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=== Ask Ubuntu Top 5 Questions This Week ===

 * Find and replace text within multiple files - http://askubuntu.com/questions/84007/find-and-replace-text-within-multiple-files
 * Why is there 'amd' in the ubuntu iso filename? - http://askubuntu.com/questions/84774/why-is-there-amd-in-the-ubuntu-iso-filename
 * Will 12.04 default into Unity the way 11.10 did? - http://askubuntu.com/questions/83334/will-12-04-default-into-unity-the-way-11-10-did
 * Converting mp4 to mp3 - http://askubuntu.com/questions/84584/converting-mp4-to-mp3
 * I need some data on the distribution of Ubuntu users -http://askubuntu.com/questions/84029/i-need-some-data-on-the-distribution-of-ubuntu-users

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WORK IN PROGRESS

Welcome to the Ubuntu Weekly Newsletter, Issue 244 for the week of November 28 - December 4, 2011.

In This Issue

General Community News

Community Acknowledgments and Success Stories

Ubuntu Stats

Bug Stats

  • Open (88316) +147 over last week
  • Critical (124) -5 over last week
  • Unconfirmed (46098) -77 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 Oneiric

  1. English (Australia) (7290) -17061 over last week
  2. Spanish (9039) -34 over last week
  3. Brazilian Portuguese (45262) -143 over last week
  4. English (United Kingdom) (45733) -149 over last week
  5. Bosnian (62504) -2661 over last week

Remaining strings to translate in Ubuntu 11.10 "Oneiric Oncelot", see more at: https://translations.launchpad.net/ubuntu/oneiric/ and https://wiki.ubuntu.com/Translations

Ubuntu Brainstorm Top Ideas 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/

Ask Ubuntu Top 5 Questions This Week

Ask (and answer!) your own questions at http://askubuntu.com

LoCo News

Launchpad News

Ubuntu Forums News

Ubuntu Cloud News

The Planet

In The Press

In The Blogosphere

In Other News

Weekly Ubuntu Development Team Meetings

Monthly Team Reports: <MONTH> <YEAR>

Upcoming Meetings and Events

For upcoming meetings and events please visit the calendars at fridge.ubuntu.com: http://fridge.ubuntu.com/calendars/

Updates and Security for 8.04, 10.04, 10.10, 11.04 and 11.10

Security Updates

Ubuntu 8.04 Updates

Ubuntu 10.04 Updates

Ubuntu 10.10 Updates

Ubuntu 11.04 Updates

Ubuntu 11.10 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.

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Credits

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