Issue #125 / Apr 2011
Cover Theme: Locked Down: Shut out network intruders
DVD: Debian 6.0 Squeeze & Knoppix 6.5 Exclusive
COMMUNITY: Community Notebook: CacheTips for coordinating a killer con
Organizing your first community event? Experts weigh in with seven common mistakes to avoid.
COMMUNITY: Doghouse: NetiquetteCommunity Notebook: Jon 'maddog' Hall
maddog reflects on the importance of netiquette in daily communication.
COMMUNITY: FUDCon 2011Community report from the Fedora User and Developer conference
Out of FUDCon comes the faces, features, and future of the Fedora Project.
COMMUNITY: linux.conf.au 2011Report from the 2011 linux.conf.au
Rain or shine, the show goes on!
COMMUNITY: Kernel NewsWhat's happening in the kernel community
Chronicler Zack Brown reports on the latest news, views, dilemmas, and developments within the Linux kernel community.
COMMUNITY: Free Software ProjectsMatrex, Font Manager, and Window Switch
Matrex revolutionizes the way databases and spreadsheets cooperate, Font Manager handles fonts, and Window Switch magically sends program windows and complete desktops across the wire.
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.