ostatic.com: It was a full decade ago that Arch Linux made its public debut. Over the weekend developers and users posted of their early experiences and brought the milestone to the forefront.
zdnet.com: I’m a Linux user, but I kind of like Windows XP, and I can get along fine with Windows 7, but Windows 8? Argh!
techrepublic.com: Jack Wallen recommends Vector Linux, a fast, flexible, and lightweight distribution that will fit the bill in any situation where system power is an issue.
datamation.com: Over the years I've run various Linux distributions on my desktop. Each new distribution or update has been a learning experience. During this time, I have also discovered that – unfortunately – many Linux users still choose to support those companies who don't support the Linux platform.
This week in DistroWatch Weekly:
- Reviews: A look at Sabayon Linux 8
- News: Ten years of Arch Linux, KNOPPIX 7.0, Ubuntu marketing talk
- Questions and answers: An update in the Secure Boot saga
- Released last week: Linux Mint 12 "LXDE", CentOS 5.8
- Upcoming releases: Mageia 2 Beta 2
- New additions: Matriux
Read more in this week's issue of DistroWatch Weekly....
debian.org: The Debian project is pleased to announce the tenth and final update of its oldstable distribution Debian 5.0 (codename lenny).
dedoimedo.com: No, I'm not. Because I never left, hihihihi. The title is a clickbait, sure to grab the attention of fanboys. But I do have a serious would-be emotional dilemma slowly building up.
duskfire.wordpress: Sabayon is a distribution based on the Gentoo version of Linux. One of the aims of Sabayon is to make the initial installation of Gentoo painless, and they succeed in that.
linuxuser.co.uk: Sabayon’s Gentoo heritage might prove a difficult pill to swallow for some, but Russell Barnes explains why that definitely shouldn’t put you off Sabayon 8…
nytimes.com: Jim Whitehurst is president and C.E.O. of Red Hat, the provider of Linux and other open-source technology. Long before the Facebook era, he says, the company started forms of social media where all employees could air views on issues.