06.11.08

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Links 11/06/2008: GNU/Linux on Hollywood’s Desktops, Many Reviews

Posted in News Roundup at 1:46 pm by Dr. Roy Schestowitz

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  • Puppy Linux 4.00 is barking up the right tree

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2 Comments

  1. df said,

    June 12, 2008 at 3:08 pm

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    Got another link for ya:
    http://tuxtraining.com/2008/06/11/get-the-facts-straight/

  2. Roy Schestowitz said,

    June 12, 2008 at 3:21 pm

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    Thanks, I will add it to the next bunch of links.

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