Infrastructure Linux News for Sep 22, 2011
Google Promises One Android for All Screen Sizes--As it Should Be (Sep 22, 2011, 23:02)
OSTATIC: "Google took some criticism earlier
this year when, with Android 3.0 (Honeycomb), the company seemed to
be aiming targeted features at tablet developers, while other
versions of Android would be more appropriate for smartphones and
Taking a long look at Salix OS 13.37 (Sep 22, 2011, 22:07)
Distro Watch Weekly: "While Salix OS does offer
a very nice graphical installer it is limited to the live CD
version still in development. Those who prefer to test drive from a
live CD will have to wait a bit."
How to use Linux containers (lxc) under Debian Squeeze (Sep 22, 2011, 21:00)
Wallix: In this article, you will learn what is
virtualization, why use it and how to use one kind of
virtualization, Linux containers (aka lxc) under Debian
The Gnome 3 Meteor: Ready for impact (Sep 22, 2011, 20:00)
Muktware: It's been a long time since a desktop
environment has caused so much controversy in the FOSS
Ubuntu 11.10 Beta 2 Released, Synaptic Removed (Sep 22, 2011, 20:00)
Softpedia: "The second and last Beta version,
as well as the last development release, of the upcoming Ubuntu
11.10 (Oneiric Ocelot) operating system was made available for
testing by the Ubuntu developers."
Ever wondered how the Wikimedia servers are configured? (Sep 22, 2011, 19:00)
Wikimedia: Well, wonder no longer! To configure
the Wikimedia servers, we use Puppet..
Using and configuring Samba under Linux/Unix (Sep 22, 2011, 15:00)
LinuxCareer: If you are working in a
heterogeneous environment, that is Windows and Linux/Unix, chances
are sooner or later you will have to deal with Samba.
Moodle Rolls Out Official iPhone App (Sep 22, 2011, 13:00)
NetworkWorld: New free app provides Moodle
course management system access for Moodlers on the go.
Kororaa Linux 15 Released, Based on Fedora 15 (Sep 22, 2011, 12:00)
Softpedia: "Dubbed Squirt, the new Kororaa 15
OS is now based on the Fedora 15 release, it features both KDE SC
4.6 and GNOME 3 desktop environments, and it is available for
download for both 32-bit and 64-bit architectures."
PiCloud: Scientific open source computing in the cloud (Sep 22, 2011, 09:01)
FLOSS for Science: "This week we interviewed
Ken Elkabany, CEO of another company with a business model on top
of scientific open source software: PiCloud."
Samsung Mulling Open-Source Future For Its Mobile OS Plan B: Bada, That Is (Sep 22, 2011, 08:02)
mocoNews: "Expect to hear a lot about Bada,
Samsung's homegrown mobile operating system, over the next year as
it reportedly gears up to open the OS up to third-party
Pardus 2011.2 screenshot preview (Sep 22, 2011, 01:04)
LinuxBSDos.com : "Pardus 2011.2, code-named
Cervus elaphus, is the latest version of the Linux desktop
distribution developed by the Turkish National Research Institute
of Electronics and Cryptology (UEKAE)."