Infrastructure Linux News for Jun 25, 2008
How To Love Linux On The Desktop (2008-06-25 22:30:51)
ChannelWeb: "Blowing away a computer and
installing a different operating system is all part of a day's work
for the Test Center..."
Bill Gates: It's a Wonderful Life (2008-06-25 21:00:36)
eWeek: "What the world would have been like if
Gates had never been born..." (Humor)
Punishment (2008-06-25 20:15:39)
LinuxWorld: "William H. Page and Seldon J.
Childers cite my podcast interview with Jeremy Allison in an
article for the Northwestern University Law Review..."
Mobile Linux--Less Open, Less Advantage (2008-06-25 18:45:57)
451 CAOS Theory: "This week's deal by Finnish
giant Nokia to pay more than $400m for total ownership of Symbian
so it can open the OS has stoked the red hot mobile Linux and open
source coals, just in time for summer BBQs..."
Sorry Simon, But You're Still Screwing Up (2008-06-25 17:15:41)
ZDNet: "This is like a candidate for
re-election blaming the problems he faces on a predecessor from the
coLinux Gets Its Second Wind (2008-06-25 16:30:45)
Linux.com: "Cooperative Linux (coLinux for
short) occupies a unique niche in the field of virtualization--that
of running GNU/Linux natively in Windows..."
Nokia Launches a Full Scale War for the Mobile OS (2008-06-25 15:00:18)
Jim Zemlin's Blog: "It has been years since we
have seen a full scale operating system war..."
Firefox 3.0 Boosts Mozilla's Market Share (2008-06-25 13:30:32)
LinuxWorld Australia: "On the back of the
release last week of Firefox 3.0, Mozilla's open-source browser
gained market share at the expense of rivals Internet Explorer and
Safari, Net Applications said Monday..."
Alpha Ubuntu for UMPCs is Developer Ready (2008-06-25 12:45:36)
Practical Technology: "The company just
announced on June 24 that the developer release of Ubuntu MID
Edition 8.04 is ready for testing..."
New Media Center OS is Pleasing to the Eye and Ear (2008-06-25 11:15:13)
Linux.com: "Acoustic Reality is a Danish
company that sells speakers, amplifiers, storage devices, cables,
and other products to build top-shelf home entertainment
Monitoring Network Performance with Speedometer (2008-06-25 09:00:33)
Linux.com: "Speedometer shows a graph of your
current and past network speed in your console, letting you see
your network connection's up and downstream speed and history at a
Botnets and You: Save the World--Install Linux (2008-06-25 07:30:52)
SUSE Linux Enterprise in the Americas: "Fancy
yourself a crusader? Think Green all the time? That's going to help
with the environment, but do you want to make a real difference in
the world of computing and the Internet...?"
Run a Business Network on Linux: SMTP Forwarding (2008-06-25 06:00:20)
Enterprise Networking Planet: "Virtually all
servers have an option to email reports, logs, and alerts to the
Ekiga on Ubuntu 8.04 (2008-06-25 04:30:08)
BeginLinux: "The biggest thing I like about
Ekiga was that it was the default and I assumed as a result that it
would be the easiest to get going..."
OpenSUSE 11: A Feature-Rich Distro in Search of Direction (2008-06-25 03:00:49)
Datamation: "The result is a release that,
while not completely ideal for an absolute newcomer, offers more
advanced desktop users who have absorbed the GNU/Linux mania for
Open Source Solution to 'Dirty Data' Problem? (2008-06-25 01:30:24)
Computer Business Review: "The problem of
so-called 'dirty data'--data that contains duplications, omissions
or other errors--has been a serious issue in corporate IT for many