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135 posts from 2019

Ubuntu Server development summary – 28 May 2019

By Chad Smith, 28 May 2019

Hello Ubuntu Server The purpose of this communication is to provide a status update and highlights for any interesting subjects from the Ubuntu Server Team. If you would like to reach the server team, you can …

Introducing the Ubuntu security podcast

By Alex Murray, 28 May 2019

The Ubuntu Security Podcast is a weekly podcast covering all the latest news and developments from the Ubuntu Security team. Each week the team discuss the various security updates that have been published across the Ubuntu …

Snapcraft parts & plugins

By Igor Ljubuncic, 23 May 2019

Last week, we published Introduction to snapcraft, a tutorial that provided a detailed overview of the snap build process. We touched on the concepts like snap ecosystem components, snapcraft command line, snapcraft.yaml syntax, and more. We’d …

Kubeflow at KubeCon Europe 2019 in Barcelona

By Carmine Rimi, 20 May 2019

Kubeflow, the Kubernetes native application for AI and Machine Learning, continues to accelerate feature additions and community growth. The community has released two new versions since the last Kubecon – 0.4 in January and 0.5 in …

Design and Web team summary – 10 May 2019

By Peter Mahnke, 19 May 2019

It was another busy iteration for the web and design team, trying to get a lot of work wrapped up before we head off to Lyon, France for our 19.10 Roadmap cycle kick-off.

Introduction to snapcraft

By Igor Ljubuncic, 16 May 2019

First steps are always hard, especially in technology. Most of the time, you need a primer, just the right dose of knowledge, to get started with a platform. This tutorial and upcoming sequels are designed to …

Ubuntu Server development summary – 15 May 2019

By Chad Smith, 15 May 2019

Hello Ubuntu Server The purpose of this communication is to provide a status update and highlights for any interesting subjects from the Ubuntu Server Team. If you would like to reach the server team, you can …

Ubuntu updates to mitigate new Microarchitectural Data Sampling (MDS) vulnerabilities

By Alex Murray, 14 May 2019

Microarchitectural Data Sampling (MDS) describes a group of vulnerabilities (CVE-2018-12126, CVE-2018-12127, CVE-2018-12130, and CVE-2019-11091) in various Intel microprocessors, which allow a malicious process to read various information from another process which is executing on the same …

Publish Your Unity Games in the Snap Store

By Alan Pope, 11 May 2019

We often feature and promote applications and games in the Snap Store and via our social media channels. Perhaps unsurprisingly, games are popular among our followers, and our users. There are a few great games already …

Fresh snaps for April 2019

By Martin Wimpress, 10 May 2019

April was another exciting month for the Snapcraft team with Microsoft releasing Visual Studio Code as a snap. As usual, we had hundreds of other new apps come to the snap store and here are a …

Shared values of Travis CI and snaps enhance integration confidence for developers

By Sarah Dickinson, 8 May 2019

Travis CI is a hosted, distributed continuous integration (CI) service used to build and test software projects hosted on GitHub, and free for anyone working on open source projects. Often regarded as the home of open …

Ubuntu 14.04 LTS has transitioned to ESM support

By Canonical, 7 May 2019

Extended Security Maintenance (ESM) is now available for Ubuntu 14.04 LTS to provide ongoing security patches for high and critical CVEs for UA Infrastructure customers.