Developer Linux News for Jul 27, 2004
internetnews.com: ActiveState's Dynamic Release (Jul 27, 2004, 20:30)
"For many developers, there's usually more than one dynamic
language that they use to do their jobs. It's also ActiveState's
job with its latest IDE release..."
LinuxWorld: Apache Geronimo To Miss August 6 Launch Date Target (Jul 27, 2004, 14:30)
"The Geronimo project, which aims to develop an open source,
certified J2EE server that is ASF licensed and passes Sun's TCK
reusing the best ASF/BSD licensed code available today and adding
new code to complete the J2EE stack, will not make its August 6
NewsForge: Choosing an Open Source License (Jul 27, 2004, 13:00)
"The Open Source Initiative (OSI) lists more than 50 approved
open source licenses. Each license is anywhere from slightly to
vastly unlike its neighbors. All of them are written for lawyers,
not mere mortal software developers..."
OrangeCrate: An Interview with Hideya Kawahara, Sun's Looking Glass Guru (Jul 27, 2004, 12:30)
"I'm just a geek who are interested in 3D stuff, but not a 3D
expert. Maybe like most of you folks. I think this fact has heavy
influence in the UI design approach I took for Project Looking
Wine Traffics #231 & #232 by Brian Vincent (Jul 27, 2004, 06:30)
The latest message traffic for Wine development. [Links
Dr. Dobb's Python-URL! - Weekly Python News and Links (Jul 26) (Jul 27, 2004, 06:00)
This week's news from the Python-URL! Project.
Release Digest: KDE, July 26, 2004 (Jul 27, 2004, 04:45)
Today's KDE apps: KBeam 0.1, eqchem 0.2.1, kamix 0.5.4, noteedit
2.x.y, VariCAD 9.0-2.3, KNemo 0.2.0, Kopete stylesheet 0.1, TeXwiz
1.0rc7, Konverter 0.7, CuteCom 0.0.6, Kentoo 0.3, and Psi
DistroWatch: Distributions, July 26, 2004 (Jul 27, 2004, 04:45)
Today's distributions: Gentoo Linux 2004.2 and QiLinux 1.1 Beta
Open Group Announces "Developer Declaration of Independence" (Jul 27, 2004, 02:30)
"The Open Group [has] announced an industry-wide effort with the
support of IBM to promote the use of open standards to give
information technology customers freedom of choice and provide
interoperability among all vendors..."
TNL.net: E-voting and the Open Source Community (Jul 27, 2004, 02:00)
"Looking at this list, it seems that an e-voting system would
benefit from being open-sourced..."
eWeek: Mozilla Thrives in Comeback (Jul 27, 2004, 00:30)
"Vendors can learn a lot from Mozilla's open-source
NewsForge: Patents in an Open Source World (Jul 27, 2004, 00:00)
"Does the dramatic increase in the number of software patents
portend a catastrophe for open source software...?"