Developer Linux News for May 03, 1999
InfoWorld: ObjectShare delivers development tools suite for Linux (May 03, 1999, 20:45)
"VisualWorks for Linux, which includes all the SmallTalk source
code..., allows programmers to work on lower-cost hardware
ABC News: Linuxcare gets venture capital funding, names CFO (May 03, 1999, 20:32)
"Linuxcare Inc. ... said it has received its first round of
financing, led by Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, one of
Silicon Valley's largest venture capital firms."
LinuxWorld: An overview of Linux installation tools (May 03, 1999, 20:02)
"Linux configuration support comes in lots of packages."
LinuxWorld: Nicholas Petreley -- Put these destinations on your Linux roadmap (May 03, 1999, 19:57)
"Oats: the real reason Linux needs to address fault
FairfaxIT: Learning from the enemy (May 03, 1999, 17:42)
"Microsoft is your best ally."
ABCNEWS.com: Chat with Linux Torvalds (May 03, 1999, 17:25)
Not to be outdone by MSNBC, ABC News is hosting a Linus chat
forum on Wednesday at 2:00pm ET.
CNET Gamecenter.com: Linux QIII Test (May 03, 1999, 15:00)
"Who would have thought that Linux would become the OS of choice
for a Quake player?"
Proven Software,Inc. releases Proven dk, Small Business Edition (May 03, 1999, 10:27)
"Proven dk is a single-user quick entry bookkeeping package
written specifically for the Linux desktop. The Small Business
Edition is priced at $99 (US)."
EE Times: ISPcon eyes cost-conscious paths to expanded access, services (May 03, 1999, 09:27)
"IC-2000 is one of several ISPs closely examining the expansion
into Linux support."
CRN: US West Using OS For Online Ordering -- Carriers warm up to idea of running NT internally (May 03, 1999, 09:21)
"But the carrier marketplace is still solid Unix territory, and
executives at some of the largest carriers said they expect it to
remain that way for some time."
BW: ObjectShare Releases VisualWorks 3.1 for Linux, Available Soon via website (May 03, 1999, 08:28)
"VisualWorks for Linux is a comprehensive development tool suite
for creating powerful and easily maintained applications that will
run unchanged on Linux, Windows, Macintosh and most Unix
TechReview: Titans Talk Tech: Bill G. and Michael D. (May 03, 1999, 08:01)
MIT's "Magazine of Innovation" interviews Bill Gates.
Linux kernel 2.2.7-ac1 released (May 03, 1999, 07:52)
No announcement has yet been received. The patch is available
The Ottawa Citizen: Corel's new rebel recruits (May 03, 1999, 07:33)
"War against Microsoft shifts as HCC and Corel Computer
re-launch as Rebel.com"