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North Korea Develops Own Linux Distribution

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pcworld.com: North Korea has reportedly developed its own version of the Linux operating with a graphical user interface that closely resembles Microsoft Windows.

My New Linux Laptop

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Hardware

kzimm.wordpress: A couple of weeks ago, my wife bought an Asus netbook. It came with Win 7 Starter Edition. She knew what I was going to do with it. After all, both desktop systems in the house are running up-to-date PCLinuxOS 2009.

Linpus Linux Lite 1.3 for netbooks

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  • CeBIT 2010: Linpus Linux Lite 1.3 for netbooks
  • Linpus Linux Lite operating systems for netbooks updated

The Three Giants of Linux

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linux-mag.com: In the land of Linux, there are three giants. Three distributions which have stood the test of time and from which most others have come. What makes these three unique and how have they shaped Linux as we know it today?

My search for the best KDE Linux distribution

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Linux

thelinuxexperiment.com: As some of you already know, I am a big fan of the KDE desktop environment. In my search to reach Linux KDE perfection I have tested out a number of different distributions.

Why Linux still 'sucks'

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blogs.zdnet.com: Over the past few months I’ve been getting increasing amounts of feedback from people who have expressed an interest in Linux, taken the operating system for a test drive, but who then decided that it’s not for them.

Linux Gazette March 2010 #172 Online

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Software

This month's Linux Gazette is online and ready to read. Highlights include: Recovering FAT Directory Stubs with SleuthKit, GLtron and Armagetron Advanced, and Running Quake 3 and 4 on Fedora 12.

Finally, Reiser4 Benchmarks Against EXT4 & Btrfs

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phoronix.com: There is no shortage of EXT4 benchmarks from comparing this evolutionary file-system's performance on netbooks to how it battles the Btrfs file-system to its performance recession. In this article though we are finally delivering something that has long been requested and that is Reiser4 file-system benchmarks running directly against EXT4 and Btrfs.

Open source, priceless resource

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OSS

dailyemerald.com: I was told once about someone called a “cyber hippie.” They dual boot with Linux and Mac OSX or Windows. They use open source browsers, instant messengers and office suites. They write their own code. They essentially live on Slashdot in lieu of professional news sites. The sinking realization that this idea may be true brought a certain horror to my thoughts.

RHCS: an Introduction

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The Red Hat Cluster Suite is a framework to bind two or more machines together to jointly handle one task. The following article gives an introduction to RHCS in terms of service failover

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