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|Story||DistroWatch Weekly, Issue 443||srlinuxx||13/02/2012 - 8:26pm|
|Story||Can Linux Mint 12, Cinnamon Spice Up the Open Source Mix?||srlinuxx||13/02/2012 - 8:23pm|
|Story||A Yellow Flag for Red Hat's Growth?||srlinuxx||13/02/2012 - 8:21pm|
|Story||Do Linux Novelty Desktops Threaten Linux Adoption?||srlinuxx||13/02/2012 - 8:19pm|
|Story||Canonical Targets Business Desktops with a New Ubuntu Linux Remix||srlinuxx||13/02/2012 - 8:17pm|
|Blog entry||What the difference a distro release makes..||fieldyweb||12/02/2012 - 7:36pm|
|Blog entry||What options for a computer Desktop in 2012||fieldyweb||12/02/2012 - 4:08pm|
|Story||Nine Rules for Designing a Linux Desktop||srlinuxx||11/02/2012 - 3:00am|
|Story||Travelling with Linux - A Survival Kit||srlinuxx||1||11/02/2012 - 2:57am|
|Story||PC-BSD 9 review – to FreeBSD what Ubuntu is to Debian||srlinuxx||11/02/2012 - 2:57am|
expresscomputeronline.com: Things are looking good for the proponents of Open Source software on all fronts—even the desktop.
- Flock woos Netscape users with its social skills
- EeeXubuntu Booting Great from SDHC on Asus EEE PC
- A Microsoft secret plan for Yahoo's open source?
- No Download iPlayer for GNU/Linux in 2008
- New consulting company gambles on KOffice demand
- Compiz 0.7.0 Adds Multi-Display Support
- Splitting Files
- Python for Bash scripters: A well-kept secret
- checkinstall - trace your .tar.gz installations
- Google Spreadsheets Form Feature is Fantastic!
- Open Source Gets a Wall Street Boost
- Is Linus Torvalds even speaking for Linux anymore?
- OpenOffice And Understanding User Work Flow
- Linux development platform makes the carrier grade
- why do ubuntu users become arch users?
- Become independent of the system tray using conky
- Why Novell should become the center of the open source .NET universe
- KDE rules
Aaron Seigo: Most of the reviews i read or listen to about kde4 tend to focus on the "4 hour tour" stuff. If I were a journalist at this point i'd realize that this has already been done to death and I'd try looking for something that hasn't already been said.
Also: gwenview: falling in love all over again
zdnet.com.au: Linus Torvalds is the star guest at Australia's annual Linux conference. ZDNet.com.au once again took a video crew to Melbourne in January and caught up with the man behind Linux.
techthrob.com: This week Canonical, the company behind Ubuntu Linux, announced a partnership with Parallels, making the Parallels Workstation virtualization software is now available to download and install in Ubuntu Linux. This makes four different virtualization programs -- three of which are installable via the package repositories -- that run on Ubuntu Linux. This article compares the four virtualization products available.
mozilla.org: As part of Mozilla Corporation’s ongoing stability and security update process, Firefox 18.104.22.168 is now available for Windows, Mac, and Linux. We strongly recommend that all Firefox users upgrade to this latest release.
polishlinux.org: Looking for a lightweight, solid and powerful little laptop that works with GNU/Linux? Me too. I have bad news: it doesn’t not exist. Thinkpad X61s seems close, however. Here is my (success?) story about getting it to work with Ubuntu and Fedora with some tips and tweaks to save you time and patience.
linux.com: Subtitles may not mean much for the English-speaking part of the world, but for the rest of us, they are the difference between truly enjoying a movie or just watching the screen, trying to decipher the events. From editing to ripping to converting, here is a list of some useful tools.
tech.blorge.com: In contrast with most of its competition, Damn Small Linux (DSL) is an operating system where megabytes are still meaningful. Compare that to Windows Vista’s minimum 20 gigabyte footprint and the line in the sand becomes obvious.
blogs.computerworld.com: As a computer-oriented Australian planning a six week trip to Canada and the USA, I was dreading the prospect of long-term lack of access to a computer. Enter the ASUS Eee PC.
daytondailynews.com: You've looked at the newest Dell XPS, maybe a spiffy HP Pavillion. You've surfed over to Apple's Web store to drool over the powerful, stylish machines of Steve Jobs. But there's a problem: You're broke. There's still hope.
infoworld.com: Whitehurst, 40, has big shoes to fill in replacing Szulik, the man who took a small, unknown company and turned it into a savvy business competitor that made Linux a household name. Whitehurst spoke with IDG News Service this week about the key findings of his first month on the job and where he thinks Red Hat should focus its attention.
blog.wired.com: The phone call from Nina Reiser's cell phone was placed to her estranged husband, Hans Reiser -- the popular Linux programmer who is accused of killing her, according to testimony here Thursday.
duncan.mac-vicar.com: We have been working hard to get package management stack changes in so we can have them in one of the next alphas. This new level of performance would allow us to bring package management on openSUSE not to the smart or yum level, but a complete new generation ahead.
adamw’s blog: I’ve been planning for a while to buy a new desktop, replacing the laptop I’ve been using mainly due to a few irritants with the laptop. In the end, though, I’ve decided to try and address these problems with the existing system, which is really a fine system if I can just deal with these things.
- Hidden Linux : Tab-completion
- Take screenshots of movie with Movie Thumbnailer
- FreeBSD Set Speed Duplex For My NIC
- Installing MySQL 5.1 on Kubuntu/Ubuntu
- Optimizing Ubuntu II
- A three step process for clean url's in Drupal for Debian Lenny
- KDE 4.0: Add More Widgets for Your Desktop
- Regular expressions in OpenOffice.org Calc functions
linux.com: If you've dabbled even a little bit with security matters, you know that giving root rights or the root password to a common user is a bad idea. But what do you do if a user has a valid need to do something that absolutely requires root rights? The answer is simple: use sudo to grant the user the needed permissions without letting him have the root password, and limit access to a minimum.
itwire.com: One look at Matthew Garrett and you start wondering: is this the guy who caused such a big furore in the FOSS community in September 2006 when he made plain his reasons for leaving the Debian GNU/Linux project after four years as a developer?
simplyjat.blogspot: VectorLinux is a Linux distribution for the x86 platform based on Slackware which aims to be user-friendly. According to the project website: Speed, performance, stability -- these are attributes that set Vector Linux apart in the crowded field of Linux distributions.
royal.pingdom.com: To say that there were some noise on the Web when Sun recently bought MySQL for $1 billion would be an understatement, to say the least. It’s the largest open source deal ever, and the latest in a series of large open source acquisitions. Here are the seven largest deals that we could find the numbers for: