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The problem of starting linux

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mimor.be: The article went into detail when it came to the different versions that will be sold. There will be 7. In the comment-section, I noted quite a lot of people arguing that this is too much to choose from for home users. Well then, let’s take those people’s vision and apply it to the world of Linux.

OL&T Migrates To Red Hat Enterprise Linux

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efytimes.com: After a smooth migration to Red Hat on Intel solutions, OL&T immediately recognised cost savings, scalability and performance benefits.

Linux geeks, New Zealand beckons

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itwire.com: A husband-wife team is in the driver's seat for the 11th Australian national Linux conference which kicks off in Wellington, New Zealand, on January 18 next year.

Linux distributions: preliminary round

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blog.vivian-lee.net: Yesterday I continued my search for a new Linux distributions by burning a ton of LiveCDs to try out many popular distros. After playing around with most of them for an hour or two (and installing some), here is the verdict:

From Windows to Linux... Is it that hard to adapt?

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racerraul.blogspot: Many people feel that making the switch to Linux is difficult. And in all honesty it does require a bit of effort and willingness to adapt to a new Operating System and its applications. But in reality, it is no more difficult than learning to use a computer for the 1st time.

Intel GMA500 (Poulsbo) driver repository available for Fedora 11

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Hardware

Adam Williamson has made available a repository containing a full set of packages to install the driver for Intel Poulsbo (GMA500) graphics chipsets (found in the Dell Mini 12, Sony Vaio P and other systems) on Fedora 11.

Linux Mint 7 Love

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internetling.com: I heard about Linux Mint numerous times and even tried out a few releases. The major “selling” point of Mint is its main focus: to provide a ready-to-go, user-friendly desktop.

techiemoe rants:

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  • Sabayon 4.2 - I see a Gentoo and I want to paint it black

  • SAM Linux 2009 - Green desktops and ham
  • Kongoni Linux - Not from Kenya

10 Basic Linux Questions, Answered - The Easy Way

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knowliz.com: Almost all my friends use Windows or Mac. (not many of them are geek like me.) And when I talk to them about Ubuntu (sometimes) they ask various questions.

Review: Pardus 2009

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raiden.net: Pardus Linux is a distribution that likes to put a lot of "roar" in the user experience. Hailing from Turkey, it's a distribution that looks to make your desktop user experience exciting. So what does Pardus offer you that others don't? Well, let's have a look.

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