Linux News for May 31, 2009
10 Unknown but Useful Linux Terminal Commands (May 31, 2009, 22:03)
Tech Source From Bohol: "This time, I'm going
to show you several terminal commands that are perhaps unfamiliar
to many new-to-Linux users but could be really handy when used
Mozilla Jetpack is no Greasemonkey (May 31, 2009, 18:03)
InternetNews: "One of the reasons the Mozilla
Firefox Web browser is used by more than 270 million people is its
extensive ecosystem of browser add-ons. With the new Mozilla Labs
Jetpack project, Mozilla hopes to make it easier for developers to
build add-ons and for users to manage them."
What's wrong with free? (May 31, 2009, 14:03)
327west.org: "You're paying for this level of
service from Microsoft. And then maybe paying a little more to
McAfee and Norton to try to ease the pain. And maybe the local
computer shop, and a few cans of beer for your mate. Is it worth
just a small learning curve to get to cheaper, virus free
PCLinuxOS Magazine, Special issue (May 31, 2009, 10:03)
PCLinuxOS Magazine: "PCLinuxOS Magazine,
Special issue (Issue 29) is available to download. You can find it
at the PCLinuxOS Magazine website."
Installing MyDNS & MyDNSConfig 3 On Fedora 10 (May 31, 2009, 06:03)
HowtoForge: "In this tutorial I will describe
how to install and configure MyDNS and MyDNSConfig 3 on Fedora 10.
MyDNS is a DNS server that uses a MySQL database as backend instead
of configuration files like, for example, Bind or djbdns."
FOSS and the Labyrinthine Land of Licensing (May 31, 2009, 02:03)
LinuxInsider: "Pure, unadulterated FOSS is, of
course, free to distribute as one pleases. What happens, though,
when a private company grabs a piece of FOSS, adds a little of its
own secret sauce to the mix, and creates a new application?"