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Submission + - Sun to Open-Source Java Under GPL

Alphager writes: Eweek is reporting that Sun will Open-Source Java under the GPLv2. The portions of Java to be released are:

This includes the Java Runtime Environment and the Java SDK, which should ease the integration of Java into linux-distributions.

Netbeans and Catfish will be relicensed under the CDDL and the GPLv2.


Submission + - AMD up, Intel down in supercomputers

Anonymous Coward writes: "AMD up, Intel down in supercomputers el-down-in-supercomputers.html Latest Top500 list to be announced on November 14th, finds the following: AMD dual core Opteron chips were used in 113 supercomputers or 22 percent of those on the latest list, up from just 11 percent a year ago ago."
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Submission + - The Perfect Setup - OpenVZ with CentOS 4.4

hausmasta writes: "This article describes how to prepare a CentOS 4.4 server for OpenVZ virtual machines. With OpenVZ you can create multiple Virtual Private Servers (VPS) on the same hardware, similar to Xen and the Linux Vserver project. OpenVZ is the open-source branch of Virtuozzo, a commercial virtualization solution used by many providers that offer virtual servers."

"Just think, with VLSI we can have 100 ENIACS on a chip!" -- Alan Perlis