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  • Consensus decision making
  • Raspberry Pi's Raspbian Improves Its Performance
  • Commercial Open Source Support: What to ask when evaluating
  • One Small Step for NASA, One Giant Leap for Open Source (blog safari)
  • Munich: GNU/Linux Desktop Migration Completed Successfully
  • doneyet: A middle-ground task manager
  • Another Reason Why Open Source Wins: Fairness
  • signal() doubly considered harmful
  • Migrating to open source needs a plan
  • Add More Fruit to Your Raspberry Pi!
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  • Build a Portable Android-based Raspberry Pi Station
  • Humble Indie Bundle 8 Launches, Brings New Games to Linux
  • How to install Linux on a Packard Bell Secure Boot
  • Ankh 3 adventure game officially coming to Linux
  • Linux Foundation Adds New Members from Car Software and Gaming Industries
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  • Counting Cards: Cribbage
  • Look before you leap into Disk Encryption

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  • The apps of KDE 4.10 Part VII: Dragon Player
  • Mono – Lost in Translation
  • How to get gorgeous looking fonts on ubuntu linux
  • Linux Mint 15 Review: Arch’s Nemesis? | LAS s27e02
  • #!CrunchBang 11 "Waldorf": The Breakfast of Champions
  • Still using Crunchbang
  • Replacing X With Wayland On The Raspberry Pi
  • Zorin OS 7: This may be the Linux distro you're looking for
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  • TuxOnIce – Revolutionise the way you start your Linux
  • Painkiller Hell & Damnation to Arrive on Linux, Soon
  • Eight-Way BSD & Linux OS Comparison

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  • LibreOffice 4.1.0 Beta 1 Brings More DOCX Import Improvements
  • Quantum computing is here! But does it run Linux?
  • Raspberry Pi makes wardriving cooler
  • The 10 Worst Linux Distros: Swift Linux (video)
  • Going Linux May 26: #209 Computer America #62
  • something about KDE 4.11
  • Shell Script To Check File Exists Under A Path
  • LibreOffice Extensions-Website: Cleaning up User Accounts
  • Conky Lua for KDE and Gnome 3 distros

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  • Development plans for Ubuntu 13.10
  • cool setting will give Fedora 18 More Familiarity
  • Now GNU/Linux makes sense
  • The Linux Setup - Patrick L. Archibald
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  • Gentoo Linux: Explained | Linux Distro Reviews (video)
  • Kanotix LinuxTag 2013 Has Linux Kernel 3.9.0 and Steam
  • Quickfix: "Segmentation Fault (11)" for KDE Applications in Fedora 18 Xfce
  • Rise of the Ravager released, Interview and Free Keys!
  • install stuff ubuntu
  • Howto: Managing dotfiles with dfm
  • LTSI Linux Kernel Released
  • Another marketing achievement in LibreOffice: $(OUTDIR)/inc is gone
  • Verification of Stable Release Updates
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  • Linux Outlaws 311 – It’s Google’s Fault
  • The Linux Link Tech Show Episode 506

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  • Numerous security issues in X
  • SUSE appoints Linux Warehouse as distributor
  • IT Thought Leaders to Keynote at Red Hat Summit 2013 (pr)

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  • On Erasing Ubuntu's Artificial Borders: The vUDS Discussion
  • Use Perl to enhance ModSecurity
  • Unread Notifications in Ubuntu 13.04
  • Dead Morning, an open-source horror game
  • On Mageia 3 install (not Live DVD)
  • Tripwire on why Red Orchestra 2 and Rising storm won't come to Linux
  • New Fedora Package Manager Still on Track
  • PC-BSD Hardware Store Opened

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  • Ranking Linux distributions, and the decline of the traditional distros
  • New Security Feature in Fedora 19 Part 3: Hard Link/Soft Link Protection
  • Open-source office suite written in Java
  • Updated history of the 2.6.16-stable kernel
  • Pidora 18 (Raspberry Pi Fedora Remix) Release
  • From subversive to mainstream: Looking back on 18 years
  • Rktcr coming soon to Linux, demo out now!
  • BSD Magazine (May 2013): Jails Firewall with PF
  • SELinux policy for incron: what does it do?
  • The Luminosity of Free Software, Episode 13
  • Microsoft releases Skype for Linux 4.2
  • Synaptic update error in Debian Jessie
  • Designing Electronics with Linux
  • FLOSS Weekly 252
  • Raspberry Pi Gets New Wayland Weston Renderer
  • Megabyte punch from Electro Games Will be on Linux also
  • vnstat: Network logging over time
  • The Cheapskate's Corner
  • Debian GNU/Hurd 2013 released
  • Debian Project mourns the loss of Ray Dassen
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Linux Foundation: Microsoft Openwashing,, OCP, Kernel Commits Statistics

  • More Tips for Managing a Fast-Growing Open Source Project [Ed: Microsoft has infiltrated the Linux Foundation so deeply and severely that the Foundation now regularly issues openwashing pieces for the company that attacks Linux]
  • improves Kubernetes networking in sixth software release, one of Linux Foundation’s open source projects, has introduced its 18.01 software release with a focus on improving Kubernetes Networking, Istio and cloud native NFV.
  • Bolsters Kubernetes, NFV, and Istio Support With Latest Release
    The Fast Data Project ( released its sixth update since its inception within the Linux Foundation two years ago. While the update list is extensive, most are focused on Kubernetes networking, cloud native network functions virtualization (NFV), and Istio.
  • Linux Foundation, OCP collaborate on open sourcing hardware and software
    The virtualization of network functions has resulted in a disaggregation of hardware and software, increasing interest in open source projects for both layers in return. To feed this interest, the Linux Foundation and Open Compute Project (OCP) recently announced a joint initiative to advance the development of software and hardware-based open source networking. Both organizations have something to offer the other through the collaboration. The Linux Foundation’s OPNFV project integrates OCP as well as other open source software projects into relevant network functions virtualization (NFV) reference architectures. At the same time, OCP offers an open source option for the hardware layer.
  • Kernel Commits with "Fixes" tag
    Over the past 5 years there has been a steady increase in the number of kernel bug fix commits that use the "Fixes" tag.  Kernel developers use this annotation on a commit to reference an older commit that originally introduced the bug, which is obviously very useful for bug tracking purposes. What is interesting is that there has been a steady take-up of developers using this annotation:

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Positive Red Hat Results Expected Next Week

Fedora: Fedora 28 Beta Delay, Mindshare Monthly Report and More

  • Fedora 28 release dates and schedule
    With the release of Fedora 27, the Fedora 28 release schedule is falling into place. As of now, the current Fedora 28 release schedule is as follows.
  • Fedora 28 Beta Has Been Delayed
    It's time for the Fedora 28 release dance and to place your bets if F28 will be released on time or is another Fedora release challenged by release delays. Fedora 28 Beta had been due for release next week but has now been set by its first delay. Fortunately, a buffer was already built into the release schedule so for now is not impacting the final release of Fedora 28 due out in May.
  • Fedora 28 Beta status is NO-GO
    Release status of the Fedora 28 Beta is NO-GO. Due to missing RC for the F28 Beta release and presence of blocker bugs, the decision is “No Go”. The Beta release slips for one week to “Target #1” date (April 3rd). We are not going to slip the Final GA yet.
  • Mindshare Monthly Report – FAD and First Actions
  • Digitizing VHS with Fedora
    I have a dozen or so movies on VHS that we still watch. To be honest, I'm not that concerned about the commercial movies; those are easy enough to replace. But what about our home movies? My high school cross country team videos and my wife's marching band videos, among others—you won't find those on Netflix anytime soon. So I decided it was time to get serious about something I'd been meaning to do for a long time: Digitize my VHS tapes. In this article, I'll describe how I set up my Fedora desktop to convert my VHS tapes into 1s and 0s. Previously, Don Watkins described a different setup for VHS conversion.
  • Fedora 27 : The LibreOffice the 6.0.2 and versions.