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Story Francois Marier, Debian Developer srlinuxx 18/09/2011 - 3:23am
Story Will Ubuntu make to Mainframes? srlinuxx 18/09/2011 - 3:21am
Story Joli OS 1.2 review srlinuxx 18/09/2011 - 3:19am
Story 10 Cool Devices That use Linux srlinuxx 17/09/2011 - 10:57pm
Story Revisited: Fuduntu 14.10.1 srlinuxx 17/09/2011 - 10:54pm
Story Arch linux: my perspective srlinuxx 17/09/2011 - 10:53pm
Story openSUSE Weekly News 193 is out srlinuxx 17/09/2011 - 10:50pm
Story This Is What Started AMD's Open-Source Strategy srlinuxx 17/09/2011 - 5:46pm
Story Understanding the File System and Structure in Linux srlinuxx 17/09/2011 - 5:45pm
Story KNOPPIX 6.7 and ADRIANE Audio Desktop Review srlinuxx 17/09/2011 - 5:43pm

Two Signs of the Time

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Two useful indicators of the increasing viability of Linux on the desktop; one personal, one public. The public one is the imminent announcement of preinstalled Linux on Dell Desktop machines, combined with the news that Vista is foundering enough for OEMs to fall back to XP.

Firefox: Necessity Or Necessary Evil?

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After today Mozilla will no longer be maintaining Firefox 1.5 — Firefox 2.0 has arrived. But even as Firefox continues to move forward some users are starting to worry about the future of the popular web browser.

My thoughts on Ubuntu Feisty Fawn

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So with all the excitement about the new release of Ubuntu Feisty Fawn I decided to give it a shot. While I am a big fan of open source software and my servers are usually nix boxes I have tried a couple times and gave up (once was redhat, the other was mandrake 9). Ubuntu is touted as having the best out of the box experience so I figured I would give it a try.

Eben Moglen leaving the FSF board

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Eben Moglen has posted a weblog entry on what he will be doing once the GPLv3 process stops dominating his life. "As I return to teaching at Columbia I need to concentrate more of my remaining spare time and effort on the affairs of the Software Freedom Law Center.

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