Differences between revisions 144 and 145
Revision 144 as of 2007-04-09 12:56:43
Size: 32316
Editor: ?AdrianVonBidder
Comment: DPL election; more etch release stories
Revision 145 as of 2007-04-09 12:59:37
Size: 32159
Editor: ?AdrianVonBidder
Comment: DPL election was already a topic, move it closer to the top now that results are
Deletions are marked like this. Additions are marked like this.
Line 6: Line 6:

= Sam Hocevar elected next DPL =
Official announcement on the list: http://lists.debian.org/debian-devel-announce/2007/04/msg00004.html
 * Debian gets new leader as Etch emerges http://www.itwire.com.au/content/view/11154/1090/
Line 31: Line 27:

Line 37: Line 31:
Line 47: Line 40:

= Debian Project Leader Election 2007 =
http://lists.debian.org/debian-devel-announce/2007/02/msg00022.html and results at http://lists.debian.org/debian-devel-announce/2007/04/msg00004.html
 * Debian Project Leader Election 2007 http://lxer.com/module/newswire/view/82040/index.html
 * Candidates for Debian Project Leader sound off http://www.linux.com/article.pl?sid=07/03/08/1636224
 * Candidates for Debian Project Leader sound off http://os.newsforge.com/article.pl?sid=07/03/08/1636252
 * Debian Project Leader Elections 2007: Availability of platforms http://lxer.com/module/newswire/view/82619/index.html
 * Second call for votes for the debian project leader election 2007 http://lxer.com/module/newswire/view/84203/index.html
 * Fourth call for votes for the DPL election 2007 http://debian-news.net/modules/news/article.php?storyid=2369
 * Debian Project Leader Election 2007 Results http://debian-news.net/modules/news/article.php?storyid=2404
 * Debian Project Leader Election 2007 Results http://lxer.com/module/newswire/view/85248/index.html
 * Who is the new DPL http://debian-news.net/modules/news/article.php?storyid=2408
 * Debian gets new leader as Etch emerges http://www.itwire.com.au/content/view/11154/1090/
Line 70: Line 76:

= Debian Project Leader Election 2007 =
http://lists.debian.org/debian-devel-announce/2007/02/msg00022.html
 * Debian Project Leader Election 2007 http://lxer.com/module/newswire/view/82040/index.html
 * Candidates for Debian Project Leader sound off http://www.linux.com/article.pl?sid=07/03/08/1636224
 * Candidates for Debian Project Leader sound off http://os.newsforge.com/article.pl?sid=07/03/08/1636252
 * Debian Project Leader Elections 2007: Availability of platforms http://lxer.com/module/newswire/view/82619/index.html
 * Second call for votes for the debian project leader election 2007 http://lxer.com/module/newswire/view/84203/index.html
 * Fourth call for votes for the DPL election 2007 http://debian-news.net/modules/news/article.php?storyid=2369
 * Debian Project Leader Election 2007 Results http://debian-news.net/modules/news/article.php?storyid=2404
 * Debian Project Leader Election 2007 Results http://lxer.com/module/newswire/view/85248/index.html
 * Who is the new DPL http://debian-news.net/modules/news/article.php?storyid=2408
 * Debian gets new leader as Etch emerges http://www.itwire.com.au/content/view/11154/1090/

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.

?TableOfContents()

Debian GNU/Linux 4.0 released

April 8th, 2007

The Debian Project is pleased to announce the official release of Debian GNU/Linux version 4.0, codenamed etch, after 21 months of constant development. Debian GNU/Linux is a free operating system which supports a total of eleven processor architectures and includes the KDE, GNOME and Xfce desktop environments. It also features cryptographic software and compatibility with the FHS v2.3 and software developed for version 3.1 of the LSB. http://www.debian.org/News/2007/20070408

Debian GNU / Linux 4.0 reviews

Debian 3.1 updated to 3.1r6

The Debian project has updated the stable distribution Debian GNU/Linux 3.1 (codename sarge). This update mainly adds security updates to the stable release, along with a few corrections 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/2007/20070407

Debian Project Leader Election 2007

http://lists.debian.org/debian-devel-announce/2007/02/msg00022.html and results at http://lists.debian.org/debian-devel-announce/2007/04/msg00004.html

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

http://times.debian.net/1094-Debian-Installer-Etch-Release-Candidate-2-released

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 of GNU/Linux and Free Software

Reviews

Debian founder hired by Sun

http://ianmurdock.com/2007/03/19/joining-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

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