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|Story||NSA Has Legitimate Code Running in Linux||srlinuxx||16/06/2013 - 1:13am|
|Story||The Linux Setup - Gregor Herrmann, Debian Developer||srlinuxx||16/06/2013 - 1:11am|
|Story||Updated Debian 7: 7.1 released||srlinuxx||16/06/2013 - 1:09am|
|Story||Mint 15 on Nvidia-ed laptop - Perfection?||srlinuxx||16/06/2013 - 1:07am|
|Story||Mir Still Causing Concerns By Ubuntu Derivatives||srlinuxx||16/06/2013 - 1:06am|
|Blog entry||Getting any distro to work on an Acer S3 feels like its 2002 again..||fieldyweb||15/06/2013 - 11:35pm|
|Story||some leftovers:||srlinuxx||15/06/2013 - 4:55pm|
|Story||What KDE can learn from Cinnamon||srlinuxx||15/06/2013 - 4:46pm|
|Story||LibreOffice 4.1 will shine cleaner!||srlinuxx||14/06/2013 - 10:13pm|
|Story||Coping with Loss (in Open Source)||srlinuxx||14/06/2013 - 10:09pm|
zdnet blogs: It may well be true that desktop Linux is going nowhere fast in the U.S. Microsoft’s willingness to let users back-off upgrades and stick with XP may have stopped the potential rot in its market share. But it is taking enormous effort for Microsoft to hold its server market share against Linux’ inroads in the enterprise.
Also: The Microsoft millstone around our necks
And: Revised WinXP policy dooms Linux desktop prospects without real OEM marketing efforts
tradingmarkets.com: Red Hat today announced financial results for its second fiscal quarter ended August 31, 2007. Total revenue for the quarter was $127.3 million, an increase of 28% from the year ago quarter and 7% from the prior quarter.
Also: Red Hat Appoints Two New Financial Executives
blog-of-gentoo: We often talk about how Linux is ready (or not), it's on Desktop (I even wrote a peace about that as well), or on server, and how its better than Windows because ....... (fill in your favorite), and how its more open than MacOS, etc. What I'm saying, its this: Linux is ( and already for some time) ready.
vizzzion.org: It has just been decided that the Beta 3 will be out one week latet than originally planned. This is mainly due to some changes in how plasma work that we'd like to see in the new Beta.
linux.com: Contrary to yesterday's report, the lawsuit against Monsoon Multimedia for violating the GNU General Public License (GPL) in its distribution of BusyBox may not be headed for a quick settlement. Nor will the settlement necessarily be out-of-court.
linux.com: FaunOS offers a full KDE desktop system with a comprehensive set of applications as either a live DVD or a live USB flash drive. The USB format is the distro's primary focus. FaunOS is based upon Arch Linux, and ships with Arch's package management system. The more I tested FaunOS, the more impressed I was.
mathijs.jurresip.nl: This is for people who have a dual boot installation of Ubuntu and Window (XP or Vista). If you want to change the default OS or change the order in which the present OSes are listed, this is what you do…
kernelTRAP: Mathieu Desnoyers posted an updated version of his Linux Kernel Markers patchset explaining, "following Christoph Hellwig's suggestion, aiming at a Linux Kernel Markers inclusion for 2.6.24, I made a simplified version of the Linux Kernel Markers."
Also: 2.6.23-rc8, "Getting Close"
desktoplinux: What's the best desktop Linux? For me, it's SimplyMEPIS 6.5, soon to be replaced by 7.0. But this is both a dumb question and a dumb answer. The real question is what is the best desktop operating system for you?
polishlinux: In the first part of this article (Vmware Server Console - Introduction to Virtualization) learned how to set up Vmware for a LiveCD system. Now I’m going to show you how to install Debian, Windows XP and… Windows Vista under Vmware.
opensuse news: openSUSE 10.3 has seen a lot of changes with the media selection; the most prominent one being the new 1-CD installation for KDE, and 1-CD installtion for GNOME. Multimedia support in the distribution has also been improved, with MP3 support out-of-the-box for Banshee and Amarok. Today we bring you a special double-bill covering these two stories, and we’ll be talking to Michael Loeffler, the Product Manager of openSUSE, to give us a little more insight.
xanda.org: Requires Python >= 2.2.x and Development Packages (gcc, binutils, automake, autoconf, libtool, gawk, mawk, bison). Make sure your current distro installed with above packages. If not, use apt-get or yum to install it. Make sure you have enough space in /.
stephencuyos.com: Two weeks ago I facilitated a five-day workshop on Linux. The participants found PCLinuxOS to be the easiest to use, DreamLinux as the most beautiful, and Ubuntu as the hardest to master.
phoronix: We have several DDR3 related articles in the works, but in this article we will be looking just at the DDR3 system memory performance in the RAMspeed synthetic benchmark under Linux. The DDR3 memory we'll be using is the OCZ DDR3-1333 2GB Gold Kit with a part number of OCZ3G13332GK.
jonobacon: Iam pleased to announce the availability of the very first Ubuntu Project Team Report - this is for September 2007. This report provides a summary of work for the various teams.
This document describes how to set up IBM Lotus Symphony Beta 1 on Ubuntu 7.04. IBM Lotus Symphony is an office-suite that is based on OpenOffice.org.
itwriting.com: I got a telling reponse from Canonical when I approached its Public Relations team looking for case studies of businesses that had switched from Windows: Ubuntu desktop is largely in the consumer space not business.
linux.com: Last year, we reviewed Neuro-Evolving Robotic Operatives (NERO), a unique game in which players train forces of autonomous bots, then pit those forces against each other in hands-off, artificial intelligence (AI)-only competitions. NERO spawned a new major release a few weeks ago, and like its eponymous operatives, it has learned some new moves over time.
builder.au: Security experts have discovered TIFF-based buffer overflow vulnerabilities in OpenOffice, which could allow attackers to remotely execute code on Linux, Windows or Apple Mac-based computers.
arstechnica: GNOME 2.20 was officially released last week after six months of development. The new version includes strong incremental improvements that contribute to a better user experience and provide more flexibility and integration opportunities for third-party software developers. This article explores some of the new features in GNOME 2.20 and GTK 2.12.