New Free Open Source Enterprise Magazine

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OSS

A new free Open Source Enterprise magazine was launched today, built on and about Open Source.

Linux servers post strong growth in Q3

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Linux

Q3 2005 marked the tenth consecutive quarter of growth for the global server market. Growth of the Linux server sales continued to outpace Windows systems.

Microsoft blasts security firm for early disclosure

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Microsoft

Microsoft has lashed out against UK security firm Computer Terrorism for publicising details about a software vulnerability in Internet Explorer before the vendor had had a chance to issue a patch.

PCLOS .92 Final Screenshots

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PCLOS
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I've posted my screenshots for my upcoming review of the newly released PCLinuxOS .92 to whet your appetite while I finish up the review.

PHP for the rest of us

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HowTos

Maybe you haven't used PHP yet because you aren't a programmer. Even if that's the case, there is still plenty of PHP that you could be using.

Writing Perl test cases

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HowTos

If you've ever automated any operations with Perl you'll most likely have written a small script or two, and then left them to run. But how do you know that your code is correct?

‘Windows-Less’ Laptop Sells Dirt-Cheap

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Hardware

A Chinese laptop computer maker began making waves in the Korean market, selling its product at only 599,000 won (575 USD) by excluding the Microsoft Windows operating system.

Also: S.Korea delays ruling on Microsoft

Test drive: EnGarde Secure Linux

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Reviews

EnGarde Secure Linux is a server-based distribution developed with security in mind. It comes with a minimal set of services so that the server is not unnecessarily exposed.

Microsoft vs Linux - the Empire strikes back?

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OS

The struggle between Windows and the open source movement calls for epic metaphors, says Simon Moores, but the battle will be fought in the middle ground and can we really expect Linux to defeat the Empire there?

Mark Sobell on the Bash and the Linux Cli

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Linux

LinuxPlanet: Mark, is the command line dead?

No, not at all. For some people, for some tasks, it is easier and more straightforward to use a graphical interface.

Firefox Contest Calls on Independent Filmmakers

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Software

Mozilla is doing something that no open-source Web browsing project has ever done before -- using independent filmmakers to spread the word about its next release.

Opera rolls out security patch

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Security

Opera issued a security patch on Tuesday to protect users against flaws in Macromedia's Flash Player and in some versions of its open source browser running on Linux or Unix.

Linux Bangalore returns as FOSS.IN/2005

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OSS

FOSS.IN/2005 India's largest Free and Open Source Software Event, will be held at the Bangalore Palace from November 29 to December 2, 2005.

Talk Back To The Web With Flock

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Software

I have seen enough "good" from Flock to suggest to the ones of you who make the web work for them, to definitely give a good whirl to this elegant new browser.

The Windows Idiot Tax

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Linux

For those who still believe that running Windows instead of Linux is cheaper or more cost effective let me give you a real world scenario I discovered today.

PCLinuxOS 0.92 Release (Labor of Love)

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PCLOS

On behalf of the PCLinuxOS engineering team, I'm happy to announce that PCLinuxOS 0.92 is now available for download in 4 different versions and two more in the works.

Easy Backup and Restore

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HowTos

Are you still not doing backups on a regular basis--or at all? With this easy-to-follow procedure and ready-made scripts, you're out of excuses.

Liar, Liar, Pants on Fire: Microsoft and Open Standards

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Microsoft

How many times does Microsoft have to lie about being open before people get it? Kids know that when one kid lies all the time, the next thing out of his mouth is likely to be another lie.

Also: Extremely critical Windows flaw code appears

Novell to Concentrate on Linux and Open Source

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Linux

Novell has announced it will concentrate its business on key growth opportunities in the Linux and Open Source and Identity and Resource Management markets.

Intel starts big client Linux push

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Linux

CHIP GIANT Intel appears to be pushing the Linux operating system for all it's worth - and not just in the server market.

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