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Desktop Linux: the final frontier

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theregister.co.uk: Depending on who you talk to, 40 to 75 per cent of the world’s web servers are Linux-based. That is some serious market penetration. But even in organisations running Linux on their servers the operating system is on just 20 per cent of desktops.

The rise and fall of CentOS

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2ndquadrant.com: When RedHat switched to a modified business model as part of their rebranding for RedHat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) in 2002, I parted ways with using their distribution at home. Shortly afterwards, CentOS Linux became available as another RHEL-derived option. The glory days for CentOS were the spring of 2007.

HP Pavillion dm1-3105ez

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Hardware

zdnet.co.uk/blogs: Let me say that I don't need any "check Linux compatibility before you buy" lectures. I know what I am doing. How does it do with Linux?

Zenwalk 7: Shall We DANCE?

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mandrivachronicles.blogspot: Five days ago, I wrote about my epic fail trying to install Zenwalk 7 to my netbook, a system already running several Linux distros. I was not prepared to face the install but, as I promised, after doing some reading, I am ready to give it another go. Zenwalk 7, shall we dance?

Adventures in Chakra Linux

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linuxblog.darkduck: My previous post was devoted to my attempts to run Chakra Linux on my laptop in Live mode. Neither CD nor Unetbootin'ed flash drive worked. Then decided to look for an answer to my doubts on Chakra Linux's official web page. Did it work?

Slacking the South African Way: Meeting Kongoni GNU/Linux!

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linuxmigrante.blogspot: I had been wanting to try some Slackware based distro for some time. Why? If you say you like Linux and haven't tried Slackware, the oldest GNU/Linux alive (yes! Ubuntu is NOT the oldest, for the record! Tongue), you are missing your roots. Not enough reason, you say?

Winning: Q&A with Jim Whitehurst, Red Hat CEO

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Interviews

cbronline.com: Red Hat's CEO Jim Whitehurst is on track to see the company pass the billion-dollar annual revenue marker. Jason Stamper speaks to him.

What's new in Linux 2.6.39

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h-online.com: The latest Linux kernel offers drivers for AMD's current high-end graphics chips and ipsets that simplify firewall implementation and maintenance. The Ext4 file system and the block layer are now said to work faster and offer improved scalability. Hundreds of new or improved drivers enhance the kernel's hardware support.

Red Hat releases Enterprise Linux 6.1

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theinquirer.net: CORPORATE LINUX VENDOR Red Hat has released Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) 6.1 with numerous security updates and patches.

Fedora 15 Goes Gold

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  • My Fedora 15 Pre-release experience
  • Red Hat Recognized as Top Support Website
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