Infrastructure Linux News for Jun 21, 2006
Tonight on The Linux Link Tech Show (Jun 21, 2006, 23:30)
"We talk to several core members of the Gentoo Project..."
internetnews.com: Sun Solaris Embraces PostgreSQL (Jun 21, 2006, 21:00)
"After a few delays, Sun Microsystems is now fully supporting
the open source PostgreSQL database on its Solaris 10 operating
ZDNet UK: $100 Laptop Project is 'Fundamentally Flawed' (Jun 21, 2006, 18:00)
"The head of one of the largest charitable suppliers of
re-conditioned PCs claims there are some basic problems with
creating a bespoke laptop for the developing world..."
PR: Fedora Core 6 Test 1 (5.90) Now Available (Jun 21, 2006, 17:00)
"The Fedora Project announces the first release of the Fedora
Core 6 development cycle, available for the i386, x86_64, and
ppc/ppc64 architectures, including Intel based Macintosh
computers..." Full release within.
eWeek: New Xandros Linux Desktop Arrives (Jun 21, 2006, 16:30)
"Xandros 4.0, the first new version of Xandros Inc.'s desktop
Linux distribution in a year and a half, arrived on June 20..."
CRN: HP To Support Novell Desktop Linux (Jun 21, 2006, 15:15)
"Hewlett-Packard has no plans to preload versions of the
upcoming Novell SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop (SLED) 10 on its PCs,
but HP aims to support the operating [system] and sees
opportunities for it..."
Seekos: OpenOffice.org Website Down for 48 Hours (Jun 21, 2006, 14:30)
"The OpenOffice.org website is scheduled to be down for 48 hours
beginning June 20th according to an email posted by Community
Leader Louis Suarez-Potts..."
DesktopLinux: Tomahawk Linux Update Dual-Boots Windows (Jun 21, 2006, 13:00)
"Singapore-based Tomahawk Computers Ltd. has released an updated
version (version 1.1.1) of its Tomahawk Desktop operating
Linux Mint: Mandriva One Review (Jun 21, 2006, 11:30)
"After Ubuntu 6.06, Fedora Core 5 and SUSE 10.1 were released in
the first two quarters of this year, I started to wonder about
HowtoForge: Server Monitoring With BixData (Jun 21, 2006, 08:30)
"BixData is a system, application, and network monitoring tool
which allows you to easily monitor nearly every aspect of your
EnterpriseNetworkingPlanet: A Dapper Drake in Your Server Closet? (Jun 21, 2006, 07:00)
"Yes, I know you're sick of hearing about Ubuntu. Ubuntu this,
Ubuntu that, everyone must love Ubuntu or else..."
Linux Forums: Word to Writer (Jun 21, 2006, 05:30)
"However, switching from Word to OpenOffice Writer can be almost
as difficult as switching from Windows to Linux..."
SearchOpenSource: Google Spreadsheets Review (Jun 21, 2006, 04:00)
"This article was primarily written to answer a far simpler and
more practical question: How do Google Spreadsheets work...?"
Win4Lin in the Spotlight (Jun 21, 2006, 02:30)
Two Win4Lin reviews, one from Tom's Hardware Guide UK and the
other from Linux.com, grace the Web today. Links within.
Free Software Magazine: How the Net was Lost (Jun 21, 2006, 01:45)
"Those who currently struggle to maintain what is called 'Net
Neutrality' on the internet I think have taken too limited an
approach to their struggle..."