Linux News for Feb 27, 2012
Introducing Warp ? An Open-Source Theme Framework for WordPress & Joomla (2012-02-27 23:00:05)
Speckyboy: Each time you develop a theme you?ll
have to deal with the same, repetitive tasks.
Joy of Programming: Liskov?s Substitution Principle (2012-02-27 22:00:16)
LinuxForYou: The whole of object-oriented
design boils down to a few principles such as abstraction,
encapsulation, modularisation, hierarchy, and regularity.
How To Lock Installed RPM Package Update (2012-02-27 21:00:55)
Ravi Saive: Lets assume you have a RPM Package
installed called firefox-3.6.17-1.el5.centos and you don't want to
update it even if a newer version is available.
Open Monitor: Building a World Wide Internet Connectivity Monitor (2012-02-27 20:00:07)
Open Source at Google: Despite all the
magnificent improvements to both technology and the internet these
days, we lack a free and open source real time internet
connectivity monitor from which anyone can tell what the
connectivity conditions are in any part of the world.
Zorin Is a Linux OS That Looks and Behaves Like Windows 7 (2012-02-27 19:00:56)
Lifehacker: If you're building a computer for a
relative or friend and wish to avoid the cost of Windows 7 you
might look into Zorin
Upgrading to BackTrack 5 R2 (2012-02-27 18:00:36)
BackTrack Linux: The long awaited release of
the BackTrack 5 R2 kernel has arrived, and it?s now available in
DragonFly Release 3.0 (2012-02-27 17:00:49)
DragonFly: The DragonFly 3.0 release is here!
This release was delayed from our regular schedule for tracking
down what appears to be a AMD CPU bug.
Linux 3.3 rc5 (2012-02-27 16:00:17)
Linus Torvalds: Hey, no delays this week.
Using PHP5-FPM With Apache2 On CentOS 6.2 (2012-02-27 15:02:38)
HowtoForge: "This tutorial shows how you can
install an Apache2 webserver on a CentOS 6.2 server with PHP5
(through PHP-FPM) and MySQL support."
How to install Cinnamon in Sabayon 8 (2012-02-27 14:01:52)
LinuxBSDos.com: "The latest version is Cinnamon
1.3.1, but if you are running Sabayon 8 (GNOME), the binary version
available for installation is Cinnamon 1.2.0."
Scaling Puppet With Apache And mod_passenger (2012-02-27 13:04:13)
Looking For The Source Code Of Life, LINUX and
MORE: "As you keep on adding more and more machines to
Puppet, it tends to get slower."
Ubuntu: Community Developer Interview | Boden Matthews (2012-02-27 12:01:31)
Unixmen: "Behind all those pixels that make up
your display, there?s a whole wide range of interesting geeks with
plenty of talent to contribute in many ways to the future of Linux
Build Cross Browser Extensions with jQuery (2012-02-27 11:02:08)
Pinehead: "The real genius behind Crossrider is
that it allows individuals to write browser plugins with just one
Explorer, Firefox, and Chrome."
6 Best Free Reddit Apps for Android (2012-02-27 10:04:27)
Tech Drive-in: "No matter how many new apps
keeps on coming in, Bacon Reader remains my favorite Reddit app for
Android to date."
Analysis of Questionnaire Data with R, an interview with author Bruno Falissard (2012-02-27 06:01:11)
FLOSS for Science: "This is always an enormous
work. You have to isolate yourself during more than a thousand
Introducing Descent|OS: Ubuntu With GNOME 2 (2012-02-27 02:03:09)
Softpedia: "Descent|OS is an operating system
created and designed with simplicity in mind, for people new to
computers, for those who want a decent and good-looking Linux
distribution to feed their needs."