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Linux Game Repository With a GUI: DJL

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Djl is an open-source (GPL licensed) game manager written in Python 2.5 for the GNU/Linux Operating Systems, inspired by Valve's Steam software for Windows for which anyone can submit games.

Dropping Compiz for Mutter (Metacity 3) compositing?

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blog.thesilentnumber.me: I'd like to ask the Ubuntu developer community to consider freeing up valuable CD space by removing Compiz and just using Mutter (Metacity 3) compositing in the default installation for Ubuntu 10.04 LTS, Lucid Lynx.

Ubuntu Linux - To love and to hate

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sinaisix.blogspot.com: Ubuntu Linux is, arguably, the most popular Linux distro around today, with millions of people who deeply love it. There are some people however, who, for some reasons, do not just want to hear the mention of Ubuntu.

Ubuntu 10.04: A Closer Look

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workswithu.com: Canonical CEO Mark Shuttleworth announced objectives for Ubuntu 10.04, a.k.a “Lucid Lynx,” to attendees of the Atlanta Linux Fest (more conference coverage) last week. Here’s a look.

Linux Lands on Panasonic Toughbooks

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thevarguy.com: Ubuntu Linux is now available on Panasonic Toughbooks — those rugged devices typically found in harsh environments and vertical markets like health care, transportation, real estate and insurance.

The need to Ubuntize people!

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roaksoax.com: Last night I was enjoying Florida’s warm night chatting with some non-techie friends, and we ended up talking about computers and OSs (Windows, MacOS, and Linux).

Ubuntu OS can Save Energy

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theenvironmentalblog.org: The kind folks at shopombligo.com wanted me to test drive one their products and tell everyone that their used and recycled laptops can help save energy and environment. I must admit that I was skeptical.

Atlanta Linux Fest: Top 9 Ubuntu Highlights

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workswithu.com: More than 600 people registered to attend Atlanta Linux Fest, which was held Sept. 19. Many of the standing-room-only sessions focused on Canonical and Ubuntu. Here are nine Ubuntu-oriented highlights from the event.

From Windows to Linux - Ubuntu & Me

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associatedcontent.com: I am a recent convert to Linux. I, like many others, was a die-hard fan of Windows. Anyway, last year I was having problems with my laptop -- So I decided to be daring and switch to Linux.

Ubuntu Weekly Newsletter #160

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Welcome to the Ubuntu Weekly Newsletter, Issue #160 for the week September 13th - Septenber 19th, 2009 is available.

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