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GNU Spotlight with Karl Berry (May 2010)

by Matt Lee Contributions Published on Aug 03, 2010 12:30 PM
This month we welcome Ole Tange as the maintainer of the new package GNU parallel, and thank Giuseppe Scrivano (already maintainer of icecat and gcal) for taking on maintenance of GNU wget.

The recent GNU software releases:

coreutils-8.5 gnue-forms-0.6.3 mit-scheme-9.0.1 diffutils-3.0 gnue-navigator-0.1.0 parallel-20100424 freedink-1.08.20100420 gnue-reports-0.2.0 sipwitch-0.8.2 freeipmi-0.8.5 gnutrition-0.31 smalltalk-3.2 gawk-3.1.8 gv-3.6.9 ucommon-2.1.3 global-5.8.2 help2man-1.38.2 xboard-4.4.3 gnue-appserver-0.5.3 libtasn1-2.6 xorriso-0.5.6 gnue-common-0.6.9 libunistring-0.9.3

To get announcements of most new GNU packages, subscribe to the info-gnu mailing list: http://lists.gnu.org/mailman/listinfo/info-gnu. Nearly all GNU software is available from http://ftp.gnu.org/gnu/, or preferably one of its mirrors (http://www.gnu.org/prep/ftp.html). You can use the url http://ftpmirror.gnu.org/ to be automatically redirected to a (hopefully) nearby and up-to-date mirror.

Several GNU packages are looking for maintainers and other assistance.

Please see http://www.gnu.org/server/takeaction.html#unmaint if you'd like to help. The general page on how to help GNU is at http://www.gnu.org/help/help.html. To submit new packages to GNU, see http://www.gnu.org/help/evaluation.html.

As always, please feel free to write to me, karl@gnu.org, with any GNUish questions or suggestions for future installments.

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