Infrastructure Linux News for Aug 25, 2004
internetnews.com: Open Source VoiceXML Gets a New Master (Aug 25, 2004, 22:45)
"An open source VoiceXML interpreter touted as a key technology
for making phone calls over the Internet has found a new
LinuxDevices: Security Appliance Maker Ditches SCO for Linux (Aug 25, 2004, 22:00)
"Security appliance vendor CyberGuard has begun migrating its
operating environment (OE) from SCO Unixware to embedded
linuX-gamers.net: Xorg X11 Server Release 6.8 (Aug 25, 2004, 21:15)
"The new XOrg X11 server is due out on August 25th and with it
comes some new, exciting features and improvements to old ones. I
will describe some of these features, changes and more in this
Tuxs.org: A Review of Gnoppix Linux 0.8 Livecd (Aug 25, 2004, 19:00)
"This review started because I was curious about GNOME as a
desktop. I use KDE on as my installed desktop with PCLinuxOS and
Fluxbox with my Feather Linux live cd that I carry around..."
The Independent: Is Linux Too Good To Be True? (Aug 25, 2004, 18:15)
"Some Windows users are increasingly disillusioned with their
computers... Going online these days using Internet Explorer is
like walking into a minefield..."
Groklaw: IBM's Steamroller Just Keeps on Rolling (Aug 25, 2004, 17:30)
"'In an attempt to create a fact dispute in opposition to IBM's
cross-motion for partial summary judgment on its Tenth
Counterclaim, SCO has submitted, and seeks to rely on, incompetent
and inadmissible evidence...'" Plus, a look at the testimony IBM
internetnews.com: Microsoft Tweaks Sender ID License For Open Source (Aug 25, 2004, 16:00)
"The open source version of Sendmail recently suspended its
planned implementation of the anti-spam weaponry collectively known
as Sender-ID due to concerns about Microsoft's licensing
Linux.com: Introducing coLinux (Aug 25, 2004, 11:30)
"Cooperative Linux provides a third choice: now users can run
Linux alongside Windows..."
FedoraNews: Integrating Fedora Core 2 on the Sun Fire v20 (Aug 25, 2004, 10:00)
"In this article I would like to describe how to integrate
Fedora Core 2 (x86_64) with the Sun Fire v20z on board hardware in
order to have full control of it..."
DevX: Send Critical MySQL Data to Your Users Automatically (Aug 25, 2004, 08:30)
"With SQLyog Job Agent, a multithreaded application that enables
you to develop MySQL notification applications, you can automate
and schedule MySQL database jobs to provide data to users when they
need it—regardless of their locations..."
developerWorks: Migrating from Linux Kernel 2.4 to 2.6 on iSeries and pSeries (Aug 25, 2004, 05:30)
"In this article we highlight the differences between the
Version 2.4 and 2.6 Linux kernels on POWER..."
Linux.com: After a Month of Use, I've Decided Linux is Okay But Not Perfect (Aug 25, 2004, 04:00)
"So, here I am. Almost a month after deciding to take the
plunge... and I can not say I'm entirely satisfied, but I can truly
say I'm happier with this than I was with Windows..."