Links 11/10/2010: Debian Links and OpenOffice.org 3.3 Beta Previewview story

http://techrights.org – Contents GNU/Linux Distributions Devices/Embedded Free Software/Open Source Leftovers Clip of the Day GNU/Linux Kernel Space Graphics Stack ATI Linux Users Get Excited For Catalyst 10.10 In what has become an unfortunate tradition for the past few releases, prior to the release of Ubuntu 10.10, AMD provided Canonical with a pre-release of their latest proprietary Catalyst driver at th (General)

OSC2010 Sneak Peaks – Conference keynotes you shouldn’t miss!view story

http://news.opensuse.org – 12 days from now it will be the 20th of October – the day the openSUSE Conference will start in Nuremberg, Germany. The conference will be kicked of by keynotes on Wednesday and Friday. With the keynotes we aim to inspire and energize our visitors, sharing some insights or a look at things they haven’t seen before. (Distributions)

How to be productive while traveling a lotview story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – Hi, recently I am traveling a lot between cities to meet customers and promote our development services. However, since there are not many programmers yet in the company, I still need to actively code for many projects. So now, is there anyone (or everyone?) in the similar situation? Coding on the road? (HowTos)

Black Duck (Created by Microsoft Veteran) Adds More Microsoft Veterans by Buying Ohlohview story

http://techrights.org – Summary: Black Duck buys Ohloh and we analyse the meaning of it JUST OVER a year ago SourceForge made the mistake of hiring Microsoft alumni by buying Ohloh. (General)

Red Hat Needs to be Transparent and Explain the Acacia Settlementview story

http://techrights.org – Summary: Red Hat does not answer questions about the nature of its patent settlement with Acacia Details were needed about the Red Hat-Acacia settlement, but we only received limited new input in the comments and found two news articles about it, namely: i. Red Hat settles with Software Tree Neither Red Hat or Software Tree have disclosed the terms of the settlement. (General)

As Expected, Nokia and HP Betray Linux Under Microsoft-sympathetic New Leadershipview story

http://techrights.org – Greek military junta of 1967–1974 Summary: Microsoft may be organising a coup against Linux, especially inside some of its very top supporters, and evidence from the news concurs “Nokia’s MeeGo device chief quits,” reports Engadget. (General)

A Gaming Mouse Vendor That Has Linux Driversview story

http://www.linux.com – While Razer and Logitech manufacturer some terrific mice for computer gamers along with other gaming peripherals, they unfortunately do not provide any official Linux support. There have been community projects like Lomoco for supporting Logitech's extra mouse features under Linux and RazerTool for supporting some Razer mice, but without any... (Hardware)

Downloading Stream from RTSP protocolview story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – Hi I need to download a WMV video from RTSP protocol. I tried mplayer ; It doesn't work. According to this: http://all-streaming-media.com/recor...ware.htm#recmp I tried VLC but it doesn't work too (The link has two videos - first is intro and company logo and the second is the main video and VLC just shows first in low resolution!) In Windows "NetTransport" Can get the stream (Both Vide (HowTos)

Microsoft’s Top Boosters Worry About Decreased Press Exposure, Acquisition Freezeview story

http://techrights.org – Summary: Additional signs of the gradual death of Microsoft, not just as measured in terms of scale but also exposure AS NOTED in the previous post, more Microsoft layoffs may be imminent as Microsoft grows increasingly litigious (like SCO), it has greater debt, there is evidence that acquisitions have become scarce (no acquisitions so far this year), and the company’s managers are feelin (General)

Are Java apps really that portable... ?!view story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – Hi I have stumbled in this http://www.archimedes.org.br/ it is a 2D CAD package built in Java for Linux, Mac and win... Quote: Archimedes works on GNU/Linux, Mac OS X and Windows and it only requires you have a Java Virtual Machine installed which is also a free software. (HowTos)