Mozilla Asks To Display Firefox EULA In Ubuntu Linux

Posted on in Categories GNU/Open source, Linux desktop, Mozilla, News, Ubuntu Linux last updated September 15, 2008

Some license agreements grant considerably more rights than most EULAs provide. A free software license grants the right to modify and redistribute the licensed software for any purpose. Mozilla Corporation enforces trademarks and claims the right to deny the use of the name “Firefox” and other trademarks to unofficial builds such as Ubuntu’s Firefox. Now you need to accept EULA before using Firefox under Ubuntu.

shoes – A cross-platform Windowing Applikit

Posted on in Categories GNU/Open source, Linux, Linux desktop, Open source coding, OpenBSD, OS X, package management, programming, RedHat/Fedora Linux, Ubuntu Linux, Windows, windows vista last updated August 16, 2008

Shoes is a very informal graphics and windowing toolkit. It’s for making regular old apps that run on Windows, Mac OS X and Linux. It’s a blend of my favorite things from the Web, some Ruby style, and a sprinkling of cross-platform widgets. Shoes uses Ruby as its interface language.

Download TrueCrypt Open Source Full Disk Encryption Software

Posted on in Categories CentOS, Data recovery, Download of the day, Gentoo Linux, GNU/Open source, Hardware, Howto, Linux, Linux desktop, Linux laptop, OS X, RedHat/Fedora Linux, Save money with FOSS, Windows, windows vista last updated July 8, 2008

TrueCrypt version 6.0 has been released and available for download. It is free open-source hard disk encryption software for Windows Vista/XP, Mac OS X, and Linux system.