Infrastructure Linux News for Jan 09, 2004
San Francisco Chronicle: Lindows Loses Fight to Process Claims in Microsoft Suit (Jan 09, 2004, 19:00)
"A San Francisco judge shot down a Linux company's attempt to
process claims on behalf of customers in Microsoft's $1.1 billion
settlement with California consumers..."
ZDNet UK: SCO Ready to Hit Australian Linux Users (Jan 09, 2004, 14:30)
"The SCO Group is expanding its legal campaign against Linux
users around the globe..."
OSNews: DAMNSmallLinux Review (Jan 09, 2004, 11:30)
"As Linux on the desktop is getting bigger and better, with more
apps, more sleek looks (Galaxy, Keramik and Blue Curve for example)
and more idiot proof, I am going onto simpler, more condensed
LinuxReview: Xandros 2.0 - Standard Edition (Jan 09, 2004, 10:00)
"After seeing that Xandros 2.0 was soon to be released and that
it actually had fairly up to date software, such as KDE 3.1, I knew
I had to try it..."
CXOtoday: Forbes To Abandon Problematic Windows 2003 Server (Jan 09, 2004, 08:30)
"Bogged down with recurring abnormal errors and business logic
malfunctions, Forbes Infotainment, which runs an online lottery
system in the country, is currently evaluating the option of
switching over to the Linux platform..." [Link repaired.
OSNews: A Review of Knoppix (Jan 09, 2004, 03:00)
"When Knoppix was first released it was heralded as
revolutionary in the Linux world. Its autodetection and
configuration capabilities were unsurpassed..."
Reuters/Hindustan Times: UN Agency Picks India's Simputer for Bhutan Project (Jan 09, 2004, 01:00)
"The Simputer, India's first home-grown handheld designed for
the rural masses, is making its international foray through a deal
with the UN's International Telecommunication Union and the
Buddhist kingdom of Bhutan..."
InfoWorld: English Version of China's Red Flag Linux Delayed (Jan 09, 2004, 00:00)
"English version now scheduled to ship in third quarter..."