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Story Could MATE Be the Savior of the GNOME 2 Linux Interface? srlinuxx 23/11/2011 - 6:34pm
Story Linux Mint Is a Refreshing Palate Cleanser srlinuxx 23/11/2011 - 6:33pm
Story Has open source outgrown the Apache Way? srlinuxx 23/11/2011 - 6:29pm
Story Doom 3 now open source! srlinuxx 23/11/2011 - 10:17am
Story Ubuntu 11.10 Review srlinuxx 23/11/2011 - 10:11am
Story Investment Protection With Open Source srlinuxx 23/11/2011 - 10:07am
Story openSUSE 12.1 review – new heights of high tech srlinuxx 22/11/2011 - 11:58pm
Story Release often … enough srlinuxx 22/11/2011 - 11:54pm
Story Ubuntu Weekly Newsletter Issue 242 srlinuxx 22/11/2011 - 11:50pm
Story Five Gifts for Linux Lovers srlinuxx 22/11/2011 - 9:54pm

Recover Data From RAID 1 LVM Partitions With Knoppix Linux LiveCD

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This tutorial describes how to rescue data from a single hard disk that was part of a LVM2 RAID1 setup like it is created by e.g the Fedora Core installer. Why is it so problematic to recover the data?

Manipulating Unix Background Processes

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The HUP (hangup) signal is issued to the process once the user's connection to the server is terminated. Once the HUP signal is issued, the process is terminated along with the connection, which presents one with an interesting problem; how does one keep a process running in the background?

Merge from Ubuntu, and do it now!

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Well, I'm really tired of these comments on how Ubuntu doesn't contribute patches back for Debian and how some Ubuntu contributors tell that they do it and that everything is ok with the swirl side of the fence. The truth is, both sides are wrong or just lying!

Feisty Fawn and media formats

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n case you haven’t heard, the new version of Ubuntu, 7.04 Feisty Fawn is out. One of the new features Jacob told us about in his introduction was a new codec download feature. He explains it well, so I’ll reiterate that here:

KDE Four Live++

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New KDE Four Live CDs are online. The last week unmentioned problem with squashfs which led me to uploading a "DVD.iso" is history, now you can get the same content of a typical desktop setup in a 477MB ISO.

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