Bruce Perens on Microsoft and Apache

You may or may not have heard that Microsoft recently sponsored the Apache Foundation, to the tune of $100,000 a year.

While I'd love to believe that Microsoft is finally changing its tune on the open source development model and actually honestly trying to promote interoperability, it seems I am not the only one with cynical and sceptical views on Microsoft's real agenda.

Bruce Perens, creator of ...

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Installing mod_python and Django on Apache

I've recently started learning Django for doing web development, so as part of that, I needed to also learn how to set up Django within mod_python so I could deploy my new Django applications on my server.

In this post, I'll be sharing the method I used to install mod_python and Django on my CentOS 5, Apache-based web server. So without any further ado, let's get started ...

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Bullet proof your server #1 - Apache

See also: Part 2.

First of all, I'd like to wish all FOSSwire readers a very happy new year! Hope it's a good one. Now, the task of keeping a server secure can be a difficult one at times. Getting the compromise and balance between security and convenience right isn't easy to do.

In the first part of this multi-part series, I'm going to show you ...

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