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DistroWatch Weekly, Issue 403

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This week in DistroWatch Weekly:

  • Reviews: Gaming with Trine
  • News: OMG! Ubuntu! publishes Unity guide, Lubuntu nears "official" status, Mageia releases first live CDs, interview with wattOS' Ronald Ropp
  • Questions and answers: Choosing the right distribution and software
  • Released last week: Ubuntu 11.04, Slackware Linux 13.37, OpenBSD 4.9
  • Donations: Calibre receives US$300.00
  • New distributions: Icefeast Linux, Remix_OS
  • Reader comments

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