Google executive frustrated by Java, C++ complexityview story

http://linuxo.com – Infoworld: "Today's commercial-grade programming languages -- C++ and Java, in particular -- are way too complex and not adequately suited for today's computing environments, Google distinguished engineer Rob Pike argued in a talk Thursday at the O'Reilly Open Source Conference." (General)

Install the latest NVIDIA driverview story

http://forums.opensuse.org – Hi of course you can use the Suse NVIDIA repository but this does not provide the most recent driver. So here the HOWTO thanks to "Marius" Step 1: Via Yast install gcc make kernel source Step2: Download the nvidia driver from the nvidia website and move it to / (top root directory) makes life easier for operations further down (Distributions)

Perl Creator Hints at Imminent Perl 6 Releaseview story

http://linuxo.com – PCWorld: "In his annual "State of the Onion" speech at the O'Reilly Open Source Conference (OSCON), Perl creator Larry Wall hinted that the long-awaited version 6 of the Perl programming language might finally be released soon." (General)

Install A Fresh and Modern Icon Theme in Ubuntu 10.04 Lucid Lynxview story

http://www.liberiangeek.net – The Breathe Icon Theme set is a fresh and modern theme set for Ubuntu, including Lucid. It provides a new icon set using KDE’s Oxygen as an inspiration but with a distinctly Human feel. (HowTos)

Howto: Nvidia Geforce Fx 5200view story

http://crunchbanglinux.org – If you have an older card I suggest you use the Legacy Nvidia drivers from the Nvidia website as neither Squeeze nor Sid nvidia-kernel source via module-assistant will work for this card. **NOTE** kodx has another method as well that was posted in the other Nvidia thread for newer cards. Also for the 5200: (HowTos)

openSUSE Weekly News, Issue 133 out now!view story

http://news.opensuse.org –   (Distributions)

Activate Ralink Wireless PCIe adapter in CentOSview story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – Hello, I am trying to bring up a RT2860STA wireless adapter in x86-64bits CentOS (kernel version - 2.6.18), so far without success. I compiled the driver with `HAS_WPA_SUPPLICANT=y` and `HAS_NATIVE_WPA_SUPPLICANT_SUPPORT=y` in config.mk, the rt2860sta.ko module can be loaded to the kernel successfully. (HowTos)

Video problem in Fedoraview story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – Hi, Have just installed Fedora 13 and Movie Player requires plugins and it "cant find the necessary plugins in any configured source" Can you tell me how to run videos in F13 ? (HowTos)

Manage Burg Boot-Loader In Ubuntu 10.04 Lucid Lynx with Burg-Managerview story

http://www.liberiangeek.net – Burg is a brand new boot-loader based on GRUB. It is the first program that helps start your computer and displays OS options on the menu to start. It is nice but difficult to manage from the command-line. (HowTos)

Slackware 13.0/KDE4/mjpegtools-1.9.0 compile problemview story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – Perhaps someone can explain this to me. I have seen that several people are having similar issues, and several others have no problem compiling mjpegtools on Slackware. Files are from SlackBuilds. See code for error: Code: creating yuvinactive (HowTos)