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10 September 2011, 02:59

The H Roundup for the week ending 10 September

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The H Roundup Welcome to The H Roundup, your rapid review of the week with the most read news on The H, the security alerts and open source releases, and the essential feature articles – all in one quick-to-scan news item.

Top News

LibreOffice developer Michael Meeks compared the codebases of LibreOffice and and noted how they are quickly becoming very different, Linus Torvalds temporarily moved Linux development to GitHub following a recent break-in at, and further details about the DigiNotar breach were made public. Penetration testing Linux distribution BackBox released version 2.0 and Google updated Android on the Nexus S, but broke tethering in the process.

Featured Articles

This week, openSUSE community manager Jos Poortvliet explained how to upgrade openSUSE to Linux 3.0, Thorsten Leemhuis looked at what's coming in Linux 3.1 for storage and filesystems, and also commented on Broadcom's work on its open source Wi-Fi driver. Glyn Moody discussed how forking Google's Android mobile operating system could work in the company's favour.

Open Source Releases

For everything The H has published in the last week, check out the last seven days of news. To keep up with The H, subscribe to the RSS feed, or follow honlinenews on Twitter. You can follow The H's own tweeting on Twitter as honline.


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