New TU Andrew Crerar
Andrew Crerar applied to become a Trusted User and was accepted! Congratulations! His intentions is to move firefox-develop from the AUR to [community]
77% Reproducible packages
Currently 77% of the packages are reproducible, note that we do not vary everything yet in the two builds. For example filesystem, build patch and other options can be varied.
Pro-audio mailing list
For audio enthusiasts there is a new mailing list to discuss audio packaging, development and usage etc..
GCC and GCC-multilib merged
Now that 32 bit support is dropped, the normal GCC package has gained support to build multilib packages, simplifying packaging.
Mime-types replaced with mailcap
Mime-types is now replaced by mailcap in this change.
Arch Linux at 34C3
A few Arch Linux Developers and Trusted users will be at 34C3 in Leipzig, if you are there, meet us there! A certain Arch user was recruited after talks at congress!
Analysis of AUR and Official Arch Repository data
Brian Caffey has made some a analysis of the AUR and the Arch repositories.
Arch monthly November was originally published by Jelle van der Waa at Jelly's Blog on December 08, 2017.