Infrastructure Linux News for Nov 12, 2002
Tonight Live:Gates and MS Waste No Time, Windowsrefund.Net, PLUS Linux Cafe (Nov 12, 2002, 22:00)
"In particular, Russ (and the whole panel) on Bill Gate's (ok so
maybe he is the anti-Christ after all)& Microsoft's (shall we
say questionable) behaviors in India, Doc talks about the Linux
Cafe, Jeff on Oracle and the end of the IT down turn, Adobe's
Microsoft woes, and more..."
InfoWorld: Red Hat to Use Oracle's Cluster Software (Nov 12, 2002, 17:30)
OracleWorld: "The Linux vendor Monday announced
it will include Oracle's Cluster File System (OCFS) in future
releases of Red Hat Advanced Server..."
developerWorks: Lightweight Linux, Part 1 (Nov 12, 2002, 08:30)
"Hardware is only as old as the software it runs: a modern
operating system and up-to-date applications return an older system
to productivity. This article provides best practices and
step-by-step guidance on how to build a working Linux system on
older hardware or on modern hardware with limited memory and
BBC: Award for Namibia Schools Project (Nov 12, 2002, 07:00)
"SchoolNet Namibia was singled out by the judges at a ceremony
in Addis Ababa in Ethiopia as an exemplary role model for the
sustainable introduction of computers in schools across
ZDNet Australia: Create a Linux Boot CD (Nov 12, 2002, 05:30)
"There are three constants in life: death, taxes, and system
crashes. All three may be inevitable, but at least you can recover
from a system crash..."
Australian IT: Unix to be Pushed Out (Nov 12, 2002, 02:30)
"Senior research analyst and report author Mike Davis, from
UK-based Butler Group, said the shift had started with smaller
businesses moving to install Linux for file and print services,
replacing Windows NT and lower-end Unix..."
Electricnews.net: Irish Linux Pioneer Dies (Nov 12, 2002, 01:00)
"Dr John O'Gorman of the University of Limerick, the author of a
number of works on programming and computer science, died this week