Welcome to the Ubuntu Weekly Newsletter, Issue #162 for the week September 27th - October 3rd, 2009 is available.
ubuntu-tutorials.com: Yesterday I installed the Ubuntu 9.10 “Karmic Koala” Beta release by way of the desktop (Live-CD) based installer. The installation was very clean and polished. It has been a while since I’ve used a graphical installer and I am pleased with the improvements that I found.
- How to manage your updates in Ubuntu
- PlayOnLinux is in Ubuntu's repositories
- Why Matt Zimmerman should quit Canonical
- Test run: Ubuntu Netbook Remix 9.10 Beta on my Dell Mini 10v
zdnet.com/perlow: Even though Ubuntu’s servers were absolutely hammered today, I was able to download and test out the latest 9.10 Karmic Koala beta.
- First Look at Ubuntu 9.10 Karmic Koala Beta
- A followup on the Shuttleworth incident
- Day 10 – 10 Days of Ubuntu 10.10 Feature Requests, Day 9
- Karmic Allows One Click Installation Of New Fonts
- Karmic Koala will come with Amarok 2.2 “Sunjammer”
- Ubuntu's Karmic Koala opens its eyes
- My Ubuntu Vision: 10.04
- 8 Karmic Coloured Wallpapers
- Ubuntu One: Canonical Raising Storage Limit
- Ubuntu users know what a party is. No, really
- Ubuntu 9.10's New Icon Theme
- Ubuntu Karmic Free Culture Showcase Winners Announced
- Ubuntu Open Week - November 2-6, 2009
techgage.com: For the Linux newbie, Ubuntu is the oft recommended distro, for a few different reasons. It's easy to set up, works on a lot of hardware, and doesn't require a manual to understand how to manage it. For the same reason, Ubuntu seems to get a bad rap from more experienced Linux users. I say there's no need of it, and I'm about to explain why.
My ambition was to implement a small (better tiny) appliance for monitoring network health and network resources, short and longtime trends, running under VMware Server or VMware ESX. So I had an eye upon all components which are implemented on the system, to be as leightweight as possible.