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# Status: [open-for-edit]
# Debian at ESRF: the migration of the European Synchrotoron
# (http://www.esrf.eu) at Grenoble to Debian6
# Long-term maintenance for Linux 3.2
# What happens when a Debian derivative shuts down?
# [others] Report from OpenStack summit
# Bits from the DPL
# [others] XBMC on Debian
# [others] Raspberry Pi + Debian tutorial (and review)
# -- not sure about this one, but Raspberry Pi is *the* thing, now.
# [others] Rakudo Perl 6 2012.01 uploaded on unstable
own cloud with Debian
The Debian Project
availability, for its testing distribution, of some packages to create
a private cloud: among the others,
Preserving user freedoms in the cloud is a tricky business and one of
the major challenges ahead for Free Software. By easing the deployment of
Debian-based private clouds we want to help our users in resisting the
lure of giving up their freedoms in exchange of some flexibility,
said Stefano Zacchiroli, Debian Project Leader.
The Debian Nicaraguan community is organizing from April to June the Debian Tour, several talks during two months in diferent universities in Nicaragua where students will learn about Free Software and the Debian Project. The beginning of this tour was in the city of Masaya.
Since the last issue of the Debian Project News,
new issues of the
This week in
Debian podcast have been published: with
XXX, xxx; and with
There have also been
People behind Debian interviews: with
Lastname (role in Debian here), ; and with
Lastname (role in Debian here).
The xxth issue of the miscellaneous news for developers has been released and covers the following topics:
There are several upcoming Debian-related events:
You can find more information about Debian-related events and talks on the events section of the Debian web site, or subscribe to one of our events mailing lists for different regions: Europe, Netherlands, Hispanic America, North America.
Do you want to organise a Debian booth or a Debian install party? Are you aware of other upcoming Debian-related events? Have you delivered a Debian talk that you want to link on our talks page? Send an email to the Debian Events Team.
XXX applicants have been accepted as Debian Developers, XXX applicants have been accepted as Debian Maintainer, and XXX people have started to maintain packages since the previous issue of the Debian Project News. Please welcome X, Y, and Z into our project!
Debian's Security Team recently released advisories for these packages (among others): , Please read them carefully and take the proper measures.
Debian's Backports Team released advisories for these packages: , Please read them carefully and take the proper measures.
Debian's Stable Release Team released an update announcement for the package: . Please read it carefully and take the proper measures.
Please note that these are a selection of the more important security advisories of the last weeks. If you need to be kept up to date about security advisories released by the Debian Security Team, please subscribe to the security mailing list (and the separate backports list, and stable updates list) for announcements.
XXX packages were added to the unstable Debian archive recently. Among many others are: