Linux News for May 30, 1999
Quick Mozilla Screenshot (May 30, 1999, 23:50)
Yes, it's a slow news day...
John Carmack of ID Software likes Linux (May 30, 1999, 23:35)
Finger firstname.lastname@example.org to read the great things he says
Quake and Quake II Available Shrink Wrapped (May 30, 1999, 23:35)
CompUSA devoted half a page to their Sunday flier for Linux
related products. Nestled within were Quake and Quake II for
M2: LinuxIT is UK reseller for BRU and Quickstart Data Rescue (May 30, 1999, 23:20)
"An agreement has been made by LinuxIT to resell the award
winning BRU and Quickstart Data Rescue System Replicator software
from Enhanced Software technologies for the Linux platform."
New and Updated KDE applications (May 30, 1999, 23:06)
KDEsu-0.9, KDiskCat-0.1, kfstab, kless-1.4.8, kmid-1.7,
kpackage-1.3, KTop - The KDE Task Manager-1.0.0, and KPilot have
been added or updated.
Presswire: MACROMEDIA: Macromedia announces free flash player source code (May 30, 1999, 21:54)
"Macromedia announced at its International User Conference '99
plans to license at no charge the source code for its popular Flash
New distribution: Skygate Linux (May 30, 1999, 18:48)
"... can be installed without repartitioning your hard
Yahoo!/Reuters: Microsoft technology chief departs -- Time magazine (May 30, 1999, 18:43)
"... Ballmer orchestrated an ouster of Myrhvold."
Salon: Fear of links (May 30, 1999, 17:08)
"While professional journalists turn up their noses, weblog
pioneers invent a new, personal way to organize the Web's
Federal Register: Notice of Public Hearing on Prior Art During Patent Application (May 30, 1999, 16:51)
"Public hearings will be held on Monday, June 28, 1999, and
Wednesday, July 14, 1999..."
Paul Ferris -- Microsoft and De-commoditization - Will History Repeat Itself? (May 30, 1999, 11:37)
"Microsoft is throwing rocks at Linux. We are officially at
Interested in Sierra Games for Linux? Here's a Poll (May 30, 1999, 11:17)
Sierra Studios (makers of the Quest games) are carrying a poll
asking for advice...
Slashdot: Review -- Samba: Integrating UNIX and Windows by John D. Blair (May 30, 1999, 11:08)
"If you need to configure a Samba server, this book is a
Bleeding Edge: Getting Started With Make, Issue II (May 30, 1999, 10:55)
"We will look in detail at each of make's features and