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|Story||6 Preloaded Linux PCs For Your 2012 Holiday Wishlist||srlinuxx||20/11/2012 - 11:01pm|
|Story||Whither OpenSolaris? Illumos Takes Up the Mantle||srlinuxx||20/11/2012 - 10:59pm|
|Story||Using Linux to keep an old work PC alive||srlinuxx||20/11/2012 - 8:54pm|
|Story||Review: Ubuntu 12.10 Quantal Quetzal a mix of promise, pain||srlinuxx||20/11/2012 - 8:40pm|
|Story||Linux users targeted by mystery drive-by rootkit||srlinuxx||20/11/2012 - 6:11pm|
|Story||Linux Foundation support for booting Linux on Windows 8 PCs delayed||srlinuxx||20/11/2012 - 6:08pm|
|Story||System76 unveils an 'extreme performance' Ubuntu Linux laptop||srlinuxx||20/11/2012 - 6:04pm|
|Story||Ten... Linux apps you must install||srlinuxx||20/11/2012 - 6:01pm|
|Story||Torvalds Cracks His Whip||srlinuxx||20/11/2012 - 3:58am|
|Story||Raspberry Pi reaches critical mass as XBMC hardware||srlinuxx||20/11/2012 - 3:55am|
linux.com: GeeXBoX, a small media center Linux live CD distribution, can run from any small device, such as a USB disk or a wallet CD-R, and can play both disk-based media like DVDs and online media like Icecast streams.
polishlinux: I don’t know a person that hasn’t collected anything in their life (particularly in childhood). Some people didn’t age out of this habit and their collections of books, CDs or coins have grown so much that they have problems managing these collections using only a sheet of paper and a pencil.
In this first installment, you'll learn how to measure the performance of Eclipse-based Rich Client Platform (RCP) applications, determine if slowdowns are caused by CPU or I/O bottlenecks, and keep the UI thread idle to maintain responsiveness. Part 2 will address memory problems.
Jono Bacon: OK folks are you ready make something cool happen? Christer and co at the excellent USTeams Project are working hard to get an Ubuntu LoCo team in every state in the USA. Their specific goal is to have an approved team in every state by the end of the year.
kernelTRAP: Some of the concerns expressed about the Completely Fair Scheduler were reports that it might not handle 3D games as well as the SD scheduler. In a recent thread, Ingo Molnar noted, "people are regularly testing 3D smoothness, and they find CFS good enough and that matches my experience as well.
arstechnica: At Akademy 2007 in Glasgow, Ars Technica had the opportunity to sit down with the lead developer of the open source educational suite GCompris. GCompris is a suite of educational activities geared towards early childhood. Bruno Coudoin, the lead developer and original author of GCompris was kind of answer a few questions about his work.
ZDNet: IPv6, in addition to providing several security and efficiency enhancements, provides on the order of 340 “undecillion” addresses (that’s a lot, by the way). Sounds great, and it will be once we’re all connecting to networks and hardware that make use of IPv6. However this probably won’t apply to most of us for some time.
ZDNet: Acer will not release Linux-based laptops in the UK due to a lack of demand, despite launching an Ubuntu-based machine in Asia.
the inquirer: SINCE LAST week the coastal city of Rosario, Argentina's second largest city and home of about a million people is among the growing club of World cities with free municipal Wi-Fi access.
OSWeekly: You wake up one morning and you suddenly realize that Linux no longer exists. Regardless of how absurd this sounds, it does provoke some interesting points from various Linux users, and today, we'll be exploring these closely.
OSWeekly: The sheer ignorance regarding casual Linux users astounds me to no end. While I'm not interested in pointing fingers, there is a lot of misinformation about the Linux community, and we will help to dispel some of these myths, once and for all.
linux.com: If you've ever considered throwing together a mailing list to keep the members of your group, project, or organization informed, you'd be hard-pressed to find a better application for that purpose than PHPList, a free and open source newsletter manager.
This article shows how you can use an iPod on a Linux desktop with the Rhythmbox audio player. It covers how you can upload MP3 files from your desktop to your iPod and delete files on the iPod.
Carla Schroder: Last week we took a tour of the generic way of building custom Linux kernels. Today we'll look some nice Debian shortcuts, and Fedora's unique way of building custom kernels.
the inquirer: COMPUTER MAKER Acer seems to have followed Dell's lead and started preinstalling Ubuntu in at least one range of its laptops.
mozillalinks: A quick update to Firefox 2.0.x branch has been released by Mozilla to address a couple of security related bugs.
Also: Make Firefox Extensions Compatible After Firefox Update Breaks Them For No Good Reason
- Tips and Tricks: How do I find the inode size of an ext2/ext3 filesystem?
- How would you change the OLPC XO?
- Uh Oh. Another Smooth Move from Microsoft: Watch out, Ruby. Watch out OSI.
- GPLv3 report: 30% increase with Sugar on top
- If someone says UBUNTU, Don't say Kazoonteit.
- Medison Celebrity: CEO Blog and Yahoo Group
- Open source firm reaps Google benefits
- Linux Non-compete Agreements?
- Linux: Avoiding Pluggable Designs
- Open Source Being Repositioned in Corporate America
- Linux: Designing the Completely Fair Scheduler
micahville: I’m tired of people who are afraid to switch to Linux because of its so called “lack of games, or at least good ones.” What I think is they just want the games they like ported to Linux instead of trying new ones. Or maybe it’s because the games are free and that is already a sign the game is bad, but I’m beginning to think quite the opposite. I have a list here of 17 games that I think every Linux user should give a shot.