December 10, 2000
GNOME ORBit ported to Linux Kernel -- OLD DUPE
Author: JT Smith
In the "neat-and-fun" category, kOrbit (an object request broker for 2.4.x kernels) has been released, as published by Slashdot. From their press release: "This opens the door to a wide range of experiments/hacks: We can now write device drivers in perl, and let them run on the iMAC across the hall from you. :)"