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The Week in Linux News

by Baiju Thakkar

More Security

You can never be too secure. These articles will show you how to guard your Linux system.

We were all newbies once

Remember the days when you first started with Linux? Well there are more folks learning Linux today than ever before. These articles are aimed at the person who is just starting to use Linux and wants to learn the common commands.

Development help

Want to know how much XML support there is in Perl? Or do fancy stuff with Python? Or you like to write device drives? The following set of articles will show you how.


Want to know what some of the top people in the community are thinking about? Here are two recent interviews, one with Alan Cox (kernel hacker) and Linus Torvalds (no introduction needed), and one with David Whitinger (founder of

Baiju Thakkar is the O'Reilly Network's Linux Bureau Chief.

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