|Story||Linux: the Operating System of the Cloud||srlinuxx||09/05/2009 - 12:59am|
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|Story||FSF launches new free software activist internship program||srlinuxx||3||09/05/2009 - 12:39am|
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|Story||Get to know Linux: Xfce 4||srlinuxx||08/05/2009 - 9:57pm|
|Story||Cuba releases free video game that teaches Unix to kids, built with Blender and GIMP||srlinuxx||08/05/2009 - 9:55pm|
|Story||How a single 3rd party (like Valve), can address and solve most of the Issues from Linux Sucks!||srlinuxx||08/05/2009 - 9:53pm|
|Story||A Brief, Incomplete, and Mostly Wrong History of Programming Languages||srlinuxx||08/05/2009 - 9:52pm|
|Story||Graphic (Video) Drivers Ubuntu Repository||hotice||08/05/2009 - 9:02pm|
|Story||Review: Linux Mint 6 KDE||srlinuxx||08/05/2009 - 5:02pm|
Mozilla said the follow-up to September's Beta 1 includes improvements in the automatic update system, performance and site rendering enhancements, and fixes for several security problems.
Newcomers to Linux, especially those coming from a Windows background, often find files in the /etc directory to be difficult to understand. In this article, I provide a brief explanation of some of these files and their uses.
Users equipped with a BitTorrent client may have success downloading Linux 10. The openSuSE.org site warned that it may take several days for the downloading kinks to work out.
Let's be honest for a moment. How many of us were drawn to Linux because, in comparison with battleship grey Windows boringness and Chardonnay-sipping Mac pretension, Linux seemed... fun?
Munich's move to Linux has been delayed and troubled, a situation that seems to vindicate views expressed by Ballmer about the drawbacks to open source software. But the city official implementing the Linux project disagreed strongly with much of what Ballmer said.
Symantec has complained to European Commission antitrust regulators about Microsoft's entrance into the security business.
When you're done installing OpenSUSE 10.0, your desktop system is not complete. You still need support for Java programs, MP3 audio files, and browser plugins for Macromedia Flash, Adobe Acrobat, RealPlayer, and Windows Media Video. You may also want to add support for playing DVD videos on your computer. Here's how.
The long awaited SUSE Linux 10.0 was finally released Thursday, October 6 as planned and listed in the roadmap. I don't know how many downloads they've clocked as of yet, but within minutes of the story breaking the OpenSUSE site and it's download mirrors had slowed to a crawl. There is a lot of interest in this release as evidenced by the large number of reads of my articles during the development cycle. The whole world was excited as I by Novell's decision to provide a free very close sibling to their enterprise product under the gpl and organizing a team to develop it. Up until that point SUSE interested me about as much as going to the dentist. They have my attention now!
A release candidate of Ark Linux 2005.2 has been released, featuring KDE 3.5 Beta 1. The Ark Linux team are planning to release 2005.2 final at the same time as KDE 3.5 is released.
Details of Novell's migration have been sketchy, but in a public presentation to attendees of Ohio LinuxFest, company specialists gave a rare look inside the ongoing move to Linux and laid out one possible framework for other companies to follow in their own migration plans.
The source code of the much popular security tool Nessus will no longer be available for the public. Starting from the next release, Nessus will be distributed freely, but not under GPL.
Vector Linux is a small distro based
on Slackware, it's goal is to be lightweight, quick and easy to use.
This is particularly true on older equipment.
I think it is fair to say that they have succeeded.
The desktop Linux vendor claims to be gaining traction in the enterprise, including a pilot project at a company that has 'hundreds of thousands' of desktops.
The October issue of TUX is now available for download. In this issue:
*Who Let the GNOME Dogs Out?
*Inkscape: the Elements of Design
*Playing Windows Games on Linux with Cedega
Microsoft will be forced to adopt the open file format or risk 'sliding into irrelevance', according to industry observers.
Right on the heels of the SuSE Linux 10.0 announcement comes Mandriva Linux 2006. Of course it's only available for club members at this time.
Alan Cox's efforts maintaining the Linux kernel have been recognised at the LinuxWorld awards.
In this tip, follow OpenOffice.org instructor and author Solveig Haugland as she describes the step-by-step process for creating a presentation in the new 2.0 release of OpenOffice.
Check Point Software Technologies Ltd. and Sourcefire, Inc., developers of Snort, today announced that they have signed an agreement for Check Point to acquire Sourcefire. What does this mean for Snort?
Oct 6th: SUSE Linux 10.0 OSS GM has been released. The OpenSuSE site is slowing down already under a slashdot effect as the masses flock to get directions to download mirrors.