OSDL has announced
the "highly anticipated general release" of Portland 1.0 - a set of low-level interfaces intended to be shared between multiple free desktop systems.
"Portland 1.0 includes a set of command line tools designed to help
Independent Software Vendors (ISVs) install and integrate their
applications in the major Linux desktop environments. The programming
interfaces, built to specifications established by freedesktop.org, provide
developers with an easy method for executing the most common installation
and integration tasks.
See the project page
for more information.
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