Infrastructure Linux News for Mar 01, 2004
Groklaw: Canopy, Novell, Sun, Caldera, IBM and Microsoft--The DR-DOS Gang's All Here (2004-03-01 21:00:35)
"One of the items IBM asked SCO for in discovery was documents
related to the Caldera v. Microsoft case, at least the discovery
requests and responses in the case, and SCO answered that they
didn't have them, that Canopy had destroyed them..."
LinuxInsider: SCO Director of Public Relations Blake Stowell Speaks Out (2004-03-01 20:30:14)
"'The fact that developers around the world can collaborate on
projects together to create something for the general good of
society is an incredible thing,' SCO's Blake Stowell told
Responses to ESR's "Luxury of Ignorance" (2004-03-01 20:00:35)
A member of the Iraqi LUG has his comments on Eric Raymond's
rant on user interfaces, while ESR himself has posted a follow-up
article to his original piece. Links within.
Gentoo.org: Gentoo Linux 2004.0 Released (2004-03-01 17:20:56)
"Gentoo Linux is proud to announce the release of Gentoo Linux
2004.0 for the x86, AMD64, PowerPC, Sun SPARC, and SGI MIPS
Groklaw: SCO Backs Off in Germany - Out-of-Court Settlement with Univention Reported (2004-03-01 15:30:18)
"There are four things they have agreed not to say in Germany,
on pain of a fine of €10,000 euros per offense -- that's about
$12,500 USD -- and one thing they can't say unless they present
proof within a month of the settlement date..."
LinuxWorld: "Commercial Software Will Have to Embrace Open Source--Or It Won't Exist..." (2004-03-01 14:00:48)
"A group of Linux luminaries considered what lies ahead in the
next couple of years for Linux and Open Source..."
LinuxInsider: Growing Demand for Linux Skills Puts Some High-Tech Job Hunters to Work (2004-03-01 13:00:55)
"Jay Cuthrell, chief technology officer at NeoNova... said that
he generally looks for Linux experience when reviewing potential
Express Computer India: Ten Lessons From a Goan Classroom (2004-03-01 11:30:46)
"There was a time when Goa schools didn't have computer labs,
the government had no plans for giving PCs to students, and there
were still doubts whether IT had any role to play in
MozillaQuest: How to Use GIMP: #3--Framing Photos and Images (2004-03-01 08:30:52)
"In today's hands-on tutorial, you will learn how to apply The
GIMP's powerful layer and pattern tools to put a frame or border
around a digital photo or digital image by editing a photograph in
our digital darkroom..."
Overclockers Club: How-to Dual Boot Windows XP and Fedora or Red Hat Linux (2004-03-01 05:30:17)
"So I thought I'd put together a little 'how-to' on installing
Red Hat/Fedora on a system that already has Windows XP on
XFree86.org: XFree86 4.4 Released (2004-03-01 00:30:58)
"The current XFree86 release is version 4.4.0 which was released
on 29 February 2004..."