Issue #60 / Nov 2005
Cover Theme: Knoppix Tricks
DVD: Knoppix 4.0.2
LINUXUSER: Command Line: lsDetailed directory lists with ls
The ls command lists files at the command line and gives you many useful details about file properties. With or without colors, this command keeps you on top of your files.
COMMUNITY: Linux Beer Hike 2005
Killin saw plenty of penguins in August when approximately 80 geeks gathered for this year’s Linux Beer Hike in the Scottish Highlands.
COMMUNITY: OSCON 2005O’Reilly’s OSCON Conference 2005
This year's OSCON conference attracted many key players of the Open Source community, who presented the latest developments.
COMMUNITY: Free Software ProjectsAn up-to-date look at free software and its makers
Free software covers such a diverse range of utilities, applications, and other assorted projects that it can be hard to find the perfect tool. We pick the best of the bunch. This month we cover Yast2 for Debian, KDE 4, Bluetooth headsets, and the Debian project.
Vendor D-Wave scores big with a sale to NASA's Quantum Intelligence Lab.
Many package updates and Steam integration highlight the latest from the Mandriva-based community Linux.
Richard Stallman calls for the W3C to remain independent of vendor interests.
The new release supports nine architectures, 73 human languages, and zero non-Free components.
Fedora developers release the first alpha version of Fedora 19, known as Schrödinger’s Cat, for general testing. The final release is expected in July 2013.
ack is a grep-like, command-line tool that has been optimized for programmers to search large trees of source code.
New features in SUSE Studio 1.3 include enhanced cloud integration, VM platform support, and lifecycle management.
The Linux Foundation recently announced that the Xen Project is becoming a Linux Foundation Collaborative Project.
Open source version of LiveCode is now available for developing apps, games, and utilities for all major platforms.
OpenDaylight is an open source software-defined networking project committed to furthering adoption of SDN and accelerating innovation in a vendor-neutral and open environment.