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sidux changes to aptosid by upgrade or ISO

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linuxjournal.com: A press release dated September 11 came to the community's attention Monday, September 13 of the renaming or, as some reported, a fork of sidux to aptosid.

Debian Project News - September 21st

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Welcome to this year's twelfth issue of DPN, the newsletter for the Debian community. Topics covered in this issue include: Linux Mint Debian Edition, Grave software bugs, and This week in Debian interviews Stefano Zacchiroli.

Kernel Log: Coming in 2.6.36 (Part 2) - File systems, networking and storage

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h-online.com: 2.6.36 offers VFS optimisations, has returned to integrating Ext3 file systems with "data=ordered" by default and can store data from shared Windows or Samba disks in local cache to improve performance. Numerous new and improved drivers enhance the kernel's storage and network hardware support.

Living through the Wild West of FOSS History

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lxer.com: Could things be more exciting in the the world of FOSS right now? Yes it could, but let's not be too hasty..

Oracle's "new" kernel for RHEL clone: The real truth

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networkworld.com: Oracle made a big noise in the Linux community yesterday by announcing its own spin on the Linux kernel on top if its so-called Unbreakable Linux. Oracle presented the announcement as offering a "modern" Linux kernel. Underneath the hype, what's Oracle really offering, and what does it mean for Linux?

Canonical Hosts Leading ODMs at Ubuntu Hardware Summit

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Original Equipment Manufacturers and Original Design Manufacturers
Learn latest techniques about shipping Ubuntu, hardware enablement and more

Microsoft HPC claim: Windows is cheaper than Linux

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networkworld.com: Microsoft has made some pretty bold claims about Linux throughout its longstanding love/hate (mostly hate) relationship with the open source operating system.

Taking command – why none should fear the command line

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linuxuser.co.uk: I’m guessing that many of you hear this too. There you are, chatting to people about Linux, and why they don’t use it, and sooner or later you’ll stumble across one of the more regular answers. The Terminal window.

A crash landing for Linux?

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h-online.com: Nine years after the Canton of Solothurn decided to migrate its computers to Linux, the Swiss authority has made a radical U-turn: All its desktops will run Windows 7. Has Linux failed?

Goodbye Ubuntu, hello Fedora!

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linux-magazine.com: Many times people come up to me and ask me what distribution I use and why. I tell them I use the distribution that makes sense for me. Over the weekend I switched my notebook distribution from Ubuntu to Fedora.

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