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Oracle Drags Microsoft, Red Hat Into Itanium Lawsuit Swamp

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Legal

wired.com: As Oracle and HP’s lawsuit over the doomed Itanium chip drags on like some Dickensian subplot, it’s time to introduce two new characters: Microsoft and Red Hat.

Linux kernel chief exits SUSE, takes vendor-neutral oversight role

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arstechnica.com: Greg Kroah-Hartman, maintainer of the Linux kernel's stable branch and the Linux driver project, is leaving his position with SUSE to join the Linux Foundation in a full-time fellowship role.

From Mint to Debian on a server

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dwasifar.com: Not too long ago I posted that I’d switched my two servers from Ubuntu to Linux Mint. They’ve been working fine – flawlessly, in fact – but in retrospect I think it was a mistake.

Ambigious Fedora 16 LXDE

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darkduck.com: The paradox. The higher the speed of the CPU, memory, bus, etc., that hardware companies try to sell us, the more people tend to use low-resource operating systems and desktop environments.

Another Week, Another Round Of Fedora 17 Features

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phoronix.com: At this week's Fedora Engineering Steering Committee, another round of features were approved for the Fedora 17 (Beefy Miracle) release.

The Dilemma of the Linux Desktop

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Software

datamation.com: Last week, the current crisis on the Linux desktop was neatly summarized in the headlines.

Command-line programs for everyday use in Linux

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how-to.linuxcareer.com: I must admit, I'm a command line geek. Whenever I have the chance, regardless of desktop environment or distribution, I open a terminal and start fiddling something.

The diminishing of the operating system

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MDV

itworld.com: Do Mandriva's current troubles mark the end of standalone Linux sales? This will not make me popular, but I seriously think it's time for Mandriva to start to wrap up it’s affairs and close up shop.

Red Hat extends Red Hat Enterprise Linux lifecycle to ten years

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zdnet.com: Like your RHEL on your servers just the way it is? That’s fine by Red Hat, which has extended its flagship Linux operating system’s lifecycle to ten years.

Linux: A Getting-Started Guide

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pcworld.com: Are you fed up with Microsoft Windows and ready to give Linux a try? Here's how to get started.

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