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## Bug stats only take a second to do.
## Data can be found at: http://launchpad.net/distros/ubuntu/+bugs
## See last week's UWN to calculate change over last week.
## NOTE: To be done ONLY on the release date of the UWN (or latter if late).

    * Open (#) +/- # over last week
    * Critical (#) +/- # over last week
    * Unconfirmed (#) +/- # over last week
 * Open (77015) +184 over last week
 * Critical (31) +1 over last week
 * Unconfirmed (36821) +268 over last week
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## Translation stats only take a second to do.
## Data can be found at: https://translations.launchpad.net/ubuntu/lucid (or current release)
## See last week's UWN to calculate change over last week.
## NOTE: To be done ONLY on the release date of the UWN (or latter if late).
## List the top 5 untranslated languages.

 1. Language (#) +/- # over last week
 2. Language (#) +/- # over last week
 3. Language (#) +/- # over last week
 4. Language (#) +/- # over last week
 5. Language (#) +/- # over last week
 1. English (United Kingdom) (634) -76 over last week
 2. Spanish (10554) -47 over last week
 3. Brazilian Portuguese (35398) -283 over last week
 4. French (39486) +/-0 over last week
 5. German (54716) +/-0 over last week
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## These come from http://brainstorm.ubuntu.com/. Click on the link on the left that says "most popular this week" then put the title for the most popular 5.

 * heading
 * heading
 * heading
 * heading
 * heading
 * Not everyone use floppies - http://brainstorm.ubuntu.com/idea/25020/
 * Advanced Display Settings - http://brainstorm.ubuntu.com/idea/24998/
 * Image preview in Gnome/GTK Dialogs - http://brainstorm.ubuntu.com/idea/25019/
 * Improve Rhythmbox internetradio usability - http://brainstorm.ubuntu.com/idea/25006/
 * Package System Requirements - http://brainstorm.ubuntu.com/idea/25032/
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## http://www.ubuntu.com/usn
## List all security advisories since last UWN.
## Format: * USN-###-#: <package name> vulnerability - http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-###-#
## Ex: * USN-389-1: GnuPG vulnerability - [WWW] http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-389-1
 * USN-946-1: Net-SNMP vulnerability - http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-946-1
 * USN-947-1: Linux kernel vulnerabilities - http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-947-1
 * USN-948-1: Gnu``TLS vulnerability - http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-948-1
 * USN-947-2: Linux kernel regression - http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-947-2
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## https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/dapper-changes/
## List all uploads since last UWN.
## Format: * <packagename> - <link to mailing list message>
## Ex: * postgresql-8.1_8.1.11-0ubuntu0.6.10.1 - https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/edgy-changes/2008-January/008478.html
 * (delayed) 2.6.15-55.84 - https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/dapper-changes/2010-June/012847.html
 * (delayed) 1.2.9-2ubuntu1.8 - https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/dapper-changes/2010-June/012848.html
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## https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/hardy-changes
## List all uploads since last UWN.
## Format: * <packagename> - <link to mailing list message>
 * mediawiki 1:1.11.2-2ubuntu0.6 - https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/hardy-changes/2010-June/012472.html
 * (delayed) 2.6.24-28.46 - https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/hardy-changes/2010-June/012473.html
 * (delayed) 2.6.24.18-28.6 - https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/hardy-changes/2010-June/012474.html
 * linux-backports-modules-2.6.24 2.6.24-28.37 - https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/hardy-changes/2010-June/012475.html
 * linux 2.6.24-28.70 - https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/hardy-changes/2010-June/012476.html
 * (delayed) 2.6.24.28.30 - https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/hardy-changes/2010-June/012477.html
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## https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/jaunty-changes/
## List all uploads since last UWN.
## Format: * <packagename> - <link to mailing list message>
 * mediawiki 1:1.13.3-1ubuntu2.3 - https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/jaunty-changes/2010-June/010074.html
 * (delayed) 2.6.28-19.24 - https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/jaunty-changes/2010-June/010075.html
 * (delayed) 2.6.28-19.21 - https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/jaunty-changes/2010-June/010076.html
 * linux 2.6.28-19.61 - https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/jaunty-changes/2010-June/010077.html
 * (delayed) 2.6.28.19.24 - https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/jaunty-changes/2010-June/010078.html
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## https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/karmic-changes/
## List all uploads since last UWN.
## Format: * <packagename> - <link to mailing list message>
 * tzdata 2010j-0ubuntu0.9.10 - https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/karmic-changes/2010-June/012381.html
 * (delayed) 1:1.15.0-1.1ubuntu0.3 - https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/karmic-changes/2010-June/012382.html
 * (delayed) 2.6.31.214.13 - https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/karmic-changes/2010-June/012383.html
 * linux-meta-ec2 2.6.31.307.6 - https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/karmic-changes/2010-June/012384.html
 * linux-backports-modules-2.6.31 2.6.31-22.24 - https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/karmic-changes/2010-June/012385.html
 * linux-mvl-dove 2.6.31-214.28 - https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/karmic-changes/2010-June/012386.html
 * linux-ec2 2.6.31-307.15 - https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/karmic-changes/2010-June/012387.html
 * linux 2.6.31-22.60 - https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/karmic-changes/2010-June/012388.html
 * linux-ports-meta 2.6.31.22.18 - https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/karmic-changes/2010-June/012389.html
 * (delayed) 2.6.31.22.35 - https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/karmic-changes/2010-June/012390.html
 * cdrom-detect 1.31ubuntu3.9.10 - https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/karmic-changes/2010-June/012391.html
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## https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/lucid-changes/
## List all uploads since last UWN.
## Format: * <packagename> - <link to mailing list message>
 * docky 2.0.4-0ubuntu1 - https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/lucid-changes/2010-May/011328.html
 * themonospot 0.7.3.1-4ubuntu0.1 - https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/lucid-changes/2010-May/011329.html
 * indicator-application 0.0.19-0ubuntu5 - https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/lucid-changes/2010-June/011330.html
 * update-manager 1:0.134.9 - https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/lucid-changes/2010-June/011331.html
 * tomcat6 6.0.24-2ubuntu1.1 - https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/lucid-changes/2010-June/011332.html
 * gnome-panel 1:2.30.0-0ubuntu2 - https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/lucid-changes/2010-June/011333.html
 * xsane 0.996-2ubuntu3 - https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/lucid-changes/2010-June/011334.html
 * drbd8 2:8.3.7-1ubuntu2.1 - https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/lucid-changes/2010-June/011335.html
 * software-center 2.0.5 - https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/lucid-changes/2010-June/011336.html
 * check 0.9.8-1ubuntu0.1 - https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/lucid-changes/2010-June/011337.html
 * epiphany-browser 2.30.2-1ubuntu1.1 - https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/lucid-changes/2010-June/011338.html
 * abcde 2.4.0-1ubuntu1.1 - https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/lucid-changes/2010-June/011339.html
 * aqualung 0.9~beta11-0ubuntu1.1 - https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/lucid-changes/2010-June/011340.html
 * gxine 0.5.904-2ubuntu3.1 - https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/lucid-changes/2010-June/011341.html
 * lxinput 0.1.1-2ubuntu0.1 - https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/lucid-changes/2010-June/011342.html
 * cairo-dock-plug-ins 2.1.3-10-lucid-0ubuntu2.1 - https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/lucid-changes/2010-June/011343.html
 * pcmanfm 0.5.2+svn20091029-1ubuntu3.1 - https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/lucid-changes/2010-June/011344.html
 * libapache2-mod-fcgid 1:2.3.4-2ubuntu0.1 - https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/lucid-changes/2010-June/011345.html
 * rhythmbox 0.12.8-0ubuntu6 - https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/lucid-changes/2010-June/011346.html
 * papyon 0.4.8-0ubuntu1 - https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/lucid-changes/2010-June/011347.html
 * ubuntuone-client 1.2.1-0ubuntu3 - https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/lucid-changes/2010-June/011348.html
 * (delayed) 1:1.15.1-1ubuntu2.1 - https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/lucid-changes/2010-June/011349.html
 * net-snmp 5.4.2.1~dfsg0ubuntu1-0ubuntu2.1 - https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/lucid-changes/2010-June/011350.html
 * linux-meta-ti-omap 2.6.33.501.3 - https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/lucid-changes/2010-June/011351.html
 * (delayed) 2.6.32.205.8 - https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/lucid-changes/2010-June/011352.html
 * linux-meta-ec2 2.6.32.306.7 - https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/lucid-changes/2010-June/011353.html
 * linux-ti-omap 2.6.33-501.7 - https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/lucid-changes/2010-June/011354.html
 * linux-mvl-dove 2.6.32-205.18 - https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/lucid-changes/2010-June/011355.html
 * linux-ec2 2.6.32-306.11 - https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/lucid-changes/2010-June/011356.html
 * linux 2.6.32-22.35 - https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/lucid-changes/2010-June/011357.html
 * linux-ports-meta 2.6.32.22.17 - https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/lucid-changes/2010-June/011358.html
 * kubuntu-meta 1.174.1 - https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/lucid-changes/2010-June/011359.html
 * linux 2.6.32-22.36 - https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/lucid-changes/2010-June/011360.html
 * cdrom-detect 1.32ubuntu3.10.04 - https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/lucid-changes/2010-June/011361.html
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 * Liraz Siri

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WORK IN PROGRESS

Welcome to the Ubuntu Weekly Newsletter, Issue 196 for the week of May 30th - June 5th, 2010. In this issue we cover ...

In This Issue

General Community News

Ubuntu Stats

Bug Stats

  • Open (77015) +184 over last week
  • Critical (31) +1 over last week
  • Unconfirmed (36821) +268 over last week

As always, the Bug Squad needs more help. If you want to get started, please see https://wiki.ubuntu.com/BugSquad

Translation Stats Lucid

  1. English (United Kingdom) (634) -76 over last week
  2. Spanish (10554) -47 over last week
  3. Brazilian Portuguese (35398) -283 over last week
  4. French (39486) +/-0 over last week
  5. German (54716) +/-0 over last week

Remaining strings to translate in Ubuntu 10.04 "Lucid Lynx", see more at: https://translations.launchpad.net/ubuntu/lucid/

Ubuntu Brainstorm Top 5 this week

Ubuntu Brainstorm is a community site geared toward letting you add your ideas for Ubuntu. You can submit your own idea, or vote for or against another idea. http://brainstorm.ubuntu.com/

LoCo News

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TurnKey Hub: a new simplified cloud deployment service

TurnKey Linux just launched a private beta of the TurnKey Hub, a service that makes it easy to launch and manage the open source project's Ubuntu-based virtual appliances in the Amazon EC2 cloud.

To learn more, try the demo and sign up for an invite:

https://hub.turnkeylinux.org/

According to the developers, support for additional cloud platforms, as well as automatic backup and migration functionality is in the works:

"Imagine being able to develop your site on a locally running appliance (e.g., running in VirtualBox or VMWare). Then, when you're ready you can automatically migrate your appliance, with all your customizations to a cloud hosting provider of your choice."

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Updates and Security for 6.06, 8.04, 9.04, 9.10, and 10.04

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Ubuntu 6.06 Updates

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Ubuntu 9.04 Updates

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