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Tonight: On The Linux Show!!
Tuesday, February 10th, 2004
from Chicago IL the Home of 1985/86 Super Bowl Champion Da Bearse
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Kevin Hill, Arne Flones, Doc Searls, Russ Pavlicek AND Jeff Gerhardt are bringing you a great show tonightready to go!!!!!!

Segment One- The News. We will cover THE HOT NEWS of the week including: More on the Novell Linux Coming out party, Microsoft predictions, Linux reaches the 1 million developer mark, is Ebay in bed with Microsoft, a clueless pundit or two........ and way more.

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Segment Two- John H Terpstra on Samba and the Open Standards Alliance-

We will be joined tonight by one of the SAMBA TEAM founders, John Terpstra Talking about Samba, some books penned by John and a new initiative fostered by John. Of note is that as of today, Samba 3.0.2 is available for download to the Samba FTP site

Every now and then an application program comes along that can truley be called a "Killer Application." Samba is one of those. Samba continues to rack up awards at Open Source conferences year after year. Samba is an Open Source/Free Software suite that provides seamless file and print services to SMB/CIFS clients. Samba is freely available under the GNU General Public License.

John H Terpstra is CEO/President with PrimaStasys, Inc., a company that mentors Information Technology companies and facilitates profitable change in practices. John is also CEO of Fabuluss Software, Inc. - an innovative company that is working to popularize next generation desktop productivity enhancements.

John was on the formation committee of the Desktop Linux Consortium. John is a well known contributor and visionary in the open source community with a very active commercial focus. He a member of the Open Source Software Institute Advisory Board. He has worked with the LSB, Li18nux (now OpenI18N.Org), is a best selling author of TOSHARG (The Official Samba-3 HOWTO and Reference Guide): and his brand new book S3bE (Samba-3 by Example)

He has other books in production.

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