Infrastructure Linux News for Jun 30, 2005
On Line Opinion: Group and Self-Interests Coalesce (Jun 30, 2005, 23:30)
"Let me tell you something about really successful social and
economic systems. They're always a mix of the two..."
NewsForge: Review: SUSE Professional 9.3 (Jun 30, 2005, 22:45)
"It brings Linux's levels of ease of use and configurability to
an all-time high..."
AsiaOne: NLB Tries Out Linux OS (Jun 30, 2005, 20:30)
"Last week, the [National Library Board of Singapore] awarded a
tender worth about $14,000 to Resolvo Systems... for the deployment
of 21 Novell Linux Enterprise Server licences and 220 Novell Linux
Macimum News: Microsoft Feeling LAMP's Heat; Is Apple? (Jun 30, 2005, 18:15)
"The Big M has launched a strategy to extinguish LAMP (or at
least dissuade its clients from using it), but what is Apple's
NewsForge: Fedora Directory Server Offers Opportunity for Red Hat, Community (Jun 30, 2005, 16:45)
"The announcement at Red Hat Summit that the Netscape Directory
Service product purchased by Red Hat last year was destined for GPL
glory got a far milder reaction than the significance of this event
Seattle Post-Intelligencer/E-Commerce News: Microsoft Swats at Open Source in Latin America (Jun 30, 2005, 14:30)
"The company says Starter Edition is an effort to expand the
reach of computing, not an attempt to respond directly to the
open-source Linux operating system, or the effects of software
vnunet: PalmSource Linux Phone Due Next Year (Jun 30, 2005, 13:45)
"PalmSource has shifted its engineering efforts to focus on
development of Linux-based versions of its Palm OS software for
PC Magazine: Novell Linux Small Business Suite 9 (Jun 30, 2005, 11:30)
"There was a time when Asteroids, Duran Duran, and Novell
NetWare were all the rage..."
Connected Home Media: Ubuntu Linux: Power for the People (Jun 30, 2005, 10:00)
"The Zulu word ubuntu roughly translates to 'community'
or 'humanity to others,' but a more accurate meaning is, 'I am
because we are; we are because I am...'"
NewsForge: Linux to the Rescue: A Review of Three System Rescue Cds (Jun 30, 2005, 08:30)
"We've all had this nightmare. You turn on your functioning
Windows/Linux PC, and all you get is a blank screen, or a message
telling you that certain files are missing, or the kernel has
panicked for some obscure reason..."
LinuxDevices: Device Profile: ZTE e3 Linux Camera Phone (Jun 30, 2005, 05:30)
"The e3 is a dual-processor mobile phone that runs Linux on an
application processor, alongside a separate baseband processor
running a real-time operating system..."
ZDNet UK: Sun's Desktop Demise Proves Open Source's Power (Jun 30, 2005, 01:00)
"Sun's stepped back from Linux on the desktop, but you can never
shut down open source..."
Technetra: The Long View, the Wide View and the Deep View (Jun 30, 2005, 00:15)
"Opponents of OSS are gearing up for a propaganda war of