Infrastructure Linux News for Apr 23, 2002
Tonight Live: Kicking Dogs and Whacking Washington Part Two on The Linux Show (Apr 23, 2002, 20:30)
This week: "So much news I can not list it all here, but we will
talk CARP, Lindows, Gates (of course) and the Amphora light
Mandrake Linux 8.2 for PPC is Available (Apr 23, 2002, 17:30)
"MandrakeSoft is proud to announce the immediate availability of
Mandrake Linux 8.2 PPC, the second generation of the famous
Mandrake distribution for the PowerPC platform..."
Linux Journal: Emulate This!, Part 3 (Apr 23, 2002, 13:00)
"Bochs is an emulator for the x86 hardware platform. In other
words, it can emulate a PC of varying hardware configurations. When
you boot into Bochs, it will appear as though you are booting
another PC from inside your own PC, and in a way, you are..."
MandrakeSecure.net: Using GnuPG (Apr 23, 2002, 11:30)
This article will give you the rundown on how to make GPG keys,
revocation certificates, how to use GPG to protect your data and
identity, how to build a web of trust, and other goodies.
The Register: Gates: GPL Will Eat Your Economy, But BSD's Cool (Apr 23, 2002, 10:00)
"Gates was taking some pre-vetted (we presume) questions at last
week's Government Leaders Conference in Seattle, and had been asked
about the strengths and weaknesses associated with the adoption of
Open Source in governments..."
developerWorks: Create Native, Cross-platform GUI Applications (Apr 23, 2002, 08:30)
"The Java language has flourished in the server-side and applet
spaces, but when it comes to end-user applications, it isn't
usually a player. But it doesn't have to be this way. Using Linux,
the GNU Compiler for Java, and the Standard Widget Toolkit, you can
create fast, native GUI applications programmed in the Java
language... Veteran Java developer Kirk Vogen shows you how..."
AbiWord Weekly News #88 by Jesper Skov (Apr 23, 2002, 05:30)
The latest news from the AbiWord Project.