Ubuntu 8.04.3 LTS releasedview story

http://osrevolution.com – Steve Langasek announced the third maintenance update to Ubuntu's 8.04 LTS release. (Distributions)

USN-804-1: PulseAudio vulnerabilityview story

http://www.ubuntu.com – Referenced CVEs:  CVE-2009-1894 Description:  =========================================================== Ubuntu Security Notice USN-804-1 July 16, 2009 pulseaudio vulnerability CVE-2009-1894 =========================================================== A security issu (Distributions)

Sidux 2009-02 (KDE)view story

http://desktoplinuxreviews.com – The excellent distribution suggestions keep coming from Brian Masinick and here’s yet another one, Sidux 2009-2. Sidux is based on Debian and you can download a version that uses the XFCE or KDE desktop environments. You can also opt to download the lite version that weighs in at about 600MB or the full version that [...] (Distributions)

Register Today for the openSUSE Conference!view story

http://news.opensuse.org – Join us in Nürnberg, Germany, 17 September through 20 September for the first-ever openSUSE Conference! The openSUSE Conference schedule is up and registration is open! (Distributions)

SSH Attack Foghornview story

http://feedproxy.google.com – I don’t like it when people try and hack my web servers. To make myself aware of people trying to access my ssh daemon, I wrote me a little script. Yup, I’m certainly aware of DenyHosts. Notwithstanding, in the hopes that this script may find use elsewhere, I post it here. Behold, enjoy, and chuckle a bit at how much better you could write it. (Distributions)

need to open an autocad file with .dwg extension? What program to use?view story

http://www.ubuntux.org – Need to open an autocad program file with a ".dwg" extension; what ubuntu programs are availalbe? "OpenOffice "draw" didn't seems to work. - Thanks - Patrickgpg (Distributions)

mdadm RAID5 after power outtageview story

http://www.ubuntux.org – I've searched around all over the internet, and I may have made the mistake of following advice one after another, which could possibly lead to my data loss... Heres the story: A few days ago, my RAID5 array of 3x1TB drives went down due to a power outtage. Bootup was stalled due to a failed mounting of my array. CTRL-D to bootup, and take a look at what I'm dealing with. (Distributions)

Distributions: From Ubuntu to openSUSE and Pardusview story

http://www.h-online.com – ccording to Mark Shuttleworth, the driving force behind Ubuntu, the next LTS release of Ubuntu may be delayed in an attempt to synchronise the Ubuntu and Debian releases as part of a "meta-release cycle". The expectation was that the next LTS version would be 10.04, due for release in April 2010, but now it may be either 10.04 or 10.10. (Distributions)

No Operating System Foundview story

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Back In Time – A Simple backup tool for ubuntuview story

http://www.ubuntux.org – Back In Time is a simple backup tool for Linux inspired from “flyback project” and “TimeVault”.The backup is done by taking snapshots of a specified set of directories.Keep in mind that Back In Time is just a GUI. The real magic is done by rsync (take snapshots and restore), diff (check if somethind changed) and cp (make hardlinks). (Distributions)

USN-801-1: tiff vulnerabilityview story

http://www.ubuntu.com – Referenced CVEs:  CVE-2009-2347 Description:  =========================================================== Ubuntu Security Notice USN-801-1 July 13, 2009 tiff vulnerability CVE-2009-2347 =========================================================== A security issue affec (Distributions)

USN-800-1: irssi vulnerabilityview story

http://www.ubuntu.com – Referenced CVEs:  CVE-2009-1959 Description:  =========================================================== Ubuntu Security Notice USN-800-1 July 13, 2009 irssi vulnerability CVE-2009-1959 =========================================================== A security issue aff (Distributions)