Developer Linux News for Aug 21, 2002
KernelTrap: Linux: JFS Merged in 2.4 (2002-08-21 23:00:27)
With the recent release of Linux kernel version 2.4.20-pre4, JFS
has been merged into the mainline stable kernel.
Lindows.com: Linux Desktop Summit Coming in Feb. 2003 (2002-08-21 20:00:05)
"Companies and organizations dedicated to making Linux viable on
the desktop will be coming together to showcase their efforts..."
Company newsletter excerpt within.
Wired: Call It the U.S. Open Source (2002-08-21 19:00:46)
"Portly penguins aren't usually associated with a high-speed
game like tennis. But Linux's favorite mascot will be a very
noticeable part of the U.S. Open next week..."
Linux and Main: KDE Opens the Doors to 3rd Party Developers (2002-08-21 18:00:41)
"KDE has had an official position on this matter since the
inception of the project, namely that KDE should provide all the
basic tools needed to be immediately productive..."
NewsForge: Study Aims to Measure Benefit of Open Source Software on Schools (2002-08-21 11:00:31)
"Organizers, which include the North Mississippi Education
Consortium and the University of Mississippi's School of Education,
believe the study will show cost savings and other benefits of
using Open Source software in schools, where budgets are often
eWEEK: Linux Desktop Due (2002-08-21 09:00:59)
"Linux vendors are showing a renewed interest in developing a
desktop version of the operating system to challenge Microsoft
Corp. But many corporate users are simply not ready for—or
not interested in—such a product..."
AbiWord Weekly News #105 by Eric A. Zen (2002-08-21 07:00:33)
"First, as most people who are interested in AbiWord probably
know, gobeProductive will move over (eventually, someday, we're
told) to the GPL..."
GNOME Summary: August 12-16, 2002 (2002-08-21 06:00:00)
The latest compilation of news from the GNOME Project.
Release Digest: KDE, August 20, 2002 (2002-08-21 05:00:40)
Today's KDE apps: KRunning 0.1.7, oKle 0.2.3, KExchange 0.2.1,
Kallery 1.0.1, KCorrMeter 0.9.8, Atleto 0.2pre2, KLineakConfig
0.5pre2, KEuphoria 0.1, KHotKeys 2.0pre2, KSplit 0.6.0, REBECKA
0.9.4, SambaLink Q 2.0.1, and KXML Editor 0.8.
Release Digest: GNU, August 20, 2002 (2002-08-21 05:00:20)
Today's GNU apps: glpk 3.2.1, Radius 0.96.4, LilyPond 1.6.0
Release Digest: GNOME, August 20, 2002 (2002-08-21 05:00:00)
Today's GNOME apps: Balsa 1.4.0, gramps 0.8.0, Emphetamine
0.99.3, libelysium 0.99.2, and GDM 22.214.171.124.
Tcl-URL! Weekly Tcl News and Links (August 19) (2002-08-21 03:00:30)
All the latest news from the Tcl world.