Developer Linux News for Aug 24, 2010
Introduction to Java programming (Aug 24, 2010, 22:05)
IBM Developerworks: "This two-part tutorial
introduces the structure, syntax, and programming paradigm of the
Java™ language and platform. You'll learn the Java syntax you
are most likely to encounter professionally and Java programming
idioms you can use to build robust, maintainable Java
Illuminating the Illumos Project (Aug 24, 2010, 21:35)
Acrossad: "The Illumos Project is an ambitious
one; its goal is to release a completely open source operating
system based on Oracle's Solaris OS."
Fedora 14 alpha gets ROOT (Aug 24, 2010, 19:05)
Netstat -vat: "The first alpha of Red Hat's
Fedora 14 Linux is now avail, and it sure has a very long list of
new features. There are improvements to security, performance and
virtualization as well as some interesting new analysis
CodePlex Foundation Aims to Evolve Commercial Open Source (Aug 24, 2010, 13:35)
Developer.com: "Almost a year after launching,
the Microsoft-sponsored open source CodePlex Foundation is looking
ahead to an ambitious agenda in its second year of life."
The 2010 Linux Storage and Filesystem Summit, day 2 (Aug 24, 2010, 12:05)
LWN.net: "The first session of the day was
dedicated to the writeback issue. Writeback, of course, is the
process of writing modified pages of files back to persistent
store. There have been numerous complaints over recent years that
writeback performance in Linux has regressed;"
Talking KDE and openSUSE with Jos Poortvliet (Aug 24, 2010, 09:05)
Linux.com: "Recently I had the pleasure of
chatting with newly minted openSUSE community manager, and former
KDE marketing lead, Jos Poortvliet about user-visible changes
brought in the KDE 4.5 release."
Matterhorn: Open source lecture recording tool (Aug 24, 2010, 06:05)
The H Open: "After more than a year of research
and development, the Opencast project under the patronage of the
University of California Berkeley has presented the Matterhorn 1.0
lecture recording system."