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 * Release-critical Bugreport for February 23, 2007 http://lxer.com/module/newswire/view/81913/index.html
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 * Grisoft segura plataformas GNU/Linux e FreeBSD http://news.semanainformatica.xl.pt/noticias/-nivel3/si?n=16301&s=4
 * Grisoft segura plataformas GNU/Linux e FreeBSD http://news.redes.xl.pt/noticias/-nivel3/redes?n=16301&s=4
 * Dá pra ganhar dinheiro com o pingüim? http://info.abril.com.br/canal/edicoes/21/conteudo_220639.shtml
 * Perl script to monitor disk space and send an email http://www.cyberciti.biz/tips/howto-write-perl-script-to-monitor-disk-space.html
 * Install and Configure Auth Shadow on Debian/Ubuntu http://www.howtoforge.com/apache_mod_auth_shadow_debian_ubuntu
 * Debian Project Leader Election 2007 http://lxer.com/module/newswire/view/82040/index.html
 * CLI Magic: Access your Bluetooth phone via the command line http://www.linux.com/article.pl?sid=07/02/20/1436253
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 * Criador da distribuição Debian Linux é contratado pela Sun http://computerworld.uol.com.br/gestao/2007/03/20/idgnoticia.2007-03-20.9507870099/IDGNoticia_view
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 * Where the heck is Etch? http://www.desktoplinux.com/news/NS7298352657.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 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 press coverage in 2006.

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

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

Some Debian Project announcement

Place here the title and link to the original announcement at Debian Project (some list archive, some news page at project, etc).