Linux News for Jan 27, 2007
Linux.com: Expert Shares Secrets to Saving Thousands with K12LTSP (Jan 27, 2007, 21:00)
"Recently, I was invited by Robert Arkiletian, a K12LTSP
contributor, to see the software in action in his computer lab at
Eric Hamber Secondary School in Vancouver, Canada..."
Linux-Watch: LPIC-1 Linux Certification Training Available Online (Jan 27, 2007, 17:00)
"Want a job working in Linux? Then one of your first steps
should be to get an LPIC-1 (Linux Professional Institute first
eWeek: Linux Distros Rival Vista (Jan 27, 2007, 13:00)
"While the eyes of the IT world have spent years squinting to
see Microsoft's slowly unfolding vistas, the companies and
individuals that drive open source have been steadily building a
case for broader adoption of Linux-based operating systems..."
developerWorks: SSL Secures VNC Applications (Jan 27, 2007, 09:00)
"Want to view a desktop remotely, with more convenience than
proprietary solutions and security advantages over ssh tunnelling?
Here's a good way to do it, and it's a technique we haven't seen
Carr: Windows Vista--How Would You Like To Be Screwed Today? (Jan 27, 2007, 05:00)
"I've heard about Windows Vista's strong DRM, but I thought it
was basically for multimedia playback and DRM'd documents..."
ZDNet UK: Just How Successful is the MS/Novell Pact? (Jan 27, 2007, 03:00)
"I'm getting cold feet about Microsoft's latest so-called Linux
victory. The software giant said on Monday that Walmart, the
supermarket giant, was migrating from Red Hat Linux across to a
combination of MS/Novell software..."
Datamation: Linux Foundation: Corporate Lackey or Linux Savior? (Jan 27, 2007, 01:00)
"However, out in the Linux community, flickers of doubt were
heard. Skepticism. Anxiety. Uncharitable postings on message