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The History of Tux the Linux Penguin

March 10th, 2008 No comments

The wiki at Steve Baker’s site contains a fairly comprehensive history of the Linux mascot.

Linus, “Some people have told me they don’t think a fat penguin really embodies the grace of Linux, which just tells me they have never seen a angry penguin charging at them in excess of 100mph. They’d be a lot more careful about what they say if they had.”

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FLOSS Weekly Podcast

March 9th, 2008 No comments

FLOSS Weekly is a great podcast about Open Source Software. Each episode consists of an interview with a key member of the development team for a popular Open Source project. There have been 26 episodes so far, covering projects such as SQLite, POV-Ray, PostgreSQL, Samba and Python.

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