There's a new display server called Wayland in town, and it's set to send the ageing X Window System into retirement. Want to get an early start with this cutting-edge tech? We guide you through the process. (Alexander Tolstoy) Available as a PDF to subscribers.
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Linux Standards Base - for devs targeting a range of platforms, the LSB isn't the least significant bit. Plus: learn how DNS works. (Chris Brown) Available as a PDF to subscribers.
User-friendly Gentoo spin-off meets industrial-strength Red Hat Enterprise rebuild and ultra-portable Unix variant. Plus: MythTV 0.24, Wine 1.2.1, games, podcasts... (Mike Saunders) Available as a PDF to subscribers.
Separate sale hands Microsoft massive new patent war chest. Plus: KOffice rebranded as Calligra; Gingerbread brings polish to Android; First look at Ubuntu Natty Narwhal; DeviceVM releases Splashtop beta; Red Hat buys Makara. (Andy Channelle) Available as a PDF to subscribers.