Infrastructure Linux News for Jan 23, 2009
A Year of Linux: January 22: Crashing at Linux's Place! (Jan 23, 2009, 23:32)
Zmogo: "The old plan: Ring in the new year by
switching over to Linux for a week, documenting each day of the
transition. The new plan: Keep using Linux for the rest of the
year, giving periodic updates on my experiences, all of which you
can read here!"
Five Quick Tips for OpenOffice.org Writer Users (Jan 23, 2009, 23:02)
Linutop: "Learn to use keyboard shortcuts
Although you can access all Writer's features via the toolbar and
menus, using keyboard shortcuts can speed up your work. Writer
offers a huge number of shortcuts..."
3 Popular Tips for Konqueror 3.5.9 (Jan 23, 2009, 22:32)
TuxArena: "In this article I will show three
tips (which I consider popular) for tweaking or working with this
older version of Konqueror."
Review: Sabayon Linux 4.0 (Jan 23, 2009, 22:02)
Raiden's Realm: "We took a look at an earlier
version of Sabayon back early last year and were quite impressed
with it. But past performance doesn't always signal present
success. So how does the new Sabayon stack up against it's honored
predecessor? Let's find out."
Internet breaks the billion barrier (Jan 23, 2009, 21:32)
IT Wire: "Perhaps this should not be too
surprising when you consider that China has long been regarded as
something of an Internet connected superpower. Indeed, China ranks
as the largest single Internet population in the world."
Linux users to woo teachers (Jan 23, 2009, 20:32)
The Hindu Times: "The Indian Linux Users' Group
(I-LUG), Kochi chapter, in its monthly meeting on Sunday will dwell
upon the power of command line interface."
Pleasant Linux Surprises (Jan 23, 2009, 19:32)
Jamie's Random Musings: "It is still nice when
I get an occasional pleasant surprise from Linux..."
Step-By-Step: Moving Your Server To Linux (Jan 23, 2009, 19:02)
bMighty: "You can make the move Ubuntu Linux
Server in no time at all by following the steps in this hands-on
guide where you'll learn how to install the software and start
using your Linux server."
Linux Netbooks: A Tough Ticket? (Jan 23, 2009, 17:02)
bMighty: "Why don't PC makers sell more Linux
netbooks? Maybe because they simply aren't making enough of
5 Reasons Why Linux is Recession Proof (Jan 23, 2009, 16:32)
Ken Hess's Linux Blog: "What's more stable than
a rock, faster than a spinning disk, more powerful than a Windows
system twice its size, and able to leap platforms like no other
operating system? Surprise! It's Linux."
5 Reasons Users Fail to Make the Linux Switch (Jan 23, 2009, 13:02)
Intranet Journal: "So perhaps there is some
magical formula that prevents some from seeing success while others
are willing to trooper through any perceived challenges?"
Women Who Tech: 2nd annual TeleSummit (Jan 23, 2009, 10:32)
Women Who Tech: "In April 2009 the second
annual Women Who Tech TeleSummit will bring together hundreds of
women from across the US and abroad in the non-profit, political
and business world for an incredible lineup of thought provoking
panels featuring technology change makers."
Data at Rest Remains Secure With TrueCrypt (Jan 23, 2009, 06:02)
Enterprise Networking Planet: "In this article
we'll look at protecting data "at rest," stored on a laptop or
desktop computer, on a removable disk, a data CD or DVD, or on a
USB memory stick."
Top 10 Applications to Install After Installing Ubuntu (Jan 23, 2009, 03:02)
TuxArena: "Wesnoth - this is a turn-based
strategy game, well-maintained, with a strong community and a
beautiful gameplay, both in single-player mode and online"
Ubuntu 8.04.2 LTS released (Jan 23, 2009, 01:32)
UbunTube: "The Ubuntu team is proud to announce
the release of Ubuntu 8.04.2 LTS, the Ubuntu 8.04.2 LTS
releasedUbuntu 8.04.2 LTS released second maintenance update to
Ubuntu's 8.04 LTS release."