Infrastructure Linux News for Apr 25, 2005
eWeek: Intellectual-Property Panel Tackles the Issue of Patents (Apr 25, 2005, 23:30)
"'Defining innovation broadly, I think IP is in support of
development,' said Keith Maskus, an economics professor from the
University of Colorado..."
Mad Penguin: First Look at Libranet 3.0 (Apr 25, 2005, 22:45)
"Since there was such a large gap in time between the 2.8.1
release and the current 3.0 release, will Libranet stack
The Inquirer: SuSE 9.3 Linux Fails Home-Use Test (Apr 25, 2005, 22:00)
"However after a frustrating weekend, I can safely report that
there is no chance of it ever being remotely useful for home users
for some years to come..."
LinuxPlanet: Fedora Core 4 Test 2--Plenty to Look Forward to in FC4 (Apr 25, 2005, 21:15)
"I am one of many who felt that Red Hat's abandonment of their
desktop user community was treacherous at best. I see the logic in
this from a customer support perspective..."
The Duke Chronicle: Linux to Replace Unix Systems (Apr 25, 2005, 19:45)
"School is almost out, and before you know it
Dukeâ€™s Unix computers will be as well..."
internetnews.com: Turbolinux Claims Big Share in Asia (Apr 25, 2005, 17:30)
"Turbolinux is enjoying its fourth consecutive year of growth in
the China Linux market, after a report issued by IDC this week said
its share saw significant growth in 2004..."
internetnews.com: MontaVista Linux Launches Smartphone OS (Apr 25, 2005, 16:00)
"MontaVista Software unleashed a new embedded operating system
designed to make smartphone players like Microsoft and Symbian sit
up and take note..."
NewsForge: One Year as President of a LUG (Apr 25, 2005, 11:30)
"Suddenly, the end of my year as President of the Austin LUG has
ONLamp: Ubuntu Linux 5.04 + Notebook + WiFi = Works! (Apr 25, 2005, 10:00)
"I haven't had a lot of success getting WiFi to work on notebook
PCs running various versions of Linux in the past few years
(various makes and models of notebook PCs and WiFi cards)..."
FedoraNEWS: HOWTO: How to Block Spam Using DNSBL (Apr 25, 2005, 08:30)
"In this article, I'll discuss how you can configure sendmail
using DNSBL to block E-Mail Spam on a mail server running on Fedora
SearchEnterpriseLinux: Samba-3: Windows File and Directory ACLs (Apr 25, 2005, 07:00)
"Human nature is inclined towards the familiar, and whether a
familiar method of solving a problem is the best or not makes
little difference if it has become our norm..."