Infrastructure Linux News for May 19, 2005
NewsForge: Opera and Firefox: A Side-by-Side Review (May 19, 2005, 23:30)
"Opera Software recently released version 8.00 of its eponymous
Web browser. I decided to see how the new version of the popular
commercial browser compares to the open source Mozilla Firefox
Fedora Core Linux Blog: Firefox 1.1 Preview (May 19, 2005, 22:00)
"Mozilla is set to release its next version of its famous
Firefox browser within the next six months. This is an incremental
improvement; but what exactly is improved...?"
Groklaw: "Regulators Have Initiated Or ... May Initiate Legal Actions Against Us..." (May 19, 2005, 14:30)
"SCO would like somebody to buy some stock, so it has filed a
prospectus with the SEC, and after reading their tales of woe, I'm
sure you will not hesitate to give them a hand..."
internetnews.com: Security Gets a Makeover in Netscape 8.0 (May 19, 2005, 13:45)
Unfortunately, it's not ready for Linux. Still, it's based on
Firefox 1.0.3, with some new security features added. One more
open-source based browser to take on IE.
LinuxElectrons: Xandros SurfSide Linux Now Shipping (May 19, 2005, 13:00)
"The new desktop product comes with free Skype-to-Skype calling
worldwide, and a Plantronics USB headset combo, 'ready to plug in
NewsForge: First Look: F-Spot (May 19, 2005, 11:30)
"Ever since development of PixiePlus stalled, the average Linux
user has been left short of a decent image management
LinuxInsider: Open-Source Web Editor Makes a Tasty Free Lunch (May 19, 2005, 10:00)
"There's also a very good Web authoring program that's open
source, Nvu, pronounced N-View..."
DesktopLinux.com: Getting to Know Puppy Linux (May 19, 2005, 08:30)
"Linux has reached now a point where the better Linux
distributions are mature enough to replace Microsoft Windows for
many enterprise users if the organization wants to do so..."
Linux-Tip.net: How to install Open-Xchange on Mandriva LE 2005 (May 19, 2005, 07:00)
"This guide contains all the necessary information for
installing and understanding the architectural layout of the
Free Software Magazine: Open Source is a Market Force (May 19, 2005, 04:00)
"How open source has changed and continues to change the IT
market, and the behaviours of those who target it..."
ITWorld: Microsoft Discovers X11 (May 19, 2005, 02:30)
"Did you catch the rather odd announcement from Microsoft about
a thin-client Windows XP version suitable for older PCs...?"