Infrastructure Linux News for Jan 27, 1999
MandrakeSoft/Linux-Mandrake at IT COMDEX, Paris, France in February (Jan 27, 1999, 20:44)
Linux-Mandrake is a Red Hat Linux distribution with the addition
HP Embraces Linux, Adds Red Hat to Covision Program (Jan 27, 1999, 19:57)
"Commercial Customers Now Will Be Able to Access Leading
Linux-Based Internet Applications, Support and Professional
News.com: Dell to team up with Linux, too (Jan 27, 1999, 19:25)
"Dell Computer is expected to... more actively sell and support
versions of... Linux."
News.com: Details emerge on Linux plans (Jan 27, 1999, 16:42)
"Linux is taking another step toward corporate credibility as
big-name computer companies like Hewlett-Packard, Compaq, IBM, and
Silicon Graphics scramble to respond to swelling customer demand
and add support for Linux."
LUGs get LJ Archive CD-ROMs FREE when joining GLUE (Jan 27, 1999, 15:09)
UPDATED: Voices from the Open Source Revolution (Jan 27, 1999, 14:48)
O'Reilly announces publication of new book.
BREAKING NEWS: Hewlett Packard to officially port Linux to its platforms (Jan 27, 1999, 12:11)
Forms alliance with Red Hat software for end-to-end service and
support for HP customers.
LinuxApps.com receives major make-over (Jan 27, 1999, 10:33)
Matthew Tebbens, custodian of LinuxApps.com, has re-implemented
his website with new graphics and a cleaner layout.
ZD Net: Penguin Speak: Building a Server That Doesn't Crash (Jan 27, 1999, 10:19)
"Welcome to Penguin Speak, DevHead's new monthly column on
Enterprise Computing: Sun uncorks Jini, names partners (Jan 27, 1999, 00:04)
"Jini is the first case where Sun is trying out its new
Community Source License, a middle way between the free-for-all
techniques of open-source software development and the more tightly
controlled world of traditional proprietary technology."
Linux at the Westan Millennium Show (Jan 27, 1999, 00:02)
"This is a brief rundown of what transpired when one of our
colleagues gave a presentation of the growth of Linux in Business
to around 500 influential Australian IT-industry movers and
Windows Refund Newsletter - Issue 1 is available (Jan 27, 1999, 00:00)
"It is aimed at those interested in obtaining a refund for
unused copies of Microsoft Windows, typically those bundled with a
Bay Area Windows Refund Day group issues press release (Jan 27, 1999, 00:00)
Microsoft to be asked to return price of unused software on
February 15, "Windows Refund Day"