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Is HP Rude To Gnu/Linux Users?

http://www.muktware.com

HP has introduced its first all-in-one PC as part of the enterprise-class HP Compaq 6000 Pro family. It is unfortunate that HP doesn't offer Gnu/Linux on these machines.

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Interview with Warren Woodford - Founder of Mepis

http://howsoftwareisbuilt.com

In this interview we talk with Warren. In specific, we talk about:

* The origins of SimplyMEPIS
* Ubuntu’s role in the larger community
* Differences among distros from a developer perspective
* Corporate use of free versus for-fee Linux
* The Linux desktop and the future of client-side Linux
* Future directions of note: IPv6 and DNSSEC

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Saving the Planet with Linux

http://jdeeth.blogspot.com

This is supposed to be a political blog, but it's Linux Monday and that means it's time for a look at the politics of software. Nothing's a hotter issue these days, literally, than global warming, and today we'll see how Linux can save the planet.

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Packing FOSS

http://www.dhanapalan.com

Just for a second, put yourself in the shoes of an average PC user. You use the software that came with your computer, plus perhaps some others that you downloaded, bought in a box or ‘borrowed’ from a friend.

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Red Hat Chooses Food Bank Over Festivities

http://www.linuxinsider.com

Red Hat may not be spending much when it comes to the company holiday party this year, but it certainly is no Scrooge. Rather than splurge on a swanky party for its employees, the Linux distributor will give money and food to charity.

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FLISOL 2009: Hundreds of cities in 18 Latin American countries to host install fests!

http://news.northxsouth.com

FLISOL - The Latin American Festivals of Installation of Free Software are install fests organized by the regional free software communities since 2005. The event is the largest distributed free software event in the world — last year, there were install fests in more than 200 cities in 18 countries in Latin America.

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10 Days Without Linux

http://www.linuxhaxor.net

Lately I have been thinking about the psychology of a computer user who is switching from one operating system to another. So I decided to try it out myself. The plan was to only use Windows (Vista) for 10 days.

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How to Kill a Linux/Unix System and Live to Tell the Tale

http://blog.eracc.com

After installing some updates on the SCO server I decided to go into the /etc directory where all system configuration files are stored and remove some old directories that were no longer needed. I had to login as root (system administrator) to do this. While in the /etc directory I issued this command: ...

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Created by Noog 9 years 3 weeks ago
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Vote early, vote often: "We're Linux" voting begins

http://blogs.zdnet.com

The Linux Foundation “We’re Linux” contest is entering its final stages. This weekend, the submission phase wrapped up and now it’s time for the larger community to do what it does best: Submit the work to as many eyeballs as possible to find the best entries.

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Created by stalinux 9 years 8 weeks ago
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Linux services without mains power

http://www.tectonic.co.za

With just wind power, solar panels and free software, IT consultant and wife run two businesses off just 20 watts of power.

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Created by kodek 9 years 9 weeks ago
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Building on Richard Stallman's Greatest Achievement

http://www.linuxjournal.com

What was Richard Stallman's greatest achievement? Some might say it's Emacs. Others might plump for gcc. And then there is the entire GNU project. But for me, his single most important hack was the creation of the GNU General Public Licence.

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Improvements in KDE’s Folderview

http://liquidat.wordpress.com

One of the most interesting new features in KDE 4.1 is the new Folderview plasmoid. With the release of KDE 4.1 Beta 2 several small improvements.

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Full Circle Magazine Issue 14 is Out

http://fullcirclemagazine.org

This month, we’re proud to introduce a new column, Command and Conquer. We’ll be taking a look at the command line and hopefully how to make it a little less scary for you.

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Interview with Mandriva KDE developer Helio Castro

http://howsoftwareisbuilt.com

The How Software is Built blog secured an interview with Helio Chissini de Castro, one of the KDE developers employed by Linux distributor Mandriva.

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Created by AdamW 9 years 42 weeks ago
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Free Software, Free Culture Trajectories, and Free Culture Conference

http://rejon.org

"@mlinksva just put out a great slide show, albeit the over-use of bullet points ;), that is an overview of CC as well as a general look at the historical trajectories of Free Software and how Free Culture Movement is approximately 10 years behind.

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