EC publishes open source code of legislation editor
The European Commission is about to make available as open source a prototype of LEOS, a software solution for drafting and automatic processing of legal texts. The software currently supports legal texts issued by the EC, yet can be extended to support other legislative processes.
Lenovo ThinkPad L450 comes with Ubuntu
Canonical, the commercial sponsor of Ubuntu, has announced that Lenovo will start shipping Ubuntu preloaded devices starting with ThinkPad L450 laptop series this month. The laptops will be on sale at selected commercial resellers and distributors at Rs 40,000.
Linus Torvalds has revealed that the first Release Candidate for Linux kernel 4.2 has arrived and that it's one of the biggest ever to land. It's big because it comes with AMD GPU register description headers, among other things.
A few more input driver updates were mailed in this morning for the Linux 4.2 kernel. This second input update for this next kernel version has better Xbox Wireless Controller support thanks to a patch from Valve.
openSUSE Leap 42 Is a New Version That Will Change the openSUSE Project
The openSUSE community has spoken, and the name and version of the new openSUSE release have been chosen. The project is undergoing some major changes, and they had to illustrate that with a name that sells it.