Infrastructure Linux News for Dec 16, 2005
Editor's Note: Linux--The Teenage Years (Dec 16, 2005, 23:30)
Contributing Editor Rob Reilly observes many similarities
between Linux and those oh-so-painful teenage years.
BetaNews: Librarians Voice Support for OpenDoc (Dec 16, 2005, 22:00)
"Five library associations voiced their support for the use of
OpenDocument (ODF) in Massachusetts this week..."
CIO: Opera Dismisses Google Takeover Talk (Dec 16, 2005, 18:15)
"Opera Software ASA has not been approached by Google Inc. about
a possible acquisition, an Opera spokesman said Friday..."
NewsForge: LynuxWorks: A Case Study in Combat-Ready Linux (Dec 16, 2005, 10:00)
"As open source, especially Linux, makes its way into nearly
every sector of the economy, one of the final frontiers is the
military and aerospace market..."
developerWorks: Zaurus Pioneers Embedded Linux (Dec 16, 2005, 08:30)
"In this installment of the Linux on board series, Peter
dismantles the Zaurus SL-5600 to get a better look into
WebProNews: Fedora Time Bug (Dec 16, 2005, 07:45)
"The question of setting time comes up frequently. Setting the
timezone and the system clock can be confusing, particularly if the
machine is dual boot..."
Mad Penguin: The Beauty of "The Debian System" (Dec 16, 2005, 06:15)
"Charles Darwin would 'get' the beauty Debian if he were alive
today. Martin Krafft certainly 'gets' the beauty of Debian, and he
wants you to get it too..."
Linux.com: Review: Pixel Image Editor (Dec 16, 2005, 04:00)
"Looking for an Adobe Photoshop replacement on Linux? If the
GIMP doesn't cut it, maybe Pixel will..."
All About Linux: How Much Memory is Enough Memory ? (Dec 16, 2005, 03:15)
"I remember the time around 5 years back when I had a system
which had only 32 MB RAM..."
Linux Journal: Sun Leaning to GPL for Open Source SPARC (Dec 16, 2005, 01:00)
"...Sun Microsystems is not only opening its SPARC
microprocessor source code, but leaning toward the GPL as its