Linux News for Dec 20, 2003
ConsultingTimes: How to Misunderstand Sun's Linux Desktop Strategy (Dec 20, 2003, 11:30)
"Other consultants, hardware manufacturers and customers have
expressed frustration to me regarding how to interface with Open
Source Software projects..."
OSDir: 2003 OSDir.com Editor's Choice Awards in Open Source (Dec 20, 2003, 10:00)
"I'm very pleased to present the first annual OSDir.com Editor's
Choice Awards in Open Source..."
SearchEnterpriseLinux: Linux in 2003: SCO's Smoke Screen Doesn't Hide a Fired-Up Linux (Dec 20, 2003, 08:30)
"It would be a travesty if 2003 goes down in IT history as the
year SCO cried foul..."
LinuxDevices: The Perfect Linux PDA? (Dec 20, 2003, 07:00)
"Here is a list of things to do to make a truly successful Linux
OSNews: Red Hat's Owen Taylor on GTK+ (Dec 20, 2003, 05:30)
"Today we are very happy to feature an interview with Red Hat
engineer Owen Taylor. Owen is the project leader of the GTK+
multi-platform toolkit, also known for his contributions on
dot KDE: Interview with Sodipodi Developer Lauris Kaplinski (Dec 20, 2003, 04:00)
"Wondering why a once Gnome Office application would now seek
integration into KDE, I went for a little interview with Lauris
BBC: Free Software to Aid Poor Doctors (Dec 20, 2003, 02:30)
"Free software developed to care for US Vietnam War vets could
help provide better healthcare in poor countries..."
Python Community Server: A Quick Look at KDE 3.2 Beta 2 (Dec 20, 2003, 01:00)
"I am a bit reluctant to write about a new KDE version, because
I am very attached to the project, and really can't be impartial,
but I have now updated to KDE 3.1.94 (AKA 3.2 beta 2), and I say,
what the heck, I like it...!"
ZDNet Australia: Hope Fades for Federal Open Source Laws (Dec 20, 2003, 00:00)
"Federal parliament is unlikely to debate the Democrats'
proposed open source software bill, according to the Senator
shepherding the legislation, Brian Greig..."