Welcome to Debian Weekly News, a newsletter for the Debian
And the winner is ... Ben Collins. Congratulations to our new
Debian Project Leader, and thanks to all the candidates for
volunteering. Here is Ben's acceptance message. Details about
the result of the vote are here. Note that elsewhere, full
details of who voted for what were accidentally posted; DPL votes
are not supposed to be made public, but it was an honest
This is the last edition of Debian Weekly News for a while.
There are several reasons to stop publication:
* DWN's editor is preparing for a cross-country
move, and won't have time for the next month to prepare the
* After two years of weekly publication, it's becoming quite a
strain to maintain a consistent level of quality in the newsletter.
Posting intervals have already become somewhat sporadic, and
content of late has been thin. This is not due to any lack of
activity in Debian to report on, but rather due to one person
becoming a bit jaded with reporting on the project.
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