SourceForge Allura Submitted To the Apache Software Foundation Incubator
If GeekNet does opt to sell SourceForge (and /. and Freecode), then ultimately this would be a good move to keep the Allura code out in the open. In that sense, I think this is a very good plan to protect the code.
Linux Foundation, Linux.com Sites Down To Fix Security Breach
A few more details of the breach, including the content of the message from the Linux Foundation, can be found on ITWorld.
FBI Alleged To Have Backdoored OpenBSD's IPSEC Stack
I interviewed Scott Lowe this evening for ITworld and he denies the allegations. Asked why Perry made his charge, Lowe speculated that Perry may have meant another Scott Lowe.
Linux Foundation Asks Who Says "I'm Linux" Best
In order to facilitate access to the videos, we have uploaded several that were hosted locally on our site over the weekend to YouTube, which should allow the LF video site to handle the /. traffic load.
Also, here are the direct links to the videos mentioned in the summary, in the order they were listed:
"hilarious but inappropriate"
"well-made but creepy"
"I'm sure it sounded good in your head"
Thanks for your patience,
Linux Foundation Paving Way for New Kernel Developers
Mostly this is part of a larger effort by the Linux Foundation to make Linux development more accessible. There's a lot of interested folks out there who simply don't know the nuances of dealing with the kernel (and, perhaps, general free and open source) developers. This document will hopefully tear down any perceived curtains and allow ISVs and individual developers get a good idea of how to deal with the kernel.
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