Infrastructure Linux News for Aug 29, 2006
eWeek: Google's Non-Starter Office (Aug 29, 2006, 22:30)
"Google Apps for Your Domain is not a Microsoft challenger. Deal
Wired: Is Ubuntu Linux for You, Too? (Aug 29, 2006, 20:15)
"Like cold fusion or a painless weight-loss plan, a
user-friendly version of Linux remains elusive..."
eWeek: Linux Installs Made Easier (Aug 29, 2006, 19:30)
"Instalinux.com is a handy Web site from which users can create
customized installation images for a handful of different Linux
internetnews.com: Jitterbit: Web Services Without The Headaches (Aug 29, 2006, 14:15)
"But a company called Jitterbit is betting that its open source
integration suite, combined with Web Services technology, will ease
the development process..."
DesktopLinux: Brazil Nears Million Linux Laptop Order (Aug 29, 2006, 13:30)
"The OLPC (One Laptop Per Child) project reported Aug. 27 that
Brazil is finalizing plans for 'all aspects' of its $100 laptop
Linux.com: Linux Kiosks Come to the Aid of Natural Disaster Victims (Aug 29, 2006, 12:00)
"When faced with the aftermath of a natural disaster like
Hurricane Katrina or the Boxing Day tsunami, you might assume that
having Internet access would be the last thing on victims' or
LinuxDevices: Device Profile: iRex iLiad Mobile eBook Reader (Aug 29, 2006, 09:45)
"iRex used Linux and an electronic paper display (EPD) to build
a portable reading device available now for personal and
Linux Magazine: Tweaking SUSE 10.1 (Aug 29, 2006, 09:00)
"Why, SUSE Linux 10.1 has more software in it than any desktop
Linux user and developer could possibly want..."
Linux.com: OpenUsability Funds Student Projects (Aug 29, 2006, 08:15)
"OpenUsability, the organization of software interface usability
experts, has begun taking applications for the first in a series of
funded student projects..."
LinuxDevices: Flexible ARM9 SBC Boots Linux in 1.69 Seconds (Aug 29, 2006, 07:30)
"Technologic Systems is offering a freely downloadable,
Debian-based Linux OS image said to boot from an SD card in less
than two seconds..."
HowtoForge: Installing a Bind9 Master/Slave DNS System (Aug 29, 2006, 04:30)
"In this howto we will install 2 bind dns servers, one as the
master and the other as a slave server. For security reasons we
will chroot bind9 in its own jail..."
Phoronix: Tyan Tempest i5000VF & i5000VS [Review] (Aug 29, 2006, 03:00)
"Since the beginning of June we have had the Tyan Tempest
i5000XL S2692 in our labs, and through its stay, we have continued
to be impressed by this well designed motherboard for Intel's
All About Linux: A Tryst with Debian Etch Beta 3 (Aug 29, 2006, 02:15)
"I recently downloaded the latest offering of Debian which goes
in the garb of Debian Etch Beta 3..."
Free Software Magazine: Who Owns Me? (Aug 29, 2006, 00:00)
"One of the most disturbing ideas I've encountered in
intellectual property law is the peculiar idea of owning and being
able to patent naturally occuring gene sequences, such as those in
the Human Genome project..."