Firebird News

Monday, July 31, 2006

Breakbeat.ro - UK Business - ED Rush and MC Wrec at Peninsula

[yah i was there - crazyy . ED Rush and MC Wrec at Peninsula, ARIGATO Stage 27.07.06]

Read more at www.breakbeat.ro/tv.htm...

HOW-TO: Dreamweaver running on Ubuntu in 10 EASY Steps!

A step-by-step guide of how to install the latest version of Dreamweaver in Ubuntu! 10 easy steps... A great HOW-TO!

[We can now kill the windows boxes , a great leap foward , an way to fix bug no 1 https://launchpad.net/bugs/1 ]

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Sunday, July 30, 2006

Symphony OS - help an hero

[He is left whithout electricity , you can donate some oss electricity (check) or send him an crank - see the One Laptop for Child project :) ]

Read more at symphonyos.com/forum/vi...

Monday, July 24, 2006

Binaries of Apache 2.0.58 for Windows with mod_ssl

[very nice if you wan't to install the WAMP kit, I wonder why the apache people don't build the apache 2.x install kit with mod_ssl included ]

Read more at smithii.com/?q=node/vie...

TVR - WEBCAST remix rock forum

[luna-amara.ro in clubA - bucharest]

Read more at www.tvr.ro/webcast/inre...

Friday, July 21, 2006

Itanic 2 sinks deeper

[No Taiwan company was on stage at today's event, while large brands, led by HP, revealed their optimistic views about the future of the Itanium architecture. When asked to name some of its Taiwan customers ordering Itanium 2 processors, Intel was not able to name any. ]

Read more at digitimes.com/systems/a...

marius in the water :)

at the Uichend pool (hairy programmer/linux admin )

Sunday, July 16, 2006

Firefox 2 Beta 1 Goes Live Today

[Go foxie go ]

Read more at www.linuxelectrons.com/...

Friday, July 14, 2006

ATI Linux 11-Way Driver Comparison - and a new game vdrift

I spotted an new game on their page called vdrift , http://www.vdrift.net/
What is interesting for me is their usage of the autopackage installer http://autopackage.org/


The Phoronix "Redblog" has posted an 11-way fglrx driver comparison from the past eleven proprietary display releases.


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GNOME dock Video - something like in apple's osx

amazing stuff

This is a video of the Cairo Gnome Dock project.
More info http://www.gnome-dock.org/

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Thursday, July 13, 2006

HowTo: Windows (XP) on Ubuntu with VMWare Server

At last , i can propose to alll my windows coleagues to switch on win... ubuntu + vmsever

Are you too having problems with software that is only available on Windows and not on Linux? Are you still Dual Booting to solve this problem? After this HowTo you will never need to dual-boot again for your windows only software, like Adobe CS!

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mips is dead

[iteresting read about cores and ps3 ]

Read more at www.reed-electronics.co...

Tuesday, July 11, 2006

matix prank

[pretty cool ]

Read more at intertwingly.net/slides...

Links zu freie Datenbanken: Von Oracle,Microsoft bis MySQL

[firebird small mention ]

Read more at www.scill.de/content/?p...

Firebird Conference 2006

[call for papers]

Read more at www.hk-software.net/fir...

Friday, July 07, 2006

[Phoronix] ASRock AM2NF4G-SATA2 Review

[I have read the asrock article and maybe i will upgrade my system to an AM2 one and skip the s939 transition completely]

Read more at www.phoronix.com/scan.p...

Firebird 2.0 RC3 (omega) is out. What's next ? Gold Final Release

Builds for Windows and Linux of the new Firebird 2.0 RC3 (probably the last RC) are out. Get yours now

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Race between Firefox and Firebird

Anyone wants to bet which project: Firefox or Firebird will be first for release version 2.0? Meanwhile Firebird Database 2.0 RC3 builds are available for download (including kits for x64 Linux).Unless there are any dramas, this build will become the gold final version. More details about this release are in full changelog notes

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Dhingana - FREE Indian Music

[yah and is all free, flash required :( ]

Read more at www.dhingaana.com/index...

Thursday, July 06, 2006

emotions

[how we make decisions]

Read more at headrush.typepad.com/ph...

Open Source community subversion as marketing ploy

Yes they try to be friendly with open source , and stab you in the back latter :)

The launch of Microsoft's Codeplex "shared source" site is merely the latest attempt to undermine and usurp the open source community via clever marketing.

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Nat-Semi asks laid-off workers to return iPods

[Pour laid-off workers have to return theri "own" gifted ipods, the sad thing is they helped to build the Ipods - does it mean that apple isn't doing to well ?]

Read more at www.eetimes.com/news/la...

Monday, July 03, 2006

Stick to coffee and Alcohol , Yes and vorbis format is better than mp3 ! Posted by Picasa

4x4 reference board based on the SiS761SX northbridge

[This means there will be 4x4 cheap amd systems , sis targets the low end of the market]

Read more at digitimes.com/photogall...

Saturday, July 01, 2006

Apple Sthink Different

[Yah is time to boycott apple ]

Read more at rejon.org/?p=369

Firebird: Free alternative to MS Access, mySQL, SQL Server!

[ED: time to vote firebird article on digg ]
A great and open-source fully features database, which can be used in place of say, SQL server as a full fledged database, supporting sub-queries, triggers, stored procedures etc., and even like Access for deploying with a Windows application, for free and with a small foot print of just one or two dlls! Forked from Borland's Interbase.

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