Developer Linux News for Oct 22, 2002
Wall Street & Technology Online: Novell Adds MySQL Open-Source Database To Netware (Oct 22, 2002, 22:00)
"Novell on Monday said it will ship a licensed version of the
open-source MySQL database with every version of Netware, giving
users of Netware access to the same development tools and apps that
run on the Linux platform..."
Alan Cox: Linux 2.5.44-ac1 (Oct 22, 2002, 21:41)
Changelog, link within.
ConsultingTimes: What Makes Xandros Tick? (Oct 22, 2002, 17:30)
Concluding a focus on Xandros Desktop with an interview with
Xandros VP and founder of Corel Linux Ming Poon that ponders the
question: "Does the world need another Linux distribution,
particularly at a time when all the forces appear to be on the side
of consolidation? "
NewsForge: Xandros Linux: "It Just Works," Even With Windows Stuff (Oct 22, 2002, 16:00)
Continuing a look at today's release of Xandros Desktop with
this review from NewsForge: "This distribution is Linux through and
through, but it could just be the Linux that will truly snag a
market that is looking to escape from the confines of
Xandros Desktop Is Launched (Oct 22, 2002, 14:30)
The decendant of Debian and heir of Corel Linux, Xandros Desktop
has been officially released today. Press release within.
Release Digest: KDE, October 21, 2002 (Oct 22, 2002, 05:00)
Today's KDE apps: Adivobuilder 0.1.1, KMuddy 0.2, Bookcase 0.3,
KSig 0.1, and KDevelop 3.0alpha1.
Release Digest: GNOME, October 21, 2002 (Oct 22, 2002, 05:00)
Today's GNOME apps: XML Security Library 0.0.10 and GTetrinet
SiliconValley.com: Software Idea May Be Just Crazy Enough to Work (Oct 22, 2002, 01:00)
"For more than a year, Kapor and his small team have been
working on what they're calling an open-source 'Interpersonal