Linux Today: Linux News On Internet Time.

More on LinuxToday

Storage Linux News for Nov 29, 1999

  • STORit box (multimedia services to end-users) runs on Linux (Nov 29, 1999, 16:51)
    "The STORit box was implemented under the Linux operating system because of its superior multi-tasking capabilities, relatively easy device driver development for our custom-made hardware, and easy access to low-level PC internals. These are exactly the features that have enabled us to build a TV Anytime prototype in a relatively short time."

  • LinuxPlanet: Apples and Oranges: A Linux DBMS Comparison, Part III (Nov 29, 1999, 15:23)
    "Unlike PostgreSQL, MySQL and mSQL are not really relational database management systems. I've seen people on newsgroups call MySQL "just a fast storage tool," and mSQL has even been called a toy -- not very flattering. At least mSQL implements past of what a full SQL DBMS should provide."