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|Story||Firefox 22: Look Ma, No Plug-ins||srlinuxx||27/06/2013 - 5:42pm|
|Story||Fedora 20 Will Have A Security/Performance Change||srlinuxx||27/06/2013 - 9:43am|
|Story||Analysis of openSUSE Factory Developers and Users||srlinuxx||27/06/2013 - 9:40am|
|Story||A Whistlestop Tour Of Ubuntu 13.04||srlinuxx||27/06/2013 - 9:33am|
|Story||What Cinnamon can learn from KDE||srlinuxx||27/06/2013 - 4:16am|
|Story||Kernel Log: Coming in 3.10 (Part 3)||srlinuxx||27/06/2013 - 4:13am|
|Story||Mint 15 freshens Ubuntu's bad bits||srlinuxx||27/06/2013 - 4:12am|
|Story||Richard Stallman becomes a Hall-of-Famer||srlinuxx||27/06/2013 - 4:11am|
|Story||SolydXK: New Kid on the Linux Block Delivers Rock-Solid Performance||srlinuxx||26/06/2013 - 9:41pm|
|Story||The Best and Worst Features of Linux Desktops||srlinuxx||26/06/2013 - 9:39pm|
PCPro: Linspire is seeking to overturn the image of Linux being a difficult proposition for new users by bundling its latest operating system with a whole range of proprietary drivers, codecs and software.
phoronix: If you have wanted to encrypt your Ubuntu installation on your hard drive quickly and easily, with Ubuntu 7.10 "Gutsy Gibbon" it's become even easier now that the alternate installer supports encrypting partitions. However, the Ubuntu 7.10 "Gutsy Gibbon" Ubiquity installer currently lacks LVM and dm-crypt support.
raiden's realm: Linux Mint is a distribution that rests in a rather interesting position within the Linux community. While it's a unique and separate distribution in and of itself, it's so much like Ubuntu that it's almost like a clone.
- Installing Cinelerra on Ubuntu Studio
- Converting text files into ODF with odtwriter
- Howto Forward root’s mail to your inbox
- Mandriva tutorials for system administrators
- How To: Stream Music From The iPhone In Ubuntu
- fstab with uuid
eWeek: Red Hat is assuring its customers that they can continue to deploy its Linux operating system with confidence and without fear of legal retribution from Microsoft, despite the increasingly vocal threats emanating from Redmond.
Also: Ballmer comments reflect deeper problems
itmanagement: Whenever you're dealing with a piece of software as large as a desktop, some features are going to be hard to find. To help new users get up and running, here are twelve tips for getting more out of KDE.
spokesmanreview.com/blogs: While I appreciate having the weather bar atop the SR web site, unlike most people reading the news online, I have little use for the link and even less use for Accuweather, but the story only begins there, for my tastes in what I allow on my computer desktop differs a lot from your typical Windows user. That is because, for over five years and change, I have been nearly-exclusively running Linux in the GUI workstation mode, and for over two years using Ubuntu Linux workstation as my operating system of choice.
dsd’s weblog: In addition to all the upstream changes, gentoo-sources-2.6.23 (which will be in portage very soon) has some Gentoo-specific feature changes worth noting:
kernelTRAP: Mark Mitchell announced the availability of GCC 4.2.2 saying, "GCC 4.2.2 is a bug-fix release, containing fixes for regressions in GCC 4.2.1 relative to previous GCC releases."
ubuntu.com: Yesterday we kicked this whole thing off and took a look at Deskbar and Tracker. Today we turn our attention to X, the graphical subsystem of any Ubuntu (or Linux or Unix machine). As any existing Ubuntu user knows, not only do you need to configure X, but breakages can happen. Thankfully with Ubuntu 7.10, there comes a few new features to help out with these problems, including better auto detection and configuration, Bulletproof X and graphical X config, for those times when you really to play with something.
Also: Gutsy Release Parties
- Alternative Open Source Drivers for ATI Graphics Cards
- How To: Run A Portable Puppy Linux Install On Any Computer
- Ballmer: All open source dev should happen on Windows
- Making Sure Linux Doesn't Get Lost in Translation
- Using your Webcam with Kopete and Jabber
- A label printer for Linux
- How to make Totem Media Player play encrypted DVD's
- Installing PHP for Lighttpd on Linux
- My Debian desktop (and: Why some distros work like crap)
- Becoming an Ubuntu Developer is easy
- Will Thunderbird fall to earth?
- Video capture device suits Windows and Linux
- Tip of the Trade: Hardware Discovery From Outside
- gPodder - A Full Featured Podcast Client for Linux
FOSSwire: One feature of the free software/open source development model that is largely unique and differs from the proprietary model is sheer diversity.
1 : to work jointly with others or together especially in an intellectual endeavor
Merriam-Webster Collegiate Dictionary, 11th
synonyms: PARASITE, SYCOPHANT, TOADY, LEECH, SPONGE
linux.com: The GIMP image editor is preparing for the start of a new development cycle, and you can have your say in the way the next version looks by submitting a mock-up to the GIMP UI Brainstorm blog. User interface designer Peter Sikking spoke with us about the project and how it fits into the larger work of creating the GIMP's UI.
pcadvisor: Let me start with a controversial statement: installing new software is almost always easier on Linux than on Windows. On most Linux systems, a package manager takes care of both the installation and removal of software.
abhay-techzone.blogspot: I was in total awe of SUSE 10.2. I liked its stability, performance, improvements to OpenOffice, YAST2, security, default fonts and above all the default theme and artwork. I was all praises for SUSE in my comparison of SUSE with Ubuntu. A lot has changed since then.
linuxscrews: The idea to work one day without graphical applications and use only text utilities like wget isn't new but… Here is the list of essential tools that are invaluable to make "text mode day" real.
Phoronix: The Linux 2.6.23 kernel has been released today and we have some preliminary benchmarks of the 2.6.23 kernel as we compare it to the past Linux 2.6.22 kernel.
Fedoraproject: Over the past few releases, Fedora has gained a reputation amongst the various distributions for having some of the best artwork out there. This time around, responsibility has been handed over entirely to the community Art Team, and they've done themselves proud. Mairin Duffy, Fedora Art team lead, previews of some of the key elements belonging to the infinity theme.
computerworld: With over 3 million estimated users, Pidgin is an open source instant messaging program for Windows, Linux, BSD, and other Unix platforms. It works with AIM, ICQ, Jabber/XMPP, MSN Messenger, Yahoo, Bonjour, Gadu-Gadu, IRC, Novell GroupWise Messenger, QQ, Lotus Sametime, SILC, SIMPLE, MySpaceIM, and Zephyr.