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|Story||64-bit OS written entirely in assembly||srlinuxx||27/05/2011 - 9:11pm|
|Story||Natty Narwhal boot times - What has changed?||srlinuxx||27/05/2011 - 9:10pm|
|Story||A Boxee Box review: Recent updates and questions of openness||srlinuxx||27/05/2011 - 6:50pm|
|Story||Friday Means FUN!||srlinuxx||27/05/2011 - 6:49pm|
|Story||Linux Mint 11 (Katya)||srlinuxx||27/05/2011 - 6:47pm|
|Story||Gnome (S)hell - an insult to users||srlinuxx||27/05/2011 - 6:45pm|
|Story||Five must have Gnome shell extensions||srlinuxx||27/05/2011 - 5:18pm|
|Story||Dynebolic: forgotten Rasta Tux||srlinuxx||27/05/2011 - 5:16pm|
|Story||6 Even Better Open Source Graphics Programs||srlinuxx||27/05/2011 - 5:13pm|
|Story||Linaro adds five with partner program||srlinuxx||27/05/2011 - 5:12pm|
Tom-buntu: Debian, the Linux distribution that Ubuntu is based on, is 14 years old today. Incredible!
arstechnica: Michael Brauer, the OpenOffice.org XML project lead and OASIS OpenDocument Technical Committee Chair, has written a blog entry about the progress of native Office Open XML (OOXML) import filter development for OpenOffice.org. Brauer explains the importance of supporting OOXML in OpenOffice.org and also describes some of the challenges associated with supporting an emerging document format.
opensuse news: Here is the interview with Martin Schlander, also known as ‘cb400f’, from Denmark. He is the coordinator for Danish translations.
librenix.com: I recently bought a decTOP small form factor (SFF) computer. My goal was to build a cheap, fanless, quiet, and low power consumption Linux server. This article details the steps I used to build the USB boot/installation drive and install Ubuntu 6.06 on the decTOP.
techbookreport: It should be no surprise that Ubuntu has so quickly established itself as one of the leading Linux distributions. Now, for those looking for a book to help them on the way, the Official Ubuntu Book is out in a new edition to match the 7.04 release of the software.
Paul Murphy: I think we all know which of the three major Unix variants has the largest number of paid up licenses for non embedded use, which generates the most headlines, and which offers the highest reliability. But which one is growing fastest?
ZDNet: Speaking at a media briefing in Malaysia on Tuesday, Peter Chai, vice president and general manager of 3Com Asia-Pacific, said the company's open services networking (OSN) platform will enable its customers to create and build relevant applications on top of its hardware offerings. The OSN infrastructure runs on Linux.
OpenOffice.org Tips: I received this information a while ago and have been meaning to blog about it for some time. After a cursory look, it's a set of macros that provide the following tools:
opseast.wordpress.com: A Vancouver B.C. law firm has overruled Microsoft Windows’ objection to being replaced with SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop (SLED) 10. After testing a number of competitive desktop Linux distributions, Giroux chose SLED 10, citing it’s speed and included applications as a deciding factor in SUSE’s favor.
FreeSoftware Mag: The free software world is being attacked by a large, wealthy, brutal monopolist, who I’ll call “Megatron” for today. As I wrote last month, Megatron is driving its OOXML tank through the village church of open standards. It’s a serious challenge to the community, and in this article I want to explain how we fight back.
The next stable GIMP release is close. The developers made available a first release candidate for GIMP 2.4.0.
linux.com: After I wrote an article on optimizing disk performance, some readers commented that tweaking settings was just part of the job. They pointed out that you can get more speed if you also compile your kernel, adjusting it optimally for your specific hardware and needs.
courant.com: Even when restricted by intellectual property and copyright issues, the Internet still has one area that remains one big, happy sharing family - users of open-source software.
softpedia: Modernization and Management Planning Unit (MAMPU) said they will first make a study and evaluate the open standards inside their information communications technology deployment sector.
nzherald: Dell NZ can't say when the Ubuntu-packing PCs will make it to New Zealand - or if they will at all.
- A quick overview of Linux kernel crash dump analysis
- Linux, Speedtouch USB modem and ADSL = major headache!
- Linux Goes Legit
- How to install Ubuntu 7.04 (Feisty Fawn) in OS X using Parallels Desktop 3.0
- Freespire 2.0 Review
- Linux: The Original Process Scheduler
- Xandros Licenses MS Exchange Protocols
- Where does SCO go from here?
- Bash eternal history
- Simply Mepis 6.0 64
- Opera-9.23 Is Out, So Lets Install It In Debian And/or Ubuntu
- Microsoft PR bunnies love Firefox - shocka
- What does your favorite text editor say about you?
linuxdevices: A U.K.-based embedded software consultancy says it recently implemented a Linux driver and other software for a marine-based military application involving high-speed, fiber-optic networking.
Also: How Linux became a mobile phone OS
the dot: After an extensive beta testing period a new version of LinuxMCE, release 0704, was recently made available to the public that shows how we can indeed have our media center cake and eat it too. Read on for details of this release and future plans for KDE integration.
linuxhaxor.net: I wanted to write 5 reasons to dump windows over linux, but soon I was so overwhelmed by rush of reasons that I could find, that I ended up making a list of 50 reasons.