Novell or Navel

24th April 2006: Season 3 Episode 14 : 85:28

Jono Bacon, Stuart Langridge, Ade Bradshaw, Matthew Revell, and special guest Ted "Novell Open Audio" Haeger talk about Linux and whatever else comes along, including:

  • Why oh you need so many media players installed on a Linux desktop in order to get an acceptable multimedia experience? (2.22)
  • Do your collar and cuffs match? A new segment looking at the differences between OSS companies' public declarations and what they actually do. This week: Novell, what with Ted being on the show and all (13.22)
  • Can the open source community do revolutionary research? Jono returns from a trip to Microsoft's research labs to ask whether we can match them (41.45)
  • Your mails! Including more nominations for the Fasthosts free server for a year -- send in your nominations for an open source project to receive a free server (60.32)

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