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freesoftwaremagazine.com: Regular readers of this column will know that I’m a fan of education and positive experience as an advocacy tool in place of shouting from rooftops. Winning the mindset of an average computer user — particularly home users — is never going to be a quick process but a recent experience showed me we still have some old and familiar hills to climb. How do we combat legacy reputations of GNU/Linux that are no longer valid?
techtarget.com: Although computers get bigger, run faster and accomplish more amazing feats all the time, they still store data in a 1970s-era file system. But that may be about to change.
- How to fix the ugly side of Ubuntu, its GUI
- Why Open Source is good for Academic Institutions?
- Who needs an open-source strategy? You do
- How to Convert videos to the Ipod format
- Kernel Selection in Mandriva 2009
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liquidat.wordpress: Recently Fedora 10 beta was released. I took the opportunity to update my rather old Fedora 8 to a more shiny and new system - with KDE > KDE 3.5.
Frederik's Blog: On my Powerbook I used Debian Testing (Lenny), because it supports the PowerPC architecture very well and is very stable. I was very pleased with this distribution. Even as a desktop OS, I personally liked it much better than Ubuntu. On this new machine, I decided to install Mandriva because it permits me to follow Cooker if I want and also permits me to create and use custom packages more easily.
dot.kde.org: The KDE Community today launches the new KDE Forum. The new forum uses the bulletin board software MyBB offering users, developers and people interested in KDE a place to help each other, discuss KDE-related topics and exchange ideas.
The Ubuntu Weekly Newsletter, Issue #112 for the week of October 5th - October 11th, 2008 is now available. In this Issue: Ubuntu Countdown banner for WordPress, Follow up: Xubuntu Hug Day, and Launchpad to be off-line.
- Vista & Ubuntu - the similarities
- What is a Netbook computer?
- Ohio Linux Fest 2008
- Top Video Players for Linux
- The Linux Action Show! Season 9 Episode 6
- Sun and Red Hat Stock Performance
- Add Voice to your Shell Scripts
- How To Set Up a Home Network With Ubuntu, Part 3
- How to run Puppy Linux in Windows
- Ask Linux.com: Perplexing permissions, beaucoup browsers
- Switching to the Open source Athero driver after Mandriva 2009 upgrade
- Size of an embedded Linux system
blogs.zdnet: Times are tough. You’re a computer geek and you need to feed your PC with the latest and greatest applications. What’s a frugal nerd to do? A group of industry peers was recently asked by a colleague the following question: “If an SMB wants to upgrade from XP, what Linux variants would you recommend?”
downloadsquad.com: Making sure you've got a reliable backup solution is a must for any user - and more so for an administrator. Why? Well, mostly because your users probably aren't very good at remembering to back up their own files.
- Cool Ubuntu Screenshots
- 15 Weirdest, Coolest, and Funniest Tux Images
itworld.com: There are many good video editors on the market and many of you no doubt have your favorite. What about the Linux user? Is there a comparable product that can allow a Linux desktop user to edit and produce video? There is.
ragstorooks.wordpress: After ages dilly-dallying over replacing my existing XP operating system, I finally replaced it with Ubuntu last weekend.
linuxhaxor.net: Poverty is a global problem, which is not limited to third world developing countries. Even mature developed nations like United States has ~18% poverty rate. What can Linux do?
phoronix.com: AMD has introduced their 790GX Chipset with Radeon HD 3300 graphics and SB750 Southbridge. Elitegroup Computer Systems has introduced a new motherboard that relies upon these newest chips. The ECS A790GXM-A Black Series is this newest product and today we are looking at this motherboard at Phoronix.
debaday.debian.net: One of the packages I manually install in every new installation is smartmontools. I’ve some expertise in managing computers and networks, and it is a fact that pirate hackers and software bugs are not the main cause of problems in small and medium installations. Hardware is.
itwire.com: If you're a Linux user you have no doubt heard of GNOME and KDE. Here are a couple of ways to tame X, kicking off a journey of unlimited ability to change the Linux look-and-feel.
vivapinkfloyd.blogspot: A few annoyances, and I really hope this will be fun. I wrote it last night. Some things which don't work as they are supposed to, or some things which may be annoying - Linux forever, I love it, but sometimes it's not so funny fun as it should be.