Monthly Archives: February 2012

02/28 Fedora 17-alpha

The Fedora Project is an openly-developed project designed by Red Hat, open for general participation, led by a meritocracy, following a set of project objectives. The goal of The Fedora Project is to work with the Linux community to build … Continue reading

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02/28 NST 2.16.0

Network Security Toolkit (NST) is a bootable live CD based on Fedora Core. The toolkit was designed to provide easy access to best-of-breed open source network security applications and should run on most x86 platforms. The main intent of developing … Continue reading

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02/28 Clonezilla 1.2.12-24

Clonezilla Live is a Debian-based live CD containing Clonezilla, a partition and disk cloning software similar to Norton Ghost. It saves and restores only used blocks in hard drive. With Clonezilla, one can clone a 5 GB system to 40 … Continue reading

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02/28 Parted Magic 2012_2_27

Parted Magic is a small live CD/USB/PXE with its elemental purpose being to partition hard drives. Although GParted and Parted are the main programs, the CD/USB also offers other applications, such as Partition Image, TestDisk, fdisk, sfdisk, dd, ddrescue, etc.

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02/28 bluefish 2.2.2

Bluefish: a GTK+ HTML editor

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02/28 lyx 2.0.3

LyX: an advanced open source document processor

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02/27 linux 3.2.8

Linux kernel: a UNIX clone written from scratch by Linus Torvalds

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Distribution Release: SUSE Linux Enterprise 11 SP2

The second service pack for SUSE Linux Enterprise 11, a commercial enterprise-class Linux distribution for desktops and servers, has been released: "SUSE today announced the general availability of SUSE Linux Enterprise 11 Service Pack 2 (SP2). Notable features include an … Continue reading

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Development Release: Fedora 17 Alpha

Dennis Gilmore has announced the availability of the initial public test release of Fedora 17 – featuring the GNOME 3.4 and KDE 4.8 desktops, a development build of GIMP 2.8, and the controversial placement of system files in /usr: "The … Continue reading

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Distribution Release: Network Security Toolkit 2.16.0

Paul Blankenbaker has announced the release of Network Security Toolkit (NST) 2.16.0, a Fedora based live DVD providing easy access to a large number of open-source network security applications: "We are pleased to announce the latest NST release – version … Continue reading

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