Developer Linux News for May 28, 2008
Managing Firm-Sponsored Open Source Communities (May 28, 2008, 21:00)
Jan Fredrik's Weblog: "I have studied the
American software company Novell and the openSUSE project, largely
guided by an inductive, qualitative approach supplemented by some
Linux Gains "Embedded" Maintainers (May 28, 2008, 18:00)
LinuxDevices: "Andrew Morton finally has his
wish--times two--as there are now two official 'Embedded Linux'
maintainers listed in the Linux kernel 'Maintainers' file..."
GNOME File Manager Gets Tabbed File Browsing (May 28, 2008, 16:30)
#open.ended: "The Nautilus developers are about
to deliver a big improvement, however, with the addition of full
support for tabbed browsing..."
Google Now Hosts Open Source Libraries (May 28, 2008, 15:45)
OStatic: "Ajax works quite well, and has been
increasingly popular among many new Web sites. The only problem is
slightly different on various browsers..."
Ruby on Rails Upgrade Eyed (May 28, 2008, 15:00)
Australian PC World: "Ruby on Rails 2.1, a
planned upgrade to the popular open-source Web framework, could be
released as soon as this weekend, the creator of the framework,
David Heinemeier Hansson, said on Tuesday..."
Firefox 3 RC2 on Tap, Final Ship in Mid June (May 28, 2008, 13:30)
ZDNet: "The Mozilla Firefox 3 team decided
Tuesday to make available a Release Candidate 2 that resolves some
of the remaining showstopper bugs but they say it won't impact the
ship date by much..."
Interview with Jeff Moe: BLAG, linux-libre and More (May 28, 2008, 12:00)
Blue-GNU: "Jeff Moe is a 37 year old
self-employed father. Better known as jebba, he is the main
developer behind the 100% Free distribution BLAG..."
Using Perl On Linux To Do Mass Synchronization Of File Time Stamps (May 28, 2008, 07:30)
The Linux and Unix Menagerie: "Today we're
going to take a look at another quick and simple Perl command line
execution statement that you can use to save yourself lots of
Manage Widget Geometry in PyGTK (May 28, 2008, 04:30)
developerWorks: "The GTK+ toolkit and its PyGTK
binding package have several convenient containers..."
A Day in the Life (May 28, 2008, 00:00)
The Beez' Speaks: "You know what the difference
is between a professional blogger and amateurs like us? They write
about the community and we are the community..."