Infrastructure Linux News for Aug 30, 2005
LinuxPlanet: Map Your Thoughts With Freemind (Aug 30, 2005, 22:00)
"How do you effectively record and organize your team's ideas in
those critical first meetings? Make flowcharts with Draw? Post-It
Notes? Or use your laptop and a program called Freemind..."
PC World Australia: Linux Wins the Race for Sport Technology Developers (Aug 30, 2005, 20:30)
"Linux and open source win the race against Microsoft for
Kinetic, a start-up business that develops sports performance
Linux-Watch: Five Reasons NOT to Use Linux (Aug 30, 2005, 17:30)
"But, Linux isn't for everyone. Seriously. Here are my top five
reasons why you shouldn't move to Linux..."
LinuxDevices: PalmSource Stock Spikes on Acquisition Rumor (Aug 30, 2005, 14:30)
"Unclear is how such an acquisition would affect PalmSource's
focus on Linux mobile phones..."
Linux.com: Review: VidaLinux 1.2 (Aug 30, 2005, 13:00)
"VidaLinux 1.2 is nice to play with, but don't expect a
comfortable, complete desktop experience a la SUSE or
ICTA: Free and Open Source Software Week to Debut on 5th September 2005 (Aug 30, 2005, 10:00)
"[FOSS] is many things--revolutionary development process,
disruptive technology, ideological movement, new knowledge &
developerWorks: Boot Loader Showdown: Getting to Know LILO and GRUB (Aug 30, 2005, 05:30)
"What utility do practically all Linux users use--regardless of
their job or expertise...?"
MozillaQuest: The Many Faces of Linux (Aug 30, 2005, 04:00)
"There are many faces of Linux, a term which has come to mean
many things. Underneath all the things that Linux is, it is an
operating system kernel..."
Technetra: Modernizing Open Source Licenses (Aug 30, 2005, 02:30)
"Like it or not open source license complexity will not
disappear. OSS must develop survival strategies to navigate the
minefield of new IP issues without tripping over itself..."
Once More Unto the Breach: OSRM, Lloyds of London, and Open Source Insurance (Aug 30, 2005, 01:00)
"Lloyd's of London is looking to offer insurance against
potential IP litigation involving Linux and open source, and OSRM
will be their sole U.S. agent..."