Sunni Micro Lab announced The Interactive UNIX Guide for Linux. This is a computer-based UNIX training system.
It includes 72 interactive tutorial sesssion covering 90 Unix utilities. $110 Cdn/$80 USD.
Contact: Sunni Micro Lab, 1300 Britannia Road East, Suite 208, Mississauga, ON L4W 1C8 CANADA. Phone: 905 795-9292. Fax: 905-795-9291.
Price CAN$110, US$80
Benaroya announced a Linux version of their SEDIT, S/REXX and S/REXX Graphical Debugger products. The Linux version currently in beta test is available for download along with versions for the other currently supported UNIX™ platforms.
SEDIT is a UNIX text editor patterned after IBM's XEDIT mainframe editor. It operates with a GUI under X windows or in character mode when X is not suitable.
S/REXX implements all REXX language features described in the second edition of Mike Cowlishaw's book, “The REXX Programming Language”, except that numeric digits are limited to 15.
The downloadable software *and* a flat ASCII file version of the WWW document is available via anonymous ftp from directory pub/sedit at ftp.portal.com. See either seditsrexxinfo.txt.gz or seditsrexxinfo.txt (same content) for the descriptive material.
Introductory pricing for SEDIT or S/REXX starts at $99 or both for $160.
Outside North America: Benaroya, 31 Rue de Constantinople, 75008 Paris, France, +33-1-47 33 33 24, FAX: +1 47 22 06 17
Price: SEDIT or S/REXX start US$99 each or both for US$160
Yggdrasil Computing announced a new “Linux Internet Archives”, a new four CDROM containing the latest snapshots of the Linux FTP archive sites from the internet, including: Slackware 220.127.116.11* **, Debian .93 beta, MCC 1.0+, mini-linux, Jurix, Xdenu 2.0 and SLS, sunsite.unc.edu:pub/Linux*, tsx-11.mit.edu:pub/linux*, ftp.x.org X11R6 archive*, prep.ai.mit.edu:pub/gnu, JE Linux (Japanese Extensions), and Linux X software.
The disks also contain a snapshot of DEC Alpha Linux port (not a runnable system), and the Internet RFC standards.
The disks contain Boot floppies with fixed version of fdisk for Slackware 18.104.22.168 (in addition to the original boot floppies). 4 CD Set - $19.95.
Price: US$19.95 for the four-CD set
Practical books for the most technical people on the planet. Newly available books include:
- Agile Product Development by Ted Schmidt
- Improve Business Processes with an Enterprise Job Scheduler by Mike Diehl
- Finding Your Way: Mapping Your Network to Improve Manageability by Bill Childers
- DIY Commerce Site by Reven Lerner
Plus many more.
- Building a Multisourced Infrastructure Using OpenVPN
- Happy GPL Birthday VLC!
- Unikernels, Docker, and Why You Should Care
- diff -u: What's New in Kernel Development
- Giving Silos Their Due
- What's New in 3D Printing, Part III: the Software
- Don't Burn Your Android Yet
- Controversy at the Linux Foundation
- Firefox OS
- Non-Linux FOSS: Snk