IT Management Linux News for May 03, 2010
The Perfect Server - Ubuntu Lucid Lynx (Ubuntu 10.04) [ISPConfig 2] (May 03, 2010, 23:04)
Howtoforge: "This tutorial shows how to set up
an Ubuntu Lucid Lynx (Ubuntu 10.04) server that offers all services
needed by ISPs and hosters"
Total victory for open source software in a patent lawsuit (May 03, 2010, 22:04)
Opensource.com: "Plaintiffs attempted to
exploit this inexperience by arguing that open source software
involved behavior that was, if not downright illegal, at least
ethically dubious. They promoted the fallacy that open source
distributors unfairly take the property of others and thereby
The Shape Of Things To Come: HP Breaks Rank (May 03, 2010, 21:34)
The Virtual Circle: "The webOS is a platform
for devices yet to be thought up. It frees HP from being forever
chained to Microsoft Windows."
Mobilizing A Community To Fight Malware (May 03, 2010, 19:34)
Help Net Security: "The word about Immunet's
free anti-virus solution is spreading fast. The agent installed on
my computer tells me that there are currently 162,597 people in the
Immunet Cloud, and that I'm protected from 12,637,576 threats"
Virtual Linux: Platform and OS Linux Virtualization (May 03, 2010, 18:16)
Datamation: "When we talk about virtualization
solutions, we tend to talk about specific products offered by
specific companies. But when we talk about virtualization solutions
with Linux, we instead talk about a rich and diverse open source
Panama in on the road to MS hell (May 03, 2010, 17:34)
Maratux: "If South Korea is an example of what
Panama is attempting to do by following the Microsoft guide on how
a country can jump into technological advancement, then things
sound like it's going to be a bumpy road to get there."
Pot, meet kettle: a response to Steve Jobs' letter on Flash (May 03, 2010, 16:34)
ars Technica: "Watching two proprietary
software companies deeply opposed to computer user freedom lob
accusations back and forth about who is more opposed to freedom has
been surreal, to say the least."
8 Great Linux Routers, from SOHO to Enterprise
(May 03, 2010, 15:04)
Linux Planet: "Eric Geier rounds up eight Linux
router projects with a little something for everyone, from Internet
gateways for home users to enterprise Cisco replacements."
Microsoft IP Tax Makes Its Way to Linux-based Gadgets (May 03, 2010, 13:04)
eHomeUpgrade: "Microsoft has been bullying
Linux software vendors with threats of lawsuits for infringing on
their intellectual property (IP). Remedy: sign our "patent
agreement" and share your technology in exchange for immunity."
The Hobbyists OS (May 03, 2010, 03:04)
The Digital Prism : "Microsoft's army of
apologists like to spread the word that Linux is a "hobbyists OS",
so this post is a look at what that means and why it's a label more
suited to Windows."