Infrastructure Linux News for Aug 16, 2002
InfoWorld: HP's Linux Icon Chooses Politics Over Paycheck (Aug 16, 2002, 21:00)
"Bruce Perens, an icon in the open source community and a senior
strategist with HP's Linux software group, disclosed Thursday that
he is planning to leave the company in order to become more
politically active, a move that has been ill-received by HP
management, he said..."
NewsForge: Ex-Star Trek Star to be "World's Number One Linux Cheerleader" (Aug 16, 2002, 20:00)
"With Lindows borked, Wheaton didn't even try to go through tech
support at Michael Robertson's kingdom. He went straight for the
real thing: Mandrake..."
MandrakeSoft: Mandrake Linux 9.0 Beta 3 Released (Aug 16, 2002, 19:00)
"The third Beta of the upcoming Mandrake Linux 9.0 is now
available..." Announcment within.
Community: MobiliX: The Gauls Want a Second Round in Court (Aug 16, 2002, 11:00)
"Even before the end of the appeals deadline, Lés
Editions Albert René has filed an appeal against the
decision against them from the German court. The lawyers on both
sides have until September 26 to provide new arguments..."
LWN.net Weekly Edition for August 15, 2002 (Aug 16, 2002, 09:00)
In this week's report: Engaging with government; the DSSA;
LinuxWorld; SourceForge and IBM; LWN status.
Mandrake Linux Community Newsletter -- Issue #55 (Aug 16, 2002, 07:00)
This Week's Summary: New 8.2 "Update CDs" at MandrakeStore;
Mandrake in the News; The Latest MandrakeClub Activities; Business
Case of the Week; Security-related Software Updates; FYI --
Software Locations; more.
PCWorld: Is Linux Selling Out? (Aug 16, 2002, 04:00)
LinuxWorld Expo Wrap-Up: As we close this
year's coverage of LinuxWorld Expo 2002, it is only fitting that to
hear Linus Torvalds' opinion on all of this hulabaloo...
ZDNet: Is Linux Outgrowing Its Roots? (Aug 16, 2002, 03:00)
LinuxWorld Expo Wrap-Up: "We are entering a new
phase in the evolution of Linux and open source, in which the
stakes are higher, capitalism rules, and holding the community
spirit together becomes much more difficult..."
CNN/Money: Why You Should Keep an Eye on Linux (Aug 16, 2002, 01:00)
LinuxWorld Expo Wrap-Up: A recap of the LWE
events from CNN and Money Magazine. (Don't let the first few
paragraphs fool you.)
OSNews: Exclusive Report from the LinuxWorld Exhibition Floor (Aug 16, 2002, 00:00)
LinuxWorld Expo Wrap-Up: You've read about all
of the big business announcements coming out of San Francisco this
week--but what was it like on the show floor? OSNews has this
mini-travelogue of the comings and goings at LWE.