Developer Linux News for Jun 14, 2002
Release Digest: GNU, June 14, 2002 (Jun 14, 2002, 23:30)
Today's GNU app: Automake 1.6.2
Release Digest: KDE, June 14, 2002 (Jun 14, 2002, 23:30)
Today's KDE apps: SSEX 0.2.0, noteedit 2.0.5, EAGLE 4.09r2,
KURLLaunch 0.3.2, KSim 0.9.0, Hayes 1.1.4, Fink KDE 3.0.1, KPhone
1.0.2, KDE Pocket PC Contacts Import 0.3, Boson 0.6, KMerlin 1.2,
Quasar Accounting :: POS 1.2, Quasar Accounting 1.2 and fvwm-ewmh
Release Digest: GNOME, June 14, 2002 (Jun 14, 2002, 23:30)
Today's GNOME apps: CVSGnome Build Script and COnfigurator for
LinuxPlanet: DistributionWatch: Another Tip of the Red Hat--Examining Red Hat 7.3 (Jun 14, 2002, 22:00)
Red Hat Linux is the most commercially popular distribution of
Linux out there today, hands down. However, reviewing a new release
of Red Hat can make any reviewer a little wary of what they might
find this time around. Bill von Hagen has examined Red Hat's latest
release and has found some surprises, both good and, well, not so
IBM developerWorks: GNOMEnclature: Getting Ready for GNOME 2, Part 2 (Jun 14, 2002, 20:30)
"In the second installment of the newly relaunched GNOMEnclature
column, relative GNOME newbie and Common Threads columnist Daniel
Robbins takes a a look at the new Glib object system from a new
GNOME developer's perspective. By the end of this article, you'll
know enough about GNOME to decide if you want to try it for
yourself (even if you are a stalwart C fan)..."
Evolution 1.0.7 Released (Jun 14, 2002, 20:14)
"A new bug-fix release of Evolution (1.0.7) is now available.
(In case you wonder, Evolution 1.0.6 was never released to the
world because of some last-minute problems.)..."
ZDNet: Can a Windows User Learn to Love Linux? We'll See (Jun 14, 2002, 19:00)
David Coursey journeys into the world of Linux and provides a
first installment of his travelogue.
NewsForge: Wal-Mart Shipping PCs with Lindows Preinstalled (Jun 14, 2002, 16:00)
"In a move that appears to be a coup for Michael Robertson et
al, Wal-Mart's online store is offering eight different Microtel
PCs with LindowsOS included..."
GNOME 2.0 Desktop Release Candidate 1 Released (Jun 14, 2002, 14:30)
The developers of GNOME have announced the release of GNOME2
RC1. Details within.
InfoWorld: Painful Rescue (Jun 14, 2002, 11:00)
"Last week, a friend had a problem that brought to light one of
the benefits of open source. He was trying to install a dual-boot
Linux and Windows XP system on his laptop and discovered the
function of the rescue disk -- the hard way..."
Release Digest: GNOME, June 13, 2002 (Jun 14, 2002, 05:00)
Today's GNOME apps: GtkGLExt 0.2.0, gnome-games 2.0.0, GGV
1.99.7, and COnfigurator for Gnome 0.2.0.
Release Digest: KDE, June 13, 2002 (Jun 14, 2002, 05:00)
Today's KDE apps: KSensors 0.7, Gambas 0.31, EditMinus 0.1,
KMasqDialer 2 2.05 and KDE CVSBuild 0.2.0.