All updates fully updated / upgraded old kernels purged, new initrd and vmlinuz rebuilt.  Ultimate Edition 2.9 as with all odd release numbers was built with KDE users in mind. […]

Zorin OS 4 Business

The Zorin OS Team are proud to release Zorin OS 4 Business. Zorin OS 4 Business provides all the tools needed to start and maintain a small/medium sized business out of the box. In here you will find a wealth of software waiting for you including accounting, bookkeeping, stock analysis, database, retail, word processing, spreadsheet […]

Mandriva Enterprise Server 5.2 is out

Mandriva Enterprise Server 5.2 – the simple, high-performance and accessible Linux server – is now available. MES 5.2 features a broader set of drivers to support more devices during the installation process and an updated Linux kernel (version 2.6.33). It highlights advanced virtualization on top of KVM or Xen, a user-friendly software setup and configuration […]

Mandriva Linux 2010.2 torrents now available

The Mandriva BitTorrent infrastructure has been re-implemented recently. The torrents for Mandriva Linux 2010.2 are now available from the download section of the Web site, including private torrents of the Mandriva Powerpack 2010.2. The process of widening the number of permanent seeders is being worked on. In case you can provide some bandwidth from a […]

Linux Mint Xfce RC (201104) released!

The team is proud to announce the release candidate of Linux Mint Xfce. Linux Mint Xfce RC (201104) Introduction to Linux Mint Xfce Linux Mint Xfce is rolling on top of a Debian Testing package base and uses the same repositories as LMDE. This offers the following advantages to Linux Mint Xfce: A huge performance […]

Linux Mint 10 LXDE released!

The team is proud to announce the release of Linux Mint 10 LXDE. Linux Mint 10 LXDE New features at a glance: Software manager Application icons Better categorization Update manager Ignore updates Download size Upload manager UI, speed, ETA Connection test Cancel / Run in background System improvements For a complete overview and to see […]