Infrastructure Linux News for Apr 26, 2006
Tonight on The Linux Link Tech Show (Apr 26, 2006, 23:30)
"We talk to Martin Streicher, editor in chief of Linux
LinuxElectrons: Rebuttal to Rob Enderle's Why Linux May Never Be a True Desktop OS (Apr 26, 2006, 23:00)
"TechNewsWorld published an opinion piece authored by Rob
Enderle where he opines, 'Why Linux May Never Be a True Desktop
OS.' This is a rebuttal to that article..."
LinuxDevices: PVR Stack, Gentoo Linux Convert PC to PVR (Apr 26, 2006, 21:15)
"SageTV is distributing its personal video recording (PVR)
software on a Gentoo Linux installation CD..."
NewsForge: Day One at the Desktop Linux Summit (Apr 26, 2006, 14:30)
"The summit, now in its fourth year, was created by Linspire,
but it has outgrown its uni-distro roots, with sponsors and
speakers coming from competing Linux vendors such as Mandriva,
Novell, Red Hat, and Ubuntu..."
SearchOpenSource: Installing and Running Linux on IBM p5 Systems (Apr 26, 2006, 13:00)
"But how does Linux play into p5 architecture? Well, you might
want to install Linux on a pSeries server for any of the following
LinuxDevices: First Colombian Linux SBC Runs Debian (Apr 26, 2006, 11:30)
"A graduate student in Colombia has developed a small ARM9 SBC
(single-board computer) that runs Debian Linux..."
SearchOpenSource: Using VMware to Cement Server Consolidation (Apr 26, 2006, 09:15)
"In this interview, David Marshall and Wade Reynolds offer their
advice on what to do in heterogeneous environments, explain why
they believe VMware trumps Microsoft Virtual Server and give their
suggestions for useful management tools..."
EnterpriseNetworkingPlanet: Catch (But Don't Release) with Squid Web Proxying (Apr 26, 2006, 08:30)
"We all know and love Squid, the versatile HTTP caching
SearchOpenSource: How Shortcuts and AutoText Can Make You More Efficient (Apr 26, 2006, 06:15)
"Few people of wit have chosen to opine on shortcuts. Those who
have done so tend to think shortcuts are the path straight to
Linux Journal: Test It Out: Early Access Book Programs (Apr 26, 2006, 04:00)
"Get involved now that publishers are beginning to take
advantage of beta testing cycles for their upcoming titles..."
InfoWorld: Classic Literature and Open Source (Apr 26, 2006, 01:00)
"Four very different books, with some random ideas emerging from
Linux-Watch: The Linux Defense That Apparently Didn't Work (Apr 26, 2006, 00:15)
"Sanjay Kumar, the former CEO of Computer Associates, and
Stephen Richards, one of his top salesmen, are expected to plead
guilty to fraud today..."