Linux Mint Xfce (201104) released!

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 boost A continuous flow of updates which allows users to keep their system up to date without waiting […]

Linux Mint 8 Helena reaches end of life

Linux Mint 8 Helena will reach end of life on April 29th, 2011. This release was based on Ubuntu 9.10 which is planned to reach end-of-life at the same date. Repositories will remain open for another while but no more updates or security fixes will be made available. Users of Linux Mint 8 Helena are […]

Fedora Weekly News 270

Welcome to Fedora Weekly News Issue 270[1] for the week ending April 6, 2011. What follows are some highlights from this issue. In announcements this week, voting for the Fedora 16 release name is open through April 11, 2011! Also notification of some serverbeach outages on April 12, and notification of the intention to rebase […]

Release for CentOS-5.6 i386 and x86_64

We are pleased to announce the immediate availability of CentOS-5.6 for i386 and x86_64 Architectures. CentOS-5.6 is based on the upstream release EL 5.6 and includes packages from all variants including Server and Client. All upstream repositories have been combined into one, to make it easier for end users to work with. This is just […]

GNOME 3.0 Released

GNOME 3.0 Released ==================== The GNOME community is proud to announce the release of GNOME 3.0. This is our first major release since GNOME 2.0, which went out nine years ago, in June 2002. GNOME 1.0 was delivered to the world in March 1999. This new version of GNOME introduces an exciting new interface which […]

GNOME Journal Issue 23, GNOME 3 edition, now out

We’ve now published a new edition of GNOME Journal! This one focuses on the launch of the 3.0 version of your favorite desktop environment. You can read these now at : * “Letter From The Editor”: Editor-in-Chief Paul Cutler celebrates the release, and discusses innovation, pain, and history. * “How We Got Here: A […]

Glade 3.8.0 Released

Glade 3.8 is the last stable series of Glade depending on GTK+2 and replaces any previous installation of Glade <= 3.7. In the coming year, some features might be added to Glade 3.8 to help fully support the GTK+ 2.24 feature set. What is Glade? ============ Glade is a RAD tool to enable quick & […]

WordPress 3.1.1

WordPress 3.1.1 is now available. This maintenance and security release fixes almost thirty issues in 3.1, including: Some security hardening to media uploads Performance improvements Fixes for IIS6 support Fixes for taxonomy and PATHINFO (/index.php/) permalinks Fixes for various query and taxonomy edge cases that caused some plugin compatibility issues Version 3.1.1 also addresses three […]

MantisBT 1.2.5 Released

Hi all, MantisBT 1.2.5 is a maintenance update for the stable 1.2.x branch. It is recommended that all MantisBT users (including those still using 1.1.x or earlier versions) upgrade to this latest release. This release brings improved translations in many languages as well as numerous bug fixes across a range of MantisBT features. A full […]

== PostgreSQL Weekly News – April 03 2011 ==

== PostgreSQL Weekly News – April 03 2011 == PostgreSQL 9.1alpha5 released, with lots of improvements! This is the (latest 😉 last planned alpha for 9.1. You can get it here: PostgreSQL Turkey User Group is organizing a one-day event on April 30, 2011. Follow @PgDayTR for details in Turkish. == PostgreSQL Product News […]

Webmin 1.540 and Usermin 1.470 released

Hi everyone, Webmin version 1.540 is now available for download from . This release includes the following major changes : – Added support for Pardus Linux (thanks to Kaan Ozdincer), Debian 6, Ubuntu 10.10 and Amazon Linux. – The Network Configuration module on Linux and Solaris now supports management of IPv6 addresses on active […]

Wine release 1.3.17

The Wine development release 1.3.17 is now available. What’s new in this release (see below for details): – Implementation of the new Vista file dialogs. – Initial support for patching in MSI installers. – Improvements to the calendar control. – A few fixes for file associations. – Menus cleaned up in built-in applications. – Various […]

OpenERP 6.0.2 is out

Hi, We have the pleasure to announce a new release of OpenERP 6.0. This release contains many bugfixes, as described below. You will find the Windows Installers and the tarball archives on the OpenERP download page, the links are also mentioned at the bottom of this announcement. Server: ======= 2011-04-01: 6.0.2 ================= Bugfixes ~~~~~~~~ * […]

PostgreSQL Weekly News – April 01 2011

== PostgreSQL Weekly News – April 01 2011 == Long-time contributor Julian Assange, using a sophisticated regular expression utility on the PostgreSQL source code, found multiple back doors for the US National Security Agency created by newer contributor Tom Lane. As a result, Mr. Lane has been dismissed from the project. Of his diligence in […]

GNOME 3.0 Rescheduled for September 2011 Release

GNOME Friends, The release team met this week at the Bangalore hackfest, and after much discussion, took the decision that it is in our best interest to delay 3.0 to September. We had a call with the Board to explain the motivations, and the Board fully supports this decision. This was obviously not an easy […]

Ubuntu 11.04 Beta 1 (Natty Narwhal) Released

The Ubuntu team is pleased to announce the release of Ubuntu 11.04 beta. Codenamed “Natty Narwhal”, 11.04 continues Ubuntu’s proud tradition of integrating the latest and greatest open source technologies into a high-quality, easy-to-use Linux distribution. Ubuntu 11.04 now combines Ubuntu Desktop Edition and Ubuntu Netbook Edition. This edition introduces the Unity environment as the […]