OSDL


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OSDLOpen Source Development Lab
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In earlier spec releases, any Linux distribution that met even a few CGL requirements could claim compliance--and because The Linux Foundation (formerly OSDL) did not endorse or validate the veracity of the registration disclosure data, there was no guarantee of complete feature support.
companies that are major investors in the OSDL: IBM, HP, Intel, Fujitsu,
"This is the first authoritative and comprehensive snapshot of how people truly use Linux and it's not surprising for us to see that the adoption is far ahead of even some of the most optimistic estimates," said Stuart Cohen, CEO of OSDL.
OSDL has been talking up the opportunities for Linux and other open source software projects in Asia this year and in March outlined plans to create a Customer Advisory Council in Japan after the successful first meeting of its European CAC in February.
Eight companies have joined the new group, the OSDL said.
Nokia says it joined the OSDL because Linux will be the basis for its next generation AII-IP network infrastructure and as part of the organisation the company can ensure that the operating system will continue to support the features required in carrier grade environments.
Similarly, the OSDL is making headway on reigning in Linux versionitis.
Rationale and tutorial on OSDL: An object-oriented extension of SDL.
Performance Technologies (NASDAQ:PTIX , a leading developer of communication platforms and systems and Open Source Development Labs (OSDL), a global consortium dedicated to accelerating the adoption of Linux(R) and open source software, has announced that Performance Technologies has joined OSDL and will participate in the Lab's Carrier Grade Linux (CGL) Working Group to advance support for the telecom and networking markets.
The mainframe will be used in Marist College's new lab opening in the summer in association with the Open Source Development Lab (OSDL), a global consortium dedicated to accelerating the adoption of Linux.
The paper has been prepared for the OSDL by Eben Moglen, professor of law and legal history at Columbia Law School and general counsel for the Free Software Foundation, and argues that SCO will have to overcome its copyright argument with Novell Inc before it can target Linux users.
Linux creator Linus Torvalds is finally working full-time on the development of the open source operating system after joining the Open Source Development Lab as its first OSDL Fellow.