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Bell Micro in Deal With Red Hat

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Linux

Bell Microproducts Inc. on Tuesday said it reached an agreement with Red Hat Inc. that allows Bell to develop products based on Red Hat's enterprise version of the open-source computer operating code Linux.

Two South Africans first to certify for Ubuntu

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Ubuntu

The Linux Professional Institute (LPI) and Canonical have announced the world's first Ubuntu Certified Professionals: Fred Strauss and Khayeni Ndlovu of Johannesburg, South Africa.

System Administration: One Step toward the BIND

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Software

DNS is mostly a directory service. Millions of people and computers use one or more directories every day. Currently, so many directories exist in our world that they have become almost transparent to casual observers. You could say it's a directory kind of world out there and DNS remains a big part of it for people who use the Internet regardless of the device.

Music publisher/distributor ships Linux PMP

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Linux

A "hybrid" music entertainment company with several revenue models says it is shipping its first portable media player (PMP). Titan Global Entertainment's "Omni" PMP runs Linux, has a 4.3-inch QVGA display, and offers standard media recording and playback features, according to the company.

Red Hat CEO Bemoans State Of Education, Tech Talent Pool

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Misc

Red Hat Chairman, CEO and President Matthew Szulik said his ability to find well-qualified candidates in the United States who also embrace the open-source movement's entrepreneurial values and culture of innovation is extremely limited.

UbuntuOS Podcast with KDE Developer

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Linux

UbuntuOS have launched their new extended Podcast with an interview of Kubuntu developer Jonathan Riddell discussing the plans for the next release, Kubuntu Edgy. 100MB download, get it directly from Mirror 1, Mirror 2. The interview starts 1 hour 10 minutes in.

Debian Based Linux Distributions and Live CD's list

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Linux
News

Most of the people want to know the list of debian based linux distributions and live cd's.This is very interesting list i haven't seen any place on the net

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Ion, the efficient window manager

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HowTos

"So-called 'modern desktop environments' are totally unusable, and present-day mainstream graphical user interfaces in general are far less usable than they are praised to be." So begins the declaration of intent behind Ion, a tiny window manager with no icons, backgrounds, or themes. It does have tabs -- its author, Tuomo Valkonen, invented the concept -- and once you spend time with it you're struck by the efficiency of its design.

Building a Linux Network Appliance, Part 2

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HowTos

In our first installment, we described why you need our Linux-based network appliances. Today we're going to start construction.

QEMU a Virtualization System for Open Source World

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Software

There are so many attractive aspects to QEMU, it's hard to know where to start. For example, on Linux, running it in "user-mode emulation" allows you to execute a Linux app written for a CPU other than the one running in your host system. QEMU intercepts calls to the Linux kernel -- from the guest app -- and manages the marshalling of data in both directions.

Crazy like a Firefox

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Moz/FF

Blake Ross turned 21 a week ago, and he marked the event by appearing before a crowded City Club of Cleveland luncheon. Why would this young man — presently a college dropout — draw the interest of the venerated speakers’ forum? The answer can be found in two words: Mozilla Firefox.

EU poised to rule against Microsoft

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Microsoft

The European Union’s top antitrust regulator is poised to issue a formal ruling that finds Microsoft guilty of breaking EU competition rules. The ruling is likely to be accompanied by fines for the US software group of up to €2m ($2.5m) a day.

NVIDIA Latest Legacy Graphics Drivers v. 1.0-7182

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Software

Version: 1.0-7182
Operating System: Linux IA32, AMD64/EM64T
Release Date: June 26, 2006

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Earnings Preview: Red Hat

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Linux

Red Hat Inc. reports first-quarter earnings on Wednesday, June 28. The following is a summary of key developments and analyst opinion related to the period.

Life without Windows

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Ubuntu

Ubuntu, a user-friendly version of Linux, has been running so nicely on my home personal computer that I decided to do an experiment. I wrote down a list of tasks I normally do with Windows XP and decided to see how many of them I could do on Linux.

DVD Bonus Features Released for Elephants Dream

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Movies

Elephants Dream, an open movie made entirely out of open source technology, has released more content under the Creative Commons Licensing scheme.

OpenOffice.org Newspaper Ad Mockup Released

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Software

The volunteer effort raising $10,000 to place at least two backpage ads in New York City's free daily paper Metro is now entering its second full week. We've collected over 10% of our goal already and continue to find new pledge donors at a healthy pace.

How one school system makes the most of open source

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OSS

Network engineer uses free programs for software distribution, databases and spam filtering to help support Apple Mac environment.

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