Links 17/9/2010: Software Freedom Day, Firefox 4 Preview Ravesview story

http://techrights.org – Contents GNU/Linux Distributions Devices/Embedded Free Software/Open Source Leftovers Clip of the Day GNU/Linux Desktop 4 Ways to Give Desktop Linux a Test-Drive That desktop Linux offers myriad compelling advantages for business users is no longer the subject of much debate. (General)

Brisbane employers lure South’s IT skillsview story

http://www.itwire.com – Spurred by a range of infrastructure projects underway in Queensland, some Brisbane based employers are now offering incentives to encourage IT professionals from the southern states to make the trek north. (IT news)

Images in Conky (specifically rhythmbox album art)view story

http://crunchbanglinux.org – i've been looking for this for a while, and thought others might be too, so i thought i'd give a quick run down on what i'm doing.pretty, i know ;)alright, first off, you gotta grab the conky source (http://sourceforge.net/projects/conky/files/), then extract it, ./configure it, with "--enable-imlib2" (source), then make and install it.from there, install conkyRhythmbox by (HowTos)

Bordeaux helps support Wineconf 2010 and FreeBSDview story

http://www.wine-reviews.net – Projects die without dedicated people to manage them and having funding for an FOSS project allows for those dedicated people to spend more time devoted to the project itself (instead of working that silly "day job"). (Software)

Spotlight on Linux: openSUSE 11.3view story

http://linuxo.com – Linux Journal: "The distribution is always of the highest quality with a professional feel and polish. Novell employs full-time developers to work on openSUSE and community projects, because many of the innovations first seen in openSUSE will end up in Novell's commercial SUSE Enterprise edition" (General)

Calling all Manchester Linux geeks!view story

http://www.linuxformat.com – U^3 (U-Cubed), a self-described "Ubuntu and Upstream UnWorkshop day" in collaboration with HacMan, ManLUG and Manchester Free Software, is taking place in just a few days, and still have over 20 tickets available for free. (General)

Purchase Bordeaux and help support Wineconf 2010 and FreeBSDview story

http://www.wine-reviews.net – Last month we ran a 50% off sale on Bordeaux and this month we would like to do something a little different and raise some money for a good cause. With your help we would like to help support three very important projects. The first project is the Wine Development Fund. Proceeds from the WDF go toward supporting the annual Wine Conference. (Software)

Open Source Projects that Changed the Worldview story

http://linuxo.com – OStatic: "To many, open source software isn't just about getting something for free, it's a statement about how the world should be." (General)

Need for Games, please post the names of native Linux games hereview story

http://forums.opensuse.org – Hello everyone, Its about 6 month I'm with Linux and since 2 months with Suse. Since the day I migrated to Linux I frequently encountered a question "are games available for Linux?" When I first installed Ubuntu 6 months back I found out basic games like freecell, spider, mine sweeper and others. Its the same games that ship with Windows too. (Distributions)

8 Less Common CSS Properties You May Find Interestingview story

http://fwebde.com – We're all familiar with the most common CSS properties that we use daily, such as width, height, margin and border. And for most projects, the ones we use all the time are just fine. Of course, there are also those ones that you discover through your IDE's autocomplete feature, which can have some pretty interesting results. Some are immediately obvious to what they do, and some are not. (Distributions)