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Developer Linux News for Apr 20, 2009

  • Changes to the GNOME System Administration Team (Apr 20, 2009, 19:32) "Putting this team on a more formal basis similar to the GNOME Release Team will allow us to involve and recognize contributors more effectively, and better coordinate with other parts of the GNOME project."

  • What would the open source community do with $US9.1 billion? (Apr 20, 2009, 14:32)
    TechWorld: "I couldn't help think that question this morning when the news came through from the US that Microsoft will increase its R&D spend by $US1 billion bringing its total to $US9.1 billion every year. What would the open source community do with that money? What could it do with that money? What should it do with that money?"

  • Linux: Drivers Should NOT be Closed Source (Apr 20, 2009, 04:02)
    doctorMo: "...the reason we were in this mess was because of the inflexible nature of the Linux kernel, the start of which was this blog entry about how evil the GPL is when it comes to making closed source drivers and why this is stopping hardware manufacturers from contributing to the kernel."