Infrastructure Linux News for Mar 26, 2002
Tonight Live: Microsoft's Festering Wounds, Taking It to the Street, and a Book Review (Mar 26, 2002, 20:30)
"Tonight we ask the listeners indulge us a bit as we introduce
our New Political Action Committee The Open Technology Consortium.
We will have a URL available for users to review our initial
Position Statement by ShowTime..."
O'Reilly: Opening Up the PlayStation 2 with Linux
(Mar 26, 2002, 19:30)
"The bout between Sony, Nintendo, and Microsoft with their video
game consoles could become even more heated when Linux enters the
fray this spring. Sony will sell online the 'Linux (for PlayStation
2)' Release 1.0 in the U.S. in May 2002. (A European version will
come out that month, too, and the Japanese version earlier in
IDG.net: Sharp's Linux PDA Debuts in US (Mar 26, 2002, 17:30)
"Sharp this week put on sale its Linux-based Zaurus handheld
computer and included one unexpected feature: a $50 price
LinuxDevices: RTAI goes (Partly) GPL (Mar 26, 2002, 13:00)
"In response to worries about the possibility of
patent-infringement lawsuits arising from the granting of a patent
covering certain techniques used in RTLinux, the open source
license covering portions of RTAI (a competing real-time extension
to Linux) has recently been changed from LGPL to GPL..."
Kernel Cousin GNUe #21 by Peter Sullivan (Mar 26, 2002, 11:06)
This Cousin covers the three main mailing lists for the GNU
Enterprise project, gnue, gnue-dev and gnue-announce.
KDE.org: The People Behind KDE: Eva Brucherseifer (Mar 26, 2002, 05:00)
This weeks' person behind KDE is Eva Brucherseifer, the multi
talented Electrical Engineer from Darmstadt, Germany.
LinuxWorld: How to Get Started Editing Video & Audio with Linux (Mar 26, 2002, 01:00)
"The question that had me going 'think, think, think' was
whether or not I could toss the VCR editing solution and do the
assembly and editing on my Linux desktop..."