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Website is slow
     posted by samgee, Tue May 10 20:25:14 2016 - 0 replies

The website is slow to respond and sometimes unreachable. We're looking into the problem. Note that works fine.

gNewSense 4.0 released
     posted by samgee, Mon May 2 21:14:57 2016 - 0 replies

I hereby announce the release of gNewSense 4, codenamed Ucclia. It's based on a solid Debian, modified to respect the Free Software Foundation's and is available for 3 architectures: i386, amd64 and mipsel (Lemote Yeeloong).

Torrents ([1], [2]) for the live DVD images are available, as well ...

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Website maintenance
     posted by samgee, Wed Oct 14 21:02:45 2015 - 0 replies

The website will be down for maintenance from 2015-10-17 21:30 until 2015-10-18 01:30 UTC.

Website down for maintenance
     posted by samgee, Sat Oct 10 20:18:42 2015 - 0 replies

The website will be down for maintenance from 2015-10-10 20:00 until 22:00 UTC.

gNewSense 3.1 released
     posted by samgee, Sun Feb 9 19:30:07 2014 - 0 replies

I'm pleased to announce the release of gNewSense 3.1 [1]. This is a
minor update to the current stable version with codename Parkes. These are the most important changes:

- The correct country-specific package repository (instead of is set at installation time. ...

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Website is back up
     posted by samgee, Tue Jan 21 21:18:11 2014 - 0 replies

The website is back up. I've also enabled the Xapian search engine, so searching works faster now. We had left it disabled so far because it appeared from earlier tests that searching for substrings didn't work. It does now. If you want to search for part of a word (say: "ewsense"), then prefix the search term with "r:", e.g. "r:ewsense".

More website problems
     posted by samgee, Sun Jan 19 21:26:32 2014 - 0 replies

MoinMoin, the wiki software powering our website, is experiencing some difficulties. The website will probably be out for a whole day. We're working on a solution. Thanks for your patience.

Website is back up
     posted by samgee, Sun Jan 12 19:55:36 2014 - 0 replies

We took some measures to block the attacks we've been having on the website. It's been running smoothly again for a few hours now, but we may experience some side effects. Please let us know if you have trouble creating a new account or logging in.

Website problems
     posted by samgee, Sat Jan 11 22:59:28 2014 - 0 replies

The website is experiencing some heavy load. It looks like it's under attack. We're doing our best to block the culprits.

gNewSense 2 End Of Life
     posted by samgee, Sat Dec 28 21:11:36 2013 - 0 replies

The repository of gNewSense 2 will permanently go offline on 2014-01-03. If you are still using gNewSense 2, please migrate [1] to version 3.


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