Infrastructure Linux News for Aug 25, 2005
LinuxDevices: Embedded Object Database Rides into Limelight on GPL (Aug 25, 2005, 23:30)
"[Db4o] targets real-time control systems, software products,
and devices such as mobile electronics, game consoles, medical
equipment, and automotive systems..."
internetnews.com: Google IM Not Talking to Other Jabbers (Aug 25, 2005, 16:00)
"Google's much anticipated open standards-based IM client has
launched, but apparently without support for interconnecting with
other users on non-Google, open-source Jabber servers..."
Moglen, Stallman Chime in on Trademark Issue (Aug 25, 2005, 13:45)
internetnews.com and the Sydney Morning Herald each report on
comments from the Free Software Foundation's General Counsel Eben
Moglen and Founder Richard M. Stallman.
LinuxDevCenter: Make Your Own "Phantom Edit" with Mplayer (Aug 25, 2005, 11:30)
"I've used mplayer as a media player under Linux for a long
time, and while browsing through their steadily growing
documentation, I came across the Edit Decision List (or EDL)
Free Software Magazine: How to Recover from a Broken RAID5 (Aug 25, 2005, 08:30)
"In this article I will describe an experience I had that began
with the failure of some RAID5 disks at the Hospital of Pediatric
Especialties, where I work..."
SearchEnterpriseLinux: SQL Server Express a Sign of LAMP's Success (Aug 25, 2005, 07:00)
"The butterfly effect, wherein a butterfly flaps its wings and
influences the weather halfway across the globe, is a testament to
how small changes can affect even the largest of entities..."
developerWorks: IBM Rational ClearCase MultiSite and SAMBA 3.0 (Aug 25, 2005, 05:30)
"The intent of this article is to provide information on how to
configure and use the group mapping functionality that was
introduced in SAMBA 3.0 for use with IBM Rational ClearCase
LinuxInsider: Diehards Refuse to Bury OS/2 (Aug 25, 2005, 04:00)
"Canadian OS/2 users say IBM's decision to end support for its
aging platform is unlikely to send them in search of open-source