Infrastructure Linux News for Nov 21, 2005
ConsortiumInfo: What Happened to Open Source at Tunis? (Nov 21, 2005, 22:45)
"I was reading the final reports emanating from the conference
over the last several days, a question occurred to me. What
happened to open source...?"
SearchOpenSource: Panic Time: Handling Those Rare Linux Crashes (Nov 21, 2005, 22:00)
"Learning the proper steps to prevent such crashes can help
Linux admins avoid many headaches over the long term..."
Mad Penguin: First Look At Mandriva 2006 (Nov 21, 2005, 21:15)
"Mandriva, ohhh Mandriva how do we love you. Let us count the
ways. It's all been said before hasn't it...?"
LinuxPlanet: Sobell on the Bourne Again Shell and the Linux Command Line (Nov 21, 2005, 20:30)
"In this interview Mark Sobell, author of A Practical Guide
to Linux Commands, Editors, and Shell Programming, contrasts
the original Bourne Shell with GNU's Bourne Again Shell and talks
about the usefulness of the gawk and tr utilities..."
Lockergnome: Linspire Review: In The Beginning, There Was Tux (Nov 21, 2005, 19:45)
"As promised, today I am going to begin the trickle that will
come to be known as one of the longest Linspire reviews out
All About Linux: ClamAV--The Free Anti Virus Solution for Windows on Linux (Nov 21, 2005, 19:00)
"There is a common perception that there are no viruses on the
Linux platform--which to a large extent is true..."
TechRepublic: 10 Things You Should Know About Every Linux Installation (Nov 21, 2005, 18:15)
"Linux is not Windows, and although there are some similarities,
you must realize that there may be a few 'new ways of doing things'
to learn before you can be comfortable in Linux..."
Gentoo: Gentoo Linux 2005.1-r1 Emerges (Nov 21, 2005, 13:00)
"The 2005.1-r1 release is simply a media refresh over the 2005.1
All About Linux: The Complete Concise History of GNU/Linux (Nov 21, 2005, 11:30)
"I felt that I wouldn't be doing justice if this site dedicated
to Linux didn't have atleast one post telling how Linux evolved
from a project started by a university student to the robust OS it
LinuxDevCenter: Installing and Configuring Ubuntu on a Laptop (Nov 21, 2005, 08:30)
"While running Linux specifically on a laptop has attracted less
attention, everything that applies to Linux on a desktop also
applies to laptops..."
Linux Magazine: What's GNU in Old Utilities, Part Three (Nov 21, 2005, 07:00)
"Utility programs like cp have new features you may not have
seen. Here's the third in a series about some of the
NewsForge: Web Publishing with SPIP (Nov 21, 2005, 01:00)
"SPIP can be described as a content management system, but it
has some unique features that set it apart from other CMSes, as
well as wikis and blogs..."