Infrastructure Linux News for Jun 24, 1999
Denver Journal: Denver joins Linux bandwagon (1999-06-24 23:46:51)
"Internet pioneers including Amazon.com and EToys are Linux
TechRepublic: Linux: The Penguin is red hot (1999-06-24 19:54:22)
"... does Linux have a role within your organization?
TechRepublic has assembled a focus report aimed at helping
LinuxPR: Open Source Writer's Group Logo Contest (1999-06-24 19:49:13)
"The Open Source Writer's Group is calling for submissions for a
mascot or logo to represent the OSWG."
Mozilla team member, John McMullen, passes away (1999-06-24 18:42:41)
"mozilla.org is deeply saddened to report the passing of John
McMullen, Netscape employee and valued member of the Mozilla
PNG Has Finally "Made It," Claims O'Reilly Author (1999-06-24 17:18:58)
"Designed as an open-source format to replace GIF (which uses a
proprietary compression scheme...), PNG is better, smaller, more
extensible, and--best of all--free..."
PC Quest: Review of Red Hat 6.0 (1999-06-24 16:27:24)
"Red Hat Linux 6.0 is an important upgrade..."
Caldera Systems and IBM sign Agreement to Support OpenLinux Platform (1999-06-24 15:30:51)
"OpenLinux Tour, Dedicated Support Resources, and Education
Agreement Will Help Resellers Capitalize on High-Growth Linux
3D Technology, Inc. offers HP Visualize workstations for sale (1999-06-24 14:57:10)
These workstations are specifically designed for high-end CAD or
MacWEEK.com: The Darwinist: Growing snowballs (1999-06-24 14:50:31)
"NetBSD has generally been considered the most portable
open-source flavor of the Berkeley Standard Distribution..."
White Camel Awards at O'Reilly Perl Conference 3.0 (1999-06-24 12:54:17)
"The rare white camel, prized by desert-dwellers, is the
inspiration for a new award recognizing the Perl community's
'unsung heroes'--those who have devoted extraordinary creativity,
energy, and time to the non-technical work that supports Perl's
active and loyal user community."
Learn Linux CD-ROM available (1999-06-24 12:00:52)
This CD-ROM contains the documents and texts useful for learning
and teaching Linux and Unix operations.
IT-Director.com: Microsoft - the search for analogies and the Linux defence (1999-06-24 11:40:10)
"Schmalensee... finally played his Linux ace..."
'The Magic Cauldron' by Eric S. Raymond released (1999-06-24 11:08:39)
"... the third paper in the sequence that began with `The
Cathedral and the Bazaar'..."
IBM offers six Linux sessions at RS/6000 Technical University (1999-06-24 10:01:21)
"IBM will be offering six sessions on Linux at the IBM RS/6000
Technical University, a conference which will be held September 13
- 17, 1999 in Atlanta, Georgia."
VARBusiness: Caldera Pushes 'Linux For Business' At PC Expo (1999-06-24 00:11:05)
"With a steady stream of show-goers picking up free Linux CDs in
the background, Caldera Systems Inc. promoted its 'OpenLinux Tour'
at PC Expo this week and sought to sign up VAR partners.