Developer Linux News for Jun 02, 2005
ZDNet Australia: Thunderbird Gets Podcasting Support (Jun 02, 2005, 23:30)
"Developers of the Mozilla open source e-mail client have added
a podcasting feature to its arsenal and improved its defence
against phishing attacks..."
internetnews.com: Google's Summer of Code (Jun 02, 2005, 19:00)
"If you're a student with time on your hands and want to
contribute to an open source project, Google wants to hear from
Mozilla.org: Firefox 2.0 Roadmap (Jun 02, 2005, 18:15)
"Firefox will be one of the most critical delivery vehicles for
Gecko and XULRunner technology in 2005..."
Channel Register: Free Software Fans Take a Stand Against Software Patents (Jun 02, 2005, 17:30)
"Free software advocates are holding a last conference on the
software patents directive today, ahead of a parliamentary vote on
the directive on June 21..."
ZDNet UK: Missing GPL Detail May Make It Harder to Enforce (Jun 02, 2005, 15:15)
"GPL violators may have a new straw to clutch at in
Debian GNU/Linux 3.0 Updated (r6) (Jun 02, 2005, 14:00)
"This is the sixth and final update of Debian GNU/Linux 3.0
(codename 'woody') which mainly adds security updates to the stable
release, along with a few corrections to serious problems..."
Phoronix: XGI Tech Volari 8300/8600/8600XT (XG45) Preview (Jun 02, 2005, 10:00)
"XGI Technology has also confirmed to us that their new cards
will eventually support Linux (hopefully with some reliable
Linux Journal: Programming Tools: UML Tools (Jun 02, 2005, 08:30)
"The results of a simple standards-based test of some popular
developerWorks: An Embedded View of the Mac Mini, Part 4 (Jun 02, 2005, 05:30)
"In this installment of An embedded view of the Mac mini, Peter
Seebach builds upon the original prototype 'photo booth'
application using Fink to get third-party software help in photo
setup and layout..."