Infrastructure Linux News for Jul 20, 2006
CRN: Linspire Five-O Linux OS Gives System Builders Low-End PC Option (Jul 20, 2006, 21:00)
"Linspire aims to take over the low-end desktop with its
Linspire Five-0 Linux operating system..."
IOL: Shuttleworth Computer Labs Ransacked (Jul 20, 2006, 18:00)
"Two of the computer laboratories set up in Cape Town schools by
the Shuttleworth Foundation were ransacked during the three-week
school holiday which ended on Friday..."
Techworld: VMware Slams XenSource-Microsoft Deal (Jul 20, 2006, 13:30)
"VMware has slammed Microsoft's tie-up with open source
virtualisation developer XenSource, announced earlier this week,
calling it a 'one-way street,' and accusing XenSource of betraying
its open source roots..."
Linux.com: Create a Secure Linux-based Wireless Access Point (Jul 20, 2006, 11:15)
"Wi-Fi Protected Access version 2 (WPA2) is becoming the de
facto standard for securing wireless networks, and a mandatory
feature for all new Wi-Fi products certified by the Wi-Fi
Linux.com: Getting Started with Dynamic DNS (Jul 20, 2006, 09:45)
"The crux of the issue is that the domain name system was
created with fixed name-to-IP mapping in mind, back in the mid
Phoronix: Tyan Tempest i5000XL S2692 [Review] (Jul 20, 2006, 09:00)
"Since publishing our preview of the Tyan Tempest i5000XL last
month, we have received an overwhelming amount of messages from
Phoronix readers who have been intrigued by Tyan's joint project
HowtoForge: Enlightenment 17 QuickStart Guide (Jul 20, 2006, 07:30)
"Enlightenment 17 or E17 as it is generally called, is a cool
Window Manager for X..."
SearchOpenSource: Enterprise Open Source Migrations: Dealing with File Services (Jul 20, 2006, 06:00)
"Problems with sharing and storing files can stymie a migration
from Windows or Unix to Linux. Fortunately, a few key open source
tools and tried-and-true practices can scale file services
NewsForge: ns-2 Network Simulator: Free, Yes; Friendly, No (Jul 20, 2006, 04:30)
"The open source network simulation tool ns-2 is an invaluable
tool for researchers working on wired or wireless networks..."
SUSE Rants: SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 10 for Spreading the Linux Cure (Jul 20, 2006, 00:45)
"Many who have heard of it are not interested in trying it
because they believe things that are not true, or they simply don't
care about it..."
Linux-Watch: Where Linux is Hot, and Where It's Not (Jul 20, 2006, 00:00)
"Do you think you know, I mean really know, where Linux is
popular and where it's not? I did, and you know what? I was wrong.
I found out, thanks to a new feature from Google: Google