Release of Debian 2.1

March 9th, 1999

Exactly on the revised schedule, at 00:00 GMT, March 9, Debian 2.1 (codenamed slink) was released. Release information is available here.

The bugs which delayed Debian for one week have been satisfactorily resolved.

CD Images have gone final, and should be making their way to distributors shortly - we have a list of debian vendors here. Up-to-date raw images will be available in a few days from the SunSITE UK FTP site, which is also rsync accessible at

Debian can be downloaded for free from any of our mirrors.