Linux News for Apr 28, 2011
Slackware 13.37 Release Announcement (Apr 28, 2011, 22:29)
Slackware: This is one leet distro.
How To Integrate ClamAV Into PureFTPd For Virus Scanning On Ubuntu 10.10 (Apr 28, 2011, 22:14)
HowToForge: Malware is bad. ClamAV and
PureFTPd, is good, very good.
Nginx+Varnish compared to Nginx (Apr 28, 2011, 21:10)
go2linux.org: "I've been experimenting with
both Nginx and Varnish, in front of my Apache server with a Drupal
Likewise Enterprise: Easing Linux to Active Directory Integration? (Apr 28, 2011, 20:06)
The VAR Guy: "Deploying Linux desktops across
large organizations has been getting easier with each new
How To Automatically Shut Down Your Computer After A Download Finishes (Apr 28, 2011, 19:02)
HowtoForge: "Sometimes you want to download
something but don't want to wait until it finishes so you can shut
down the computer. In this case you can use Sentinella."
Mageia 1 Beta 2 Released (Apr 28, 2011, 18:03)
OStatic: Mandriva fork is nearly baked.
Ubuntu 11.04, The Natty Narwhal RELEASED! (Apr 28, 2011, 16:05)
Today is the day and Linux Today has got you covered with a
quick roundup of news for the big release.
Equinox Adds 3 More Themes, PPA for Ubuntu 11.04 Natty Narwhal Updated (Apr 28, 2011, 15:07)
Tech Drive-in: "The latest Equinox theme pack,
created by Tiheum(who also created beautiful Faenza icon theme)
comes with 3 brand new themes - Equinox Dawn, Equinox Dusk and
Equinox Midnight respectively."
Dell does it again - promises Linux, makes it impossible to order (Apr 28, 2011, 14:01)
ComputerWorldUK: Dude, you're not getting a
Dell with Linux.
12 Things I did After Installing New Ubuntu 11.04 "Natty Narwhal" (Apr 28, 2011, 13:01)
Tech Drive-in: Step one, update.
Google Releases Chrome 11 Stable for Linux (Apr 28, 2011, 12:13)
Softpedia: "The Google Chrome developers at
Google proudly announced the stable release and immediate
availability for download of the Google Chrome 11.0.696.57 web
browser for Linux, Windows, Macintosh and Chrome Frame
50 Android Apps to Customize Your Phone (Apr 28, 2011, 12:03)
Datamation: There is an app for just about anything and everything.
Open source desktop search engines (Apr 28, 2011, 10:04)
IBM developerWorks: "So much information is
interrelated that a simple hierarchical arrangement of folders and
files may no longer be sufficient to find what you need. You need a
tool that can intelligently index your files and help you locate
them in the right context. Google and others have created
commercial desktop search engines. However, there are open source
Spotlight on Linux: Toorox (Apr 28, 2011, 09:04)
Linux Journal: Check out this Gentoo-based
BackTrack 4: Security with Penetration Testing Methodology (Apr 28, 2011, 08:06)
PACKT Publishing: "Penetration Testing,
sometimes abbreviated as PenTest, is a process that is followed to
conduct a hardcore security assessment or audit. Although there are
different types of penetration testing, the two most general
approaches that are widely accepted by the industry are Black-Box
and White-Box. These approaches will be discussed in the following
Check your disk usage with df and du (Apr 28, 2011, 07:04)
Linuxaria: These two commands need to be on
your cheat sheet.
Modo Labs Launches Open-Source Mobile Development Framework (Apr 28, 2011, 03:11)
eWeek: "Modo Labs, a provider of open-source
content-delivery solutions for mobile, has debuted its Kurogo
Mobile Framework for developers."
Why Some Open Source Projects Thrive at Oracle (Apr 28, 2011, 00:01)
InternetNews: Oracle has had a mixed bag of
success with open source, but it has had at least one Open Source