Developer Linux News for May 28, 2004
internetnews.com: A New Cocoon from Apache (May 28, 2004, 20:30)
"The Apache Foundation released the latest version of its
largest Java based project this week, an XML publishing framework
known as Cocoon..."
Vrije Universiteit: Comparison of Linux Code with MINIX Code (May 28, 2004, 15:15)
From Andy Tanenbaum's site: "Around the middle of April, I was
contacted by a friend of mine who asked me if I wanted to do some
code analysis on a consultancy basis for his boss, Ken
SearchEnterpriseLinux: Author Dissects Inclusion of IPsec in Linux 2.6 Kernel (May 28, 2004, 13:00)
"The IPsec (Internet Protocol security) improvements in the
Linux 2.6 kernel will take networking to a new level, said author
and IT instructor Richard Petersen..."
WineHQ: Interview with Steven Edwards (May 28, 2004, 11:30)
"This week we sat down with Steven Edwards to discuss Wine,
ReactOS, and how the two projects are working together..."
NewsForge: Interview: Nirav Mehta of Newly Launched Utkarsh.org (May 28, 2004, 10:00)
"Today marks the official launch of a new open source project.
Utkarsh is an operating system based on Linux and localized in the
Gujarati language, spoken by more than 5.5 million in India's
Gujarat state and worldwide..."
Linux Journal: Scripting GNU in the 21st Century (May 28, 2004, 08:30)
"Most people tend to encounter shell scripts as attempts to
write portable utilities that run properly on most, if not all,
CrossNodes: Scripting Clinic: Dissecting a Live Python... Script (May 28, 2004, 05:30)
This month we're going to dissect a nice Python script
line-by-line, that you may learn something useful thereby, then go
forth and script some more..."
Release Digest: KDE, May 27, 2004 (May 28, 2004, 05:00)
Today's KDE apps: Emerge Tool 0.5, Kommander 1.0alpha1,
KLinkStatus 0.1.2, Media-Detect 0.52a, quickSearch 0.1, GwenRename
0.9.7, and ksociograma 2.0.0_RC2.
Release Digest: GNOME, May 27, 2004 (May 28, 2004, 05:00)
Today's GNOME apps: Gaphor 0.4.0, GHex 2.6.1, Fourteenth release
of PythonCAD, DiaCanvas 0.13.0, and gnopernicus 0.9.3, 0.9.4.
DistroWatch: Distributions, May 27, 2004 (May 28, 2004, 05:00)
Today's distributions: SLAX 4.1.2, ROCK Linux 2.0.1, FAMELIX
1.0, Knoppel 0.4, and LormaLinux 5.0 Beta.
SitePoint: Cross Platform Open Source More Successful? (May 28, 2004, 04:00)
"More precisely, they both run well under Windows. It may be an
obvious point but getting started with 'dynamic duo' is almost
easier on Windows than it is on *Nix, at least for a standard