Linux News for Nov 22, 2011
What Is New in PhoneGap Version 1.2? (Nov 22, 2011, 23:00)
ReadWriteWeb: PhoneGap released its next
iteration last week and it has a variety of changes for developers
to take advantage of. PhoneGap has also been contributed to the
Apache Software Foundation
More Fun with Vimscript (Nov 22, 2011, 21:02)
Wazi: "Tips and tricks to help you get Vim to
jump through the hoops of your choice, including techniques for
specifying ranges to work on, accepting user input, and
The Perfect Server - OpenSUSE 12.1 x86_64 With Apache2 [ISPConfig 3] (Nov 22, 2011, 20:01)
HowtoForge: "This is a detailed description
about how to set up an OpenSUSE 12.1 64bit (x86_64) server that
offers all services needed by ISPs and hosters."
Top 5 Alternative Web Browsers for Ubuntu Linux (Nov 22, 2011, 19:03)
Tech Source: "If you're tired of everyone
talking about Chrome and Firefox, it's time to try out something
Kernel Vulnerability in Ubuntu 11.10. Upgrade Now! (Nov 22, 2011, 18:02)
Softpedia: "Vasiliy Kulikov discovered
CVE-2011-2494, a Linux kernel vulnerability that allows a local
attacker to read various information on the system, leading to loss
of privacy, because taskstats didn't enforce access
Haraka Mail Server: Spamassassin Plugin (Nov 22, 2011, 17:01)
BeginLinux: "Spamassassin or similar tool is an
absolute necessity for any mail server."
Can Web Designers Use Linux to Build an Effective Site? (Nov 22, 2011, 16:01)
Datamation: "In this article, I'll explore the
benefits of using a simple text editor,as well as look at the value
of various website creation applications available for Linux."
Linus Torvalds Takes Aim at Proprietary Tech, and Apple (Nov 22, 2011, 15:02)
OSTATIC: "Linux creator Linus Torvalds spoke at
the LinuxCon Brazil event this week, and had some choice words for
makers of proprietary technology, especially Apple and
Linux Mint 12's Three Desktops (Nov 22, 2011, 14:03)
Linux and Open Source: "The popular Linux
distribution, Mint, will be giving its users three different
distinct flavors of the GNOME for their desktop in its next
release, Linux Mint 12, Lisa."
Open Source Nurtures Innovation (Nov 22, 2011, 13:01)
Simon Says...: "In an open source environment,
the burden of sustaining is shared among the community."
Virtualization With KVM On Ubuntu 11.10 (Nov 22, 2011, 12:02)
HowtoForge: "This guide explains how you can
install and use KVM for creating and running virtual machines on an
Ubuntu 11.10 server."
Back Up Files With Déjà Dup (Linux Mint 11) (Nov 22, 2011, 11:04)
HowtoForge: "This article is about how to back up your files with the file based back-up program duplicity's Graphical User Interface déjà dup."
Jason Warner Interview About Ubuntu 12.04 Desktop (Nov 22, 2011, 10:01)
Softpedia: "In the interview, Jason Warner
talks about the desktop interface in the upcoming Ubuntu 12.04 LTS
(Precise Pangolin) and what users should expect from it."
Why Linux Isn't Only for Geeks (Nov 22, 2011, 09:03)
Linux News: "Your biggest worries with Linux
are cross-platform viruses which can run on any computer through
Java or another runtime environment that is installed."
Open source team creates apocalypse survival kit (Nov 22, 2011, 05:01)
The Register: "A team of open source
enthusiasts is putting together instructions for how to build 50
tools essential to establishing – or reestablishing – a
5 great FPS game for Linux (Nov 22, 2011, 01:01)
Linuxaria: "Set in a futuristic cartoon-like
world where rocketlauncher-wielding pigs and lasergun-carrying
cyberpunks roam the streets, Warsow is a completely free fast-paced