published on Tue Aug 21 00:00:00 2012 in weekly-news
On August 16, the Debian Project celebrated its
since Ian Murdock's original
Debian contributors and users celebrated it all over the globe: appreciation messages and pictures of the parties can be followed on the Thank you Debian website, maintained this year by Lincoln de Sousa and Marcelo Jorge Vieira. You can submit your own message directly on the web platform or using the Identi.ca hashtag #thxdebian.
For this occasion, Leandro Gómez created a nice birthday postcard while some other contributors blogged about their first experiences with Debian.
Help the Debian Installer team: test the new version of the installerThe Debian Installer team announced the first beta release of the installer for Debian 7.0 "Wheezy". The team asks Debian users to help in testing and improving this new version of the installer: while there are some known issues with the installer that do not need to be reported, it is very important to try the installer in order to find all possible bugs before the release.
Problems should be reported as an installation report.