news: Included improvements from gnu_srs and pinotree
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@@ -33,8 +33,8 @@ he bested. In a similar track, Samuel Thibault
 [merged the slab branch](http://lists.gnu.org/archive/html/bug-hurd/2012-02/msg00010.html),
 finishing Maksym Planetas GSoC work on a better memory allocator.
 
-Also Pino Toscano improved the POSIX compliance of the Hurd
-[for nanosleep](http://lists.gnu.org/archive/html/bug-hurd/2012-04/msg00130.html)
+Also Pino Toscano improved the Hurd implementations
+of [nanosleep](http://lists.gnu.org/archive/html/bug-hurd/2012-04/msg00130.html)
 [ptsname_r](http://lists.gnu.org/archive/html/bug-hurd/2012-04/msg00122.html),
 [getlogin_r](http://lists.gnu.org/archive/html/bug-hurd/2012-04/msg00121.html),
 [getgroups](http://lists.gnu.org/archive/html/bug-hurd/2012-04/msg00120.html)
@@ -120,7 +120,7 @@ for easier network testing,
 [libtool](http://lists.gnu.org/archive/html/bug-hurd/2012-02/msg00023.html)
 thanks to Samuel Thibault and Peter O'Gorman,
 [gnat](http://lists.gnu.org/archive/html/bug-hurd/2012-03/msg00060.html)
-by Svante Signell for basics of ADA support (a language used in many
+by Svante Signell for ADA support (a language used in many
 mission-critical applications such as automotive and aerospace,
 offering features like strong typing, modularity, run-time checking
 and parallel processing), and
@@ -134,11 +134,7 @@ the cthreads to pthreads patch and
 [added a branch for it](http://lists.gnu.org/archive/html/bug-hurd/2012-07/msg00087.html)
 to make it easier to work on getting Hurd to use the more current
 pthreads. For details, see Richards report about running
-[Hurd without dependency on cthreads](http://lists.gnu.org/archive/html/bug-hurd/2012-08/msg00062.html). And
-Roland McGrath
-[merged many libc changes](http://lists.gnu.org/archive/html/bug-hurd/2012-05/msg00033.html)
-for upstream inclusion, reducing the maintenance load for getting
-recent improvements of libc.
+[Hurd without dependency on cthreads](http://lists.gnu.org/archive/html/bug-hurd/2012-08/msg00062.html). 
 
 And now, as a final note, we want to share a story about real-life
 debugging with the Hurd; IRC, freenode, #hurd, 2012-03-02: