Latest News

[16 Nov 2019] Updated Debian 10: 10.2 released
[08 Sep 2019] Updated Debian 9: 9.11 released
[07 Sep 2019] Updated Debian 10: 10.1 released
[07 Sep 2019] Updated Debian 9: 9.10 released
[27 Jul 2019] DebConf19 closes in Curitiba and DebConf20 dates announced
[07 Jul 2019] Debian Edu / Skolelinux Buster — a complete Linux solution for your school
[06 Jul 2019] Debian 10 buster released
[27 Apr 2019] Updated Debian 9: 9.9 released
[31 Mar 2019] The Debian Project mourns the loss of Innocent de Marchi
[29 Mar 2019] Handshake donates $300,000 USD to Debian
[08 Mar 2019] The Debian Project mourns the loss of Lucy Wayland
[16 Feb 2019] Updated Debian 9: 9.8 released
[23 Jan 2019] Updated Debian 9: 9.7 released

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