Linux News for Jul 04, 2002
Opera Pairs Up with Mandrake Linux (Jul 04, 2002, 16:35)
"Opera Software ASA has announced that Opera's Linux versions
will be distributed with Mandrake Linux, made by
LWN.net Weekly Edition for July 4, 2002 (Jul 04, 2002, 16:27)
Inside this week's LWN.net Weekly Edition: The OpenSSH
vulnerability and the disclosure process; The 2002 Ottawa Linux
Symposium; The importance of saying "thanks;" more.
Mandrake Linux Community Newsletter -- Issue #49 (Jul 04, 2002, 16:21)
This Week's Summary: MandrakeSoft's Postion on United Linux and
Other Topics; Mandrake in the News; Latest MandrakeClub Activities;
Upcoming "Libre Software Meeting"; This Week's Survey; Business
Case of the Week; more.
Caldera eSTREET for Partners & Developers -- July 2002 Edition (Jul 04, 2002, 16:16)
The monthly newsletter from Caldera International.
WOLK - Working Overloaded Linux Kernel v3.5rc3 (Jul 04, 2002, 16:13)
Changelog, link within.
Mandrake Linux Advisory: kernel 2.2 and 2.4 (Jul 04, 2002, 16:10)
"A problem was discovered in the CIPE (VPN tunnel)
implementation in the Linux kernel where a malformed packet could
cause a crash..."
Red Hat Linux Advisory: squid (Jul 04, 2002, 16:07)
"A problem was found in the code used by Squid to handle
compressed DNS replies where a malicious DNS server could cause
Squid to crash..."
Linux Magazine: Want to Make a Living From Linux? (Jul 04, 2002, 05:30)
"So you want to make a living from Linux, do you? Well, it can
be done, but it's not easy..."
Linux Journal: Configuring a Linux/VMware GSX Server (Jul 04, 2002, 04:00)
"In this article, we will talk about how to configure a Red Hat
Linux server for the VMware GSX environment, add additional network
interface cards to reduce virtual server bottlenecks and add an
external drive array to provide plenty of disk space for our SQL
databases and VMs..."
LinuxWorld.au: Centrelink Signs Four-year Deal with IBM (Jul 04, 2002, 02:30)
"While unwilling to disclose dollar figures, Centrelink is the
Federal Government's biggest agency and is a show of support for
the adoption of open source..."
ITToolbox: House Makes Resolutions in XML (Jul 04, 2002, 01:00)
Not exactly a huge leap to open source file formats, but an
interesting step in that direction as the U.S. House of
Representatives begins testing XML documentation.