Linux News for Mar 26, 2012
XBMC 11.0 Has Support for iOS Devices (2012-03-26 23:01:37)
Softpedia: "XBMC 11 (Eden) also features
additional protocol handling, AirPlay support, and an upgraded
weather service that uses the geoip lookup."
How To Configure PureFTPd To Accept TLS Sessions On CentOS 6.2 (2012-03-26 22:04:02)
HowtoForge: "This article explains how to
configure PureFTPd to accept TLS sessions on a CentOS 6.2
Interview with Ding Zhou of Ubuntu Tweak (2012-03-26 21:03:23)
Unixmen: "Ding Zhou aka Tualatrix Chou, is
talking to us about the nature and the usability of Ubuntu Tweak,
the relation with Canonical and the future plans of the
Linux Kernel 3.2.13 Is Available for Download (2012-03-26 20:02:11)
Softpedia: "Linux kernel 3.2.13 includes a few
important fixes for the AFS, Perf tools and PowerPC, as well as
networking IPv6/IPv4, iwl3945 and nilfs2 fixes."
The Best File Archive Utility for Linux (2012-03-26 19:00:24)
Life Hacker: While most Linux veterans would
tell you the command line is all you need to archive a bunch of
files, we're fond of PeaZip for its feature-filled, easy-to-use (if
sometimes glitchy) interface.
Why Linux on the Desktop Is Dead (2012-03-26 18:00:03)
PC World: Linux is awesome. It's a powerful,
capable, flexible operating system with tremendous potential. But,
it's never going to be a factor on the desktop.
GNOME 3.4 Release Candidate Finalized (2012-03-26 17:00:43)
GNOME: This is the final development version of
GNOME 3.4, and puts the next version of GNOME 3 on track for
completion next week
Linux IP Commands (2012-03-26 16:00:41)
Linux IP Commands: A list of some IP commands that are always
good to know..
Dell, Ubuntu Team for Updated Linux Cloud Platform (2012-03-26 15:00:05)
eWeek:Ubuntu Server 12.04 LTS (long-term
support) is being built with the latest Linux kernel and OpenStack
IT and is currently undergoing integration and quality assurance
testing with Dell's version of OpenStack.
Canonical's Ubuntu System Management Service Landscape become default in Ubuntu 12.04 (2012-03-26 14:00:50)
Ubuntu Sharing: Ubuntu 12.04 Beta, updates the
'System Settings' window with a new item called 'Management
Life without Netflix, streaming on Linux can be awesome! (2012-03-26 13:13:52)
Adventures in openSUSE: For all the hype around
Netflix it is easy for us Linux users to forget there are
Prometheus bound: An important precedent for the next software patent case (2012-03-26 03:00:22)
OpenSource.com: The Supreme Court?s new opinion
on patent eligibility is an important step in the right direction
in addressing the problem of software patents.