Infrastructure Linux News for Mar 31, 1999
EE Times: Synopsys brings Linux into EDA mainstream (Mar 31, 1999, 15:24)
"The open-source Linux operating system will receive by far its
biggest EDA endorsement next week..."
VNUNet: Linux take up will soar next few years (Mar 31, 1999, 14:31)
"Linux shipments are predicted to grow faster than the total
shipments of all other client or server operated
CNET News.com: Gates's DOS worries found in 1989 email (Mar 31, 1999, 14:31)
"Caldera is citing Gates' memo and other Microsoft documents to
support its claim that the company engaged in illegal predatory
InfoWorld: IDC: Linux likely to lead OS growth through 2003 (Mar 31, 1999, 14:23)
"Growth in commercial shipments of the Linux operating system
will outpace other client or server operating environments through
Other Operating Environments Will Have Trouble Keeping up with Linux's Growth, IDC Says (Mar 31, 1999, 11:34)
"Linux Commercial Shipments Will Increase at a Four-Year Rate of
VA Research Announces Manufacturing Relationship With Flextronics International (Mar 31, 1999, 11:19)
"... Flextronics will manufacture VA's workstation and server
product lines requiring volume production...."
New webpage for people getting started with Linux (Mar 31, 1999, 07:55)
"Basically it holds your hand when dealing with some of the more
confusing topics with Linux. It talks about installing linux,
configuring Xwindows, connecting to your ISP, common commands, file
rights and setting up a firewall with IP masquerading. I hope some
of you stop by and find it useful."
IT Week: Tim O'Reilly talks Open Source (Mar 31, 1999, 07:12)
"Publisher Tim O'Reilly needs no introduction to the Internet
community, as his reference books have become the staple of
Web-facing IT departments. One of the architects behind the Open
Source branding initiative, a board member of the IETF and trustee
of the Internet Society, O'Reilly was in London for the launch of
O'Reilly UK. He spoke to Andrew Orlowski, news editor of IT
Siamese 3-Pack case announcement (Mar 31, 1999, 03:19)
"... designed with our Multi-OS platform in mind and combines up
to three complete computer motherboards in one strong, space
efficient and good looking case..."
StarOffice 5.0 FilterUpdate *Now Available* (Mar 31, 1999, 03:08)
"... our latest release, StarOffice 5.0 FilterUpdate, is a
significant improvement over earlier versions."
Wired: Open-Source Guru Resigning? (Mar 31, 1999, 01:12)
"Eric Raymond, controversial spokesman for the Linux community,
published an impassioned plea to his brethren to find a replacement