Developer Linux News for Jan 31, 2011
Android Development 101: 'Hello World' in Four Minutes Flat (Jan 31, 2011, 23:35)
Developer.com: "Start learning how to develop
for the Android platform with the Android Development 101 video
series. In this first episode, Chris L. Bennett demonstrates how to
create a traditional Hello World application."
An Update On Reiser4 For The Mainline Linux Kernel (Jan 31, 2011, 21:35)
Phoronix: "We're now into 2011 with the merge
window having closed earlier this month for the Linux 2.6.38 kernel
and there's no sign of this open-source file-system designed to
succeed the popular ReiserFS. So what gives? Well, we have another
update from its lead developer."
Positional Parameters in the Bash Shell (Jan 31, 2011, 21:05)
Bashshell.net: "Special built-in environmental
variables are positional parameters which hold command-line
arguments to positions with the names 1,2,3,4, etc. which are
indicated by $1,$2,$3,$4, etc. Argument $0 is the name of the
Debian 6.0: Stability and Power to the People (Jan 31, 2011, 16:05)
Datamation: "Debian official releases are more
rare than releases of other distributions, but tend to matter less
to users. Judging by the second release candidate, Debian 6.0 will
be no exception"
interview with Linus Torvalds (Jan 31, 2011, 13:35)
OMG Ubuntu: "Linus Torvalds has probably done
more for the world than many know, and his influence stretches far
and wide throughout all corners of the globe with a variety of
amazing implementations of his original vision that started almost
two decades ago."
The hidden places where Linux dominates (Jan 31, 2011, 13:05)
TechRadar: "While the fight for desktop
dominance is still raging somewhere in the distance, Linux has
quietly succeeded in the places no one thinks to look."