Developer Linux News for Nov 29, 1999
DominoPower Magazine: Life With Linux (Nov 29, 1999, 23:28)
"A quick and easy guide to installing Domino on Linux."
TechWeb: Corel Rockets Amid Linux Takeover Talk (Nov 29, 1999, 22:50)
"Red Hat buying Linux isn't outside the realm of possibility,
given that Red Hat has been criticized for not having a strong
distribution network -- something Corel could offer."
Inprise Developer News: Xtreme testing for Delphi programs (Nov 29, 1999, 21:09)
"A standard testing framework for Delphi has been long overdue.
Now there is one and it's even open source."
SGI: IRIS Performer 2.3 for Linux Now Available (Nov 29, 1999, 21:00)
"IRIS Performer for Linux brings the opportunity for Linux
software developers worldwide to utilize the premier
industry-standard programming interface for high-performance visual
Inter@ctive Investor: Corel bounds up 26 percent (Nov 29, 1999, 20:53)
"Shares have been building since September when the beta version
of the company's Wordperfect for Linux started getting a lot of
32BitsOnline: Captains of Industry: Sun, a Monopoly in Waiting (Nov 29, 1999, 20:47)
"I have a question at this point...... when was the last time
anyone subverted the GNU, Linux, OpenBSD, FreeBSD or NetBSD,
Python, Perl, Apache or PHP3 source code to any detrimental
Blackdown.org: Linux Java 1.2.2 RC2 (Nov 29, 1999, 20:28)
"Version 1.2.2-RC2 (Release Candidate 2) of the Linux Java 2
port has made it to many of the mirror sites around the world.
There have been a lot of changes and improvements with it; the
README.linux file details some of the highlights."
The Irish Times: May the source be with you (Nov 29, 1999, 18:07)
"In computing, you have definitely arrived when you become a
three-letter acronym. Eric S. Raymond (ESR) is among a handful of
people whose initials are as familiar to the cognoscenti as FAQ,
FYI and IRQ."
Perl News: Interface to Enlightenment IPC Released (Nov 29, 1999, 17:16)
"pesh is a Perl interface to Englightenment IPC."
Howto.Tucows.com (aka linux-howto.com) announces new kernel section (Nov 29, 1999, 16:54)
"Look through, or Download kernels, pre-releases, and patches
from the new kernel section at Howto."
Chicago Tribune: Linux letters (Nov 29, 1999, 16:42)
"Now that Linux has supplanted the Macintosh OS as the favorite
operating system for people who hate Microsoft, many of the same
attitudes expressed by the Mac Marines have been picked up by a
group I'll call the Penguinheads."
Marc Torres -- Interview from Linux Business Expo (Nov 29, 1999, 08:47)
In this Emmett Plant interview, Marc Torres, President of SuSE
Inc., tells Linux Today how SuSE became successful and what keeps
it one of the most popular Linux distributions.
Bruce Perens -- Interview from Linux Business Expo (Nov 29, 1999, 08:32)
In this revealing audio interview by Emmett Plant, Bruce tells
us about his new job as a banker for the Linux Capital Group, an
investment company that invests in Linux startups.
SysAdmin: Linux and the Y2K Bug (Nov 29, 1999, 08:30)
"Linux, like other POSIX-compliant operating systems, provides
facilities for coping with the Y2K bug, and software written
properly for Linux should be able to cope with the end of the