Developer Linux News for Dec 16, 2003
Red Hat Application Server v1.0 Beta 1 Released (Dec 16, 2003, 21:00)
"Red Hat is pleased to announce the general availability of Red
Hat Application Server v1.0 Beta 1..."
Forbes: Revenge Of The Nerds (Dec 16, 2003, 19:30)
"In the real world, Brenda Banks is a 54-year-old grandmother in
Greer, S.C., a former warehouse supervisor who teaches
rubber-stamping arts and crafts classes. But online she transforms
into 'br3n...'" [Link repaired. -ed]
ITworld: New Microsoft Unit Will Focus on Core of Windows (Dec 16, 2003, 17:45)
"To a certain extent, Microsoft's decision to form a division
focused on the OS core was driven by its main rival, Linux, said
ZDNet UK: SCO Keeps Disputed Code Secret (Dec 16, 2003, 14:00)
"The code at the heart of SCO's legal action against IBM will be
revealed only in a closed court..."
developerWorks: Cultured Perl: Fun with MP3 and Perl, Part 1 (Dec 16, 2003, 05:30)
"In this article, Ted looks at ways to manage and manipulate
MP3s (searching, tagging, renaming, commenting, etc.) using the
KDE Traffic #71 By Henrique Pinto and Peter Rockai (Dec 16, 2003, 05:00)
Community Roundup: The latest traffic from the
KDE development mailing lists.
Release Digest: GNU, December 15, 2003 (Dec 16, 2003, 05:00)
Today's GNU app: GNU Libidn 0.3.5 alpha.
Release Digest: GNOME, December 15, 2003 (Dec 16, 2003, 05:00)
Today's GNOME apps: RPM Builder plugin for Anjuta 0.1.3 and
DistroWatch: Distributions, December 15, 2003 (Dec 16, 2003, 05:00)
Today's distributions: ByzantineOS 20031212 and Buffalo Linux
OSDir: Get the Scoop On.. Scoop! (Dec 16, 2003, 04:00)
"This article provides brief instructions on installing Scoop,
and an overview of its administration so you can see how things fit
together and can start customizing your Scoop install..."
KernelTrap: Running At 10,000 HZ (Dec 16, 2003, 03:00)
"Jean-Marc Valin offered a patch on the lkml against the
2.6.0-test11 kernel adding the ability to increase the HZ all the
way up to 10,000..."
Computerworld NZ: Giving Back to Open Source (Dec 16, 2003, 01:00)
"My recent column on open source citizenship, attracted more
than the usual amount of email and weblog commentary. Lots of
people are thinking about whether, and how, to coordinate inhouse
development with open source projects..."