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Linux Weekly News for June 6, 2002

Jun 06, 2002, 23:30 (1 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Jonathan Corbet)

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Inside this weekly edition:

  • Front Page: Fun with software patents; Red Hat and software patents; ADEOS - Avoiding real-time Linux patents; UnitedLinux makes its launch; The new site.
  • Security: US TurboLinux Security Severely Out of Date; Fragroute contaminated; OpenSSH 3.2.3; Ethereal 0.9.4 and lots of vulnerabilities and resources.
  • Kernel: Block queue plugging; splitting the stack; kbuild 2.5; negative dentries; /dev/port
  • Distributions: The AGNULA project; Scyld Beowolf.
  • Development: Mozilla 1.0, OpenSSH 3.2.3, gFTP 2.0.12, Omni 0.7.0, mnoGoSearch 3.2.5, new mod_perls, WaveSurfer 1.4.1, KDE 3.0.1, AbiWord 1.0.2, LyX 1.2.0, Apocalypse 5, perl 5.8.0 RC 1, Jext 3.1pre4.
  • Commerce: Coalition Asks European Parliament to Vote Against Data Retention; SOT, MySQL and EFFI Team up to Oppose Software Patents.
  • Press: Open Source at the Pentagon, United Linux, German Government and Linux.
  • Announcements: Open Source Health Care Alliance, Boston GNOME Summit, German Zope Users Group
  • Letters: Software liability, GNU/Linux

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