Infrastructure Linux News for Jun 01, 2007
Sun Hopes Project Indiana Will Help OpenSolaris (2007-06-01 19:30:08)
CNET News: "Sun Microsystems has revealed the
outline of a project code-named Indiana, an effort to package up
the OpenSolaris operating system into a convenient and usable
'distribution' in the mold of Linux..."
Firefox 1.5 Gets Its Last Update (2007-06-01 15:00:44)
internetnews.com: "Once more unto the breach,
dear friends, once more..."
Kimball Takes It Under Advisement--SCO v Novell Hearing (2007-06-01 13:30:21)
Groklaw: "His longer report will come after he
can type it up, but as expected the judge took it under advisement.
No. Boies didn't argue for SCO..."
Fedora 7--My Personal Bugfest (2007-06-01 11:15:27)
/home/liquidat: "I already got a copy of the
last RC and have been bug hunting since then. And I gathered quite
some over the last days, unfortunately, but most are simply due to
new, not yet tested application features..."
The Road to KDE 4: Kwin Composite Brings Bling to KDE (2007-06-01 10:30:54)
dot.KDE:"KWin, KDE's window manager, has been
around since KDE 2.0 (replacing KWM in KDE 1.x) and has grown to be
a mature and stable window manager over the years..."
Xubuntu Gets Feisty (2007-06-01 09:45:01)
LinuxDevCenter: "In some ways the new release
does take a step forward but in some truly important areas it took
a couple of steps backwards and has been something of a
Ubuntu Goes Ultraportable (2007-06-01 09:00:05)
XYZ Computing: "Recently I had a chance to
spend some time with Fujitsu's P7230 ultraportable notebook..."
Hacking Firefox: The Secrets of about:config (2007-06-01 08:15:54)
Computerworld: "Ever since its debut, Firefox
has garnered a reputation for being an enormously customizable
program, both through its add-on architecture and its internal
Tip of the Trade: Voyage Linux (2007-06-01 07:30:57)
ServerWatch: "The tiny Linux category is filled
with excellent, stripped-down specialized Linuxes for all
occasions, from desktops to servers to routers to Internet kiosks,
and everything else you can think of..."
Kiosktool Locks Down KDE Users' Desktops (2007-06-01 06:00:56)
Linux.com: "Recently I wrote about locking down
the GNOME desktop environment with Pessulus..."
Installing Liberation Fonts on Linux (2007-06-01 05:15:17)
Tectonic: "Red Hat recently released a set of
free fonts designed to be a metrically-exact replacement for the
Microsoft Core TrueType fonts..."
Dell + Linux + Wal-Mart (2007-06-01 02:15:34)
NetworkWorld: "Lots of news from Dell about
Linux lately. A few weeks ago, Dell said they planned to preload
Ubuntu Linux version 7.04 on three new PCs, two desktops and a
Short Overview: Current State of Mesa and OpenGL on Linux (2007-06-01 01:30:37)
/home/liquidat: "Graphics in Linux has several
problems and issues: first of all there is only Intel providing
real free graphics drivers--but Intel does not build high-end
Are Linux Vendors Predatory? (2007-06-01 00:00:55)
ZDNet: "I want to continue our discussion about
penguins as predators by talking about Covalent..."