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|Story||Putin Orders Russian Move to GNU/Linux||srlinuxx||27/12/2010 - 7:07pm|
|Story||Ten ultimate geek sins||srlinuxx||27/12/2010 - 7:05pm|
|Story||12 Commands Every Linux Newbie Should Learn||srlinuxx||27/12/2010 - 3:52pm|
|Story||Lightweight Linux Choices For Older Computers||srlinuxx||27/12/2010 - 3:51pm|
|Story||2010's Biggest Linux Thing||srlinuxx||27/12/2010 - 3:49pm|
|Story||A bountiful year for open source||srlinuxx||27/12/2010 - 3:48pm|
|Story||The Humble Indie Bundle #2 is over||srlinuxx||1||27/12/2010 - 8:22am|
|Story||few howtos:||srlinuxx||27/12/2010 - 3:30am|
|Story||Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 review||srlinuxx||27/12/2010 - 3:28am|
|Story||Common user interface mistakes in KDE applications, part 2: Dialog layouts||srlinuxx||27/12/2010 - 3:26am|
simplyjat.blogspot.com: This is one really good themed distribution. I like the fact that distributions bring just more than technology to user, they bring an experience with them. It just takes a small amount of time to, change the wallpaper, choose a good icon set, customize menu a little bit, its just awesome.
The Linux Movement: So I just installed Screenlets 0.0.8. I decided to get it up and running cause my old version of Screenlets was very broken and had me super frustrated and it just wouldn't work anymore. So I scrapped it and installed the new one, which maybe I will blog latter on how to get it up and running.
/home/liquidat: Lustre announced that their network file system will use ZFS in the future - running on their Linux machines. However, ZFS’ licence and Linux’ licence are both Open Source, but also incompatible.
zdnet: The cost of upgrading to Windows Vista is forcing more organizations to evaluate alternatives including Apple Macs and Linux for the desktop.
kernelTRAP: "Since many alternative approaches to hibernation are now being considered and discussed," Rafael Wysocki began on the lkml, "I thought it might be a good idea to list some things that in my not so humble opinion should be taken care of by any hibernation framework. They are listed below."
tyrannozaurus.com: My wife planned a special party for her parent's milestone anniversary and birthdays. the DVD content would not display on the projected screen. ...then I remembered, I have Linux on here too.
The Linux Movement: Screenlets if you don't know it are little widget like things for your desktop. And if you use Compiz Fusion or Beryl you can use the like Mac's dashboard if you turn the widget plug in on.
linux-watch: Intellectual property may be off the table, for now, but it sure seems like Red Hat and Microsoft are still dancing around coming to some kind of partnership relationship.
phoronix: While the Avivo driver doesn't yet contain 3D functionality or support a number of features found in the official fglrx driver and the community Radeon driver, it is making steady progress despite its age. As we have begun to receive messages from those interested in this driver wondering about the performance capabilities, we have carried out a brief GtkPerf test.
linux.com: Matt Mullenweg, the founding developer of the ultra-popular open source WordPress blogging platform, has issued a blunt edict that "all sponsored themes should be removed from themes.wordpress.net" before the WordCamp conference beginning on July 21, a decree that has met with widespread approval in the WordPress community.
sheehantu: Recently I’ve been seeing a lot of posts on digg about installing LAMP. I thought I’d take some time and inform those who are unfamiliar what exactly LAMP is, and how it is powering the Web 2.0 revolution.
Carla Schroder: KeyTouch is an excellent program designed to put all those unsupported multi-media keys to useful work in Linux, instead of lying about uselessly. Some applications come with various launch options.
Also: Disabling the F10 Key (menu accelerators) in Gnome Terminal
Arun's Blog: Intel launched a website today for mobile and internet Linux projects. The website named moblin hosts the Mobile & Internet Linux Project which is an umbrella, open source project focused on the development of Linux for Intel-based devices.
information week: One common question I get asked about Linux, typically by people who are not themselves users of the OS, is "What kinds of people use Linux?" From what I’ve gathered, today’s Linux users actually break down into four categories.
The Sabayon Linux Crew is happy to announce the first release of the Business Edition! Highlights include: Optimized Server profile, Kernel 2.6.22 Sabayon Linux Powered, and Stable branch for almost all packages.
Dana Blankenhorn: If there is any word other than Microsoft which can get an argument going among open source advocates, it is DRM.
techpersona: Today’s “Newbie Tip” is learning some basics about the “Command Line Interface” or as it’s mostly referred to, “Command Line”. The command line gives the user the ability to interact with the operating system by typing via a text terminal.
seopher: It can't be easy being Fedora; the once cream of the crop release being entirely overshadowed by the young upstart that is Ubuntu. Times have changed and things have been increasingly hard for Fedora - forever slipping in the Distrowatch popularity chart.
kernelTRAP: In response to a recent merge request, Linus Torvalds explained a best practice when moving and changing code, "when doing renames it is generally *much* nicer to do a 100% rename (perhaps with just _trivial_ changes to make it compile - the include statements etc change, and maybe you want to change the name in the comment header too)."
linux.com: Wyneken belongs in the growing list of note-taking applications for GNOME, along with the Sticky Notes panel apps, Evolution, and Tomboy. Specifically designed for students' needs, it is equally well-suited to the random jottings that anyone might make during the course of their work, as well as letters, reports, presentations, and even man pages.