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|Story||Interviewing the Naev Team||srlinuxx||31/01/2012 - 3:53am|
|Story||The Reveal||srlinuxx||31/01/2012 - 3:49am|
|Story||Linux 3.2 Kernel: What To Consider Before Updating||srlinuxx||30/01/2012 - 10:12pm|
|Story||Sick of Ubuntu's bad breath? Suck on a Linux Mint instead||srlinuxx||30/01/2012 - 10:11pm|
|Story||Mandriva 2011: A Different Linux Experience||srlinuxx||30/01/2012 - 10:09pm|
|Story||Making Music on Linux; It’s a Thing||srlinuxx||30/01/2012 - 10:07pm|
|Story||Ubuntu’s HUD: Why It’s A Terrible Idea||srlinuxx||30/01/2012 - 10:04pm|
|Story||DistroWatch Weekly, Issue 441||srlinuxx||30/01/2012 - 6:23pm|
|Story||Meet Bill Gates, the Man Who Changed Open Source Software||srlinuxx||30/01/2012 - 6:19pm|
|Story||Mandriva Bankruptcy Crisis Averted, For Now||srlinuxx||30/01/2012 - 6:16pm|
c21media.net: The next generation of the BBC's iPlayer is now live on the internet, offering not only downloading services but also live streaming, and is now available on Apple and Linux systems as well as to Microsoft users.
Also: Adobe to Open Source Messaging Protocols
This document describes how to set up and configure a Samba Domaincontroller for small workgroups (up to 250 users) on Fedora 8 with the Samba Web Administration Tool.
jonobacon: Kubuntu fans, today (yes, today!) a demonstration of Kubuntu love is going to be happening on #kubuntu-devel on Freenode.
linux.com: Pardus originated in Turkey, was once based on Gentoo Linux, and is packaged with KDE. It comes in two versions: a live CD and a traditional, multilanguage installer, which I used. Its full-screen interface is uncluttered, simple, and easy to navigate and decipher.
dot.kde.org: In this week's KDE Commit-Digest: The "simple menu" (similar to the menu found in the KDE 3 series) becomes usable. The clock receives a popup-based calendar widget, with KRunner becoming multi-threaded in Plasma.
Also: trolltech, phonon and open processes
daniweb.com/blogs: Opera Software ASA has filed an official complaint with the European Commission which describes at some length how, Opera claims, Microsoft is "abusing its dominant position by tying its browser, Internet Explorer, to the Windows operating system and by hindering interoperability by not following accepted Web standards."
arstechnica: GNOME theme engine designer Andrea Cimitan has implemented support for transparent widgets in the Murrine GTK theme engine, bringing Vista-like translucent glass effects to the GNOME desktop.
- Review: Asus Eee PC (video)
- Is Microsoft really scared of Linux
- Mozilla to addon developers: work on Firefox 3 compatibility
- gddrescue: a tool for recovering data from damaged media
- Quick Tip: Configuring Fixed Window Placement in Compiz Fusion
- Tip from an RHCE: Memory storage on PostgreSQL
- Quicksilver for Ubuntu
- Fedora Core 6 No More
- Why Sourceforge lost its mojo
- Are We There Yet? Making the Change to Open Source
- When "freedom" rhymes with "insanity"
fanaticattack.com: Industry Motive: To preserve a monopoly and the fight to protect a four-billion-dollar per year cash cow against those who stand for open standards, against those who want to create even playing fields, fair competition, innovation and open access for everyone to benefit.
blogs.techtarget.com: What are Red Hat, Novell, and Canonical going to have to do in the next 52 weeks to in order to dominate the desktop and server Linux market? Let’s take a moment and assess the situation.
crn.com: Welcome to the inaugural edition of CMP Channel's The World Series of Linux. As there are more than 176 Linux distributions, Test Center engineers selected the most popular distributions, Debian-based and RPM-based, for the World Series. Playing in the Debian League was Ubuntu 7.10 Gutsy Gibbon, Freespire (the free version of Linspire), and Xandros Professional Edition.
phoronix: KDE 4.0 Release Candidate 2 was made available yesterday as the last testing release before the final KDE 4.0 build next month. Two LiveCDs are the OpenSuSE-based KDE Four Live 0.8 and a KDE 4.0 spin of Kubuntu.
blogs.eweek.com: Today my colleague Steven J. Vaughn Nichols is reporting on Mandriva founder Gael Duval's Ulteo, which now offers online access to the OpenOffice.org productivity suite. I'm an OpenOffice.org user and overall fan of software as a service--particularly when it's a free service--so I thought I'd take Ulteo for a spin.
Press Release: Masi Oka, star of NBC's hit ensemble series "Heroes" and global ambassador for OLPC said, "This generous donation through One Laptop per Child is a great example of the diverse organizations participating in our giving campaign to provide educational assistance to communities in need throughout the developing world."
linux-blog.org: What if you could combine SVN/CVS behavior and packages? What if when you build the package properly, it is checked into the software development tree. You’d be eliminating an entire step in the process. Sound too good to be true? It’s not. It’s Conary.
networkworld.com: I'm always amused when advocates for a certain technology proclaim a dominate player like Microsoft is soon to be replaced. Steven Vaughan-Nichols made such a proclamation about Linux taking over low cost PCs on www.linuxdesktop.com.
- Installing gOS on Ubuntu
- Simple File Encryption with OpenSSL
- Configure Linux
- APT-Get vs Aptitude - Command Line Reference Guide
- OpenOffice.org Calc: Basic arithmetic and statistic functions
movabletype.org: As of today, and forever forward, Movable Type is open source. This means you can freely modify, redistribute, and use Movable Type for any purpose you choose.
kernelTRAP: "It's been a week, and I promised to be a good boy and try to follow my release rules, so here is the next -rc," Linus Torvalds said, announcing the 2.6.24-rc5 kernel. He noted, "Things _have_ slowed down, although I'd obviously be lying if I said we've got all the regressions handled and under control."
wired blog: Nina Reiser's best friend took the witness stand here Wednesday at Hans Reiser's murder trial, reliving for jurors her emotional disarray following her friend's disappearance last year. "I was panicking. I did not know where Nina was."