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LugRadio is a fortnightly British radio show that takes a relaxed, humorous look at Linux and open source.

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The LugRadio Open Source Awards 2005

The team awards some awards to open source and software projects for their work or otherwise in 2005.

Announced in Season 3, Episode 6

And the winners are

Best Open Source Software of 2005

Nominations: MythTV, Firefox, Zimbra, Asterisk

Winner: Asterisk

Most impressive contributions

Nominations: Zimbra, The FFII, Sun Microsystems

Winner: The FFII

Most damaging thing done to open source in 2005

Nominations: Microsoft

Winner: Microsoft

Coolest open source thing

Nominations: Archos PMA400, MythTV, Asterisk

Winner: MythTV

Funniest moment of 2005

Nominations: LugRadio Live 2005

Winner: LugRadio Live 2005

The WTF Award

Nominations: Flock, Linux on the iPod, Edubuntu, GNU Hurd, Cedega, Gentoo

Winner: GNU Hurd

Biggest letdown

Nominations: Xgl, GStreamer, Ubuntu

Winner: GStreamer

Well done to all winners, and to the losers, we're sure you'll do better next year. Best of luck in 2006!