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CNET News: UnitedLinux Builds Developers' Toolkit

Jan 27, 2003, 08:30 (2 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Stephen Shankland)

[ Thanks to John Stracke for this link. ]

"UnitedLinux has launched programs to spur developer support amid signs that the open-source operating system is gaining backing from computing industry partners.

"The consortium of four Linux sellers--SuSE, SCO Group, Turbolinux and Conectiva--introduced a developer site Wednesday, where programmers can find tools to create and test software for UnitedLinux's version of the open-source operating system. The site, called the Developer's Zone, was announced at the LinuxWorld Conference and Expo here.

"UnitedLinux, formed in 2002 to counter the dominance of top Linux seller Red Hat, pools much of the four partners' developer resources around SuSE's version of Linux. The joint effort makes it less complicated for software and hardware makers to certify that their products work with the UnitedLinux version..."

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