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Building the ultimate Linux-based music server

http://www.linuxdevices.com

This article describes how to build your own silent, fast, eco-friendly Linux-based PC for use in a digital music listening system. The PC is based on a high-end Via mini-ITX board, passively cooled case with heatpipe technology, Debian Linux, and a little creative embedded elbow grease.

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eyeOS: A genuine Web OS

http://www.linux.com

A very good article about Eyeos. Eyeos is a web centered desktop environment (very web 2.0) and worth trying. This article gives an excellent description.

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Gip - IP calculator for GNOME desktop environment

http://www.ubuntugeek.com

Gip is an IP address calculator that integrates well with the GNOME desktop environment.Gip provides system administrators with tools for IP address based calculations. For example, an administrator who needs to find out which IP prefix length equals the IP netmask 255.255.240.0, just types in the mask and gets the prefix length presented. But many more advanced calculations can be made.

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Emacs editing environment, Part 4: Options, registers, and bookmarks

http://www.ibm.com

Take charge of your editing session within Emacs and use it to your advantage. This tutorial is the fourth in a series, and shows you three areas of Emacs that control some aspect of the editing session: various command-line options, the register, and bookmark facilities for setting and saving positions and data.

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ingimp: improving the usability of the GIMP by collecting and analyzing usage data

http://debaday.debian.net

ingimp is an instrumented version of the GNU Image Manipulation Program that collects real-time usability data, such as the commands used, the size of images worked on, and so on. This usability data is automatically transmitted to ingimp for anyone to download and analyze.

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AsianLinux - 2 (revolution)

http://www.reviewlinux.com

I am a Linux professional for last more than 4 yrs, and had used many a more Linux boxes so far. Mainly I had worked on RedHat, Fedora, CentOS, Mandrake, and few others. But just about 2 months back, I had got an opportunity to have AsianLinux as the operating system for my PC.

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The Ultimate Resource List for the Game Hackers

http://libertygaming.blogspot.com

This is a large resource list for a typical game and Free software developers would need like places to host their code, applications, places to promote their games/application, and more. I hope you like this article as much as I enjoy writing it. :)

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Tiny PC sips power, runs Linux

http://www.linuxdevices.com

Compulab has introduced a fanless PC, roughly the size of a paperback book, that consumes a mere 3 to 5 watts of power. The "fit-PC" comes with Linux preinstalled, and is intended to fit where conventional PCs won't, according to the Haifa, Israel-based company.

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A revolutionary idea for tomorrow’s PCs

http://www.freesoftwaremagazine.com

PCs are complex due to underlying hardware organisation. Consequences of this include difficulty in modifying or upgrading a PC, bloated operating systems and software stability issues. Is there an alternative that wouldn’t involve scrapping everything and starting over? I will describe one possible solution with both its benefits and drawbacks.

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Linux... Up Against the Wall

http://blog.linuxtoday.com

The small-town bar was filled with the light of the afternoon sun pouring in from the front windows. There were the usual furnishings: the bar itself, various high tables with similarly heightened chairs, a jukebox... and on one wall, a flat monitor screen, encased in metal and displaying advertisements for local arts and music events.

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Intel launches mobile Linux initiative

http://www.linuxdevices.com

Intel has unveiled an ambitious project aimed at developing open source software for mobile devices. The Moblin project comprises a Linux kernel, UI framework, browser, multimedia framework, and embedded Linux image creation tools, along with developer resources such as documentation, mailing lists, and an IRC channel.

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Whats going on with our beloved kernel? - and my 2 cents

http://www.tuxmachines.org

I was reading another article on kernel trap the other day and I sat down and started thinking about how things have changed over the course of the 2.6.x series of kernel and thought I would review all of these changes and put them all in one place.

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Thinking / ranting on the GPL changes

http://www.kdedevelopers.org

I have been working on providing Microsoft Exchange capability for Akonadi on-and-off for a while.There is an emerging problem though: GPLv2 and GPLv3 are not compatible. My code is fine - it is "GPLv2 or later". The incompatibility is that Qt is released under GPLv2 (not "or later")

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Liberty Gaming: Strategies for Expanding Free Gaming

http://libertygaming.blogspot.com

An article on my ideas and thought on how one might expanding the popularity of Free gaming or games that are Free softwares.

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Lenovo quietly selling Linux-compatible laptops

http://www.desktoplinux.com

Lenovo seems to have a love/hate relationship with Linux. Last year, it began offering its high-end T60p ThinkPad laptop with SLED 10 (SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop). This year, the company is releasing its newest high-end laptop, the T61p ThinkPad, and once more, while it runs desktop Linux, the company isn't overly eager to let the world know about it.

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