Linux Today: Linux News On Internet Time.
Search Linux Today
Linux News Sections:  Developer -  High Performance -  Infrastructure -  IT Management -  Security -  Storage -
Linux Today Navigation
LT Home
Contribute
Contribute
Link to Us
Linux Jobs


Top White Papers

More on LinuxToday


Linux Weekly News for June 21, 2001

Jun 21, 2001, 15:20 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Jonathan Corbet, Elizabeth O. Coolbaugh, Michael J. Hammel)

The LWN.net Weekly Edition for June 21, 2001 has been published.

Inside this week's Linux Weekly News:

  • Front Page: Red Hat makes a profit - sort of; GnuCash and library dependencies, again. Security: The Danger of Posting Images, a look into the world of 13 year old hackers, new vulnerabilities in fetchmail, rxvt and more.
  • Kernel: Linux Device Drivers 2nd Edition; API changes in stable kernels; FOLK.
  • Distributions: Agenda-VR, Sentry Firewall CD, the Mandrake Cooker Weekly News.
  • On the Desktop: Netscape 6.1, XFree86 reviewed, Ogg Vorbis and yet more on pilot-link.
  • Development: GCC 3.0 announced, Ogg Vorbis decode RC1, Stallman on scientific publishing, mod_lisp 2.0, GHC 5.00.2.
  • Commerce: Compaq initiatives, Goldbox.
  • History: Software patents, Handhelds.org and "open sores".
  • ...plus the usual array of reports, updates, and announcements.

Complete Story

Related Stories: