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|Story||mpreaper: keep your temp files under control||srlinuxx||22/11/2009 - 2:35pm|
|Story||Some People Don't Know When To Leave Well Enough Alone||srlinuxx||5||22/11/2009 - 11:45am|
|Story||today's leftovers:||srlinuxx||22/11/2009 - 2:54am|
|Story||some howtos:||srlinuxx||21/11/2009 - 11:49pm|
|Story||Linus Torvalds - Time for a Nobel Peace Prize?||srlinuxx||3||21/11/2009 - 10:20pm|
|Story||21 Grams and a Billion Dollars||srlinuxx||21/11/2009 - 9:07pm|
|Story||Who do you trust with your data ?!||srlinuxx||21/11/2009 - 9:05pm|
|Story||Difference Between Ubuntu and Fedora||srlinuxx||21/11/2009 - 9:03pm|
|Story||Happy first time Linux users, with Mandriva 2010||srlinuxx||21/11/2009 - 6:48pm|
|Story||Planned Changes to Next Ubuntu Version 10.04||srlinuxx||21/11/2009 - 6:43pm|
Randi submits, "XtremeResources is pleased to announce the publication of a review of the SimplyMepis 3.3 Linux Distribution by our very own Steve "sjohnson" Johnson."
This is a really nice review of Mepis starting out with a little background on Warren Woodford. The review includes some
eWeek has a write up gentoo linux this morning. They say some nice things, but then "hesitate to recommend Gentoo for broad production use" because it "is for the most part a 'from source' distribution" and "the amount of time compilation requires".
Despite being under such a tight security net, the Oscars was full of excitement and a few surprises. A very few. The big winners tonight were Clint Eastwood and Million Dollar Baby with a total of seven nominations and four wins.
GameSpy is running an introduction to the Doom3 expansion pack, Resurrection of Evil, due out April 5, 2005. That's right, in just over a month, not a year and a month.
"One of the most popular sections of DOOM 3 was the ancient civilization area introduced towards the end of the game, and that's basically where the expansion begins.
The Seattle Times is running an interesting piece on a new trend of targetting children and young adults by identity thieves. They contend it's because so many years may pass before it's discovered.
Open source software seems to be becoming a buzz word and increasingly more trendy with mainstream companies.
Despite not being able to locate one word mentioned about it, seems there are source tarballs up on mirrors for KDE 3.4.0-rc1. We sure could have used an announcement on this slow news day.
"IT managers who once used Linux chiefly to support Web and file- and-print servers said at last week's LinuxWorld Conference & Expo here that they're now running key applications and databases on Linux-based systems - a sign that the open-source software is penetrating deeper into corporate enterprises."
Or is he bronze? Who will win big on Oscars night? The 77th Annual Academy Awards will be airing Sunday, February 27 at 7:pm central time on ABC? Hey, this is like the superbowl to me!
Seems "Million Dollar Baby" and "The Aviator" are the major contenders for best picture as well as their directors, Scorsese and Eastwood, for best director. Other nominees for best picture are...
"IBM is putting its corporate heft behind a popular open-source Web development technology called PHP, in a move meant to reach out to a broader set of developers."
Robin Bloor asks, "What's the difference between Edward John Smith, the Captain of the Titanic and Darl McBride, CEO and President of SCO.
Well, for one thing, Captain Smith didn't steer his doomed ship towards the iceberg, he hit it by accident."
"The KDE project is looking for a great new logo for our biggest event of the year: The KDE Developers and Users Conference 2005, also known as aKademy 2005. This logo will be seen everywhere including websites, on t-shirts and in magazines."
"Multiple vulnerabilities in two popular open-source projects-phpMyAdmin and phpBB-could put users at risk of cross-site scripting and information disclosure attacks, security researchers warned Thursday."
"NVIDIA has introduced the GeForce Go 6800 Ultra mobile GPU. Available immediately, the GeForce Go 6800 Ultra mobile GPU features unprecedented notebook gaming performance."
Nvidia expects a lot from it
"WE KNOW that Nvidia plans to introduce a new driver very soon. The company is testing the 75.90 beta driver right now."
"The FBI warned Tuesday that a computer virus is being spread through unsolicited e-mails that purport to come from the FBI."
" EBay Inc. is being sued by a Pennsylvania man who charges that it illegally forces up prices when certain high bidders raise their maximum bid to guard against last-minute offers, an attorney for the plaintiffs said on Wednesday."