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=== General ===
 
=== General ===
  
http://crispyinthedark.wordpress.com/2009/02/07/amazon-s3-duplicity-backups/
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[[DaveJones|Dave Jones]] announced<ref>http://www.codemonkey.org.uk/2009/02/09/fedora-kernel-packaging/</ref> some changes to the Fedora kernel packaging "to drop the regular 686 kernels. As of Fedora 11, the only 32-bit kernels built are '586' and '686-PAE' (and their -debug variants)."
  
http://www.codemonkey.org.uk/2009/02/09/fedora-kernel-packaging/
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[[User:Lennart Lennart Poettering]] described<ref>http://0pointer.de/blog/projects/oh-nine-fifteen.html</ref> some of the new changes in the latest <code>PulseAudio 0.9.15</code> release, including Flat Volumes, On-the-fly Reconfiguration of Devices (aka "S/PDIF Support"), Native support for 24bit samples and support for Airport Express.
  
http://0pointer.de/blog/projects/oh-nine-fifteen.html
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[[User:Ke4qqq|David Nalley]] wrote<ref>http://www.nalley.sc/david/?p=196</ref> about the Fedora Ambassadors giving away free XO laptops! To qualify, either "Package and maintain a sugar-* package for 2 releases or more" or "Build a Sugar activity that helps meet the 'holy list of 4th grade maths<ref>http://sugarlabs.org/go/User:Gdk/4th_Grade_Maths</ref>'".
 
 
http://www.nalley.sc/david/?p=196
 
 
 
http://life-with-linux.blogspot.com/2009/02/internet-draft-transport-layer-security.html
 
 
 
http://blog.kagesenshi.org/2009/02/disk-snapshot-backup-in-linux.html
 
  
 
http://overholt.ca/wp/?p=117
 
http://overholt.ca/wp/?p=117
 
http://0pointer.de/blog/projects/versioning-dbus.html
 
  
 
http://jspaleta.livejournal.com/34551.html
 
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http://life-with-linux.blogspot.com/2009/02/internet-draft-transport-layer-security.html
  
 
http://marilyn.frields.org:8080/~paul/wordpress/?p=1490
 
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[[DevanGoodwin|Devan Goodwin]] explained<ref>http://crispyinthedark.wordpress.com/2009/02/07/amazon-s3-duplicity-backups/</ref> how to perform bandwidth-limited secure encrypted backups using <code>duplicity</code> and Amazon's S3 Storage Service.
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[[User:Izhar|Mohd Izhar Firdaus Ismail]] described<ref>http://blog.kagesenshi.org/2009/02/disk-snapshot-backup-in-linux.html</ref> how to enable "Disk snapshot backup in Linux".
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[[User:Lennart Lennart Poettering]] requested<ref>http://0pointer.de/blog/projects/versioning-dbus.html</ref> that <code>D-Bus</code> interfaces be properly versioned, and described some best-practices including the hows and whys.
  
 
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Revision as of 10:46, 15 February 2009

Planet Fedora

In this section, we cover the highlights of Planet Fedora - an aggregation of blogs from Fedora contributors worldwide.

http://planet.fedoraproject.org

Contributing Writer: Adam Batkin

General

Dave Jones announced[1] some changes to the Fedora kernel packaging "to drop the regular 686 kernels. As of Fedora 11, the only 32-bit kernels built are '586' and '686-PAE' (and their -debug variants)."

User:Lennart Lennart Poettering described[2] some of the new changes in the latest PulseAudio 0.9.15 release, including Flat Volumes, On-the-fly Reconfiguration of Devices (aka "S/PDIF Support"), Native support for 24bit samples and support for Airport Express.

David Nalley wrote[3] about the Fedora Ambassadors giving away free XO laptops! To qualify, either "Package and maintain a sugar-* package for 2 releases or more" or "Build a Sugar activity that helps meet the 'holy list of 4th grade maths[4]'".

http://overholt.ca/wp/?p=117

http://jspaleta.livejournal.com/34551.html

http://skvidal.wordpress.com/2009/02/12/fedora-is-held-to-a-higher-standard/

http://jspaleta.livejournal.com/34592.html

http://harishpillay.livejournal.com/139904.html

http://life-with-linux.blogspot.com/2009/02/internet-draft-transport-layer-security.html

http://marilyn.frields.org:8080/~paul/wordpress/?p=1490

How-To

Devan Goodwin explained[1] how to perform bandwidth-limited secure encrypted backups using duplicity and Amazon's S3 Storage Service.

Mohd Izhar Firdaus Ismail described[2] how to enable "Disk snapshot backup in Linux".

User:Lennart Lennart Poettering requested[3] that D-Bus interfaces be properly versioned, and described some best-practices including the hows and whys.

Events

Once again: So many people have written about attending FOSDEM that it would take an entire issue of FWN post all of the links. Instead an arbitrarily selection will be randomly chosen.

http://gnu.wildebeest.org/diary/2009/02/11/some-fosdem-pictures/

http://kitall.blogspot.com/2009/02/fosdem-day2.html

http://spevack.livejournal.com/74638.html

http://gregdek.livejournal.com/45847.html

http://digitaurora.blogspot.com/2009/02/fosdem-2009-day-one.html

http://clunixchit.blogspot.com/2009/02/report-fel-fosdem-2009.html

http://arindamghosh.wordpress.com/2009/02/10/mukti09-event-report/