Weekly update notes for Linux Deepin 2013 (01/10/14)

Bug fixes #2894 A problem prevented users to select city. #2926 Mouse accuracy setting could not be saved. Forum Feedback Chinese localization issue with Deepin System Settings. Software updates from Deepin Software Center Deepin Software Center has recently included the following new applications: Kuipan: a dropbox like file syncing service client. Conky Manager: a graphical front-end for managing Conky config files. Brackets: a code editor for HTML, CSS and JavaScript that's built in HTML, CSS and JavaScript. MonoDevelop: a cross-platform IDE primarily designed for C# and other .NET languages. WizNote: a cross-platform cloud based note-taking client. Game updates from Deepin ...Read more

New mirror in the United States is Available

New mirror in the United States is Available

James Madison University has generously agreed to mirror Linux Deepin’s packages and ISO images. The mirrored packages and ISO images can be found at the following URIs: http://mirror.jmu.edu/pub/deepin ftp://mirror.jmu.edu/pub/deepin rsync://mirror.jmu.edu/deepin and http://mirror.jmu.edu/pub/deepin-cd ftp://mirror.jmu.edu/pub/deepin-cd rsync://mirror.jmu.edu/deepin-cd Users can choose their preferred mirror in Deepin Software Center. To select JMU’s mirror: 1. Open the Preferences panel in Deepin Software Center. 2. Select the Mirrors tab. 3. Hover your mouse over a URL (HTTP or FTP) for JMU’s mirror, and click on the icon which appears after the URL.   We would like to thank James Madison University public mirror for helping us and ...Read more

Recommended software from Deepin Software Center (01/09/14)

Recommended software from Deepin Software Center (01/09/14)

This week, Linux Deepin has selected the following applications for you: Transmission Transmission is a set of lightweight BitTorrent clients (in GUI, CLI and daemon form). All its incarnations feature a very simple, intuitive interface on top on an efficient, cross-platform back-end. Being simple, easy, lean and powerful, Transmission was installed by default on Linux Deepin’s previous releases. Briquolo Briquolo is a breakout game clone. It might remind you of the once-popular game named Arkanoid. Briquolo offers modern graphical effects and is very fast-paced. However, it remains for you to decide whether the game has surpassed its predecessors.

New mirror provided by Aliyun Open Source Mirror Site

New mirror provided by Aliyun Open Source Mirror Site

Linux Deepin is now mirrored on Aliyun Open Source Mirror Site, which is maintained by Site Reliability Engineering of Alibaba Group. Aliyun Open Source Mirror Site was recently brought online. As one of its maintainers claimed on his Weibo (a twitter-like microblogging service in China) page, “The site provides far more and sufficient bandwidth than any other public mirror in China.” The mirrored packages are available at the following URL: http://mirrors.aliyun.com/deepin/ We sincerely thank the support of Alibaba Group for Linux Deepin and other open source projects. If you are also able to mirror our distro and are willing to ...Read more

Another new mirror from China is added

Another new mirror from China is added

Linux Deepin never forgets to improve its experience for users in China as it is striving to provide a better operating system for people around the world. Apart from a number of mirrors that already exists, another new mirror located China is added to our mirror list. The mirror is provided by Sun Yat-sen University, one of the most prestigious universities in China. Users can configure to use this mirror in Deepin Software Center. Below is the URL for the mirror: http://mirror.sysu.edu.cn/deepin/ We sincerely thank Sun Yat-sen University for providing mirror support for Linux Deepin and its users. If you ...Read more

New Mirror in U.S. MetroCast Cablevision Company is Available

New Mirror in U.S. MetroCast Cablevision Company is Available

New Mirror in U.S. MetroCast Cablevision Company is Available today, and it will be the first mirror in the United States of Linux Deepin. Thanks to the server support of the U.S. MetroCast Cablevision Company!   The mirror server is currently available in HTTP protocol, and the address is: http://mirror.metrocast.net/deepin/ Linux Deepin users can choose the corresponding mirror from the Preference -> Mirrors menu to start using the mirror. We sincerely thank the help of U.S. MetroCast Cablevision Company!   Besides, The mirror also provide ISO downloading support, and the address is: http://mirror.metrocast.net/deepin-cd/   Linux Deepin Team   Wiki A ...Read more

Deepin Emacs 2.0 released

Deepin Emacs has released version 2.0 today!   These are the new feature you could feel: 1.The startup time of the program can be extremely fast, 10 times faster than it used to be! 2.Add Syntax highlighter mode for Python and Go lang. 3.Plugins, such as auto-complete.el, has upgraded to the latest version. 4.Anything mode has replaced by helm mode. 5.auto-save.el by manateelazycat has replaced the builtin autosave mode and it will not generate file with hash sign(#) automatically by default. 6.Fixed many bugs. note: Please note that The newly Deepin Emacs 2.0 is incompatible with the old version. Please ...Read more

Seeking for help: Linux Deepin needs mirrors in your country

Seeking for help: Linux Deepin needs mirrors in your country

  Recently, we have received feedback from our users that their connection to our official repositories is very slow. We understand that the slow speed can be quite annoying, and has an impact to our users’ experience. Therefore, we attach great importance to a more stable and faster connection and are mailing mirror providers and universities around the world to have their support.   Meanwhile, we need you to spread the word. Linux Deepin is almost the most popular and actively developing distro in China and is known to nearly all Linux users in China. However, it is still not ...Read more

New Mirror in Brazil is Available

New Mirror in Brazil is Available

We are pleased to announce that a mirror in Brazil is now ready to use. The Center for Scientific Computing and Libre Software (C3SL) has generously agreed to mirror Linux Deepin's package repositories. C3SL is a research group of the Department of Informatics of the Federal University of Paraná, one of the top universities in Latin America. Users can choose their preferred mirror in Deepin Software Center. To select C3SL's mirror as your preferred mirror: 1. Open the Preferences panel in the software center. 2. Select the Mirrors tab. 3. Hover your mouse over a URL (HTTP or FTP) for ...Read more

Mailing List for Linux Deepin's Localization Project

Mailing List for Linux Deepin's Localization Project

To make discussion and communication more effective, we have created a mailing list for the Linux Deepin Localization Project. Anyone can request to join the list and is welcome to get involved in the project.   The mailing list is officially supported and maintained by Linux Deepin. Latest news about Linux Deepin’s localization progress will be announced on the list.   The URL of the mailing list (on Google Groups): https://groups.google.com/forum/#!forum/deepin-localization   Topics and discussions should follow the three basic rules as listed below: 1. The mailing list is dedicated for the Linux Deepin Localization Project. Off-topic posts are therefore ...Read more