Freshmeat: What Aduva's Up To
Jan 14, 2001, 20:11 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Izar Tarandach)
Re-Imagining Linux Platforms to Meet the Needs of Cloud Service Providers
"It's a common fact of life that people first exposed to Linux
may suffer a complete culture shock if they happen to have a
background on other operating systems...."
"apt-rpm, autorpm, rpmfind, up2date/RHUN, and
urpmi/rpmdrake/Mandrake Update, as well shown in an editorial by
Alfredo Kojima, do similar tasks in solving part of these
"What we are trying to achieve at Aduva is to take one
additional step towards the new user while, at the same time,
giving more power to the experienced system administrator."
"We hope to achieve this by providing much-needed testing and
functionality not found in any of the existing solutions. Also, by
providing newbies with a less painful learning curve, we hope to
help more people settle down in Linuxland, and at the same time we
are developing technologies to help the seasoned system
administrator better his time management (Quake, anyone?)."