Category Archives: Mageia

Weekly roundup 2017 – week 16

Cauldron Not too much to report on the RC ISO testing this week, but that’s a good thing – the classical ISOs are nearly ready and the remaining trivial issues in the Live ISOs should be fixed in the next … Continue reading

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Web services shut down preventively

Our sysadmins decided to preventively shut down most of our web services which were still running on end-of-life Mageia versions, as their potential vulnerability to remote attacks was publicised in third party communities. The migration of those services to Mageia 5 servers … Continue reading

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Weekly roundup 2017 – week 13

Cauldron The big Cauldron news is that ISO testing for Mageia 6 RC is well under way, new images were generated that will hopefully fix the EFI implementation and some grub config issues. Gnome 3.24 will be available on the … Continue reading

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Donation to Framasoft

When we at Mageia write blog posts and other announcements, we use a collaborative editing tool called Etherpad to draft the text.  In the past, the links to these draft documents were accessible from our mailing list archives and wide … Continue reading

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Mageia at JDLL 2017 in Lyon on the 1st and 2nd of April

A quick late notice that a few contributors will have a stand at the yearly Libre Software Days in Lyon (“Journées du Logiciel Libre”, in French), as they do every year, next weekend (1st and 2nd of April). As always, … Continue reading

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