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|Story||Manjaro Unity Community Edition Is Arch Linux-Based and Powered by Unity||Rianne Schestowitz||14/10/2014 - 5:23pm|
|Story||The Big DRM Graphics Driver Changes Land In Linux 3.18||Rianne Schestowitz||14/10/2014 - 5:19pm|
|Story||Self-documentation of code||Rianne Schestowitz||14/10/2014 - 5:14pm|
|Story||LXQT 0.8.0 RELEASED WITH FULL QT5 SUPPORT, VARIOUS IMPROVEMENTS||Rianne Schestowitz||14/10/2014 - 5:00pm|
|Story||Can GNOME Make a Comeback?||Roy Schestowitz||14/10/2014 - 4:27pm|
|Story||Good Karma||Roy Schestowitz||14/10/2014 - 4:18pm|
|Story||What’s new in the graphics stack in Fedora 21?||Rianne Schestowitz||14/10/2014 - 4:18pm|
|Story||Linux Foundation Initiatives||Roy Schestowitz||14/10/2014 - 4:10pm|
|Story||Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6.6 Debuts with Support on RHEL 7||Rianne Schestowitz||14/10/2014 - 4:09pm|
|Story||Jono Bacon: Open Source is Where Society Innovates||Roy Schestowitz||14/10/2014 - 4:07pm|
it.toolbox.com/blogs: Throughout our life we are faced with choices. Yet with our computing life there are many people who make the argument that there shouldn't be a choice of operating systems. They say that it is Linux's greatest weakness that there are so many distributions to choose from.
This tutorial shows how you can install Sun VirtualBox 3.0 (released on June 30, 2009) on a Fedora 11 desktop. With VirtualBox you can create and run guest operating systems ("virtual machines") such as Linux and Windows under a host operating system.
fossist.net: Yesterday Sudhanwa showed this interesting mouse to me.. Do not be misguided by the color and design. look carefully … no it not by the company you are assuming …
itwire.com: When the two main desktop projects catering to free and open source software - KDE and GNOME - held their annual desktop summit at the same place for the first time, they probably expected nothing but messages of peace and harmony to emanate. Instead...
linux-mag.com: PHP 6, the next major revision of the popular Web application development language, looms on the horizon and promises many changes. Learn what’s new and what’s obsolete and how to prepare your code for tomorrow.
lizards.opensuse.org: A Celestial event, the sight of the century is happening tomorrow morning here in India. Monsoon clouds may spoil the fun though. Fear not, you can still see how exactly the event will unfold.
infoworld.com: Make no mistake: This is a hostile action on Microsoft's part. Its stated mission is to squash Linux like a bug, and the easiest way to do that is to feign friendship -- to offer a bogus olive branch, then switch it out at the last minute for a nasty bundle of thorns.
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- A spot of roughness with VirtualBox 3.02 on Ubuntu
- Automounting in KDE4
- The exciting topic of footnotes and endnotes in OOo
- What's OLPC Biggest Mistake? Negroponte Says Sugar
- Ubuntu Server Edition: Where’s the Official Support?
- Mozilla awards best new Tab ideas
- Adventures With Ubuntu
- Common Keyring: KDE and GNOME Combine Password Management Efforts
- TreemapViewer: Building Silverlight Applications on Unix
- Introducing Libstorage
- Linux exploit gets around security barrier
- LyX made easy
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- Configure your Flash Player settings for maximum privacy and security
- A gentle introduction to C# and Mono Part 3:
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- Exploring Advanced Math with Maxima
- Howto install amarok 1.4 in Ubuntu Jaunty
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- How to Layout a Book with OpenOffice.org: Part 2
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lunduke.com: Richard Stallman is one of the largest problems we have in the Linux (and Open Source) world today. He is a poor spokesman and he is out of touch with modern (and, even, semi-modern) technology.
wwj.com: Ann Arbor's Linux Box, which has spent the last 10 years writing custom open-source software applications for a long list of clients, says its business is growing rapidly enough that it's likely to boost staff by 50 percent to 20 within the next year or two.
kmandla.wordpress: Over a year ago I took the initiative (and why not? everybody else already had) and proclaimed 2008 as the Year of the Linux Desktop.
thevarguy.com: The open source world is cheering as Red Hat joins the S&P 500. It’s a huge vote of confidence in Red Hat. But is it a vote of confidence in the open source business model? Or more of a sign that Red Hat is miles ahead of its open source rivals?
tech-no-media.com: The Gnome user interface used by Ubuntu and Linux Mint allows a huge amount of graphical customization, but these features are rarely used. Part of the problem is that to make an aesthetically appealing theme you need to blend various elements: windows decorations, widgets, icons, backgrounds.
mashable.com: It hasn’t even been a month since Firefox 3.5 was released to the masses, but Mozilla is already hard at work on Firefox 3.7.
millionchimpanzees.blogspot: The Official Ubuntu Book has done well since it was first published. There have been some author changes between the 3rd and 4th editions. Jonathan Jesse and Jono Bacon have apparently dropped off the radar, while Matthew Helmke has joined the team.
kdenews.org: KDE announced today that the one millionth commit has been made to its Subversion-based revision control system. Schumacher attributes this growth to the strength of both KDE's products and vision.
desktoplinuxreviews.com: At one point it seemed as though Ubuntu CE had been discontinued but I was pleased to note today that it has apparently been brought to life again.
This week in DistroWatch Weekly:
- Installing CentOS 5.3 on a Netbook - A Cautionary Tale
- News: Mandriva releases several updated products, Moblin to benefit with HyperSpace technology, ULTILEX a multiple live CD distro project, interviews with Richard Stallman and Mark Shuttleworth, distro and upstream relationship case study
- Released last week: Ubuntu 8.03 LTS, Pardus Linux 2009, sidux 2009-02, ExTix 7.0
- Upcoming releases: Ubuntu 9.10 Alpha 3, openSUSE 11.2 Milestone 4
- New distributions: Browserpuppy, Ice-Z Linux
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Read more in this week's issue of DistroWatch Weekly...
techtarget.com: Many people who use open-source data backup software become quite attached to a program, whether it's Amanda, BackupPC or Bacula. Administrators responsible for protecting data at SMBs or at the departmental level typically gravitate to these free programs because they're comfortable writing custom scripts and working with Unix and Linux.