Mobile Linux conference keynotes announced

Keynote speakers have been announced for the Mobile Linux Conference taking place during the LinuxWorld Conference & Expo on Aug. 5-7th. Speakers include Linux Pundit’s Bill Weinberg, Motorola’s Christy Wyatt, Intel’s Ram Peddibholta (pictured), and a panel with executives from Access, Funambol, Sprint, and Sun.

Debian Linux installer for NAS devices goes beta

Former Debian project leader Martin Michlmayr is beta-testing a “debian-installer” for devices based on Marvell’s Feroceon architecture. The installer works with the upcoming “Lenny” release of Debian (currently “testing”), and is tested with Qnap Systems’s TS-109, TS-209, and TS-409 Pro Turbo network-attached storage (NAS) devices.