openSUSE Weekly News, Issue 152view story

http://news.opensuse.org – We are pleased to announce our new openSUSE Weekly News 152. openSUSE Weekly News openSUSE Weekly News Sascha Manns editor in chief Satoru Matsumoto Editorial office Gertjan Lettink Forums section Thomas Hofstätter Events & meetings Thomas Schraitle DocBook-Consultant 2010-12-04 Table of Contents Announcements openSUSE Board Election 2010 Status Updates Distribution (Distributions)

[solved partly] howto install LibreOffice?view story

http://crunchbanglinux.org – because i had issues to get a digital signature via CAcert [http://www.cacert.org/] and the CreativeCommons-plugin for OpenOffice [http://wiki.creativecommons.org/OpenOfficeOrg_Addin] working in OpenOffice i thought i might try it with LibreOffice._but_ after downloading the debs [amd64] i had issues with installing them.as i didn't get the appropriate terminal-comands together i installed al (HowTos)

Linux LPIC 102 – Free 15-Minute Guide (Free PDF Guide)view story

http://www.debianadmin.com – Download a FREE 15-MINUTE Guide from PrepLogic!.This free 15-Minute Complete Study Guide builds a solid focus, while revisiting key examination topics. Whether you are just starting to study, cramming at the last second, or simply looking to refresh, this free download could prove to be a lifesaver! It is presented in an easy to read, easy to navigate PDF. (Distributions)

Links 4/11/2010: Fedora 15 to be Called Lovelock, Many Fedora 14 Reviews Now Available, OpenOffice.org Analysesview story

http://techrights.org – Contents GNU/Linux Distributions Devices/Embedded Free Software/Open Source Leftovers Clip of the Day GNU/Linux Daily Giveaways the Entire Month of November What does a Recompute DIY kit, a Brain Machine, and an Ice Tube Clock all have in common? The question is, Alex, What Are Things You Can Win From Linux Journal This Month. (General)

Hello allview story

http://crunchbanglinux.org – Hiya,Had Ubuntu (feeling like it's starting to bloat :() installed on my Vaio – this has now been replaced with #!Both the Live CD test and the install detected everything and all is working perfectly... :D(I don't care for bluetooth)I'm REALLY HAPPY.More importantly, I learnt a significant lesson – the answer to 'Which 'flavour' of Linux is for me?'.My answer? (HowTos)

From Copyrights to Patents: How Software Patents Became the Top Linux Issueview story

http://techrights.org – Summary: An overview of news about SCO (copyright challenge) and software patents, which are increasingly being used to threaten the legality of Free/libre software Microsoft’s and Apple’s #1 weapon against software freedom appears to be software patents. More and more people recognise this, especially now that SCO is passé. (General)

Realistic Smoke Effect Photoshop Tutorialsview story

http://www.hongkiat.com – Adobe Photoshop, as we all know is rightfully regarded as the Swiss knife of designers all around the world. With Photoshop, you can literally create all kinds of illustrations that you previously only dream about! With this fantastic tool, you can virtually create any effect you want. It’s like an infinite canvas of your dreams. If you have the imagination, sky is the limit. (General)

Microsoft’s Three Biggest Patent Trolls and Whitewashers: Bill Gates, Nathan Myhrvold, and Traul Allenview story

http://techrights.org – Still all about monopolies Traul Allen, photo by msprague Summary: Reputation laundering follows massive patent scams spanning different areas of science and technology; identical tricks are used by 3 top Microsoft persons (with overlap between their operations) ABOUT a month ago we produced and presented a factual case to show that Microsoft is a leading producer of patent trolls. (General)

Out of the box support iPod Touch 3G Ubuntu 10.04 (and 10.10)view story

http://crunchbanglinux.org – Hello,Lately I've been messing around with Linux and my iPod touch 3G (iOS 4.1) and already got it to work with Linux (see Tips & Tricks session). Now I noticed that Ubuntu 10.04 and 10.10 support the iPod Touch 3G out of the box. If I install the same software here on my Minimal Ubuntu Openbox setup, it won't work. Now I wondered, what's the difference? (HowTos)

Android Phone Experiences?view story

http://crunchbanglinux.org – Hey all. My contract with my carrier is almost up, and I am definitely in the market for an android phone. I thought, since its pretty much linux (or at least the most open option right now), you guys might have some experience with these phones. (HowTos)