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Guidelines for European Open Source Procurement Publishedview story

http://www.linux-magazine.com – The OSOR agency has published a study that should make it easier for public administrations in Europe to make decisions regarding open source software procurement. (Distributions)

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Blu-ray Compliance Comes to X264view story

http://www.linux-magazine.com – The x264 main developer from the VideoLAN open source project has announced that the x264 free H.264 encoder can now also create Blu-ray videos. (Distributions)

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Shotwell – Desktop Tool for Uploading Pictures on Facebook and Flickerview story

http://lpilinux.com – Features of Shotwell (HowTos)

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How to control Multimedia Application using ReMootview story

http://lpilinux.com – You can manage most of today’s multimedia applications easily with ReMoot, a universal remote control program. ReMoot even provides an esoteric way of controlling your PC remotely from your cell phone or PDA, earning it top geek points. (HowTos)

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Nokia previews first smartphone based on open-source Symbian OSview story

http://apcmag.com – Nokia’s touchscreen N8 marks the first in a new series of devices built around the new open-source Symbian 3 platform. (IT news)

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Spotify finally becomes the social music player you've always dreamt ofview story

http://www.downloadsquad.com – Filed under: Audio, Internet (General)

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How to Backup MySQL Database using MySQL Database Backup 1.2.1view story

http://gamblis.com – This MySQL Database Backup 1.2.1 is a free and open source software that will help us to automatically or manually backup the MySQL Database. I often confused on how to backup my existing MySQL database stored in my Windows XP box. (Distributions)

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How to enable telnet on centos/rhelview story

http://lpilinux.com – ut side of my control but I recently had issues trying to enable telnet on a server. Typically its pretty straightforward. 1. yum install telnet-server 2. chkconfig telnet on 3. chkconfig xinetd on 4. service xinetd start (HowTos)

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Persistent ulimit settings in Centos/RHview story

http://lpilinux.com – Recently a developer came to me and said they are starting to see failed builds apparently due to open file handle limitations on the build server. In case your not aware, by default there are limitations on users to ensure they don’t hog the entire resources of a system. (HowTos)

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GNOME Foundation: OSUOSL Give6 campaignview story

http://blogs.gnome.org – For the last 6 years our good friends at Oregon State University Open Source Lab have been doing an incredible job of providing mirroring services for many big Free Software and Open Source projects. Right now the Open Source Lab is looking for funding, and they are just asking for $6, one per each year they have been online. (Software)