Issue #67 / Jun 2006
Cover Theme: Safer Surfing
DVD: Fedora Core 5
COMMUNITY: LinuxWorld AustraliaThe first LinuxWorld Conference & Expo ever in Australia
March 2006 saw the first LinuxWorld Conference & Expo ever in Australia. The event was held in perfect weather over three days in Sydney.
COMMUNITY: LinuxWorld BostonNews from LinuxWorld Boston
LinuxWorld Boston experiments with a parallel conference and a new location.
COMMUNITY: Community NotesCommunity Notes
It’s that time of year again. Spring is in the air, the clocks are moving forward, and the first of the year’s majo......
COMMUNITY: Free Software ProjectsAn up-to-date look at free software and its makers
Soundmural delivers sound to match an image, and the new Hacker Key delivers code to match the coder. We’ll also look at AKFQuiz, Linux on the Ultrasparc T1, and the Debian GFDL controversy.
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.
The new Gnome release includes privacy and sharing settings, allowing more user control over access to personal information.
Mozilla is collaborating with Samsung on a new web browser engine called Servo.