News: Design contest launched for tiny Linux net serverview story

http://www.raiden.net – Lantronix announced a design contest based on its recently introduced XPort Pro, touted as the "world's smallest Linux networking server." Lantronix will award prizes of $6,000 and $3,000 to the two top entries for Best Linux Design, plus a separate $3,000 prize for the Best Student Linux Design, ... (Distributions)

News: Vulnerability in Samba provides access to filesview story

http://www.raiden.net – A vulnerability in the creation of symbolic links (symlinks) in the free Samba file and printer server can be exploited to attain access to files outside of predefined paths. Attackers can even get access to the system's root directory (/). To exploit the flaw (directory traversing), attackers firs ... (Distributions)

News: Is Canonical Becoming The New Microsoft?view story

http://www.raiden.net – Whoah! Hold on everyone. Let me don my asbestos suit first will you. "Thanks.Right then. I have been thinking about this post for some time and I think the time is probably right for pressing the old "publish" button.I am not trying to incite riots or wars in the halls of residence or corridors of ... (Distributions)

News: Dell Ubuntu Order Experienceview story

http://www.raiden.net – et me start off by saying hats off to Dell for giving us Ubuntu as an option. Any company that supports and contributes back to the community is always a good thing. With all that said I found the ordering experience to be quite frustrating.more ... (Distributions)

Cortex-A8-based HMI Kit Supports Linux, Androidview story

http://www.linux.com – TES Electronics is shipping a Linux- and Android-ready hardware/software development kit for home automation, transportation entertainment systems, and industrial displays. The Magik-MX Kit offers a module based on a TI OMAP3530 system-on-chip, an I/O board, a seven-inch multi-touch display, and TE... (Hardware)

Anti-internet censorship group attacks Australian parliament websiteview story

http://digitizor.com – The Australian Parliament website was attacked by what is believed to be a DDoS attack today. The attack comes two days after a hacking group called Anonymous threatened to attack the Australian government websites over the Australian government’s attempt to impose internet censorship. (HowTos)

Should You really upgrade to Windows 7 ? Five reasons to stick to Windows XPview story

http://digitizor.com – We have already seen a lot of help and discussions online that talk about upgrading to the latest offering from Microsoft – The Windows Seven. There has been a mixed opinion all over the web about the switch in Windows 7. (HowTos)

Can shmmax be set > total memory without harm?view story

https://www.centos.org – Might be a dumb questions, but searching Google & these forums hasn't answered it for me...I'm working on a virtual webserver with 3Gb (3107660k) RAM allocated to it. It has 2... [by reggie3] (Distributions)

Repacked "Skype static" rpm packagesview story

https://www.centos.org – Hi everybody,I managed to compile a rpm with Skype version Beta "static" for CentOS 5 (and I think all other rpm based distro's)Here is the link: (Distributions)

Static IP Addressview story

https://www.centos.org – Quote:idsinc wrote:...I wish the font ,size and color worked on this blog for me... actually none of the font attributes are working so I... [by pschaff] (Distributions)

Primary-Secondary name serverview story

https://www.centos.org – I've been given the following information for my static IP. (SIP and domain name is changed to protect the innocent) lol My ISP is Qwest.netDomain name: dummy.comStatic IP (SIP)... [by idsinc] (Distributions)

CentOS 5.4 -- 12 GB of ram on 32bit XEN kernel -- meminfo vs xm topview story

https://www.centos.org – You are running `free` on Dom0 and this is actually a specialised DomU guest so only reports what Xen wishes it to see. The amount of memory reported by xm top is correct and what is really detecte... [by TrevorH] (Distributions)