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Oracle 11g: First on Linux

http://www.pcworld.com

The newest database will ship for Linux in August, but Oracle offers no details on Windows or other versions.

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Holliday cracking - story of a cracked machine

http://blog.gnist.org

"A friend of mine asked me to have a look at his Linux-server. "It behaves strangely" he said, most notably the web-server apache refused to start. It turned out to be more than just a problem with apache."

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Work the Shell - 007's Favorite Game: "Baccarat"?

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Well, I can't create a casino as a shell script, and I certainly can't create either a secret agent or a gorgeous female sidekick, but I can create a Baccarat game as a shell script. Heck, it's probably the first time anyone's even attempted it!

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Kernel space: Progress on ACPI and power management

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Data centers demand cooler-running Linux boxes, and several projects are starting to deliver.

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Canonical releases Launchpad component as open source

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Canonical has announced the release of Storm, a open source object-relational mapping (ORM) tool for Python that can support simultaneous communication with multiple databases.

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Mozilla delays Firefox 3.0 beta

http://www.linuxworld.com

Firefox 3.0's first beta has been delayed at least six weeks, Mozilla engineers said Sunday, and it now won't appear until the middle of September.

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New kernel brings better wireless support

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In Linus Torvalds' words, "Not a whole lot of changes since -rc7," but the more significant upgrades in kernel release 2.6.22, announced over the weekend, include a new wireless stack, a new FireWire stack, and a new SLAB allocator for more efficient memory management.

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Windows developers begin slow defection to Linux

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Two years ago, the number of developers writing applications for the Microsoft Windows platform fell, while the opposite was true for Linux -- this has now become a trend. Two years ago, the number of developers writing applications for the Microsoft Windows platform fell, while the opposite was true for Linux -- this has now become a trend.

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Medwiki, the medical wiki

http://www.linuxmednews.com

What happens when a fan of Free Software and wikies wish to motivate his girlfriend with her medical studies? You might think of a lot of things but probably not creating a multilanguage wiki about medicine and human health for her. But that is exactly that what this guy did, and he says he couldn't have picked a better gift.

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KDE 4.0 Alpha 2 features new shell

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The KDE development team, gathered at the aKademy event in Glasgow, Scotland on July 4 announced the immediate availability of the second alpha release of the K Desktop Environment v. 4.0. The eight-day-long aKademy continues through July 7 at the University of Strathclyde.

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Linux Developers Considering Move to Eclipse

http://www.eweek.com

When you're talking Linux development tools, chances are you're talking about decades-old programming editors like vi and EMACS. These are fine for an older generation of programmers, but today's developers, weaned on Microsoft Visual Studio, want integrated development environments.

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How to close down GNU/Linux safely after a system freeze with the SysRq key | Free Software Magazine

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Despite jeering at Windows for the infamous system freezes and blue screens of death, there are and will be times when your computer just locks up: the cursor is frozen and even invoking a console by Ctrl + Alt + [F2, F3, ...] to close down the X windows session running on F7 is non-functional.

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Medsphere begin again

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Two years after throwing over its founders and making a public domain code base proprietary, Medsphere is seeking a new CEO and a new start with the open source movement.

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Linux media centre integrates YouTube

http://www.reghardware.co.uk

Neuros Technology has rolled out pre-release firmware for its Linux-based OSD networkable set-top box that allows the gadget to suck down and show YouTube content.

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Banshee…good

http://www.jonobacon.org

Music is important to me. I spend all day every day listening to it and much of my free time making it. As such, the choice of media player is pretty important to me.

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