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1st July 2010, 07:54 PM
Welcome to Fedora Weekly News Issue 232 (http://fedoraproject.org/wiki/FWN/Issue232) for the week ending June 30, 2010. What follows are some highlights from this issue.

Issue 232 begins with announcements from the Fedora Project, including notice of end of life for Fedora 11, details on the next Fedora Project leader, Jared Smith, and a remainder on the upcoming Fedora 14 feature submission deadline, amongst other news and upcoming events.
From the Planet Fedora, details on how to use Adobe Flash on 64-bit systems now that packages have been pulled, analysis of the performance of Cairo with a number of different graphics chipset and driver configurations, and other posts.
The Marketing team reports on their work on SWOT analysis, a printable version of the Fedora 13 feature profiles, and a new SOP for doing focus groups. Fedora In the News follows with coverage from the trade press on this past week's announcement of the new Fedora Project leader.
In Ambassador news, a Fedora 13 event report from Quebec City, Canada. FWN is also looking for a new writer to take over the Ambassador beat, see below if you are interested!
In Quality Assurance news, details on Test Day process improvements, a move to the proven testers instruction page, and updates on new Fedora 14 Trac tickets, amongst other news.
In news from the Artwork Team, coverage of the weekly IRC team meeting, and a request for stories from the Design Team.
This week's issue wraps up with security-related packages from the past week.

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FWN Editorial Team: Pascal Calarco (http://fedoraproject.org/wiki/User:Pcalarco), Adam Williamson (http://fedoraproject.org/wiki/User:Adamwill)