Archiwum z Wrzesień 2010

Gimpbox Combines GIMP Image Editor’s Tools into a Single Window

czwartek, 30 Wrzesień 2010

The free, open-source image editor, GIMP, uses multiple windows for its tools and dialogs, but they're getting combined into a single window in a future release. Impatient types can combine everything right now, though, with a Python script.

Emacs in the real world – part 2

czwartek, 30 Wrzesień 2010

Linux User and Developer: “Forget Perl’s claims, Emacs really is the Swiss Army chainsaw of the *NIX world. Join Richard Smedley for the second of a three-part series revealing how you can do most of your day-to-day tasks without leaving Emacs”

Windows users face as many choices as Linux users

środa, 29 Wrzesień 2010 “A while ago, Graham Morrison wrote: “The trouble with Linux: there’s too much choice”. Implicitly, the article refers to “more choice than with Windows”.”

Red Hat Responds to U.S. Patent and Trademark Office Request for Guidance on Bilski

środa, 29 Wrzesień 2010

Red Hat News: “Yesterday Red Hat has submitted comments to the U.S Patent and Trademark Office regarding interpretation of the Supreme Court’s Bilski decision.”

LibreOffice isn’t an OpenOffice fork… yet

środa, 29 Wrzesień 2010

Cyber Cynic: “Many people are assuming the Document Foundation’s LibreOffice is an OpenOffice fork. It’s not. Not yet anyway.”

SCO v. Novell Trial, Day 7, Tuesday, March 16, 2010: It’s Darl, Darl, Darl – as text

środa, 29 Wrzesień 2010

Groklaw: “Here’s the transcript of Day 7 of the SCO v. Novell trial in Utah, March 16, 2010, as text, the second trial, with the Hon. Ted Stewart presiding, and it’s Darl McBride, all day long on the witness stand. He was on the stand the day before, and he’ll be returning for more on the next day, but this day is by far the most intriguing so far.”

Resolve Skype crashing (ia32-libs issue) in Ubuntu 10.10 Maverick Meerkat

środa, 29 Wrzesień 2010

Around The Web:
“Recently, Skype stopped working for me and some other users that are using the Beta release of Maverick (Ubuntu 10.10). This error is due to an update to the ia32-libs library.”

Synaptic Package Manager Beginners Guide For Ubuntu Users

środa, 29 Wrzesień 2010

UbuntuGeek: “Synaptic is a graphical user interface (GUI) for managing software packages on Debian-based distributions. If you are using Debian or Ubuntu you will easily find Synaptic in the System Tools menu or in the Administration menu.”

Dell Continues to Tease Out 7-Inch Mobile Computing Tablet

środa, 29 Wrzesień 2010

Enterprise Mobile Today: “This is starting to look very real.

Following the debut of its Streak mini-tablet PC, Dell (NASDAQ: DELL) is beginning to make noise about a new device, confirming plans to bring a larger, seven-inch tablet to market in the next few weeks.”

Shotwell – The New Photo Manager in Ubuntu 10.10

środa, 29 Wrzesień 2010

TuxArena: “As many of you already know, Shotwell will replace F-Spot in the next Ubuntu release, Maverick Meerkat, which is scheduled for October 10. Shotwell is a GTK photo management application which organizes your photos in a collection, allows them to be tagged and rated, and more.”