Developer Linux News for Sep 22, 2000
PRNewswire: Prometheus Wins Competition to Provide Online Software For Vanderbilt University (Sep 22, 2000, 22:31)
"Prometheus, a scalable software that is based on a Cold Fusion
application layer and is licensed with open-source code."
PRNewswire: Inprise/Borland Offers Free Seminars to Software Professionals Across North America (Sep 22, 2000, 22:25)
"With so many tools available today, 'Borland on Tour' is a
great venue to eliminate the confusion and help companies determine
the appropriate tools necessary to ensure the success of their
PRNewswire: Intrinsyc Unveils Vertical Market Application for Building, Factory & Office Automation (Sep 22, 2000, 22:09)
"Intrinsyc deviceOPC for Linux provides more options for our
customers in industrial automation and building automation, two of
our key vertical markets."
Government Technology: Linux: The New Viking Invasion (Sep 22, 2000, 19:22)
"Linux offers several advantages over other operating systems,
among them are cost, scalability, reliability and
LinuxPR: PMFax, Top-selling OS/2 Fax Software, Available on Linux
(Sep 22, 2000, 16:59)
"...provides full-featured fax and voice features and supports a
wide variety of modems and fax hardware."
Korea Herald: Hancom releases own Linux-based operating system (Sep 22, 2000, 15:07)
"...will package the Hancom Linux OS 1.0 with its branded office
suite programs. It adopts a graphic users interface familiar to
users of Windows OS."
LinuxPR: QLITech Linux Computers Unveils Updated Advanced Multimedia Workstation (Sep 22, 2000, 14:27)
"...featuring AMD Athlon "Thunderbird" 800, 900, and 950
processors. ...a Matrox G400 32Mb AGP Graphics Card, 128Mb of
PC-133 SDRAM, the now famous "Linux Cool Keyboard", as well as a
12X DVD-ROM, and a Creative Labs SBLive! sound card with 5 speaker
surround sound system."
Matrox offers Beta Linux Drivers for XFree86 4.01 (Sep 22, 2000, 13:41)
Matrox has posted drivers for XFree86 4.01 on its website.
Wired: Africa: The Linux Continent? (Sep 22, 2000, 13:33)
"At the heart of Githogori's quest is the explosive politics of
proprietary versus free, open-source software. In Africa, even with
its few computers, this debate is now boiling down to a clash
between Microsoft Windows (MSFT) and Linux OS."
Borland: Presentation: Project Kylix - Native Rapid Application Development for Linux (Sep 22, 2000, 07:42)
"The goal of Project Kylix is to produce a high-performance
Rapid Application Development (RAD) development tool for