netlabs.org newsletter #23 [ New Server, eCUPS, Uniaud, WarpVision,
December 05, 2006 by Netlabs.org Team
This is the latest edition of the bi-weekly netlabs.org newsletter. The
newsletter can be read on the web at the following URL:
News from netlabs.org:
27. November - 3 December
* New Webserver for netlabs.org
o netlabs.org sent out a request to support us with money for new server
hardware, replacing the current six year old one.
o We gathered the 2000 Euros within less than 24 hours! Thanks a *lot*
to the whole community!
o We will inform you about the next steps very soon.
o Major progress made. Backend things look very promising.
o See: http://svn.netlabs.org/ecups/timeline
o Proof of Concept is present.
o Various updates and fixes
o See: http://svn.netlabs.org/kbuild/timeline
* SlideShow and ShowImage Modules for Doodles Screen Saver
o The ShowImage module for DSS was updated (now uses GBM library instead
o First version of the SlideShow module was released
o Download: ftp://ftp.netlabs.org/pub/dssaver/Modules
* Uniaud new Release Candidate
o All files in one place release
o Some APM fixes
o SB Live code updated to latest
o Download: ftp://ftp.netlabs.org/pub/uniaud/uniaud114rc2.zip
o Stream code reorganized to be more understandable
o Stream code reorganizing allows to implement DVD menus (first steps done)
o Stream code reorganizing allows to implement stream plugins
o Implemented one cache for all stream types (simplify things a lot)
* Netlabs Object Model (NOM), the object model for Voyager
o Checked into SVN
o gcc and libc based
o IDL compiler works
o Most of the class related stuff is working
o No class replacing yet
o No dynamic class loading yet
o Binary interface not stable. Will change in the future
* Voyager desktop
o Checked into SVN
o Completely based on NOM
o Some basic desktop, GUI and support classes
o Very experimental at the moment
20. November - 26. November
* GenMAC - Adding new Chipsets
o Thorolf Godawa will coordinate support for new chipsets in GenMAC
o Many thanks to Thorolf for stepping forward
o Please read the full post for more details
o See: http://article.gmane.org/gmane.org.netlabs.genmac.user/695
* WarpIN 1.0.13
o Fixed a minor bug in the install script processing.
o Fixed Install/Close/Cancel processing when the "Archive, View" dialog
was open. Bug 849.
o WIC now defaults to overwriting newer files rather than aborting. Bug 890.
o WIC deinstalls no longer require the "archive" and "path" elements in
the .XCD file. Bug 851.
o Added an Unlock All option to the "Locked File" dialog. Bug 802.
o Download: ftp://ftp.netlabs.org/pub/warpin/warpin-1-0-13.exe
* AMPOS2, now with:
o Apache 2.2.3
o MySQL 5.0.27
o PHP 5.1.5
o Download: ftp://ftp.netlabs.org/pub/ampos2/ampos2-a22-20061117.wpi
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