Oracle maintains silence on OpenSolaris' futureview story

http://www.itwire.com – Nearly six months after it completed the acquisition of Sun Microsystems, Oracle Corporation is yet to make a public statement about the future of the OpenSolaris project. (IT news)

Install Oracle VirtualBox 3.2 on Ubuntu Linux 10.04view story

http://linuxfilesystem.com – See how to install Oracle VirtualBox 3.2.6 Debian package onto Ubuntu Linux 10.04 LTS with Gdebi Package installer. 1. All you have to do is download the i386 or AMD64 version depending on your brand and type of CPU of Ubuntu 10.04 from www.virtualbox.org 2. Use the Gdebi Package installer to open Virtual box debian [...] (General)

Ylmf OS 3.0 32bit Linux with Windows XP theme Screencast Reviewview story

http://linuxfilesystem.com – Screencast style Review of Ylmf OS 3.0 32bit which is a Linux that looks like Windows XP theme which is based on Ubuntu Linux 10.04 Lucid Lynx. I am demonstrating the Open Source Operating System running inside Oracle VirtualBox Virtual Machine with Ubuntu 10.10 as the host. Ylmf OS is a new Ubuntu-based distribution from [...] (General)

Red Hat's Werner Knoblich on lock-in, Oracle/Sun, IBM, cloud, JBoss and public sectorview story

http://www.linuxfoundation.org – CIO.co.uk talks to Werner Knoblich, VP and general manager for EMEA at Red Hat: "I said at the top that Red Hat was unusual in having made complete financial sense out of the open source opportunity. (General)

Monty appeals Oracle's Sun mergerview story

http://www.linuxfoundation.org – The Register reports that the co-founder of MySQL has submitted an appeal against Oracle's Sun acquisition: "A European Commission official confirmed to the Financial Times on Friday that it was aware of the appeal that was filed with the European courts in Luxembourg, and told the paper that the antitrust w (General)

SuSE: 2010-028: IBM Java 5view story

http://www.linuxsecurity.com – LinuxSecurity.com: This update of IBM Java 1.5.0 to SR11 FP2 brings various bug and lots of security fixes. Following security issues were fixed: CVE-2010-0084: Unspecified vulnerability in the Java Runtime Environment component in Oracle Java SE and Java for Business 6 [More...] (Security)

Virtualbox 3.2.6 released and ubuntu installation instructions includedview story

http://www.ubuntugeek.com – (HowTos)

OCFS2: Unappreciated Linux File Systemview story

http://www.linux-mag.com – It's common knowledge that Linux has a fair number of file systems. Some of these are unappreciated and can be very useful outside their "comfort zone". OCFS2 is a clustered file system initially contributed by Oracle and can be a great back-end file system for general, shared storage needs. (General)

Has Oracle been a disaster for Sun's open source?view story

http://linuxo.com – the H Open: "As open source becomes more widely accepted, an obvious growth path for them is to be bought by a bigger, traditional software company. The concern then becomes: how does the underlying open source code fare in those circumstances?" (General)

Make Startup bootable Ubuntu Linux 10.04 flash drive in Oracle Virtual Boxview story

http://linuxfilesystem.com – See how to make a Ubuntu Linux 10.04 LTS live USB flash drive with a Ubuntu ISO image and Oracle Virtual Box. No CD burning or Ubuntu install in Virtual Box is required. This is one of the fastest and most hassle free ways to make a Bootable USB live Flash drive with Ubuntu installed [...] (General)