Podcast Season 2 Episode 8
Title: Humble Bumble
In this episode: Mandriva is up for sale while Android phones are outselling iPhones in the USA. Judge our TuxRadar content challenge and we ask, should distros license codecs?
What's in the show
- You Dare Us:
Judge our TuxRadar.com content challenge:
- Paul's video on creating a WebKit-GTK application with Python's interactive interpreter: Python + PyGTK + WebKit in 20 minutes.
- Mike's opinion piece: Competition vs cohesion.
- and Graham's bed time story: The Great Underground Empire.
- Discovery of the week:
- Graham: Automatically change your KDE wallpaper with the Scripted Image Wallpaper Plugin.
- Mike: Remove the possibility of accidentally installing Mono applications with Mononono.
- Andrew: Buying Nick Cave's 'Murder Ballads' on Amazon may reveal your true inspirational muse.
- Discovered Ubuntu 10.04, the Lucid Lynx, isn't very good.
- Game support on Linux is still rubbish, and Paul may be able to release some new source code.
- In the Hot Seat:
- Open Ballot:
- Special offer: subscribe to Linux Format magazine and save up to 40%
- This episode's friend of the fiery furniture is the real Paul Hudson.
Presenters: Andrew Gregory, Paul Hudson, Graham Morrison and Mike Saunders
Music by Brad Sucks.