The Free Standards Group, a non-profit group promoting Linux standards, said that a Chinese government agency has opened a lab that will use the Free Standards Group's Linux Standards Base certification process.
The Linux Standards Base (LSB) is a specification designed to allow software companies to verify that Linux distributions and applications can run on different versions of Linux. It standardizes several software interfaces and includes test suites and documentation.
Large ISVs, including Linux distributors Red Hat and Novell's SuSE Linux, have voiced support for the LSB.
The China Electronics Standardization Institute (CESI) will establish a lab and … Read more