[Mageia-discuss] security fixes

Claire Robinson eeeemail at gmail.com
Fri Jun 22 12:39:01 CEST 2012

On 22/06/12 01:21, James Kerr wrote:
> On 21/06/2012 23:26, Tony Blackwell wrote:
>> Where does Mageia stand wrt security fixes? I realise these take
>> significant people-power. As an avid follower of lwn.net, I'm used to
>> seeing daily the record of security fixes released by various
>> distributions. Mageia virtually never features on that list (I recall
>> once ever). Unsure of possible explanations; lwn don't have access to
>> what we do, our security fixes are not clearly identified as such, or
>> alternatively Mageia is behind in this area??
>> It would be reassuring if we had some identifiable info re security
>> fixes, in terms of trust in the distribution. Am I just missing some
>> info which is already easily available?
> https://wiki.mageia.org/en/Mageia_1_Advisories
> https://wiki.mageia.org/en/Mageia_2_Advisories
> There is also a mailing list
> https://ml.mageia.org/wwsympa-wrapper.fcgi/info/updates-announce
> Jim

If you wish to help speed the updates process up a bit we are very short 
of people in QA, especially now we are supporting two releases.

If you or anybody reading would like to help out and become involved in 
making Mageia please take a look here and consider joining the team: 

Claire (MrsB)

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