Version 0.9.5 of Mercurial, a distributed version control system has just been released. The new version improves performance, adds new features and fixes bugs.more »
A Red Hat update has just been released to close various vulnerabilities in the Xen virtualization solution, one of which was caused by an error in a Python script.more »
The Jython project has released version 2.2 of its Java-based interpreter for the Python scripting language.more »
Collaboration with Novell on virtualization and Web service management, and quality of interaction between Windows and Samba are the next topics that Microsoft's Linux developer, Tom Hanrahan, will be focusing on.more »
Python Tricks Building better and more efficient Python scriptsAug 01, 2007
Save time and trouble with these expert techniques for building custom Python tools.more »
Python IDEs Comparing Python IDEsAug 01, 2007
A number of useful development environments are available for Python in Linux. We’ll show you around some popular Python IDEs that are more than just text editors.more »
Dotnet Scripting with Boo Exploring the Boo scripting languageDec 01, 2006
Boo is a scripting language tailor-made for Mono and .NET. This haunting mixture of Python and C# may be just what you need to get started with the .NET framework.more »
Mozilla’s product think tank sinks silently into history.
TODO group will focus on open source tools in large-scale environments.
New tool will look like GParted but support a wider range of storage technologies.
New public key pinning feature will help prevent man-in-the-middle attacks.
Carnegie Mellon researchers say 3 million pages could fall down the phishing hole in the next year.
The US government rolls new best-practice rules for protecting SSH.
Klaus Knopper announces the latest version of his iconic Live Linux system.
DARPA and NICTA release the code for the ultra-secure microkernel system used in aerial drones.