Infrastructure Linux News for Sep 09, 2005
LWN: Announcing the Preview Release of Ubuntu 5.10 (Sep 09, 2005, 22:00)
"The Ubuntu team is proud to announce the Preview Release of
Ubuntu 5.10--codenamed 'Breezy Badger...'"
IT Manager's Journal: Will SCO Be Around to Collect if it Wins? (Sep 09, 2005, 20:30)
"In reading through the latest earnings announcement from SCO
Group, the burning question is whether the company will be around
to collect even if it should win [pending] lawsuits..."
Law.com: Lawyers Flock to Mystery Web Site's Coverage of SCO-IBM Suit (Sep 09, 2005, 19:45)
"No one knows for sure who Pamela Jones is: where she's worked,
where she lives, what she looks like or why she's so obsessed with
a lawsuit by the SCO Group Inc. against IBM Corp..."
Tuxmachines.org: OpenSuSE 10.0 RC1 is Here Too! (Sep 09, 2005, 19:00)
"Mandriva 2006 RC1 and OpenSuSE 10.0 RC1 hitting the mirrors
right about the same time. They are running neck and neck..."
Reuters/CNET News: Japan's Access to Buy Out PalmSource (Sep 09, 2005, 13:45)
"With the acquisition, Access will also gain Linux development
resources for mobile devices in the U.S., France and China..."
NewsForge: ThinkFree Office? Think Again (Sep 09, 2005, 12:15)
"Recently, its developers released a GNU/Linux version.
Unfortunately, judging from the pre-release code that I reviewed,
the results are subpar..."
Linux.com: Locating Files in Real-Time with rlocate (Sep 09, 2005, 07:00)
"Besides adding a few commodity options, like the -i argument
for case-insensitive search, rlocate's main feature is secure path
searching, which presents only paths to the user that he has
Armed and Dangerous: Microsoft Tries to Recruit Me (Sep 09, 2005, 03:15)
"Me," in this case, being one Eric S. Raymond...
ZDNet: What Linux Needs to Succeed (Sep 09, 2005, 02:30)
"I would like to hear more Linux users talking about what *nix's
need to meet the needs of everyone..."