Super and Underground Desktop High performance Linux distributions Super and Underground DesktopMar 31, 2006
Experimental Linux distributions can take risks to reach for better performance. We investigated a pair of promising experimentals: Super Linux and Underground Desktop.more »
Arch Linux Getting back to basics with Arch LinuxFeb 28, 2006
If you’re looking for a fast, stable system without the GUI goo, try Arch Linux.more »
Live Distro Roundup Highlights of the live Linux landscapeJan 31, 2006
Many fine live Linux distributions are waiting for you right now on the Internet. The right choice depends on what you need.more »
Plan 9 The Plan 9 network operating systemDec 31, 2005
In the eery, distant days before the birth of Linux, a strange alien system set out to fulfill the promise of Unix. Descendents of that system are still living. We caught one and dissected it.more »
Exclusive Klaus Knopper Interview The world according to Knoppix creator Klaus KnopperOct 31, 2005
Klaus Knopper still has big ideas for the little distro that has spawned many derivatives and changed the way we think of live Linux. I asked Klaus about the past, present, and future of Knoppix.more »
Practical Knoppix Expert techniques for getting more from KnoppixOct 31, 2005
Knoppix creator Klaus Knopper shares some tips for using Knoppix in the real world.more »
Suse Linux 10.0 What’s coming in Suse Linux 10.0Oct 31, 2005
Suse is still one of the most popular Linux distributions. Read on for an introduction to Novell’s new openSuse project and a sneak peak at what’s inside the next version of Suse Linux.more »
Gentoo Linux Installing and Managing Gentoo LinuxAug 31, 2005
Gentoo is a powerful and flexible Linux system that you can customize to fit perfectly into your environment. Our workshop describes how to set up Gentoo. We’ll also show you how to install and manage software on your Gentoo system with the popular Portage software management system.more »
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Home routers will give room for custom firmware but still comply with FCC rules
Frank Karlitschek will continue to lead the open source ownCloud project
“Xenial Xerus” comes with a new packages format and several improvements for the enterprise.
Linux users can now download and install the Windows code editor
New initiative will address security and interoperability concerns around container technology.
Developers can use RHEL as a development platform without a subscription fee.
Windows users will soon have native access to the Bash shell.
Improvements to SMTP will provide better guarantee of confidentiality
Graphics vendor embraces new reality in Linux graphics