Infrastructure Linux News for Apr 28, 2006
Editor's Note: Defining Success (Apr 28, 2006, 23:30)
Regarding Freespire, I just witnessed a subtle, yet interesting,
division in the Linux community this week. Or, should I say, the
Open Source community. Which one? That's the problem...
Wired: Glitz and Glamour at the Foxies (Apr 28, 2006, 20:30)
"The three award winners and two honorable mentions took the
stage at the San Francisco International Film Festival..."
The Register: BitLocker Gives Dual-Boot Systems the Elbow (Apr 28, 2006, 19:00)
"Security features introduced in Windows Vista will make setting
up PCs to boot in either Linux or Windows far more difficult,
according to security guru Bruce Schneier..."
GNOME: GNOME 2.15.1 Released (Apr 28, 2006, 13:45)
"This is our first development release on our road towards GNOME
2.16.0, which will be released in September 2006..."
Linux Journal: Linuxfest Northwest 2006 (Apr 28, 2006, 13:00)
"Linuxfest Northwest is a non-commercial, one-day conference and
exhibition of open-source technology, with an emphasis on
NewsForge: LDAP in the Enterprise (Apr 28, 2006, 12:15)
"What can LDAP do for your business and your network...?"
DesktopLinux: Mandriva Betas CNR-Like Download Service (Apr 28, 2006, 11:30)
"Mandriva Club members at the silver level and above now have
access to Mandriva Kiosk Lite, an online service similar to
Linux.com: Manipulating PDFs with the PDF Toolkit (Apr 28, 2006, 10:45)
"Developer Sid Steward describes pdftk as the PDF equivalent of
an 'electronic staple remover, hole punch, binder, secret decoder
ring, and X-ray glasses...'"
DebianHelp: Centralized Syslog Server Using syslog-NG with Web Interface Using php-syslog-ng (Apr 28, 2006, 10:00)
"Central Log Management System is a simple web based logging
system which allows logging all syslog messages from various
Network Devices, Unix, Linux, Solaris and Windows Servers..."
Phoronix: ASRock 939NF4G-SATA2 (Apr 28, 2006, 08:30)
"When looking at some of ASRock's recent motherboard offerings,
we at Phoronix have been stunned by their budget yet creative
Enterprise Networking Planet: Killing With Linux: A Primer (Apr 28, 2006, 05:30)
"So there you are, dutifully wading through the documentation
for whatever gnarly Linux application you're rassling into
ZDNet: Is Linux Your OS Religion? (Apr 28, 2006, 02:30)
"What is it that makes some people zealots about which desktop
OS to use...?"