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|Story||Three new features coming in Linux Mint 15||srlinuxx||19/12/2012 - 4:58pm|
|Story||Top 10 Things Ubuntu Is Doing Right||matthartley||19/12/2012 - 9:04am|
|Story||The 5 Most Important Linux Projects of 2012||srlinuxx||19/12/2012 - 1:36am|
|Story||Another Foundation Pops Up - The Krita Foundation||srlinuxx||19/12/2012 - 1:34am|
|Story||Chumby developer building open source laptop||srlinuxx||19/12/2012 - 1:32am|
|Story||12 Days of Christmas: What open source has given us||srlinuxx||18/12/2012 - 1:00am|
|Story||KDE vs. Gnome system management||srlinuxx||18/12/2012 - 12:56am|
|Story||Stallman and Ubuntu: Sticks and Stones and a Blogosphere Brawl||srlinuxx||18/12/2012 - 12:49am|
|Story||Fifteen years of KDE||srlinuxx||17/12/2012 - 9:42pm|
|Story||The difference between Ubuntu and Gentoo||srlinuxx||17/12/2012 - 9:40pm|
kernelTRAP: Linux creator Linus Torvalds announced the official release of the 2.6.22 kernel, "it's out there now (or at least in the process of mirroring out - if you don't see everything, give it a bit of time)." He summarized the changes since 2.6.22-rc7.
Musings of an anonymous geek: For the past 6 weeks, I’ve been leading a secret double life. By day, I’m a mild mannered system/network/database admin in academia. I also write some PHP, Perl, and Python code. By night, however, I’m an author and editor. My latest project is bigger than most. In fact, it’s an entire magazine. Devoted to Python.
ZDNet: Microsoft is extremely keen to avoid "legal debate" over whether its recent partnerships with Linux firms such as Novell, Xandros, and Linspire, mean Redmond must assume any of the new licenses' legal obligations.
Linux on the desktop: As promised a good download link for LinuX-gamers Live DVD and a brief overview is given. Shuttleworth – KDE, GNOME and OpenOffice should have a common and regular release cycle.
Pine Bluff Commercial: Magnolia native Mitch Bradley is working on a project that could revolutionize education and society as a whole in the Third World.
guardian blogs: The in-jokes are not going to get too many people rolling in the aisles, but a link from the Direct2Dell blog to this YouTube news report shows more humour than most people might expect.
EveryFlavorBean: Sun released the second version of Solaris Express Developer Edition(SXDE) in June this year. I received my Solaris Express Developer Edition 5/07 DVD a week ago and wanted to try it out in VMWare. I will eventually install it on a real machine to find out its hardware compatibility.
some blog: To me Ubuntu has the edge. The CD cover design on the left is just one of the many variations that are centered on the same idea. Ubuntu has the courage to associate human faces to a software.
computerworld: Free Software Foundation (FSF) leader Richard Stallman said at the launch of version 3 of the General Public License (GPLv3) late last month that businesses are “foolish” not to adopt non-proprietary technologies.
desktoplinux: When Dell first announced that it would be releasing Ubuntu Linux-powered consumer desktops and laptops, some people saw it as more of a stunt than a serious business move. They were wrong. Dell has already expanded its consumer Linux line, and now it has announced that it will soon be offering Ubuntu Linux systems outside of the United States and for new businesses.
phoronix: It's now time that the GeForce 6 series moves on with NVIDIA having recently introduced the NVIDIA GeForce 7025 and 7050 with the nForce 630a as the replacement for the GeForce 6100 and 6150 with the nForce 410/430. We have decided to look at the NVIDIA GeForce 7050 today as we compare it to the GeForce 6150 and test it in a variety of Linux graphics benchmarks.
simonsspace: This weekend I decided to take the plunge and install a Linux distro on my notebook PC. The reason I not done so already is because this particular notebook is well documented as being problematic under Linux.
This article shows how to install and configure ModSecurity (version 2) for use with Apache2 on a Debian Etch system. ModSecurity is an Apache module that provides intrusion detection and prevention for web applications.
linuxgames.com: The OpenArena team has released version 0.7.0 of their GPL'd Quake 3-a-like with the ioquake3 engine. We've done a lot of stuff for this release, so this is our biggest release ever.
nixcraft: Bash / CSH shell offers command history feature. Most of you may be aware and using of UP / DOWN arrow keys to recall previous commands. History expansions introduce words from the history list into the input stream.
ubuntu-tutorials.com: In this tutorial I’ll outline installing, configuring and using ESMTP to handle your outgoing mail. This will allow you to send your email, via Mutt, through gmail, your ISP, or some other mail relay that you have access to.
Slackware is the oldest surviving Linux distribution; its first version came out in 1993. Version 12 was recently released. As its Wikipedia entry notes, it's got a reputation for sacrificing ease-of-use (in terms of configuration and package management tools provided by the distribution) in favor of letting the end user configure the system and its software by herself.
DPofD: QEMU lets you emulate a machine —in other words, you can run a virtual computer on top of your real computer. This makes it perfect for trying and testing the latest release of a distribution, running older operating systems, or just testing.
Matt Asay: The notion of "transparency" that comes with applying an OSS style to one's business model makes for more than a slick marketing slide. It permeates the software company's culture and drastically transforms relationships across-the-board.
CBR: Gianugo Rabellino suggests that while it is good news that significant amounts are being invested in open source vendors, there has been a decrease in the amount of funds invested in Series A rounds, suggesting that “the VC industry has filled the checkerboard and has moved to something else as far as startups are concerned”.