Infrastructure Linux News for Aug 19, 2004
eWeek: IBM's New Motion on Linux Aims to 'Call SCO's Bluff' (Aug 19, 2004, 23:30)
"IBM is trying to use SCO as a punching bag this week as Big
Blue fires off another motion for partial summary judgment in its
legal slugfest over Linux and Unix copyright issues.
Techtree.com: Linux-based Desktops from Acer (Aug 19, 2004, 22:00)
"Acer has launched two new desktop offerings [in India], the
Acer Power S200 and Acer Power S100 to cater to the requirements of
the SME and SOHO segment..."
PR: Announcing KDE 3.3 (Aug 19, 2004, 19:45)
"The KDE Project is pleased to announce the immediate
availability of KDE 3.3, the fourth major release of the
award-winning KDE3 desktop platform..." Announcement within.
NewsForge: CrossOver Office 3.0.1 Review (Aug 19, 2004, 19:00)
"Certainly if you've just switched to GNU/Linux, your first
option should be to look for a free software program that will do
what you need..."
NewsForge: Linux to Help Marines Become Semper WiFi (Aug 19, 2004, 16:45)
"One of the benefits of attending conferences like Blackhat
Briefings and Defcon is the networking that occurs in the
background. In this case, wireless networking..."
NewsForge: Today's Linux Screen Capture Technology (Aug 19, 2004, 11:30)
"'I'd like you to help me find out about video screen captures,'
said one of my editors a while back. 'Sure, let me see what's
available,' I replied..."
KernelTrap: How to Use RAM as SWAP (Aug 19, 2004, 05:30)
"This article describes the required steps to convert a portion
of RAM into swap space..."
internetnews.com: SCO Suit Losing Impact on the Enterprise? (Aug 19, 2004, 02:30)
"'The core focus of the case goes back to what it was at the
beginning--breach of contract--which SCO has not proven as well.
IBM's request for summary judgment highlights that the facts rather
than legal technicalities are the key to unraveling SCO's unproven