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Welcome to the Ubuntu Weekly Newsletter, Issue 303 for the week

February 4 - 10, 2013.

 

== Links to UWN ==

 

* Wiki page: https://wiki.ubuntu.com/UbuntuWeeklyNewsletter/Issue303

 

== In This Issue ==

 

* Welcome New Members and Developers

* Ubuntu Stats

* How I've found being a member of Ubuntu Ireland

* Coming up with another term for Approved LoCo Teams - Discussion

* New Moderators

* Ubuntu Cloud Images automated release updates fully enabled

* Nicholas Skaggs: PSA: Ubuntu Quality wants you!

* Ubuntu Classroom: Ubuntu User Days Wrap-up

* Notification about Notes

* Ubuntu Smartphone Shipping in October

* Ubuntu for Galaxy Nexus phones to arrive in February

* The phone that wants to replace your computer

* In The Blogosphere

* Other Articles of Interest

* Featured Audio and Video

* Weekly Ubuntu Development Team Meetings

* Upcoming Meetings and Events

* Updates and Security for 8.04, 10.04, 11.10, 12.04 and 12.10

* And much more!

== General Community News ==

 

=== Welcome New Members and Developers ===

 

Results from the Developer Membership Board Meeting on January 28th:

 

* Aron Xu (https://wiki.ubuntu.com/AronXu/DeveloperApplication) was

granted upload rights to im-config and other pkg-ime packages

 

https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/ubuntu-news-team/2013-February/001732.html

 

Results for the 2200 Regional Membership Board Meeting, Feb 7th are as follows:

 

* Marco Buono https://wiki.ubuntu.com/MarcoBuono |

https://launchpad.net/~new.life

 

https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/ubuntu-news-team/2013-February/001731.html

 

== Ubuntu Stats ==

 

=== Bug Stats ===

 

* Open (103562) +223 over last week

* Critical (81) +/- 0 over last week

* Unconfirmed (51376) +100 over last week

 

As always, the Bug Squad needs more help. If you want to get started,

please see https://wiki.ubuntu.com/BugSquad

 

=== Ask Ubuntu Top 5 Questions this week ===

 

* How do I install LibreOffice 4?

http://askubuntu.com/questions/252612/how-do-i-install-libreoffice-4

* Why are some programs in the Ubuntu Software Center not open

source? http://askubuntu.com/questions/251601/why-are-some-programs-in-the-ubuntu-software-center-not-open-source

* Assign more than 1 CPU/core to a process

http://askubuntu.com/questions/253760/assign-more-than-1-cpu-core-to-a-process

* How to 'cd' to a directory found with 'find'

http://askubuntu.com/questions/253506/how-to-cd-to-a-directory-found-with-find

* Can't un-tar LibreOffice 4 download

http://askubuntu.com/questions/252970/cant-un-tar-libreoffice-4-download

 

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

 

== LoCo News ==

 

=== How I've found being a member of Ubuntu Ireland ===

 

andru183 from the Ubuntu Ireland LoCo team describes his first

experiences with Linux and the Irish LoCo, and encourages those who

are interested to contact him to help reboot the LoCo again and hold

an Ubuntu hour.

 

http://skynet.ie/~andru183/how-ive-found-being-a-member-of-ubuntu-ireland/

 

=== Coming up with another term for Approved LoCo Teams - Discussion ===

 

Laura Czajkowski encourages discussion on the loco-contacts mailing

list of a new name for Approved LoCo teams, suggesting the terms

Verified, Evaluated, Reviewed and Sponsored to launch discussion.

 

http://lococouncil.ubuntu.com/2013/02/06/coming-up-with-another-term-for-approved-loco-teams-discussion/

 

== Ubuntu News ==

 

=== New Moderators ===

 

Silver Fox (s.fox) announces the new appointment of 4 moderators at

Ubuntu : codemaniac, ikt, varunendra and QIII and thanks them

for keeping Ubuntu clean.

 

http://serial-coder.co.uk/blog/2013/02/ubuntu-forums-new-moderators/

 

== Ubuntu Cloud News ==

 

=== Ubuntu Cloud Images automated release updates fully enabled ===

 

Ben Howard announces the automated release updates for Ubuntu 10.04

LTS, 11.10, 12.04 LTS and 12.10. Within 24 hours of a Kernel SRU

Release these images are now fully enabled and indicates of where the

release notes will be placed are available.

 

http://blog.utlemming.org/2013/02/ubuntu-cloud-images-automated-release.html

 

== The Planet ==

 

=== Jonathan Carter: Gnome Panel is Alive ===

 

Jonathan Carter writes about his plans to restart the Gnome Panel

project and shares his short- and long-term goals for the project.

 

http://jonathancarter.org/2013/02/05/gnome-panel-is-alive/

 

=== Didier Roche: Unity: release early, release often... release

daily! (part 5 and conclusion) ===

 

Didier Roche wraps up his series of blogging about the daily release

of Unity by composing a FAQ for upstream developers and Ubuntu

maintainers and by saying thanks to all the people who made the daily

release possible.

 

http://blog.didrocks.fr/post/Unity%3A-release-early%2C-release-often%E2%80%A6-release-daily%21-%28part-5-and-conclusion%29

 

=== Nicholas Skaggs: PSA: Ubuntu Quality wants you! ===

 

Nicholas Skaggs calls for contributors to help the Quality Assurance

Team and encourages everyone to "flood his inbox" with emails from

people wanting to do Quality Assurance.

 

http://www.theorangenotebook.com/2013/02/psa-ubuntu-quality-wants-you.html

 

=== Kubuntu: KDE Plasma and Applications 4.10 Released ===

 

The Kubuntu team announces the availability of KDE SC 4.10 for Kubuntu

12.04, 12.10 and 13.04 and describes the way for Kubuntu 12.04 and

12.10 users to upgrade to KDE SC 4.10 via the Kubuntu Backports PPA.

 

http://www.kubuntu.org/news/kde-sc-4.10

 

=== Ubuntu Classroom: Explaining the Ubuntu on Air! Collaboration ===

 

Jose Antonio Rey, from the Ubuntu Classroom team, writes an

introduction to Ubuntu on Air!, and explains how the Ubuntu on Air!

Classroom sessions are held.

 

http://ubuntuclassroom.wordpress.com/2013/02/07/explaining-the-ubuntu-on-air-collaboration/

 

=== Ubuntu Women: IRC presentation of UbuntuWomen-it summary ===

 

Elizabeth Krumbach, from the Ubuntu Women team, writes about their

latest IRC presentation from Flavia Weisghizzi and Silvia Bindelli of

the UbuntuWomen-it team. They talked about their initiative to

overcome the linguistic and cultural barriers that an English mailing

list may represent for non native-English speakers as well as their

mentoring programs and a collaboration with a local blog.

 

http://blog.ubuntu-women.org/2013/02/irc-presentation-of-ubuntuwomen-it-summary/

 

=== Nicholas Skaggs: Cadence Weeks, Quality, and You! ===

 

Nicholas Skaggs announces the start of QA Cadence Week 6 and

encourages new contributors to help. There will be two live sessions

held on the 11th and 14th of February to demonstrate the test

executions.

 

http://www.theorangenotebook.com/2013/02/cadence-weeks-quality-and-you.html

 

=== Ubuntu Classroom: Your first ISO test ===

 

Elizabeth Krumbach of the Ubuntu Classroom announces the final session

from the Quality Assurance Team: "Your first ISO test" by Howard Chan

(smartboyhw). Ubuntu Classroom has posted the available logs in the

past QA sessions.

 

http://ubuntuclassroom.wordpress.com/2013/02/09/your-first-iso-test/

 

=== Ubuntu Classroom: Ubuntu User Days Wrap-up ===

 

Jose Antonio Rey wraps up the Ubuntu User Days with a post linking to

logs from the sessions. Attendees could attend variety of sessions,

from an "Introduction to Ubuntu" to "How to solve problems - Ask

Ubuntu! through Launchpad".

 

http://ubuntuclassroom.wordpress.com/2013/02/10/ubuntu-user-days-wrap-up-4/

 

== Canonical News ==

 

=== Notification about Notes ===

 

The Ubuntu One team announces the discontinuation of syncing Tomboy

Notes to U1 and describes the way for users to get back their notes if

their notes are deleted after syncing.

 

http://voices.canonical.com/ubuntuone/2013/02/04/notification-about-notes/

 

== In The Press ==

 

=== Ubuntu Smartphone Shipping in October ===

 

Michael Hinkins of the Wall Street Journal writes about the new Ubuntu

smartphone and writes that although it is attractive for corporate IT

users, its challenges will be to overcome the large trend of Bring

Your Own Device (BYOD). Hinkins also reveals "Mr. Shuttleworth said

the new phone operating system will be available in two large

geographic markets in October"

 

http://blogs.wsj.com/cio/2013/02/06/ubuntu-smartphone-shipping-in-october/

 

=== Ubuntu for Galaxy Nexus phones to arrive in February ===

 

Neil McAllister of The Register writes about the availability of

Ubuntu phone images on the Galaxy Nexus in February for developers and

the advantages of the phone OS.

 

http://www.theregister.co.uk/2013/02/08/ubuntu_on_galaxy_nexus_in_february/

 

=== The phone that wants to replace your computer ===

 

BBC News's Click interviews Jane Silber, Canonical's CEO, about Ubuntu

phone, its features, user experience that it brings, and her view on

why Ubuntu phone should be better than other phones.

 

http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/p014tsl9

 

== In The Blogosphere ==

 

=== Ubuntu: What They're Doing Right and Wrong ===

 

Matt Hartley of Datamation talks about the things he believes Ubuntu

does right and wrong and expresses hope that the Ubuntu team can add

some of the needed additions that he proposed, like parental controls

and a migration from Windows wizard.

 

http://www.datamation.com/open-source/ubuntu-what-theyre-doing-right-and-wrong-1.html

 

=== New Linux distro will target disabled users ===

 

Katherine Noyes of IT World writes about current accessibility

offerings in Linux and focuses in on the the Ubuntu-based Sonar

Project that developer Jonathan Nadeau describes is: "Not just for

blind and low vision people, but for people who struggle with dyslexia

and learning disabilities as well as accessibility for people with low

motor skills and quadriplegics."

 

http://www.itworld.com/operating-systems/340418/new-linux-distro-will-target-disabled-users

 

=== Unity Notification Area (Systray) Whitelist Is Obsolete [ubuntu

13.04 Raring Ringtail Changes] ===

 

Ali Andrei reports that whitelisting in Ubuntu will no longer be

available in Ubuntu 13.04. However, the good news is that most apps

will now come with AppIndicators which put apps on the notification

bar and make the need for whitelists unnecessary. Java and wine apps

will have to be "hard-coded" as they might not have AppIndicator

support.

 

http://www.webupd8.org/2013/02/unity-notification-area-systray.html

 

=== The Inside Story Of Ubuntu's Gesture-Centric Smartphone ===

 

Fast Co. Design interviews Ivo Weevers, Canonical's Head of Design,

and Mika Meskanen, Lead Phone UX designer, about the original ideas

that formed the gesture-centric Ubuntu Phone User Interface (UX).

 

http://www.fastcodesign.com/1671742/the-inside-story-of-ubuntus-gesture-centric-smartphone#1

 

== Other Articles of Interest ==

 

* Debian Project News - February 4th, 2013 -

http://www.debian.org/News/weekly/2013/03/

* MIT Builds An Open-Source Platform For Your Body -

http://www.fastcompany.com/3005184/mit-builds-open-source-platform-your-body

* Microsoft needs to start worrying about Chromebooks -

http://www.zdnet.com/microsoft-needs-to-start-worrying-about-chromebooks-7000010784/

* Why the Linux Desktop Needs More Usability Testing -

http://www.datamation.com/open-source/why-the-linux-desktop-needs-more-usability-testing-1.html

* Linux Foundation Secure Boot System Released -

http://blog.hansenpartnership.com/linux-foundation-secure-boot-system-released/

* LibreOffice 4.0 Released With Immense Changes -

http://www.phoronix.com/scan.php?page=news_item&px=MTI5NjA

* 5 Linux Games For Low-Powered Computers -

http://maketecheasier.com/5-linux-games-for-low-powered-computers/2013/02/06

* 5 Unique Linux Based Products at CES 2013 -

http://www.techdrivein.com/2013/02/5-best-linux-products-ces-2013.html

* Top Astronomy Applications For Ubuntu Linux -

http://www.junauza.com/2013/02/top-astronomy-applications-for-ubuntu-linux.html

 

== Featured Audio and Video ==

 

=== Ubuntu Development Hangout with the Edubuntu team ===

 

Daniel Holbach interviews the Edubuntu team about their involvement in

the Ubuntu project, their vision of Edubuntu, and its current state

(i.e. what possibilities it offers, which devices will be enabled for

it and much more).

 

 

=== Ubuntu Development Hangout with Sebastien Bacher ===

 

Daniel Holbach interviews Sebastien Bacher about Ubuntu being enabled

on mobile devices, his current work on the Ubuntu phone OS project,

how it differs from work on the desktop, and much more.

 

 

=== Ubuntu Audiocast Episode 06 Released! ===

 

"Chuck, Bucky, and Philbare are back to take you on a safari and eat

cookies! Catch the fun at UDS in Copenhagen where the real purpose of

the event is revealed by the illustrious Jono Bacon. The crew talks

about getting people to Mars in a fun way (with Avaneya and Ubuntu),

party shenanigans with Michael Hall, Ubuntuism and other 'isms that

aren't so human, the insignificance of borders, companies that track

your embarrassing search habits (just for giggles of course),

circuses, flags, and athletes. Not enough? Well then, how about asking

what needs to be changed in Ubuntu? More nachos perhaps?!"

 

https://soundcloud.com/ubuntu-audiocast/ubuntu-audiocast-episode-06

 

== Weekly Ubuntu Development Team Meetings ==

 

* Kernel Team - February 5, 2013 -

https://wiki.ubuntu.com/KernelTeam/Meeting/2013-02-05

* Desktop Team - February 5, 2013 -

https://wiki.ubuntu.com/DesktopTeam/Meeting/2013-02-05

* Security Team - February 4, 2013

https://wiki.ubuntu.com/MeetingLogs/Security/20130204

* One Hundred Paper Cuts - February 5, 2012 -

https://wiki.ubuntu.com/OneHundredPaperCuts/Meetings/5Feb2013

 

== 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, 11.10, 12.04 and 12.10 ==

 

=== Security Updates ===

 

* [uSN-1714-1] QXL graphics driver vulnerability -

https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/ubuntu-security-announce/2013-February/001986.html

* [uSN-1715-1] OpenStack Keystone vulnerability -

https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/ubuntu-security-announce/2013-February/001987.html

* [uSN-1681-4] Firefox regression -

https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/ubuntu-security-announce/2013-February/001988.html

 

=== Ubuntu 8.04 Updates ===

 

None.

 

End of life - April 2013 (Server)

 

=== Ubuntu 10.04 Updates ===

 

* firefox 18.0.2+build1-0ubuntu0.10.04.1 -

https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/lucid-changes/2013-February/013474.html

* firefox 18.0.2+build1-0ubuntu0.10.04.1 -

https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/lucid-changes/2013-February/013475.html

* linux-meta-lts-backport-oneiric 3.0.0.31.19 -

https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/lucid-changes/2013-February/013476.html

* linux-lts-backport-oneiric 3.0.0-31.48~lucid1 -

https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/lucid-changes/2013-February/013477.html

* tomboy 1.2.2-0ubuntu2 -

https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/lucid-changes/2013-February/013478.html

* duplicity 0.6.08b-0ubuntu2.2 -

https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/lucid-changes/2013-February/013479.html

* adobe-flashplugin 11.2.202.262-0lucid1 -

https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/lucid-changes/2013-February/013480.html

* adobe-flashplugin 11.2.202.262-0lucid1 -

https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/lucid-changes/2013-February/013481.html

* flashplugin-nonfree 11.2.202.262ubuntu0.10.04.1 -

https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/lucid-changes/2013-February/013482.html

* flashplugin-nonfree 11.2.202.262ubuntu0.10.04.1 -

https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/lucid-changes/2013-February/013483.html

* linux 2.6.32-45.103 -

https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/lucid-changes/2013-February/013484.html

 

End of Life - April 2013 (Desktop) - April 2015 (Server)

 

=== Ubuntu 11.10 Updates ===

 

* ubuntu-docs 11.10.6 -

https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/oneiric-changes/2013-February/012791.html

* xserver-xorg-video-qxl 0.0.14-1ubuntu0.1 -

https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/oneiric-changes/2013-February/012792.html

* xen 4.1.1-2ubuntu4.6 -

https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/oneiric-changes/2013-February/012793.html

* xen 4.1.1-2ubuntu4.6 -

https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/oneiric-changes/2013-February/012794.html

* xserver-xorg-video-qxl 0.0.14-1ubuntu0.1 -

https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/oneiric-changes/2013-February/012795.html

* firefox 18.0.2+build1-0ubuntu0.11.10.1 -

https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/oneiric-changes/2013-February/012796.html

* firefox 18.0.2+build1-0ubuntu0.11.10.1 -

https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/oneiric-changes/2013-February/012797.html

* linux 3.0.0-31.48 -

https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/oneiric-changes/2013-February/012798.html

* linux-backports-modules-3.0.0 3.0.0-31.24 -

https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/oneiric-changes/2013-February/012799.html

* linux-meta 3.0.0.31.35 -

https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/oneiric-changes/2013-February/012800.html

* firebird2.5 2.5.0.26074-0.ds4-5ubuntu0.1 -

https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/oneiric-changes/2013-February/012801.html

* firebird2.5 2.5.0.26074-0.ds4-5ubuntu0.1 -

https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/oneiric-changes/2013-February/012802.html

* portmidi 1:200-0ubuntu1.11.10.2 -

https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/oneiric-changes/2013-February/012803.html

* tomboy 1.8.0-1ubuntu1.1.2 -

https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/oneiric-changes/2013-February/012804.html

* duplicity 0.6.15-0ubuntu2.1 -

https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/oneiric-changes/2013-February/012805.html

* adobe-flashplugin 11.2.202.262-0oneiric1 -

https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/oneiric-changes/2013-February/012806.html

* adobe-flashplugin 11.2.202.262-0oneiric1 -

https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/oneiric-changes/2013-February/012807.html

* cfingerd 1.4.3-3ubuntu1.11.10.1 -

https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/oneiric-changes/2013-February/012808.html

* cfingerd 1.4.3-3ubuntu1.11.10.1 -

https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/oneiric-changes/2013-February/012809.html

* flashplugin-nonfree 11.2.202.262ubuntu0.11.10.1 -

https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/oneiric-changes/2013-February/012810.html

* flashplugin-nonfree 11.2.202.262ubuntu0.11.10.1 -

https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/oneiric-changes/2013-February/012811.html

 

End of Life - April 2013

 

=== Ubuntu 12.04 Updates ===

 

* fglrx-installer-updates 2:9.000-0ubuntu0.3 -

https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/precise-changes/2013-February/018565.html

* live-build 3.0~a24-1ubuntu32.6 -

https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/precise-changes/2013-February/018566.html

* debian-installer 20101020ubuntu136.8 -

https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/precise-changes/2013-February/018567.html

* lightdm 1.2.3-0ubuntu1 -

https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/precise-changes/2013-February/018568.html

* secureboot-db 1.0~ubuntu0.12.04.1 -

https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/precise-changes/2013-February/018569.html

* grub2-signed 1.9~ubuntu12.04.3 -

https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/precise-changes/2013-February/018570.html

* casper 1.315.1 -

https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/precise-changes/2013-February/018571.html

* gst-plugins-bad0.10 0.10.22.3-2ubuntu2.2 -

https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/precise-changes/2013-February/018572.html

* xorg-server 2:1.11.4-0ubuntu10.11 -

https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/precise-changes/2013-February/018573.html

* libnih 1.0.3-4ubuntu9.1 -

https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/precise-changes/2013-February/018574.html

* unity 5.18.0-0ubuntu2 -

https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/precise-changes/2013-February/018575.html

* gnat-gps 5.0-6ubuntu1 -

https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/precise-changes/2013-February/018576.html

* ecb 2.40+cvs20110608-2ubuntu1 -

https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/precise-changes/2013-February/018577.html

* php-letodms-lucene 1.0.1-1ubuntu0.1 -

https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/precise-changes/2013-February/018578.html

* secureboot-db 1.1~ubuntu0.12.04.1 -

https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/precise-changes/2013-February/018579.html

* secureboot-db 1.1~ubuntu0.12.04.1 -

https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/precise-changes/2013-February/018580.html

* secureboot-db 1.1~ubuntu0.12.04.1 -

https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/precise-changes/2013-February/018581.html

* partman-auto-lvm 42ubuntu2.2 -

https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/precise-changes/2013-February/018582.html

* nvidia-graphics-drivers-173-updates 173.14.36-0ubuntu0.0.1 -

https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/precise-changes/2013-February/018583.html

* xserver-xorg-video-qxl 0.0.16-2ubuntu0.1 -

https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/precise-changes/2013-February/018584.html

* xen 4.1.2-2ubuntu2.6 -

https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/precise-changes/2013-February/018585.html

* xen 4.1.2-2ubuntu2.6 -

https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/precise-changes/2013-February/018586.html

* xserver-xorg-video-qxl 0.0.16-2ubuntu0.1 -

https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/precise-changes/2013-February/018587.html

* deja-dup 22.0-0ubuntu3 -

https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/precise-changes/2013-February/018588.html

* grub2 1.99-21ubuntu3.9 -

https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/precise-changes/2013-February/018589.html

* nvidia-graphics-drivers-experimental-310 10.14-0ubuntu0.3 -

https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/precise-changes/2013-February/018590.html

* fglrx-installer-experimental-9 2:9.010-0ubuntu0.3 -

https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/precise-changes/2013-February/018591.html

* nvidia-graphics-drivers-updates 304.64-0ubuntu0.2 -

https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/precise-changes/2013-February/018592.html

* xserver-xorg-video-intel 2:2.17.0-1ubuntu4.3 -

https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/precise-changes/2013-February/018593.html

* mountall 2.36.4 -

https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/precise-changes/2013-February/018594.html

* ecryptfs-utils 96-0ubuntu3.1 -

https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/precise-changes/2013-February/018595.html

* debian-installer 20101020ubuntu136.9 -

https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/precise-changes/2013-February/018596.html

* keystone 2012.1+stable~20120824-a16a0ab9-0ubuntu2.4 -

https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/precise-changes/2013-February/018597.html

* firefox 18.0.2+build1-0ubuntu0.12.04.1 -

https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/precise-changes/2013-February/018598.html

* keystone 2012.1+stable~20120824-a16a0ab9-0ubuntu2.4 -

https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/precise-changes/2013-February/018599.html

* firefox 18.0.2+build1-0ubuntu0.12.04.1 -

https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/precise-changes/2013-February/018600.html

* openvswitch 1.4.0-1ubuntu1.4 -

https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/precise-changes/2013-February/018601.html

* iscsitarget 1.4.20.2-5ubuntu3.2 -

https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/precise-changes/2013-February/018602.html

* unity-greeter 0.2.9-0ubuntu1 -

https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/precise-changes/2013-February/018603.html

* gnome-settings-daemon 3.4.2-0ubuntu0.6.2 -

https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/precise-changes/2013-February/018604.html

* firebird2.5 2.5.1.26351.ds4-2ubuntu0.1 -

https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/precise-changes/2013-February/018605.html

* firebird2.5 2.5.1.26351.ds4-2ubuntu0.1 -

https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/precise-changes/2013-February/018606.html

* grub2-signed 1.9~ubuntu12.04.3 -

https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/precise-changes/2013-February/018607.html

* lvm2 2.02.66-4ubuntu7.2 -

https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/precise-changes/2013-February/018608.html

* debian-installer 20101020ubuntu136.9 -

https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/precise-changes/2013-February/018609.html

* unity 5.18.0-0ubuntu2 -

https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/precise-changes/2013-February/018610.html

* gnome-control-center 1:3.4.2-0ubuntu0.9 -

https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/precise-changes/2013-February/018611.html

* portmidi 1:200-0ubuntu1.12.04.2 -

https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/precise-changes/2013-February/018612.html

* linux 3.2.0-38.59 -

https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/precise-changes/2013-February/018613.html

* linux-backports-modules-3.2.0 3.2.0-38.25 -

https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/precise-changes/2013-February/018614.html

* linux-meta 3.2.0.38.46 -

https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/precise-changes/2013-February/018615.html

* linux-armadaxp 3.2.0-1615.20 -

https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/precise-changes/2013-February/018616.html

* linux-meta-armadaxp 3.2.0.1615.21 -

https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/precise-changes/2013-February/018617.html

* livecd-rootfs 2.65.9 -

https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/precise-changes/2013-February/018618.html

* gnome-control-center 1:3.4.2-0ubuntu0.9 -

https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/precise-changes/2013-February/018619.html

* adobe-flashplugin 11.2.202.262-0precise1 -

https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/precise-changes/2013-February/018620.html

* adobe-flashplugin 11.2.202.262-0precise1 -

https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/precise-changes/2013-February/018621.html

* cfingerd 1.4.3-3ubuntu1.12.04.1 -

https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/precise-changes/2013-February/018622.html

* sssd 1.8.6-0ubuntu0.2 -

https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/precise-changes/2013-February/018623.html

* cfingerd 1.4.3-3ubuntu1.12.04.1 -

https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/precise-changes/2013-February/018624.html

* flashplugin-nonfree 11.2.202.262ubuntu0.12.04.1 -

https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/precise-changes/2013-February/018625.html

* hw-detect 1.88ubuntu2 -

https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/precise-changes/2013-February/018626.html

* flashplugin-nonfree 11.2.202.262ubuntu0.12.04.1 -

https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/precise-changes/2013-February/018627.html

* linux-meta-lts-quantal 3.5.0.24.31 -

https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/precise-changes/2013-February/018628.html

* linux-lts-quantal 3.5.0-24.37~precise1 -

https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/precise-changes/2013-February/018629.html

* linux-signed-lts-quantal 3.5.0-24.37~precise1 -

https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/precise-changes/2013-February/018630.html

* linux-lts-quantal_3.5.0-24.37~precise1_amd64.tar.gz -

https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/precise-changes/2013-February/018631.html

* linux-meta-ti-omap4 3.2.0.1426.27 -

https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/precise-changes/2013-February/018632.html

* linux-ti-omap4 3.2.0-1426.34 -

https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/precise-changes/2013-February/018633.html

 

End of Life - April 2017

 

=== Ubuntu 12.10 Updates ===

 

* secureboot-db 1.0~ubuntu0.12.10.1 -

https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/quantal-changes/2013-February/013030.html

* grub2-signed 1.9ubuntu0.1 -

https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/quantal-changes/2013-February/013031.html

* gst-plugins-bad0.10 0.10.23-7ubuntu1.1 -

https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/quantal-changes/2013-February/013032.html

* grub2-signed 1.9.1 -

https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/quantal-changes/2013-February/013033.html

* secureboot-db 1.1~ubuntu0.12.10.1 -

https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/quantal-changes/2013-February/013034.html

* secureboot-db 1.1~ubuntu0.12.10.1 -

https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/quantal-changes/2013-February/013035.html

* secureboot-db 1.1~ubuntu0.12.10.1 -

https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/quantal-changes/2013-February/013036.html

* nvidia-graphics-drivers-173 173.14.36-0ubuntu0.1 -

https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/quantal-changes/2013-February/013037.html

* ppa-purge 0.2.8+bzr56.0.12.10 -

https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/quantal-changes/2013-February/013038.html

* x11-apps 7.7~2ubuntu1.1 -

https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/quantal-changes/2013-February/013039.html

* xen 4.1.3-3ubuntu1.3 -

https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/quantal-changes/2013-February/013040.html

* xen 4.1.3-3ubuntu1.3 -

https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/quantal-changes/2013-February/013041.html

* deja-dup 24.0-0ubuntu2 -

https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/quantal-changes/2013-February/013042.html

* mountall 2.42ubuntu0.4 -

https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/quantal-changes/2013-February/013043.html

* keystone 2012.2.1-0ubuntu1.1 -

https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/quantal-changes/2013-February/013044.html

* firefox 18.0.2+build1-0ubuntu0.12.10.1 -

https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/quantal-changes/2013-February/013045.html

* keystone 2012.2.1-0ubuntu1.1 -

https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/quantal-changes/2013-February/013046.html

* firefox 18.0.2+build1-0ubuntu0.12.10.1 -

https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/quantal-changes/2013-February/013047.html

* firebird2.5 2.5.2~svn+54698.ds4-1ubuntu0.12.10.1 -

https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/quantal-changes/2013-February/013048.html

* firebird2.5 2.5.2~svn+54698.ds4-1ubuntu0.12.10.1 -

https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/quantal-changes/2013-February/013049.html

* unity-greeter 12.10.4-0ubuntu5.1 -

https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/quantal-changes/2013-February/013050.html

* iptables 1.4.12-2ubuntu2.1 -

https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/quantal-changes/2013-February/013051.html

* cloud-init 0.7.0-0ubuntu2.3 -

https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/quantal-changes/2013-February/013052.html

* portmidi 1:200-0ubuntu1.12.10.2 -

https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/quantal-changes/2013-February/013053.html

* retext 3.1.4-0ubuntu0.1 -

https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/quantal-changes/2013-February/013054.html

* gnome-control-center 1:3.4.2-0ubuntu19.1 -

https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/quantal-changes/2013-February/013055.html

* tomboy 1.12.0-1ubuntu1.1 -

https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/quantal-changes/2013-February/013056.html

* qemu-kvm 1.2.0+noroms-0ubuntu2.12.10.3 -

https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/quantal-changes/2013-February/013057.html

* linux 3.5.0-24.37 -

https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/quantal-changes/2013-February/013058.html

* linux-backports-modules-3.5.0 3.5.0-24.10 -

https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/quantal-changes/2013-February/013059.html

* linux-meta 3.5.0.24.30 -

https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/quantal-changes/2013-February/013060.html

* linux-signed 3.5.0-24.37 -

https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/quantal-changes/2013-February/013061.html

* linux_3.5.0-24.37_amd64.tar.gz -

https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/quantal-changes/2013-February/013062.html

* software-center 5.4.1.4 -

https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/quantal-changes/2013-February/013063.html

* xdiagnose 3.2.2 -

https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/quantal-changes/2013-February/013064.html

* gnutls26 2.12.14-5ubuntu4.1 -

https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/quantal-changes/2013-February/013065.html

* adobe-flashplugin 11.2.202.262-0quantal1 -

https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/quantal-changes/2013-February/013066.html

* adobe-flashplugin 11.2.202.262-0quantal1 -

https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/quantal-changes/2013-February/013067.html

* cfingerd 1.4.3-3ubuntu1.12.10.1 -

https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/quantal-changes/2013-February/013068.html

* sssd 1.9.1-0ubuntu1.3 -

https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/quantal-changes/2013-February/013069.html

* cfingerd 1.4.3-3ubuntu1.12.10.1 -

https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/quantal-changes/2013-February/013070.html

* flashplugin-nonfree 11.2.202.262ubuntu0.12.10.1 -

https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/quantal-changes/2013-February/013071.html

* flashplugin-nonfree 11.2.202.262ubuntu0.12.10.1 -

https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/quantal-changes/2013-February/013072.html

* linux-meta-ti-omap4 3.5.0.219.20 -

https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/quantal-changes/2013-February/013073.html

* linux-ti-omap4 3.5.0-219.27 -

https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/quantal-changes/2013-February/013074.html

* linux-armadaxp 3.5.0-1609.11 -

https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/quantal-changes/2013-February/013075.html

* linux-meta-armadaxp 3.5.0.1609.13 -

https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/quantal-changes/2013-February/013076.html

 

End of Life - April 2014

 

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