Podcast Season 1 Episode 7
Title: Setting Sun
In this episode: Ubuntu 9.04 is here and Renai LeMay says it's as slick as Mac OS X. We also get to play with the GP2X Wiz portable games console and ponder on the announcement that Oracle is going to buy Sun Microsystems. Our open ballot asks whether we should dump OpenOffice.org.
What's in the show
- News: Ubuntu 9.04 is released and Renai LeMay thinks it's as slick as OS X. And we finally get hold of the GP2X Wiz hand-held games console.
- Hot Topic: What effect is Oracle's acquisition of Sun Microsystems going to have on Sun's free software portfolio?
- Discovery of the week:
- Open Ballot: Is it time to dump the sloth-like OpenOffice.org?
- Special offer: subscribe to Linux Format magazine and save up to to 55% - that's just $7.62 an issue!
Presenters: Andrew Gregory, Paul Hudson, Graham Morrison and Mike Saunders
Mike's 'One more thing' commands: split -b 4000M filename to split up a file; to rejoin use cat part2 >> part1