The Perfect Server – CentOS 6.3 x86_64 (nginx, Courier, ISPConfig 3)

The Perfect Server – CentOS 6.3 x86_64 (nginx, Courier, ISPConfig 3)

This tutorial shows how to prepare a CentOS 6.3 x86_64 server for the
installation of ISPConfig 3, and how to install ISPConfig 3. ISPConfig 3
is a webhosting control panel that al…

Download Monitor: Useful App for Bandwidth Monitoring on Ubuntu/Linux Mint

Download Monitor is simple UI and useful apps that can be used to monitor the amount of data downloaded and uploaded over a network. It can displays an easy-to-read graph in monthly, daily, and hourly.
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Development: TextCha on the Wiki / live.gnome.org

When editing the wiki please do the following:
Fill in the word ‘gnome’ at the top of the page!

This is called a TextCha and I added it to avoid all the spammers.
Unfortunately the wiki doesn’t authenticate any email addresses, so this
crappy soluti…

Commit Digest: Issue 199

This week… 1100 commits, in 198 projects, by 176 happy hackers (and 232 were translation commits).

In Clocks Eslam Mostafa added support for reading and writing alarms to a ICS file.
Marta Maria Casetti added comboboxes and toolbars pages and sampl…

What’s new with Ubuntu?

Ubuntu 12.10, known as Quantal Questzal, will be releasing on 18 October 2012, but what can we expect from the forthcoming version?
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Lubuntu 12.10 Alpha 3 Screenshot Tour

Canonical published yesterday, July 26th, the third and last Alpha release of the upcoming Lubuntu 12.10 (Quantal Quetzal) operating system.
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Kubuntu 12.10, the Quantal Quetzal Beta

We’re preparing Kubuntu 12.10, the Quantal Quetzal, for distribution in October 2012. With this Alpha pre-release, you can see what we are trying out in preparation for our next version. We have some interesting things happening, so read on for highl…

Ubuntu 12.10 Unity Concept Mockup Video

Britt Yazel posted a couple of days ago on the unity-design team mailing list an interesting link to a YouTube video showing a mockup of Unity in Ubuntu 12.10. The video was originally posted on February, but it is a very good example of how Unity shou…

LuninuX 12 Screenshot Tour

Release 12.00 stable. Code-named ‘Purple Possum’, 12.00 is based on Ubuntu’s 12.04 LTS with the latest software upgrade and modifications; this release have great improvements in beauty, speed, responsiveness and reliability. While it was a demanding task, all the feedbacks and recommendations that were gained through the releases of beta 1 and beta 2 helped […]

How to Upgrade GRUB 2.0 Boot Loader On Ubuntu 12.04

GRUB 2.0 (Grand Unified Bootloader) was release on June 28, come with some major improvement and brings a new menu structure with submenus, a new theme for gfxmenu and support for new platforms and It also brings new drivers for AHCI, EHCI, EFI serial etc. Grub is arguably the best piece of software in the […]

Xubuntu 12.10 Alpha 3 Screenshot Tour

On July 26th, Canonical unleashed for testing the third and last Alpha version of the upcoming Xubuntu 12.10 (Quantal Quetzal) operating system.
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Full Circle Magazine #63 is available in isle four

Full Circle Issue #63 Full Circle – the independent magazine for the Ubuntu Linux community are proud to announce the release of our sixty-third issue. This month: * Command and Conquer. * How-To : Beginning Python – Part 35, LibreOffice Part 16, and Linux Astronomy Part 2. * Graphics : GIMP Retro Photo, and Inkscape […]

From Windows to Linux In No Time

There are countless users of Microsoft’s Windows operating system who become Linux users each year–an important part of the engine that drives the popularity of Linux. In some cases, these migrating users want to escape the malware storm that afflicts the Windows ecosystem; in some cases they want to run Linux alongside Windows (a dual-OS […]

Ubuntu 12.10 Alpha 3 Has Firefox 15 and Unity 6

Softpedia is the first to announce today, July 26th, that the third Alpha version of the upcoming Ubuntu 12.10 (Quantal Quetzal) operating system is now available for download. As usual, we’ve grabbed a copy of it in order to keep you up-to-date …

Ubuntu 12.10 Alpha 3 Screenshot Tour

The Ubuntu developers are moving quickly to bring you the absolute latest and greatest software the Open Source community has to offer. The Quantal Quetzal Alpha 3 Release of Ubuntu 12.10 is a developer snapshot to give you a very early glance at the n…

Why You Should Always Use Nginx With Microcaching

Why You Should Always Use Nginx With Microcaching

Everybody knows how hard is to push out as much as possible from your
webserver(s). In my daily occupation as a hosting engineer that means I
fairly often get the same question, “Wow, cool website, …

Ubuntu 12.10 Alpha 3 unifies user menus

The third alpha release of Ubuntu 12.10 brings a combined sessions and “Me” menu, changes to the Nautilus file manager and the update manager. The dedicated window for the third party drivers manager has been removed
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12.10 (Quantal Quetzal) Alpha 3 Released!

Welcome to Quantal Quetzal Alpha 3 image set, which will in time become the 12.10 release. Pre-releases of Quantal Quetzal are *not* encouraged for anyone needing a stable system or anyone who is not comfortable running into occasional, even frequent breakage. They are, however, recommended for Ubuntu developers and those who want to help in […]

Ubuntu 12.10 Quantal Quetzal Alpha 3 Released

The third alpha release of Ubuntu 12.10, the Quantal Quetzal, is now available…
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Introducing Ubuntu Radio Lens for Unity

The Ubuntu Radio Lens is an Unity Dash plugin that allows users to search for radio stations directly from the Unity Dash. Users will be able to filter their searches for radio stations by Decades, Genres and Country. The radio stations will be played …