Linux News for Mar 28, 2011
Xen version 4.1 released (Mar 28, 2011, 22:24)
The H Open: "After 11 months of work, the Xen
developers have announced that version 4.1 of the open source Xen
hypervisor software is now available to download."
Set Up OpenVPN Server With Authentication Against OpenLDAP On Debian 6.0 (Mar 28, 2011, 20:06)
HowtoForge: "This is useful if you have
services on a local network and need to access them remotely but
don't want these services to be publicly accessible. By integrating
with OpenSSL, OpenVPN can encrypt all VPN traffic to provide a
secure connection between machines."
The first great Android Tablet: Nook Color (Mar 28, 2011, 18:03)
ZDNet Blog: "Let's get real. There are only two
great tablets out there today: Apple's iPad and the iPad 2. But,
the iPad may soon have a serious Android opponent: Barnes &
Noble's Nook Color."
Bodhi Linux 1.0 review (Mar 28, 2011, 16:12)
Linuxaria: "Enlightenment is not just a window
manager for Linux/X11 and others, but also a whole suite of
libraries to help you create beautiful user interfaces with much
less work than doing it the old fashioned way and fighting with
traditional toolkits, not to mention a traditional window
The Perfect Server - OpenSUSE 11.4 x86_64 [ISPConfig 2] (Mar 28, 2011, 14:07)
HowtoForge: "This is a detailed description
about how to set up an OpenSUSE 11.4 server (x86_64) that offers
all services needed by ISPs and hosters. In the end you should have
a system that works reliably, and if you like you can install the
free webhosting control panel ISPConfig 2 (i.e., ISPConfig runs on
it out of the box."
Google Chrome Team Fixes 6 High-Risk Flaws (Mar 28, 2011, 12:11)
eWeek: "Google March 24 sewed up six security
holes in its Chrome Web browser with an upgrade to the stable and
beta channels for Chrome 10.0.648.204 for Windows, Mac, Linux and
Groundbreaking open source project wins top MediaGuardian Innovation Award (Mar 28, 2011, 10:03)
Guardian.co.uk: "The judging panel described
the Apache Hadoop project as the Swiss army knife of the 21st
Century, and having the potential to completely change the face of
media innovations across the globe."
Webopedia Term of The Day: Linux boot (Mar 28, 2011, 07:14)
Webopedia: "A Linux boot process is the
initialization of the Linux open source operating system on a
computer. Also known as the Linux startup process, a Linux boot
process covers a number of steps from the initial bootstrap to the
launch of the initial user-space application."
Goodbye openSUSE 11.2 (Mar 28, 2011, 05:04)
Softpedia: "With regrets, the openSUSE
developers, through Marcus Meissner, announced on March 24th that
there will be no more updates coming for the openSUSE 11.2 Linux
distribution, starting with May 12th, 2011."
Camino web browser, for Mac open source purists only? (Mar 28, 2011, 02:09)
Computer Weekly Blog: "Camino is an open source
web browser for Mac OS X users that requires Mac OS X 10.4 or
later. If you've never heard of it, then you should at least know
that it has been around since 2002 and it has a special 'Safari
migration' area on its website to encourage users to make the