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EU's Anti-Open Source Approach to Procurement

http://blogs.computerworlduk.com

The continuing failure of the European Commission to embrace free software - with huge costs for European citizens as a result, to say nothing of lost sovereignty.

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Created by JRepin 3 years 5 weeks ago
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KDE Releases Frameworks 5

https://dot.kde.org

The KDE Community is proud to announce KDE Frameworks 5.0. Frameworks 5 is the next generation of KDE libraries, modularized and optimized for easy integration in Qt applications. The Frameworks offer a wide variety of commonly needed functionality in mature, peer reviewed and well tested libraries with friendly licensing terms.

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Created by JRepin 3 years 5 weeks ago
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Dr. Geo 14.07

http://www.drgeo.eu

Dr. Geo 14.07 release. Dr. Geo is the free interactive geometry and programming software you can modify from itself!
This release comes with the new Cairo based Athens rendering engine.

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Created by drgeo 3 years 5 weeks ago
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Linux Mint 17 KDE Overview & Screenshots

http://www.tuxarena.com

Linux Mint 17 ‘Qiana’ KDE and Xfce editions were released late last month, just a few weeks after the main editions (Cinnamon and MATE) were put out. This release will have the same lifespan as the distribution which is based on, Ubuntu 14.04 Trusty Tahr, so it will be supported until 2019, for no less than five years.

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Created by Chris7mas 3 years 6 weeks ago
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Free Open Source CMS SeoToaster Unveils Powerful New Features & Fresh UI

http://www.seotoaster.com

SeoSamba launches a completely redesigned version of SeoToaster, its high-performance and open source free CMS software, coupled with a free eCommerce solution built for SEO & marketing.

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Created by samba 3 years 6 weeks ago
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[Howto] Linking Docker containers with netcat

http://liquidat.wordpress.com

Playing around with Docker is fun. Things get even more exciting when you start linking containers together. This can easily be tested with the help of Netcat.

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Created by liquidat 3 years 9 weeks ago
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Over 30 European parliamentarians support free software

https://joinup.ec.europa.eu

The newly elected European Parliament will include at least 33 members from 7 member states that have pledged their support to free software, according to advocacy groups April and the FSFE. The provisional results of their campaign show that of these, 17 come from France, 7 from Germany, 3 from the Netherlands, 2 from Italy, 2 from Spain, 1 from Belgium and 1 from Portugal.

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Created by JRepin 3 years 11 weeks ago
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Bash Getopts – Scripts with Command Line Options

http://tuxtweaks.com

I've always wanted to know how to create command line options for my Bash scripts. After some research I found there are two functions available to handle this; getopt and getopts. I'm not going to get into the debate about which one is better. getopts is a shell builtin and seems a little easier to implement than getopt, so I'll go with that for now.

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Created by Linerd 3 years 12 weeks ago
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FSF condemns partnership between Mozilla and Adobe to support Digital Restrictions Management

https://fsf.org

In response to Mozilla's announcement that it is reluctantly adopting DRM in its Firefox Web browser, Free Software Foundation executive director John Sullivan made the following statement

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Created by JRepin 3 years 13 weeks ago
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KDE Ships First Beta of Next Generation Plasma Workspace

http://kde.org

KDE is pleased to announce that Plasma Next Beta 1 has been released. Plasma Next is the codename for the new version of our beautiful desktop workspace built on KDE Frameworks 5. It features the same familiar layout you will be used to but with a simplified and more slick look from the new KDE Visual Design Group. For the first time our desktop ships with its own font, the Oxygen Font.

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Created by JRepin 3 years 13 weeks ago
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Audacious 3.5 Gets Tens New Features, Screenshots, Ubuntu PPA Installation

http://www.tuxarena.com

Audacious is an advanced, feature-complete music player for GNOME using GTK 3, that bundles a significant number of options, a clean interface, support for real-time audio effects, visualization, equalizer, lyrics and other plugins, themes (including Winamp Classic style with installable skins), powerful configuration options and multiple playlists organized in tabs.

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Created by Chris7mas 3 years 16 weeks ago
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Mark Shuttleworth Hints at Ubuntu 14.10 Codename: Utopic Unicorn

http://www.tuxarena.com

In a post on his personal blog, titled “U talking to me?” – quote which may or may not have something to do with Taxi Driver – Mark Shuttleworth expressed his willing to do “something unified and upright, something about which we can be universally proud” in the next Ubuntu release, but he also gave us a hint about the codename which 14.10 will have: Utopic Unicorn.

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Created by Chris7mas 3 years 16 weeks ago
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Ubuntu 14.04 Trusty Landed with New Features, Interface Changes [Overview & Screenshots]

http://www.tuxarena.com

For this new Long-Term Support release, major changes have been implemented, not only in Ubuntu, but in its derivatives as well. Trusty will be supported for five years for Ubuntu, Kubuntu and Ubuntu Kylin, while the other flavors using a different desktop environment will be supported as well, if only for three years. These include Xubuntu and Lubuntu.

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Created by Chris7mas 3 years 16 weeks ago
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MakuluLinux: Awesome Debian-Based Distro Ships with MATE 1.8

http://www.tuxarena.com

MakuluLinux Mate Imperium Edition has been released a few hours ago, and being based on Debian Testing, I took it for a test drive. This is a good opportunity to have a look at the latest MATE 1.8, since Ubuntu Trusty only includes the 1.6 version in the repositories, and for the Mint release we’ll probably have to wait for about another month.

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Created by Chris7mas 3 years 17 weeks ago
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10 Minimalist Programs for a Lightweight Desktop

http://www.tuxarena.com

Picking up one entry for each category was no easy task because applications are divided between GTK and Qt, and there are programs that run in the console and do their job perfectly and are more lightweight than a GUI application.

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Created by Chris7mas 3 years 17 weeks ago
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