Infrastructure Linux News for Oct 28, 2005
Tectonic: The Vendor Mafia's Linux Vendetta (Oct 28, 2005, 20:30)
"When I finished my script, it dawned on me that this wouldn't
happen to a Windows user..."
eWeek: SCO Isn't Going Away Anytime Soon (Oct 28, 2005, 19:00)
"Like the Energizer Bunny, SCO and its Linux/Unix lawsuits keeps
going and going and..."
SearchOpenSource: Readers, Experts Square Off on The Best Linux Books (Oct 28, 2005, 12:15)
"The manuals that guide a user become obsolete as fast as
technology is improved upon..."
Linux Magazine: Azureus: A Better Way to BitTorrent (Oct 28, 2005, 11:30)
"BitTorrent has become one of the most widely used apps on the
Internet--so popular, in fact, that it's estimated that over 33% of
all Internet traffic is now generated by BitTorrent..."
Mad Penguin: Fighting FUD With Humor (Oct 28, 2005, 10:00)
"Cheerful. If there was one word that I would choose to describe
Marcel Gagne's new book, it would be cheerful..."
Free-bees.co.uk: Ubuntu 5.10 [Review] (Oct 28, 2005, 08:30)
"If my maths serves me correctly this is only the third release
of Ubuntu, making it relatively young considering the six month
Linux.com: Advanced Linux LDAP Authentication (Oct 28, 2005, 07:00)
"In an earlier look at LDAP, we set up a simple LDAP-based
authentication system. We configured client machines to retrieve
authentication information from a server running OpenLDAP..."
Linux Magazine: The Linux Emergency Room (Oct 28, 2005, 05:30)
"When such problems occur, it's time to reach for your first aid
kit. Not prepared? Scrub in and learn how to handle the worst.
Welcome to the Linux ER..."
Counterpunch: License to Bill (Oct 28, 2005, 01:45)
"Stripped of the AIDS hoopla, Gates' visit was actually a major
skirmish in Microsoft's ongoing jihad against the free software,
Linux-Watch: Does Slackware Still Matter? (Oct 28, 2005, 01:00)
"Although Slackware was THE distro in the mid-90s (which is why
I always say it's the best 1995 has to offer), at the present time
it has conceded the corporate market..."