China's Red Flag Software and Japan-based Miracle Linux have announced they will work together to produce a new, common version of Linux that will make it
Pigeon Point Systems is marketing GPL "editions" of its Monterey Linux that support three Texas Instruments (TI) DSP-based digital media processors. Pigeon Point Systems Announces Cost-Effecti
of the top makers of operating systems for embedded computing devices such as network gear or digital media players, has joined the Consumer Electronics Linux board - Linux News Wind River joins
top edges.". No argument here. Tabbed browsing persuaded me to switch to Safari and Mozilla for most of my Web surfing. The main
The way we chose MySQL as the database for this book is a good example of the considerations and trade-offs you will have to make.
"Linux kernel version 2.6.1 has been released."
This week, advisories were released for the Linux kernel, lftp, ethereal, screen, BIND, libnids, mpg321, nd, jabber, zebra, fsp, and vbox3. The distributors include Conectiva, Debian, Guardian Digital EnGarde Secure Linux, Fedora, Immunix, Mandrake, Openwall, Red Hat, Slackware, SuSE, Trustix, and Turbolinux.
New kernels are available for Slackware 8.1 containing a backported fix from a bounds-checking problem in the kernel's mremap() call which could be used by a local attacker to gain root privileges. This fix was previously issued for Slackware 9.0, 9.1, and -current (SSA:2004-006-01).
Over the coming months, the majority of the Mozilla codebase will be relicensed under an MPL/GPL/LGPL tri-license. The change will
By Jan Stafford, Site Editor. If you think Mozilla is a simple little Web browser, think again. "It's as complex and flexible underneath
By Michael S. Mimoso, News Editor. Red Hat Inc. released an update to Ethereal that repairs two buffer overflow vulnerabilities found
browser going. Why wait? No matter how you cut it, Linux at home meant an anorak in the wardrobe. But now there's Knoppix. The promise
As open source grows, the need for support grows, and this new need has led to the development of a new support option: third-party vendors who manage or patch
The project combines open source and shared source development based on an interesting marriage of GPL/LGPL borrowed from the xbox-linux port with software
Debian has issued updated packages for vbox3. These fix a vulnerability, which can be exploited by malicious, local users to gain escalated privileges.
What motivated me to write this response, however, were six simple words included in his recent article on ZDNet: Free software does not mean "gratis".
Red Flag Linux Software Co. Ltd.'s plans to expand its business beyond China have hit a setback with the company's plans to release
IBM and SuSE Linux AG are hoping to make more cash registers ring this year, and on Thursday will announce a new SuSE Linux-based point-of-sale solution that
LynuxWorks(TM) today announced that its BlueCat(R) Linux(R) operating system is on-board Protocom's PR818, the world's first single chip MPEG-4 audio video (A/V
Freemont, California embedded security company Team F1 announced this week immediate availability of it's V-IP Secure VPN client for embedded Linux devices. Commercial VPN for IPV4, IPV6 comes