Infrastructure Linux News for Aug 30, 2006
LinuxPR: Gentoo Linux 2006.1 Unleashed
(Aug 30, 2006, 20:15)
The Gentoo Release Engineering team proudly announces the
release of Gentoo Linux 2006.1
LinuxPlanet: GroundWork to Break New Net Management Ground at Interop (Aug 30, 2006, 19:30)
"When the Interop trade show unfolds in New York next month, its
underlying network infrastructure will be managed and monitored by
GroundWork Monitor 7..."
CRN: Elan Dumps Linux For Windows Embedded In New Music Server (Aug 30, 2006, 18:45)
"...Elan Home Systems has switched from a Linux-based platform
to one built on Microsoft Windows XPE (embedded) operating system
backed by a more powerful processor..."
OSNews: Interview: Guy Martin of Motorola's Linux Division (Aug 30, 2006, 16:30)
"Guy Martin is a distinguished member of technical staff within
Motorola's Mobile Devices business. He helped establish
opensource.motorola.com, and works with groups inside of Motorola
to better interface with the Open Source community..."
BusinessWeek: Mozilla Goes Mainstream (Aug 30, 2006, 15:45)
"The unconventional company hopes to gain market share and
outfox the competition with a new version of its Firefox
internetnews.com: Firefox 2 Gets a New Look (Aug 30, 2006, 15:00)
"The refresh is hardly as dramatic as the change between
Microsoft's in-development Internet Explorer 7 and Internet
Explorer 6.x, but it is something the Firefox faithful will
Linux Journal: HDRs and DAWs For Linux: The New Breed (Aug 30, 2006, 12:00)
"The hard-disk recorder (HDR) is the central component of the
modern digital audio studio..."
Linux.com: Linux Libertine Open Fonts Offers Free Times Roman Alternative (Aug 30, 2006, 10:30)
"Philipp H. Poll started the Linux Libertine Open Fonts project
in September 2003 because of his dissatisfaction with the fonts
shipped with GNU/Linux distributions..."
APC Magazine: NcFTP: Weapons-Grade FTP on the Linux Command Line (Aug 30, 2006, 09:00)
"It doesn't matter how drag'n'drop GUI based FTP clients are,
there comes a time when only the terminal will do..."
Dom2319: Debian Apache 2 WebDAV Server with Quota Using SSL and MySQL for Authentication (Aug 30, 2006, 07:30)
"Therefore WebDAV was chosen as the protocol to manage the site
with a patched version of the Apache 2 WebDAV module to provide
LinuxDevices: DIY Linux Home Theater PC (Aug 30, 2006, 06:00)
"LixSystems has introduced a low-cost Linux powered home theater
PC (HTPC) packaged in a compact, consumer electronics-style
The Linux Advocate: KDE vs. GNOME : Why Are We STILL Fighting? (Aug 30, 2006, 02:15)
"...[W]ould the community be bettered if the two behemoth
projects were to come together and merge into one giant
DesktopLinux.com: Desktop Linux Survey Results Analyzed (Aug 30, 2006, 01:30)
"The results of DesktopLinux.com's 2006 Desktop Linux Market
survey are in, and the votes are all tallied..."
internetnews.com: Fedora Goes Live (Aug 30, 2006, 00:45)
"Ever wanted to run Fedora Core Linux as a Live CD? Well now you
Linux Journal: A Fifteenth Chance for GNOME (Aug 30, 2006, 00:00)
"Okay, I don't really know how many chances I've given GNOME,
but I've tried to switch to GNOME as my default desktop many times.
I always ended up switching back to KDE..."