Developer Linux News for Mar 13, 2003
DesktopLinux.com: Linux in the Professional Recording Studio (Mar 13, 2003, 23:30)
"A DesktopLinux.com reader relates his experience setting up
Linux in the professional recording studio--including a switch to
the Ogg Vorbis audio format. Increased productivity, greater
stability, tighter security, lower costs, and a higher quality
finished product are all reasons this station switched without
missing a beat..."
OSNews: Choosing a Linux Distro, Part II (Mar 13, 2003, 14:30)
"After choosing Red Hat as my favorite OS last time, I received
many kind emails referring me to one distro or another. For the
most part, I tried (or tried to try) all of them. Here are the
Perl.com: Apocalypse 6 (Mar 13, 2003, 13:00)
"This is the Apocalypse on Subroutines. In Perl culture the term
'subroutine"' conveys the general notion of calling something that
returns control automatically when it's done..."
Release Digest: KDE, March 12, 2003 (Mar 13, 2003, 05:00)
Today's KDE apps: Kickarts 0.4, Prokyon3 0.9.1r1, mplayerplug-in
0.60, QLiss3D 1.1, ShowImg 0.8beta2, kio_z3950r 0.1, Space Hulk
1.3, imgSeek 0.6.6, KTagebuch 0.71, KMLDonkey 0.7, WAP11 Unix
Configuration Utility 0.9, and KGoodStuff 3.0.1.
Release Digest: GNOME, March 12, 2003 (Mar 13, 2003, 05:00)
Today's GNOME apps: GNOME System Tools 0.24.0, Themus 0.1.2,
libgnomeprint 18.104.22.168, libgnomeprintui 22.214.171.124, gedit 2.2.1, and
atNewYork.com: O-STEP Seeks to Step Up Open Source Transition (Mar 13, 2003, 01:00)
"The essential idea is that traditional proprietary software
companies will escrow their source code with the Center until a
sales threshold--set by the company--is reached. Once the sales
threshold is hit, the code escrow breaks and the code is released
to the open source community..."