Infrastructure Linux News for Feb 26, 2007
Linux and Other Rants: Linux in the Workplace: It's Here, There and Everywhere (Feb 26, 2007, 23:30)
"My first article discussed how easy it was to set up Linux on
my work desktop. In this article, I'll explain how you can help
colleagues switch to Linux..."
LinuxDevices: Single-Core Linux Phone Hits the Market (Feb 26, 2007, 22:00)
"Grundig Mobile has launched a Linux phone based on a
single-core, single-chip architecture, long considered to be the
'holy grail' of modern handset technology..."
Phoronix: The Impact Of A Tickless Kernel (Feb 26, 2007, 21:15)
"In this article we will be looking at the impact of
CONFIG_NO_HZ/Dynamic Ticks, which will be found in the Linux 2.6.21
Linux.com: Next Fedora Release Delayed, New Design Theme Selected (Feb 26, 2007, 15:30)
"The Fedora Project Board met this week to discuss issues
surrounding the upcoming release of Fedora 7..."
Dell: Ideas In Action (Feb 26, 2007, 13:30)
Dell responds to calls for pre-installed Linux. Looks good,
but note the wording: "...we are working with Novell to
certify our corporate client products for Linux..." "Certify"
Free Software Magazine: The Philosophy and Spirit of FOSS (Feb 26, 2007, 13:00)
"My last two blogs dealt with issues that illustrate to me that
some people have a functional disconnect with the philosophy, and
spirit, of what I feel is really what the Free Software movement
should be about..."
TechBuilder: Put Freespire Linux to Work (Feb 26, 2007, 11:30)
"This free Linux distro, based on Linspire, offers a secure
system with better-than-Windows multimedia capabilities. Here's how
to get it configured..."
Linux.com: Make Your Own Packages for Debian-Based Systems (Feb 26, 2007, 10:00)
"To make it a little less mysterious, let's take a look at two
methods of building Debian packages: using standard Debian
packaging tools and the CheckInstall utility..."
HowtoForge: Install and Configure Auth Shadow on Debian/Ubuntu (Feb 26, 2007, 08:30)