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ROSA Desktop Fresh 2012 GNOME preview

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This is a community-supported edition from ROSA Lab developers that has not been officially sanctioned by ROSA Laboratory, though there is an ongoing discussion to make it and other desktop editions official spins or editions.

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Created by finid 1 year 40 weeks ago
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How To Integrate DropBox Into Thunar (Fedora 18/XFCE)

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Thunar is the default file manager for XFCE desktops. While it is easy to integrate DropBox into Nautilus, the default file manager for GNOME, it is not so trivial for Thunar. This guide explains how to use DropBox with the Thunar file manager on a Fedora 18 XFCE desktop.

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Created by falko 1 year 40 weeks ago
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Mageia’s upgrade script vs FedUp

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If you are running a rolling-release distribution, this short article will likely be of no use to you, but if you are running an installation of Mageia 2, you’ll learn that is brings good tidings, when it comes to upgrading an existing installation of Mageia.

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Chakra Linux 2013.02-Benz preview

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But problems with its graphical package manager, and the fact that latest releases do not even have one, has seen it drop off my list.

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The Perfect Desktop - Fedora 18 XFCE

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This tutorial shows how you can set up a Fedora 18 desktop (with the XFCE desktop environment) that is a full-fledged replacement for a Windows desktop, i.e. that has all the software that people need to do the things they do on their Windows desktops.

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Semi-manual LVM disk partitioning guide for Fedora 18

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Semi-manual LVM disk partitioning guide for Fedora 18 provides a step-by-step guide on how to customize the disk space allocated to the root logical volume, so that it gets just enough disk space required for the life of the installation.

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Created by finid 1 year 41 weeks ago
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Fedora 18 review

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The new Anaconda is just one feature, albeit a very important one, that shipped with Fedora 18. There are many other features, new and updated, that also shipped. So, this is not going to be all about Anaconda. It will form a major portion of this review, but, certainly, not all of it.

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Created by finid 1 year 41 weeks ago
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What the future holds for PC-BSD

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Meanwhile, Kris Moore, the (sole) developer, of the distribution, has published an article outlining the future direction of the distribution. So, what does he say the future holds for PC-BSD?

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Created by finid 1 year 41 weeks ago
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How to dual-boot Fedora 18 and Windows 8 on 1 HDD, with GRUB in a PBR

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But by the time you are done with this tutorial, GRUB 2 will be in the Partition Boot Record (PBR) of the boot partition of the Fedora installation, and Windows 8′s boot program will be restored to the boot manager, making it the primary boot manager, so that every time the computer is rebooted, you will see this screen, or a bland, black one.

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Created by finid 1 year 41 weeks ago
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Chromebooks vs Windows 8 certified systems

http://eluminix.linuxbsdos.com

The “freedom” issue surrounding Chromebooks is well documented, same with Windows 8 certified systems. So, which one is better? Or which one gives you less or more freedom?

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Created by finid 1 year 41 weeks ago
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Bodhi Linux 2.2.0 review

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A minimalist distribution does not present a very good candidate for the type of reviews I normally write, but I’ll do my best to give non-Bodhi users an idea of what it brings to the table.

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Have some fun with Deepin 12.12 alpha

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However, there’s something about version 12.12 that begged for an article. Maybe it’s just the cool, new UI or the combination of the UI and Chinese characters that did it.

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Created by finid 1 year 42 weeks ago
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No, that “Most Trusted Company for Privacy Award” does not compute

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How can people be very concerned about government surveillance, and still trust a company like Microsoft? And if people are concerned about government surveillance, what about surveillance by private organizations? Has anybody looked into backdoors in Verizon’s Internet routers?

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Created by finid 1 year 42 weeks ago
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Install Razor-qt on Ubuntu 12.10

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The latest edition is Razor-qt 0.5.2. This article shows how to install it on Ubuntu 12.10 or any other edition of Ubuntu you might be running.

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Created by finid 1 year 42 weeks ago
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Now that Kaptan has been ported, YALI’s waiting

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YALI (Yet Another Linux Installer) is the installer on Pardus, an original distribution (it is not based on any distribution). Development has, for now, ceased. And, as far as I know, it is not likely to be restarted, at least not by the original developers.

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