FOSDEM: Gnash Developer Deciphers RTMP

Feb 10, 2009

Rob Savoye has been engaged in numerous projects, but in his work on Gnash, a free implementation of the Adobe Flash Player, he found a hard nut to crack: how to decipher the protocol details of the Real Time Messaging Protocol (RTMP) it uses. He has now presented his solution at the FOSDEM '09 conference in Belgium.

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FOSDEM: Enterprise Linux for all, thanks to Centos

Feb 09, 2009

Dag Wieers of Project Centos made a passionate plea for more private users to turn to the free Red Hat Enterprise clone, and stressed that commercial companies with non-critical machines could also benefit from Centos.

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FOSDEM: Pride and Success in 2009

Feb 09, 2009

Over the weekend the Free and Open Source Software Developers' European Meeting (FOSDEM) took place in Brussels. In his keynote, Mozilla's Mark Surman hoped for Open Source's success and Debian key contributor Bdale Garbee supported its social contract. As an aside, Debian Lenny's target release date was reconfirmed.

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CeBIT Open Source Project Lounge -- GNOME Gnome -- free desktop environment

Feb 05, 2009

Gnome is among the 15 projects that will present their work at CeBIT, offering free desktop environment of Linux and Linux-like systems that is especially focused on offering easy access.

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Sidekick Mobile Phone with NetBSD: Microsoft's Next?

Feb 04, 2009

Over a year ago Microsoft bought the software company Danger, popular in the U.S. for its Sidekick mobile phone. A new model is coming out, this time running on NetBSD.

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Novell's SUSE on Dell Thin Clients

Feb 03, 2009

SUSE Linux Enterprise Thin Client is now pre-installed on the newest Dell thin clients.

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CeBIT Open Source Project Lounge -- Mozilla Mozilla Firefox Browser and Internet

Feb 03, 2009

Mozilla is among the 15 projects that will present their work at CeBIT, extremely successful with its open source browser, but it has more to offer.

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CeBIT Open Source Project Lounge -- Mozilla Mozilla Firefox Browser and Internet

Feb 03, 2009

In CeBIT 2010, Mozilla is non-competitive among the projects that will present their work. The company is sponsoring the project lounge with the internet connection for all projects, and developers and community will show its extremely successful open source browser, but it has more to offer.

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