Infrastructure Linux News for Apr 13, 2004
Toronto Star: Voices: Linux vs Windows (Apr 13, 2004, 22:45)
"We asked you what kind of threat you think Linux poses to
Microsoft Windows. Here's what you had to say..."
Australian IT: ABC Restricts Open Source Option (Apr 13, 2004, 16:00)
"In calling for expressions of interest, it says 'submissions
from consultants aggregating third-party software, including
open-source software will not be considered...'"
Linux Journal: Welcome to Linux, 2004 (Apr 13, 2004, 13:00)
"Don Marti responds to a new user's inquiry on a local mailing
Designtechnica: Linux Powers Sony's New Navigation System (Apr 13, 2004, 11:30)
"Sony Corp has chosen the Linux operating system to power its
car navigation system, equipped with a hard disk drive, which is
due for release in June..."
LinuxDevices: RTAI Release Brings Real-Time Add-ons to Linux 2.6 (Apr 13, 2004, 08:30)
"Project Leader Paolo Mantegazza reports that a test version of
RTAI-3.1 is available for download, featuring real-time support for
Linux 2.4.xx and 2.6.x..."
Linux.com: CLI for Noobies: test This (Apr 13, 2004, 05:30)
"Last week I mentioned in closing that there would be a test. I
hope you took that seriously, you malingering, mousiefied,
GUI-addicts, because this week is test week..."
OSNews: Preconceived Usage Patterns Hamper the Wider Adoptation of Linux (Apr 13, 2004, 04:00)
"Now, almost a year and a half later, I am huge booster of open
source and I have converted four of my fellow computer geek friends
to the Mandrake distro..."
LinuxInsider: Getting Certified in Open Source Applications (Apr 13, 2004, 03:15)
"A growing number of companies and government agencies around
the world are starting to deploy Linux and other open source
OSNews: Confessions of a Slacker (Apr 13, 2004, 02:30)
"This is an article about my experiences with Slackware 9.1, a
distribution of Linux that I find enjoyable, along with programs
that I find useful and enjoyable..."