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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 (78289) +694 over last week
 * Critical (31) +2 over last week
 * Unconfirmed (37131) +174 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) (1) +1 over last week
 2. Spanish (10361) +1444 over last week
 3. Brazilian Portuguese (34603) +/-0 over last week
 4. French (38215) -15 over last week
 5. German (54270) -2 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
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 * New hardware does not list any Linux programs in the manual - http://brainstorm.ubuntu.com/idea/25490/
 * Meego on Ubuntu - http://brainstorm.ubuntu.com/idea/25487/
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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-958-1: Thunderbird vulnerabilities - http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-958-1
 * USN-957-2: Firefox and Xulrunner vulnerability - http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-957-2
 * USN-930-6: Firefox and Xulrunner vulnerability - http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-930-6
 * USN-964-1: Likewise Open vulnerability - http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-964-1
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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
## End of Life July 14th,2009 for desktop - Server End of life is June 2011
 * None Reported
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## https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/hardy-changes
## List all uploads since last UWN.
## Format: * <packagename> - <link to mailing list message>
## End of life - April 2011 (Desktop) - April 2013 (Server)
 * None Reported
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## https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/jaunty-changes/
## List all uploads since last UWN.
## Format: * <packagename> - <link to mailing list message>
## End of life - October 2010
 * mlmmj 1.2.15-1.1+lenny1build0.9.04.1 - https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/jaunty-changes/2010-July/010116.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>
## End of Life - April 2011
 * devicekit-disks 007-2ubuntu7 - https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/karmic-changes/2010-July/012428.html
 * ifupdown 0.6.8ubuntu21.3 - https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/karmic-changes/2010-July/012429.html
 * mlmmj 1.2.15-1.1+lenny1build0.9.10.1 - https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/karmic-changes/2010-July/012430.html
 * openbravo-erp 2.50MP-20-1karmic1 - https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/karmic-changes/2010-July/012431.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>
## End of Life - April 2013 (Desktop) - April 2015 (Server)
 * likewise-open 5.4.0.42111-2ubuntu1.1 - https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/lucid-changes/2010-July/011564.html
 * sawfish 1:1.3.5.2-1ubuntu1.1 - https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/lucid-changes/2010-July/011565.html
 * ardour 1:2.8.6-1ubuntu0.1 - https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/lucid-changes/2010-July/011566.html
 * xfce4-notifyd 0.1.0-4ubuntu1.1 - https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/lucid-changes/2010-July/011567.html
 * editra 0.5.30-1ubuntu0.1 - https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/lucid-changes/2010-July/011568.html
 * wxwidgets2.8 2.8.10.1-0ubuntu1.1 - https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/lucid-changes/2010-July/011569.html
 * wxwidgets2.6 2.6.3.2.2-3ubuntu5.1 - https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/lucid-changes/2010-July/011570.html
 * libsmbios 2.2.13-0ubuntu4.1 - https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/lucid-changes/2010-July/011571.html
 * openldap 2.4.21-0ubuntu5.1 - https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/lucid-changes/2010-July/011572.html
 * gjs 0.5-1ubuntu2.2 - https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/lucid-changes/2010-July/011573.html
 * qjackctl 0.3.4-0ubuntu4.1 - https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/lucid-changes/2010-July/011574.html
 * mysql-dfsg-5.1 5.1.41-3ubuntu12.5 - https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/lucid-changes/2010-July/011575.html
 * gnome-keyring 2.92.92.is.2.30.3-0ubuntu1.1 - https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/lucid-changes/2010-July/011576.html
 * mysql-dfsg-5.1 5.1.41-3ubuntu12.6 - https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/lucid-changes/2010-July/011577.html
 * openbravo-erp-openjdk 2.50MP-20-1lucid1 - https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/lucid-changes/2010-July/011578.html
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 * Liraz Siri

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WORK IN PROGRESS

Welcome to the Ubuntu Weekly Newsletter, Issue 204 for the week July 25th - July 31st, 2010.

In This Issue

General Community News

Ubuntu Stats

Bug Stats

  • Open (78289) +694 over last week
  • Critical (31) +2 over last week
  • Unconfirmed (37131) +174 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) (1) +1 over last week
  2. Spanish (10361) +1444 over last week
  3. Brazilian Portuguese (34603) +/-0 over last week
  4. French (38215) -15 over last week
  5. German (54270) -2 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

Ubuntistas, the magazine of the Greek LoCo

It's a (almost) bi-monthly, electronic only Ubuntu and FLOSS related magazine with great success! The magazine includes interviews, tutorials and news of high quality. The magazine is organized through our forums and it's totally community generated -both content and artwork-. We magazine is active for 2 years (8 issues). The content is in Greek so unfortunately non-greek speakers cannot enjoy it.

You can find all the issues at:

http://ubuntistas.ubuntu-gr.org/

The latest issue can be found at:

http://files.ubuntu-gr.org/ubuntistas/pdfs/Ubuntistas_Issue_8_March_April_2010.pdf

Launchpad News

Ubuntu Forums News

The Planet

TurnKey Linux: GNU high school: teaching kids by contributing to open source

TurnKey, an Ubuntu based project, spotlight an inspiring relationship with Chelsea School, a high school in suburban Maryland that specializes in teaching students with language-based learning disabilities. Chelsea School is piloting an innovative program that teaches students about technology by engaging the open source community. Chelsea School has proven teaching students by contributing to open source can be a win-win for both education and the open source community.

http://www.turnkeylinux.org/blog/gnu-high-school

In The Press

In The Blogosphere

In Other News

Weekly Ubuntu Development Team Meetings

Monthly Team Reports: <MONTH> <YEAR>

Upcoming Meetings and Events

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

Security Updates

Ubuntu 6.06 Updates

  • None Reported

Ubuntu 8.04 Updates

  • None Reported

Ubuntu 9.04 Updates

Ubuntu 9.10 Updates

Ubuntu 10.04 Updates

UWN Translations

  • Note to translators and our readers please follow the link below for the information you need.

https://wiki.ubuntu.com/UbuntuWeeklyNewsletter/Translations

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Additional Ubuntu News

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Conclusion

Thank you for reading the Ubuntu Weekly Newsletter.

See you next week!

Credits

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Glossary of Terms

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