Infrastructure Linux News for Jun 25, 2007
Is Money a Good Measure of OSS Success? (2007-06-25 23:15:27)
InfoWorld: "This comment from Stacey (Hyperic)
got me thinking... is money a good measure of OSS success...?"
Why Red Hat Doesn't Need a Deal with Microsoft (2007-06-25 22:00:21)
Linux.com: "Red Hat doesn't appear to be
interested in the least. Here's why..."
PCLinuxOS 2007 Synaptic Sections--Radically Screwed Up (2007-06-25 21:00:36)
Ye Olde Blogge: "Everybody knows PCLinuxOS is
radically simple, right? And it is..."
openSUSE 10.2--A Review (2007-06-25 20:30:54)
Shift+Backspace: "Recently there has been
plenty of news regarding the alpha releases of the next openSUSE
Mandriva 2007.1 Spring Review (2007-06-25 20:00:00)
PolishLinux: "This April Mandriva presented its new distribution called Spring. Despite the fact that it is 'only' 2007.1 it has changed a lot since 2007.0..."
NVIDIA Graphics: Linux v. Solaris (2007-06-25 18:45:32)
Phoronix: "For this article we have taken
NVIDIA's latest display driver for Linux and Solaris (v100.14.11)
and ran it on both operating systems..."
Standards, Virtual Worlds and The Big Question (2007-06-25 17:15:23)
ConsortiumInfo: "Today, of course, that Oh Wow!
moment is more likely to involve a video game or, more recently, a
Linux Computer Fits in USB Key (2007-06-25 16:30:46)
LinuxDevices: "A start-up located in the French
Alps near Grenoble is readying a tiny ARM-based Linux single-board
computer in a USB key form-factor..."
Linux: Kernel Documentation and Translations (2007-06-25 15:30:33)
KernelTrap: "Following a recent patch that
translated Documentation/HOWTO into Japanese, a new patch offered a
translation of the same document into Chinese..."
Windows vs. Linux vs. OS X: CIO John Halamka Tests SUSE (2007-06-25 14:30:28)
CIO: "When we last heard from John Halamka it
was October 2006, and the CareGroup CIO had wrapped up a
three-month trial of four different operating systems..."
The Case Against OOXML (2007-06-25 14:00:58)
<NO>OOXML:"Rob Weir is explaining in 10
pages why the proposed OOXML standard should be rejected, and why
it conflicts with existing ISO standards..."
Setting Up Postfix As A Backup MX (2007-06-25 10:30:46)
HowtoForge: "In this tutorial I will show how
you can set up a Postfix mailserver as a backup mail exchanger for
Leaving a Trail of Breadcrumbs (Using Bookmarks) in OpenOffice Writer (2007-06-25 09:00:08)
OpenOffice.org Training, Tips, and Ideas: "I
want to point out something specific today. You can insert
bookmarks in a Writer document, and use the Navigator to find
Make Your Own Distro, in Easy Steps (2007-06-25 07:30:15)
CyberOrg: "Jiri Suchomel has created YaST
module that makes creating KIWI images breeze, here are the steps
to create your own live distro..."
Arch Voodoo Install (2007-06-25 06:00:20)
Techzone: "Arch has been my primary Linux
distribution for two years and I dual boot it with Windows XP on my
The Guide to 100%-Linux/KDE/Desktop-Success (2007-06-25 00:00:48)
Peter P. Parker Critical Views on Linux: "This
is a guide on how Linux and especially the KDE desktop could
revolutionize the world of computers and operating systems and
bring a major breakthrough so Linux would go mainstream..."