Issue #68 / Jul 2006
Cover Theme: The Future of Linux Graphics
DVD: Suse Linux 10.1
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COVER STORY: The Future of Linux GraphicsOpenGL and the Linux desktop
New technologies will change the way you view the objects on your Linux desktop.
COVER STORY: Xgl and CompizAn OpenGL-accelerated desktop with Xgl and Compiz
A member of Suse’s X11 team delivers an insider’s look at Xgl.
COVER STORY: AIGLXAIGLX and the rise of the composite desktop
Red Hat’s head of X development describes the evolution of AIGLX.
COVER STORY: X11R7X.Org 6.9 / 7.0 – Next Generation X11
The first major X release for over 10 years, X11R7, has finally adopted a modular approach. X11R6.9, which uses the same codebase, is the last monolithic release for existing systems.
REVIEWS: BooksInternet Forensics Spring Into Linux Time Management for System Administrators ...
REVIEWS: Fedora Core 5A quick look at the latest Fedora
Fedora opens the spring fashion season with a bold new release. We took a look at the latest collection.
KNOW-HOW: SuperKaramba WorkshopCreating a SuperKaramba theme
If you can’t find the SuperKaramba theme you’re looking for, you can always build your own.
KNOW-HOW: D-Bus and HALInterprocess communication with D-Bus and HAL
It’s the end of the line for CORBA! Gnome now relies on the D-Bus messaging system, and KDE is in the process of migrating.
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.