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Booth Komuniti Pengguna Debian di HITB KL 2012

Sunday, 30 September, 2012

Kami telah diberi sebuah ruangan booth oleh pihak HITB KL untuk mempromosikan Debian pada 10 & 11 Oktober ini di InterContinental Hotel, KL. Jumpa kami disana. Masuk ke ruangan booth adalah percuma.

Debian 6.0.4 Released

Sunday, 29 January, 2012

According to the updated news at, Debian 6.0.4 has just been release 18 hours ago. If you are currently already on any version of Debian Squeeze, you just need to do a “apt-get update” and a “apt-get upgrade” and nothing else, as this is only a minor version upgrades. So do you do not […]

Malaysia Debian Mirror Is Up

Thursday, 26 January, 2012

Thanks to OSCC, the only Debian mirror in Malaysia is now updated and ready to be use. This mirror contains the “main”, “contrib” and “non-free” repo. Repo for Debian “sid”, “squeeze”, “lenny”, “wheezy” are all available in this mirror. CD images are not hosted in this mirror, only the repo for you to update your […]

Portal Users List Purged

Tuesday, 20 December, 2011

We have just purged the users list of this portal due to excessive spam accounts were registered to spam this site. If you had previously registered an account here, please re-register your account again. Previous forum post are all still there and those post owner are marked as “Guess” Please re-register your account here. Thank […]

Debmal Portal Upgraded

Sunday, 18 December, 2011

This portal has been upgraded to the latest version of WordPress, which is WordPress 3.3 If you found anything abnormal after the upgrade, please post it in the forum, we will fix it as soon as possible, Thank You.

We Will Be Having Release Party Today!

Saturday, 9 April, 2011

Yes, although we are celebrating Debian Squeeze release party late, but I am glad that we are celebrating it. This is the first ever Debian release party celebrated by DebMal! We are celebrating the release party together with Gnome User Community for the Gnome3 release, and also with OpenSuse Malaysia for their OpenSuse 11.4 release. […]

Server Maintenance Completed

Friday, 8 April, 2011

The maintenance of the original VPS which host this portal has been completed. This portal is now pointed back to its original VPS. The loading speed of this portal should be return to normal by now.

Portal Loading Speed Slow

Friday, 8 April, 2011

Due to some issues with the VPS service provider, this portal has been temporary hosted on a tiny VPS to make sure the portal will stay online. You might experiencing slow loading time while browsing around this portal. This will only for a few days time only. When the original VPS problem has solved, we […]

Offline For Upgrades

Friday, 11 February, 2011

This portal will be brought offline for several hours in these few days in order for upgrade and maintenance. Aside from upgrading the OS of this server’s Debian Lenny to Debian Squeeze, the Apache will be recompiled as well as server components will be upgraded as well. If you are unable to access this portal, […]

Upgrading Your Debian From Lenny To Squeeze

Monday, 7 February, 2011

Here is a tutorial for those who are using Debian Lenny(5) to upgrade to Debian Squeeze(6). This tutorial is suitable for those who wanted to upgrading their Debian desktop, laptop, netbook, dedicated servers as well as VPS. If you are using desktop, laptop or netbook, fire up your terminal emulator, such as Gnome Terminal etc. […]