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Ubuntu Weekly Newsletter #134

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The Ubuntu Weekly Newsletter, Issue #134 for the week of March 15th- March 21st, 2009 is now available.

In this Issue:

* Ubuntu 9.04 Beta Freeze in effect
* LoCo Team information request
* Ubuntu Server: KVM call for testing
* MOTU Release Charter
* QA Team next testing day
* Ubuntu Drupal 6.3.0 released
* Ubuntu Stats
* Ubuntu India re-launches User Forums
* Ubuntu Honduras begins to work
* FossConf 2009, Madurai and Ubuntu Tamil Team
* Announcing Eucalyptus
* Ubuntu Forums nuts and bolts
* Daniel Holbach: Time to Party
* Soren Hansen: gtk-vnc and virt-viewer mozilla plug-in
* Thierry Carrez: What I want Ubuntu Server to be
* In the Press & Blogosphere
* What is Qimo?
* Ubuntu Podcast #22
* Team Meeting Summaries
* Behind MOTU Interview: Roderick Greening
* Upcoming Meetings & Events
* Updates & Security

And much more!




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