Infrastructure Linux News for Feb 22, 2005
Groklaw: How Not to Kill the Golden Goose (Feb 22, 2005, 23:30)
"I read Steven Henry's remarks he gave at LinuxWorld, and I
believe if I had been there when he said it, I could have overcome
all shyness and stood up to answer him on the spot, lawyer that he
LinuxPlanet: Inkscape: Vector Graphics For Linux (Feb 22, 2005, 22:00)
"The GIMP is the favored graphics package for Linux and Open
Source software users. But raster-based graphics are not always the
way some artists want to go. Inkscape provides a vector-based Linux
graphics solution for those who need it..."
LWN: GNOME 2.8.3 is Released (Feb 22, 2005, 21:15)
"I'm pleased to announce the immediate availability of the
latest stable release of The GNOME Desktop and developer platform,
ZDNet: What Can Brown Do for You? (Feb 22, 2005, 17:30)
"The remarks of new Free Software Foundation executive director
Peter Brown on free vs. open source software last week certainly
struck a nerve..."
SearchEnterpriseLinux: IBM on OpenSolaris: Two's Company, Three's a Crowd (Feb 22, 2005, 16:00)
"Some of the biggest criticisms of Sun Microsystems' OpenSolaris
project have come from IBM's vice president of worldwide Linux
strategy, Scott Handy, who during an interview regarding the new
IBM Chiphopper program said he did not expect OpenSolaris to
generate the following that Linux had accumulated..."
ExtremeTech: Beehive Forum .5 Online Community Software (Feb 22, 2005, 11:30)
"If you run your own site, you've probably considered adding a
message board at some point..."
NewsForge: My Workstation OS: Arch Linux (Feb 22, 2005, 10:00)
"I started using Linux when SUSE Linux 6.1 came out. I've
fiddled with Corel Linux, Mandrake, Turbolinux, and Slackware 9.0,
but since I came across Arch Linux 0.7, a.k.a. 'Wombat,' I've
become an avid convert..."
LinuxTimes: Vidalinux 1.1 Review (Feb 22, 2005, 08:30)
"Vidalinux is a Gentoo based desktop OS from our friends in
Puerto Rico In this article, I will review Vidalinux 1.1 with a
special comparison to Gentoo..."
FedoraNews: Windows to Linux, Remastering Knoppix, Personal Linux (Feb 22, 2005, 07:00)
SCALE 3X: Three mini-reviews of three SCALE 3X
presentations are provided in this report.
NewsForge: Must-Have Open Source Software for a Mixed Environment (Feb 22, 2005, 02:30)
"I am a software architect working in a mixed environment, with
both Linux and Windows systems on the network..."
IT-Analysis: Eyeballs and Downloads: Déjà Vu All Over Again (Feb 22, 2005, 01:45)
"You may remember that at the height of the dot com boom,
various dot com start-ups were claiming large volumes of web site