Linux News for Sep 23, 2011
openSUSE 12.1 Beta Delayed Two Weeks (Sep 23, 2011, 23:00)
OSTATIC: "For those who follow Linux
development very closely, openSUSE developers have decided the 12.1
Beta is going to be delayed."
7 free network apps for rooted Androids (Sep 23, 2011, 22:00)
ITWorld: Did you root your Android-based
smartphone or tablet, or are you thinking about it? Well, here are
seven free network-related apps that take advantage of the
Kernel Log: Coming in 3.1 (Part 4) - Drivers (Sep 23, 2011, 21:00)
The H Open: Linux 3.1 comes with all the
components that are required for using the 3D acceleration features
of various current GeForce graphics chips.
Tips for dual-booting Windows and Linux (Sep 23, 2011, 20:00)
LinuxBSDos.com : "In this article, basic
guidelines to follow when attempting to dual-boot a Linux
distribution and Windows are presented."
Stallmanism : a Religion for the 21st Century (Sep 23, 2011, 19:00)
Stallmanism: Generally, Stallmanists believe
that the GPL - version 3 or (at your option) any later version - is
a sacred text and that Richard Stallman is the Prophet who brought
this text to us.
Crash course: How to make a website with Drupal (Sep 23, 2011, 18:00)
ITWorld: Drupal is an amazing content
management system (CMS) that can build pretty much any Web site you
want it to -- if you can figure out how.
Jenkins vs. Hudson Debate Continues in Conference Showdown (Sep 23, 2011, 16:00)
DevX: From the 'If You Can't Beat Them, Go
Across the Street' files...
Oracle vs. Google Android, Java lawsuit settlement talks will go no-where (Sep 23, 2011, 15:00)
ZDnet: The judge can order Oracle's Larry
Ellison and Google's Larry Page to talk in closed court all he
wants, they're not going to settle Oracle's lawsuit over Android
and its alleged infringement on Java.
TLWIR 18: Ubuntu Rapid Release, Acer, and The Philippines' Bold Move (Sep 23, 2011, 14:03)
Begin Linux: "Ubuntu is evolving as well: I will discuss Ubuntu's possible move to a rapid release cycle, similar to the one that Firefox recently shifted to."
Namebench � Find the fastest DNS server near you (Sep 23, 2011, 13:01)
Linuxaria: "Namebench runs a fair and thorough
benchmark using your web browser history, tcpdump output, or
standardized datasets (top 2000 Alexa) in order to provide an
10 Best Free Android File Managers (Sep 23, 2011, 12:03)
LinuxLinks: "Many Android file managers also
offer additional functionality such as network connectivity,
application management, archive and compression handling,
searching, and more."
GeeXboX 2.0 is Based on XBMC Media Center (Sep 23, 2011, 11:00)
Softpedia: "Dubbed Love It or Shove It, GeeXboX
2.0 boasts quite a few exciting new features."
Webopedia Term of the Day: What is Server Appliance? (Sep 23, 2011, 10:01)
Webopedia: "Also called an appliance server, a
specialized server that is designed for ease of installation and
Banshee 2.2 add support for eMusic store (Sep 23, 2011, 09:02)
The H Open: "After six months of development,
version 2.2 of the Banshee open source media player has been
Best Twitter Clients for Linux (Sep 23, 2011, 07:01)
Ubuntu Manual: "Today we're are going to have a
look at two alternative Twitter clients for Linux - Turpial and
OpenStack Diablo is a Quantum Leap for Open Source Cloud (Sep 23, 2011, 03:00)
ReadWriteWeb:The OpenStack Project is moving a
bit closer to its proprietary competition with the Diablo