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|Story||Budapest district debunks misgivings over open source||Roy Schestowitz||09/12/2013 - 10:19pm|
|Story||Out in the Open: How to Resurrect a Dead Open Source Project||Rianne Schestowitz||09/12/2013 - 10:09pm|
|Story||NVIDIA Helping Nouveau With Video Decoding||Rianne Schestowitz||09/12/2013 - 10:00pm|
|Story||HP Launches Portal to Sell Its Software Online||Rianne Schestowitz||09/12/2013 - 9:54pm|
|Story||Moto G Goes Open Source||Rianne Schestowitz||09/12/2013 - 9:47pm|
|Story||How to make the brave move from commercial to open source||Rianne Schestowitz||09/12/2013 - 9:31pm|
|Story||Today in Techrights||Roy Schestowitz||09/12/2013 - 9:29pm|
|Story||Leftovers: Screenshots||Roy Schestowitz||09/12/2013 - 9:25pm|
|Story||GParted 0.17 Supports Online Resizing||Rianne Schestowitz||09/12/2013 - 9:17pm|
|Story||Open Source, Closed Doors? FOSS and the Racial Divide||Rianne Schestowitz||09/12/2013 - 7:54pm|
linuxworld.com: A core Linux maintainer answers users' questions about quality, the pace of development, and how new kernel developers can get involved.
computerworld.com: Since the fall of 2004, Mozilla's Firefox has been pitting itself against Microsoft Corp.'s Internet Explorer for the Web browser crown. While IE is still the dominant power by far, Firefox has picked up a lot more loyal adherents than many expected when it first launched. What follows are some of the highlights of Computerworld's coverage of the battle of Firefox vs. IE.
Also: The cake is a lie: IE team bakes a treat for Mozilla
- Tunnel to locally running mysql server using ssh
- Bash for Loop
- Bash Arrays
- Use Fuse to mount remote ssh directories
- Apache and OpenSSL
- How-To: Use Web Shortcuts in Firefox
- Firefox 3, RealPlayer, Ubuntu and BBC’s iPlayer
- Howto add permanent static routes in Ubuntu
- HowTo Fix Resolution Problem in Ubuntu
downloadsquad.com: Are the oldschool browser wars starting up again? It sure seems like it. Who's missing from this uber release party? Oh, that would be Microsoft's Internet Explorer...
direct2dell.com: This week, Dell will be out "in force" at the Red Hat Summit in Boston. If you're attending the show, be sure to stop by the Dell booth in the expo area, where we'll have one of our new PowerEdge M1000e modular blade enclosures on hand, as well as a Precision M6300 mobile workstation (coincidentally sold with Red Hat Enterprise Linux installed).
mandriva.com: Mandriva Linux 2009 comes a step closer to reality today with the unveiling of the release schedule and the technical specifications. The schedule includes two alphas, two betas, and two release candidates, prior to the final release in early October 2008. The first alpha release is scheduled for June 25th - just a week away.
benkevan.com: You’re at the breaking point of what to do with your current openSUSE 10.x (hopefully at least 10.2) installation. You hear that openSUSE 11.0 is just about to come out, but why should you go from a .2/.3 release to a .0 release? Well here are some main reasons why:
computerworld.com: After a blackout of more than an hour caused by users trying to download the final release of Firefox 3.0, Mozilla Corp. has restored service to its servers.
And: Firefox Fail: Download Day Derailed By Servers
And: Test Center review: Firefox 3 comes out sizzling
And: Download Counter
theunixgeek.blogspot: I know it's a day early, but I was able to get my hands on a copy of the release version of openSUSE 11 and I must say it's a really good distribution! Here are three lists of what I noticed, what I liked, and what I didn't like about the GNOME live CD.
fabrizioballiano.net: I used Arch Linux from 2004 to 2006 with pleasure. In 2006 I decided to switch to Ubuntu. Today I decided to give Arch a try to see what’s happened in these 2 years.
- First Look at Firefox 3.0 for Linux
- Firefox 3 launches today; Five reasons you can't live without it
- Hold off on Firefox version 3
- Mozilla Developer News - Firefox 3 launch day edition
Mozilla Firefox 3 is a major release with many enhancements, some of which are targeted at users, and some at developers. In this article, you will learn more about these new Firefox 3 features. For example, one of the updates gives Web developers the ability to build Web applications that work even when the user is disconnected from the Internet.
itwire.com: Social networking browser, Flock, has reached the 2.0 milestone in beta status, bringing together all the major social networking sites in the one browser. Offering all the enhancements of Firefox 3.0, you’ll only be flocking to use this browser if you’re a big social networking user.
ericsbinaryworld.com/blog: I’m not 100% sure, but I think this is the longest I’ve purposely waited to upgrade to another Fedora release. I’ve been reading the Fedora user and developer mailling lists and what’s I’ve seen there has pretty much convinced me not to upgrade.
- What does open source *really* look like?
- What do Free and Open Source Software Leaders Think of Microsoft?
- Open source tour of Europe: Czech Republic
- Open source tour of Europe: Greece
- Open source has yet to learn it pays to advertise
kdedevelopers.org: openSUSE 11.0 will be finally released on Thursday! The Sneak Peeks story about KDE has just been published and I want to follow up with a list how our Plasma desktop differs from the stock KDE 4.0 version.
vivapinkfloyd.blogspot: When it first starts, Songbird prompts the user to select default language and extensions it should load by default, downloading them if necessary. Scanning a music collection of almost 4000 OGG Vorbis songs took around 3 minutes on an Core 2 Duo 1.8 GHz with 1 GB DDRAM2.
- Firefox 3 available today at 17:00 UTC (10am PDT)
- Firefox 3.0 final - First thoughts
- How To Install firefox-3.0.tar.bz2 in Linux
linux.com: The trash project allows you to interact with your desktop trashcan from the command line. It lets users "undo" deletions made with the trash command in a similar manner to restoring files from the trashcan in a desktop environment. For experienced Linux users, the trash command comes in handy when you want to put a file into the trashcan from the command line.
suresh-mobileweb.blogspot: If you log into the command line of both an Ubuntu system and a Red Hat Enterprise Linux or Fedora system, very little will look different. Let's see how Ubuntu differs from other Linux Distributions - Redhat or Fedora, Debian, Suse, Knoppix.