Linux Dominates the Top of 500 List

Jun 23, 2009

The 33. International Supercomputing Conference (ISC) 09 has released its Top 500 List. US machines dominate the first ten positions with Linux Roadrunner leading, but slots 3 and 10 have been taken by Linux PCs from the Juelich development center in Germany.

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Linux à la française: First Alpha from Mandriva Linux 2010

Jun 23, 2009

Mandriva Linux 2010 is set to appear on the scene with an alpha version in October. First attempts with the free version (in 32- and 64-bit) have been approved. In the meantime the French company has let its community down by cancelling the LinuxTag visit last minute.

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Fedora FUDCon: Prominent and Learned Guests

Jun 23, 2009

The Fedora User and Development Conference (FUDCon) 2009 will run concurrently with LinuxTag at the Marshall Haus on the grounds of the Messe Berlin from Friday, June 26 through Sunday, June 28.

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Ubuntu 9.04 Server Certified on HP ProLiant G6

Jun 18, 2009

Hewlett-Packard and the Canonical Linux firm have announced certification of the Ubuntu 9.04 Server Edition on HP's ProLiant G6 server family.

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Debian gets Mono Software via Tomboy

Jun 17, 2009

Ever since more and more Mono programmed applications such as Banshee, Gnome Do, and F Sport took over the Gnome desktop, the opposition to the .NET implementation has been getting more and more up in arms.

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Interactive Hooks: Apport to Improve Ubuntu Bug Tracking

Jun 15, 2009

Apport immediately kicks in when an application crashes. In the future the program should be user-interactive in detecting bugs faster and more efficiently.

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Craft Your Own Geeko Avatar

Jun 15, 2009

Novell seems to have revived its love for SUSE Linux. It now provides an interactive program to craft your own version of the Geeko mascot.

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Strike 2: Latest Test Version of Ubuntu 9.10 Released

Jun 13, 2009

Ubuntu has released a second alpha version of Karmic Koala containing the earliest new features.

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