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cybernetnews.com: Video tutorials are one of the easiest ways to figure out how to do something and for many people making the switch to Linux is one of the hardest things to do. So, why not make a bunch of video tutorials for Linux to make things a little easier?
This week in DistroWatch Weekly:
- Feature: Package management
- News: openSUSE defends KDE 4, Mandriva cancels alpha release, Debian completes Lenny's security support, Ubuntu unveils MID edition, Zenwalk's J.-P. Guillemin, Acer Aspire One, Linux rescue CDs
- Released last week: CentOS 5.2, Pardus Linux 2008, Parsix GNU/Linux 1.5r0
- Upcoming releases: Ubuntu 8.04.1
- New distributions: F-Secure Rescue CD
- Reader comments
Read more in this week's issue of DistroWatch Weekly....
gather.com: Most business entrepreneurs play it safer when dealing with software than in other aspects of their dealings and the launch of Mozilla's Firefox 3.0 has highlighted the issue.
robertogaloppini.net: The pilot project to migrate schools of three Russian regions to Free Software has recently expanded its geography. Now it is possible for the schools outside of Tatarstan, Perm krai and Tomsk region to voluntarily apply for participation.
workswithu.com: The Ubuntu Developer channel has been launched on YouTube. The channel features videos about developing for Ubuntu. Currently, there are several videos featuring the current Ubuntu Developer Summit.
digitimes.com: Asustek Computer is planning to launch new Eee PC models, the 904 and 905, which have an 8.9-inch panel but use a similar chassis and keyboard as the company's 10.2-inch models, according to sources at channel vendors.
geniushackers.com/blog: I am one of Linux enthusiast like you people, and have used almost all major Linux distros in past.Currently I triple boot Windows XP/Ubuntu Feisty /PCLinuxOS 2007.I am very impressed with PCLOS 2k7, even more than i was with Ubuntu. So i though why not write something which may help other people….
adamstechblog.com: Here are a few substantial events in Linux history: 1991 - Linus Torvalds posts his first message about his free operating system resembling MINIX. He mentions that the operating system will probably never support anything other than AT-hard drives.
mmol-6453.livejournal: So I've found myself wondering why my Ubuntu disks show up under NTFS. While it's obvious in hindsight, I thought I'd share.
alternativenayk.wordpress: I had been experimenting with Crossover 6 on my Ubuntu and PCLinux with basic success. But recently, on my newly installed openSUSE 11, I though I’d try a direct WINE install of Dreamweaver 8, and guess what? It worked.
arstechnica.com: The first alpha release of Ubuntu 8.10, codenamed Intrepid Ibex, was made available on Saturday. This preliminary Intrepid prerelease includes updated packages, a new version of the Linux kernel, and an experimental new visual style.
- Ubuntu: How to Extract Audio From YouTube Video
- Convert audio files with Audio-convert-mod
- Converting your m4a music files to mp3
- Simple Cumulative Math Using Awk On Unix or Linux
- Chrooting into a Linux environment
bmc.com/blogs/steve-carl: I mentioned in that post about the test stack that I was testing OpenSUSE 11 Alpha. It has since GA'ed, so it was time to go back and have a look. Unlike Fedora 9, OpenSUSE 11 had installed fairly easily even in Alpha state. I expected the GA to be smooth, and it was.
The Ubuntu Weekly Newsletter, Issue 96 for the weeks June 22nd - June 28th, 2008 is now available. In this issue we cover: Ubuntu 8.04.1 freeze proposed, Intrepid Alpha 1 released, a new Universe contributor, Brainstorm updates, Ubuntu Women project status, new Ubuntu members, LoCo news, and Launchpad news.
ahfaeroey.wordpress: Some of you might have read my previous blog post about the attack on Exherbo’s quote database that I wrote about yesterday. As promised I am going to write a follow up post about how this was handled and what the result of the cooperation with Gentoo’s infrastructure team was.
- The first 24 hours with openSUSE 11
- Firefox 3 gets a thumbs-up from me
- Playing with Fluxbox
- 10 Reasons why i love GIMP Graphics Tool
- Project Neon: KDE 4 nightly builds
- Disable Login and Logout Sound on Ubuntu
- tweeting from the command line
- Replacing Openoffice Splash Screen
- Bypass School Internet Filters
- View A Package Changelog Entry With Aptitude or Synaptic
- Configuring Debian for UTF-8
billhiggins.us/weblog: Chief among these “things I’d like to change when I have the time” was my use of Windows XP as my operating system. So I downloaded a Ubuntu ISO CD image, burned that, backed up my data, then formatted my hard drive and installed Linux.
rfdlinux.wordpress: My broadband connection was barely 24 hours old when work began on migrating to the latest version of Ubuntu. Hardy Heron, as it’s called, is very nice on the Mini. What follows is how I did it, what I used, what worked, and what didn’t.
wamukota.blogspot: A few weeks ago I was asked to testdrive Pardus - a distro of Turkish origin. It was released on june 27 and here is my report on this distro.