Infrastructure Linux News for Mar 30, 2004
NewsForge: Fair Use, Or Not Fair? (Mar 30, 2004, 20:00)
"In one sense, we do what we do because we like free and open
source software. But in another, we do it because it makes money
for the company we work for. This is a business, not a
internetnews.com: SCO Wants to Split IBM/Linux Fight into Two (Mar 30, 2004, 15:00)
"Rather, SCO's new motion asks the court to spin off into a
separate trial several counterclaims IBM made in 2003 in its formal
response to SCO's suit..."
OpenOffice.org: OpenOffice.org 1.1.1 Released (Mar 30, 2004, 14:00)
"Although primarily a bug fix release, OpenOffice.org 1.1.1 does
contain some new features..."
IT Manager's Journal: Serve Up Your Next Presentation (Mar 30, 2004, 13:00)
"Wouldn't it be nice, at your next presentation, to let audience
members download your 'customized for this event' sales brochure,
contact information, and product spec sheets directly into their
Tom's Hardware Guide: Migrating from Windows to Linux, Part 1: Preparation (Mar 30, 2004, 11:30)
"Crashes, viruses and headaches. You have had it with Windows
and you want to switch to Linux. Where to begin? How do you save
your documents? Will my hardware work...?"
The Linux Box: The Little Desktop That Could (Mar 30, 2004, 10:00)
"Are you tired of bloated desktop environments with three
integrated text editors (none of which include your beloved
FedoraNews: Contributing Articles: Implementing OpenVPN (Mar 30, 2004, 05:30)
"The Open Source implementations of the IPSec protocol are nice
because they are able to interoperate with pretty much any other
IPSec-based VPN; being Open Source, they are also cheap..."
Flexbeta: Cobind Desktop: Review and Interview (Mar 30, 2004, 04:00)
"Cobind Desktop does look a lot similar to Fedora, but as we
will discover soon, it does differ in many areas..."
IT-Analysis: The GPL And The Legal Challenge To It (Mar 30, 2004, 01:00)
"The GPL is, as far as I can see, the most innovative adjustment
to copyright and IP contracts that has occurred for decades--maybe