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|Story||Choosing a Desktop Linux Distro, Part 1: Getting What You Want||srlinuxx||1||16/10/2009 - 2:40pm|
|Story||Home Automation with Linux||srlinuxx||16/10/2009 - 2:12pm|
|Story||Linux rising||srlinuxx||16/10/2009 - 2:06pm|
|Story||Open Source’s Dying Narrative||srlinuxx||16/10/2009 - 2:03pm|
|Story||KDE4 overtaking GNOME?||srlinuxx||3||16/10/2009 - 2:01pm|
|Story||Never heard applications for Linux||srlinuxx||16/10/2009 - 11:41am|
|Story||Fedora 12 goodness||srlinuxx||16/10/2009 - 11:29am|
|Story||today's leftovers:||srlinuxx||2||16/10/2009 - 9:45am|
|Story||some howtos:||srlinuxx||16/10/2009 - 2:49am|
|Story||Build yourself a linux machine||srlinuxx||16/10/2009 - 1:12am|
The Free Standards Group (FSG) will unveil Linux Standard Base 3.1, the first LSB version to include explicit Linux desktop application support, April 25 at the Desktop Linux Summit in San Diego. Because of this standardization, application developers will find it much easier to target the complete Linux platform.
A Chinese company is touting an inexpensive Linux-based computer as a way to close the "digital divide." YellowSheepRiver's $150 "Municator" appears to be available now, with a three-month leadtime, suggesting it could reach market well ahead of MIT's $100 "One Laptop Per Child" (OLPC) device.
Since I had already used my system for a while I was not in the mood to start over so I did what some people might think is unthinkable (stupid) I went the upgrade root. I edited my sources.list and replaced all repositories with dapper drake. Then launched Synaptic and chose "mark all upgrades."
On Friday, an unpublished debate from the 7th FISL revealed a tentative covergence between the software giant Microsoft and the open source community. In a meeting promoted by Infomedia TV, the business indicated a shift in its market strategy to seek coexistence between its commercial software and open source software.
People tell me I bash Microsoft too much; that Microsoft's products really are great. OK, so I won't bash Microsoft this time around.
I'll let Microsoft's own friends do it.
In Linux File System Demystified, we discussed the basics of file system in Linux operating system. In this article, we’ll look at the internals of VFS file system and how it functions.
Several patent holders in the past year have pledged patents to open source. The OSDL has published two white papers that assist developers and corporate IT managers to use patents that have been pledged to open source.
In a move to make the freely distributed Linux operating system a stronger alternative to Microsoft's Windows, a group of major Linux distributors announced Friday that they have united on a standard set of components for desktop versions of Linux.
Managing Linux system and application logging is important and a bit tricky. You want to capture important information, not bales of noise. You need to be able to find what you want in your logs without making it your life's work. For this we have the next-generation Linux logger, syslog-ng.
I'm a young Linux developer from Serbia and Montenegro and a big fan of networking under Linux. Most of my favorite tools help with Linux networking and data security.
Frugalware is almost an unknown distro (at least for me) but when I read a while about Frugalware 0.4 I feel yeaah....this is a distro what I looking for.
Then I go to my friend who has a broadband internet connection and download Frugalware 0.4 DVD vrsion.
This article describes some applications that support regular expressions and some simple ways of usage. A few interesting extensions for different types of applications are mentioned. Just thinking about them can give a good approximation where one might find them and possibly use them.
In recent times, the icy divide and the tremendous animosity between users of Microsoft's products and those who use open source products has thawed greatly. Earlier this month, a Microsoft executive delivered a keynote at the LinuxWorld conference in Boston for the first time ever. Hilf recently sat down with internetnews.com to talk about a number of contentious issues.
After a nine months of development for Fedora Core 5, the Fedora Project plans to finish the next version of its open Linux distribution within six months.
Oracle Corp. customers are intrigued by recent musings from Larry Ellison, the company's chief executive officer, suggesting Oracle might offer its own Linux distribution. Users would welcome the tighter integration a complete Oracle software stack of operating system, database, middleware and applications could provide, they said in interviews this week.
Linux and other Free and Open Source Software (FOSS) enjoy a reputation for ubiquitous use in educational settings. While FOSS openness and low acquisition costs resonate with the approach and needs of academia, it's proving difficult to establish a clear adoption trend.