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Looking Forward to

Debian 6
14% (268 votes)
Fedora 15
6% (115 votes)
openSUSE 11.4
17% (312 votes)
Mandriva 2011
5% (85 votes)
PCLOS 2011
16% (304 votes)
Ubuntu 11.04
17% (322 votes)
SimplyMepis 11.0
2% (32 votes)
Arch 2011.x
5% (100 votes)
Puppy 5.x/X.x
1% (25 votes)
Mint 11 / LMDE 2011xx
11% (199 votes)
Other
6% (106 votes)
Total votes: 1868

Ubuntu 11.04

I am looking forward to 11.04 mainly because I want to see if Unity has potential. I'll give it the benefit of the doubt, even though it looks like it's not for me.

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Linux Kernel 3.19-Rc6 Released


Linux Kernel 3.19-Rc6 Released

One more rc released today shortening time period for the final release. Each release sees a new changes and fixes and this one is slightly smaller but as always better.
 
 
 
 
 
 

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Ubuntu Flavors 15.04 Vivid Vervet Alpha 2 Released


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Ubuntu flavors 15.04 alpha 2 has been released for testing. Ubuntu Unity does not take part in the alpha releases. Flavors like Kylin, Ubuntu Gnome, Lubuntu and Kubuntu alpha 2 relases are available.



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MBARI testing the waters with open source camera

“There is a movement to have open source oceanographic equipment,” said Chad Kecy, lead designer and MBARI engineer. “Anyone could take our designs and modify them for specific needs they have. It’s just a less expensive and easier way of getting cameras in the water.” Read more

Fixing unperceived errors in my X Windows configuration

Last week I decided to bite the bullet and upgrade X Windows to the latest version available in the main Portage tree. After rebooting, X Windows, GLX and Direct Rendering worked fine as usual. So everything was good. Well, not quite. Although the installation was working properly, there were still some long-standing messages in the X.Org log file that indicated my installation was not configured completely correctly. I had ignored them for too long and resolved to find their causes and eliminate them. Here is what I did.

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