Infrastructure Linux News for Apr 20, 2005
eGov Monitor: Open Source Revolution (Apr 20, 2005, 22:00)
"New open methods that make use of the Internet are just
beginning to influence fields as diverse as biosciences, the news
media and politics..."
eWeek: Novell's OES Eases Path to Linux (Apr 20, 2005, 19:45)
"NetWare shops seeking wider support for hardware and software
will find Novell Inc.'s Open Enterprise Server 1.0 a fairly
pain-free migration route to the greener pastures of Linux..."
eWeek: Netcraft Stats Bode Well for Fedora (Apr 20, 2005, 18:15)
"I came across an interesting report last month on the Web site
of Internet research and services company Netcraft..."
Heise Online: Linux Notebooks by Hewlett-Packard (Apr 20, 2005, 14:30)
"Before long a special Ubuntu Linux version is to support in all
respects the hardware of a number of HP notebooks..."
InfoWorld: Red Hat Exec Criticizes Software Patents, Microsoft (Apr 20, 2005, 14:00)
"A Red Hat executive speaking at the MySQL Users Conference 2005
event here on Tuesday heaped scorn on the issuance of software
patents, saying they stifle innovation..."
vnunet: Novell Claims 'Richest Ever' Linux Distro (Apr 20, 2005, 13:30)
"Novell today claimed that it has developed the richest ever
Linux distro in the form of SuSE Linux Professional 9.3..."
InfoWorld/LinuxInsider: Build Your Own Open-Source Messaging Server (Apr 20, 2005, 10:00)
"After reviewing commercial Linux messaging servers, we wanted
to assess the practicality of building a similarly capable e-mail
solution made entirely of open-source tools..."
Desktop Linux: Windows-to-Linux Migration Tool Goes Free (Apr 20, 2005, 07:00)
"Resolvo Systems says it has contributed the sourcecode to its
MoveOver Windows-to-Linux migration tool to the open source
NewsForge: Playing with Walmart's Linspired Laptop (Apr 20, 2005, 04:00)
"Upon receiving the laptop, I immediately fired it up and tried
it out. The Linspire system worked pretty well, but of course there
were some missing programs..."
Linux Journal: Linux in Government: Linux Desktop Reviews, Part 6 - Ubuntu (Apr 20, 2005, 03:15)
"In less than a year, this free Linux distribution has become
the most popular..."
NewsForge: Fighting Anti-Linux FUD, Part 263 (Apr 20, 2005, 02:30)
"During my 25 years in the personal computing industry--as a
user, developer, and journalist--I've seen a lot of attempts by
vendors to create fear, uncertainty, and doubt--FUD..."
ZDNet: Is Linux Becoming Windows? (Apr 20, 2005, 01:45)
"Is Linux becoming like Windows, so overwhelmed with features
that it's bloated..."