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Novell Products to Lose Identity Under AttachMSFTview story

http://techrights.org – Summary: Novell’s Identity Access Management business is also at risk BASED on what we learned in IRC from people whose job it is to sell/maintain Novell deployments, customers of Novell may soon rush to other companies like Microsoft, just because of the uncertainty around AttachMSFT [sic]. (General)

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Novell, Attachmate and openSUSEview story

http://news.opensuse.org – Is this thing on? *tap* *tap*. Good evening friends, this is your openSUSE Board speaking. If you didn’t hear yet, Novell has agreed to be acquired by Attachmate Corporation. What does that mean for the openSUSE Project? (Distributions)

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RAND Mobbyists, Grupos de Presión, y los Astroturfers IP de Microsoft en 2010 (Bruselas)view story

http://techrights.org – Resumen: Las tácticas brutales utilizados por Microsoft para promover su régimen,donde se tiene que pagar por el software libre, incluso en lugares como Europa, donde las patentes de software son, en principio, ilegales. “Kudos to Spain for not allowing Microsoft to impose his agenda of dominion by control over it & the whole Europe,” says Eduardo Landaveri, who has another tra (General)

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[ubuntu] AR9285 and RTL8102E/8103Eview story

http://ubuntuforums.org – Dear Helping Hands, I am actually not completely new to linux and did manage to setup my laptop and heiho I got it working, wow!however, since a recent update my driver's are kind of screwed really and I have lost all my motivation to try to sort this out again, so if someone on here is able to help me I'd be elated. PLEASE! PLEASE! (HowTos)

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LXer: Final Report from fOSSa 2010 in Grenobleview story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – Published at LXer: at the FOSS in Academia conference there were discussions about Open Government via FOSS, the bad situation of FOSS desktops in european public administrations and even a proposal for an european anti-software patents law. Read More... (HowTos)

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Mono Advocacy is Deluded, Avoids the Facts and Personally Attacks Critics Insteadview story

http://techrights.org – Mono: is it a science, or is it a faith? Summary: The Mono proponents have yet again turned to “ad hominem” mode because the simple facts about Mono-associated risk cannot be refuted TECHRIGHTS’ “Boycott Novell” initiative has warned about Mono patents since 2006 (weeks after Novell and Microsoft signed their patent deal). (General)

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Novell Continues to Exploit Broken USPTO and Collect Even More Software Patentsview story

http://techrights.org – Summary: Novell is still playing along with the ‘Dark Side’ of the software patents debate, taking advantage of a system which seems broken beyond repair Novell is not shy to admit that it likes software patents and it takes some pride in them too. (General)

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Microsoft is Stockpiling and Also Buying More Patents While Microsoft’s ‘Buddy’ Finjan Extorts McAfee With Software Patentsview story

http://techrights.org – Summary: Microsoft’s new direction continues to include “enforcement” (as in aggression) with software patents and Finjan, which Microsoft partly owns, is just attacking companies with software patents because it’s failing as a real business MICROSOFT is having real problems which we wrote about this morning [1, 2, 3]. (General)

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Problem creating driver - RealTek RTL8111DL NICview story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – I need help creating the driver for the RealTek RTL8111DL network interface built into my motherboard - MSI 770-C45. I've downloaded the driver from the RealTek website, and followed the directions in the readme to extract the compressed package, change directory to the new directory. (HowTos)

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Apple sues Motorola over multitouch in Android phonesview story

http://www.linuxfordevices.com – Apple sued Motorola for infringing on six patents related to multitouch and other access technologies in its Android smartphones. Responding to a Motorola lawsuit against Apple three weeks ago over smartphone-related patents, the Apple suit hopes to stop Motorola from selling its popular, Android-based Droid phones.... (Embedded)