Developer Linux News for Aug 18, 2003
CNET News: Project Searches for Open-Source Niche (Aug 18, 2003, 22:00)
"An emerging Web search project is out to keep Google, Yahoo and
MSN honest--and improve the process of finding useful,
noncommercial information on the Net...
SD Times: SCO Suit: No Big Deal for Linux Adoption (Aug 18, 2003, 21:00)
"[Torvalds] addressed the current lawsuit brought by The SCO
Group against IBM Corp., its effect on Linux adoption and copyright
laws, and how open-source development protects against propagation
of proprietary intellectual property..."
FSF.org: SCO Scuttles Sense, Claiming GPL Invalidity (Aug 18, 2003, 19:00)
"[Heise's] argument is frivolous, by which I mean that it would
be a violation of professional obligation for Mr Heise or any other
lawyer to submit it to a court. If it were true, no copyright
license could permit the licensee to make multiple copies of the
VNUnet: Linux 'Easily' Recompiled to Dump SCO (Aug 18, 2003, 18:00)
"Provided that support contracts allow it, modules could be
replaced by alternatives that do not infringe SCO's copyrights,
ensuring that levels of functionality are maintained..."
Community: Open Source in Oregon Fight Reaches Critical Juncture (Aug 18, 2003, 12:00)
"MWVLUG's coordinator, Cooper Stevenson, has asked Linux Today
to post this detailed history of events surrounding the battle to
get open source software legislation enacted in the Beaver State in
an effort to raise public awareness for the campaign..."
developerWorks: Network Programming with the Twisted Framework, Part 3 (Aug 18, 2003, 07:00)
"In the previous installment of this series, David [Mertz]
looked at some higher-level techniques for writing Web services,
including serving dynamic pages using the .rpy extension. In this
article, he moves on to look at dynamic Web serving, and how to
generate dynamic Web pages using the Woven application for
Kernel Traffic #228 by Zack Brown (Aug 18, 2003, 05:00)
Community Roundup: The latest message traffic
from the Linux kernel mailing list.
GNUe Traffic #93 by Peter Sullivan (Aug 18, 2003, 05:00)
Community Roundup: The latest news from the
Release Digest: KDE, August 17, 2003 (Aug 18, 2003, 05:00)
This weekend's KDE apps: Klipart Stencil Collections 20030815,
KOffice 1.3beta3, KSlide 1.0, and kArchiveur 3.0.5.
Release Digest: GNOME, August 17, 2003 (Aug 18, 2003, 05:00)
This weekend's GNOME apps: Straw 0.19, Rhythmbox 0.5.0, General
Applet Interface Library 0.5.0pre1, sussen 0.5.3, CVSGnome Build
Script 0.4.4, GHome Mover 0.12, and The GNOME XML toolkit