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Story More Details On Unigine's OilRush Game srlinuxx 04/09/2010 - 11:07pm
Story GTK Impression – Scrollbars srlinuxx 04/09/2010 - 11:06pm
Story Maturing as a Linux Systems Administrator srlinuxx 04/09/2010 - 11:03pm
Story Ubuntu 10.10 sneak peak srlinuxx 04/09/2010 - 11:01pm
Story No 64-bit version of Firefox 4.0? srlinuxx 04/09/2010 - 5:30pm
Story September 2010 Issue of The PCLinuxOS Magazine srlinuxx 04/09/2010 - 1:38pm
Story KDE SC 4.5 – Desktop Activities Exposed srlinuxx 04/09/2010 - 1:35pm
Story Ubuntu 10.10 Beta Screenshots srlinuxx 04/09/2010 - 1:29pm
Story today's leftovers: srlinuxx 04/09/2010 - 4:49am
Story some howtos: srlinuxx 04/09/2010 - 4:48am

Rawstudio: A fast and light RAW photo converter

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Software

Rawstudio is an open source, GTK+-based RAW photo converter. It takes a straightforward approach -- no outside-the-box interface designs, no fancy frills. The result is an easy-to-use application that is stable enough for everyday usage, even though it is still undergoing constant development.

Two Signs of the Time

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Linux

Two useful indicators of the increasing viability of Linux on the desktop; one personal, one public. The public one is the imminent announcement of preinstalled Linux on Dell Desktop machines, combined with the news that Vista is foundering enough for OEMs to fall back to XP.

Firefox: Necessity Or Necessary Evil?

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Moz/FF

After today Mozilla will no longer be maintaining Firefox 1.5 — Firefox 2.0 has arrived. But even as Firefox continues to move forward some users are starting to worry about the future of the popular web browser.

My thoughts on Ubuntu Feisty Fawn

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Ubuntu

So with all the excitement about the new release of Ubuntu Feisty Fawn I decided to give it a shot. While I am a big fan of open source software and my servers are usually nix boxes I have tried a couple times and gave up (once was redhat, the other was mandrake 9). Ubuntu is touted as having the best out of the box experience so I figured I would give it a try.

Eben Moglen leaving the FSF board

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OSS

Eben Moglen has posted a weblog entry on what he will be doing once the GPLv3 process stops dominating his life. "As I return to teaching at Columbia I need to concentrate more of my remaining spare time and effort on the affairs of the Software Freedom Law Center.

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