Frugalware 1.1 with Updates and Etoile

Sep 08, 2009

The distribution Frugalware Linux is now available in Version 1.1, codename Getorin. The release includes several updated software packages and is rounded out with the user environment Etoile.

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Straggler: Debian Decides to Replace Sysvinit with Upstart

Sep 08, 2009

The current Debian Sysvinit boot system will gradually be replaced by upstart due to sysvinit's unreliability, according to Debian boot system maintainers.

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Easypeasy 1.5 with UXA Support

Sep 08, 2009

Based on Ubuntu 9.04, Easypeasy comes with additional support packages for netbooks and for the first time, support for Intel's UXA drivers.

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Shuttle Introduces Compact Computer with OpenSUSE

Sep 07, 2009

Shuttle has unleashed the Shuttle X500V with pre-installed OpenSUSE 11.1. Linux users can save over $100 when opting for this system as opposed to Vista.

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Canonical Releases 5. Pre-Version of Ubuntu 9.10 "Karmic Koala"

Sep 04, 2009

In the latest Alpha version of Karmic Koala, Canonical has included a number of software updates, and say testers should expect some substantial bugs.

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Red Hat Releases RHEL 5.4

Sep 03, 2009

Announced at the Red Hat Summit in Chicago, the Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 5 update intends to set the groundwork for future virtualization products and cloud computing.

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First Test Images of LXDE Lubuntu Available

Sep 03, 2009

The LXDE team is working on a lite variant of Ubuntu that will run on PCs with less than 265 MB. First images are now ready to test.

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Update: More Platforms With MontaVista Linux 6

Sep 03, 2009

Montavista now supports x86, ARM 5 and 6 and MIPS as market-specific embedded Linux.

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