Developer Linux News for Sep 17, 2002
Internetnews.com: Lindows.com, Earthlink Bring Dial-Up Access to Linux (Sep 17, 2002, 23:30)
"Lindows.com insisted the importance of this news is that while
such services have long been offered on Microsoft Windows
computers, it has been a missing convenience for Linux..."
CRN: Red Hat 8.0 To Launch This Month With Enhanced Linux Desktop (Sep 17, 2002, 20:30)
"As Sun Microsystems prepares to debut its next Sun ONE Desktop
on Linux later this week, the leading Linux company will show a
more aggressive desktop bid with Red Hat Linux 8.0.."
InfoWorld: Sun to Shed Light on Desktop Linux Plans (Sep 17, 2002, 19:00)
"It's still not clear, for example, if its Linux play will be
for desktop computers or more powerful workstation clients. But
what does appear certain is that its target audience, at least
initially, is in the workplace and not the home..."
CNET News: HP, Red Hat Team on Linux Workstation (Sep 17, 2002, 16:00)
"Hewlett-Packard has begun selling new workstations using
Intel's Itanium 2 processor and a new higher-end version of Red Hat
Linux, company executives said Monday.."
ZDNet: Sun Expands StarOffice Giveaway (Sep 17, 2002, 14:30)
"Sun Microsystems will give away its StarOffice software to
ministries of education in Europe and Africa, the company is
expected to announce Tuesday, in an effort to undermine rival
Kernel Traffic #184 by Zack Brown (Sep 17, 2002, 11:00)
The latest message traffic from the Linux kernel mailing
Kernel Cousin Wine #135 by Brian Vincent (Sep 17, 2002, 09:00)
The latest message traffic for Wine development.
Release Digest: GNOME, September 16, 2002 (Sep 17, 2002, 05:00)
Today's GNOME apps: gtkmm 1.3.23, gnomemm 1.3.10, Glade--
1.1.1c, and Bakery 1.3.3.
Release Digest: KDE, September 16, 2002 (Sep 17, 2002, 05:00)
Today's KDE apps: Xpertmud 3.0alpha1, KMyIRC 0.2.6,
OpenOffice.org Quickstarter 1.0RC2, xsldbg :: qxsldbg 0.7.7, xsldbg
:: XEmacs 3.1.0, xsldbg 3.1.0, Khttrack 0.8, myldapklient 0.6.1,
krename 2.3.2, EDK 0.3.0, LinKT 0.8rc2, and Kolumns 0.2.
PR: Idaho Firm Entirely Migrates to Linux Desktops with Ximian (Sep 17, 2002, 01:00)
An Idaho-based professional services company has shifted all of
its Windows desktops to Linux. Press release within.