Infrastructure Linux News for Jun 24, 1999
Denver Journal: Denver joins Linux bandwagon (Jun 24, 1999, 23:46)
"Internet pioneers including Amazon.com and EToys are Linux
TechRepublic: Linux: The Penguin is red hot (Jun 24, 1999, 19:54)
"... does Linux have a role within your organization?
TechRepublic has assembled a focus report aimed at helping
LinuxPR: Open Source Writer's Group Logo Contest (Jun 24, 1999, 19:49)
"The Open Source Writer's Group is calling for submissions for a
mascot or logo to represent the OSWG."
Mozilla team member, John McMullen, passes away (Jun 24, 1999, 18:42)
"mozilla.org is deeply saddened to report the passing of John
McMullen, Netscape employee and valued member of the Mozilla
PNG Has Finally "Made It," Claims O'Reilly Author (Jun 24, 1999, 17:18)
"Designed as an open-source format to replace GIF (which uses a
proprietary compression scheme...), PNG is better, smaller, more
extensible, and--best of all--free..."
PC Quest: Review of Red Hat 6.0 (Jun 24, 1999, 16:27)
"Red Hat Linux 6.0 is an important upgrade..."
Caldera Systems and IBM sign Agreement to Support OpenLinux Platform (Jun 24, 1999, 15:30)
"OpenLinux Tour, Dedicated Support Resources, and Education
Agreement Will Help Resellers Capitalize on High-Growth Linux
3D Technology, Inc. offers HP Visualize workstations for sale (Jun 24, 1999, 14:57)
These workstations are specifically designed for high-end CAD or
MacWEEK.com: The Darwinist: Growing snowballs (Jun 24, 1999, 14:50)
"NetBSD has generally been considered the most portable
open-source flavor of the Berkeley Standard Distribution..."
White Camel Awards at O'Reilly Perl Conference 3.0 (Jun 24, 1999, 12:54)
"The rare white camel, prized by desert-dwellers, is the
inspiration for a new award recognizing the Perl community's
'unsung heroes'--those who have devoted extraordinary creativity,
energy, and time to the non-technical work that supports Perl's
active and loyal user community."
Learn Linux CD-ROM available (Jun 24, 1999, 12:00)
This CD-ROM contains the documents and texts useful for learning
and teaching Linux and Unix operations.
IT-Director.com: Microsoft - the search for analogies and the Linux defence (Jun 24, 1999, 11:40)
"Schmalensee... finally played his Linux ace..."
'The Magic Cauldron' by Eric S. Raymond released (Jun 24, 1999, 11:08)
"... the third paper in the sequence that began with `The
Cathedral and the Bazaar'..."
IBM offers six Linux sessions at RS/6000 Technical University (Jun 24, 1999, 10:01)
"IBM will be offering six sessions on Linux at the IBM RS/6000
Technical University, a conference which will be held September 13
- 17, 1999 in Atlanta, Georgia."
VARBusiness: Caldera Pushes 'Linux For Business' At PC Expo (Jun 24, 1999, 00:11)
"With a steady stream of show-goers picking up free Linux CDs in
the background, Caldera Systems Inc. promoted its 'OpenLinux Tour'
at PC Expo this week and sought to sign up VAR partners.