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[opensuse-factory] Tumbleweed - Review of the week 2020/27
Dear Tumbleweed users and hackers,

Week 27 has mostly been in the light of the release of openSUSE Leap
15.2. With the developers mostly focusing on getting the best Leap
release yet out of the door, it’s just natural that Tumbleweed has seen
a bit less of churn. But honestly: has it? We have released 6 snapshots
during this week so that does not talk for the ‘less active
development’ of Tumbleweed during this period. The snapshots released
were 0625, 0626, 0627, 0628, 0630, and 0701.

The most relevant changes in these snapshots were:

* Linux kernel 5.7.5
* KDE Plasma 5.19.2
* systemd 245.6
* Mesa 20.1.2
* Valgrind 3.16.0
* hplip 3.20.6

So, not much of a slow-down to be seen. And the staging projects are
also still busy with various things, like:

* Python3 packaging rework: switch away from multiple spec files to
OBS multi build flavors.
* openSSL 3.0
* RPM change: %{_libexecdir} is being changed to /usr/libexec. This
exposes quite a lot of packages that abuse %{_libexecdir} and fail to
build

Cheers,
Dominique
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