Linux Weekly News for August 9, 2001
Aug 11, 2001, 01:59 (
(Other stories by
Jonathan Corbet, Elizabeth O. Coolbaugh, Michael J. Hammel)
Desktop-as-a-Service Designed for Any Cloud ? Nutanix Frame
The LWN.net Weekly Edition for August 9, 2001 has been
Inside this LWN.net Weekly Edition:
Front Page: Lineo licenses RTLinux patent, Sklyarov freed - for
now, and the long arm of the DeCSS case.
Security: Silly (McAfee) patents, flawed 802.11, and
executables in PDFs.
Kernel: Buried in VMAs; the VM battle continues; synchronous
Distributions: Linux for IBM eServer iSeries, Roswell from Red
Hat, ELinOS from SYSGO.
On the Desktop: Calendaring on Linux, Dell vs. Dell, and the
Evolution draws closer.
Development: OpenML 1.0 spec, BusyBox 0.60.0, State of Midgard,
Roundup issue tracker, DBI abstraction layer in C.
Commerce: Partnerships: Lineo and MP3, MontaVista and
Concurrent, IBM and U.K. Computing and Data Grid.
History: TurboLinux 1.0; OSI; Journaling Flash Filesystem in
Letters: LinuxToday, ssh, Dmitry, active responses to
...plus the usual array of reports, updates, and announcements.
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