Developer Linux News for Jun 13, 2011
Why Does the Linux Desktop So Lack Proprietary Apps? (Jun 13, 2011, 23:04)
Datamation: "What's interesting about this
situation is that Linux on the desktop is ripe with opportunity for
proprietary vendors looking to sell their wares. So what exactly is
the problem then? What's the hold up?"
Video: Linus Torvalds and Greg Kroah-Hartman on 20 years of Linux @ LinuxCon Japan 2011 (Jun 13, 2011, 19:03)
Editors' Note: This is a really insightful
conversation between Greg Kroah-Hartman and Linus Torvalds on the
first 20 years of Linux and what the future holds
Eclipse Foundation Survey: Android, the Cloud and Mobile Rule the Roost (Jun 13, 2011, 18:03)
OStatic: "In this year's survey, as has been
seen in similar surveys recently, mobile applications and cloud
computing are clearly on users' and developers' minds. "
Canonical builds a 42-core ARM cluster server box for Ubuntu (Jun 13, 2011, 17:02)
Geek.com: "Just like Microsoft with Windows 8,
Canonical is pushing forward with ensuring ARM-compatibility for
future versions of Ubuntu."
Linux: Not for (Married) Lovers? (Jun 13, 2011, 15:01)
LinuxInsider: "You just never know on any given
day what's waiting for you in the Linux blogosphere."
The politics of Java (Jun 13, 2011, 11:01)
IT World: "If Executive Committee members of
the Java Community Process don't like how Oracle is handling Java
and the JCP, then why don't they just vote no when big Java issues
Jenkins Continuous Integration Server: An Essential Software Development Tool (Jun 13, 2011, 06:01)
Wazi: "Continuous integration helps development
teams face these challenges. The name of the method describes the
process it facilitates: code, integrate, compile, and run all
possible tests in small steps, but from day one and as frequently
as possible, in order to detect and eliminate all bugs as soon as