Wine release 1.3.19

The Wine development release 1.3.19 is now available. What’s new in this release (see below for details): – New sound driver architecture for MMDevAPI. – Better support for relative mouse events in DInput. – Debugger support for the ARM platform. – Various improvements in D3DX9. – More MSVC runtime functions. – Various bug fixes. The […]

Thunderbird 3.1.10 update is now available

Thunderbird 3.1.10 is now available for Windows, Mac, and Linux for free download from  This release makes several improvements to Thunderbird’s performance, stability and security. We strongly recommend that all Thunderbird users upgrade to this release. If you already have Thunderbird 3.1, you will receive an automated update notification within 24 to 48 hours. […]

Slackware 13.37 released

Slackware 13.37 is released! It’s true! Slackware 13.37 has been released. Nearly a year in the making, you will appreciate the performance and stability that can only come with careful and rigorous testing. Slackware 13.37 uses the Linux kernel (hence our new $SLACKWARE_VERSION.$KERNEL_VERSION naming system used for this release ;-), and also ships with […]

Ubuntu 11.04 “Natty Narwhal” Available

“Form and function are a unity, two sides of one coin. In order to enhance function, appropriate form must exist or be created.” -Ida P. Rolf The Ubuntu team is pleased to announce Ubuntu 11.04, code-named “Natty Narwhal”. 11.04 continues Ubuntu’s proud tradition of integrating the latest and greatest open source technologies into a high-quality, […]

WordPress 3.1.2

WordPress 3.1.2 is now available and is a security release for all previous WordPress versions. This release addresses a vulnerability that allowed Contributor-level users to improperly publish posts. The issue was discovered by a member of our security team, WordPress developer Andrew Nacin, with Benjamin Balter. We suggest you update to 3.1.2 promptly, especially if […]

Webmin 1.550 released, with security fix

Hi everyone, Webmin version 1.550 is now available for download from . This release includes the following major changes : – Fixed an XSS vulnerability in the Users and Groups module that can be triggered if an attacker has the ability to change the real name of a Unix user. – Added support for […]

PostgreSQL Weekly News – April 24 2011

== PostgreSQL Weekly News – April 24 2011 == New Survey: Have you used pg_upgrade? == PostgreSQL Product News == MicroOLAP Database Designer 1.8.0 Beta 2 for PostgreSQL released. == PostgreSQL Jobs for April == == PostgreSQL Local == PostgreSQL Turkey User Group is organizing a one-day event at April 30, 2011. […]

Looking for more performance? Download PrestaShop v.1.4.1!

In March, the PrestaShop community received the latest version of our software. We gave you over 65 new features, an unparalleled performance, and new partner modules available natively for all aspects of your online retail life (Logistics, Payment, Customer Relations, Security and much more). All of these updates integrated into the software will guarantee maximum […]

Samba 3.4.13 Available for Download

Release Announcements ===================== This is the latest stable release of Samba 3.4. Major enhancements in Samba 3.4.13 include: o Fix Winbind crash caused by null pointer reference (bug #8086). o Fix incorrect timeout handling in ncacn_ip_tcp client code (bug #8085). Changes since 3.4.12 ——————– o Günther Deschner <> * BUG 8085: Fix incorrect timeout handling […]

Fedora Weekly News 272

Welcome to Fedora Weekly News Issue 272[1] for the week ending April 20, 2011. What follows are some highlights from this issue. We start this issue off with details on the Fedora 15 beta, followed by details on a couple planned service outages. Eleven more articles from the trade press and blogosphere in this week’s […]

Ubuntu 6.06 (Dapper Drake) reaches end-of-life on June 1 2011

Ubuntu announced its 6.06 Server release almost 5 years ago, on June 1, 2006. For the LTS Server releases, Ubuntu committed to ongoing security and critical fixes for a period of 5 years. The support period is now nearing its end and Ubuntu 6.06 LTS Server will reach end of life on Wednesday, June 1, […]

Announcing the release of Fedora 15 Beta!!

The clock is ticking. The days are counting down. The release of Fedora 15, codenamed “Lovelock,” is scheduled for release in late May. Fedora is the leading edge, free and open source operating system that continues to deliver innovative features to users worldwide, with a new release every six months. We are delighted to announce […]

Debian Project News – April 18th, 2011

Welcome to this year’s sixth issue of DPN, the newsletter for the Debian community. Topics covered in this issue include: * Bits from the Release Team — Kicking off “Wheezy” * Registration now open for DebConf11 and call for contributions * Report from the FTP Master meeting * The Canterbury Project: an amazing example of […]

PostgreSQL Weekly News – April 17 2011

== PostgreSQL Weekly News – April 17 2011 == PostgreSQL update releases 9.0.4, 8.4.8, 8.3.15, and 8.2.21 will be out soon. Get ready to upgrade! == PostgreSQL Product News == tail_n_mail 1.18.1, a Postgres log watcher program, released: Bucardo 4.4.3, a Postgres multi-master replication system, released: == PostgreSQL Jobs for April == […]

CentOS 5.6 Finally Arrives: Is It Suitable for Business Use?

The CentOS project released CentOS 5.6 on Friday April 8 a mere five days short of three months since Red Hat released Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5.6. Meanwhile CentOS 5.x users have been without security updates, and CentOS 6 probably won’t roll in until RHEL 6 hits the six-month mark. Can the CentOS project be […]

Fedora Weekly News 271

Welcome to Fedora Weekly News Issue 271[1] for the week ending April 13, 2011. What follows are some highlights from this issue. In Announcements, details on the next FUDCon EMEA, to be held in Milan, Italy, results of voting for the next Fedora 16 release name, and details on Fedora 15 reaching beta gold status. […]

Wine release 1.3.18

The Wine development release 1.3.18 is now available. What’s new in this release (see below for details): – Support for mouse pointer clipping. – Raw mouse events support using XInput2. – First steps of a DIB engine implementation. – More properties supported in DXDiag. – New security tab in the Internet control panel. – Improved […]

V. 3 – You Can’t Go GNOME Again

Now that Canonical has adopted Unity for its next Ubuntu release, it seems likely that no desktop environment in history has ever launched to as much scrutiny as the new GNOME 3. Indeed, the GNOME project’s latest contender made its long-awaited debut last week, and the reviews have been coming fast and furious ever since. […]

Audacity 1.3.13

Changes in Audacity 1.3.13 Bug fixes for: Interface: Cutting or copying from a track at a given sample rate into a track at another rate resulted in speed-changed audio. Generating inside a clip could modify the clip length or create spurious clips. Recorded stereo tracks were only half the height of imported or generated stereo […]

Stable kernel

The stable kernel update is out; it contains the usual long list of important fixes. (Those who are waiting for 2.6.32 and 2.6.33 updates will probably get them on April 15). Read more at