Linux News for Sep 28, 2011
Gnome Pie: A Cool New Visual Application Launcher (Sep 28, 2011, 23:00)
WebUpd8: Gnome Pie is an application inspired
by a World of Warcraft addon called OPie, that tries to offer a
different way of launching applications in Gnome.
18 of Linux software's unsung stars (Sep 28, 2011, 22:00)
TechRadar: We might not pay these Linux gems
much attention but we'd soon notice life without them.
Mandriva 2011 Hydrogen Reviewed | Geared for the cloud with an eye on Unity and Gnome 3 shell (Sep 28, 2011, 21:00)
UbuntuManual: Mandriva 2011 is a revolutionary
Clean Your YUM Out! (Sep 28, 2011, 20:00)
WebHostingGeeks: YUM is a package manager and
updater service for Red Hat Linux, and if you're part of the Red
Hat Network, you're likely already using the offering to keep your
[How To] Create An App Launcher for Wunderlist in Ubuntu (Sep 28, 2011, 19:00)
omg!Ubuntu: Whilst the release was more than
welcomed by Linux users, the inability to install it – and
then access it – as simply as a typical Ubuntu package put
many potential users off.
Linux Top 5: Microsoft's Secure Boot Gambit (Sep 28, 2011, 17:00)
LinuxPlanet: Few vendors and few topics on the
Linux Planet inspire as much vitriol as Microsoft.
Grub Customizer 2.2 released (Sep 28, 2011, 16:00)
UbuntuGeek: The goal of this project is to
create a complete and intuitive graphical grub2/burg configuration
7 new but very beautiful conky setups for your linux desktop (Sep 28, 2011, 15:00)
Linux and Life: If you are a Linux user, you
must already know about conky, one of the coolest Linux
Free Unix! (Sep 28, 2011, 14:00)
GNU: This is the original announcement of the
GNU Project, posted by Richard Stallman on September 27, 1983.
MAC versus DAC in SELinux (Sep 28, 2011, 13:00)
InfosecIsland: Some system administrators do
not understand Mandatory Access Control (MAC) and how it interacts
with Discretionary Access Control (DAC) in Linux.
Twitter Storm: Open Source Real-time Hadoop (Sep 28, 2011, 12:00)
InfoQ: Twitter has open-sourced Storm, its
distributed, fault-tolerant, real-time computation system, at
GitHub under the Eclipse Public License 1.0.
[ANNOUNCE] PulseAudio 1.0 (Sep 28, 2011, 11:00)
PulseAudio: Yup, that's right it's 1.0 time at
Announcing the Ubuntu App Developer site (Sep 28, 2011, 10:00)
Ubuntu: I'm thrilled to announce the launch of
a significant milestone in the ongoing effort of making Ubuntu a
target for app developers: the new Ubuntu App Developer site.
CentOS goes continuous (Sep 28, 2011, 09:00)
InternetNews: The CentOS Linux distribution has
Five topnotch replacements for GNOME 3 or Ubuntu Unity (Sep 28, 2011, 08:00)
TechRepublic: Not a big fan of GNOME 3 or
Unity? Jack Wallen offers a list of some solid alternative
REVIEW: Sabayon 6 (Xfce) and a look at my migration away from Gnome. (Sep 28, 2011, 06:00)
OpenBytes: It's no secret that Gnome 3 (and
Gnome-shell) are not being well received by everyone.