Developer Linux News for May 29, 2002
Linux Journal: Obsolete Microkernel Dooms Mac OS X to Lag Linux in Performance (2002-05-29 23:30:15)
"Disagreements exist about whether or not microkernels are good.
It's easy to get the impression they're good because they were
proposed as a refinement after monolithic kernels. Microkernels are
mostly discredited now, however, because they have performance
problems, and the benefits originally promised are a
PR: Lycoris Desktop/LX Hits Retail Shelves (2002-05-29 22:00:45)
"In response to the needs of its customers, Lycoris has begun
distribution in the retail space..."
searchWindowsManageability.com: Licenses? We Don't Need No Stinking Licenses (2002-05-29 20:30:05)
A short, two-part interview with Evan Leibovitch, Chairman of
the Board of the Linux Professional Institute about LPI's "Stay
legal - Use Free Software" campaign. And yes, you read that
headline citation correctly...
Linus Torvalds: Linux 2.5.19 (2002-05-29 19:48:36)
Changelog summary, links within.
The Register: Red Card for Mac and Linux Users on World Cup Clips Site (2002-05-29 19:00:30)
"The decision to omit live feeds of matches (a service offered
by many Premiership clubs this season) has disappointed many fans,
but the technology used to deliver the service is set to spur even
Laurent: On gtkmm and Qt (Again) (2002-05-29 17:30:25)
One of the topics of discussion in Murray Cumming's recent
interview was Guillaume Laurent, who has chosen to respond with his
version of events and motivations.
Kernel Cousin KDE #37 by Aaron J. Seigo, Chris Howells, Juergen Appel, and Rob Kaper (2002-05-29 07:00:30)
The latest message traffic from the KDE development mailing
GNOME Summary: May 19-25, 2002 (2002-05-29 07:00:00)
"This is the GNOME Summary for 2002-05-19 - 2002-05-25..."
Python-URL! - Weekly Python News and Links (May 28) (2002-05-29 05:01:00)
This week's news from the Python-URL! Project.
Release Digest: General, May 28, 2002 (2002-05-29 05:00:40)
Today's general app: Xine 0.9.10.
Release Digest: KDE, May 28, 2002 (2002-05-29 05:00:20)
Today's KDE apps: KMp3Indexer 0.6, Avifile 0.7.7.20020523,
Digital Video Recorder 2.7.9, EAGLE 4.09r1, KPumpe beta2, Krio
1.2.0 and QuiteInsane 0.5.
Release Digest: GNOME, May 28, 2002 (2002-05-29 05:00:00)
Today's GNOME apps: glunarclock 0.24.0, Metacity-Setup 0.3 and
0.3.1, gnome-utils-1.107.0, ATK-1.0.2, GLib-2.0.3, Pango-1.0.2,
GTK+-2.0.3, gnome-panel 1.5.23, gnome-desktop 1.5.21, gnome-session
1.5.20, GtkGLExt, Greenwich 0.3.2, Guikachu 1.2.2, Gnomoku 1.99.2,
and GNUsound 0.3.
Marcelo Tosatti: Linux 2.4.19-pre9 (2002-05-29 01:40:44)
Incremental changelog, links within.