linuxjournal.com: The strangely named Linux Console seems to be designed to work equally well as a Live distribution and as a permanent installation. It offers an LXDE based desktop alongside a collection of standard applications. However, I'm not absolutely sure what the aim of this distro actually is.
toolbox.com/blogs: Situation:- Add a new hard disk to a windows computer. Copy the files from the second partition of the first hard disk to the new hard disk. Back up the files from the first partition in case something goes wrong. Then repartition the first hard disk so it is a single partition.
This week in DistroWatch Weekly:
- Reviews: First impressions of Saline OS 1.0
- News: Debian 6.0 coverage, Ubuntu 11.04 killer features, CentOS and Mageia release delays, upgrading to Mandriva "Cooker", testing GNOME 3
- Questions and answers: Keeping laptops cool with cpufreqd
- Released last week: Debian GNU/Linux 6.0, aptosid 2011-01
- Upcoming releases: Frugalware Linux 1.4, openSUSE 11.4 RC1
- Donations: CGSecurity (TestDisk, PhotoRec) receives €215.00
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h-online.com: The Johannesburg Stock Exchange (JSE) has announced that it is moving to an all Linux based trading platform when it relocates to Johannesburg.
- First look: Debian 6.0 Squeeze
- Why Debian matters more than ever
- Falling In Love With Debian, Again
itlure.com: I will be taking a look at yet another Ubuntu-based distribution, called iGolaware 2.0. Quite a catchy name, right? No? Well, it might not sound like much, but hey, look where UBUNTU is today.
- The new Debian Linux: Irrelevant?
- Debian Squeeze Congratulations Card
- Debian Squeeze Widescreen Wallpaper (featuring Bugs)
businessinsider.com: There is a thread on programmers.stackexchange.com that asks the question "Why do programmers write applications and then make them free?"
unixmen.com: Finally, after 24 Months of constant developement Debian Aqueeze 6.0 has been released today, this release comes with many updates and new features, it includes the KDE Plasma Desktop and Applications, the debianGNOME, Xfce, and LXDE desktop environments as well as all kinds of server applications, numerous updated software packages, over 10,000 new packages like the browser Chromium, the monitoring solution Icinga and more.
mandrivachronicles.blogspot: I'd like to give an honest piece of advice to those who are concerned about their parents and their computer skills. Whatever you do, don't give Linux to your parents.