Developer Linux News for Nov 20, 2002
Update: Alan Cox: Linux 2.2.23-rc2 (Nov 20, 2002, 17:06)
Changelog, link within. [-rc2 released soon after -rc1
today. Original announcement has been updated -ed.]
Samba.org: Samba Team Releases Samba 2.2.7 (Nov 20, 2002, 16:00)
Announcement, release notes within.
The Economic Times: MP Opens Windows to Linux (Nov 20, 2002, 14:30)
"Madhya Pradesh has shut the door on Bill Gates. The state
government schemes will use Linux software. Chief minister Digvijay
Singh personally conveyed this to Microsoft boss Bill Gates during
an interaction last week in New Delhi..."
LinuxWorld: Xandros 1.0: Easy on the Eyes, Easy to Install (Nov 20, 2002, 13:00)
"According to DistroWatch.com, 12 of the 105 distributions they
are currently tracking are Debian-based. That dozen includes
Knoppix, Lindows, Libranet and Xandros. This week we're going to
look at Xandros, the successor to Corel Linux, which has recently
released its 1.0 version..."
Help Net Security: Interview with Lance Spitzner (Nov 20, 2002, 05:30)
"He is the founder of the Honeynet Project, moderator of the
honeypot mailing list, co-author of 'Know Your Enemy', author of
'Honeypots: Tracking Hackers' and also author of several
whitepapers. He works as a senior security architect for Sun
Release Digest: GNOME, November 19, 2002 (Nov 20, 2002, 05:00)
Today's GNOME apps: Yelp 1.0.7, GObject Factory 0.1,
gnome-applets 2.0.4, gedit 2.0.6, and Visage 0.1beta1.
Release Digest: KDE, November 19, 2002 (Nov 20, 2002, 05:00)
Today's KDE apps: kmuser 1.2, KAvi2svcd 0.5.1, Kahuna :: Zaurus 0.95, Freddy 0.70, K Time Tracker 0.1, Direct Connect 4 Linux 0.2beta2, LibChipCard 0.6.1, KBarcode 1.0, and Kalbum 0.7.4. Links repaired. -ed.]
AllLinuxDevices: MontaVista Linux Professional Edition 3.0 Launches
(Nov 20, 2002, 02:30)
"MontaVista Software Inc. has announced MontaVista Linux
Professional Edition 3.0, the latest edition of company's embedded
operating system and development platform..."