Infrastructure Linux News for Dec 15, 2006
LinuxWorld Australia: Users Scoff at Microsoft's Linux IP Claims (Dec 15, 2006, 20:30)
"IT managers have slammed Microsoft's claims that Linux source
code infringes on its intellectual property, and have criticized
Novell's deal with the company saying it grants validity to the
Gamasutra: Microsoft: PS3 Linux Not 'Competitive' Compared To XNA (Dec 15, 2006, 17:30)
"'On the one hand I've got to commend them for moving up their
platform there, but we really don't view what Sony and PlayStation
3 and particularly the Linux solution that they are making
Mad Penguin: Ubuntu Christian Edition Review (Dec 15, 2006, 12:15)
"It's no secret that Linux needs parental controls installed
with a distribution by default, and it's been a necessity for a
long time now..."
Linux.com: Top Linux Photo Managers Side-by-Side (Dec 15, 2006, 08:30)
"While a full-fledged image editor may be the best way to repair
digital photos, most of the time users need only to make minor
touch-ups; it is organizing, sorting, and finding a specific photo
that eat up all the time..."
HowtoForge: Accessing Windows Or Samba Shares Using AutoFS (Dec 15, 2006, 07:00)
"You already installed Linux on your networked desktop PC and
now you want to work with files stored on some other PCs in your
Debian Administration: Debian Networking for Basic and Advanced Users (Dec 15, 2006, 05:30)
"The basics for any network based on *nix hosts is the Transport
Control Protocol/ Internet Protocol (TCP/IP) combination of three
Computerworld: The Cloudy Future of Mobile Linux (Dec 15, 2006, 04:00)
"So why are some in the mobile industry saying, once again, that
Linux is on the brink of becoming a significant platform for
advanced mobile devices such as smart phones? And why should
anybody but industry insiders and geeks care...?"
Free Software Magazine: The Free Computer (Can We Do It?) (Dec 15, 2006, 01:00)
"I'm sure like many of you out there you have experienced the
same frustrations that I have when trying to install Linux or BSD
on a laptop. We need a new approach..."