Infrastructure Linux News for Jun 23, 2005
NewsForge: Fifty Years of Sharing Open Source (Jun 23, 2005, 23:30)
"Through its Academic Initiative, IBM is sharpening its focus on
providing learning tools for college students interested in open
standards and open source software on IBM products..."
Groklaw: FSF Moves to Dismiss Wallace and for Stay on Filing Briefs on Summary Judgment Motion (Jun 23, 2005, 22:00)
"The Free Software Foundation has moved to dismiss Daniel
Wallace's complaint, as expected..."
Chicago Sun-Times: Sorting Through the Linux Lie: What It Really Can Do (Jun 23, 2005, 17:30)
"Pronouncement the First: As a user-level operating system,
Linux is a cruel and tawdry lie..."
TuxJournal: Interview with Gaël Duval of Mandriva (Jun 23, 2005, 15:15)
"The idea behind Linux Mandrake was to offer a Linux which
wouldn't only care about servers..."
dot.KDE: Kolab 2 Groupware Released (Jun 23, 2005, 11:30)
"After two years of hard work, the Kolab Groupware Project has
released Kolab 2..."
Enterprise Networking Planet: Pulling The Covers Off Linux PAM (Jun 23, 2005, 07:00)
"A hidden jewel--or pain in the rear, depending on your
perspective--is Linux PAM (Pluggable Authentication Module)..."
IT Manager's Journal: SCO Group Shows How Not to Deal with the Media (Jun 23, 2005, 02:30)
"We received a media advisory earlier today from that pesky SCO
Group, which, by the way, has been too quiet lately and probably
needs some more investigating..."
Community: Re: Mandriva's Future May Be Debian (Jun 23, 2005, 01:45)
"I think that Ian Murdock is right on with regard to speculation
about the future of Mandriva..."
NewsForge: OpenOffice.org Writer vs. Microsoft Word (Jun 23, 2005, 01:00)
"Accordingly, I compared the beta of OOo Writer 2.0 with
Microsoft Word 2003. Both are adequate for most users' purposes, so
I focused on functions that power users are likely to want..."