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GoblinX Releases G:Mini 3.0.rc01

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The GoblinX Project just announced the release of the G:Mini 3.0.rc01 (2.9.90).

GoblinX Releases G:Noblin 3.0.beta01

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The GoblinX Project released its first GNOME based distribution.

GoblinX Releases G:Mini 3.0.beta01

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GoblinX just released the second beta of the next stable release.

GoblinX Releases G:Micro 3.0.beta01

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GoblinX just released the first beta of the next stable release.

"Merry Christmas!! The GoblinX Project is proud to announce the first beta of the next stable release. The G:Micro 3.0 beta 01 is released."

Nautilus and Light Windowmanagers

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Interesting article explaining how to run Nautilus inside light windowmanagers such as Fluxbox.

GoblinX Published Xfce 4.5.90 Screenshot Tour

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GoblinX published a screenshot tour of the Xfce 4.5.90. The tour is a good preview of the next Xfce.

12 Worst Insertions Inside Articles and Reviews

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Everyone likes a top list. This one can make people hate them, after all writers do not like critics. This is less a top list than an advice. Please, do not occur in the same mistake listed here. Everytime I started to read a review or article I ask myself how many of these annoying inserts I will find.

Livecds against D.T.C.R.F.C.

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In the past we could divide Linux distributions in two main categories, the livecds and the installable ones, nowadays we have a third category, the D.T.C.R.F.C. or 'Distributions That Can Run From Cds'.

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