Infrastructure Linux News for Sep 21, 2005
PalmSource Goes Linux, Palm Goes Windows (Sep 21, 2005, 20:30)
PalmSource's acquisition by Access has not deterred their
committment to Linux, but Palm is looking hard at Windows Mobile 5.
Which begs the question, if Palm had succeeded in buying back
PalmSource, what OS would Palm devices have? And what will they end
up with now?
Personal Computer World: Dell Gives Media Center and Linux a Vote of Confidence (Sep 21, 2005, 19:45)
"But it's not all good news for Microsoft, as Dell plans to sell
OS-free PCs as well..."
SourceWire: UK School Switches to Linux (Sep 21, 2005, 16:45)
"The Mall School in Richmond has replaced its aging Windows 2000
PCs with a state of the art Linux thin-client network..."
Groklaw: SCO's 10Q--Oops! (Sep 21, 2005, 15:15)
"Here's hoping Judge Kimball doesn't read Groklaw..."
DesktopLinux: An Introduction to Zenwalk 1.2 (Sep 21, 2005, 11:30)
"The change reflects Minislack's desire to distance itself from
its Slackware roots and make it appear to be a distribution of its
Mad Penguin: First Look at Ubuntu 5.10 Preview (Sep 21, 2005, 10:00)
"Every community has its heroes. From the beginning of time,
we've all needed that special something to grasp onto and worship
in one way or another..."
Linux.com: Wireless Made Easy with Netapplet (Sep 21, 2005, 05:30)
"After several of my favorite operating systems and
distributions failed to properly connect to wireless hotspots
without a lot of command-line tweaking, I found Netapplet..."
ZDNet: And Now, Without Further Ado: The Google PC (Sep 21, 2005, 04:00)
"To everybody including Novell CEO Jack Messman who thinks
Microsoft's forthcoming version of Windows (Vista) will be the
tipping point that starts to swing people to Desktop Linux, I hate
to break it to you, but my sense is that that game is over..."