Linux News for Jan 29, 2005
LinuxHardware.org: LH.o's Interview with Tyan's John Nguyen (Jan 29, 2005, 23:00)
"With all of the buzz surrounding Tyan's board, we thought we'd
get some answers from John Nguyen (Tyan PR) on what exactly we can
expect from Tyan's new products. We also threw in questions we've
just been interested in asking..."
ServerWatch: Enterprise Unix Roundup: Sun Manages Expectations (Jan 29, 2005, 21:00)
"Regular movie-goers know a small trick about movie reviews: The
fewer a film has on opening night, the more likely it's a bad
internetnews.com: More Mobile Phones to Speak Linux-Java (Jan 29, 2005, 19:00)
"Two software vendors announced a new partnership that pairs an
embedded Linux distribution with a Java solution for
next-generation mobile phones..."
ZDNet UK: Linux Use Doubles in Financial Organisations (Jan 29, 2005, 17:00)
"Growing support for Linux has been the single biggest
technology change in financial organisations over the past twelve
months, say researchers..."
NewsForge: Why I Love the GPL (Jan 29, 2005, 15:00)
"There are a lot of good reasons to like the GPL: the GNU Public
License. For one thing, it's a David and Goliath kind of
CNET News: Linux Lab Dips Toes Into Cluster Work (Jan 29, 2005, 13:00)
"OSDL established its Clusters Special Interest Group to boost
the use of groups of Linux machines interconnected into a single
Consortium Standards Bulletin: Reimagining a "National" Standards Strategy (Jan 29, 2005, 09:00)
"In 2000, the American National Standards Institute (ANSI)
undertook the task of drafting a 'National Standards Strategy' for
the United States..."
ZDNet: Will Sun's 1600 Patents Suck the Life Out of Linux? (Jan 29, 2005, 05:00)
"In the end, McNealy concluded, 'We're committed to one word and
Security Digest: January 28, 2005 (Jan 29, 2005, 05:00)
Today's advisories: enscript and openswan (Fedora Core); and
ngIRCd and SquirrelMail (Gentoo Linux).
Groklaw: Firefox FUD is Born (Jan 29, 2005, 01:00)
"You may think he was doing a parody for Onion, but I think he's
serious. Yes, friends, I believe we are seeing the birth of the