Infrastructure Linux News for Jul 27, 2004
osViews: An Informed Rant About Desktop UNIXes (Jul 27, 2004, 23:30)
"Yesterday I was reminded of why I hate UNIX-based desktop
Tonight Live: Is the SUN Setting? on The Linux Show (Jul 27, 2004, 23:00)
"We will cover the hot news of the week including: the
strangeness of SUN, The new OSDN, Microsoft, HP, SCO, the French
and a new GPL, Ken Brown of ADTI; plus a clueless pundit or
ARNnet: Open Source Additions Enhance UnixWare (Jul 27, 2004, 21:30)
"With the newest release of The SCO Group's UnixWare, it could
be said that this variety of Unix is starting to look a lot more
ExtremeTech: Xandros Ships Version 2.5 of Linux OS (Jul 27, 2004, 21:00)
"Xandros Networks on Tuesday announced the release of version
2.5 of the Xandros Desktop OS with an updated CrossOver Office
OSNews: A Year With Lycoris Desktop/LX (Jul 27, 2004, 19:00)
"Has is really been a year? How the time flew by... In July 2003
I took a gamble that's paid off like I never imagined it would. In
early 2003, I came across Lycoris and Desktop/LX..."
NewsForge: OSCON Under Way (Jul 27, 2004, 16:00)
"Most of the 1,500 OSCON 2004 attendees in Portland managed to
shake off the city's abnormally hot weekend and the Portland
Brewer's Festival to show up for informative training and
Groklaw: SCO's UNIX Timeline Chart Goes Poof (Jul 27, 2004, 13:45)
"If you visit SCO's SCOsource page, you will find their 'UNIX
System Development Timeline' link now points you not to their
edited version but to the original Eric Levenez chart. Their
'personalized' chart has gone bye-bye..."
ChannelZone: Linux Certifications Can Pay Off Big (Jul 27, 2004, 12:00)
"The Linux business is growing fast, and the right Linux
certification can help you grow with it..."
InfoWorld: Linux-based Nitix Serves the Works (Jul 27, 2004, 10:45)
"If there's one thing IT managers of small businesses or branch
offices need, it's solid, uncomplicated technology. Net Integration
Technologies thinks it has the answer..."
DigiTimes: Linux ESC-Asia to be Held in Taiwan This Week (Jul 27, 2004, 08:30)
"The fourth embedded systems conference in Asia will be held in
Hsinchu, Taiwan, July 28 and 29..."
O'Reilly: Canon PowerShot A60 on Fedora Core 2 (Jul 27, 2004, 08:00)
"I do have a lot of notes stored up on my experiences with
Fedora Core 2, and I need to hurry up and get them posted, but I
wanted to push out these notes on my experience reading pictures
and movies from my Canon PowerShot A60 using the USB..."
Linux Journal: OOo Off the Wall: Setting Up Page Styles in OOo Writer (Jul 27, 2004, 07:30)
"A little planning ahead will make your word processing tasks
easier and keep your documents looking consistent as they
Linux.com: CLI Magic: File Transfer Protocol (Jul 27, 2004, 07:00)
"In my opinion, there are very few--if any--programs in the
history of computing that have made a greater contribution to the
global spread of free software than ftp..."
developerWorks: Visualize Your Data with Gnuplot (Jul 27, 2004, 05:30)
"In this article, get a hands-on guide to gnuplot that
emphasizes the idioms you'll need to use this tool
SitePoint: Open Source Apps for Windows (Jul 27, 2004, 01:30)
"While I have invested financial resources in applications such
as Windows, OS X and Microsoft Office for both platforms, I am
always researching and testing open source apps across all the