Infrastructure Linux News for Mar 29, 2006
Tonight on The Linux Link Tech Show (Mar 29, 2006, 23:30)
"We talk to Brad Bowling, patent attorney with Baker Botts
ZDNet Australia: Linux Trademark Bid Faces Deadline (Mar 29, 2006, 22:45)
"A renewed bid to register the word 'Linux' as an Australian
trademark must meet an early April deadline or face defeat..."
Financial Times: The Powerful Appeal of Something for Nothing (Mar 29, 2006, 20:30)
"In places where a Windows software licence costs more than the
average monthly wage, the appeal of free software becomes extremely
New Zealand Reseller News: Sydney LinuxWorld: Business Ignorance Challenges Open Source (Mar 29, 2006, 16:45)
"During his keynote address on Monday at the Linuxworld
Conference and Expo in Sydney, Maddog said the biggest challenge to
open source is 'people not thinking...'"
NewsForge: Interview: Theo de Raadt of OpenBSD (Mar 29, 2006, 15:00)
"We spoke with Theo about the upcoming release of OpenBSD, 3.9,
the financial state of the project, and about companies that profit
from free software without contributing back..."
ZDNet Australia: Joomla Open Source CMS Prepares for Prime Time (Mar 29, 2006, 11:30)
"It's been a hectic six months for the Joomla open-source CMS
since its split from the Mambo project, but an even busier six
weeks lie ahead..."
Email Battles: Firefox Growth, Internet Explorer Decline Driven By Windows Users, Not Linux (Mar 29, 2006, 10:00)
"Along with the persistent claim that the popular Firefox
browser platform is only for Windows-haters, we often see the
comment that simply downloading something... even 100 million-plus
of something... doesn't mean people are using it..."
LinuxCult: A look at SUSE 10.1's Gnome (Mar 29, 2006, 08:30)
"With just a Release Candidate left to be released before SUSE
10.1 is marked stable, it's time to take a look at how latest
release from the lizard appears to be shaping up..."
developerWorks: DSL Linux: Small Distro that Packs a Big Punch (Mar 29, 2006, 07:00)
"The popularity of Linux has grown by leaps and bounds. With so
many distributions of Linux out there, selecting the best operating
system for your business needs can be a challenge..."
Linux Forums: Using Top More Efficiently (Mar 29, 2006, 05:30)
"Among many monitoring tools that available, most people use
'top' (a part of procps package)..."
iTWire: Maddog Says Desktop the Final Frontier for Linux (Mar 29, 2006, 02:30)
"'The desktop is actually the last place that Linux has to go
and it is going there,' says Maddog..."
The Jem Report: Linux Supporters Fiddle While OpenSSH Burns (Mar 29, 2006, 01:00)
"If you're using Solaris, SCO UnixWare, OS X, SUSE Linux, or Red
Hat Enterprise Linux, chances are you're using the
OpenBSD-developed OpenSSH for secure shell access to remote