Developer Linux News for Oct 22, 2010
Building a Test Platform in the Cloud with Open Source Technologies (Oct 22, 2010, 21:04)
Developer.com: "Cloud computing, which aims to
provide easy, scalable access to computing resources and IT
services on demand, offers new possibilities for testing. A
cloud-based test platform delivers automated scaling -- up or down
-- of testing infrastructure, which overcomes many challenges of
traditional test environments."
Linux Foundation Announces MeeGo Developer Conference (Oct 22, 2010, 19:17)
Linux Foundation: The program and keynote
speakers are now confirmed for the first ever MeeGo Conference
Tech Comics: "The Software Project" (Oct 22, 2010, 19:04)
Tech Comics: "You know you're working on a
software project when you hear one of these common complaints."
The Joy and Pains of Releasing Open Source Software (Oct 22, 2010, 17:34)
Network World: "For those of you who have never
had the pleasure of releasing an open source software product I
thought I would let you in on a secret - IT IS VERY PAINFUL."
Create a Localized Web Page with PHP (Oct 22, 2010, 14:04)
Webreference: "For example, you can make a
website more local to a particular place by converting its text to
the predominate language of that location and by displaying the
local time (e.g. German for people living in Germany or French for
people living in France)."
What's new in Linux 2.6.36 (Oct 22, 2010, 11:04)
The H Open: "The new kernel version is notable
because it hasn't grown in size – yet it contains hundreds of
advancements which will be obvious to end users, who don't often
notice changes in their Linux distribution's kernel."
Intel broaches fresh barrel-o-Linux (Oct 22, 2010, 00:04)
The Register: "Intel is not just a chip maker,
but also a peddler of Linux and VxWorks operating systems for
embedded devices thanks to its $884m acquisition last year of Wind