Language Selection

English French German Italian Portuguese Spanish

Linux

Enterprise Linux

Filed under
Linux

earthweb.com: Enterprise Linux is the open source Linux operating system used by corporate and SMB clients for servers, desktops, workstations and mobile deployments. Enterprise Linux has become increasingly popular due to cost and customizability factors.

gNewSense: Libre GNU/Linux OS

Filed under
Linux

raiden.net: In the open source world, there are two kinds of freedom. There is software that is free as in beer, a mysterious phrase that relates to something which costs no money. Less common, though, is software that fits the second type of freedom, "free as in speech".

Report: Linux adoption highest among APAC SMBs

Filed under
Linux

zdnetasia.com: Linux server adoption among small and midsize businesses (SMBs) is reportedly 25 percent higher in the Asia-Pacific region than it is in the United States.

Why Doesn't Linux Dominate in the Developing World?

Filed under
Linux

linuxinsider.com: Sure Linux is great IF all your hardware is supported and IF no updates bork anything, but I find that about as likely as WinME machines that don't crash," said Slashdot blogger hairyfeet.

Linux Mint 9: Desktop backgrounds

Filed under
Linux

linuxmint.com: I’m posting about the artwork again to follow-up on the contest and the desktop backgrounds for Linux Mint 9.

An Eye-Opening Experience

Filed under
Linux

linuxcritic.wordpress: We frequently bemoan the fact that others don’t know what we do about the reality of Linux on the desktop, and we seem to be hampered by difficulties in spreading the word outside our own circles. Recently, I was able to get outside the circle of Linux users and perform a live demonstration of Linux (and LXDE) to a group of professionals in a conference setting.

DistroWatch Weekly, Issue 351

Filed under
Linux

This week in DistroWatch Weekly:

  • Reviews: Gazing at Scientific Linux
  • News: On first beta of RHEL 6, hidden features in Fedora 13, Edubuntu 10.04 improvements, new SimplyMEPIS USB images, the end of Xandros Desktop
  • Questions and answers: Release cycles
  • Released last week: PCLinuxOS 2010, Macpup Opera 2.0
  • Upcoming releases: Ubuntu 10.04, openSUSE 11.3 Milestone 6
  • New distributions: GnackTrack, Kappan OS, MaheshaBSD, MeeGo
  • Reader comments

Read more in this week's issue of DistroWatch Weekly....

Windows Malware: The final straw that broke the penguin's back

Filed under
Linux
Microsoft

zdnet.com/perlow: It was simply a matter of time before Linux became my primary operating system. My most recent malware incident was the final straw that sent me into welcoming and safe haven of Ubuntu.

Keeping up with Fedora

Filed under
Linux
  • Keeping up with everyone (& free Fedora Blogs)
  • A peek into Fedora 13beta
  • How to Install the RPM Package in Fedora

What SHOULD Linux be?

Filed under
Linux

blogs.techrepublic.com: Recently I was involved with a conversation on a Linux mailing list regarding the current state of the operating system. Outside of all the gladhanding and back patting (well deserved I must say), one of the issues that was brought up was emulation.

Syndicate content

More in Tux Machines

Canonical Patches Four Linux Kernel Vulnerabilities in Ubuntu 15.04 and Ubuntu 14.04

Today, July 28, Canonical published details about new Linux kernel updates for its Ubuntu 15.04 (Vivid Vervet) and Ubuntu 14.04 LTS (Trusty Tahr) operating systems, urging users to update the installations as soon as possible. Read more

Ubuntu Software Center Is Really Hated by the Community, but Why?

Ubuntu MATE recently decided to drop the Ubuntu Software Center and it will not longer be available with the upcoming 15.10 Alpha 2 release. This is interesting in itself, but this editorial is about another aspect. From the looks of it, a very large part of the Ubuntu and Linux community really hates the Ubuntu Software Center. Read more

Wine Announcement

The Wine development release 1.7.48 is now available. What's new in this release (see below for details): - Fleshed out OpenMP implementation. - I/O stream support in the MSVCIRT C++ runtime. - Support for pixel snapping in DirectWrite. - More support for OpenGL core contexts. - Various bug fixes. Read more

Canonical Closes QEMU Vulnerabilities in Ubuntu 15.04 and Ubuntu 14.04 LTS

Three QEMU vulnerabilities have been found and corrected in Ubuntu 15.04 and Ubuntu 14.04 LTS operating systems by Canonical. Read more