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LWN.net Weekly Edition for May 16, 2013
A look at the PyPy 2.0 release
PostgreSQL 9.3 beta: Federated databases and more
LWN.net Weekly Edition for May 9, 2013
(Nearly) full tickless operation in 3.10
So to get your job done you can either:
- convince your network admin team, or
- work around your company firewall.
Guess which one people tend to pick. It's not just people: why do you think every protocol is now HTTP-based? To work around company firewalls.
Schaller: The long journey towards good free video conferencing
Posted Oct 16, 2012 14:21 UTC (Tue) by Richard_J_Neill (subscriber, #23093)
In this case, we had the official support of the admin people, who were happy in terms of policy to enable SIP, but couldn't actually do it. The firewall in question (Checkpoint) "didn't support SIP"! I couldn't believe it either.
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