Developer Linux News for Jul 20, 2004
Linux Business Week: SCO Claims Linux Lifted ELF (Jul 20, 2004, 23:30)
"SCO's two latest filings with the Utah district court hearing
its $5 billion suit against IBM claim that SCO's Unix Executable
and Linking Format (ELF) codes are in Linux illegally..."
Tonight Live: Damn Small Linux on The Linux Show! (Jul 20, 2004, 22:45)
"In segment two we will be joined by John Andrews, creator of
Damn Small Linux..."
internetnews.com: IBM Eclipses Desktop (Jul 20, 2004, 13:45)
"The company unleashed a pile of code to enhance several of its
key software initiatives, which it will dole out throughout the
NewsForge: HP Memo Forecasts MS Patent Attacks on Free Software (Jul 20, 2004, 12:15)
"A two-year old memo from HP executive Gary Campbell to other HP
execs has been wending its way around the backrooms of the Internet
this past weekend..."
ONLamp: How Do You Bridge the CLI vs. GUI Gap in App. Design? (Jul 20, 2004, 08:30)
"Many great open source GIS tools are available for data
manipulation and mapping projects. Many of these, however, only
have command line interfaces (CLI) available..."
Dr. Dobb's Python-URL!--Weekly Python News and Links (Jul 19) (Jul 20, 2004, 07:45)
This week's news from the Python-URL! Project.
KernelTrap: Merging pmdisk With swsusp, Software Suspend Cleanup (Jul 20, 2004, 07:00)
"Patrick Mochel offered a series of twenty-five patches to the
lkml, aiming to merge his pmdisk power managment work back into the
swsusp software suspend code base from where it originally
Release Digest: KDE, July 19, 2004 (Jul 20, 2004, 04:45)
Today's KDE apps: SVG Icon Color Changer 0.1.0, eqchem 0.1,
EAGLE Layout Editor 4.11r2, Kbitdefender 19.07.2004 (alfa),
KMyMoney 0.6.1, Umbrello UML Modeller 1.3 beta, komposé
0.2.1, and KWlanInfo 0.8.3.
Release Digest: GNOME, July 19, 2004 (Jul 20, 2004, 04:45)
Today's GNOME apps: Gtk2-Perl 2.7.4, GGV 2.7.0, PyGTK 2.3.93,
and gob2 2.0.9.
DistroWatch: Distributions, July 19, 2004 (Jul 20, 2004, 04:45)
Today's distribution: AGNULA/DeMuDi 1.2.0-beta2.
NewsForge: Why Mono is Significant (Jul 20, 2004, 01:45)
"...[Mono] builds upon existing open source technologies such as
Mozilla and Apache; and--most importantly--it illustrates the
resolve of the open source community to rise to Microsoft's
osViews: Of Free Software and Zealots (Jul 20, 2004, 01:00)
"From the title of this, you are undoubtedly expecting a
wonderfully inflammatory troll in which I either a) complain about
Free Software and the zealotry it creates, or b) say that they
aren't really zealots, they have a good point, and you should all
listen to them..."