Linux Journal Contents #115, November 2003
HA-OSCAR: the Birth of Highly Available OSCAR
by Ibrahim Haddad, Chokchai Leangsuksun and Stephen L. Scott
If a single point of failure can make hundreds of cluster nodes useless, you have a problem. We have the solution.
Cluster Hardware Torture Tests
by John Goebel
Those metal pizza boxes may look harmless, but the wrong ones will make your users angry and your electrician rich.
Sequencing the SARS Virus
by Martin Krzywinski and Yaron Butterfield
Linux on PC hardware formed the basis for an infrastructure to handle huge volumes of genetic data.
TALOSS (Three-Dimensional Advanced Localization Observation Submarine Software)
by Douglas B. Maxwell and Richard Shell
An experimental US Navy program combines multiple sources of information into one 3-D display.
My Other Computer Is a Supercomputer
by Steve Jones
You need to start running protein folding jobs—when?
2003 Readers' Choice Awards
by Heather Mead
You voted. We counted. You're waiting.
by Peter Linnell
Take desktop publishing off the shrinking list of applications Linux doesn't have, and create press-ready documents with a new GPL program.
Writing Secure Programs
by Cal Erickson
If you don't have time to do it right, where will you get the time to issue a security warning and a patch—or worse, a device recall?
Kernel Korner The New Work Queue Interface in the 2.6 Kernel
by Robert Love
At the Forge Server Migration and Disasters
by Reuven M. Lerner
Cooking with Linux Diners, Start Your Processors
by Marcel Gagné
Paranoid Penguin Secure Mail with LDAP and IMAP, Part I
by Mick Bauer
EOF Extreme Linux: Not All that Far Out There
by Jason Pettit
OpenOffice.org 1.0 Resource Kit
by Kenneth Wehr
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- The Qt Company's Qt Start-Up
- Devuan Beta Release
- May 2016 Issue of Linux Journal
- EnterpriseDB's EDB Postgres Advanced Server and EDB Postgres Enterprise Manager
- The US Government and Open-Source Software
- Open-Source Project Secretly Funded by CIA
- The Humble Hacker?
- The Death of RoboVM
- BitTorrent Inc.'s Sync
- New Container Image Standard Promises More Portable Apps
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