Developer Linux News for Jun 23, 2004
eWeek: Apache Leader: Berkeley DB Java Edition Eases Hand-Rolling (Jun 23, 2004, 18:00)
"Thanks to the marriage of open source and Java in Sleepycat's
new pure-Java version of Berkeley DB, many may reconsider whether
they need to use a relational database where simple data structures
Builder AU: Thousands of AU Developers Protest US Trade Pact (Jun 23, 2004, 16:00)
"Almost 3,000 developers from Australia and abroad have voiced
their opposition to the proposed intellectual property clauses in
the United States-Australia Free Trade agreement..."
VNUnet: Novell Sets July date for Mono Roll Out (Jun 23, 2004, 14:30)
"Novell will start shipping its Mono software next month, which
provides a Microsoft .Net application development environment for
allAfrica: Software Experts Establish Regional Centre (Jun 23, 2004, 11:30)
"The East African Centre for Open Source software is to be
opened later this month at Bukoto, a suburb of Kampala
LCD Studio: Taking Our New Environment for a Spin (Jun 23, 2004, 07:00)
"MonoDevelop has created a Main.cs which serves as the
application entry point and a gui.glade which contains our gui
Release Digest: KDE, June 22, 2004 (Jun 23, 2004, 04:45)
Today's KDE apps: kdecvs-build 0.74, TeXwiz 1.0rc6, potracegui
1.0 (Marianna), OpenC6 0.9.6-beta, Perico 0/37, and gambas
Release Digest: Distributions, June 22, 2004 (Jun 23, 2004, 04:45)
Today's distributions: Arabbix 0.9 Alpha1, LormaLinux 5.0 RC1,
and Linux LiveCD Router 1.9.5.
LinuxInsider: FAT Patent: Threat to the Free and Developing Worlds? (Jun 23, 2004, 01:45)
"Microsoft has been granted several file-related patents
recently, and PubPat believes that all will fall if the USPTO
invalidates or limits the FAT patent..."
InfoWorld: Sparks May Fly at Open Source Debate at JavaOne (Jun 23, 2004, 01:00)
"The stage is set for some fireworks on the last day of the
JavaOne show next week, where Sun... has assembled a panel to
debate the thorny issue of whether it should release its Java
technology under an open source license..."