Author Archives: Marja van Waes

So you are not good enough to contribute?

This blog post is especially written for those among us who could free up some time to contribute, but refrain from doing so because they think they are not good enough.The last section is for former and current packaging apprentice … Continue reading

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[SOLVED] Most of our servers can not be reached since some hours ago.

Due to a problem in the Data Center where most of is hosted, most of our website (like forums, wiki and bugzilla) cannot be reached since some hours ago. This affects more clients than just Mageia. Data Center staff … Continue reading

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Changed IBAN

Mageia switched to a different bank and has a new International Bank Account Number (IBAN) now. If you want to transfer money to Mageia, please do not use the IBAN of the old account. Ask our treasurer (treasurer*at*mageia*dot*org) for the … Continue reading

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Interview of Nicolas Lécureuil, chair of the Mageia Board, on

Last month a very nice interview of Nicolas Lécureuil, chairman of the Mageia Board, appeared on It was written by Ysabeau. We translated it, so that you can enjoy it, too. Nicolas Lécureuil, alias Neoclust, is a long time … Continue reading

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More on Open Source Experience

We have already announced that we will have a stand at Open Source Experience in Paris on the 9th and 10th of November. However, we did not say why we are so happy to be able to join this new … Continue reading

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