Linux News for Aug 30, 2009
Tuxera Closes ExFAT Patent Agreement with Microsoft (Aug 30, 2009, 20:01)
Linux Magazine: "Tuxera, the Finnish company
behind the NTFS-3G open source driver, on its own initiative
entered into an agreement with Microsoft over exFAT drivers."
Four More Cool Word Processors (Aug 30, 2009, 16:01)
Linux.com: "If you've seen one online word
processor--or even a handful of them--you haven't seen them all,
not by a longshot. In addition to Google Docs, Zoho Writer, and
emerging competitors such as EtherPad, other online offerings you
might want to try include AjaxWrite, Writeboard, picoWrite and
MonkeyTeX, to name a few."
How To Configure SquirrelMail To Allow Users To Change Their Email Passwords On (Aug 30, 2009, 12:01)
Howtoforge: "This guide explains how you can
configure your SquirrelMail webmail application on an ISPConfig 3
server so that email users can change their passwords themselves
directly in SquirrelMail."
Four Things Open Source Projects Should Know About Dealing with the Press (Aug 30, 2009, 08:01)
Great Wide Open: "The first step for any open
source project that wants to be discovered is to make yourself
Managing User Names And Passwords
(Aug 30, 2009, 04:01)
Ian's thoughts: "Revelation is a password
manager for the GNOME 2 desktop. It stores accounts and passwords
in a single, secure place, and gives access to them through a
user-friendly graphical interface."
Enterprise Technologies Will Change the Consumer PC Market (Aug 30, 2009, 00:01)
EnterpriseStorageForum: "The average consumer
might not know much — if anything — about high-end
technologies like pNFS, PCIe and 10Gb Ethernet (10GbE), but they
could revolutionize the consumer PC market in ways that most
consumers can't even begin to imagine."