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|Story||Ubuntu 13.04 Enables Phased Updates – But What Are They?||srlinuxx||12/08/2013 - 3:14am|
|Story||Mageia 3 - Gone in 60 seconds||srlinuxx||12/08/2013 - 3:12am|
|Story||The state of the Linux community||srlinuxx||12/08/2013 - 3:10am|
|Story||some leftovers:||srlinuxx||1||12/08/2013 - 2:07am|
|Story||some leftovers:||srlinuxx||11/08/2013 - 5:54am|
|Story||Brasero vs. K3b: Top 2 Linux Disc Burning Utilities||srlinuxx||1||10/08/2013 - 5:07pm|
|Story||Watch the Movie Trailer for LinuxCon and Win||srlinuxx||10/08/2013 - 6:29am|
|Story||Valve Updates the Original Half-Life 14 Years After Launch||srlinuxx||10/08/2013 - 6:28am|
|Story||Debian Celebrates 20 Years, OpenSUSE 8||srlinuxx||10/08/2013 - 6:26am|
|Story||Open Source License Trivia||srlinuxx||10/08/2013 - 12:33am|
Overall, it's a good looking desktop ( it's green, but that changes easily enough) they have included some documentation for folks to get an idea how to get started using it. The only thing that stands out cosmetically to me is the slab menu.
blogs.the451group: VC funding levels rose again in the second quarter compared to last year, up just under 14% to $115.5m, compared to $101.5m in 2Q07. Given the overwhelming level of investment in open source vendors seen in the first quarter, it was always unlikely that level of momentum would continue into Q2.
junauza.com: Linux is a hacker’s dream computer operating system. It supports tools and utilities for cracking passwords, scanning network vulnerabilities, and detecting possible intrusions. I have here a collection of 10 of the best hacking and security software tools for Linux.
Matt Asay: Occasionally, intelligent conversation erupts online--this time as the KDE open-source community tries to figure out whether it needs users or simply contributors.
theinquirer.net: SUPERTALENT Systems has announced that, for a limited time, it will include a free CD containing the Ubuntu Desktop Edition Linux operating system and the OpenOrifice software suite with its Masterdrive MX series solid state drives.
infoworld.com: Today's IT managers face tough choices. PCs that run fine today have an uncertain upgrade path, now that Microsoft has chosen to discontinue Windows XP. Upgrade costs associated with Vista, coupled with the ever-escalating cost of application licenses, make switching to desktop Linux an increasingly attractive option.
blog.sontek.net: So I’ve become a huge fan of Linux Haters blog because he makes some very valid points about Linux and the open source community in general and it got me thinking of why I moved from Windows to Linux in the first place.
nasreddine.com: Most people I know, whom aren’t very used to linux yet, are afraid of the command line, they think it’s hard to learn and somehow useless but that is entirely false… The command line is very easy to learn. In this small article I will try to show you.
computerworld.com: Think you've seen all there is to see of Firefox 3's new features? Wait, there's more -- check out these cool and useful hacks.
zdnet.co.uk/blog: Well, since I've gone through both Ubuntu and openSuSE Linux, and my curiosity about Unix systems in general has really started to kick in, I've decided to go through a few more variants to see what they are like. The next candidate is Mandriva Linux.
itvoir.com: The market for open source and free software is surging high with its appreciation in mainstream segment also. The free software products like Linux or others are moving from the walled boundaries of servers to desktops and laptops. But still the concept of free software and open source software is not clear with many of us.
openSUSE 11.0 has been one of the most anticipated distributions of the 2008 release season. In terms of innovation, openSUSE is perhaps the most ambitious of all the highly popular Linux distros so far this year. Since its 10.0 release to the open source world in 2006, openSUSE has experienced its share of ups and downs, not the least of which has been questionable quality assurance on final releases. What will the 11.0 release bring to the Linux scene?
This tutorial provides step-by-step instructions on how to install VMware Server (version 1.0.6) on an Ubuntu 8.04 desktop system. With VMware Server you can create and run guest operating systems ("virtual machines") such as Linux, Windows, FreeBSD, etc. under a host operating system.
- The tool you wished exists actually does: iotop
- cpipe - Determine the throughput of a pipe command
- X Server 22.214.171.1245 Released
- A few risks I see related to the new portage 2.2 preserve-libs behaviour
- Linux Reviews: Mandriva, Knoppix, Ubuntu, SUSE
- Why I love Gentoo
- Gedit With It.
- Linuxy Declarations of Independence
- Support for 100+ webcams in Linux 2.6.27
- KDE Thermodynamics
- KDE Converting any window into plasmoid
- Has Asus forgotten what the Eee PC was all about?
- Open source champions of Europe
- Three reasons why GNU/Linux is better for Web servers than OS X
- Make your own configuration deployment system, part 1
- Is there really a market for an open source router?
- How-To: Remote syslog logging on Debian and Ubuntu
- OOXML projects bolster Microsoft's interoperability efforts
- On sidux 2008.02 Xfce
learningfield.org: The office bought ASUS EeePC 900s and this tidy little tool deserves a review. I almost immediately set about wiping the Xandros Linux install and setting up Ubuntu Linux. I did enough preliminary reading before starting to install the distribution that I felt prepared for the quirks, but after the weekend I’m now pretty comfortable with my choice.
linux.com: There is no dearth of software that can help you run that indispensable Windows app over Linux. Win4Lin has managed to survive through the years as an inexpensive tool for people who like to pay for support. The recently released Win4Lin 5, available for $30 a pop, has shrugged off the shortcomings of its predecessor and delivers on its "near native-performance" promise.
The June issue of the Gentoo Monthly Newsletter has been released. In this month's issue: LinuxTag and FliSoL, GSOC interview, Gentoo in space, and more!
trentrichardson.com: A few screenshots show that Ubuntu is still going dark. The direction they are headed is not very clear. Even by scanning other user’s comments it appears its not a very popular idea, and I agree 100%! Here are 5 reasons a dark theme will only hurt Ubuntu:
gpl3.blogspot: The GPL v3 Watch List is intended to give you a snapshot of the GPLv3/LGPLv3/AGPLv3 adoption for the past year. This Edition: GPLv3 - One Year Later, GPLv3 - 10,000 projects, and Significant Adopters and Rejectors.
linuxlinks.com: To provide an insight into the quality of software that is available, we have compiled a list of 42 high quality Linux audio applications, covering a broad range of different uses. Most of the titles included here are desktop applications sporting an attractive front-end, although we have not forgotten console software.