WINE 0.9.48 Released 2

Wine 0.9.48 was released today, with the following main changes: Still more fixes for regression test failures. Much more complete cryptnet implementation. WIDL is now able to generate the oleaut32 proxy code. Lots of bug fixes. Binary packages are in the process of being built and it may take a few days for them to ...

ATI releases Catalyst 7.10 drivers for Linux desktops 1

AMD and ATI weren’t fibbing. The graphics company, now part of Advanced Micro Devices, has released high-end Catalyst 7.10 graphics drivers for the Linux desktop. ATI, once AMD bought it, promised to be more friendly to Linux desktop users. While this release still contains some proprietary bits, it does offer advanced 3D features for Linux ...

GIMP 2.4 Released

Developers, artists and user interface designers from all over the world worked together to make GIMP more powerful and easier to use than ever. The changes from version 2.2 are too numerous to list here, please check the Release Notes to get an overview. If you want to compile GIMP 2.4 yourself, you can grab ...

Gobuntu: Ubuntu For FSF oriented

  Gobuntu is a GNU/Linux operating system, derived from Ubuntu, that endeavors to adhere to the Free Software Foundations four freedoms and intends to provide a base for other free software platforms to build upon with minimal modification required. It does this by only including open-source non-restricted software. This means there will be no firmware, ...

[Site Update] 2

Hey Ya All! Been a long time since I did a personal post here. Just been too busy, with office, with no PC and all. Sigh, I’ll have to rely on CyberCafes for the upcoming 2 months. Meanwhile, you may have noticed that I’ve setup a forum a while ago. Well today I *finally* managed ...

OpenOffice.org 2.3 New Features 2

Chart The Chart component of OpenOffice.org has undergone a major revamp for 2.3. The developers have added a range of exciting new features, and at the same time made the creation of charts simpler and more logical. The default chart appearance is improved, with a new colour palette. The scaling of axes has been changed ...

The myth of the thousand updates for Linux, debunked

Rudd- has written in his blog about Distribution X downloading oh-so-many updates, everyday. He says: For the last six months, I’ve been reading article after article spewing the same bovine manure: Look at how many updates Distribution X issued! How can it be more secure than Windows? Let’s bury that stupidity under a ton of ...

Linux Mint 3.1 Celena Light Edition

Linux Mint 3.1 Celena Light Edition
Soon after the release of Linux Mint 3.1 “Celena” developers of Linux Mint have released Linux Mint “Celena” Light Edition. The purpose of the Light Edition is to bring a version of Linux Mint which doesn’t contain: proprietary software patented technologies support for restricted formats In some countries where the legislation allows software patents to ...

Linux Mint 3.1 Celena 1

Linux Mint 3.1 Celena
This is Linux Mint 3.1, codename Celena, based on Cassandra and compatible with Ubuntu Feisty and its repositories. Celena is using Cassandra’s base (kernel 2.6.20-15, Gnome 2.18). What’s new in Celena Share this:PocketTwitterFacebookLinkedInEmail