Issue #107 / Oct 2009
Cover Theme: SPEED UP YOUR WEB SERVER
DVD: SLAMPP 2.0 LIVE
SERVICE: SLAMPP 2.0 LIVE DVD INLAYThis month’s DVD includes the innovative SLAMPP Linux, a one-stop server system for small offices and home networks....
NEWS: WORLD NEWSBlender mastermind awardds honorary doctorate Open formats in Norway Polish schools migrating Open source in Ru......
NEWS: New 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 updates.
SERVICE: SLAMPP 2.0 LIVEThis month’s DVD includes the innovative SLAMPP Linux, a one-stop server system for small offices and home networks....
Just a short note to thank you for the article on fsniper in Issue 102 (May 2009)...
COVER STORY: Fast Web ServersAlternative servers and Apache techniques
This month we look at some alternative web servers and show you some smart Apache techniques.
COVER STORY: HiawathaFast and safe with the Hiawatha secure web server
Many webmasters believe Apache is too fat and difficult. Hiawatha is a web server alternative with speed, simplicity, and some interesting security functions.
COVER STORY: NginxWeb service and reverse proxy with the speedy nginx
The fast and practical Nginx web server is easy to configure and extend.
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.