Category Archives: Weekly roundup

Mageia at RMLL – and a roundup

Please join us at RMLL!  RMLL  (also known as LSM, Libre Software Meeting) is one of Mageia’s important annual events and 2018 is no different. It’s the premier world meeting for Libre Software, upon the principles of which our distro … Continue reading

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Weekly Roundup 2018 – Weeks 20 & 21:

Now that we’re starting to recover from the Grand Update, the mad flow of security and bugfix updates is resuming (see below), and tmb warns of more Spectre-related updates coming: Spectre… “the gift that keeps giving…” https://www.phoronix.com/scan.php?page=news_item&px=Spectre-V3-V4-Vulnerabilities Upstream kernel 4.14 … Continue reading

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Issues with the Grand Update?

Most of us will have updated our systems by now, and most of the updates have been as smooth as silk. But! So far there have been two reports of problems with the Grand Update, both caused by having 32-bit … Continue reading

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The Enormous Mageia 6 Update

Watch this space, we said – well, your patience is soon to be rewarded! Releasing the Mageia 6 updates for QT5, KF5, Plasma, KDE and LXQt has just been approved. There will be well over 500 packages in total! To … Continue reading

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Weekly Roundup 2018 – Week 16

Team leader elections are almost complete. Here’s the list, also viewable any time at https://wiki.mageia.org/en/Org_Council#2018: Atelier: Donald Stewart (Schultz), Filip Komar (filip) Bug Squad: Marja van Waes (marja), Samuel Verschelde (stormi) Documentation: Yves Brungard (papoteur), A.M. Desmottes (lebarhon) Forums team: Florian … Continue reading

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