Developer Linux News for Mar 24, 2005
Enterprise Linux IT: Novell To Support Open Source Newbies (Mar 24, 2005, 22:00)
"Novell Inc on Tuesday said it will set aside space at its Provo
facilities and provide other help for startup and early stage
companies that are involved in designing and developing 'open
source' computer applications..."
ZDNet UK: Free Software Foundation Denies GPLv3 Forking Risk (Mar 24, 2005, 20:30)
Some developers are concerned that the introduction of the third
version of the GNU General Public License could split the free
software world--but the FSF is confident these fears are
NewsForge: Open Source Translation Tools (Mar 24, 2005, 11:30)
"Do you speak open source, but English is not your native
language? You can turn to a growing list of user-friendly tools for
translators, including specialized graphical tools like poEdit,
KBabel, and Gtranslator..."
SearchEnterpriseLinux: PostgreSQL's Berkus: Open Source will Rule the Database (Mar 24, 2005, 10:00)
"PostgreSQL core developer Josh Berkus sat down... to talk about
the state of the open source database, the upcoming PostgreSQL
version 8.1, and why he believes it's only a matter of time before
every database is open source..."
Computer Business Review: Linux Standards Group appoints CTO (Mar 24, 2005, 09:15)
"The Free Standards Group, set up to promote standards across
Linux distributions, has appointed a new chief technology
NewsForge: Getting started with BitTorrent and Azureus (Mar 24, 2005, 07:00)
"Most of us have heard of BitTorrent, the highly scalable
peer-to-peer file sharing technology designed to reduce the
bandwidth strain on content distributors..."
IndicThreads: Open-Source Keeps Me 'Coding Fit' (Mar 24, 2005, 02:30)
"In this interview, we speak to Henri Yandell, the current chair
of the Jakarta project..."