Issue #94 / Sep 2008
Cover Theme: Web Tricks
DVD: Debian 5.0
Pollsters, pundits, economists, taxonomists, hackers, trackers, analysts, and panelists have all suggested that maybe the economy isn’t doing so well. No one is really sure how long it will last, but many of us have the feeling we’ve seen this before. Just when you think you’ve figured it all out, the business cycle swings around again.
NEWS: LINUX WORLD NEWSUniversity builds open source payment system Open Source City Liverpool New tiny Brazilian Live Distro......
NEWS: TECH TOOLSProfessional users are always searching for an edge. Whether you work with Linux as a webmaster, programmer, system......
NEWS: Linux Magazine DVD
The iconic Debian Project has long been a Linux leader. As the world’s biggest and most popular community distro, Debian is built by a worldwide army of hundreds of developers. The focus is on freedom: Debian is 100% free software, with no proprietary applications or drivers. And Debian is stable.
COVER STORY: Web TricksTips and techniques from the world of web development.
Busy web developers are always looking for an edge. This month we explore some tricks for faster and more effective websites.
COVER STORY: Trackbacks in DrupalConfiguring Trackbacks in Drupal
Trackbacks offer a simple means for bloggers to connect and share information.
COVER STORY: CSS TricksTechniques for extending your website with CSS
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS) can do much more than define the color and font of your web text. We'll show you how to build the power of CSS into your web creations.
COVER STORY: Java Content RepositoryExploring the Jackrabbit Java Content Repository
Speed up your web development with Jackrabbit, an open source implementation of the Java Content Repository standard.
COVER STORY: Apache Load BalancingLoad balancing with the Apache http server
Today's web performance and availability requirements make load balancing indispensable. In this article, we show you how to set up an effective load balancing system using features built into the Apache web server.
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.