Infrastructure Linux News for Mar 29, 2004
Consulting Times: The GIMP 2.0: Nemesis on the Desktop (Mar 29, 2004, 23:30)
"If Microsoft can play it cool shrugging off the embarrassing
and expensive EU ruling and ignore the new old dirty linen, then
the Redmond juggernaut will soil their lederhosen at the news that
the new GIMP 2.0 runs on Windows..."
2CPU.com: Linux Kernel Comparison: 2.6.4 vs. 2.4.25 (Mar 29, 2004, 22:00)
"Something I've been promising for a couple of months has been a
comparison of Linux kernels 2.6 and 2.4..."
LinuxPlanet: Mandrake Is On The Move (Mar 29, 2004, 21:00)
"Even though it's only a public beta, the newest Mandrakelinux
is definitely worth the download, some rough edges notwithstanding.
Here's why I think so..."
The Register: Indian 'Simputer' to Bridge Digital Divide (Mar 29, 2004, 18:00)
"In a nation where only nine in 1,000 people own a computer, a
long-awaited device has finally been launched to bring the poor
into the information age..."
Red Hat: Fedora Core 2 Test 2 Available (Mar 29, 2004, 16:00)
"Fedora Core test 2 is available for
x86 and x86-64
It should not be installed where production is hot;
use it only for test, as we say quite a lot..."
Groklaw: SCO Motion to Bifurcate in IBM Case (Mar 29, 2004, 16:00)
"'I'm waiting for the Motion to Bifurcate. I'm sure SCO wants to
split its hopeless claims from its less hopeless claims...'"
eWeek: U.S. Lindows Judge Proposes Compromise (Mar 29, 2004, 15:00)
"Coughenour proposed this deal in an expedited hearing that
Lindows.com had requested..."
LinuxHardware.org: Opteron Workstation Boards Reviewed (Mar 29, 2004, 10:00)
"In this review we take a look at the two main contenders in the
Opteron workstation category..."
Small Business Computing: A Small Business Guide to Linux on the Desktop (Mar 29, 2004, 07:00)
"The Open Source community is loudly proclaiming that the Linux
desktop is ready for prime time. As a result, many small businesses
are considering the move..."