Infrastructure Linux News for Feb 19, 2003
ZDNet: Red Hat Upgrade Backs IBM Intel Server (Feb 19, 2003, 23:30)
"Leading Linux seller Red Hat quietly released an updated
version of its Advanced Server product last week that adds support
for IBM's x440 server, an important expansion for both
DistroWatch: A User Review of Debian GNU/Linux (Feb 19, 2003, 17:30)
"While most reviews tend to focus on the installation and
initial impressions of various distributions, I thought it might be
of interest for readers to hear about the past couple of months
dabbling in the meta-distribution known as Debian..."
OfB.biz: Mandrake Releases First 9.1 Release Candidate (Feb 19, 2003, 14:30)
"MandrakeSoft's Mandrake Linux 9.1 made a major step towards
release today as the first release candidate started appearing on
servers..." Link to short blurb within.
Linux Journal: Configuring a Virtual Server Instance for Quick Recovery (Feb 19, 2003, 13:00)
"Learning about and using the three disk modes of VMware's GSX
Linux Journal: About Fosdem (Feb 19, 2003, 09:00)
"Fosdem isn't merely about trying to put as much technical data
as possible into your head in one weekend. Above all, the meeting
is a social event, in which developers and free software
enthusiasts from around the world meet and chat..."
LinuxWorld: Making MySQL, ODBC & OpenOffice 1.0 Work Together, Part 2 (Feb 19, 2003, 07:00)
"OpenOffice.org is more sophisticated and powerful than I
realized. It can be made to work with various database-management
systems, and it can do the mailmerge functions required by many
SOHO types. Ease-of-use issues need attention..."
Linux Journal: Running Linux in a New World (Feb 19, 2003, 03:00)
"A classic guide upgrades to stay current and reflect changes
without sacrificing its accessibility and mastery..."
internetnews.com: PGA on Par to Roll Out TOURCast (Feb 19, 2003, 01:00)
"By the time the Nissan Open kicks off on Thursday in Los
Angeles, the PGA Tour is hoping that Linux will be able to bring
golf fans closer to the action than ever before..."