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Linux Mint Fail

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linuxjournal.com: I finally became fed up with this one little idiosyncrasy that my KDE-based home entertainment center kept exhibiting. So I got out the Linux Mint AMD_64 flash drive and started to boot the system off of it.

Experiencing Arch Linux with the Archbang Live CD

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all-things-linux.blogspot: So I got my new laptop ready for a hardcore multi-boot install, and one of the distributions I’ve always wanted to test is Archbang.

Debian's developer dilemma: Why Debian should vote "yes"

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networkworld.com: It takes all kinds to put together a Linux distribution or any open source project. Historically, though, Debian has only given full privileges to those contributors who have a developer bent. Is the project ready to recognize more contributors?

Zenwalk 6.4 review

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linuxuser.co.uk: With all the hype surrounding mainstream Linux distributions like Ubuntu, openSUSE and Fedora, it’s easy to forget that there are quite a few other excellent distros out there. Case in point – Zenwalk.

DistroWatch Weekly, Issue 375

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This week in DistroWatch Weekly:

  • Reviews: First look at Acer Aspire One D255 with Android
  • News: Ubuntu delivers "Maverick Meerkat", Debian hints at release in December, Fedora Project Leader interview, Mageia updates
  • Questions and answers: File systems for SSDs
  • Released last week: Ubuntu 10.10, ArchBang Linux 2010.10
  • New additions: Pinguy OS
  • Reader comments

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

5 reasons why I still contribute to Debian after 12 years

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raphaelhertzog.com: If you’re using Debian, you know that this distribution is built entirely by volunteers that form a very diverse community. And you could be part of it. But why should you do that?

Skolelinux- An educational subset of Debian for schools

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unixmen.com: Skolelinux is often refered to as Debian Edu or the educational subset of the GNU/Linux distribution Debian. It is a Debian Pure Blend, a subset of Debian that has been tailored to be used out-of-the-box in schools.

Quick Look: Sabayon Linux 5.4

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eyeonlinux.com: Sabayon Linux 5.0 was released about a year ago, and I did a review of it for Desktop Linux Reviews. Version 5.4 has just been released so I thought it was definitely worth a quick look to see what has been updated.

A Mac User's Opinion of Linux

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linuxmigrante.blogspot: Now, some days ago, I was reading a post that compared Linux and Windows Vista/7 and I found among the comments one that caught my eye. I use OS X, but I'm familiar with both Windows and Linux.

Preview: Debian 6 "Squeeze" (Part 3: LXDE and Xfce)

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dasublogbyprashanth.blogspot: LXDE seems to be the new hot thing; to cater to users who need a lightweight distribution either out of necessity (older hardware, need to allocate as much memory as possible to applications without giving up a usable DE) or out of preference, pretty much every major distribution has begun to offer an LXDE edition.

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xfce 4.12 released install in ubuntu

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