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November 2005

Mutagenix 2.6.14.2-1 Reviewed

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Mutagenix has always been one of Tuxmachines favorite pet projects and when they released version 2.6.14.2, we just had to take a look.

Mutagenix 2.6.14.2-1 Available Package List

a52dec-0.7.4-i486-3frg [inst=no]: a52dev (AC-3 decoder library)
abiword-2.4.1-i486-1frg [inst=no]: abiword (AbiWord Personal)
aiksaurus-1.2.1-i486-2frg [inst=no]: aiksaurus
anjuta-2.0.1-i486-2frg [inst=no]: anjuta
at-spi-1.6.6-i486-1frg [inst=no]: at-spi
atk-1.10.3-i486-1frg [inst=no]: atk
audiofile-0.2.6-i486-2frg [inst=no]: audiofile (audio support library)
autogen-5.7.2-i486-2frg [inst=no]: autogen
avidemux-2.0.42-i486-2frg [inst=no]: avidemux
avifile-0.7_0.7.43-i486-3frg [inst=no]: avifile
bakery-2.3.15-i486-2frg [inst=no]: bakery
balsa-2.3.4-i486-3frg [inst=no]: balsa
banshee-0.9.11.1-i486-2frg [inst=no]: banshee

Mutagenix 2.6.14.2-1 Installed Package List

aaa_base-10.2.0-noarch-2 [inst=yes]: aaa_base (Basic Linux filesystem package)
aaa_elflibs-10.2.0-i486-3 [inst=yes]: aaa_elflibs (shared libraries needed by many programs)
acpid-1.0.4-i486-2 [inst=yes]: acpid (ACPI daemon)
alsa-driver-1.0.9b_2.4.31-i486-1 [inst=yes]: alsa-driver (Advanced Linux Sound Architecture drivers)
alsa-lib-1.0.9-i486-1 [inst=yes]: alsa-lib (Advanced Linux Sound Architecture library)
alsa-oss-1.0.9-i486-1 [inst=yes]: alsa-oss (library/wrapper to use OSS programs with ALSA)
alsa-utils-1.0.9a-i486-2 [inst=yes]: alsa-utils (Advanced Linux Sound Architecture utilities)

A chat with Michael Evans of Red Hat

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Linux

A group of companies are working to create a $100 laptop that could be distributed to the impoverished around the globe. Michael Evans, is overseeing the involvement Red Hat spoke with staff writer Jonathan B. Cox.

The CIA now has its own bloggers

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Security

In a bow to the rise of Internet-era secrets hidden in plain view, the agency has started hosting Web logs with the latest information on topics.

Lend your voice to a good cause: LibriVox

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Misc

LibriVox is a totally volunteer, open source, free content, public domain project that strives to make all books in the public domain available, for free, in audio format, on the internet.

Meet Bergen's top cyber cop

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Misc

Working in a cramped cubicle in the 18-member Police Department, was Andrew Donofrio, a young sergeant who had made computer forensics a part-time hobby.

Henry's Damn Small Review

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My name is Henry the Adequate, and I am a superhero.

Now that I am also a computer expert it is only right that I share my experience with those less fortunate, who do not have access to the powers of my enormous brain. To that end I present my first distro review...

KDE 3.5 Unannounced

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KDE
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Although 3.5.0 is unofficially released as RC2 temporarily while final tagging occurs, it thinks it's final. It states in all the about's and in the control center that it is indeed 3.5.0, as well as in the tarball name and svn directories. It's not announced yet, but it was said that rc2 will be renamed to final if no real showstoppers appear. I've only had one little problem myself, so I suspect an announcement probably next week. Here a little sneak peak.

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