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  • The Battle for the Last Desktop
  • Iptables – Providing More Access Without Compromise
  • Understanding Project Harmony
  • Bash shell-scripting libraries
  • Where’s the Parallel Beef?
  • Using GNU/Linux is cooler than using Windows: Laura Lucas Alday
  • plasma active
  • icculus' "Gaming on Linux"
  • Sam and me on Ubuntu
  • Top five new things in Linux
  • Acer’s Chairman Speaks
  • Munich receives European Document Freedom Day Prize
  • openSUSE GNOME 3 DVDs & Repos next week
  • Gnome3 + porn can equal potential awkwardness

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  • Desktop Sanity
  • Synapse 0.2.6 Released, Brings New Theme and Drag 'n' Drop Features
  • GNOME 3.0, Banshee 2.0 and Foresight Linux
  • Azulejo – User friendly window tilling
  • Test drive the whole Ubuntu archive with WebLive
  • Testing Writer documents rendering
  • Banshee sucketh the big one
  • Skype for Linux gets an update after almost 15 months
  • Google begins tablet version of Chrome OS
  • Smile becomes Mandriva partner
  • Puppy, Slax, and Puppy Slax
  • Eurocom Launches Dual Processor Phantom 4.0 Server-on-the-Go Solution
  • NetSupport Assist now available for Mac, Linux
  • AMD Puts Out A Catalyst Hot-Fix For Linux
  • Linux high availability group working on critical enterprise application stack
  • FLOSS Weekly 160: Open Source Software At The DoD
  • The Linux Link Tech Show Episode 397
  • Surreal Gaming in 'Machinarium' Creator's Latest, 'Osada'

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  • PCLinuxOS 2010 E17 Review
  • Wishlist for gnome (and shell) 3.2
  • Yahoo: The Linux Company
  • Dual boot adventures
  • Linux 2.6.39-rc2 Is Uncommonly Calm
  • There's a new sudo in town
  • Harvard Business Review: FOSS Has Reached Tipping Point
  • Focusing on what's important, not sensational
  • Screen queens: 7 dual-screen devices you can buy now
  • GIMP 2.8 release planning gets more transparent
  • 8 strange places to find USB ports
  • Nokia confirms Symbian no longer open source
  • Testing stable; stable testing
  • OSU, Intel Expand Open Source Education
  • The GNU/Linux-Adoption Algorithm!
  • New OOo Snapshot
  • 10,000-core Linux supercomputer built in Amazon cloud
  • MS's Monopoly Is Now So Bad That Even MS Employees Complain
  • IBM bullish on Linux, but will keep DB2 proprietary

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  • PCLinuxOS 2010 Review
  • Lucid Puppy 5.2.5 Screenshots Tour
  • Review: System 76 Gazelle Professional Ubuntu Laptop
  • Brian Aker explains Memcached
  • Linphone- An Open Source SIP Phone
  • The compat-wireless dance
  • jnettop: Another network monitor
  • Graphical Desktop Wiki - Zim
  • Red Hat opens New Zealand office
  • Commodore 64 Gets Priced, Comes in 5 Models
  • Vote Beefy – seriously.
  • The history of the origin of grep command
  • Microsoft "A Little Puppy", We Should All Be So Lucky
  • Kicking Puppies or Giving Up on GNU/Linux Deskktops
  • Five more signs Linux is ready for mission-critical workloads
  • Must-have restartless Firefox add-ons
  • Linux Format issue 144 is on sale now
  • BSD Magazine 2011-04: FreeBSD: portability with VMware
  • SUSE Studio and Disters Recognized
  • new opera snapshot
  • Open source FusionDirectory forked from GOsa project
  • Two Linux-based NAS devices reach market

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  • Fedora 16 Might Be A Beefy Miracle
  • Cheese in The Board
  • Have Some Cheese with that Webcam
  • Same place, slightly different way
  • Freedom through a clear governance model
  • digiKam Tricks 3.0 Released
  • People of openSUSE: Per Jessen
  • The entropy factor
  • Few days with GNOME3
  • GNU GPL Version Three Adoption Rates
  • Rooting a Nook Color: Is it Worth It?
  • A Hot-Replace Server For Wayland Is Proposed
  • Linux Outlaws 199 - Hail to the King, Baby!
  • Penguin Computing overclocks Opterons for Wall Street
  • Stunt Rally 1.1 looking awesome
  • 120 Megabits/s
  • I'm loving open source in schools
  • Why being an approved loco team doesn’t actually matter a jot
  • Legacy should never be a burden
  • Government Procurement: Great Expectations for FOSS
  • Sony PS3 'Other OS' Litigation Update
  • Linux's Own 'Canterbury' Tale: Laughing, Wishing and Hoping
  • Spiral Knights Released
  • Debian wheezy: lots of fixes, new stuff

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  • openSUSE Weekly News, Issue 169 is out
  • Exploring Software—Getting a Hang of Zope’s Grok
  • LibreOffice
  • kernel weekly news – 02.04.2011
  • Music production in linux 3
  • Securing the future of openSUSE
  • Using a monome with Ubuntu Studio
  • Ubuntu 11.04 quick review & Screenshots Tour
  • CAOS Theory Podcast 2011.04.01
  • KDE Commit Digest for 27 March 2011
  • Gwibber lens for Ubuntu Unity available; adds social awesome to the 11.04 desktop
  • end of an era: pygtk
  • Linux: Updating BIOS on an Old SCSI Controller

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  • Red Hat execs pushed hard for incentives
  • Introducing snapper: A tool for managing btrfs snapshots
  • Major security hole found in Linux kernel
  • A SCO Openserver to Red Hat Linux Conversion
  • 6 Linux Pranks for April Fools' Day
  • 10 Advanced Plugins, Features for gedit
  • Coming soon: PlayOnWindows, by the creators of PlayOnLinux
  • Announcing: Fedora Cheat Ball
  • Opera Speed Dial, now with crisp thumbnails
  • Questions For Ryan Gordon, The Linux Game Porter
  • Steam for Linux confirmed
  • The kde-www war: part 3
  • Linux Outlaws 198 - GNU/Linux Outlaws
  • Free Gamer = Freeware Gamer
  • New: OOo-DEV 3.x Developer Snapshot
  • Novell not phased by Red Hat changes
  • FR: Space agency to use Apache Commons Math
  • Fuduntu Weekly Update - Improving Terminal
  • Top five datacenter stories that sound like April Fool's, but aren't
  • VIDEO: Duke Nukem Vids Feature Jetpack, Poop
  • I am Jef Spaleta
  • Install Firefox 4 on Linux Mint Debian Edition (LMDE)

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  • Hardware review I
  • Google open source guru: 'Why we ban the AGPL'
  • Linux and ARM Power New 10-Inch Netbook
  • Ryan "Icculus" Gordon Will Be Talking This Weekend
  • Red Hat the Master Packager
  • BPEL engine on Red Hat's shopping list
  • OSI: The Open Source Road Ahead
  • It isn't open source if it doesn't pass "The patch test"
  • Swiss Supremes Re-invent Catch-22
  • Firefox 4 borked by Compiz bug in Linux
  • SNAFU—Situation Normal, All Fouled Up! | The Joy of Programming
  • the book was better
  • Postal III Pushed Back, Linux Fate Unknown
  • GNOME:Ayatana – being populated
  • Is Android FUD a forebearer of Linux-like success?
  • Announcing Penny Red
  • UK: Researchers say open source lowers costs, increases security
  • The Fuduntu Programming Challenge
  • ‘Creepy’ app threatens the privacy of social network users
  • Some Thoughts on Diaspora
  • Microsoft Gives Up, Says It Can't Win
  • Ballmer: Linux Still Like Cancer
  • The Linux Link Tech Show Episode 396

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  • So I deleted Windows – but why did I have it in the first place?
  • Document Freedom Day: UK releases Government ICT Strategy in .odt
  • Unchain Yourself from Proprietary Formats
  • Here's The Special AMD Present For Ubuntu Users
  • GnomeICU is no more
  • APM, and the value in Linux
  • A year of openSUSE Collaboration ahead
  • Texas Linufest is just around the corner
  • aseigo: the fun in banging our heads together
  • On the road to GNOME 3.0
  • Slitaz Linux 3.0- An awesome Linux distribution
  • Why Ubuntu Should Not Worry About Adobe Flash
  • Indicator Applet: Applet to mount CD/DVD
  • FOSS Development Is My Full-Time Job: Patricia Santana Cruz
  • Greplin open sources Python tools
  • Snapshot coming to Linux
  • LibreOffice Portable 3.3.2 Released
  • GNOME3 live image 0.3.1 released
  • FLOSS Weekly 159: Newspeak
  • Debian Release Team - Kicking off Wheezy

today's leftovers:

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  • GNOME3 Live Image version 0.3.0 released
  • The Enlightened one is here-Bodhi Linux1.0.0
  • AMD Catalyst 11.3 Drops Support For Old X.Org
  • “Open Source Governance for your Organization”
  • For Cuba Open Source Is Not A Matter Of Choice
  • Open source for sale
  • Much Ado about Nothing – Except Choice
  • The Ubuntu Alien Conspiracy [Wallpaper]
  • Buy digiKam Tricks Book, Win a Bag of Photo Goodies
  • Free as in Freedom: Episode 0x0C
  • INT: ODF 1.2 is approved as a Committee Specification
  • MeeGo and Symbian: How Long Will the Bodies Stay Warm?
  • Vi Editing Mode for Bash
  • Open Source Software Tools And Directories: Where To Find Them
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  • The future of xinput, xmodmap, setxkbmap, xsetwacom and other tools under Wayland
    This post applies to most tools that interface with the X server and change settings in the server, including xinput, xmodmap, setxkbmap, xkbcomp, xrandr, xsetwacom and other tools that start with x. The one word to sum up the future for these tools under Wayland is: "non-functional". An X window manager is little more than an innocent bystander when it comes to anything input-related. Short of handling global shortcuts and intercepting some mouse button presses (to bring the clicked window to the front) there is very little a window manager can do. It's a separate process to the X server and does not receive most input events and it cannot affect what events are being generated. When it comes to input device configuration, any X client can tell the server to change it - that's why general debugging tools like xinput work.
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  • Linux Top 3: SparkyLinux 4.5, Mageia 5.1 and Peppermint 7
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  • Samsung Z2 gets Firmware Update to Tizen 2.4.0.6 Z200FDDU0BPK3 in India
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