IT Management Linux News for Apr 13, 2010
NagiosGrapher: HTTP Response Time (Apr 13, 2010, 23:32)
Begin Linux: "The directory
/etc/nagios/ngraph.d contains the graph files that will build your
graphs. By default this directory contains subdirectories,
templates and in side templates; standard and extra."
How To Set Up A USB-Over-IP Server And Client With Mandriva 2010.0 (Apr 13, 2010, 22:32)
Howtoforge: "To share USB devices between
computers with their full functionality, USB/IP encapsulates "USB
I/O messages" into TCP/IP payloads and transmits them between
Microsoft Plays the Open Source Software Game (Apr 13, 2010, 18:02)
Serverwatch: "Microsoft has been busy these
past few days reminding the world that it really is an organization
of monstrous proportions and its tendrils reach from the humblest
consumer desktop right up to the level of super-computing."
Republicans Turn to Open Source Asterisk (Apr 13, 2010, 15:02)
VoIP Planet: "Open source software is being
used today by all types of companies and organizations—even
the Republican Party is an adopter."
Turn Tonido into a LAMP Server in a Jiffy (Apr 13, 2010, 14:02)
Linux Beacon: "While TonidoPlug is a great
personal server as it is, you can teach it a few neat tricks. For
example, how about turning your TonidoPlug into a fully-fledged
server running the MySQL/PHP stack?"
Digging a Little Deeper into TurboHercules/IBM - OpenMainframe.org and Microsoft (Apr 13, 2010, 12:32)
Groklaw: "When IBM said that TurboHercules was
a member of organizations Microsoft is a member of, it was
particularly talking about OpenMainframe.org. It's an organization
that seems dedicated to attacking IBM's mainframe business. It
describes its purpose like this:"
Drupal 6 Hosting With nginx And PHP-FastCGI On Ubuntu 9.10 (Apr 13, 2010, 07:02)
Howtoforge: "Apache can be a big offender when
it comes to resource usage, so a nice alternative is nginx, a fast,
light-weight and efficient http server that supports PHP via
Most computer users need Linux (Apr 13, 2010, 05:02)
Technology & Life Integration: "One thing I
have noticed on just about all windows installed computers outside
of my strict control is that they are full of viruses, spyware and
there are more programs installed than they know what to do
How to get Linux in your office (Apr 13, 2010, 03:02)
Tux Radar: "And with Linux and free software
making a name for itself in the world of big business, many more
people are testing the feasibility of switching small and home
office software to their open source equivalents."
Of patents, open source, and IBM (Apr 13, 2010, 00:02)
Cyber Cynic: "After covering the war of words
over IBM's use of patents in a business dispute with French
start-up TurboHercules and giving my two cents on this open-source
family fight, I'd hope the matter would die down. I was wrong."