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|Story||few howtos:||srlinuxx||05/12/2012 - 8:46pm|
|Story||today's leftovers:||srlinuxx||05/12/2012 - 4:42am|
|Story||Fedora 18 Sneak Peek||srlinuxx||05/12/2012 - 12:01am|
|Story||GNOME's Next Step||srlinuxx||04/12/2012 - 11:52pm|
|Story||Steve Ballmer's Nightmare... or not||srlinuxx||04/12/2012 - 10:44pm|
|Story||Linus Mellows In His Old Age… or not||srlinuxx||04/12/2012 - 10:33pm|
|Story||Linux Format 166 - Survive the zombie apocalypse!||srlinuxx||04/12/2012 - 10:31pm|
|Story||Amnesiac Incognito: Tails Secure Distro||srlinuxx||04/12/2012 - 10:21pm|
|Story||Spaceship Earth viewed through Marble||srlinuxx||04/12/2012 - 10:18pm|
|Story||Is Ubuntu Software Management User Friendly?||srlinuxx||04/12/2012 - 7:15pm|
On August 7, 2007, bannedit reported bug 187971 regarding a possible command injection vulnerability within http://packages.gentoo.org. The Infrastructure team verified the vulnerability and the server was immediately taken down to prevent further exploitation and to allow for forensic analysis.
- New tilesets for KMahjongg and KShisen
- The homogenization of the UNIX world
- Freespire 2.0: First look and impressions
- Changing lots of passwords at once
- Novell doesn't want to be the next SCO
- Musings on Gnomedex and evolution
- Oracle CEO Ellison: Open source software is no threat
- Mainframe Linux
- In Wake Of SCO Ruling, Torvalds Sticks To Kernel
- Linux looking to conquer apps, data center, edge
- Tip of the Trade: SystemImager
phoronix: The first beta of KDE 4.0 was released earlier this month and Warren Woodford of the MEPIS project has now built a version of SimplyMEPIS 7 that is based upon Debian Etch with the 32-bit and 64-bit KDE 4.0 Beta 1 packages.
linuxworld: Among the metadata maintained by most filesystems is the last file access time, or "atime." This time can be a useful value to have - it lets an administrator (or a program) know when a file was last used.
richardfcrawley: This will be an ongoing series of articles highlighting lesser known applications for Linux. This installment will review applications for health and food.
blogbeebe: Well, it's getting to be that time of the year when the next generation of Linux distributions are ripening towards release. So I went over to the openSuse site and grabbed a copy of 10.3 beta 1 and then over to the Ubuntu testing site and grabbed 7.10 Tribe (alpha) 4.
laserjock.wordpress.com: Last night I installed openSUSE 10.3 Beta1 on a spare 10GB partition I had on my laptop. I’d like to share just a few thoughts from my, maybe more developer biased, perspective:
LinuxWorld: The nonprofit Linux Foundation has unveiled the Linux Weather Forecast, a Web site aimed at giving people a better sense of the status of specific Linux kernel projects.
kernelTRAP: In an overwhelmingly large series of 556 patches, Joe Perches attempted to track down maintainers for a significant number of files within the Linux kernel source tree. He explained, "I grew weary of looking up the appropriate maintainer email address(es) to CC: for a patch", adding a new line format to the kernel MAINTAINERS file parsed by a new get_maintainer.pl script.
Linux-Watch: Once upon a time, the only thing Linux needed was great coders. That was a long time ago. Today, Linux needs excellent lawyers as well to navigate the 21st century's increasingly lawsuit-happy IT world. To address that concern, the LF (Linux Foundation) has added two top attorneys to its ranks.
LinuxInsider: Zonbu's overall goal is to vastly simplify the process of buying and using a computer. The idea is to make it not only more affordable but also much less of a hassle and much more energy efficient. However, there's a catch -- several catches, in fact. Some have to do with the machine's design and pricing, and others with its performance.
- Transferring Files Over Bluetooth using a BlackBerry Curve, Pearl, or 8800
- How to install Tor with Vidalia GUI on Ubuntu
- Privacy and Encryption with PGP : Signing and Encrypting Email / Files
- True Transparency For Raptor
- Ext3 File Systems in Windows
- Thoughts that make me go hmmm!
- Watch two kids repair the XO laptop
- LunchMeet: Ubuntu is Linux for Human Beings
heise online: Willy Tarreau, maintainer of the 2.4 kernel series, wants to continue to oversee the Linux version 2.6.20 a bit longer than the maintainers of the stable kernel series would normally have done.
Linux.com: The Sabayon Linux live DVD distribution, based on the unstable branch of Gentoo Linux, has been in development for several years and caters to a wide variety of users. Having started out with a beautiful but mainstream appearance, it now boasts one of the most unique looks in Linux and more usability options than most other distros.
FreeSoftware Mag: We know all about how powerful the GNU/Linux terminal is. However, it’s a pain to have to fire up a terminal emulator like Konsole or gnome-terminal, wait for a few seconds for it load, and then have to keep Alt-Tabbing to it. Wouldn’t it be easier to just have a terminal that automatically hides and shows itself at click of a button? Today, I’m going to look at three different terminal emulators that do just that.
Linux Online: Everyone is focusing on the death sentence that was handed to SCO last Friday. But that was really a mere formality. SCO has been dead for quite some time. Such is the fate of those who live by litigation and not by making good products.
linux.com: The Ubuntu community is seeking to get approved Local Community (LoCo) teams in all 50 states in the US by the end of this year, and it's making impressive progress.
itmanagement: Every few months, a pundit asks, "Is Linux ready for the desktop?" The implication, of course, is that it hasn't been -- at least, not until very recently. Based on a wide array of criteria, an in-depth look reveals that (like a growing number of GNU/Linux distributions) Fedora 7 takes second place to nothing -- not even Windows Vista.
techpersona: I have been able to be quiet and keep my opinions to myself but after the announcement of Lenovo offering ThinkPads with Novell’s SuSE Linux Enterprise Desktop (SLED) installed on it, I thought that it was time for me to give my opinion on it.