Issue #52 / Mar 2005
Cover Theme: Secure Email
DVD: The Ultimate Linux Magazine Archive
NEWS: A NEW LOOKDear Linux Magazine Reader, Two months ago, you may have noticed a change to our cover design. As we announced in t......
NEWS: LINUX WORLD NEWSRED HAT GOES INDIC HOW SANTA NEARLY BROUGHT MICROSOFT DESKTOPS LEARN AND LOCALIZE OPEN SOURCE BELGIAN STUDENTS BUIL......
NEWS: INSECURITY NEWSPHP Samba Zip nfs-utils Kernel...
COVER STORY: Secure Email IntroMail Tools for a Hostile Planet
Don’t look now, but your mailbox is full of junk, and a snooper is live on a distant server, reading your opinions of your boss. Remember when email used to be easy? To restore some sanity to your correspondence, you’ll need the right tools.
COVER STORY: SpamAssassinA Home-Grown Spam Filter
Even if you do not have a mail server of your own, SpamAssassin can help you filter out unsolicited junk mail. This article describes how SpamAssassin collaborates with Evolution and KMail. Thunderbird, on the other hand, has its own simple spam-detection feature.
COVER STORY: Encrypting EmailEncrypting Email with KMail, Mozilla Thunderbird, and Evolution
The leading email applications include new features for helping users secure and authenticate their mail messages, but each tool has a different approach to handling tasks such as signing and encryption. This article describes how to add encryption and digital signatures to the Thunderbird, Kmail, and Evolution mail clients.
COVER STORY: HypermailArchiving Email Messages with Hypermail
Hypermail converts email messages to HTML and allows you to group your messages in tidy archives.
REVIEWS: BooksThe Official Samba-3 HOWTO and Reference Guide Samba-3 By Example: Practical Exercises to Successful Deployment...
REVIEWS: Ubuntu LinuxThe Free Ubuntu Linux Distribution
Linux comes in many packages – from no-charge distributions to expensive enterprise offerings. Ubuntu Linux is somewhere in between – a free Debian derivative with support options for the enterprise.
REVIEWS: GIMP 2.2What’s New in GIMP 2.2
The GNU Image Manipulation Program (GIMP) is often called the premium open source image manipulation project. Version 2.0 was released in February 2004, and now GIMP 2.2 is available. This article looks at GIMP’s progress over the past year.
Vendor D-Wave scores big with a sale to NASA's Quantum Intelligence Lab.
Many package updates and Steam integration highlight the latest from the Mandriva-based community Linux.
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.