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The Board Election 2012

November 13th, 2012 by

This years openSUSE Election Committee is in the pleasant position to announce the 2012 Board elections[0].

The timeline we decided for this year election is the following:

November 13th (Phase 0)
- Announcement of the openSUSE Board election for 2012.
- Start of 2 week period to apply for an openSUSE membership (in order to vote).
- Start of 2 week phase to stand for a position in the openSUSE Board.

November 27th
- Notification of intent to run, and application for an openSUSE membership close (end of phase 0).

November 28th (Phase 1)
- Start of 1 week campaign for the candidates before the ballots open (campaign might be done until ballots close).

December 5th (Phase 2)
- Ballots open

December 16th
- Ballots close (end of phase 2)

December 17th
- Announcement of the results

So, if you want to participate in the openSUSE board and influence the future direction of the project please stand up and announce your candidacy. If you want to vote for the candidates, please make sure your openSUSE membership [1] is approved. If you are a contributor of openSUSE but you are not a member yet, apply for membership now[2] and be a part of the changes to come.

For the openSUSE Board will be 2 seats to be elected, each for a 2 year term.

If you have any questions about the election or the board’s tasks, please contact the election commitee (election-officials@opensuse.org) or the board (board@opensuse.org).

With Honour
This year Election Committee
Bryen M Yunashko
Izabel Valverde
Thomas Schmidt

[0] http://en.opensuse.org/openSUSE:Board_election
[1] http://en.opensuse.org/openSUSE:Members
[2] http://en.opensuse.org/openSUSE:Membership_officials#Process

Continue the openSUSE Weekly News

February 24th, 2012 by

After three years of hard work the chairman of the openSUSE Weekly News team, Sascha Manns has given up his chair. We have recieved many questions about the future of the Weekly News so we thought to write a little bit about this topic.
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openSUSE Weekly News 207 is out!

December 24th, 2011 by

We are pleased to announce our openSUSE Weekly News Issue 207. Sadly we can just release a PDF Version. You can find it there: http://bit.ly/vwq9yW

openSUSE Weekly News Issue 206 is out!

December 17th, 2011 by

We are pleased to announce our new openSUSE Weekly News 206.
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openSUSE Weekly News 205 is out!

December 10th, 2011 by

We are pleased to announce our Issue 205 of the openSUSE Weekly News.
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openSUSE Weekly News, Issue 204 is out!

December 4th, 2011 by

We are pleased to announce our new openSUSE Weekly News 204.
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openSUSE Weekly News, Issue 203 is out!

November 26th, 2011 by

We are pleased to announce our Issue 203 of openSUSE Weekly News.
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openSUSE Weekly News 202 is out!

November 19th, 2011 by

We are pleased to announce our Issue 202 of openSUSE Weekly News.
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openSUSE Weekly News 201 is out!

November 12th, 2011 by

We are pleased to announce the openSUSE Weekly News 201.
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openSUSE Weekly News Issue 200 is out

November 7th, 2011 by

We are pleased to announce our openSUSE Weekly News 200. (more…)