Linux Foundation Launches Killer Development Tool
Aug 08, 2008, 03:00 (6 Talkback[s])
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"In the Web-based report, you're shown the
compatibility status of your application with the various
distributions, and which external libraries and interfaces your
program uses. If all goes well, it gives you the option of putting
your program in for LSB certification straight from the test
program. It doesn't just give you a thumbs-up or thumbs-down for
your application on any particular distribution, according to
Amanda McPherson, Linux Foundation vice president of marketing and
developer programs -- it "gives you the details you need to get
your program running on a particular distribution.""