Infrastructure Linux News for Jun 22, 2007
GroundWork Lays the Foundations for Wider Adoption (Jun 22, 2007, 21:00)
Computer Business Review: "Last week I had the
chance to catch up with open source systems management vendor
GroundWork on its progress and evolving strategy..."
The Truth about PJ... or Something (Jun 22, 2007, 20:15)
Groklaw: "After doing extensive research into
the identity of PJ or Pamela Jones. I have uncovered the truth and
am going to reveal it here..." (Humor)
FreeBSD vs. Gentoo (Jun 22, 2007, 19:30)
Gary's Hood: "FreeBSD and Gentoo are both
acceptable operating systems in my book, but they both have their
weak and strong points..."
KDE's Plasma is Heating Up (Jun 22, 2007, 18:00)
Linux.com: "If you visited the Plasma project's
outdated Web site in past weeks, you might have gotten the
impression that the team behind the project to revitalize the KDE
desktop hasn't been up to much these past months..."
Is Open Source Dying? (Jun 22, 2007, 17:15)
eWeek: "Some good ideas are too good for this
world. Is this one of them...?"
Rumors of New Gnash Functionality Exaggerated (Jun 22, 2007, 16:30)
Linux.com: "...[L]ast week's news that Gnash,
the free Flash player, had reached the stage where it could play
YouTube and Lulu.tv videos seemed too good to be true.
Unfortunately, it was..."
OpenOffice Conference Publishes Draft Program (Jun 22, 2007, 10:30)
DesktopLinux: "Organizers of OpenOffice.org
Conference 2007, set for Sept. 19 through 21 in Barcelona, today
released a draft of the program schedule for the event..."
Sri Lanka's Open Source Community Touts Free Software Without Piracy (Jun 22, 2007, 09:45)
Lanka Business Online: "Sri Lanka's open source
software community is promoting free programs that can be used on
operating systems like Microsoft Windows, without breaking anyone's
Linux: Introducing Bugs (Jun 22, 2007, 08:15)
KernelTrap: "In another thread discussing the
tracking of kernel regressions, Linux creator Linus Torvalds noted
that the kernel is evolving so quickly it is inevitable that bugs
will be introduced..."
Set Up A Fedora 7 Mail Server Using Qmail Toaster (Jun 22, 2007, 07:30)
HowtoForge: "Qmail is an Internet Mail Transfer
Agent (MTA) for UNIX-like operating systems..."
Intro to Ubuntu (Jun 22, 2007, 06:45)
Try Linux: "This post will go through the steps
to making and running a live CD..."
Create and Extract .gz,.bz2 Files in Debian (Jun 22, 2007, 06:00)
Debian Admin: "bzip2 and bunzip2 are file
compression and decompression utilities..."
Ubuntu Feisty Fawn 7.04--A Review (Jun 22, 2007, 03:00)
Shift-Backspace: "Interestingly enough, I have
been using Ubuntu Feisty Fawn 7.04 since the release candidate was
released, yet have not reviewed it...!"
OpenSUSE 10.3 Alpha 5 Report (Jun 22, 2007, 02:15)
tuxmachines.org: "Alpha 5 in the OpenSUSE 10.3
developmental cycle was released several days ago and with it came
a few surprises. As opposed to big changes in the installed system
itself, the big news this release was the 1 CD install