O'Reilly User Group Newsletter

David Cantrell david at cantrell.org.uk
Sun Jan 22 13:55:35 GMT 2006

Yay, I'm all caught up now!

On Fri, Jan 20, 2006 at 11:25:58AM -0000, Josette Garcia wrote:

> O'Reilly UK User Group Programme
> Issue 01-06
> Within a week, this newsletter will be available to be downloaded in pdf format from the Developers Group web site at <http://www.richplum.co.uk/oreilly/0106.pdf>.

Highlights ...

> ***Inside NetBSD's CGD 
> Security-minded laptop users live in fear of theft, not only of their computer, but also of their precious secret data. NetBSD's CGD project is a cryptographic virtual disk that can protect sensitive data while acting like a normal filesystem. Federico Biancuzzi recently interviewed its author, Roland Dowdeswell, on the goals and implementation of the system.
> <http://www.onlamp.com/pub/a/bsd/2005/12/21/netbsd_cgd.html> 
> ***The Power of mdfind 
> In addition to the little blue magnifying glass in the upper-right corner of your desktop, Tiger provides the mdfind and mdls commands for searching. Andy Lester discovered them while working on his updates to "Mac OS X Tiger In A Nutshell." Essentially, they provide the power of Spotlight in the Unix shell. Here's how it works.
> <http://www.macdevcenter.com/pub/a/mac/2006/01/04/mdfind.html> 
> ***PHP Conference - London
> "The PHP London user group (<http://www.phplondon.org/wiki/HomePage> ) are pleased to announce that a London conference will happen on 10/02/06 (<http://phpconference.co.uk/> ).

David Cantrell | Official London Perl Mongers Bad Influence

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