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|Story||Chrome Clamps Down, Bitcoin Vulnerability & More…||Roy Schestowitz||10/11/2013 - 11:38am|
|Story||"Good things happen during the weekend" OpenMandriva LX is Coming!||Roy Schestowitz||10/11/2013 - 11:31am|
|Story||Updated NVIDIA GeForce Benchmarks On Ubuntu Linux With Team Fortress 2||Roy Schestowitz||09/11/2013 - 12:32pm|
|Story||Low-end laptops:The rise of the Chromebook||Roy Schestowitz||09/11/2013 - 12:26pm|
|Poll||Too Many Distros||srlinuxx||2||09/11/2013 - 3:17am|
|Blog entry||Sold! (tentatively)||srlinuxx||6||09/11/2013 - 3:13am|
|Story||Slackware Release Announcement [14.1]||Roy Schestowitz||09/11/2013 - 2:21am|
|Story||some odds & ends:||srlinuxx||06/11/2013 - 4:05pm|
|Story||5 lesser-known browsers: Free, lightweight and low-maintenance||srlinuxx||06/11/2013 - 3:53pm|
|Story||Rise of Mobile Gaming||srlinuxx||06/11/2013 - 2:43pm|
techiemoe: Many times on LinuxForums I've come across folks who wanted to run Linux on an Apple computer. Most of the time the first question I ask of them is "If you have an Apple computer, why not just run OS X?" Until this past week, I could not have answered this question.
polishlinux: Detailed and proper documentation of source code and programs is the milestone of Unix culture. The first application on Unix was the platform to prepare documents. Usually the first and most basic information source about a given program are man pages.
- Reiser is a 'Killer,' Prosecutor Proclaims; Judge Denies Mistrial
- Best Show in Town: The Reiser Trial
- Prosecution wraps up opening in Reiser trial
- Prosecutor says it's clear Cal man killed wife; body never found
desktoplinux: After almost a year since Microsoft released Vista to manufacturing, it's time to re-evaluate it and decide if it's finally the equal of the best of the desktop Linuxes.
arstechnica: Compiz brings a lot of bling to the Linux desktop, but with such an extensive selection of configurable features, it can sometimes be difficult to figure out how to take advantage of specific functionality. Several readers have asked me how to use Compiz to make menus and tooltips transparent, so I figured I'd share this trick with the Open Ended audience.
Carla Schroder: Last week we got our backup hardware in order, so today we're going into detail on backing up our data to a locally-attached backup device. We'll learn how to configure which files to backup, and create an easy one-word-command backup.
kernelTRAP: I'm pleased to announce [the] 7'th and final release of the distributed storage subsystem (DST)," Evgeniy Polyakov stated, completing the TODO list on the project's web page.
Also: Squashfs Aiming For Mainline Kernel
sfgate: The 8-year-old son of Hans Reiser will testify in his murder trial. The boy has told investigators that he saw someone carrying "something big" in the middle of the night after his mother, Nina Reiser, was last seen.
desktoplinux: Quick, name some virtualization programs that run on Linux. Time's up. If you're like most people, you probably named VMware or Xen first. Many of you probably know of one or more of the following: Parallels, QEMU, KVM, Virtuozzo and OpenVZ. However, few of you probably know about VirtualBox.
pcworld blog: Recently I started learning what makes Linux work, meaning the core of the whole system. One of the most complex things to understand was the X Window System. Finally, after hours of research, I now share my findings with you.
opensuse news: It’s official: the openSUSE project Guiding Principles are now in force. The Guiding Principles are a framework for the project and give everyone a clear view of who we are, what we stand for, what the project wants and how it works.
Also: Announcing the First openSUSE Board
fedoraproject.org: Fedora is a Linux-based operating system that showcases the latest in free and open source software. Fedora is always free for anyone to use, modify, and distribute. It is built by people across the globe who work together as a community: the Fedora Project.
Also: An old hat with new tricks: Fedora 8 officially released
vnunet: One year after sealing their surprise alliance, Novell and Microsoft have announced an expansion of their technical collaboration to "link together the existing Windows and Linux frameworks".
Also: Microsoft-Novell: What a long, strange year it’s been
- My what a pretty prompt! The colours, they are colourful!
- Howto Setup a Remote Calendar using WebDAV with Mozilla Sunbird
- How to Randomize login screen in Ubuntu (GDM)
- Howto set up a DNS server in Ubuntu
- Howto bind ssh to selected IP address
- Basic presentations with LaTeX Beamer
tectonic: After a recent update of Firefox I found that the Tabs Open Relevant add-on had ceased to work. Having grown used to this extension to the point of dependency, I was once again swamped with a vast number of confusingly sorted tabs.
Also: FLOSS Usability Sprint V
jucato.org/blog: I just want to give some sort of closure to my previous blog post about trying to (re)define Kubuntu’s identity and goals. What I really wanted is a stronger brand and identity for Kubuntu, and consequently for KDE too.
Also: Xubuntu Linux, clean install
c|net: Red Hat's Fedora 8 version of Linux is set to debut Thursday, the latest version of a product line geared for enthusiasts, programmers, and Linux users who want to get a taste of what's to come in the supported Red Hat Enterprise Linux.
Also: Fedora 8 (Werewolf) Release Summary
And: Red Hat's Fedora 8 hope: An all-purpose Linux foundation
Technocrat: Daily I scan the headlines for more evidence of desktop Linux adoption. With more and more manufacturers offering pre-installed Linux, I have an increasingly sound basis for my hope. Why do I want the market share of desktop Linux to increase?
crn: The slow, toe-in-the-water approach by PC makers to the Linux desktop continued on Wednesday, with Dell and Novell formalizing a deal to ship Dell OptiPlex 330 and 755 desktops preloaded with Novell's SLED 10, to commercial accounts in China.
pcworld: Red Hat has made its Enterprise Linux OS available on demand by releasing it for the Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2) service that hosts business applications. The move is part of Red Hat's so-called "automation" strategy, which aims to deliver a Linux and open-source infrastructure for simplifying how applications run and are managed.
Also: Red Hat's New Vision: Any App, Anywhere, Anytime