Developer Linux News for Feb 03, 1999
Kernel Traffic Issue #4 Released (Feb 03, 1999, 23:55)
The excellent weekly Linux kernel newsletter summarizes the
kernel world's news.
Linux kernel 2.2.1ac4 released (Feb 03, 1999, 22:13)
News.com: Microsoft touts online licensing (Feb 03, 1999, 21:27)
"The program may help fend off incursions into Microsoft's user
base from Linux and open source software providers."
News.com: O'Reilly snags Internet pioneer (Feb 03, 1999, 21:22)
"Brian Behlendorf, an Internet pioneer who helped found the
popular Apache Web server software, has agreed to become chief
technology officer of new ventures at publisher O'Reilly and
32BitsOnline: Proprietary Software (Feb 03, 1999, 18:35)
"Warning. The following is a rant, and as such, represents an
extremely biased opinion." -- Rob Bos
Segfault: Another Eric Raymond Wannabe Is Born (Feb 03, 1999, 18:18)
Don't imagine that Richard Stallman, Eric Raymond and Tim
O'Reilly have plumbed the ultimate depths of comprehending the Free
Software movement. Recap takes us down to a new level -- glug!
OCRegister: City offices - without Windows (Feb 03, 1999, 16:11)
"Garden Grove's... police brass wanted a new $100,000 system.
Shingledecker said Linux could do it for $2,000. Guess who won
Microsoft Sitebuilder Network Magazine: Perl of Wisdom (Feb 03, 1999, 14:49)
Perl, the ultimate Trojan horse, has infiltrated Microsoft..
Packet Engines Announces Collaborative Development Of G-NIC II Gigabit
Ethernet NIC Drivers Supporting Linux, VIA and BSD For Gigabit Ethernet (Feb 03, 1999, 12:31)
"... the only Linux, VIA and BSD Unix Gigabit Ethernet network
interface card (NIC) drivers available today."
Download.com features Demo of Applixware (Feb 03, 1999, 11:28)
662 copies have been downloaded since it went online February
Product release of the MIMER DBMS for Linux (Feb 03, 1999, 11:08)
Sysdeco Mimer offers full support.
SVLUG: Distributions with Linux 2.2 Early Availability (Feb 03, 1999, 03:39)
Pacific HiTech TurboLinux and Debian Linux have already updated
their distributions to kernel 2.2.
Network World Fusion: Solaris chief: Linux great for Sun (Feb 03, 1999, 01:54)
"... no other Unix vendor is embracing Linux as an NT
alternative more warmly than Sun."