Issue #73 / Dec 2006
Cover Theme: New Internet
DVD: Fedora Core 6
NEWS: ONWARD TO GPL 2.5Dear Linux Magazine Reader, We’ve had another lively month in the debate between the Linux kernel developers, led by......
NEWS: LINUX WORLD NEWSOPEN SOURCE DEVELOPERS FOR THE DEVELOPING WORLD GERMAN COURT BACKS GPL KERNEL PROGRAMMER SUSPECTED OF MURDER LIM......
COVER STORY: New Internet IntroExploring the New Internet
Modern websites bear little resemblence to their legacy predecessors. We’ll show you why the new web is different and how you can benefit from the system of technologies we know collectively as Web 2.0.
COVER STORY: AJAXProgramming websites with AJAX
AJAX offers a fast and efficient approach for building interactive websites. We’ll show you how to call upon the powers of AJAX for your own web creations.
COVER STORY: Lean WikisLightweight wikis without databases
If you are thinking about starting a wiki, and you don’t want the overhead of a full-scale, database-driven system, try these light and lean wiki wonders.
COVER STORY: TiddlyWikiExploring the TiddlyWiki personal wiki
TiddlyWiki brings the spirit of the new Internet to a tiny scale. We’ll show you how to get organized with this wiki for one.
REVIEWS: BooksNagios is a powerful and flexible monitoring tool. I have been using Nagios professionally for about two years, and......
REVIEWS: Opera 9Exploring Opera 9
Stable, fast, and complete: Opera 9 gives you everything you need for the Internet in a compact package.
KNOW-HOW: CitadelGetting started with the Citadel groupware server
The Citadel project offers an easy, stable, and versatile groupware alternative.
KNOW-HOW: Smart Package ManagerThe fast and sensible Smart package manager
The package manager is one of the central components on any Linux system. If you have a system with unreliable package management – such as Suse Linux 10.1 – you may want to consider the Smart alternative.
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.