published on Mon Nov 28 00:00:00 2016
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Debian "Stretch" has
its transition freeze. There will be no new library transitions or package
transitions that involve a large number of packages.
Events: Upcoming and Reports
On 4 December 2016 there will be a Bug Squashing Party in Dresden, Germany.
All Debian contributors - from bug reporters to Debian project
members and participants in any Debian team - are invited to take part
in the first edition of the
Debian contributors survey
The deadline for participation is: 4 December 2016, at 23:59 UTC.
See more details in the
for participation mail
More than just code
1,898 people and 19 teams are listed on the Debian Contributors
page for 2016.
Daniel Pocock attended the first summit of the Free Software Foundation
Europe (FSFE), and sent a
Freexian issues monthly reports
about the work of paid contributors to Debian Long Term Support.
Quick Links from Debian Social Media
This is an extract from the
which we have removed the topics already commented on in this DPN issue.
You can skip this section if you already follow micronews.debian.org
or the @debian
profile in a social network (Pump.io, GNU Social, or
Twitter). The items are given unformatted, and in descending order by date
(recent news at the top).
Sorry for the long list, we expect to deliver these "digests" more
often in the future.