Stable Linux Kernel 2.6.23 Released

Linus has tagged the final release of kernel 2.6.23. Grab a copy from kernel.org and give it a run through if you’ve been waiting on features, which includes the new, better, fairer CFS process scheduler, a simpler read-ahead mechanism, the lguest ‘Linux-on-Linux’ paravirtualization hypervisor, XEN guest support, KVM smp guest support, variable process argument length,…

Some openSUSE 10.3 Misconceptions

KDE Developer “beineri” writes in his blog about some misconcepts regarding openSUSE10.3: There are some misconceptions floating around about openSUSE 10.3. Unfortunately uninformed people are still allowed to blog so let me pick up some I read: “No Live-CD! Every hobby distro has one. Why can’t a huge company like Novell do one?” Obviously someone…

ASUS Motherboard Ships With Embedded Linux

ASUSTek has introduced the P5E3 Deluxe motherboard, which in addition to using Intel’s new X38 Chipset also features a soon-to-be-announced technology by DeviceVM.  SplashTop is an instant-on Linux desktop environment that is embedded onto this motherboard. Within seconds of turning on the P5E3 Deluxe motherboard, you can boot into this Linux environment that currently features…

Announcing openSUSE 10.3

The openSUSE team is proud to announce the release of openSUSE 10.3. Promoting the use of Linux everywhere, the openSUSE project provides free, easy access to the world’s most usable Linux distribution, openSUSE. openSUSE is released regularly, is stable, secure, contains the latest free and open source software, and comes with several new technologies. openSUSE…