Infrastructure Linux News for Apr 20, 2006
Ubuntu.com: Ubuntu 6.06 Beta Released (Apr 20, 2006, 17:30)
"The Ubuntu team is proud to present the beta release of Ubuntu
6.06 (Dapper Drake). With Ubuntu 6.06 Beta comes loads of bug
fixes, a new Look-and-Feel, a new Live-CD installer, GNOME 2.14.1
and much more..."
NewsForge: Ubuntu Starts Planning for Edgy Eft (Apr 20, 2006, 16:45)
"Dapper Drake won't debut until June, but the Ubuntu folks are
already planning for the next release, dubbed Edgy Eft..."
IT Wire: China beware the big IT capitalist Microsoft (Apr 20, 2006, 16:00)
"The past few weeks have revealed much about the great paradox
that is China. It is a nation that wants a capitalist lifestyle
with centralised totalitarian rule. The past weeks have also
revealed a lot about the Western World's biggest IT
InformationWeek: Group Adds Linux To Boot Camp (Apr 20, 2006, 13:00)
"Claiming a 'triple boot,' the open-source project that first
claimed the ability to boot OS X and Windows in the same machine
has now added Linux to the mix..."
NewsForge: Kangaroo TV Streams Sports via Mobile Linux (Apr 20, 2006, 09:15)
"Quebec's Kangaroo TV is using Trolltech's Qtopia and mobile
Linux to run its handheld spectator device for live sports events,
including the upcoming NASCAR Nextel Cup Series..."
DebianHelp: SugarCRM Configuration in Debian Sarge (Apr 20, 2006, 07:45)
"SugarCRM includes a sales, marketing, and service suite of CRM
Linux Forums: Linux & Open Source Software: The Present (Apr 20, 2006, 07:00)
"Yet another article of Phil Tane's article series for Linux
OSWeekly: File System Demystified (Apr 20, 2006, 06:15)
"A file system is the methods and data structures that an
operating system uses to keep track of files on a disk or
partition; that is, the way the files are organized on the
i.t.wales: How Do Open Source Groupware Solutions Measure Up? (Apr 20, 2006, 04:00)
"Sirius Corporation is one of Europe's leading Open Source
consultancies with development staff who have contributed to the
success of many Open Source software projects including Samba and
InfoWorld: Open Source Network Monitoring Tools You Should Care About: MRTG and RRDtool (Apr 20, 2006, 03:15)
"In today's 'mash-up' application development craze, the
innovation is being driven largely by the fact that APIs are now
more open and accessible..."
NewsForge: Bruce Perens Has Become a Distraction (Apr 20, 2006, 00:00)
"Once a loud and effective Linux advocate, Bruce Perens has now
become, at best, irrelevant, and at worst, a distraction and
impediment to the success of Linux..."