Infrastructure Linux News for Mar 25, 2003
Community: Corel/Vector Takeover Open Letter from Director of Center of Open Source & Government (2003-03-25 21:00:33)
"Corel, unlike any other company, has the potential to be the
Open Source XML standard for e-Government, e-Commerce, and
OSNews: First Mandrake Linux 9.1 Review (2003-03-25 19:00:14)
"OSNews was privileged to an early access to the final version
of Mandrake Linux 9.1 and we were able to test it for almost a week
now. Here is our review..."
Update: Mandrake Linux Releases 9.1... Really (2003-03-25 18:26:38)
It is clear now that what was RC3 was in fact the final version
of Mandrake Linux 9.1 that was being synchronized surreptitiously.
Linux Today regrets the error and now links to the official final
release announcement of Mandrake Linux 9.1.
CNET News: Intel Plans Linux Support for Centrino (2003-03-25 17:30:00)
"Intel is working on Linux support for Centrino, its package of
chips for mobile computers with wireless networking abilities, but
the company hasn't yet decided how or when to release it..."
Startup.co.uk: More Small Businesses Making Software Switch (2003-03-25 16:00:30)
"According to a report in the Business, the research is expected
to show that around three-quarters of small businesses in the UK
are considering moving away from this software in favour of cheaper
alternatives such as Linux..."
Linux Journal: Setting Up a Base Linux Install on a Laptop (2003-03-25 13:00:38)
"In part 2 of his series on Linux and the laptop, Jay [Docherty]
discusses how to install and configure Sid..."
LinuxDevices.com: An Update on RTLinux (2003-03-25 08:30:50)
"The RTLinux dual-kernel operating system was first introduced
back in 1995. Today, RTLinux is well known worldwide as a means to
gain 'hard real-time' performance from a Linux-based system
DesktopLinux.com: The Mandrake Audio Workstation HowTo (2003-03-25 04:00:36)
"On the eve of Mandrake's latest release, Austin Acton has
published a guide to create a digital audio workstation using
Mandrake 9.1. This 'HowTo' describes how to set up a professional
quality audio workstation in an afternoon or less without compiling
or text editing..."
Red Hat 9 To Be Released Next Week (2003-03-25 01:00:07)
Breaking News: "Red Hat Network members have
received news of a major release of Red Hat Linux 9, which RHN
members will be able to download as early as March 31..."