Infrastructure Linux News for Oct 20, 2005
Community: Barriers to Linux Newcomers are Real (Oct 20, 2005, 23:30)
"Some of the people responding said [Terpstra] article contained
exaggeration and half-truths, some agreed with John, and some were
Mad Penguin: OpenOffice.org 2.0: An Office Suite With No Horizons (Oct 20, 2005, 22:45)
"It's the day that OpenOffice.org leaves its youth, and becomes
a mature office suite fit to challenge the market leader, Microsoft
Office, with today's release of OpenOffice.org 2.0 stable
LinuxPlanet: Run With The Big Dogs On Chubby Puppy Linux (Oct 20, 2005, 20:30)
"Chubby Puppy Linux 'fills out' the regular Puppy Linux release
with the addition of the OpenOffice.org suite of applications... It
will put a little bite into that shaggy old retired desktop..."
DesktopLinux: Firefox Exceeds 100 million Downloads in One Year (Oct 20, 2005, 15:15)
"The Mozilla Foundation extended 100 million 'thank you's'
Wednesday to Firefox community members for 'reigniting innovation
on the Web...'"
PR: OpenOffice.org 2.0 Is Here (Oct 20, 2005, 13:45)
"OpenOffice.org 2.0 is the productivity suite that individuals,
governments, and corporations around the world have been expecting
for the last two years..." Announcement within.
Linux/BSD Gangsters: A Word For Newbies (Oct 20, 2005, 08:30)
"By education, I mean filling yourself with knowledge and
surrounding yourself with resources..."
Linux.com: Advanced Squid (Oct 20, 2005, 05:30)
"Many Linux users who have used Squid have taken advantage of
its simple setup, and ignore or overlook its advanced
mitchell's blog: Mozilla Foundation and Corporation (Oct 20, 2005, 04:00)
"Yesterday one of the folks at the Mozilla Corporation mentioned
that he still has trouble describing the relationship between the
Mozilla Corporation and the Mozilla Foundation cleanly and
eWeek: Oracle May Want to Spur MySQL's Growth, Not Hurt It (Oct 20, 2005, 02:30)
"It's a big stretch to think that Oracle has ruthless plans to