lowendmac.com: I've been a Mac user since 2006, and for good reason - nothing compares to the build quality and attention to detail Apple puts into its products. Still, I'm beginning to get this half-sinking/half-exhilarating feeling that the next big thing is Ubuntu (pronounced oo-boon-too) Linux. And why not?
- System76's 'Serval Professional Serves Up a Powerful Ubuntu Laptop
- System 76 brings Sandy Bridge to Ubuntu with Gazelle and Serval laptops
This document describes how to install a PureFTPd server that uses virtual users from a MySQL database instead of real system users. This is much more performant and allows to have thousands of ftp users on a single machine. In addition to that I will show the use of quota and upload/download bandwidth limits with this setup. Passwords will be stored encrypted as MD5 strings in the database.
lifehacker.com.au: Getting Ubuntu running on your PC is pretty straightforward, and most of its features are fairly obvious if you’ve been used to a graphical user interface like Windows or Mac OS X. Here’s a handful of tips to help you make the transition and find some useful features if you’ve started playing with Ubuntu.
j1m.net: I agree on this, and think that enabling usage of Qt in GNOME projects would be a contribution in leadership. It would be great if developers had the option of using tools like Qt Creator and Qt Quick when building applications for GNOME-based desktops (or other devices!). The question is: How do you make that happen? To me, one major consideration involves copyright.
omgubuntu.co.uk: GizChina have posted news of another new (albeit dual-booting) Ubuntu tablet.
- Ubuntu Unity Adds 2D Support in Daily Builds
- Ubuntu 11.04 switches to LibreOffice in latest daily builds
- Ubuntu Business Model – A Misunderstood Concept
- Ubuntu 11.04 Natty Narwhal - First Impressions
omgubuntu.co.uk: Long time readers or those with good memories may remember that a new – and very elegant – Ubuntu One control panel was targeted for Ubuntu 11.04. So how’s progress going?
linuxuser.co.uk: This has been an interesting year for Ubuntu with two on-schedule releases. Ubuntu community leader, Ubuntu Developer and general a good egg Dave Walker takes a look back at the last 12 months of Ubuntu…
linuxforu.com: Desktop environments are wonderful in the way they just work. The complexity of what is happening ‘below the hood’ is well hidden from us. Looking at the various netbook options, I was curious to understand what it involved to create or modify a netbook desktop experience.