Developer Linux News for Sep 09, 2002
developerWorks: Open Source Satellite Control (Sep 09, 2002, 23:30)
"How do you harness a satellite control system written in three
languages, on four development platforms, and deployed to multiple
client environments? With open source, naturally. When one wrong
move can cost millions, rely on teamwork, smart design, and open
standards to keep the project--if not the satellite--from going
down in flames..."
ITWeb: [South African] Govt Advisory Body Recommends Open Source (Sep 09, 2002, 22:00)
"Government is beefing up its investigations into open source
software (OSS) with the release of a policy framework document by a
high-level government advisory body..."
eWEEK: IBM Gears Up for Modeling (Sep 09, 2002, 19:00)
"IBM is readying new features for its open-source development
platform that will speed application development, but what users
are most intrigued by is planned full support for Model Driven
Linus Torvalds: Linux 2.5.34 (Sep 09, 2002, 18:53)
Changelog, link within.
LinuxPlanet: Kylix 3: Borland's Linux Delphi and C++ RAD is a Winner (Sep 09, 2002, 17:30)
When it was announced that the current version of the Kylix
development environment would have C++ support, Linux developers
were abuzz. Here, then, would be a RAD environment that they could
sink their teeth into. Steven J. Vaughan-Nichols has done just that
and has found out that Kylix 3 is indeed something worth dining
KernelTrap: New Kernel Configuration System (Sep 09, 2002, 13:00)
"Roman Zippel recently released version 0.4 of his new
configuration system for the 2.5 Linux kernel, a replacement for
the aging CML currently in use..."
Libranet 2.7 Released (Sep 09, 2002, 10:00)
"Libranet is based on Debian's stable woody release with
upgrades to major packages like KDE and the addition of Libranet's
custom installer, Libranet Adminmenu, desktop configuration and the
excellent OpenOffice suite..." Press release within.
Release Diguest: GNU, September 8, 2002 (Sep 09, 2002, 05:00)
This weekend's GNU app: Guile 1.6.0.
Release Digest: GNOME, September 8, 2002 (Sep 09, 2002, 05:00)
This weekend's GNOME apps: Gaphor 0.1.0, Greenwich 0.4.0, gmp3
1.0pre3, Devil's Pie 0.2.1, polyXmass 0.11, and GNOME System Tools
Release Digest: KDE, September 8, 2002 (Sep 09, 2002, 05:00)
This weekend's KDE apps: QHacc :: KHacc 0.9, QHacc 2.3,
KolorKlock 0.7, KBirthday 0.5, Kgpg 0.5.1, TaxiPilot 0.8.0, and