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 »
Community Notes Community NotesAug 31, 2006
Free Software Projects An up-to-date look at free software and its makersAug 31, 2006
OpenWRT puts Linux on WLAN routers and helps users set up large-scale WLANs at home, and the FreeWRT derivative adds a professional touch. If you don’t have your own compile farm, the OpenSUSE build service may be just what you need. And we investigate the obstacles to new packages for Debian.more »
Community Notes Community NotesJul 31, 2006
Free Software Projects An up-to-date look at free software and its makersJul 31, 2006
This month we examine the Democracy Player and Gshare file sharing. We also round up the latest Debian News.more »
Community Notes Community NotesJun 30, 2006
Both projects help organizations build their own containerized systems.
Mark Shuttleworth has resumed the position of CEO of Canonical.
Microsoft's open source code hosting platform CodePlex will come to an end after a more than 10-year stint.
Comes with Gnome 3.24
The bug was introduced back in 2009 and has been lurking around all this time.
The new release deprecates the sshd_config UsePrivilegeSeparation option.
Lives on as a community project
Five new systems join Dell XPS 13 Developer Edition that come with Ubuntu pre-installed.
The Skype Linux client now has almost the same capabilities that it enjoys on other platforms.
At CeBIT 2017, OpenStack Day will offer a wide range of lectures and discussions.