Gentoo Linux releases 12.1 LiveDVD

Gentoo Linux is proud to announce the availability of a new LiveDVD to celebrate the continued collaboration between Gentoo users and developers. The LiveDVD features a superb list of packages, some of which are listed below. A special thanks to the Gentoo Infrastructure Team. Their hard work behind the scenes provide the resources, services and […]

Sabayon Linux 8

More busy than busy bees, we’re once again here to announce the immediate availability of Sabayon 8 in all of its tier-1 flavours. If you really enjoyed Sabayon 7, this is just another step towards World domination. Letting bleeding edge and reliability to coexist is the most outstanding challenge our users, our team, is faced […]

Gentoo Linux releases 12.0 LiveDVD

Figure 1.1: Heating your boxes since 1999   Gentoo Linux is proud to announce the availability of a new LiveDVD to celebrate the continued collaboration between Gentoo users and developers. The LiveDVD features a superb list of packages, some of which are listed below. A special thanks to the Gentoo Infrastructure Team. Their hard work behind […]

Announcing the latest installment in Gentoo greatness, the official Gentoo Wiki!

We are glad to announce that the official Gentoo Wiki opens its doors today. As you would expect it from a herd of proper Gentoo developers, we have spent quite some time bikeshedding about various things concerning the wiki, including the color. It seems we have finally reached a verdict, much to everyone’s surprise it […]

Sabayon Linux 7 GNOME, KDE and Xfce

More busy than busy bees, we’re once again here to announce the immediate availability of Sabayon 7. If you really enjoyed Sabayon 6, this will be even more fun and cute. Letting bleeding edge and reliability to coexist is the most outstanding challenge our users, our team, is faced every day. There you have it, […]

Gentoo Linux releases 11.2 LiveDVD

“The future is now” edition Gentoo Linux is proud to announce the availability of a new LiveDVD to celebrate the continued collaboration between Gentoo users and developers. The LiveDVD features a superb list of packages, some of which are listed below. System packages include: Linux kernel 3.0 (with Gentoo patches), Accessibility Support with Speakup, Bash […]

Gentoo participates in World IPv6 day

In light of World IPv6 day [1], the Gentoo Infrastructure team would like to announce new IPv6-availability of several services, and list the existing IPv6 services. Every service listed below is running a dual-stack native IPv4/IPv6 service, no tunnels. The new services available via IPv6 are: – http://forums.gentoo.org/ – http://www.gentoo.org/ – AnonSVN, AnonGit The existing […]

Gentoo Linux – LiveDVD 11.0

Software in the making edition Gentoo Linux is proud to announce the availability of a new LiveDVD to celebrate the continued collaboration between Gentoo users and developers. The LiveDVD features a superb list of packages, some of which are listed below. System packages include: Linux Kernel 2.6.37 (with Gentoo patches), Accessibility Support with Speakup 3.1.6, […]

Gentoo becomes Open Invention Network licensee

This week Gentoo Foundation joined Open Invention Network as a licensee. OIN is an organization which helps protect the Linux ecosystem by building a variety of defenses against patent attacks. These defenses include both traditional mechanisms, like defensive patent pools, and more innovative approaches, like the Linux Defenders project, which uses a variety of methods […]

Sabayon Linux x86/x86-64 5.4 GNOME and KDE

The best, refined blend of GNU/Linux, coming with bleeding edge edges is eventually here! Say hello to Sabayon Five-point-Fourhh, available in both GNOME and KDE editions! Dedicated to those who like cutting edge stability, out of the box experience, outstanding Desktop performance, clean and beauty. Sabayon 5.4 will catch you, anything that could have been […]

Larry The Cow Graphics Contest

What: Larry the cow t-shirt graphics contest … Where: irc.freenode.net, #gentoo-artwork Starts: Wed, Sep 01, 2010 Ends: Sun, Oct 31, 2010 Introduction: Larry the cow is our prized mascot and he is not getting the respect he deserves. Just about every other Linux distribution, their mascot is adorned on t-shirts and other types of schwag, […]

2010 Gentoo Screenshot Contest Results

Long live Gentoo! As the quantity and quality of this year’s entries will attest, Gentoo is alive, well, and taking no prisoners! Thanks to everyone who entered the contest. There were 103 total entries using 7 different window managers and desktop environments. The Winners 1. Nick: Chopinzee. Desktop: E17 built from the official EFL overlay. […]

Gentoo Screenshot Contest 2010

After the success of the 2009 Screenshot Contest the Contest Team is doing it again! Gentoo Users, Developers, and Staffers are encouraged to submit their sweetest screenshots. Please head over to the 2010 Contest Page for all of the details. You can visit this forum post for comments and suggestions. OK enough talk, get started […]

Sabayon Linux x86/x86-64 5.3 GNOME and KDE

The best, refined blend of GNU/Linux, coming with bleeding edge edges is eventually here! Say hello to Sabayon Five-point-Threeh, available in both GNOME and KDE editions! Dedicated to those who like cutting edge stability, out of the box experience, outstanding Desktop performance, clean and beauty. Sabayon 5.3 will catch you, anything that could have been […]

An In-Depth Look at Gentoo Linux

Imagine an Operating System that only includes the features that you actually want and use. An Operating System that is finely tuned to your computer hardware. One that doesn’t include any resource hogging applications that you don’t need such as “Desktop Search” or huge bloated software such as modern music players. A System that doesn’t […]

Students, get paid to work on Gentoo this summer!

Gentoo has been accepted for its 5th consecutive year in the Google Summer of Code! GSoC pays college students $5000 to work full-time on an open-source project for a summer. Check out our GSoC 2010 homepage if you are interested in this year’s GSoC for Gentoo. We particularly encourage applications from students who aren’t already […]