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posted by Roy Schestowitz on May 14, 2024

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  1. GNU/Linux in Hungary Reaches 3.5% 'Installedbase'/Share (on Desktop/Laptop) [original]
    an approach toward 4%


  2. GNU/Linux Leftovers
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  3. Security Leftovers
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  4. today's howtos
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  5. Recent EPEL dnf problems with some EL8 systems
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  6. CentOS Stream 8 END OF LIFE
    CentOS Stream 8 will reach its end of life on May 31st, 2024. When that happens, the CentOS Infrastructure will follow the standard practice it has been doing since the early days of CentOS Linux
  7. Linux Lite 7.0 RC1 Released
    Linux Lite 7.0 RC1 is now available for testing.
  8. Daphile 24.05 Released
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  9. TrueNAS CORE 13.3-BETA1 is Now Available
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  10. today's leftovers
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  11. Ubuntu in Wikipedia and the Military
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  12. SysGlance and Nmap 7.95 Released
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  13. Open Hardware/Modding: Amiga, Raspberry Pi, Adafruit, and More
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  14. today's howtos
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  15. Debian Contributions, Debian Policy
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  16. Open Source Security Podcast, LINUX Unplugged, The Linux Link Tech Show, and Invidious
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  17. EuroLinux 9.4 Release Notes
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  18. /e/OS v2 live launch on Thursday May 16th
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  19. FreeBSD 14.1-BETA2 Now Available
    The second BETA build of the 14.1-RELEASE release cycle is now available
  20. Mozilla Firefox 126 Is Now Available for Download, Here’s What’s New
    The Mozilla Firefox 126 open-source web browser is now available for download ahead of its planned May 14th official launch, so it’s time to take a closer look at the new features and improvements implemented in this version.
  21. Android Leftovers
    Google Wallet is ditching support for older Android phones and smartwatches
  22. New NXP i.MX 93-based system-on-modules launched by MYiR, Variscite, and Compulab
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  23. Rescuezilla 2.5 System Recovery Distro Is Out Now Based on Ubuntu 24.04 LTS
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  24. An alternative way of saving toolboxes
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  25. 9to5Linux Weekly Roundup: May 12th, 2024
    The 187th installment of the 9to5Linux Weekly Roundup is here for the week ending on May 12th, 2024.
  26. GNU Linux-Libre 6.9 Kernel Released for Software Freedom Lovers
    The GNU Linux-libre project announced today the release and general availability of the GNU Linux-libre 6.9 kernel for those who seek 100% freedom for their GNU/Linux computers and software freedom lovers.
  27. Free, Libre, and Open Source Software Leftoveers
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  28. today's howtos
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  29. digiKam Recipes 2024-05-13 released
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  30. Ubuntu 24.10 Release Date Set for October 10, 2024
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  31. Rocky Linux sponsor offers lifeline for firms using CentOS 7
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  33. Collections of Different Linux Distributions
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  34. Review: Damn Small Linux 2024
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  35. Introducing the Enhanced KubuQA: Revolutionising ISO Testing Across Ubuntu Flavors
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