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LIX - Linux Information eXchange. The Linux Information eXchange (LIX) has been launched. "Linux / BSD and open source software groups, organisations, freelancer, media, users and supplier now can register themselves in the Linux / OSS contact database and search for contacts, products, applications and contact persons or request further information. By this a growing international Linux / OSS marketing platform has been created. First started in Germany, Switzerland and Austria we are looking for administrators to provide further national languages." German and English versions are available so far.
Digital copyright mailing list. There is a new mailing list which is dedicated to digital copyright issues. "The list encourages all levels of discourse, as well as relevant political, historical, cultural, and philosophical approaches to the problem of applying copyright to the digital arena."
O'Reilly Open Source Convention deadline approaching. A reminder for those who would like to submit a presentation for the O'Reilly Open Source Convention (to be held July 22-26 in San Diego): the deadline is March 1: one week from today. The conference organizers are still looking for quality presentations on a number of free software topics; see the call for participation for more information.
Upcoming Python and Perl events. The European Python and Zope Conference 2002 (EuroPython 2002) will be held in Charleroi in Belgium from June 26 to June 28 2002. More information can be found at the web site, or in this announcement (in French).
There will be a meeting of Perl Mongers on March 18, 2002 in Tel Aviv, Israel.
Ruby Conference 2002 query. If you are interested in attending the Ruby Conference in Seattle, Washington during November, 2002, please visit the conference Pre-Pre-Registration site and let them know about your interest.
KDE Presence at FOSDEM (KDE.News). KDE.News covers the KDE presence at the FOSDEM 2002 conference with photos, a report, and interviews.
Magdeburger Linuxtag 2002 CFP. A call for papers has been issued for the Magdeburger Linuxtag 2002, to be held May 25-26, 2002 in Bagdeburg, Germany.
UKUUG Linux 2002 Conference CFP. The UKUUG has issued a call for papers for the 2002 UK Linux Developers' Conference on July 5-7, 2002 in Bristol, UK.
Events: February 28 - April 25, 2002.
Rotterdam PerlMongers. A new group, the Rotterdam PerlMongers has formed. They are looking for new members.
Section Editor: Forrest Cook.
February 28, 2002
Here are this week's Freshmeat software announcements. Freshmeat now offers the announcements sorted in two different ways: