Developer Linux News for Mar 01, 2011
Shuttleworth on the Ubuntu Banshee controversy: Mistakes were made (Mar 01, 2011, 23:02)
ZDNet: "The conflict between Banshee and
Canonical over what should be done with Banshee's Amazon Store
revenue stream, while it was finally resolved, was not Ubuntu's
most shining moment."
Fedora internationalization and localization Test Week this week (Mar 01, 2011, 22:02)
AdamW on Linux and more: "After the highly
successful Graphics Test Week last week (thanks to everyone who
came out! A full recap will be posted soon), it's another Test Week
this week: this time for internationalization and
Open source expert takes on the hardest job at Microsoft (Mar 01, 2011, 17:32)
Network World: "A few months ago, Gianugo
Rabellino traded his Linux and Mac PCs for a Windows 7 laptop, left
the open source company he founded and moved to Redmond for a new
job with Microsoft. His goal: improve Microsoft's credibility
within open source circles."
3 Fun Conditional Tricks for Your WordPress Custom Fields
(Mar 01, 2011, 17:02)
Webreference: "To quickly recap the idea of
custom fields, they are made of two parts: the key and the value.
You define a key once, which is usually universal to your WordPress
setup, and the value can be defined on a per post basis"
X.org completes X Server 1.10 (Mar 01, 2011, 15:02)
The H Open: "X development veteran Keith
Packard has released version 1.10 of X.org's X Server. A list of
all changes, mostly minor improvements and bug fixes, are included
in the release email."
Pearls before swine.. (Mar 01, 2011, 13:32)
Linus' blog: "My life isn't glamorous."
The Document Foundation Reaches Goal of �50,000 in Eight Days (Mar 01, 2011, 00:02)
OStatic: "The Document Foundation sent out an
announcement this morning of reaching its goal of €50,000 in
order to set up a legal foundation in Germany."