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|Story||My Fedora 18 Review||srlinuxx||17/01/2013 - 12:26am|
|Story||How to install MATE and Cinnamon in Fedora 18||srlinuxx||17/01/2013 - 12:23am|
|Story||Stunt Rally 1.9 brings more realism!||srlinuxx||17/01/2013 - 12:17am|
|Story||Five notable new features in Fedora Linux 18||srlinuxx||16/01/2013 - 6:28pm|
|Story||Memo to Linux Devs: Focus on Design, Not Technology||srlinuxx||16/01/2013 - 6:26pm|
|Story||today's leftovers:||srlinuxx||16/01/2013 - 6:33am|
|Story||Interview with Open Source Advocate Keith Curtis on Software Wars||srlinuxx||16/01/2013 - 3:15am|
|Story||Some Yummy Elementary Applications||srlinuxx||16/01/2013 - 3:13am|
|Story||Self-Destructing Cookies for Firefox||srlinuxx||16/01/2013 - 3:10am|
|Story||thoughts about upgrading Mint||srlinuxx||15/01/2013 - 10:31pm|
bloggingstocks.com: The theory goes that Linux, the open-source operating system, will replace Windows as the preferred software to run servers. Over time, the cost advantage of software created by a community of developers would overwhelm the pricey Microsoft product. So much for theory.
ComputerWeekly: Around 560,000 German students plus thousands of staff at 33 German universities will now be supported by Linux systems from Novell.
lo-fi-librarian.co.uk: Installing stuff with Ubuntu is a very different experience. Ubuntu comes with stacks of applications ready to use, but there is likely to be other stuff you want to run.
linuxdevcenter: The Free Software Foundation has defined Four Freedoms related to software. These freedoms apply to users of software, not necessarily developers. In the view of the FSF, these freedoms are ethical in nature, so much so that they argue that software which violates these freedoms is unethical.
geek00l.blogspot: I have been toying with enlightenment DR17, just like fluxbox there's no so called "stable release" and it is still in pre-alpha stage, if you know about enlightenment, DR17 is completely rewrite.
FOSSwire: There are many different Dock-like launchers available for Linux these days, some of them better than others. One such program is Avant Window Navigator. It bills itself as a dock-like bar which sits at the bottom of the screen tracking open windows.
linux.com: My Series 1 TiVo is getting old, so I am planning an escape route based on MythTV, a free software system that turns an old computer into a personal video recorder. This week I tested three MythTV-specific Linux distributions: KnoppMyth, MythDora, and MythBuntu.
smspillaz.wordpress.com: We’ve made some exciting progress this week in bugs, features and the website. Just to get this out of the way, it is now safe to upgrade Compiz Fusion.
zdnet blogs: In part 4 of a 5 part series on the new version of the most commonly used free/open source license, today we take a look at one of the reasons it took so long to create–the Microsoft/Novell patent deal.
opensuse.news: Today we present the interview with Andreas Jaeger, Director Platform/openSUSE and also the very first person who came up with the idea to launch the project ‘People of openSUSE’.
manilastandardtoday.com: IF you go by what the mainstream press reports, you’d think there were only two computer desktop operating systems in the world—Windows and Mac. This notion would be most unfortunate because it might keep you or your company from exploring Linux.
- AWN Manager and Themes
- How hypervisors can defeat GPLv3's "anti-tivoization"
- Linux and real-time Java power German traffic lights
- Ekiga: The “Duh” VOIP/SIP Software
- XGI driver 1.5.0 release
- Linux: Sanitizing block_device_operations
- Judge sides with RIAA: file sharing apps lead to direct infringement
- TorrentSpy shuts down in the U.S.
linux.com: If Linux is hardly affected by viruses, why do system administrators use anti-virus software on their Linux email servers? Because an anti-virus scanner on a mail server can serve as another level of defense for Microsoft Windows desktop users. Linux provides several server-based anti-virus applications.
kernelTRAP: OpenBSD creator Theo de Raadt highlighted a recent commit to the NetBSD source tree saying, "if anyone had any doubt that our insistence on freedom was important, just read this."
dot.kde.org: With an avalanche of last-minute commits, the KOffice Google Summer of Code students finished yet another great Summer of Code. We had some very exciting projects this year, and most of them were as great a success as last year.
- screenshot and snapshot creations howtos
- Setting up a FreeBSD File and Fetching Mail Server
- Making Your Microsoft Office Templates Available in OpenOffice.org or StarOffice
- Keeping Opera bookmarks in sync with oSync
- How do I see the current configuration of a running Xen domain?
- Dell BIOS firmware updates on Debian
- Transparent Terminal on your Desktop
tuxtoday: So I had some issues getting USB-drives to work in both SUSE and Ubuntu.I actually had HUGE issues! So, in the search for another distro, someone on IRC recommended Vector Linux.
p2pnet: Are you a Linux user who’s feeling disadvantaged, ignored and unloved because you don’t have Microsoft’s Windows Genuine Advantage looking out for you? Be troubled no more.
iTWire: Recently I've been reading a lot about how well Ubuntu works on laptops, particularly when it comes to handling wireless connections - something that is generally a problem under Linux due to a number of factors, the primary one being the paucity of drivers for most cards.
The Open Source Advocate: I am confident that the future of Linux server administration will rely less on the command line, and that most server admins will use a GUI interface. To understand why this will happen, lets take a look at the success of Windows servers.