Links 4/12/2010: Unity in Fedora, Raphaël Hertzog Says Success of Ubuntu Mostly Beneficial to Debianview story

http://techrights.org – Contents GNU/Linux Distributions Devices/Embedded Free Software/Open Source Leftovers Clip of the Day GNU/Linux U.S. (General)

LXer: Unity Desktop Possibly Coming To Fedoraview story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – Published at LXer: Adam Williamson has shared that he's looking at packaging Canonical's Unity desktop for Fedora. "Why? Well, a few reasons. Mainly, Unity’s an interesting project. I want to look at it and compare it to GNOME Shell and I think quite a few others do too, so it seems nice to package it so you can run both on Fedora. (HowTos)

LXer: 3 Linux programs to organize your timeview story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – Published at LXer: Time is a precious commodity, especially if you're a system administrator. No other job pulls people in so many directions at once. Users interrupt you constantly with requests, preventing you from getting anything done. (HowTos)

RailCorp’s IT projects $41m over budgetview story

http://www.itwire.com – NSW public transport agency RailCorp is facing fresh allegations of problems within its IT department, with the state's auditor-general publishing a report today detailing extensive delays in the delivery of IT projects and cost overruns amounting to $41.4 million. (IT news)

Links 30/11/2010: Zeitgeist in KDE, New Gnome Shell Coverage, RHEL 6.0 Benchmarksview story

http://techrights.org – Contents GNU/Linux Distributions Devices/Embedded Free Software/Open Source Leftovers Clip of the Day GNU/Linux A history of viruses on Linux We recently gave you a brief history of viruses on the Mac and as requested by a user we wanted to give you a history of viruses on Linux. (General)

Feature handling for openSUSE reworkedview story

http://news.opensuse.org – openFATE, the feature tracking tool used in openSUSE has been completely reworked and the new version is live now on features.opensuse.org. A team has started driving the handling of features and we’d like to update you with the current state and invite you to participate. The new version is now live and contains a long list of new features so that features can be handled completely with the (Distributions)

LXer: GNOME's Zeitgeist Is Coming To The KDE Desktopview story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – Published at LXer: Developed as part of KDE4 was Nepomuk to handle meta data of all kinds on the desktop in a generic fashion regardless of file type as a step towards a semantic desktop. While Nepomuk continues to advance, the KDE developers are now collaborating with GNOME developers to bring Zeitgeist to the KDE desktop too. (HowTos)

where to put shared filesview story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – Hi all, The FHS doesn't seem to have anything like it mentioned. In the Linux directory structure, which directory is purposely designed for storing shared files/documents among Groups or Others? By 'shared files/documents', I mean e.g. (HowTos)

LXer: Control Points and Steering Mechanisms in Open Source Software Projectsview story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – Published at LXer: Most commercial software today depends on open source software. The commercial software might be using an underlying open source platform, or it might be incorporating open source components, or it might be provided as a commercial open source product itself. (HowTos)

Australian researchers granted money for solar researchview story

http://www.itwire.com – The Australian Solar Institute has awarded A$16 million for three major solar research projects in Australia. This money will help Australia maintain a leading role in the world in solar research. (IT news)