Developer Linux News for Aug 27, 2002
ZDNet: Mozilla Upgrade Sees Need for Speed (Aug 27, 2002, 23:00)
More information on today's release of Mozilla 1.1: "Some users
may want to stick to version 1.0, however, which the organization
still flags as its most stable release. A few users have reported
bugs persisting in version 1.1, some of which were ironed out of
version 1.0 when that software was being finalized..."
Update: Netscape 7.0 for Linux Available for Download (Aug 27, 2002, 21:51)
A special bulletin from one of our readers: Netscape 7.0 for
Linux appears to be available for download. [The link has been
shut down by Netscape. -ed.]
Linus Torvalds: Linux 2.5.32 (Aug 27, 2002, 20:02)
Changelog, link within.
Mozilla.org: Mozilla 1.1 Released (Aug 27, 2002, 14:30)
The latest release of Mozilla has been announced today. Release
notes excerpts, links within.
AbiWord Weekly News #106 by Eric A. Zen (Aug 27, 2002, 08:30)
"An interesting week for AbiDevelopment, particularly in our own
Mark Gilbert, who, on top of squashing four bugs, has also brought
about the long awaited, 'Dom owes donuts.' MG made a noticeable
commit to HEAD that was meant to clean up a few things for various
operating systems--'misfeatures' caused by Dom..."
Tcl-URL! Weekly Tcl News and Links (August 26) (Aug 27, 2002, 07:00)
All the latest news from the Tcl world.
Release Digest: GNOME, August 26, 2002 (Aug 27, 2002, 05:00)
Today's GNOME apps: gcompressor 1.2-1, gnome-mlview 0.0.2, and
ZDNet: The Perfect Linux Desktop [Mini-series] (Aug 27, 2002, 01:00)
"Fueled in part by Microsoft's grip on the desktop market,
corporate interest in Linux as a desktop alternative continues to
gain momentum. Though there are still hurdles to face for corporate
adoption, products such as Ximian Evolution and StarOffice are
helping to make the Linux desktop a corporate reality..."