Linux News for Jan 13, 2012
FreeBSD 9.0 Delivers More Power to Serve (Jan 13, 2012, 23:00)
ServerWatch: The ability to do realtime
replication to another box is very important to the workflows of
many entities that do storage..
Is Open Source Easier Than Commercial Software? (Jan 13, 2012, 22:01)
Datamation: "Both approaches have their
strengths, yet the issue of support appears to tip the
At the Intersection of Open Source and Cloud Computing, You'll Find...Jobs (Jan 13, 2012, 20:03)
OSTATIC: "According to a study done by research
firm Wanted Analytics, over the past 90 days, employers and
staffing firms listed more than 10,000 ads for jobs that included
requirements for cloud computing skills."
Introduction To The Enlightenment 17 Window Manager For X (Ubuntu 11.10) (Jan 13, 2012, 19:02)
HowtoForge: "This tutorial is supposed to show
some features of the Enlightenment window manager as an alternative
to the often used Gnome and KDE managers."
The common goose (Jan 13, 2012, 18:04)
Linux User & Developer: "Free software and
the web have challenged conventional concepts of ownership."
Linux privacy distribution Tails updated to version 0.10 (Jan 13, 2012, 17:01)
The H Open: "Tails is essentially a Debian
Linux, combined with Tor and other privacy or anonymity respecting
applications, which can be booted and used from either a USB stick
Gentoo 12 review � the product of an established community (Jan 13, 2012, 16:00)
Linux User & Developer: Say "Gentoo" and
most people think of a source code based DIY distro.
The Mystery of KDE Activities (Jan 13, 2012, 15:00)
Datamation: Activities are one of KDE's best
features. So why do so many users know nothing about them?
Microsoft expands LG patent deal to include ChromeOS, Android (Jan 13, 2012, 14:00)
ITWorld: Claims to be collecting royalties from
70 percent of U.S. Android OEMs.
Open Source at NASA: How a website helps organize NASA colleagues & engage the o (Jan 13, 2012, 13:00)
Linux.com Eshagh says that the idea behind the
NASA code site is to highlight the Linux and open source projects
Aruba Brings Wi-Fi to Wall Plates (Linux Inside) (Jan 13, 2012, 12:00)
Wi-Fiplanet: The typical Wi-Fi deployment today
involves access points deployed in hallways or rooms as standalone
Unity 5.0 Available For Testing In Ubuntu 12.04 Precise Pangolin (Jan 13, 2012, 11:00)
WebUpd8: A new Unity version (soon to be 5.0)
is available for Ubuntu 12.04 Precise Pangolin, but not in the
official repositories but the Unity Team PPA.
Understanding Linux File System Quotas - Installation and Setup (Jan 13, 2012, 10:00)
Firewall.cx: When you are running your own web
hosting, it is important to monitor how much space is being used by
The five best Linux file system cleaning tools (Jan 13, 2012, 08:00)
TechRepublic: In honor of National Clean up
Your Computer month, here some top picks for Linux system
Interview with Brian Alleyne, Sociologist Studying KDE (Jan 13, 2012, 06:00)
KDE: A few months ago, the British journal
Sociology published an article titled "Challenging Code: A
Sociological Reading of the KDE Free Software Project".
A Beginner�s Guide to Editing Text Files With Vi (Jan 13, 2012, 01:00)
How-To Geek: Sometimes you'll have to edit a
text file on a system that doesn't include a friendlier text
editor, so knowing Vi is essential.