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Debian GNU/Linux 2.1 'Slink' Frozen

Debian GNU/Linux
Debian GNU/Linux 2.1 'Slink' Frozen
November 3, 1998

>> News 

Debian GNU/Linux 2.1 'Slink' is now in a frozen state.  The delay was due to 
the need to stabilize some key packages in the distribution.  The release of 
Slink is scheduled for December 1998.

Debian GNU/Linux 2.2 'Potato' will be the next version of the Debian 
distribution.  The name is taken from the character 'Mr. Potato Head' in the 
animated movie 'Toy Story.'

>> About Debian

Debian GNU/Linux is a free distribution of the GNU/Linux operating system.
It is maintained and updated through the work of many users who volunteer 
their time and effort.

Linux kernel based operating systems are POSIX based, freely distributable, 
and includes features such as true multitasking, virtual memory, shared 
libraries, demand loading, proper memory management, TCP/IP networking, and 
other features consistent with Unix-type systems.  It is used by individuals 
and organizations worldwide.

>> Contact Information 

For further information, please send email to the Debian Press Contact 
<press@debian.org> or visit the Debian homepage at <http://www.debian.org/>.

Nils Lohner				E-Mail: lohner@debian.org
Debian Press Contact                    Press:  press@debian.org

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