Developer Linux News for Aug 30, 1999
GNOME Summary, August 22-30, 1999 (Aug 30, 1999, 20:46)
PRNewswire: Advanced Management Solutions Announces...Enterprise Project Management Suite for Linux (Aug 30, 1999, 19:26)
"Availability of Market-Leading Suite of Applications Reinforces
Emergence Of Linux as New Enterprise Platform."
Benjamin Cox speaks out on the LinuxFund.org Project (Aug 30, 1999, 19:21)
In this audio broadcast, LinuxFund.org CEO Benjamin Cox and Dave
Whitinger discuss the LinuxFund.org project.
PRNewswire: Timpanogas Research Group Announces Open Source...NDS-Compliant Directory on...Linux (Aug 30, 1999, 19:19)
"...this directory will bring the superior performance and
management capabilities of Novell's NDS to Windows NT, Windows 2000
TechWeek: Major PC Players Tout New Linux Products (Aug 30, 1999, 16:35)
"Some major players in the computer industry got behind Linux in
a big way at LinuxWorld. The Trillian project team, consisting of
IBM, Intel, SGI, Hewlett-Packard, VA Linux Systems and Cygnus,
announced a port of Linux to Intel's much-anticipated Merced
Sun.com: Is Bill Gates the Ginger Rogers of the computer industry? (Aug 30, 1999, 16:24)
"As a visionary, Bill Gates is a pretty good dancer. He brings
to mind not Fred Astaire, probably the most famous and most watched
dancer of all time, but his frequent partner, Ginger Rogers."
BW: Andover.Net Announces Techmailings; Leading Source of Mailings for the Linux And IT Communities (Aug 30, 1999, 16:19)
"Leading Site Offers Comprehensive Directory of Over 3,900 Free
Technology Newsletters and Discussion Lists"
BW: AIS Ships XESS 4.1 Enterprise Spreadsheet for Linux, UNIX, OpenVMS, and Windows NT (Aug 30, 1999, 16:17)
"Applied Information Systems (AIS) announced today that it has
begun the general release of XESS 4.1, a major revision of the
popular spreadsheet and related development tools for Linux, UNIX,
OpenVMS, and Windows NT systems."
Reuters: Linux hype sends Corel on tear (Aug 30, 1999, 16:07)
"Linux fervor continued to fuel massive gains for Corel Corp. on
Monday as the software developer basked in spillover from a U.S.
rush for firms associated with the operating system."
3rd State of the Perl Onion (Aug 30, 1999, 14:40)
"Larry Wall has made available a copy of his 3rd State of the
Perl Onion which he recently delivered."
Delphi for Linux Likely Says Borland Executive (Aug 30, 1999, 06:12)
Michael Swindell, Senior Product Manager for Borland's Linux
development, speaks candidly about his company's Linux plans.
The Linux Today Phone Project (Aug 30, 1999, 04:01)
"The program grabs Linux Today headlines and sends them to your
cell phone or pager so that as news breaks for Linux, you can be
kept abrest of it, no matter where you are."
DaveNet: Windows NT setup Cruel and Unusual Punishment (Aug 30, 1999, 02:57)
"Compared to this process, setting up Linux was a breeze."
Boston Globe: FreeBSD, 'the other Linux,' takes a different approach to free software (Aug 30, 1999, 02:48)
"... FreeBSD... has a strong reputation among people in the