Issue #54 / May 2005
Cover Theme: Virtual Systems
DVD: Suse Linux 9.2 Professional
NEWS: THE PATENT LINEMany have begun to wonder whether the dark predictions regarding Linux patent infringement reflect a real danger, o......
NEWS: LINUX WORLD NEWSMASTER OF OPEN SOURCE FROM AN “ORANGE” TO AN “OPEN SOURCE” REVOLUTION? LINUX CERTIFICATION CENTERS TO OPEN IN TAIWA......
COVER STORY: Virtual Systems IntroTools for virtual computing in Linux
Once you could only choose one operating system. Then you could choose more, but you had to reboot. In today’s worl......
COVER STORY: Windows apps with WineWine, Crossover Office, and Cedega
If you need to make a Windows application run on Linux, there is no better way than Wine. We investigated the free and commercial Wine variants to see how they bear up under real-life conditions.
COVER STORY: VMware 4.5.2The PC Emulator VMware Workstation 4.5.2 for Linux
Version 4.5.2 of the commercial VMware PC emulator was released just recently. For many users, VMware is the preeminent virtual PC. In this article, we’ll tell you what’s new in VMWare Workstation 4.5.2, and we’ll show you how you can get started with running Linux in VMWare.
COVER STORY: User-Mode LinuxGetting started with User-Mode Linux
User-Mode Linux feels like Linux because it is Linux. You’ll find a hundred uses for this fast and sensible virtual Linux system
COVER STORY: Mac on LinuxRunning Mac OS X under Linux
Emulators now give users the ability to run their beloved Mac OS X on Linux, bringing birds of a feather back together
REVIEWS: BooksSendmail Milters: A Guide for Fighting Spam How Linux Works: What Every Superuser Should Know...
REVIEWS: BluefishThe Bluefish HTML editor and integrated IDE
The Bluefish HTML editor is useful for large-scale Web projects and also smaller programming projects. Syntax highlighting and code blocks help developers build projects efficiently.
Richard Stallman calls for the W3C to remain independent of vendor interests.
The new release supports nine architectures, 73 human languages, and zero non-Free components.
Fedora developers release the first alpha version of Fedora 19, known as Schrödinger’s Cat, for general testing. The final release is expected in July 2013.
ack is a grep-like, command-line tool that has been optimized for programmers to search large trees of source code.
New features in SUSE Studio 1.3 include enhanced cloud integration, VM platform support, and lifecycle management.
The Linux Foundation recently announced that the Xen Project is becoming a Linux Foundation Collaborative Project.
Open source version of LiveCode is now available for developing apps, games, and utilities for all major platforms.
OpenDaylight is an open source software-defined networking project committed to furthering adoption of SDN and accelerating innovation in a vendor-neutral and open environment.
The new Gnome release includes privacy and sharing settings, allowing more user control over access to personal information.
Mozilla is collaborating with Samsung on a new web browser engine called Servo.