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|Story||Five things to like About Debian 7.0 'Wheezy'||srlinuxx||08/05/2013 - 5:03am|
|Story||To the space station and beyond with Linux||srlinuxx||1||07/05/2013 - 11:54pm|
|Story||Best Linux photo editors||srlinuxx||07/05/2013 - 8:45pm|
|Story||Red Hat CEO: We don't need Microsoft to succeed||srlinuxx||07/05/2013 - 8:34pm|
|Story||Linux still "benchmark of quality" in this year's Coverity Scan||srlinuxx||07/05/2013 - 8:32pm|
|Story||5 Linux Distributions With Fastest Boot Speeds||srlinuxx||06/05/2013 - 4:31pm|
|Story||DistroWatch Weekly, Issue 506||srlinuxx||06/05/2013 - 4:29pm|
|Story||Debian 7.0 is Finally Here||srlinuxx||06/05/2013 - 4:27pm|
|Story||some leftovers:||srlinuxx||06/05/2013 - 4:59am|
|Blog entry||Ubuntu 13.04 raring to go on Acer C7 Chromebook||fieldyweb||04/05/2013 - 2:49pm|
datamation: The numbers, clearly, point to a major industry trend. Recent reports showing dramatic Linux job growth reflects a multi-year trend, says Paul Melde, Dice’s VP of technology. “I think what it really shows is continued strength in Linux job growth numbers,”
linux.com: One of the things Red Hat CEO Matthew Szulik loses sleep over is the digital divide, especially when it comes to children. He wanted to do something about the disparity in the availability of computing resources and skills between social classes, so he set aside corporate funds to create Red Hat High, a week-long technology summer camp for eighth- and ninth-grade students.
linux-watch: When the news broke about it being impossible to use Linux as a screen name on the Xbox 360 it sounded like such a Microsoft thing to do. Alas, the real reason why you can't use Linux as a screen name is much more mundane.
lxpages.com: Since we know that many of our visitors are Firefox users, we’ve compiled a huge list of Firefox tips, tricks and tutorials to boost browsing performance and more efficient.
adamw: We pushed 2008 RC1 today. There’s been a ton of bug fixing since Beta 2, so this should be quite a lot better. Cooker has been very busy lately: a couple of major changes have happened.
Also: Mandriva Linux 2008 RC1 released
cybernet: OpenOffice.org 2.3 is on the home stretch with the first Release Candidate being made available today. It’s been over 5-months since OpenOffice.org 2.2 was released, and I’m sure most users will be welcoming this update with open arms.
internetnews: Eudora is back. Well, almost. Qualcomm's Eudora e-mail client is taking its first steps in a comeback attempt with the beta release of Eudora 8.
tombuntu: VirtualBox is open source virtualization software similar to VMware. I wanted to run a virtual Ubuntu LAMP server for testing, but I ran into a problem with VirtualBox.
Also: Ubuntu Screencasts: Getting Help
kernelTRAP: "Most are aware of the little puppies (lguest32, or simply lguest, or in some circles "rustyvisor"). But this time the puppies ate a bit too much. No more lean and mean puppies, now we got big fat lazy ones. Running on the hardware that's too lazy to do full virtualization. Yes, lguest now runs on x86_64!"
computerworld: A security researcher has found a serious vulnerability in an aging yet widely used software program used for the Internet's addressing system, prompting the software's maintainers to retire the affected version.
Dana Blankenhorn: The real question Linux advocates need to answer is this. Can you go Microsoft-free and still get your work done?
zdnet: The French Ministry for Education has migrated 2,500 servers across its 30 local education authorities to Red Hat Enterprise Linux, as part of a strategy to invest in open-source solutions and avoid proprietary software lock-ins.
Also: Asian open source continues marching ahead
the inquirer: MICROSOFT'S LOSS yesterday in the ISO/IEC JTC1 vote on fast-track approval of OOXML wasn't as close as it might have been, but that doesn't mean that the threat that Microsoft might yet succeed in imposing OOXML on the world is over. ISO issued a press release that summarized the results of the vote on OOXML.
the register: Welcome to Episode 1 of Open Season - the freshest of Meat Casts dedicated to open source software and related technology. With this first episode, we talk about Microsoft's attempts to live the open source lifestyle, the apocalyptic horrors of Web 2.0 and its effect on the open source lifestyle and Oracle's issues with open source eroticism or simply open source schisms.
lkmltimes: Only four days later Michal Piotrowski does it again: “Hi, Completely Fair Scheduling [CFS] is really good thing, but if you want the best performance for certain application you need to tune up some things. DeskOpt is designed to help.
informationweek: Citing the results of its "CIO Pulse" quarterly survey, investment firm UBS said Tuesday that the rapid rate of adoption of the Linux operating system by businesses is likely to slow in the next year.
Also: Is Linux Adoption Slowing Down?
freesoftware mag: Today, everyone uses a different instant messenger. Your boss may use Lotus Sametime, your colleague AIM, your friend Google Talk, and your kid Yahoo! Messenger. Many of these are proprietary and Windows-only (two big minuses for GNU/Linux users). Luckily, the free software world has an alternative that enables users to chat with users of all of these programs (and many more). It is called Pidgin.
liquidat: As already mentioned the new VirtualBox features seamless integration of Windows guest windows with Linux hosts. While I do not have a Windows copy at my hands at the moment a friend of mine made some screenshots and told me about his experiences.
cybernet: One of the major reasons Firefox is approaching 400 million downloads is because of how customizable the browser is thanks to extensions. In a way Firefox extensions are bittersweet, because they can provide some unique and useful features, but at the same time they can cause some unwanted problems.
revilinux.org: Ark Linux is a distribution mainly aimed towards desktop use. Two versions are available for download, Ark Linux Home which is a cd for a complete linux desktop and Ark Linux Live, a bootable CD that will launch Ark Linux without the need to install it.