3. Apr 2010

openSUSE Weekly News, Issue 117 is out!

Sascha Manns

news Issue #117 of openSUSE Weekly News is now out!

Contents

  • 1 Editors Note

  • 2 Announcements

    • 2.1 Novell Wins Again - Jury Rules Copyrights Didn’t Go to SCO!

    • 2.2 Klaas Freitag: Announce: openSUSE Beego

    • 2.3 Pascal Bleser: Planet openSUSE #2

    • 2.4 Pascal Bleser: Planet openSUSE #2.1

  • 3 In the Community

    • 3.1 Lenz Grimmer: Upcoming speaking engagements: Grazer Linuxtage and amoocon

    • 3.2 Alexander Naumov: Russian openSUSE community

  • 4 Status Updates

    • 4.1 Distribution

      • 4.1.1 Distribution Schedule
    • 4.2 Build Service

      • 4.2.1 Build Service Team Meeting
    • 4.3 Wiki / Communication / Events

      • 4.3.1 Novell OpenPR/John Dragoon
  • 5 Tips and Tricks

    • 5.1 For Commandline/Script Newbies

      • 5.1.1 Holger Macht: z-shell (zsh) completion for osc and zypper

      • 5.1.2 Linux.com/Joe ‘Zonker’ Brockmeier: Learning GNU Text Utilities

    • 5.2 For Developers and Programmers

      • 5.2.1 Hans Petter Jansson: Hash Table Shootout!
    • 5.3 For System Administrators

      • 5.3.1 Masim Sugianto: How To : Samba PDC+OpenLDAP on openSUSE/SLES Part 1

      • 5.3.2 Masim Sugianto: User Account Integration between Samba PDC & Zimbra Mail Server on openSUSE/SLES

      • 5.3.3 Masim Sugianto: Zimbra Mail Server with External Authentication using Samba PDC+OpenLDAP

      • 5.3.4 The Geek Stuff/Sathiya Moorthy: UNIX / Linux: 10 Netstat Command Examples

      • 5.3.5 HowtoForge/Falko Timme: Virtual Hosting With PureFTPd And MySQL (Incl. Quota And Bandwidth Management) On OpenSUSE 11.2

      • 5.3.6 nixCraft/Vivek Gite: Linux / UNIX: Encrypt Backup Tape Using Tar & OpenSSL

  • 6 New/Updated Applications @ openSUSE

    • 6.1 Packman: mjpegtools 1.9.0.0

    • 6.2 Packman: vlc 1.0.5-2

    • 6.3 Packman: gpodder 2.4

    • 6.4 Packman: quvi 0.1.3

    • 6.5 Packman: cclive 0.6.2

    • 6.6 OBS/Petr Mladek: OpenOffice_org 3.2.1 beta2 available for openSUSE

    • 6.7 OBS/Gabriel Burt: Banshee 1.6!

    • 6.8 OBS/Jigish Gohil: Annuncing KIWI-LTSP package updates

  • 7 Projects Corner

    • 7.1 KDE Project

      • 7.1.1 Valorie Zimmerman (valorie): The Adventure Begins!

      • 7.1.2 Milian Wolff (milianw): Profiling Rocks - KDevelop CMake Support now 20x faster

    • 7.2 GNOME Project

      • 7.2.1 Fridrich Strba: ISensNetwork based network monitor for Evolution

      • 7.2.2 Vincent Untz: Enjoy GNOME 2.30!=

  • 8 Planet SUSE

    • 8.1 Robert Schweikert: Into the Cloud

    • 8.2 Holger Hetterich: The future of SMB Traffic Analyzer – introducing protocol version 2

    • 8.3 Andrew Wafaa: Blogged about: Community Discussion - Part 3

    • 8.4 James Ogley: The N900: My experiences

    • 8.5 Pascal Bleser: openSUSE FAIL page

    • 8.6 Thomas Biege: SELinux and openSUSE 11.3

  • 9 openSUSE Forums

    • 9.1 Best kde4 Application?

    • 9.2 User needs .wmv files

    • 9.3 No Sound in Amarok

    • 9.4 Milestone LiveCD on USB Flash device

  • 10 On the Web

    • 10.1 Announcements

      • 10.1.1 KDE Software Compilation 4.4.2 Out Now: Codename “Colibri”

      • 10.1.2 Sirko Kemter: Happy Birthday - RadioTux

    • 10.2 Reports

      • 10.2.1 Roger Whittaker: UKUUG Conference

      • 10.2.2 OStatic/Joe Brockmeier: Motivation and Contributions in Open Source: Stop Romanticizing Unpaid Contributions

      • 10.2.3 ZDNET/Christopher Dawson: OpenSUSE Li-F-E vs. Edubuntu vs. Ubuntu

    • 10.3 Reviews and Essays

      • 10.3.1 Linus Torvalds: The New Linux Is Gnu Linux

      • 10.3.2 Junauza: Linux users? Who are these people?

      • 10.3.3 Chema Martin/The Linux Experience: KDE SC 4.4.1 Review

      • 10.3.4 The ERACC Web Log/Gene: Desktop Linux: An Average User Success Story

  • 11 Past Events & Meetings

  • 12 Upcoming Events & Meetings

  • 13 Security Updates

  • 14 Statistics

    • 14.1 opensuse.org

    • 14.2 openFATE

    • 14.3 Bugzilla

    • 14.4 Localization

    • 14.5 openSUSE for your ears

  • 15 Feedback / Communicate / Get Involved

  • 16 Credits

  • 17 Translations

For a list of available translations see this page:

//en.opensuse.org/OpenSUSE_Weekly_News/117/Translations.

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