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After running into Problems with Mandriva 2009.1 with my sound cutting out and making static sounds and sometimes not working at all I decided to give PCLinuxOS a try.
knowliz.com: Almost all my friends use Windows or Mac. (not many of them are geek like me.) And when I talk to them about Ubuntu (sometimes) they ask various questions.
royal.pingdom.com: The truly great thing about laptops and netbooks is that you’re not bound to your desk. You can bring them with you anywhere. Some people are taking that to the extreme, bringing their laptops with them to places where most of us wouldn’t.
stormyscorner.com: People doing everything in their browser scares me not because I think everyone should use the desktop but rather because I don't think the browser is the best user tool for doing all those things.
kdenews.org: Since KDE 4.3 has been released, various reviews have appeared on the web. The DOT had a look at some of them.
raiden.net: Pardus Linux is a distribution that likes to put a lot of "roar" in the user experience. Hailing from Turkey, it's a distribution that looks to make your desktop user experience exciting. So what does Pardus offer you that others don't? Well, let's have a look.
jdeeth.blogspot: How many computers is too many? According to me, I have a 16 port hub and I still have slots left. The flexibility of Linux means you can install a full-featured desktop, or a minimalist system.
itwire.com: Want to live in the cloud but don’t quite trust it? SourceForge's open source project of the month for August may be for you! eyeos is a self-hosted cloud operating environment for business, schools and home built in PHP.
blogs.techrepublic.com: During this discussion we discussed what it would take to create a “definitive manual” for new Linux users migrating from Windows.. It became all too clear that there is one issue at the heart. That issue? Too many choices.
This week in DistroWatch Weekly:
- Reviews: First look at Pardus Linux 2009
- News: KDE 4.3 in distributions, Mandriva "Cooker" and Sabayon Linux 5.0 updates, Yellow Dog Linux on a stick, BSD Magazine special, Open Invention Network
- Released last week: Linux Mint 7 "KDE", Arch Linux 2009.08
- Upcoming releases: OpenBSD 4.6 release notes, Ubuntu 9.10 Alpha 4
- New additions: PLoP Linux, Super OS
- New distributions: Grusha Linux, PTS Desktop Live, Scentlinux, Zencafe GNU/Linux
- Reader comments
Read more in this week's issue of DistroWatch Weekly....
theopensourcerer.com: Since I wrote about getting the Windows license fee refunded on my Asus 1008HA netbook here in the UK, there have been more examples where individuals have had some success.
techradar.com: On the back of the dotcom boom, Michael Simms ploughed £350,000 of his own money into a games company with the intention of bringing some of the most playable Windows titles to Linux.
informationweek.com: It's not the distro or even the Linux kernel that matter. It's the things made with Linux -- the servers, smartphones, netbooks, and other mobile devices.
itnewstoday.com: I just built my own Linux distribution through my browser. It can be ran as a Live CD or installed on your system. No, you did read that correctly. I actually used Firefox to build my own SUSE-based distro.
Also: Hands on with SUSE Studio
zdnet.com: I’ve been watching, and involved with, LinuxWorld Expo since the very early days. As with other operating system focused conferences in the past, the conference has had its glory days and then faced a declining interest from sponsors and attendees.
pclinuxonline.com: There were a lot of updates to the PCLinuxOS repository last week. Here is a list of interesting updates and new packages.
- How to create VirtualBox virtual machines from Command line
- disable the touchpad in Ubuntu
- Regenerate SSL certificate and Reset MySQL root password on Ubuntu 9.04
- Disable Pango to Get a Faster Firefox
- Dim your GNOME screen at dark
- Customizing and Enabling Metacity's extra features - Compositing Manager
- Nagios & Ubuntu 9.04 – Part 3
- Electronic whiteboard for Linux (ubuntu)
- Map your network with Zenmap
- Merging Tux3 Into The Mainline Linux Kernel
- Debian LiveCD with KDE 4.3.0
- Ubuntu it is
- Fun with the new Conky 184.108.40.206
- Microsoft CEO belittles Apple and Linux in one speech
daniweb.com: Linux distributions could use a boost in a few different areas, specifically these five: Virtualization, Graphics, Games, Point-of-Sale and Education.
artipc10.vub.ac.be: There were a lots of package updates in Mandriva Cooker during the last two weeks, amongst others because of rebuilds of all Perl packages. Currently a complete rebuild of all packages in the Main repository is going on. Here’s a list of some more interesting changes: