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Links 13/07/2008: Times Likes GNU/Linux Laptops; GIMP Shows Its Power

Posted in News Roundup at 6:27 am by Dr. Roy Schestowitz

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Untangle 5.3.0, LinuxConsole 1.0.2008, GoblinX 2.7, and Elive 1.7.10 (development) released.


  • X.Org 7.4, Mesa 7.1 In Ubuntu 8.10

    When it comes to binary drivers, the ATI and NVIDIA drivers are both packaged and found within Ubuntu’s package repository. On the ATI side there is Catalyst 8.6 and on the NVIDIA side there are four different drivers — this is because NVIDIA and ATI/AMD take different approaches to supporting their older hardware.

  • Notes from the Field: Mandriva 2009 KDE Alpha 2
  • 25 Best GIMPed Images

    GIMP is an amazing image editing software that allows people with limitless imagination create extraordinary images out of ordinary photos. To let you see what I mean, I have here a collection of some of the most beautiful and sometimes funny GIMPed images. I hope you’ll enjoy this one as much as I do.

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