Free Software Projects An up-to-date look at free software and its makersNov 30, 2006
Ajax lets web developers concentrate on the important things and leave the browser abstraction to the libraries. Also in this issue, Cdrecord forked, Debconf in kilts, bugs squashed at Debian, and the latest news on Debian Etch.more »
aKademy 2006 The aKademy 2006 KDE developer conference in DublinNov 30, 2006
Some 200 members of the KDE project met at Trinity College in Dublin at the end of September for the week-long aKademy conference.more »
Free Software Projects An up-to-date look at free software and its makersOct 31, 2006
The Esperantilo editor helps users write in the world language, and Kleansweep searches for dormant files. If you are an expert on compression algorithms, you can win 50.000 Euros. Also, the lowdown on the Cdrecord feud, and confirmation of the Etch release.more »
Linux Beer Hike 2006 Hacking and hiking at the Linux Bier Wanderung 2006Oct 31, 2006
Geeks don’t bite, but insects and spiders do in the Aukstaitija (Highlands) National Park, site of this year’s Linux Beer Hike (aka, Linux Bier Wanderung).more »
Community Notes Community NotesSep 30, 2006
Free Software Projects An up-to-date look at free software and its makersSep 30, 2006
Controlling two desktops with a single set of input devices: X2X and Synergy let the mouse cursor cross seamlessly between the desktops on two machines. Wikipedia founder Jimmy Wales looks to revolutionize politics with his Wikia Campaigns project. French Debian developers join forces to found Debian France, and introducing the new graphical installer for Sarge.more »
OSCON 2006 News and views from the this year’s OSCONSep 30, 2006
OSCON continues to grow in popularity and influence. Our Perlmeister stopped in for the talks, the tutorials, and the latest news from the battle lines of the digital millennium.more »
UKUUG Linux Conference 2006 Heike pays a visit to the 2006 UKUUG Linux conferenceSep 30, 2006
Blue skies, lots of sun, a great conference venue, and about 200 Linux enthusiasts – that’s the perfect recipe for another successful UKUUG summer meeting at the University of Sussex, Brighton.more »
But if you are not using the latest Linux kernel, your system is insecure.
Home routers will give room for custom firmware but still comply with FCC rules
Frank Karlitschek will continue to lead the open source ownCloud project
“Xenial Xerus” comes with a new packages format and several improvements for the enterprise.
Linux users can now download and install the Windows code editor
New initiative will address security and interoperability concerns around container technology.
Developers can use RHEL as a development platform without a subscription fee.
Windows users will soon have native access to the Bash shell.
Improvements to SMTP will provide better guarantee of confidentiality
Graphics vendor embraces new reality in Linux graphics