Issue #97 / Dec 2008
Cover Theme: Seamless Integration
DVD: Mandriva 2009
SERVICE: MANDRIVA 2009 DVD INLAYMandriva Linux is known around the world for easy installation and an innovative collection of configuration tools.......
NEWS: Open source newsInternational open source news
* New Manchester cafe uses free software * Celebrating Linux in Kannada * How does code dream? * Freedom not fear...
NEWS: News: Tech ToolsNew products and updates
Professional users are always searching for an edge. Whether you work with Linux as a webmaster, programmer, system administrator, or security consultant, you know the best solution depends on finding the right tool for the job. We thought you might be interested in the following new products and
COVER STORY: Seamless Integration IntroExpert techniques for living with Windows
Yes, you can do that with Linux… Even if you want to live in an open source world, it's still full of Windows. This month we study strategies for Windows integration.
COVER STORY: Cross-Platform VPN ConnectionsConfiguring VPN connections with Linux clients
Linux clients sometimes need a little help to connect to Windows VPN servers.
COVER STORY: LikewiseEasy Active Directory integration with Likewise Open
Likewise Open provides smooth integration with Active Directory environments. We show you how to install and configure the admin-friendly authentication system.
COVER STORY: xrdpSupporting Windows terminal clients from Linux with xrdp
Xrdp helps your Windows terminal clients connect to 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.
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.