Infrastructure Linux News for Dec 18, 2006
Free Software Magazine: Linux and its Closing Window of Opportunity with OEMs (Dec 18, 2006, 23:30)
"I am planning on changing the world with this article. I can't
do it on my own: I need your help..."
LXer: Debian Etch: So Easy A Newbie Can Do It (Dec 18, 2006, 22:45)
"After getting a nudge from one of our DebCentral readers, I
decided to give Debian another shot..."
LinuxPlanet: Track Your Systems With NetIQ (Dec 18, 2006, 20:30)
"Managing hundreds or thousands of servers and desktops is a
NewsForge: FSF Makes MMORPG Campaign a High Priority (Dec 18, 2006, 19:00)
"The Free Software Foundation has declared the Free Ryzom
Campaign a high priority project for the future of the free
Linux.com: Just in Time for Christmas: Ubuntu Satanic Edition (Dec 18, 2006, 15:15)
"Maybe it's in response to the Ubuntu Christian Edition we wrote
about a couple of months ago, or maybe it's simply humor. Maybe
it's really evil..."
VoIP News: Asterisk in Action (Dec 18, 2006, 13:00)
"Chad Agate is the co-founder and CEO of SIPBox, a provider of
end-to-end telephony solutions for medium to large-sized
ReviewLinux: Review: Xandros Professional 4.1 (Dec 18, 2006, 11:30)
"A few years ago there were two noticeable distributions in the
western realm that wanted to cater to W2L migrators: Xandros and
Lindows, later Linspire..."
Shooting the Kids: Yo Mamma Likes Ubuntu (Dec 18, 2006, 10:00)
"My mom now owns 3 laptops and two desktops (one I've been using
for a couple of years)--none of which are older than 5
Linux.com: Introduction to NIS, The Network Information Service (Dec 18, 2006, 08:30)
"It was originally called the Sun Yellow Pages, but eventually
had to be renamed for legal reasons. NIS commands still begin with
the letters yp, so it's hard to forget the original name..."
Builder AU: Get Vista and Samba to Work (Dec 18, 2006, 07:00)
"Early adopters of Microsoft's new Vista operating system may
notice that it will not connect to Samba share folders out of the
Free Software Magazine: Free Software and Politics in Yankeetown (Dec 18, 2006, 01:00)
"The picturesque village of Yankeetown on Florida's Nature Coast
has been the recent target of a large time-sharing resort
condominium development proposal..."