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|Story||A window to open source OS w/ Prakash Advani||srlinuxx||28/06/2011 - 7:35pm|
|Story||Yet Another Article About Ubuntu Unity||srlinuxx||28/06/2011 - 6:27pm|
|Story||Testing PCLinuxOS KDE 2011.6||srlinuxx||28/06/2011 - 6:18pm|
|Story||Gaming on Linux, Better Than You Would Think||srlinuxx||28/06/2011 - 6:12pm|
|Story||Life with GIMP 2.7||srlinuxx||28/06/2011 - 6:11pm|
|Story||The kernel column||srlinuxx||28/06/2011 - 6:04pm|
|Story||What City Is Your Distro?||srlinuxx||28/06/2011 - 4:55pm|
|Story||What’s New in Opera 11.50||srlinuxx||28/06/2011 - 4:29pm|
|Story||UK shakes dust off open source policy||srlinuxx||28/06/2011 - 4:27pm|
|Story||today's leftovers:||srlinuxx||28/06/2011 - 7:06am|
dot.kde.org: On January 17-19, the KDE community will present KDE 4.0 with a Release Event at the Google headquarters in Mountain View, California. The purpose of this event is to celebrate the anticipated release of KDE's new desktop environment.
tectonic: Quick. Name the most popular Linux distribution. You probably guessed Ubuntu, Suse or Mandriva ... but what then? Which other Linux distributions are likely to make a top ten list?
laptopadvisor.blogspot: Dell as a pioneer in the industry has recently released first line of consumer desktop computers and notebooks with pre-installed Linux, Ubuntu 7.04. Dell Ubuntu has lots offer, Ubuntu is extremely powerful, practical, absolutely free, and ready-to-run desktop Linux distribution, which is highly compatible for mainstream use.
linux.com: A combination of Linux utilities can help you determine who on your network is using which of your shared filesystems at any given time, allowing you to ask those users to log off while you update the system.
Rudd-O: Desktop performance on Linux computers has been a hot-button issue of late, and a source of longstanding fights among the Linux developers. Today, I want to show you how I boosted (and you can boost) desktop performance dramatically.
kernelTRAP: Frederic Lepied announced the hardware4linux.info website on the Linux Kernel mailing list, "the site is collecting hardware compatibilities and incompatibilities with Linux distributions in a collaborative way: users run a hardware collector program, upload the resulting file and then rate and comment how their hardware works."
tectonic: Looking for a small, fast Linux distribution? Take a look at Puppy Linux. Version 3.0 of this lightweight Linux operating system was released yesterday.
- Why choose proprietary software over open source? Survey says!
- A Dog Barks, The Wind Blows, A Server Reboots…
- Book Review: The Official Damn Small Linux Book
- Red Hat Certified Challenge: History of open source
- Flush your Postfix queue
- Open source entrepreneur turns his hobby into an Inc. 500 enterprise
- Linux Done Right (personals edition): Linux shop seeks Linux vendor
- Rolling Releases
- When a user logs in what files are updated in UNIX / Linux
- Tomorrow openSUSE 10.3 is released - Everything about the 3D effects
- eBay: Botnets are Linux-happy
- Levanta freshens up Linux server cure-all
ITtoolbox blogs: Yesterday I decided to take the ultimate test of my badly mangled edgy Linux installation. Instead of the tried and true reformat and reload method I wanted to try the distribution upgrade that the automatic update kept on nagging me about. So jumping off of the deep end to see if I would sink or swim.
internetnews.com: A decade ago, Intel was shipping the Pentium II processor and Linux was a fringe operating system used by a few Internet fanatics. No one at the time would ever have thought the two in combination would be a match for Sun's SPARC/Solaris combination, HP's PA-RISC/HP-UX, IBM's POWER/AIX or SGI's MIPS/IRIX. Funny what a decade can do.
kernelTRAP: "'TOMOYO Linux' is our work in the field of security enhanced Linux," Kentaro Takeda began, describing 15 patches posted to the Linux Kernel mailing list. He noted that in an earlier version of the patches posted just prior to the recent Kernel summit, TOMOYO Linux's Mandatory Access Control was limited to files.
Also: Using sched_yield (Im)properly
And: Kernel space: A tiny Linux for the embedded world
phoronix: Last month at the X Developer Summit in Cambridge, Eric Anholt, Adam Jackson, and Daniel Stone had talked about the future of X.Org releases for the next year. Over the weekend, Daniel Stone had updated the XDS 2007 Notes at X.org with the latest plans for X.Org 7.5.
nixternal: No you geeks, that wasn’t the beginning of a math equation, that is when the next release of Kubuntu will be out. Anyways, if you are in the Chicago land area on October 21, 2007 between the hours of 10am and 4pm, we will be holding a 7.10 release party as well as an install fest.
libervis.com: With this article I want to point out how Free Software provides a secure environment and how important the community is.
arstechnica: The Gimmie panel enhancement project has been proposed for inclusion in GNOME 2.22. Gimmie provides a highly streamlined user interface that exposes GNOME functionality in a logically organized and consistent manner.
mandriva.com: Mandriva today announced that the Federal Service on Technical and Export Control (FSTEC) in Russia has agreed to authorise the certification of the Mandriva Linux OS for all safe and legal use in organizations dealing with confidential information.
blogbeebe: Someone asked in the last post how to change features on the desktop. I'd like to show folks, both old and new, how easy it is on this latest version.
FOSSwire: There are plenty of different terminal programs out there for all different desktops. YaKuake is one such KDE-based terminal emulator with a difference.
terminally-incoherent: We all know that browsers are kinda like religion - everyone has one that they like, and thinks all the other ones are crap. And I have to say that Firefox, Flock, Opera, Safari and the others are all great pieces of software, but not on low end hardware. So here are some browsers perfect for your old decrepit little computer.
tombuntu: Gnash is an open source player for Adobe’s Flash format. It can be used as an alternative to Adobe’s proprietary player. The upcoming Ubuntu 7.10 release includes automatic installation of either Adobe Flash or Gnash. I decided to put this feature to the test in Ubuntu 7.10 Beta.