Linux News for Apr 01, 2000
IBM Linux Technology Center (2000-04-01 23:53:02)
ServerWatch: Apache Services to Release Apache... for PDAs (2000-04-01 22:37:45)
"...ideal for low-volume Web-casting where mobility is an
Big Changes at Los Angeles area Linux User Groups (2000-04-01 21:57:27)
LinuxPR: Slashroot.org officially open in it's temporary location (2000-04-01 21:53:56)
The site will open under its already registered domain name
(slashroot.org) in a few weeks.
Linux domain in Holland obtained by commercial firm (continued) (2000-04-01 21:32:30)
LinuxPR: 8D Linux Technologies Joins Forces with Corel Corporation to Offer 100% Linux-Based Solutions (2000-04-01 20:31:13)
"This alliance will pave the way for Canadian corporations to
take advantage of the full range of Linux professional services
offered jointly by 8D Linux Technologies and Corel."
Canux: Corel WordPerfect Office 2000 Deluxe [Review] (2000-04-01 19:54:47)
"Good first try. There are areas that Corel needs to work on -
they're going to have to find some way internally of both
supporting the Linux marketplace in an intelligent manner, as well
as keeping their code portable."
Kernel Cousin Gimp #19 By Alex Harford Is Out (2000-04-01 19:50:12)
Newsletter of the Gimp developers' mailing list. The Gimp is a
high-end, open-source graphics application which competes with
FreeOS.com: Logo Competition (2000-04-01 19:03:36)
AboutLinux.com: Introduction to NEdit 5.1 (2000-04-01 18:53:56)
"Beginners and old-time pros will both appreciate NEdit; with
all due courtesy to Emacs and vi fans NEdit should be part of every
GUI Linux desktop configuration."
TechWeb: Win 2000 Server Contains Defect (2000-04-01 18:42:36)
"A defect in Microsoft's Windows 2000 Server poses a potentially
devastating threat to ISPs, point-of-sale systems and small to
O'Reilly Network: A Visit to MP3.com HQ (2000-04-01 18:35:52)
"These guys struck me as an incredible combination of tech savvy
and human values -- the best I've seen in a long time."
JustLinux.com: Introducing vi (2000-04-01 18:09:04)
"The vi editor, originally developed by Bill Joy of Sun
Microsystems, is an endlessly extensible, easy-to-use light ASCII
editor and the bane of the newbie existence."
LinuxPR: John Terpstra to speak in Los Angeles, 8 April 2000 (2000-04-01 17:59:56)
"Everything you've always wanted to know about both Samba and
TurboLinux Cluster (but were afraid to ask)"
Rocky Mountain News: Conference to focus on Linux (2000-04-01 17:54:01)
"'Our purpose is to help people answer the question, 'What can I
do with Linux?''"
MozillaZine: What a long road its been..... (2000-04-01 17:40:21)
An informative timeline of the Mozilla Project. Read it here.
LA Times: Microsoft Creates Division to Devise, Implement Web Strategy (2000-04-01 17:34:17)
"...Gates has said this initiative is even more crucial to the
company's future than its bruising battle with Netscape
Communications to dominate the Internet browser market."
LinuxPR: Axis Communications Enables Wireless Technology for Linux (2000-04-01 17:13:14)
"With its offer of free source code to the Linux community, Axis
Communications has opened the world of Linux to mobile applications
AppWatch: Apache 2.0a2 now available (2000-04-01 16:52:16)
Salon.com: Salon cyberporn conspiracy XXXclusive (2000-04-01 16:07:44)
"How Bill Gates and Richard Mellon Scaife used large, firm
breasts to destroy Linux!"
InfoWorld: IBM kicks off Linux developer program for its S/390 mainframes (2000-04-01 02:12:10)
"BASED ON THE enthusiastic response from corporate customers the
last two months, IBM deepened its commitment to Linux on
Corel.com: Migrating to Linux from a Mac or Windows Environment: Issues to Consider for Businesses (2000-04-01 01:36:43)
"... it's very likely that the benefits of migrating to Linux
far outweigh the costs and speed bumps incurred along the way...
The migration tips outlined in this article should help make these
bumps a little easier to get over."
Linux Journal: Linux GUIs (2000-04-01 00:51:20)
"Unlike MS Windows, BeOS and MacOS, where the GUI is an integral
part of the operating system, the graphical environment in Linux is
made up of a bunch of pieces."
Linux Journal: Python Programming for Beginners (2000-04-01 00:47:05)
"In this tutorial, you will learn how to write applications that
use command-line options, read and write to pipes, access
environment variables, handle interrupts, read from and write to
files, create temporary files and write to system logs."
Linux Journal: Getting Small with Linux, Part 1 (2000-04-01 00:40:51)
"Just how much Linux can you fit on a diskette?"
Linuxcare: App of the Week: mutt 1.0.1 (2000-04-01 00:18:19)
"I use mutt every day, and I love it. To demonstrate some of
mutt's powerful features, I'd like to share a few of my favorite
LinuxPR: Linux General Store, Inc. Celebrates 2nd Year in Business (2000-04-01 00:11:47)
"Today, Linux General Store attracts customers nationally, and
is now the lead provider of Linux solutions in Atlanta."