Developer Linux News for Jul 27, 1999
PRNewswire: Visio Announces Source Code Collaboration Initiative for IntelliCAD Technology (1999-07-27 23:45:13)
"Through this first step toward an open source model for
IntelliCAD, Visio has enabled developers to build on the industry's
best AutoCAD-compatible engine..."
LinuxPR: Corel Chosen By Amiga To Supply Linux Applications (1999-07-27 21:11:14)
"Corel Is Pleased To Be Chosen By Amiga To Supply Linux®
Applications Corel and Amiga work closely to support new Amiga
BW: Informix Web-enables 4GL Applications with Dynamic 4GL 3.0 (1999-07-27 21:07:17)
"Latest Release Delivers Full-support for Windows and the
Vote for Linux representative to sit on ISC (sponsored by Vovida) (1999-07-27 21:03:23)
"Vovida Networks is sponsoring a seat on the International
Softswitch Consortium, including payment of membership fees and
travel, food, and lodging costs, for a democratically elected
Reuters: Russia destroys mountain of CDs in piracy fight (1999-07-27 20:58:43)
"Russian authorities destroyed nearly half a million illegal
computer CDs on Tuesday in a rare public display of action against
the rampant piracy of computer and music discs."
BW: VA Linux Systems Announces First One-Stop Package for Hardware and Software Service and Support (1999-07-27 19:58:52)
"Leading Linux Company Distinguishes Itself as Premier Provider
of Full-Service Linux Solutions; Delivers on Commitment to Customer
Flexibility and Efficiency"
E-Commerce Times: Linux Technology Spotlight: Macmillan Computer Publishing USA (1999-07-27 19:56:54)
"Exclusive Interview with Doug Bennett, President"
Smart Reseller: Sun/Netscape alliance retreats on Linux (1999-07-27 15:46:14)
"What promise? The partners balk at making Linux a critical
platform for its server wares."
IglooFTP PRO first Beta release (1999-07-27 15:35:17)
"Its main features are to be easy to use and intuitive when used
by novice, but powerful and fully configurable in the hand of
CRN: IBM Expands Linux Support (1999-07-27 15:20:21)
"IBM on Tuesday announced worldwide support for enterprise
customersrunning Linux, including free support during a 90-day
start-up period for Red Hat Software and Caldera Systems Linux
running on IBM Netfinity servers."
The Register: Opinion: How Linux could screw MS in Q4 2000 (1999-07-27 15:11:01)
"a clear opportunity - if Microsoft's rivals are smart enough to
take advantage of it..."
The Open Group and IEEE announce joint revision to POSIX and UNIX Standards (1999-07-27 14:43:27)
"Collaborative Effort to Yield Version 3 of the Single UNIX
Perle Specialix to Deliver Linux Drivers to Entire Serial I/O Range (1999-07-27 14:38:30)
"Providing Seamless Connection of Serial Devices for LINUX
Linux Today Quick Takes (1999-07-27 13:41:50)
Here are some announcements and newsbites of assorted
Yellow Dog for IBM RS/6000 (1999-07-27 13:07:29)
"Terra Soft Solutions, Inc. announced the availability of Yellow
Dog Linux Champion Server 1.1 optimized for three IBM RS/6000
products -- the 43P Model 150, a uniprocessor workstation and
entry-level server, the F50 server, with up to four
microprocessors, and the upcoming thin application server, code
SEUL: Game ToolChest (GTC) project announcement (1999-07-27 10:22:22)
"...is developing an LGPL'd library for doing many things that
are useful to 3d games."
LinuxPR: O'Reilly Releases the Eagerly Anticipated Book: "MySQL and mSQL" (1999-07-27 08:14:55)
"The demand for MySQL is growing rapidly, and developers need a
high quality reference so that they can use it effectively," says
co-author Tim King."
The Computer Paper: Linux Inside (1999-07-27 08:05:49)
"This is the first article in a monthly column on what is new
and cool for Linux."
InfoWorld: Bob Metcalfe -- Crafty benchmarks and no Unix certification undercut open-sourcerers (1999-07-27 07:25:05)
"... responding evermore persuasively to the concerns of
corporate America, the open-source movement's marketing message has
become, "If you don't use Linux, you suck."
ZDNN: Web's next battle: instant messages (1999-07-27 06:43:50)
"In the latest battle over a hot communications market, it is
Microsoft Corp. that has become a force for open-technology
Kernel Cousin debian-hurd #8 Is Out (1999-07-27 06:32:49)
BW: Hessian Police Chooses Applix to Streamline Operations (1999-07-27 02:00:36)
"Applix equips more than 14,000 Hessian Police Officers with its
Desktop Productivity Suite Applixware(TM)."
Slashdot: Inprise/Borland Developers Conference Linux Nuggets (1999-07-27 01:44:14)
"I just got back from the Inprise/Borland Developers Conference
in Philadelpha, where some results from the recent survey--as well
as some actual products--were announced."
Inprise/Borland Readies Linux Products (1999-07-27 01:40:09)
Michael Swindell, Sr. Product Manager for Borland Developer
Solutions, Inprise Corporation reports on the progress of
development on Borland's Linux products.