zdnet.co.uk: I currently own two Samsung netbooks. Following up on some information from Moley (thanks), I found that most Linux distributions have a lot of trouble with the display brightness control on both of them.
phoronix.com: While CentOS, Scientific Linux, and Oracle Linux Server are all derived from the same upstream source (Red Hat Enterprise Linux), how does the system performance compare between these RHEL derivatives?
omgubuntu.co.uk: Linux Mint have agreed to split the revenue generated from Banshee’s MP3 Store plugin with ‘upstream’.
linuxbsdos.com: Fedora 16 is the latest stable edition of Fedora, a Linux distribution whose development is sponsored by Red Hat, Inc. The main edition uses the GNOME 3 desktop environment, but there are editions, called Spins, that use other desktop environments.
h-online.com: Changes to the memory subsystem promise improved response times and performance. From Linux 3.2, device-mapper supports thin provisioning and is able to use this ability for improved snapshot functionality.
Welcome to this year's fifteenth issue of DPN, the newsletter for the Debian community. Topics covered in this issue include:
techrepublic.com: You may not have to reboot Linux very often. But when you do, these peppy distributions will have you up and running in a matter of seconds.
datamation.com: Unfortunately, 2011 as a whole didn't measure up to those few hours of partying. In fact, whether you are looking at business, the community, or the technology, for free and open source software (FOSS), 2011 was in many ways a disappointing year.
linuxblog.darkduck: I have never done this before. I wanted to, but up until now I have never invited another Linux-related person for interview. Please meet, Irina Sikach, an editor of magazine UserAndLINUX.
almostconnecticut.net: Is it melodramatic to say that Linux Mint 12 has been the most anticipated distribution of the year? Maybe, maybe not. But I was certainly looking forward to it: