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Where In the World Are the Most Debian Developers?

http://www.linux-magazine.com

Christian Perrier (Bubulle) issued statistics in his blog that show which countries of the world have the largest per capita Debian developers. First place goes to Finnland.

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Created by mathewt 5 years 10 weeks ago – Made popular 5 years 9 weeks ago
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Reinstalling Debian on the Self-Reliant Thin Client

http://www.insidesocal.com

Since the CF card serving as the sole disk drive in the Self-Reliant Thin Client (Maxspeed Maxtor converted to use as a full desktop PC) checked out with fsck via a card reader on another PC, I decided to do a reinstall of Debian, this time Lenny instead of Etch.

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Ubuntu man finds metalove in Debian attacks

http://www.theregister.co.uk

If there's an upside to the Debian community's recent attacks on Ubuntu and Mark Shuttleworth it's that there'll be more conversation between engineers on the two distros.

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Created by balugani 5 years 10 weeks ago – Made popular 5 years 10 weeks ago
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Explaining Why We Don't Endorse Other Systems

http://www.gnu.org

"We're often asked why we don't endorse a particular system—usually a popular GNU/Linux distribution. The short answer to that question is that they don't follow the free system distribution guidelines. But since it isn't always easy to see how a particular system fails to follow the guidelines, we still get these questions.

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Created by can.axis 5 years 11 weeks ago – Made popular 5 years 11 weeks ago
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Set Up A Simple High-Availability Web Server For A Small Company Using Debian Lenny

http://www.howtoforge.com

This tutorial was written for the Debian Lenny distribution and supposes that the user has knowledge about what load balancing is and some basic skills of Linux, our two load balancers consist out of 2 machines that monitor each other [heartbeat], if the master stops responding the secondary one [Backup] will take the master role [Backup -> Master].

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Created by l0g1c0l 5 years 12 weeks ago – Made popular 5 years 12 weeks ago
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Why does Debian smell like freedom?

http://pkrishnan.net

Now when I ask myself if I would like to pay for the newest Windows, I come up with a big no. This is not the first version of Windows and it certainly wont be the last. Clearly, the more I invest in Windows today, the more I will re-invest in the future. Even if one ends up buying Windows, he’d soon have had to pay for an MS-Office licence.

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Created by goofy 5 years 12 weeks ago – Made popular 5 years 12 weeks ago
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How To Limit CPU Usage Of A Process With cpulimit (Debian/Ubuntu)

http://www.howtoforge.com

This tutorial shows how you can limit the CPU usage of a process with the tool cpulimit on Debian/Ubuntu. cpulimit is a simple program that attempts to limit the CPU usage of a process (expressed in percentage, not in cpu time).

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Created by Rimodoc 5 years 13 weeks ago – Made popular 5 years 13 weeks ago
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How to find the fastest repository in Debian

http://www.cahilig.org

To find the fastest mirror in Debian, download and install apt-spy.

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Created by chr05210084 5 years 14 weeks ago – Made popular 5 years 13 weeks ago
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ALSA 1.0.21 Upgrade Script For Ubuntu / Debian

http://webupd8.blogspot.com

Using the same ALSA upgrade script as for 1.0.20, but with some minor tweaks, you can upgrade to ALSA 1.0.21 by running a simple sh file.

For instructions on how to run the script and other MUST READ info, please check our ALSA 1.0.20 upgade script post.

Once you do that, you can download the ALSA 1.0.21 upgrade script....[...]

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Created by nilarimogard 5 years 14 weeks ago – Made popular 5 years 13 weeks ago
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The ethical cultivation of peer producers through norms, dialogue, and conflict

http://blog.p2pfoundation.net

"This article is a detailed examination of ethical cultivation as it occurs in the Debian project,.."

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Created by can.axis 5 years 14 weeks ago – Made popular 5 years 14 weeks ago
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Howto Install PHP GD (PHP Graphics) support in Ubuntu / Debian

http://shibuvarkala.blogspot.com

PHP is not limited to creating just HTML output. It can also be used to create and manipulate image files in a variety of different image formats, including GIF, PNG, JPEG, WBMP, and XPM. Even more convenient, PHP can output image streams directly to a browser. You need to install GD Library for this purpose. Simply you can do this.

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Created by panayara 5 years 15 weeks ago – Made popular 5 years 15 weeks ago
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7 Reasons to Use Debian

http://tuxarena.blogspot.com

1. Stable
Any application needs time to be used and tested enough time in order to make it stable. One of the greatest goals of Debian is stability. It's released when it's ready and applications included in the repositories have enough time to be tested through.

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Created by Chris7mas 5 years 15 weeks ago – Made popular 5 years 15 weeks ago
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How To Set Up Software RAID1 On A Running System (Debian Lenny)

http://www.howtoforge.com

This guide explains how to set up software RAID1 on an already running Debian Lenny system. The GRUB bootloader will be configured in such a way that the system will still be able to boot if one of the hard drives fails (no matter which one).

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Created by falko 5 years 15 weeks ago – Made popular 5 years 15 weeks ago
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DebConf9 in Cáceres, Spain: Time of changes

http://google-opensource.blogspot.com

«...Every year several hundreds of Debian contributors from around the world get together at DebConf in a different city to share a week (or more!) of work, friendship and fun...»

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Created by can.axis 5 years 16 weeks ago – Made popular 5 years 15 weeks ago
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Vista User on SimplyMEPIS 8.0.10

http://beginlinux.wordpress.com

Lets take a closer look at how intuitive the SimplyMEPIS 8.0.10 Live CD really is for a Windows user. I’ve introduced SimplyMEPIS to a lifelong Windows user and documented the “cans” and “can nots” of his first 2 hours on this Linux distribution.

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Created by aweber 5 years 16 weeks ago – Made popular 5 years 16 weeks ago
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