Author Archives: Patricia Fraser

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 Grand Update – brace yourselves!

In the remaining hours before the hdlists are regenerated, and we can all update our Mageia 6 systems with more than 400 packages (update – that’s 405 SRPMs, meaning 1362 rpms per arch), here’s some info – very important info … 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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Weekly Roundup 2018 – Weeks 14 & 15

Many thanks for your patience! This is turning into a bi-weekly roundup lately, but we’ll try to get it back on track very soon. Team leader elections are happening: Donald and Filip continue to lead Atelier, Papoteur leads Docteam, Yuri … Continue reading

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