Infrastructure Linux News for Apr 23, 2007
Novell: 'Of Course Linux is Safe! (Sort Of!!)' (Apr 23, 2007, 23:15)
InfoWorld: "Come on, Justin. I've tried so hard
to be nice, but comments like these just beg commentary. I guess
Australia relaxed the tongue a wee bit too much..."
The Hard Truth About Installing Linux (Apr 23, 2007, 21:45)
iTWire: "Having had a go at a few more Linux
installations than the average newbie, I can say that Ubuntu is
probably about as easy an install as it's going to get..."
Uncertainty Over Microsoft Schools Deal (Apr 23, 2007, 17:30)
Tectonic: "The current agreement between the
Department of Education and Microsoft that allowed South African
public schools free Microsoft licences is soon coming up for
Which Linux Will Dell Offer? (Apr 23, 2007, 16:30)
DesktopLinux: "Here, for what it's worth, are
my best guesses on what Dell will be doing with its pre-installed
desktop Linux plans..."
French Presidential Candidates on Free Software, Related Issues (Apr 23, 2007, 16:00)
Linux.com: "Even more surprisingly--at least
from a North American perspective--a majority of the candidates
have heard of these issues and developed positions on them..."
Red Hat's JBoss to Adopt Fedora Model (Apr 23, 2007, 14:00)
eWeek: "Red Hat's JBoss division is planning to
move in June to a model similar to that used by RHEL/Fedora model,
said sources close to the company..."
Novell Files 4 Summary Judgment Motions (Apr 23, 2007, 13:30)
Groklaw: "...Novell has filed four motions for
summary judgment or partial summary judgment, with exhibits and
Protester at Bill Gates Beijing Ceremony Sparks Debate (Apr 23, 2007, 12:45)
China View: "The protestor... has been
identified in newspapers as Wang Yang, also known as WangKaiyuan,
chief China representative of the Linux Professional
ScienceLogic Appliance Leverages Open Source for Network Management (Apr 23, 2007, 12:00)
Linux.com: "ScienceLogic launched three years
ago with a mission to bring to market an IT appliance that could
monitor every aspect of a company's network infrastructure..."
Ten Things You Didn't Know About Open Source (Apr 23, 2007, 10:30)
Tectonic: "Behlendorf was a key developer of
the Apache Web server, upon which more than half the world's
The Perfect Setup--Ubuntu Feisty Fawn (Ubuntu 7.04) (Apr 23, 2007, 09:00)
HowtoForge: "This tutorial shows how to set up
a Ubuntu Feisty Fawn (Ubuntu 7.04) based server that offers all
services needed by ISPs and hosters..."
Burning CDs in GNOME (Apr 23, 2007, 07:30)
Free Software Magazine: "The GNOME desktop
environment comes with a simple and single-minded CD burner
application built into the Nautilus file manager..."
Seven Post-Install Tips for Ubuntu 7.04 (Apr 23, 2007, 06:00)
LinuxWorld Australia: "Half an hour ago, you
had only Windows on your PC, but now you have a choice at boot
time, and a whole new world to explore. Congratulations...!"
A Beginner's Guide to IRC (Apr 23, 2007, 04:00)
Linux.com: "If you have questions about Linux
or open source projects, real-time help is often just a keyboard
away--if you know where to look online..."