Category: General

Feb 28 2016

Attention: forums migration

Hi all! Already for a while we are preparing big infra changes, to have things organized better, more convenient for you. The first part is now coming: after a test period we migrate the forums Make sure to have an account! https://discourse.openmandriva.org/t/openmandriva-forum-migration/286 We’re planning migration of the official OpenMandriva forum from Vanilla to Discourse in …

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Feb 26 2016

OpenMandriva LX3 – what is there? Why to choose exactly it?…

Why should you use the OpenMandriva Lx 3 GNU/Linux distribution? Here’s a short list: OpenMandriva Lx 3…. a cut above the rest 1.User friendly * Easy to use installer (https://calamares.io/) 2. Software * Built with LLVM/clang for a smaller memory footprint, increased speed and better maintainability * Kernel nrjQL gives you a combination of flexibility …

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Feb 26 2016

Development news Week 8-2016

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OpenMandriva Technical Committee (TC) meetings are taking place every Wednesday 16.00 UTC/17.00 CET @freenode #openmandriva-cooker, welcome to watch to see all details! For the case if you do not have a possibility to do so, we will publish weekly the main extracts, news in our blog Have fun! #info TC decided that the repositories will …

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Feb 26 2016

FOSDEM and the news

Hi folks! We are sorry to have been silent for a while. We will speak to you more starting from now on:) We addressed communications topic and will be doing our best to keep you informed of all the news which come – and there is a lot in progress! For those who did not …

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Jan 16 2016

Recent mailing list migration

We have successfully completed migration of all our mailing lists (MLs) to a new server. This should solve the problem of delayed email delivery that we have faced intermittently in the past. What went well? Configuration and member lists for each ML remain unaffected. What didn’t go well? Mail archives before Dec 31, 2015 are …

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Dec 20 2015

Server distro, new build system – stay tuned!

The first build of an OMLxs server distribution has been under test on two remopte servers for the last month supporting what will become our new abf. We recently made the switch from Centos when we started to see the occasional segfaults when running docker containers. The new server set up provides a stable environment …

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Dec 20 2015

FOSDEM: save the date and visit our stand!

Hey folks:) It is not only about Christmas breaks (for those to whom applies;), but also about New Year plans! Save the dates, on 30-31 January, in Brussels, comes next FOSDEM and we are present with the stand again! (Proud to be there, the number of applicants raises every year) Come over and visit us, …

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Nov 26 2015

Looking for some good yet free training? Check this out!

Hi folks! This year again OMA participates in VALS semester of code program, and you are welcome to join! We have selected a range of most interesting projects and activities for you, from simplest “Day to Day development – real life training” – and to advanced projects, involving new hardware pieces. Check out the list …

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Oct 28 2015

Discussions, forums, questions and answers

Hey again:) Folks, we are starting a new tool for forums, discussions, questions and answers. It offers a bunch of great features, and we need your help and opinions! Have a look here: https://discourse.openmandriva.org/ Please test it, explore, and let us know – what you like and what not? what works and what could have …

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Oct 28 2015

Many big news on the way!

Hi folks! Have not heard from us for a while? that’s because we were very busy preparing great news for you:) Some days ago OMA conducted a strategic meeting (this time in Krakow, Poland – beautiful city!!), and a whole bunch of important things were discussed and taken forward. To prepare and present them in …

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