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ComplexShutdown is small GUI to shutdown your PC with lots of options. A more or less simple skript, written in fpc, then rewritten in python.
3 hrs ago | Network World
The inaugural Samsung Open-Source Conference opens Tuesday morning in Seoul, with keynotes from well-known figures in the open source world and a hackathon focused on Tizen, the company's in-house mobile operating system. The event kicks off with a speech from Jono Bacon, the former community manager for Ubuntu, who recently moved to the XPrize Foundation, and also includes talks from Linux kernel developer Tejun Heo and Carsten Heitzler, the principal creator of the Enlightenment desktop environment for Linux.
10 hrs ago | Canada NewsWire
Open office suite leverages software-scanning service to find and fix more than 10,000 defects in fewer than two years , a Synopsys company , today announced the results of its latest Coverity Scana Project Spotlight, which analyzed the LibreOffice open source project, including defect density and the types of defects identified, as compared to the industry average. The report is an update from the Coverity Scan Project Spotlight on LibreOffice issued in LibreOffice is a Document Foundation project which began as an offshoot of the OpenOffice open source collaboration suite in 2010.
The Meizu MX4 will feature the Linux operating system, and should be released in December. Meizu, Bq and Canonical announced the first Ubuntu Touch partnership back in February, but only gave a "Fall 2014" time frame for the first phone release.
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CheckBoxNG ========== :term:`CheckBoxNG` is a hardware testing tool useful for certifying laptops, desktops and servers with Ubuntu. It is a new version of :term:`CheckBox` that is built directly on top of :term:`PlainBox` CheckBoxNG *replaces* CheckBox, where applicable.
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Our top story tonight is the resignation of Jeff Hoogland from his popular Linux project. Michael Larabel is reporting that X.Org Server 1.17 will probably have built-in KMS modesetting driver.
Image building tools for OpenStack ================================== These tools are the components of TripleO that are responsible for building disk images. This repository has the core functionality for building disk images, file system images and ramdisk images for use with OpenStack .
The move will mean installing the open source operating system on 8,300 PCs, which will generate an immediate saving of roughly 300 per machine - a sum that will grow over the years as the need for the renewal of proprietary software licences vanishes, and the employees get used to the new machines.
Welcome to part 2 of this series entitled, Linux Powered by Azure . In the previous tutorial we stood up an Ubuntu virtual machine and connect to is securely through SSH by creating a private and public key pair using openssl.
NEWS ANALYSIS: The acquisition of private cloud vendor Eucalyptus could either confuse HP's cloud strategy or consolidate its position. Time will tell.
Introduction ------------ [![changelog] ] Django-fields is an application which includes different kinds of models fields. Right now, application contains two fields with encryption support: EncryptedCharField and EncryptedTextField.
Today in the Linux news feeds is the migration of Turin to Ubuntu. The Mukt scored an interview with Monty Widenius.
Overview ======== This is a rendering server that will wrap an OpenOffice/LibreOffice server and provide a pythonic API which is remotely callable. The main advantage is that your client code does not need to import pyuno... This is a main plus because pyuno is a pain to get working on Windows and some flavors of Linux, don't even think of Mac :) Once you deploy a py3o.renderserver all you need in your python code is to use the `py3o.renderclient`_ which is really straightforward... ..
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