Developer Linux News for Jan 23, 2003
eWeek: New Fonts to Improve GNOME's Looks (Jan 23, 2003, 23:30)
"The GNOME Foundation and Bitstream Inc., a developer of font
technology, on Wednesday will announce here at LinuxWorld that ten
serif, sans serif and monospaced fonts will be released under a
special open-source license, once they have been adapted to meet
the requirements for technical use..."
ZDNet: Microsoft Shows Linux Some Respect (Jan 23, 2003, 22:00)
LinuxWorld Expo: A pre-show interview with
Microsoft's Peter Houston.
PC World: Ximian Prepares Link to Sun ONE Platform (Jan 23, 2003, 20:00)
LinuxWorld Expo: "Evolution, a Ximian
open-source groupware product for PCs running the Linux and Unix
operating systems, is being more tightly integrated with Sun
Microsystems' Sun ONE messaging and collaboration servers..."
Red Hat: Think Less Linux, More Architecture (Jan 23, 2003, 19:00)
LinuxWorld Expo: "The chief technology officer
of the largest distributor of the Linux open source operating
system urged developers to curb their enthusiasm about Linux's
surge in popularity in enterprise systems..."
Linux Orbit: GNU/Linux Media Player Round-up (Jan 23, 2003, 11:30)
"I decided to write this round-up after having just finished
reading yet another Linux vs. Windows article. One of the common
themes these kind of reviews seem to discuss is the lack of decent
Windows Media Player replacements available on Linux..."
Release Digest: KDE, January 22, 2003 (Jan 23, 2003, 05:00)
Today's KDE apps: KFli4L 1.2_1.2, imgSeek 0.6, Krio500 0.1, KDE
Pocket PC Contacts Import 0.7, KGamma 1.0.0, LongPlayer 0.98.2, KDE
2D Workbench 0.1, and Ecamegapedal 0.4.0.
Release Digest: GNOME, January 22, 2003 (Jan 23, 2003, 05:00)
Today's GNOME app: DiaSCE 1.3.
Wired: Model Linux Geek an MS User Too? (Jan 23, 2003, 02:30)
LinuxWorld Expo: A tale of what happens when
ads are open-sourced.
LinuxWorld: Meet the Perens Part 2 (Jan 23, 2003, 01:00)
"Bruce Perens, former Linux/Open-Source strategist for HP,
advises Joe Barr about hot-headed journalism tactics and sounds off
on Bitkeeper, pre-loaded Linux PCs and the ever-fervent Windows vs.
Linux TCO debate..."