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|Story||What's new in Ubuntu Desktop 12.10||srlinuxx||18/10/2012 - 11:34pm|
|Story||Snowlinux 3.1 Review: Now Crystal got even better!||srlinuxx||18/10/2012 - 11:31pm|
|Story||How Much Swap?||srlinuxx||18/10/2012 - 7:19pm|
|Story||Not the Runty Raccoon, the Rufflered Rhino or (even) the Randall Ross||srlinuxx||18/10/2012 - 6:54pm|
|Story||Should Linux Take a Lesson From Apple?||srlinuxx||18/10/2012 - 4:24pm|
|Story||Ubuntu search fix leaves prime critic unsatisfied||srlinuxx||18/10/2012 - 4:22pm|
|Story||today's leftovers:||srlinuxx||18/10/2012 - 3:22am|
|Story||An Interview With Curtis Olson of Flightgear||srlinuxx||18/10/2012 - 12:29am|
|Story||Ubuntu Linux 12.10 review: Better, but slower||srlinuxx||18/10/2012 - 12:26am|
|Story||Freeplane: Solid Mind Mapping but You May Need a Map||srlinuxx||17/10/2012 - 10:25pm|
linux.com: The Fedora distribution has a reputation for innovation, and the new Fedora 9, released today, is no exception. But for Paul W. Frields, who became Fedora project leader in February, what distinguishes the release is less the technology than the community that supports it, and how the technology contributes to the larger free software world.
desktoplinux.com: Linux Game Publishing has announced a Linux port of "Sacred Gold," an action role-playing game first published for Windows three years ago. The U.K.-based game publisher plans to ship the title in August of this year, priced at 27 GBP (~ $50).
linuxdesk.wordpress: It’s installed by default in Ubuntu Hardy 8.04 and works fabulously! Totem Movie Player now includes a plug-in for searching and playing You Tube videos without leaving the player and without Flash.
ubuntu-tutorials.com: I’m sure many of you have heard by this point that there is a reported vulnerability in openSSL and openSSH. Security patches have been deployed to the Ubuntu archives so the first step is to, of course, apply any security patches available. Am I Affected?
- Customising Firefox 3
- Flock 1.2 Beta Includes Digg Integration
- Mozilla Developer News May 13
itproportal.com: Many IT professionals can’t seem to shake off the belief that OSS is inherently risky unreliable and complex. I am going to examine the most common of these perceptions to highlight how the facts are very often the exact opposite to what people believe.
downloadsquad.com: All right, let's quit the touchy-feely psycho-babble talk. There is a lot written about choosing distributions, desktops, and other fun stuff that comes with Linux. But how do you really know if it's something you want to invest time in trying at all?
blogs.zdnet.com: ReactOS is an implementation of Windows Server 2003, still in alpha stage, and very interesting. But it is no threat to Windows. None at all. Especially compared with Linux. Here's why.
oooninja.com: Let's compare these laws against OpenOffice.org to see which law wins. We'll measure the installed disk usage of OpenOffice.org for Linux in English as built by Sun Microsystems. The size of OpenOffice.org installation over time fits a linear equation with R2 = 0.858 and an expoential curve with R2 = 0.876: that means it is predictable like Kryder's Law.
penguinpetes.com: Have you noticed that the differences in major computer platforms really do seem to make them like different countries? The different ways we do things like run system tasks, open files, shut down and restart, have different file formats and character schemes and default fonts.
- Fedora 9 Released with KDE 4.0.3
- Fedora 9 Gives Ubuntu a Run For Its Money
- Hats off to Fedora 9
- Red Hat lives on the edge with Fedora 9
- First Look at Sulphur, Fedora 9
- Promoting Fedora the Blurbuntoo way
- Kubuntu KDE4 Remix: An Ubuntu User’s View
- 5 types of people who should be using Ubuntu
- Week 1 with Ubuntu 8.04LTS
freesoftwaremagazine.com: You’ve read how Microsoft drove its tank through the international standardization process last year and this year, finally winning ISO approval for its legacy OOXML format. The OOXML event proved that we’re in a real fight, and that money and power can break down the existing polite rules and agreements that constitute the international standardization process.
Matt Asay: If anyone out there persists in believing that Linux isn't ready for serious prime time, NYSE Euronext's dependence on Red Hat should finally lay that silly notion to rest.
Matthew Aslett: There is a small, but growing, list of VCs that clearly understand the open source development and distribution models and the long-term profit potential of open source software vendors. Can the same be said of individual and institutional investors buying and selling shares in publicly traded software companies?
- Application of the Day - katapult
- Kumblr - a Lightweight Tumblr Client for KDE
- Critical security update for openssl
- vnstat - Command Line Tool to check how much bandwidth you use
- Make synaptic package manager use gtk theme
- Review: CNR
fedoraproject.org: Fedora 9 was released today just six months after Fedora 8 was released. It comes in a variety of “spins” with improved networking and eyecandy.
ubuntu-unleashed.com: Here is a collection of gnome panel applets that I have found in the repositories, installed applets can be viewed and added to your gnome panel via right click on an empty panel space then click "Add to Panel"
blogs.ittoolbox.com: The Linux kernel is the beating heart of any Linux distribution. It is a strange and complex beast and to many people somewhat mystical in nature. I intend to shed light on some of that mystical shroud and show how simple and easy compiling a Linux kernel really is.
linux.com: Are you looking for a free and open source music player that you can use no matter which operating system you boot or switch to during the day? Meet aTunes, a small competitor to both Amarok and Apple's iTunes. Its name sounds like a hybrid of the two, and it tries to have a unique combination of the best of both user experiences.