Language Selection

English French German Italian Portuguese Spanish

Gentoo 2008.0 beta still in progress

Filed under
Gentoo

The 2008.0 beta is roughly a month behind the original tentative schedule. A number of factors contributed to this, including the migration to new release processes, the usual delays that affect most open-source projects, and the death of a close relative of our developers Chris Gianelloni and Chrissy Fullam.

Work on the first beta is still underway, and we expect to release it soon.

Seen Here




Also: Not the Gentoo Weekly Newsletter, Chapter 8

More in Tux Machines

Black Duck's Free Tool Digs Out Open Source Bugs

The main advantage of such tools is ease of use. The main limitation is that a tool is only as effective as its creators' list of vulnerabilities. Using a given tool implies that you trust the vendor to stay alert and on the job, noted King. Developers have "a ton of other similar offerings out there," he said. By offering a free scanner, Black Duck can draw attention to its other products. "If the new tool delivers what the company promises, it will help put the company in good stead with customer developers. Satisfied customers tend to be repeat customers," King said. Read more

Today in Techrights