Infrastructure Linux News for Oct 24, 2006
Firefox 2 Officially Released (Oct 24, 2006, 21:30)
internetnews.com has the announcement, and Mozilla Links has a
fast review. Links within.
Softpedia: The Linux Computer Not Bigger Than a Pack of Gum (Oct 24, 2006, 19:30)
"Miniaturization has become a vital trend in technology during
the past few years, as it allowed the development of devices that
occupy less and less space..."
NewsForge: What MySQL Enterprise Means for Customers, Contributors (Oct 24, 2006, 18:00)
"Last week MySQL AB announced that it would offer two distinct
versions of MySQL: the MySQL Enterprise release for paying
customers, and MySQL Community Server for open source users. What
does that mean for the open source community...?"
Linux Journal: GPLv3: What the Hackers Said (Oct 24, 2006, 17:15)
"When I wrote about the wrangling over the GNU GPLv3 licence a
month back, it provoked a lively conversation in the
PDFZone: Adobe Makes New e-book Push (Oct 24, 2006, 16:30)
"Adobe says it eventually plans to support Macintosh, Linux, and
a host of portable device platforms..."
Fedora Core 6 is Out, Really (Oct 24, 2006, 14:15)
"Fedora Core 6 (FC 6) is now available, offering Red Hat users a
view of the latest and greatest in open source technologies..."
Official announcement, reviews within.
NBC11.com: Nina Reiser Reward Increased To $25,000 (Oct 24, 2006, 13:30)
"Reiser's husband, Hans Reiser, a 42-year-old software developer
famous in the Linux community, was arraigned in Alameda County
Superior Court on Oct. 12 on a charge of murdering her..."
IT Manager's Journal: osCommerce is First Class for Second-Tier Toy Retailer (Oct 24, 2006, 12:00)
"But this second-tier market has been a gold mine for Simpson,
whose humble eBay beginnings have grown into a multi-channel income
CMS Watch: OpenCms 6.0: A Review (Oct 24, 2006, 09:00)
"We recently acquired hands-on experience installing and
customizing OpenCms on a client project..."
Linux.com: Thousands of TeX Fonts at Your Fingertips (Oct 24, 2006, 07:30)
"Even if you're relatively new to TeX, the open source
typesetting program, you're probably familiar with its default
12-point Computer Modern Roman font..."
eHomeUpgrade: The Easy Way to Upgrade to Flash Player 9 Beta in Linux (Oct 24, 2006, 06:00)
"I'm running Ubuntu with the flashplugin-nonfree package
installed on my main PC and I've seen a few different ways of going
Linux.com: CLI Magic: Salvage Lost Partitions with gpart (Oct 24, 2006, 04:30)
"Messing up your hard disk's partition table doesn't take much
effort, especially when you're preparing a dual-boot
Linux.com: HP All-in-One Device Works Great with Linux (Oct 24, 2006, 03:00)
"Not only does the new product do more than both of the machines
it replaced, it does it in less space. The price isn't real big,
All About Linux: A Brief Look at Slackware 11.0 (Oct 24, 2006, 01:30)
"When you hear the name Slackware, you are at once transported
to a world where Linux users feel more at home in setting the
configurations by editing ordinary text files..."