Infrastructure Linux News for Oct 15, 2003
The Register: NTL Turns Back on Linux Users (Oct 15, 2003, 23:30)
"NTL has cut off Linux users from its Freedom dial-up ISP
service after imposing new dialler software that only runs on
Windows and the Mac OS..."
internetnews.com: SCO Gets Lift in Form of 'Buy' Rating (Oct 15, 2003, 15:51)
Breaking News: "Despite all of the negative
attention it has received from the brouhaha it touched off by
laying a claim to Linux copyrights, the SCO Group was praised by
investment firm Deutsche Bank with a 'buy' rating and projected
stock price of $45..."
NewsForge: Recovering Linux Files and Filesystems (Oct 15, 2003, 13:00)
"Last time we talked about resizing and defragmenting Linux
filesystems. This time, in the final article in this series, we'll
look at how to recover lost files..."
ZDNet Australia: An IBM-Microsoft Conspiracy? (Oct 15, 2003, 10:00)
"Gates Mills, Ohio, is an actual town--population 2,508. Some
'Microsoft is evil' conspiracy theorists believe that in this town
resides the software world's version of 'The Truman Show...'"
[Link repaired. -ed.]
Unstrung: Swiss Firm Intros Linux Suite (Oct 15, 2003, 08:30)
"This high-quality release includes most useful communications
and networking protocols, a simple and complete remote management
system, the 99.9999% carrier-grade uptime using High-Availability
Computerworld Australia: Australia's History Archived in OpenOffice.org (Oct 15, 2003, 02:30)
"Australia's history will be viewed digitally in the
OpenOffice.org office suite as part of plans to preserve the
quality and accessibility of government documents..."
eWeek: Mozilla Charts an Independent Course (Oct 15, 2003, 00:00)
"Mozilla, the open source Web browser project recently freed
from its corporate creator, wants to become more than a techie's
tool. It wants to become part of a regular user's online