Infrastructure Linux News for Nov 16, 2005
Heise Online: German-Language Variant of Xandros Linux 3.1 (Nov 16, 2005, 23:30)
LinuxWorld Germany: "At the LinuxWorld event
currently taking place Xandros has presented the Linux distribution
'Xandros Desktop OS 3.1 Deutsche Version [German Version]...'"
ZDNet UK: OSDL Says Patent Threat to Linux is Receding (Nov 16, 2005, 22:00)
"The Patent Commons has launched, but one activist has hit out
at the idea that pledging a few hundred patents will prevent IP
Large Print: Massachusetts, Open Document, and Accessibility (Nov 16, 2005, 21:15)
"While the move to ODF seems to offer clear benefits to the
Massachusetts government and citizens in general, a move to ODF and
a change in office application has significant accessibility
implications for people with disabilities..."
DenverLinux.com: The Infidelities of Google (Nov 16, 2005, 19:00)
"...[T]he Linux community doesn't ask for much in return for
helping Google achieve success, but the little we have asked for
has gone unanswered..."
DesktopLinux: The Desktop Linux Book Roundup (Nov 16, 2005, 11:30)
"There has been a spate of good Linux books published lately, so
we thought it might be a good idea to put together a little
SearchOpenSource: Managing Samba-3: User Rights and Privileges (Nov 16, 2005, 10:00)
"So, let's take a look at the tools administrators should be
familiar with and the rights and privileges that can be
ReallyLinux: Top 10 Ways to Protect Your Linux Home System (Nov 16, 2005, 02:30)
Humor: "To help them out and calm any panic
stricken nerves, I've completed a brief, encouraging and straightup
list for protecting your Linux home system..."
Enterprise Networking Planet: The Ultimate Career Challenge (Nov 16, 2005, 01:00)
"There you are all bright-eyed and eager, ready to roll up your
sleeves and go to work in the exciting new world of Free/Open