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Linux Weekly News for December 6, 2001

Dec 06, 2001, 14:09 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Jonathan Corbet)

The LWN.net Weekly Edition for December 6, 2001 has been published.

Inside this LWN.net Weekly Edition:

  • Front: Linux Kongress; Evolution and proprietary software; Bad news in DMCA cases.
  • Security: Fun with wu-ftpd; OpenSSH updates.
  • Kernel: Thrashing the block I/O layer; integrating kbuild and ALSA.
  • Distributions: A mini review of KRUD 7.2; SnapGear offers uClinux distribution.
  • Development: The Python IAQ, Pear::DB, Snort 1.8.3, WaveSurfer 1.2, Mpg321 0.2.3, 4st Attack 1.0, Python Checkbook Manager 0.5, Pan 0.11.1 Newsreader, TinyCOBOL 0.55, Jython 2.1b1, GDB 5.1.
  • Commerce: Richard Stallman wins Takeda Award; LinuxWorld NY conference program; HP's blade server announcement.
  • History: "Jikes"; Linus Torvalds guest of honor in Finnish Presidential Palace; Andover.Net went public.
  • Letters: Evolution; SourceForge.

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