eWeek: Group to Divide Linux Standards Base
Feb 01, 2005, 13:45 (4 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Peter Galli)
Re-Imagining Linux Platforms to Meet the Needs of Cloud Service Providers
"The Free Standards Group has decided to move away from a
single, core LSB (Linux Standards Base) specification, and is
instead going to break this down into different modules that can be
combined to give a server or desktop LSB standard.
"'We decided that rather than add everything to the LSB core, it
would be better to break this up into separate parts, the first of
which is on the server side. We are thus looking at making the
current, ongoing server work a branch of the LSB core,' Chris
Maresca, a senior partner at Olliance Group, an open-source
consulting company that is working with the FSG, told attendees at
the OSDL (Open Source Development Labs) Enterprise Linux Summit
here on Monday..."