|Posted by Linux Ducks on September 15, 2010 at 4:59 AM||comments (0)|
Linux kernel purged of five-year-old root access bug
The Linux kernel has finally been purged of a privilege-escalation vulnerability that for at least half a decade allowed untrusted local users to gain ...
|Posted by Linux Ducks on September 15, 2010 at 4:57 AM||comments (0)|
Is Linux Really Harder to Use?
By Katherine Noyes, PC World Not surprisingly, the misperception that Linux is harder to use than other operating systems is also one that gets used ...
|Posted by Linux Ducks on September 15, 2010 at 4:55 AM||comments (0)|
Facebook is Linux-Powered
Facebook's open source Web serving infrastructure has a lot more than just the traditional LAMP (Linux/Apache/MySQL/PHP) stack behind it.....
|Posted by Linux Ducks on May 26, 2010 at 10:19 PM||comments (0)|
Wubi Ubuntu Installer - One click Windows installation popular Ubuntu Linux (and Netbook versions !).....
Wubi Ubuntu Installer
"Sometimes you want a new PC because you'd like a new operating system, but
your PC's processor and RAM can't handle a new one. Here's a way to get the
best of both worlds: Use this free program to install a dual-boot version of
Ubuntu Linux on your PC.
Works with: Windows 98/2000/XP/Vista"
Article: NetworkworkWorld.Com - 15 free downloads to pep up your old PC
Can't afford a new PC? These free tools for Windows will help breathe new
life into your old machine.....
I remember when this was still a prototype ! Fantastic, has been flawless installs on both Desktop and Netbook. Does not erase Windows - keeps both as "dual boot". Does not partition disk. No 'reformatting'. Installs as a software like Windows is. Great !