Once again here is a CD featuring members requests. All the suggestions I've received were either on the Members' Requests CD sent out at the beginning of the year or are on this CD. As the CD is produced for the benefit of our members then we'd like to know what you'd like to see on future CDs. Whether it is a request for a single piece of software for the next request CD or a suggestion for a theme for future CDs then I'd like to know. My email address is listed at the back of this newsletter and on the CD. Once I get some ideas I'll be asking for comments on the UKUUG chat mailing list.
This CD contains a variety of software as well as extensive online documentation, most of the documentation is from the Linux Documentation Project but we also have a copy of the O'Reilly Book "Linux Device Drivers" which has been released under the GNU Free Documentation Licence.
This CD features improved navigation as all the HTML navigation
pages now make use of the LINK element which the latest releases of
To see it in action, enable the
Toolbar in Mozilla from the
Unlike many magazine cover disks which are a few months behind with their
Mozilla releases, the builds on our cover disk are nightly builds from
the 10th October.
This is because LINK element support is only a recent addition and was not
in the 0.9.4 release.
The 0.9.5 release of Mozilla will be out soon and will feature support
for the LINK element, but this was not released in time for the CD.
The HTML for this CD was written by hand but in future CDs this process
will be automated and will also feature additional information on the
Any suggestions let me know.
X11 Desktop software
Project Management Tools
ldd/index.html is missing from the CD,
this means the link to the Linux Device Drivers book from the main index page
does not work.
However, to view the book just go into the
directory and view the files contained in there, each chapter is contained in
an individual PDF file.