I think it’s time to finish survey that was started at Linux Screw a month ago and announce it’s results. First of all thanks for all people who took part and gave his (her) vote, it’s really appreciated. So, most of people (251) tried from… Read More »October Survey: People try many Linux distros
Few will deny that many people that use Unix-like Operating Systems or M$ Windows make the switch to Ubuntu these days or are considering it. The following links will show you Ubuntu equivalents of many traditional Unix applications, and tasks. SwitchingToUbuntu/FromLinux Switching to Ubuntu From… Read More »Switch to Ubuntu from different Linux distros or other OSes
As we know Ubuntu Gutsy Gibbon is released already and as this OS is extremely popular most of mirror servers we can download or upgrade Ubuntu from are overwhelmed by huge amounts of downloads. In my case I tried to upgrade my Feisty several times… Read More »Download or Upgrade Ubuntu at highest speed
Latest version of highly popular Linux distribution Ubuntu is to be released today (2007, October 18th). It’s named Ubuntu Gutsy Gibbon and has release number 7.10. Here are some of Gutsy features that are available out-of-the-box: GNOME 2.20 Desktop 3D effects Desktop search Fast user… Read More »Today is Ubuntu 7.10 Gutsy Gibbon release day!
Adobe Photoshop (or simply Photoshop), is a graphics editor developed and published by Adobe Systems. Currently it’s market leader for commercial bitmap and image manipulation, and is the flagship product of Adobe Systems. Unfortunately it’s available for M$ Windows and Apple OS X users only.… Read More »Run Photoshop with Ubuntu (or any other Linux)
If you want to clean up your Ubuntu or Debian machine and delete unnecessary (orphaned) deb packages you can use utility deborphan. It finds packages that have no packages depending on them. The default operation is to search only within the libs and oldlibs sections… Read More »Clean up your Ubuntu with deborphan
04 Oct 2007 – Novell announced the availability of openSUSE 10.3, the newest version of the community Linux distribution. Announced features: On the desktop Beautiful Green Artwork KDE 3.5.7 GNOME 2.20 GTK YaST 1-Click Install Multimedia New/Redesigned YaST Modules Compiz and Compiz Fusion Virtualisation OpenOffice.org… Read More »openSUSE 10.3 is released (useful links)
Conky is a light-weight and highly configurable system monitor for X. It can monitor many different aspects of your Linux computer. You choose what to monitor and you choose where the monitor is displayed on your desktop through use of a configuration file .conkyrc. As… Read More »Conky: light-weight Linux system monitor