openSUSE 11.3 release party hosted by ATHLug, Athens-Greeceview story

http://forums.opensuse.org – We invite you on Friday July 23rd, 2010 on 21.00 to the presentation of the new OpenSuse 11.3! We wear our linuxshirt, we get our cds and our laptops and we celebrate... The party will continue on weekend at the nearest beaches... Our team will present the new version. We will meet at Club at Club "Stavlos". (Distributions)

Linux on the iMac - ATI Radeon 4670 vs 4850view story

http://forums.opensuse.org – I am considering purchasing an iMac 27-inch for my web development business; of course, linux-compatibility is a major issue for me. I know that Linux has been run successfully on various models of the iMac, including the 27 inch version, but of late it seems that the Linux graphic driver universe is going through a tough time. (Distributions)

Rackspace, NASA launch OpenStack: Can it prevent cloud lock-in?view story

http://linuxo.com – ZDNet: "Rackspace on Monday launched OpenStack, an open source cloud computing operating system, designed to take on the likes of VMware's vSphere and Microsoft's Azure. NASA, Citrix and Dell are among the key partners." (General)

5 Open and Free Help Desk Ticketing Systemsview story

http://linuxo.com – LinuxPlanet: "It is pretty much impossible to manage a help desk without some kind of help desk tracking system. Eric Geier rounds a sampling of five of the best Free/Open source help desk software systems." (General)

Liferea crashes when trying to read Slashdot newsview story

http://forums.opensuse.org – Hello, I have installed OpenSuse 11.3 and I works quite well in my dell latitude xt2, even touch screen right out of the box. I like Liferea for news feeds but when I try to read any feed from Slashdot it crashes after some seconds. It also happens with another source, etwinning.es. Best regards, Sergio (Distributions)

make uses wrong prefix searching for .la filesview story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – Hi all, I have rebuilded some packages from source to enable some features not in place by default. I usually use /usr/local as prefix for rebuilded packages. (HowTos)

need help with configure script for vmime library - exiting with error.view story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – Hi, I would really appreciate any help with this problem as I am not all that experienced with Linux configure scripts for building source. I downloaded a vmime library source package. One of the dependencies it has is on another open source lib - gsasl. I had no trouble building the gsasl lib. (HowTos)

Damn Vulnerable Linux is Littered with Security Holesview story

http://www.maximumpc.com – Put away the pitchforks, penguin fans, we're not hating on Linux or dropping a deuce on open-source software in general (you're welcome for the visual). What we're referring to is an actual distro called "Damn Vulnerable Linux," which is not like any other Linux distro you've seen before. (General)

Zsnes startup issuesview story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – Hello, I'm currently running CrunchBang 9.04.01 on a EeePC 900HD netbook. I've just installed zsnes and libsdl in order to run the emulator. When I use the zsnes command however, I get the following error: Code: Starting Mouse detection. Unable to poll /dev/input/event9. Make sure you have read permissions to it. (HowTos)

Any program automatically convert .deb to .pkg.tar.gz/xzview story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – Hi all, I'm wondering whether there is a program in Arch Linux that can automatically convert .deb package into .pkg.tar.gz/xz, which can be conveniently installed by pacman. I ask this because I use checkinstall to install binaries compiled from source. And checkinstall doesn't support .pkg.tar.gz/xz yet. (HowTos)