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DRAFT: Debian 2.0 "Hamm" Released

OK, proofread and comment please.  I'm looking to flesh out the 'what is 
contains' section especially.  I'd also like to be somewhat consistent with 
the LJ ad we're working on (http://www.novare.net/~ean/debads/debian-ad.ps). 
 Release time is Friday July 24, 0:00 GMT I believe, so please comment soon. 
 I took s a little fro Brian's beta announcement as well.


 Debian GNU/Linux
 Debian 2.0 "Hamm" Released
 July 24, 1998

>> News

Debian 2.0 'Hamm' has officially been released for the i386 and m68k 

It can be obtained in several ways:

FTP:    ftp://ftp.debian.org/pub/debian/  
CD_ROM: See http://www.debian.org/distrib/vendors for s list of distributors

Debian development distributions for Alpha, Sparc, and PowerPC are also 
available under the "unstable" tree from the FTP site.  They will likely be 
released with Debian 2.1 'Slink.'

Debian 2.0 marks the move from the older libc5 to the newer libc6.  It 
contains over 2000 precompiled binary packages contributed from over 300 
developers, including all the favorites: web servers, GIMP, gcc, egcs, 
XFree86, SQL servers and many other tools and utilities.

Debian's powerful package maknager 'dpkg' allows for easy installation and 
management of packages.  Pakages from other distributions can easily be 
installed using the 'alien' utility.

>> About Debian

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

>> Contact Information 

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

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