Infrastructure Linux News for Sep 22, 2005
Linux-Watch: Make Mine a Lite, a MEPISLite (Sep 22, 2005, 21:15)
"Do you hate to see a good computer go to waste? I know I
LinuxPlanet: The Present and Future with Fedora Core 4 (Sep 22, 2005, 20:30)
"Critical changes have taken place with device management (udev
and HAL) and software access, as well as new capabilities like GFS
(Global File System). We caught up with Richard to talk about his
view of Fedora Core 4..."
Chicago Sun Times: OpenOffice is Great Alternative to Microsoft (Sep 22, 2005, 16:00)
"But years of steady, relentless progress led inevitably to the
debut of Firefox as a real, honest-to-goodness app and a browser
that makes Explorer seem pointless and silly. Now it's OpenOffice's
Linux.com: Bluetooth and GNU/Linux (Sep 22, 2005, 13:00)
"Here's an introduction to Bluetooth on GNU/Linux, including how
to enable support for it, some programs that monitor Bluetooth
communications, and some hardware devices that use
NewsForge: Neuros Takes Open Source Approach to Hardware and Software Development (Sep 22, 2005, 12:15)
"Audio/video hardware manufacturer Neuros Technology has
embraced the benefits of open source development..."
Really Linux: Rescuing a School Technology Program: Linux Thin-client Overview (Sep 22, 2005, 11:30)
"Like many schools, Grace Lutheran School struggled to keep up
with the cost of computer technology..."
NewsForge: OpenDocument Office Suites Lack Formula Compatibility (Sep 22, 2005, 10:45)
"Since the OpenDocument standard for office files covers
spreadsheets, the productivity suites based on it, such as
OpenOffice.org and KOffice, can share spreadsheets between
applications--theoretically, that is..."
Phoronix: NVIDIA 1.0-8XXX Series Preview (Sep 22, 2005, 10:00)
"For quite some time we've been mentioning in various articles
that the NVIDIA Linux 1.0-8XXX drivers are expected to be
phenomenal and include a long list of awaited features such as SLI
and improved graphical support..."
Database Journal: Migration to MySQL with SQLyog ver 4.1 (Sep 22, 2005, 08:30)
"With the release of Webyog's flagship product, SQLyog
Enterprise version 4.1, a new ODBC 'Power Tool' is introduced that
replaces the old 'ODBC import tool...'"
Enterprise Networking Planet: Webmin: Simple, Secure Linux Management (Sep 22, 2005, 07:00)
"Oldtyme Unix and Linux geeks love to rail endlessly about the
wonders of the command line, and the perfect awfulness of graphical
interfaces for system administration..."
developerWorks: Five Pitfalls of Linux Sockets Programming (Sep 22, 2005, 05:30)
"The API is a relatively simple one, but new developers can
still run into a few common pitfalls..."
LinuxInsider: Precedent is Lacking When it Comes to GPL Enforcement (Sep 22, 2005, 02:30)
"Drew Tech involved a program that was released by Drew Tech
under GPL, and posted by an employee of Drew Tech on a message
board run by SAE..."