Developer Linux News for Sep 25, 2008
Ogg on the Rise (Sep 25, 2008, 20:02)
FSF Blogs: "With Mozilla's recent announcement
of adding native Ogg Theora and Ogg Vorbis support to their
browsers, we expect many more sites will begin streaming Ogg."
Running VirtualBox 2.0 on a Headless Ubuntu 8.04 Server (Sep 25, 2008, 16:02)
HowtoForge: "This guide explains how you can
run virtual machines with Sun xVM VirtualBox 2.0 on a headless
Ubuntu 8.04 server."
A Guide Through the Linux Sound API Jungle
(Sep 25, 2008, 12:18)
Lennart Poettering: "At the Audio MC at the
Linux Plumbers Conference one thing became very clear: it is very
difficult for programmers to figure out which audio API to use for
which purpose and which API not to use when doing audio programming
on Linux. So here's my try to guide you through this jungle
Technical Overview: Maemo 5, the Next-Gen Nokia Tablet OS
(Sep 25, 2008, 11:02)
Ars Technica: "Nokia is pushing significant
architectural changes at many different levels in the Maemo
platform stack. The new components will simplify application
development and bring new capabilities to future Internet Tablet
Desktop Linux Suckage: Where's Our Steve Jobs?
(Sep 25, 2008, 04:51)
Elliotth's Blog: "The Linux kernel has its
Steve Jobs ... What does the Linux desktop have? The Linux desktop
has nothing. No person, not even a committee. Just the GNOME
gOS 3.0 Goes Gold
(Sep 25, 2008, 01:47)
Desktop Linux: "The last time we looked at gOS
on a netbook, we were pretty horrified, to be honest."
Many Happy Returns of the Day (Fedora Turns Five) (Sep 25, 2008, 00:15)
Paul Frields: "If you haven't seen the lovely
and festive new banner on the Fedora home page today, check it out!
Today is a celebration -- FIVE GREAT YEARS of Fedora so far."