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Debian Project News - March 5th

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Welcome to this year's fifth issue of DPN, the newsletter for the Debian community. Topics covered in this issue include:

Rebuild of the Debian archive with clang
Debian Peru revival
DebConf11 final report is out
Debian Utsav
Other news
Upcoming events
New Debian Contributors
Release-Critical bugs statistics for the upcoming release
Important Debian Security Advisories
New and noteworthy packages
Work-needing packages
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