The Perfect Desktop – Xubuntu 12.04

The Perfect Desktop – Xubuntu 12.04

This tutorial shows how you can set up a Xubuntu 12.04
desktop that is a full-fledged replacement for a Windows desktop, i.e.
that has all the software that people need to do the things they do on
their Windows des…

Ubuntu Development Special Edition

Full Circle Magazine – Ubuntu development Special Edition
The single-topic Special Editions continue with Daniel Holbach’s behind-the-scenes run-through of the Ubuntu Development Process; the collected articles parts 1 through 4
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GStreamer: GStreamer Core 0.11.91, Base Plugins 0.11.91, Good Plugins 0.11.91, Bad Plugins 0.11.91, Ugly Plugins 0.11.91, libav Plugins 0.11.91 unstable release

The GStreamer team announces a new release of the GStreamer core,
Base/Good/Bad/Ugly/libav modules for the 0.11 GStreamer unstable release series.

This is the second release candidate of the upcoming 1.0 release. It
is intended for developers and pe…

Fedora Weekly News (FWN): Issue 295

Fedora Project welcome you to the Fedora Weekly News(FWN) Issue 295[1]. The dynamic stream of FWN 295 covers few breaking news for the community worldwide. Spherical Cow- the release name of Fedora 18 followed by the most spreading and expecting event FUDCon which will be held in Paris in 2012 & in Lawrence, Kansas in […]

Updated Debian 6.0: 6.0.5 released

The Debian project is pleased to announce the fifth update of its stable distribution Debian 6.0 (codename `squeeze’). This update mainly adds corrections for security problems to the stable release, along with a few adjustments for serious problems. Security advisories were already published separately and are referenced where available. Please note that this update does […]

Blender 2.63a update release

Thanks to 100s of bugreports we’ve done over a 100 fixes in just 2 weeks; enough to deserve a…

Meet Magento 2012 – The Netherlands

This year Magento will pay another visit to The Netherlands for the conclusion of the European Magento Tour. The fourth Meet Magento conference in The Netherlands is taking place on May 29-30, 2012 and is organized by the Dutch Magento community. Th…

Wine release 1.5.4

The Wine development release 1.5.4 is now available. What’s new in this release (see below for details): – A new DirectSound resampler. – A Negotiate authentication provider. – OpenGL support in the DIB engine. – Beginnings of support for .NET mixed assemblies. – Support routines for Internationalized Domain Names. – Various bug fixes. The source […]

How To Manage Your Servers With Rex – Best Practice

How To Manage Your Servers With Rex – Best Practice

(R)?ex is a server orchestration and configuration management tool.
With (R)?ex you can manage all your boxes from a central point through
the complete process of configuration management and softw…

Wine 1.5.4 Released

The Wine development release 1.5.4 is now available.
What’s new in this release:

A new DirectSound resampler.
A Negotiate authentication provider.
OpenGL support in the DIB engine.
Beginnings of support for .NET mixed assemblies.
Support …

Installing Apache2 With PHP5 And MySQL Support On Ubuntu 12.04 LTS (LAMP)

Installing Apache2 With PHP5 And MySQL Support On Ubuntu 12.04 LTS (LAMP)

LAMP is short for Linux, Apache, MySQL, PHP.
This tutorial shows how you can install an Apache2 webserver on an
Ubuntu 12.04 LTS server with PHP5 support (mod_php) and MySQL su…

MantisTouch 1.1.2 Released

For those not familiar with MantisTouch: “MantisTouch was developed to provide mobility to MantisBT. As a web app, MantisTouch provides a mobile optimized user interface for iPhone, Android, and Windows Phone. MantisTouch uses web services to access the bugtracking data … Continue reading

Magento Go: Create Efficiencies Around How you Run your Online Business

May 24, 2012 I 10:00AM PDT

Webinar: Sell More, Sell Better – Introducing Your Ultimate Back Office
You’ve picked the world’s leading eCommerce platform, now choose the leading small business management system to help you sell more and sell better…

Windows on ARM Users Need Browser Choice Too

For the past eight years, users and developers have enjoyed a Windows platform environment that offered users a choice of browsers to navigate their digital lives.  It wasn’t always that way. Prior to the launch of Firefox in 2004, there … Continue reading

How To Back Up MySQL Databases With mylvmbackup On Debian Squeeze

How To Back Up MySQL Databases With mylvmbackup On Debian Squeeze

mylvmbackup
is a Perl script for quickly creating MySQL backups. It uses LVM’s
snapshot feature to do so. To perform a backup, mylvmbackup obtains a
read lock on all tables and flus…

EA Games and Ubuntu

Electronic Arts are delivering two games into Ubuntu, Command & Conquer Tiberium Alliances and Lord of Ultima. They are currently available in the Ubuntu Software Center. While some may focus on the fact that these are loading web apps, the really exciting opportunity here is that EA have identified Ubuntu as an exciting channel to […]

Virtual Users And Domains With Postfix, Courier, MySQL And SquirrelMail (Ubuntu 12.04 LTS)

Virtual Users And Domains With Postfix, Courier, MySQL And SquirrelMail (Ubuntu 12.04 LTS)

This document describes how to install a Postfix mail server that is
based on virtual users and domains, i.e. users and domains that are in a
MySQL database. …

Monthly Stats – February 2012

Donations & Sponsorships: Many thanks to the following donors and sponsors for financially supporting Linux Mint: Donors: $500 (2nd donation), Mike Shimanski $300 (4th donation), Terry Mansfield aka “tmansfield” $202, Patient’s Guide $108 (2nd donation), S R W. $100 (3rd donation), Larry B. $100, Jon Hulka $100, Timothy W. L. $100, Vlad aka “Monsta” $63.8 […]

Monthly Stats – March 2012

Donations & Sponsorships: Many thanks to the following donors and sponsors for financially supporting Linux Mint: Donors: $259.44 (3rd donation), Hendrik S. $129.72, Erwin F. $100 (11th donation), Andreas S. aka “Unforgiving67“ $100 (3rd donation), Jan C. $100 (2nd donation), Mohammed A. $100 (2nd donation), Vlad aka “Monsta” $100, Charles R. H. $100, Tim Y. […]

Monthly Stats – April 2012

Donations & Sponsorships: Many thanks to the following donors and sponsors for financially supporting Linux Mint: Donors: $259.44, Christian D. $259.44, Richard G. $200, Thomas O. $100 (8th donation), Jordan S. $100 (5th donation), Richard H. $100 (4th donation), Ralph Siegler aka “ziggy“ $100 (3rd donation), Mohammed A. $100, Hans S. $100, William W. $100, […]