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 * Fourth call for votes for the DPL election 2007 http://debian-news.net/modules/news/article.php?storyid=2369
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 * Proofreading English in Debian packages texts http://debian-news.net/modules/news/article.php?storyid=2373
 * DistroWatch Weekly, Issue 196, 2 April 2007 http://distrowatch.com/weekly.php?issue=20070402
 * Native IPv6 Networking On RedHat And Debian Based Distributions http://blog.moybella.net/2007/03/30/natvie-ipv6-networking-on-redhat-and-debian-based-distributions/
 * Simple Samba Printserver on Debian GNU/Linux 4.0 (Etch) http://blog.aplpi.com/index.php/2007/03/30/simple-samba-printserver-on-debian-gnulinux-40-etch/
 * Sampling in Open Source Software Development: The Case for Using the Debian GNU/Linux Distribution http://whitepapers.zdnet.co.uk/0,1000000651,260277278p-39000361q,00.htm
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 * Sampling in Open Source Software Development: The Case for Using the Debian GNU/Linux Distribution http://whitepapers.zdnet.co.uk/0,1000000651,260277278p-39000361q,00.htm  * Running Away From Debian http://henryaddo.blogspot.com/2007/03/running-away-from-debian.html
 * Debian Etch : Very impressif http://hikmahtiar.blogspot.com/2007/03/debian-etch-very-impressif.html

The purpose of this wiki page is mainly to track press coverage about Debian in 2007.

If possible do not only list press coverage, but try to relate it to respective mails / news / whatever from our side, so we can see, what press published after we made some kind of announcement.

HP makes real money supporting Debian GNU / Linux

Press release by HP: [WWW] http://www.hp.com/hpinfo/newsroom/press/2006/060814a.html; aba published a reaction on Debian Times: [WWW] http://times.debian.net/1005-hp-support

Please, also see extensive PressCoverage2006.

Debian Installer Etch Release Candidate 2 released


Debian Project Leader Election 2007


Debian GNU/Linux 3.1 updated

The Debian project is pleased to announce the fifth update of its stable distribution Debian GNU/Linux 3.1 (codename `sarge'). This update mainly adds corrections for security problems to the stable release, along with a few adjustment to serious problems. Those who frequently update from security.debian.org won't have to update many packages and most updates from security.debian.org are included in this update. http://www.debian.org/News/2007/20070218

Announcing "Debian-Installer Loader"

This is the announcement of "Debian-Installer Loader", a win32 loader for Debian Installer. http://lists.debian.org/debian-boot/2007/01/msg01083.html

Debian Desktop - call for tests

The Debian Desktop project is calling for tests http://stratusandtheswirl.blogspot.com/2006/12/debian-desktop-call-for-tests.html

Debian Live for PlayStation 3

Debian Live for PS3 http://www.keshi.org/moin/moin.cgi/PS3/Debian/Live

Munich switches to Debian

City of Munich deploys a Debian-based solution for Desktop http://times.debian.net/1020-Munich-Debian-Desktop Please, do not forget to read 2006 press coverage about this subject.

Debian GNU/Linux 3.0 Woody Archived

The old-stable release of Debian GNU/Linux 3.0, codenamed Woody, has been moved to http://archive.debian.org/ recently. Woody was released on 19th of July, 2002, and was obsoleted by Sarge which was released on 6th of June, 2005. Security support for Woody has been discontinued as of the end of June 2006. http://times.debian.net/1057-woody-archived

General Coverage


Debian founder hired by Sun


Dunc-Tank external funding experiment

Press release http://www.dunc-tank.org/press.html Please, also read 2006 coverage about this subject.


Dunc-Bank stands for "Delay until new critical Bugs are nastily killed" http://dunc-bank.zoy.org