A Memory Comparison of Light Linux Desktops – Part 2view story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – Quote: In my previous article I’ve tried to investigate the RAM memory requirements for running some of the most common light window managers and desktop environments available in the Linux world. Prompted by a number of readers, I’ve decided to include also the big, well-known memory hogs that grab most of the Linux market, i.e. (HowTos)

Red Hat Hires Former VMware Exec to Handle Global Alliancesview story

http://thevarguy.com – Linux vendor Red Hat (RHT) has dipped into VMware’s (VMW) executive ranks to nab Scott Musson, a seven-year veteran of the virtualization vendor, as its new Global Strategic Alliances vice president. read more (IT news)

Canonical Fixes Virtualization Exploit in Ubuntu 13.04view story

http://news.softpedia.com – In a security notice, Canonical published details about a libvirt vulnerability for its Ubuntu 13.04 (Raring Ringtail) operating system. According to Canonical, libvirt could have been made to crash if it received specially crafted network traffic. It has been discovered that libvirt incorrectly handled certain storage pool requests. (IT news)

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server SP3 Releasedview story

http://thevarguy.com – SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11, one of the leading open source Linux operating systems for the enterprise, reached a major new milestone July 8 with the introduction of Service Pack 3 (SP3). (IT news)

XenServer Goes Open Sourceview story

https://www.linux.com – Citrix Releases its popular server-side virtualization solution under the GPL. Citrix Releases its popular server-side virtualization solution under the GPL. Read more at Linux Pro Magazine (Software)

Red Hat OpenStack, Linux, Virtualization: Cloud Triple Play?view story

http://thevarguy.com – OpenStack has hundreds of backers. But the Red Hat OpenStack distribution, still under development, could emerge as the preferred open source platform for public and private clouds. Here's why. read more (IT news)

Run Windows Printer Driver under Linux.view story

https://bbs.archlinux.org – Hi, i write just to report that i ran windows 95 in vitual box just to see that i cant inntall printers due to the compatibility of windows OS with virtual box gues additons, i 'll make a further try with other virtualization options and then surrender and buy nee old printers fully compatible with linux, im looking currently at some epsons hydrosIII https://bbs.archlinux.org/profile (HowTos)

Xen Moving To The Linux Foundationview story

http://techcrunch.com – The Xen project celebrates its 10th anniversary this week. It’s also moving to a new home at The Linux Foundation as a Collaborative Project. (IT news)

Linux Kernel (Quantal HWE) Vulnerabilities Fixed in Ubuntu 12.04 LTSview story

http://news.softpedia.com – Several security vulnerabilities have been discovered in the Linux kernel (Quantal HWE), affecting the Ubuntu 12.04 LTS (Precise Pangolin) operating system, Canonical has unveiled. According to Canonical, a few issues have been corrected in the Linux kernel. For example, a flaw has been discovered with the xen_iret function in Linux kernel's Xen virtualization. (IT news)

Myntra Buys Fitiquette, A Disrupt Finalist With A Virtual Fitting Room, As India's Online Fashion Market Heats Upview story

http://techcrunch.com – Fitiquette, a developer of virtual fitting room technology and a TC Disrupt finalist in September 2012, has been acquired by Myntra, one of the big fashion and lifestyle e-commerce companies in India. (IT news)