Infrastructure Linux News for Sep 25, 2002
Christian Science Monitor: OneWorldTV Gives a New Meaning to Reality TV (2002-09-25 23:30:03)
"Now, OneWorld International (a community of over 1,250
non-governmental organizations working for social justice) has
brought the open source concept to the documentary form, and
OneWorld TV may well bring a whole new definition to the term
LinuxDevices.com: uClinux: World's Most Popular Embedded Linux Distro? (2002-09-25 22:00:03)
"Despite claims to the contrary, uClinux may well represent the
world's first, most mature, and most commercially successful
embedded Linux distribution..."
MandrakeSoft: Mandrake Linux 9.0 (Dolphin) Available (2002-09-25 20:45:49)
"MandrakeSoft today announced the release of Mandrake Linux 9.0
(Dolphin)..." Press release within.
NewsForge: Less of RMS, More of Your Freedom: FSF's Digital Speech Project (2002-09-25 17:30:58)
"Used to be that rounding up Free Software developers to
complete a non-proprietary operating system was job one. Now other
things are more urgent, like fighting digital rights management (or
digital 'restrictions' management, as Richard M. Stallman puts it),
and enforcing the GPL..."
Apache Releases Next Version of Apache 2.0 (2002-09-25 16:00:53)
"This newest release is primarily a bug fix that includes
updates to the experimental caching module, the removal of several
memory leaks, and fixes for several segfaults, one of which could
have been used as a denial-of-service against mod_dav."
CNET News: IBM Sells Linux to Retailers (2002-09-25 14:30:59)
"IBM has made some progress in its effort to spread the Linux
operating system far and wide, selling thousands of high-tech cash
registers to two sizable customers..."
Help Net Security: Interview with Marcel Gagné (2002-09-25 11:30:42)
"I'm not a 'RTFM' guy. Forcing people to learn by intimidation
is not my way. System administration is no more magic than anything
else--I've always believed that people want to learn this stuff and
that the person who has been put in charge of the system isn't
O'Reilly.net: Linux Laptop Sound Configuration (2002-09-25 08:30:33)
"In other words, setting up sound on a Linux laptop can quickly
become an unwanted exercise in patience and frustration..."
SEUL.org: Linux in Education Report #79 (2002-09-25 05:30:23)
The latest news from the SEUL/edu Project.
Debian Weekly News - September 24th, 2002 (2002-09-25 05:00:30)
The latest news from the Debian Project.