development branch. Mark Shuttleworth has announced the name
of the next Ubuntu release. "So bring your upstanding best to the table – or the forum – or the mailing list – and let’s make something amazing. Something unified and upright, something about which we can be universally proud. And since we’re getting that once-every-two-years chance to make fresh starts and dream unconstrained dreams about what the future should look like, we may as well go all out and give it a dreamlike name. Let’s get going on the utopic unicorn."
CentOS has updated qemu-kvm (C6: multiple vulnerabilities).
Debian has updated openjpeg (fixes a regression in the previous update).
Oracle has updated qemu-kvm (OL6: multiple vulnerabilities).
Scientific Linux has updated qemu-kvm (SL6: multiple vulnerabilities).
In a keynote on day two of PyCon
2014 (April 12), Jessica McKellar made an impassioned plea for the
Python community to focus on the "next generation" of Python programmers.
She outlined the programming-education problem that exists in US high
schools (and likely
elsewhere in the world as well), but she also highlighted some concrete
steps the community could take to help fix it. Subscribers can click below
for the full keynote coverage.