Infrastructure Linux News for Aug 31, 2005
Mad Penguin: First look at aLinux 12.5 (Aug 31, 2005, 23:30)
"This is where aLinux enters the picture. This version of Linux,
which sprang up from a distribution called 'Peanut,' strives to
have all the good looks and flash plus all the cool multimedia
features desktop users are demanding..."
Red Herring: Robot Care for Graying Japan (Aug 31, 2005, 19:00)
"Mitsubishi Heavy Industries will begin taking orders for
Wakamaru, its meter-tall, bright yellow humanoid robot designed to
provide care and companionship for the elderly..."
Softpedia: Do You Know Which Linux Distribution Suits You Best? (Aug 31, 2005, 18:15)
"The answer to this problem usually comes after long hours of
studying paper works or huge amount of documentation on the
Internet, forums or Linux sites..."
Linux Journal: At the Sounding Edge: Dave's Distractions (Aug 31, 2005, 13:00)
"It's hard to stay on track when so much great new Linux audio
software and resources are being released..."
GNUman: KMyMoney [Review] (Aug 31, 2005, 08:30)
"For those who have used GnuCash and pulled their hair out when
first learning how to use it KMyMoney is much simpler...
Linux.com: Customizing FVWM Even More (Aug 31, 2005, 07:00)
"In this article I'll be looking at further ways of customizing
the windows manager to improve the basic desktop..."
OSDir: Pocketlinux: From Slack Blah to (KDE Light) Bling (Aug 31, 2005, 02:30)
"...'pocketlinux is a new Slackware-based distribution created
by former developers of the Bonzai Linux distribution. Its main
features are a simplified Slackware installer...' Whoa... okay I've
read enough... where's the download link...?" [Our link
ZDNet: Self Defeating Desktop Linux Strategies (Aug 31, 2005, 01:00)
"The article drew 155 talkback comments, mostly from people
offering their views on why desktop Linux appears to have run out