Infinity + freedom + voice: the tech, community and future of Fedora
Fedora Core 6 uncovered
Infinity? Freedom? Is Fedora trying to corner the market on idealism? Why is a wiki better than DocBook? Who is actually in charge? We answer all the questions. (Nick Veitch) Available as a PDF to subscribers.
Want to spread your coding wings beyond C and Perl? Mike Saunders We kick off a new series exploring fascinating but lesser-known languages, starting with Tcl... (Mike Saunders) Available as a PDF to subscribers.
30 days with Gnome
Why do we prefer one desktop over another? Graham Morrison breaks a habit of a lifetime and uses Gnome for a month to find out. (Graham Morrison) Available as a PDF to subscribers.
Interview: Jeff Waugh
Jeff Waugh has left the comfort of Canonical to answer a calling from the GNU deskop. He's doing it, he tells us, for his mum... and the other billion software users who need FOSS. (Graham Morrison) Available as a PDF to subscribers.
Interview: Nat Friedman
The release of SLED 10 proved that Linux is ready for the business desktop. The project leader is Nat Friedman, and he maps out his vision of the future. (Nick Veitch) Available as a PDF to subscribers.
Mandriva Free 2007
Fast and simple installer, excellent hardware detection, and stacks of great software. Plus: magazine PDFs (security, speedups, hardware); OOo 2.0.4, Oxygen XML demo, security toolkit, conglomerate, games, essentials (Mike Saunders) Available as a PDF to subscribers.
Kernel pragmatists and FSF idealists argue over direction of cornerstone open source license. Plus: IBM opens up on patent applications, Mandriva acquires Linbox FAS, Libya orders OLPC, France weighs up ODF, Portland 1.0 (Andy Channelle) Available as a PDF to subscribers.