Infrastructure Linux News for Nov 21, 2007
Big Picture Stuff (Nov 21, 2007, 23:30)
Editor's Note: Why ignoring Microsoft or the
"Year of the Linux Desktop" are just simply not going to
Firefox 3 Beta Offers Secure, Easy Web Browsing (Nov 21, 2007, 20:30)
eWeek: "Web developers can now download Firefox
3 Beta 1 to test more than 30 new features in the popular
open-source browser released from Mozilla Nov. 19..."
Wal-Mart's $199 Linux PC Back In Stock (Nov 21, 2007, 19:00)
InformationWeek: "Just in time for the
holidays, Wal-Mart has re-stocked a Linux-based PC that sells for
SCO Withdraws Asset Sale Motion (Without Prejudice) (Nov 21, 2007, 17:30)
Groklaw: "Wow. SCO has withdrawn its motion,
the 'emergency' motion, to sell its assets. No reason given..."
KDE 4.0 Release Candidate 1 (Nov 21, 2007, 16:00)
KDE: "The KDE Community is happy to announce
the immediate availability of the first release candidate for KDE
4.0. This release candidate marks that the majority of the
components of KDE 4.0 are now approaching release quality..."
gOS Unboxed: Should Microsoft Worry? (Nov 21, 2007, 13:00)
ExtremeTech: "It's a neat concept for a Linux
distribution, but how practical is it? We'll find out in this
Canonical to Release Launchpad Developer Service (Nov 21, 2007, 10:00)
Linux-Watch: "Launchpad is a set of integrated
tools that support collaboration and community formation. These
include a team management tool, a bug tracker, code hosting,
translations, a blueprint tracker and an answer tracker..."
There's No System Like Linux for the Holidays (Nov 21, 2007, 08:30)
LinuxInsider: "The holidays are coming, and
there's no better time of year to consider buying a computer for
yourself or as a gift. It is also a good time to consider a PC
loaded with Linux..."
Another New Twist on Open-Source VoIP (Nov 21, 2007, 07:00)
Datamation: "There's a feeling of inexhaustible
energy radiating through the world of open-source VoIP. And the
more we learn, the more we discover..."
Virtual Users And Domains With Postfix, Courier And MySQL (Fedora 8) (Nov 21, 2007, 05:30)
HowtoForge: "This document describes how to
install a mail server based on Postfix that is based on virtual
users and domains, i.e. users and domains that are in a MySQL
Linux Media Player Roundup--Part 4 (Nov 21, 2007, 04:00)
Raiden's Realm: "Today we'll be covering a
couple of interesting players that most older Linux users may
remember, and most new users may not even know exists..."
SolutionBase: Get Familiar with Alternative Linux Desktops (Nov 21, 2007, 01:00)
TechRepublic: "Linux has proven amazingly
flexible: after nearly 10 years of use, I'm still impressed by how
the Linux operating system does exactly what I want on any type of