GTK+ 3.0.5

GTK+ 3.0.5 is now available for download at: 7f391bdc5eed7a29930c2290de5f88d2d62ee274ab2ab97a1d9d0f478e053bb0 gtk +-3.0.5.tar.bz2 066176812ed73aa0590c4de8cecd9988c6b1ccb36293e16bd5f135f112811f5e gtk +-3.0.5.tar.gz This release reverts a problematic change in 3.0.4 which caused application font settings to be ignored. March 23, 2011 Matthias Clasen

Firefox 3.6.16 and 3.5.18 security updates now available

Firefox 3.6.16 and Firefox 3.5.18 are now available as free downloads for Windows, Mac, and Linux from As always, we recommend that users keep up to date with the latest stability and support versions of Firefox, and encourage all our users to upgrade to the very latest version, Firefox 4. Firefox 4: Firefox […]

ReactOS 0.3.13 Released

The ReactOS team is proud to announce the release of ReactOS 0.3.13. This version continues building on the work first previewed in 0.3.12, ranging from memory management improvements to better sound and display control. A Coverity scan also occurred between 0.3.12 and 0.3.13, helping the team clean up potential security holes and also help improve […]

PostgreSQL Weekly News – March 20 2011

== PostgreSQL Weekly News – March 20 2011 == PostgreSQL was accepted as a mentoring organization for Google Summer of Code 2011! If you are a student interested in applying, applications open March 28, 2011. Details and ideas for projects here: == PostgreSQL Product News == bucardo 4.4.2, a PostgreSQL replication system, released: […]

Updated Debian 6.0: 6.0.1 released

Updated Debian 6.0: 6.0.1 released The Debian project is pleased to announce the first update of its stable distribution Debian 6.0 (codename “Squeeze”). This update mainly adds corrections for security problems to the stable release, along with a few adjustment to serious problems. Please note that this update does not constitute a new version of […]

Wine release 1.3.16

The Wine development release 1.3.16 is now available. What’s new in this release (see below for details): – New version of the Gecko engine, based on Firefox 4. – Better support for Dwarf debugging information. – Improved handling of animated cursors. – GnuTLS no longer required on Mac OS X. – Improvements to the GDI […]

Debian Derivatives Exchange project launched

Debian Derivatives Exchange project launched The Debian Project has taken another important step towards better collaboration with its more than 300 derivative distributions by launching the Debian dErivatives eXchange project (DEX). The core idea behind DEX is to reduce the technical differences (informally called “delta”) between Debian and its derivatives. This is mainly accomplished by […]

PrestaShop v.1.4 Final is now available!

It’s official, PrestaShop version 1.4 Final is available! Don’t wait any longer to check out the new version, eagerly awaited by the entire PrestaShop community! With over 65 new features and hundreds of enhancements, version 1.4. promises an unsurpassed performance, and will be indispensable to the success of your e-commerce project. The complete list of […]

PHP 5.3.6 Released!

The PHP development team would like to announce the immediate availability of PHP 5.3.6. This release focuses on improving the stability of the PHP 5.3.x branch with over 60 bug fixes, some of which are security related. Security Enhancements and Fixes in PHP 5.3.6: * Enforce security in the fastcgi protocol parsing with fpm SAPI. […]

Fedora Weekly News #267

Welcome to Fedora Weekly News Issue 267[1] for the week ending March 16, 2011. What follows are some highlights from this issue. This week’s issue begins with announcements from the Project, including notice of scheduled downtime on 03-16-2011 of the Serverbeach servers, details on the Gnome 3 Test Day, and pointers to Fedora Events happening […]

For greater clarity, PrestaShop is updating its licenses!

Before the much-awaited release of version 1.4 of our Open-Source e-commerce program, the PrestaShop team is happy to announce the updating of its distribution licenses. We wanted to make the creation and distribution of PrestaShop extensions or themes easier and clearer for our Community. From today, the PrestaShop standard theme and modules are published under […]

Debian Project News – March 14th, 2011

Welcome to this year’s fourth issue of DPN, the newsletter for the Debian community. Topics covered in this issue include: * The Debian project wins awards at CeBIT * Debian named the most important GNU/Linux distribution * Report from CeBIT 2011 * Bits from the Debian Project Leader * Happy birthday, FSFE! * Upcoming election […]

PostgreSQL Weekly News – March 13 2011

== PostgreSQL Weekly News – March 13 2011 == PostgreSQL 9.1alpha4 released, with lots of big, new goodies! This is the last planned alpha for 9.1. You can get it here: New survey: which 9.1 feature are you most excited about? == PostgreSQL Jobs for March == == PostgreSQL Local == PostgreSQL […]

The Inkscape Community Announces 0.48.1 Release

After 6 months of development and delays out of our control, Inkscape 0.48.1 is out. This bug-fix release of the SVG-based vector graphics editor contains over 80 bug fixes as well as improves stability and performance on all platforms. Check out the release notes for a summary of some of the fixes and improvements, the […]

Joomla 1.6.1 Released

The Joomla Project announces the immediate availability of Joomla 1.6.1. This is a security release. The Production Leadership Team’s goal is to continue to provide regular, frequent updates to the Joomla community. Learn more about Joomla! developement at the Developer Site.   Download Click here to download Joomla 1.6.1 (Full package) » Click here to […]

SimplyMEPIS 11.0beta3 Available

A final beta of SimplyMEPIS 11.0 has been uploaded. Warren says: “There haven’t been any major changes since beta2, but there have been quite a few minor changes, so it seemed like a good idea to test a new master disk before declaring an RC.” Please report any problems at the MEPIS forum at

Ubuntu Netbook Edition Bid Farewell

One of the benefits of the direction that’s been taken with the next release of Ubuntu is that there is no longer a need for a separate netbook edition. The introduction of the new shell for Ubuntu means that we have a user interface that works equally well whatever the form factor of the PC. […]

Ubuntu 11.04 Natty Narwhal & 11.10 Oneiric Ocelot Countdown Banners

The Ubuntu 11.04 Natty Narwhal countdown banners contest hasn’t started yet, but if you can’t wait, you can use some cool banners provided by And if you’re really impatient, you can go further and use a beautiful Ubuntu 11.10 Oneiric Ocelot countdown banner provided by the same website. The banners use an image that’s […]

Ubuntu 11.10 Is Called The “Oneiric Ocelot”

While Fedora 16 might be codenamed Bacon, Mark Shuttleworth has announced the codename for Ubuntu 11.10 and it’s to be called the “Oneiric Ocelot” release. Succeeding the Natty Narwhal (Ubuntu 11.04) and other releases like Maverick Meerkat, Lucid Lynx, Karmic Koala, and Jaunty Jackalope, the Oneiric Ocelot is perhaps the oddest Ubuntu codename yet. However, […]

Wayland For The Ubuntu Unity Desktop Redux

While there have been some battles waged recently between Canonical and GNOME developers over collaboration with regard to the Unity desktop shell and revenue sharing for purchases made within their online music store (even this morning with another post by Mark Shuttleworth), on a more positive and productive note: how’s the Wayland plans coming along? […]