Developer Linux News for Nov 26, 2002
Alan Cox: Linux 2.4.20-rc4-ac1 (Nov 26, 2002, 21:47)
Changelog, link within.
Express Computer India: Can LG India Extend Linux to the Desktop? (Nov 26, 2002, 20:30)
"LG Electronics India recently announced its decision to launch
branded Linux-based PCs in India. In a stagnant market, will LG's
attempt to break into the branded PC market succeed?"
Marcelo Tosatti: Linux 2.4.20-rc4 (Nov 26, 2002, 17:27)
Incremental changelog, links within.
InfoWorld: Green Party to Hear Open Source Line on Patents (Nov 26, 2002, 16:00)
"As European Union (E.U.) lawmakers begin debating a proposal
for rules on patenting of software, open source and free software
supporters have found a sympathetic ear in the form of the Green
party in the European Parliament..."
ExtremeTech: Review Results: A Summary of Our Desktop Linux Reviews (Nov 26, 2002, 11:30)
ExtremeTech has published a digest of all of its recent Linux
reviews, and has ranked its favorite distros.
Network Computing: Xandros--Mom's New Linux Desktop (Nov 26, 2002, 10:00)
"Xandros seems to have overcome both trouble spots. This
distribution appears to be intended as a Windows replacement,
without the Microsoft 'you can't do this, you can't do that, we can
do anything we want' licensing plan. I'm confident my mother could
Kernel Traffic #193 by Zack Brown (Nov 26, 2002, 05:00)
Community Roundup: The latest message traffic
from the Linux kernel mailing list. [Editor's Note
Release Digest: KDE, November 25, 2002 (Nov 26, 2002, 05:00)
Today's KDE apps: KVocabulary 0.2.5, Kaptain 0.7, KSplashManager
0.9, KitClasses 1.1.0, Bookcase 0.4, KGameOfLife 0.1, KSms2 0.1.2,
Skylendar 1.0, and Kmap2 0.1.
Release Digest: GNOME, November 25, 2002 (Nov 26, 2002, 05:00)
Today's GNOME apps: Glade-- 1.1.3, Sodipodi 0.28, Gamazons 0.83,
and totem 0.12.0.