Infrastructure Linux News for Oct 26, 2005
Netcraft: October 2005 Web Server Survey (Oct 26, 2005, 19:00)
"With this month's growth, Apache now powers more than 50
The Inquirer: Argentina Government Commits to Buy MIT's $100 PCs (Oct 26, 2005, 16:45)
"'Argentina is committed to join the programme and advance in
the manufacture of between 500,000 and one million of these
eWeek: Sun to Expand Market for its Linux Variant (Oct 26, 2005, 14:30)
"Sun Microsystems Inc. has big plans for its Java Desktop System
and on Tuesday announced a new program that will allow its desktop
Linux variant to run on all major Linux distributions..."
LWN: The Road to Dapper (Oct 26, 2005, 13:00)
"As of today the archive for development of the next release of
Ubuntu is open...
Sydney Morning Herald: Fourth Man Hunts Big Three with a Trio of Database Weapons (Oct 26, 2005, 11:30)
"However, according to recently appointed Sybase Australia and
New Zealand managing director Rob Zalums, his company has three
secret weapons--Linux, mobile applications and business
NewsForge: An Open Studio to Go (Oct 26, 2005, 10:45)
"That was the genesis of Studio to Go, a Knoppix-based CD that
allows Windows users to access a wealth of open source music
creation and notation software without installing Linux..."
Linux.com: Fetching Email with Mutt (Oct 26, 2005, 07:45)
"What do you look for in an email program? You may find it in
Mutt, an easy-to-use text-based messaging client. Here's all you
need to know to get started with Mutt..."
LinuxDevices: ST Hurls ARM-powered SPEAr at Embedded Linux (Oct 26, 2005, 05:30)
"STMicroelectronics (STM) is sampling an inexpensive ARM-based
SoC (system-on-chip) with a 200K-gate configurable logic
Silicon.com: Devil's Advocate: Twists and Turns of Open Source (Oct 26, 2005, 02:30)
"At times, open source demonstrates both startling contrasts and
underlying similarities with commercial software..." [Story
LXer: Survival Tactics For Women In FOSS, Part 2 (Oct 26, 2005, 01:00)
"In Part 1 I offered some general advice and encouragement for
women involved in FOSS, and women who want to be involved in FOSS.
Part 2 is a partial resource guide, a list of women-oriented tech
The Register: CEOs Should Follow NBA and Make Geeks Wear Real Clothes (Oct 26, 2005, 00:15)
Humor: "You can't begin to convince me that any
German city would pick Linux over Microsoft again with such a dress
code in place..."