Although similar to Indicator MultiLoad, a tool we featured in our list of 11 must-have Ubuntu power-ups, SysMonitor eschews fancier graphical touches, like usage graphs and theming options. Instead, the app offers a more extensible approach by letting users add and display custom sensor commands.
We discussed the future of the Empathy IM client used as the default chat application in the GNOME desktop environment and many popular Linux distributions that rely on GNOME packages, such as Ubuntu, a couple of weeks ago.
The final version of QEMU 2.3.0, an open source machine emulator and virtualizer software for GNU/Linux operating systems, was announced today, April 27, by the QEMU development team, through Michael Roth.
Audio on Linux is pretty complex. Everything interacts with the Pulse Audio Sound Server. Many different audio devices and programs all communicate with your speaker system from there. Everything is nice and usually sounds great – at least for the most part.
The Git development team has announced the immediate availability for download of the seventh maintenance release for the stable 2.3 branch of the acclaimed Git open source distributed version control system used by developers worldwide.
I tested Devede in Ubuntu 15.04, and the installation went without a hitch, but there is a caveat. Installing the DEB files provided by the developer doesn't bring all the other required components, and I'm not talking about dependencies. The application installs just fine, and it starts, but it makes use of other components like Mplayer, VLC, and a bunch of other stuff.