#use wml::debian::projectnews::header PUBDATE="2013-XX-XX" SUMMARY=""
# Status: [open-for-edit]
## substitute XXX with the number (expressed in letter) of the issue.
## please note that the var issue is not automagically localized, so
## translators need to put it directly in their language!
The Supercomputing and Visualization Center of Madrid (CeSViMa), which is part of the Technical University of Madrid (UPM) and house Magerit, one of the most powerful supercomputers in Spain, has chosen Debian as host and guest operating system for its new service of Virtual Private Servers (VPS), for the research community and public. URLs are in Spanish.  http://www.cesvima.upm.es  http://www.cesvima.upm.es/services/virtualization
According to the constitution (5.2. Appointment), project
leader elections should begin "six weeks before the leadership
post becomes vacant, or (if it is too late already) immediately."
The new project leader term starts on Thursday the 17th of April 2014.
Prospective leaders should refer to constitution (5.2 Appointment).
Candidates should send their platform, preferable in wml or HTML, to the
secretary at least a day before the publication date. Suggested format
for submission is to have at least three sections:
Ensure nominations are sent to (or cc:) to debian-vote, and are cryptographically signed
Kurt Roeckx-Debian Project Secretary
Since the last issue of the Debian Project News,
new issues of the
This week in
Debian podcast have been published: with
XXX, xxx; and with
There have also been
People behind Debian interviews: with
Lastname (role in Debian here), ; and with
Lastname (role in Debian here).
There have been
(in English) and
who all describe, among other things, how they got involved in Debian Edu and their views about it.
The xxth issue of the miscellaneous news for developers has been released and covers the following topics:
There are several upcoming Debian-related events:
You can find more information about Debian-related events and talks on the events section of the Debian web site, or subscribe to one of our events mailing lists for different regions: Europe, Netherlands, Hispanic America, North America.
Do you want to organise a Debian booth or a Debian install party? Are you aware of other upcoming Debian-related events? Have you delivered a Debian talk that you want to link on our talks page? Send an email to the Debian Events Team.
XXX applicants have been accepted as Debian Developers, XXX applicants have been accepted as Debian Maintainer, and XXX people have started to maintain packages since the previous issue of the Debian Project News. Please welcome X, Y, and Z into our project!
Debian's Security Team recently released advisories for these packages (among others): , Please read them carefully and take the proper measures.
Debian's Backports Team released advisories for these packages: , Please read them carefully and take the proper measures.
Debian's Stable Release Team released an update announcement for the package: . Please read it carefully and take the proper measures.
Please note that these are a selection of the more important security advisories of the last weeks. If you need to be kept up to date about security advisories released by the Debian Security Team, please subscribe to the security mailing list (and the separate backports list, and stable updates list) for announcements.
XXX packages were added to the unstable Debian archive recently. Among many others are: