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Story Heeding the Lessons of SCO, or Not srlinuxx 13/09/2011 - 4:06pm
Story Open source rushes in where Microsoft fears to tread srlinuxx 13/09/2011 - 4:03pm
Story Intel Core i3 2120 srlinuxx 13/09/2011 - 4:01pm
Story Do We Need a Covenant for Open Source Businesses? srlinuxx 13/09/2011 - 3:59pm
Story How To Set Up SSL Vhosts Under Nginx + SNI Support (Ubuntu 11.04/Debian Squeeze) falko 13/09/2011 - 9:25am
Story DistroWatch Weekly, Issue 422 srlinuxx 13/09/2011 - 7:10am
Story today's leftovers: srlinuxx 13/09/2011 - 7:05am
Story Bobby - Wage War on the Green Balls srlinuxx 13/09/2011 - 6:51am
Story some howtos: srlinuxx 13/09/2011 - 2:59am
Story significant events in Linux's 20-year history srlinuxx 13/09/2011 - 2:42am

gaming on (foresight) linux

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Linux seems to always get a knock when it comes to gaming. I know personally I believed the FUD, before making the switch to Linux full time 2 years ago and learning otherwise. What Linux doesn’t have in quantity as a gaming platform, it does make up in quality.

Feisty Fawn: DOA

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Every time there is a new release of Ubuntu, there are announcements on many Linux-related websites. This, even though the six-month release cycle is well-known and it is generally the faithful who visit these sites.

Recover Data From RAID 1 LVM Partitions With Knoppix Linux LiveCD

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This tutorial describes how to rescue data from a single hard disk that was part of a LVM2 RAID1 setup like it is created by e.g the Fedora Core installer. Why is it so problematic to recover the data?

Manipulating Unix Background Processes

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The HUP (hangup) signal is issued to the process once the user's connection to the server is terminated. Once the HUP signal is issued, the process is terminated along with the connection, which presents one with an interesting problem; how does one keep a process running in the background?

Merge from Ubuntu, and do it now!

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Well, I'm really tired of these comments on how Ubuntu doesn't contribute patches back for Debian and how some Ubuntu contributors tell that they do it and that everything is ok with the swirl side of the fence. The truth is, both sides are wrong or just lying!

Feisty Fawn and media formats

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n case you haven’t heard, the new version of Ubuntu, 7.04 Feisty Fawn is out. One of the new features Jacob told us about in his introduction was a new codec download feature. He explains it well, so I’ll reiterate that here:

KDE Four Live++

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New KDE Four Live CDs are online. The last week unmentioned problem with squashfs which led me to uploading a "DVD.iso" is history, now you can get the same content of a typical desktop setup in a 477MB ISO.

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