Developer Linux News for Jul 26, 2002
Release Digest: KDE, July 26, 2002 (Jul 26, 2002, 23:30)
Today's KDE app: EDK 0.1.1.
Release Digest: GNU, July 26, 2002 (Jul 26, 2002, 23:30)
Today's GNU app: GNU CLISP 2.29.
Release Digest: GNOME, July 26, 2002 (Jul 26, 2002, 23:30)
Today's GNOME app: CVSGnome Build Script 0.2.7.
CNET News: Linux Poised to Plug In USB 2 (Jul 26, 2002, 16:00)
"Support for a faster version of USB in Linux is imminent and
will become a permanent part of the Linux landscape when the next
version of the operating system is introduced..."
AECCafe.com: Internet2 Releases Open Source Web Access Control Building Block (Jul 26, 2002, 11:00)
"OpenSAML is a freely available, open source reference
implementation of the Security Assertion Markup Language
New Straits Times: Local ICT Sector on Par with Well-Known Hubs (Jul 26, 2002, 09:00)
The headline is a little off-topic for the Linux news within;
while the story focuses Malaysia's progress as an IT force, some of
that success may be due to the selection of Linux to be used in
that nation's National Personal Computer project.
NewsForge: The Open Group Calls for More Support of Open Standards (Jul 26, 2002, 07:00)
"Is it time for proprietary software developers to join forces
with the Open Source community? Is it time for both Open Source and
proprietary software developers to formally 'out' big vendors who
declare proprietary 'standards' that they own and control? Is it
time for the software community to quit hiding behind 'intellectual
Release Digest: GNOME, July 25, 2002 (Jul 26, 2002, 05:00)
Today's GNOME apps: GDM 188.8.131.52, gtranslator R 0.43, eel 2.0.2,
and nautilus 2.0.2.
PC World New Zealand: Linux Maven Bruce Perens: DMCA Outlaw? (Jul 26, 2002, 01:00)
"Among the throngs of software executives at that San Francisco
event on Monday, Perens explained in an interview that he is
planning to embark on another cause--an assault on the
controversial digital copyright legislation known as the 1998
Digital Millennium Copyright Act, or DMCA..."