Articles in the Linux Category

OpeniBoot: Allows Booting of Unsigned Code such as Linux kernels on iOS Devices

OpeniBoot: Allows Booting of Unsigned Code such as Linux kernels on iOS Devices

If you have been following the open source space, you may have heard of OpeniBoot, the successor to Bootlace iOS application. Simply explained, it is an open source implementation of iBoot for Apple iPhone and iPod Touch devices. It allows booting of unsigned code such as Linux kernels on the …

Ubuntu 10.10, Dubbed Maverick Meerkat, Available for Download; Focuses on Personal Cloud

Ubuntu 10.10, Dubbed Maverick Meerkat, Available for Download; Focuses on Personal Cloud

Canonical gave itself a perfect 10 for the release of Ubuntu 10.10, dubbed Maverick Meerkat. If you visit the official Ubunto site, you will be greeted with a banner claiming “The perfect 10 is here!”. The latest version for desktop and netbook editions was made available for download on October …

Broadcom to Open Source Wireless Drivers For Linux Users

Broadcom to Open Source Wireless Drivers For Linux Users

Broadcom has released the source code for the “initial release of a fully-open Linux drivers for its latest generation of 11n chipsets”. Henry Ptasinski, a principal scientist in the wireless connectivity group at Broadcom has informed that “the driver, while still a work in progress, is released as full source …

Download Tiny Core Linux 3.0 Based on Linux 2.6 kernel, Busybox, Tiny X and Fltk

Download Tiny Core Linux 3.0 Based on Linux 2.6 kernel, Busybox, Tiny X and Fltk

Tiny Core has been popular for taking lightweight Linux distributions to a new level. Tiny Core Linux is a very small (10 MB) minimal Linux GUI Desktop and it is based on Linux 2.6 kernel, Busybox, Tiny X and Fltk. The release of Tiny Core Linux 3.0 signifies a major …

Download Linux Mint 9 Xfce RC With New Software Manager, Backup Tool, Better Look and Feel

Download Linux Mint 9 Xfce RC With New Software Manager, Backup Tool, Better Look and Feel

The standard Gnome-based Linux Mint 9 was released about two months ago and the LXDE version was made available recently. The Linux Mint team has put out a Linux Mint 9 Xfce release candidate (RC). Based on Xubuntu 10.04 Lucid Lynx, Linux 2.6.32, Xfce 4.6.1 and Xorg 7.4, Linux Mint …

Download ClearOS Enterprise 5.2 With CentOS 5.5 OS As Core System

Download ClearOS Enterprise 5.2 With CentOS 5.5 OS As Core System

ClearOS Enterprise 5.2 Operating System was announced by Michael Proper from the ClearFoundation. The new release is based on CentOS 5.5. Apart from various improvements and fixes, important features like security and overall performance have also been added. ClearOS 5.2 is a network & gateway solution created specifically for small …

Download openSUSE 11.3 With Netbook, iPhone, iPod Touch Support and SpiderOak Integration

Download openSUSE 11.3 With Netbook, iPhone, iPod Touch Support and SpiderOak Integration

Linux-based operating system, openSUSE 11.3 operating system is now available for download with support for 32-bit and 64-bit systems.. Powered with Linux kernel 2.6.34, openSUSE 11.3 operating system incorporates many new features and desktop environments thus enhancing the user experience.

Along with openSUSE 11.3, developers also introduced SpiderOak, a personal cloud …

Download KDE Software Compilation 4.5 Release Candidate 2 Codenamed “COSS”

Download KDE Software Compilation 4.5 Release Candidate 2 Codenamed “COSS”

Have you tried the KDE SC 4.5, which has many things like the new, consistent notification area and window tiling. Now the second release candidate of the upcoming KDE SC 4.5 has been released. You cannot find many changes apart from bug fixes and patches in RC2, but this one …

Request Free Ubuntu 10.04 LTS Lucid Lynx CD Desktop and Server Edition

Request Free Ubuntu 10.04 LTS Lucid Lynx CD Desktop and Server Edition

If you are a Linux enthusiast and are a fan of Ubuntu then you must be waiting for April 29th as the Final release of Ubuntu 10.04 LTS (Lucid Lynx) is scheduled for that day. Ubuntu 10.04 Lucid Lynx Release Candidate (RC) is scheduled to be released on April 22nd, …

Ubuntu 10.04 (Lucid Lynx) Suppots iPhone and iPod Touch Out Of The Box

Ubuntu 10.04 (Lucid Lynx) Suppots iPhone and iPod Touch Out Of The Box

All these days people who are enthusiastic about open source software and love their Apple gadgets could not co-exist. Now those are the days of history after someone at Ubuntu forums have confirmed that Ubuntu 10.04 Lucid Lynx Alpha 3 supports Apple iPhone and iPod Touch out of the box.

The …