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|Story||some howtos:||srlinuxx||24/08/2011 - 4:56am|
|Story||Why have you switched to GNU/Linux?||srlinuxx||24/08/2011 - 12:13am|
|Story||What GNOME Can Learn from KDE's Recovery||srlinuxx||24/08/2011 - 12:11am|
|Story||A tour of the first-ever Linux Hall of Fame||srlinuxx||24/08/2011 - 12:10am|
|Story||Fedora 16 Alpha released||AdamW||23/08/2011 - 7:31pm|
|Story||First Look at Poseidon Linux, the Linux For Scientists||srlinuxx||23/08/2011 - 7:30pm|
|Story||DELL D620 power usage (Win 7 vs Mint 11)||srlinuxx||23/08/2011 - 7:29pm|
|Story||Single Window Gimp!||srlinuxx||23/08/2011 - 7:27pm|
dv8e.bbnyz.com: This post is about Linux, and the problems I’ve been dogged with since making the decision to upgrade to the latest versions of Ubuntu (7.10) and openSUSE (10.3). You can find all sorts of glowing reviews of both distributions without too much trouble, but the problem with these reviews is that nobody seems to be really doing anything non-trivial with them before they write their reviews.
matusiak.eu: Both licensing models have been around for a very long time. I don’t know which predates which, but it really doesn’t matter. The spirit behind both licenses is very similar: free software is good. But they realize this idea in different ways.
linux.com: Lisa Hoover talks about highlights from the past week -- and a little about next week's stories, too, including a "sneak peek" at the Asus EeePC.
PCBurn: The -stable team has announced another build of the stabilized Linux kernel. This one only fixes a couple of build problems, so if you're not having any trouble there no need to upgrade.
olpcnews.com: When One Laptop Per Child announced Give One Get One, Jon Camfield worried about the grey markets allowing XO theft to vandalize education. Sadly, we now have another theft to add. Bob was a victum of Give One Get None.
Provo Daily Herald: More layoffs are expected next year at Novell Inc. after the Waltham, Mass. software maker disclosed in a federal filing Thursday plans to extend a restructuring effort in a two-year strategy to shore up profitability.
- Miss Your Windows Application? Try WINE
- Installing Skype 2 Beta on Kubuntu
- Encrypting your /home
- Install Mplayer and Multimedia Codecs (libdvdcss2,w32codecs) in Ubuntu 7.10
- Snowglobe, shelf plugins in compiz-fusion-git
datamation: Linux, an alternative open source operating system, is nothing new to small business. As a server platform, Linux is widely used to share files and run Web servers, not to mention routing e-mail and serving up the shared calendar and task capabilities that compete with Microsoft Exchange.
blogbeebe: Mandriva Alpha 1 was released today. So I downloaded the ISO onto europa and booted 'er up. Mandriva Spring 2008 fired up without any issues on this hardware. Overall it's quite usable and stable for an alpha.
informationweek: He's a technologist, venture capitalist, social experimenter, philanthropist, and Russian-trained space traveler. Oh, and Mark Shuttleworth originated the world's fastest-growing Linux distribution, Ubuntu.
labs.mozilla.com: Personas for Firefox is a extension that adds lightweight theming to your browser. You can select a Persona from the dynamic menus and see results instantly without having to discover, select, download or install a separate bit of software or code.
pcwizkid.blogspot: Thinking about installing a new operating system? Something different, stable and reliable? Maybe the Linux OS Ubuntu 7.10 or OSX Leopard 10.5 ?
limulus.wordpress: I’ve been chatting in the sounder and ubuntu-devel-discuss mailing lists and something most Ubuntu users might not realize is that the Ubuntu ‘Desktop’ disks are packed almost to their limits.
- People of openSUSE: James Ogley
- An interview with Mike
- Microsoft Fights VMware As it Flirts With Linux
- Kubuntu gears up for KDE 4
- Fedora Project Leader successor planning
- Text-to-Speech and Other KWord Tips
- Rise or fall for Red Hat?
- Is the Linux/Windows interoperability deal paying off for Novell?
- What Kind of Geek Are You?
- Eschalon: Book I Demo for Linux
- Still No UT3 For Linux...
- KDE 4 uses less memory
LinuxToday: Red Hat always had an uncanny ability to stay on message with a single voice. They really aren't arrogant about it. They've just decided to make sure they're putting out a unified message. Until, it seems, recently.
phoronix: While Unreal Tournament 3 for Linux has been tied up in Epic's legal department, Enemy Territory: Quake Wars has been maturing quite nicely since its introduction earlier this year.
computerworld: Microsoft Corp.'s refusal or inability to fully support three Web standards has cost Opera Software ASA users, the Norwegian browser maker's chief technology officer said today.
Also: New Opera Weekly Snapshot
arstechnica: The difficulty and frustration of building GNOME from source is a major impediment for many new contributors. Installing the dependencies, getting the tools working, and compiling major components of the desktop environment is a burden.
LWN: The 126.96.36.199 and 188.8.131.52 stable kernel updates have been released - each contains quite a long list of important fixes.
- VMWare Server Tip: Display Menus and Toolbars in Quick Switch Mode
- Howto: XDM
- Customize Firefox blank page
- SSH Key Authentication Using seahorse (GUI)
- Read Your Linux Partition from Windows with DiskInternals Linux Reader
- XGL and Xen can mix on a T61p!
- Quick Tip: Rotating Background per Time of Day in KDE