Infrastructure Linux News for Jun 25, 2007
Is Money a Good Measure of OSS Success? (Jun 25, 2007, 23:15)
InfoWorld: "This comment from Stacey (Hyperic)
got me thinking... is money a good measure of OSS success...?"
Why Red Hat Doesn't Need a Deal with Microsoft (Jun 25, 2007, 22:00)
Linux.com: "Red Hat doesn't appear to be
interested in the least. Here's why..."
PCLinuxOS 2007 Synaptic Sections--Radically Screwed Up (Jun 25, 2007, 21:00)
Ye Olde Blogge: "Everybody knows PCLinuxOS is
radically simple, right? And it is..."
openSUSE 10.2--A Review (Jun 25, 2007, 20:30)
Shift+Backspace: "Recently there has been
plenty of news regarding the alpha releases of the next openSUSE
Mandriva 2007.1 Spring Review (Jun 25, 2007, 20:00)
PolishLinux: "This April Mandriva presented its new distribution called Spring. Despite the fact that it is 'only' 2007.1 it has changed a lot since 2007.0..."
NVIDIA Graphics: Linux v. Solaris (Jun 25, 2007, 18:45)
Phoronix: "For this article we have taken
NVIDIA's latest display driver for Linux and Solaris (v100.14.11)
and ran it on both operating systems..."
Standards, Virtual Worlds and The Big Question (Jun 25, 2007, 17:15)
ConsortiumInfo: "Today, of course, that Oh Wow!
moment is more likely to involve a video game or, more recently, a
Linux Computer Fits in USB Key (Jun 25, 2007, 16:30)
LinuxDevices: "A start-up located in the French
Alps near Grenoble is readying a tiny ARM-based Linux single-board
computer in a USB key form-factor..."
Linux: Kernel Documentation and Translations (Jun 25, 2007, 15:30)
KernelTrap: "Following a recent patch that
translated Documentation/HOWTO into Japanese, a new patch offered a
translation of the same document into Chinese..."
Windows vs. Linux vs. OS X: CIO John Halamka Tests SUSE (Jun 25, 2007, 14:30)
CIO: "When we last heard from John Halamka it
was October 2006, and the CareGroup CIO had wrapped up a
three-month trial of four different operating systems..."
The Case Against OOXML (Jun 25, 2007, 14:00)
<NO>OOXML:"Rob Weir is explaining in 10
pages why the proposed OOXML standard should be rejected, and why
it conflicts with existing ISO standards..."
Setting Up Postfix As A Backup MX (Jun 25, 2007, 10:30)
HowtoForge: "In this tutorial I will show how
you can set up a Postfix mailserver as a backup mail exchanger for
Leaving a Trail of Breadcrumbs (Using Bookmarks) in OpenOffice Writer (Jun 25, 2007, 09:00)
OpenOffice.org Training, Tips, and Ideas: "I
want to point out something specific today. You can insert
bookmarks in a Writer document, and use the Navigator to find
Make Your Own Distro, in Easy Steps (Jun 25, 2007, 07:30)
CyberOrg: "Jiri Suchomel has created YaST
module that makes creating KIWI images breeze, here are the steps
to create your own live distro..."
Arch Voodoo Install (Jun 25, 2007, 06:00)
Techzone: "Arch has been my primary Linux
distribution for two years and I dual boot it with Windows XP on my
The Guide to 100%-Linux/KDE/Desktop-Success (Jun 25, 2007, 00:00)
Peter P. Parker Critical Views on Linux: "This
is a guide on how Linux and especially the KDE desktop could
revolutionize the world of computers and operating systems and
bring a major breakthrough so Linux would go mainstream..."