Linux News for Jan 30, 2012
GCC 4.7 Moves Along Into Stage 4 (Jan 30, 2012, 23:00)
Phoronix: GCC 4.7 is still on track with its
development plans for an official release in March or April and
this popular open-source compiler will deliver on many new
3 Reasons Why Gnome Shell Is Better Than Ubuntu�s Unity (Jan 30, 2012, 22:00)
MakeUseOf: There's absolutely no denying the
fact that there has been a lot of bickering between people about
which desktop environment is the best.
On Switching to Arch Linux (Jan 30, 2012, 20:00)
Mike the Coder: So you're thinking about
switching to Arch..
Examining Stallman's Law (Jan 30, 2012, 19:00)
ITWorld: Does RMS' axiom meet the basic "law"
Updated Debian 6.0: 6.0.4 released (Jan 30, 2012, 19:00)
Debian: The Debian project is pleased to
announce the fourth update of its stable distribution Debian 6.0
ownCloud 3 released (Jan 30, 2012, 18:00)
Frank Karlitschek: Our labor of love is out
today and I know you will share my excitement when you spend a
little time with Version 3 of ownCloud.
OpenShot Video Editor 1.4.1 Released (Jan 30, 2012, 17:00)
WebUpd8: OpenShot is a popular, easy to use
video editor for Linux.
Sourcefire FireAMP Brings Big Data Analytics to Enterprise Security (Jan 30, 2012, 16:00)
eSecurityPlanet: Large data sets offer new ways
to track malware across a network.
KDE Telepathy releases first beta version (Jan 30, 2012, 15:14)
Dot KDE: The KDE Telepathy team has made the
first beta release of the new KDE Instant Messaging suite.
Converting A VMware Image To A Physical Machine (Jan 30, 2012, 14:01)
HowtoForge: "This tutorial shows how to convert
an existing CentOS VM to a Physical machine."
Webopedia Term of the Day: What is MATE? (Jan 30, 2012, 13:02)
Webopedia: "MATE is a fork of the GNOME 2
desktop environment that offers compatibility with the newer GNOME
Spark, First Linux Tablet Running KDE Plasma Active (Jan 30, 2012, 12:01)
Ubuntu Vibes: "Aaron J. Seigo, from KDE Plasma
Active development team has revealed a tablet which could be the
first device to come with Plasma Active pre-installed."
From Zero to OpenVPN in 30 Minutes (Jan 30, 2012, 11:03)
Wazi: "GUIs and extra services are nice
conveniences, but admins should understand what's happening under
the hood, and OpenVPN has never been all that difficult to deploy,
even without the glitzy helpers."
How to Install KDE SC 4.8 on Ubuntu 11.10 (Jan 30, 2012, 10:01)
Softpedia: "The following tutorial will teach
Ubuntu and Kubuntu users how to install the newly released KDE SC
4.8 on the Ubuntu/Kubuntu 11.10 (Oneiric Ocelot) operating
Beets Music Tagger: Command Line Tool To Fix Metadata And Organize Your Music Li (Jan 30, 2012, 06:07)
Web Upd8: "beets is a cross-platform command
line music tagger and organizer."
Simple Linux Auditing (Jan 30, 2012, 02:07)
HowtoForge: "Basic Linux system auditing is a
bit tricky and data collected and information of that is out of
place and readability is not that good."