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Thanks for the support!!

Thanks for the support!!

When I started this blog I did it as a hobby and to document some of the hiccups I get while managing my servers. Today I want to share with you the annual report on how this site did. People tend not to share this kind of things but I do. http://jetpack.me/annual-report/23384437/2012/ The most surprising stat for me is that on 2012 alone, this blog racked up 22 000 visits, that’s a lot when you take into account that I don’t...

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Mozilla in 2012 Infographic

Mozilla in 2012 Infographic

I stumbled across this cool infographic about the stuff Mozilla did this 2012. Being the best open source browser in my opinion (And also the less evil) I think they deserve recognition for all the stuff they are doing to empower users to participate proactively in making the web a better and OPEN place. Share:FacebookTwitterWhatsAppTelegramPinterestGoogleMoreLinkedInRedditEmailPrintTumblrLike this:Like...

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Ubuntu Quantal Quetzal will include amazon search results

Ubuntu Quantal Quetzal will include amazon search results

In a move that has proved to be controversial among Linux fans, Canonical, the parent company of Ubuntu, has decided to include Amazon search results in the release of the Ubuntu 12.10 Unity Dash search function. The reason why many people do not like this development, is that they think it means Ubuntu is now adware. However, the founder of the company, Mark Shuttleworth, has responded to these complaints by explaining why this is...

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Linux Distros in short

Linux Distros in short

Here I will discuss the Linux distros I have tried, my experience using them and the default options and programs they use so you can choose for yourself or at least have some information without searching a gazillion websites. Bodhi Linux Website: http://www.bodhilinux.com DE: E17 browser: Midori package manager: apt Minimal ubuntu derivative distro, focuses on simplicity and speed while providing a desktop tailored according to the user...

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Damn Small Linux is back!

Damn Small Linux is back!

Damn Small Linux website and OS just came back from the dead, this Linux distro is focused on making your old and crappy hardware usable again for something other than paperweights. They managed to pack a full featured Linux graphical desktop on just 50 MB! that is very impressive. The DSL forum has been fixed and it now works properly, a new version of the distro has been released to fix incompatibilities and crashes. Lets hope from now...

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Pacman 4 arrives with package signing!

Pacman 4 arrives with package signing!

Pacman 4 has just been pushed into core after being in the testing repo for a while, this new version of pacman comes with a lot of new features and improvements over the older version, mainly: well-integrated and powerful signed packages and databases support in pacman, the library, and scripts (FS#5331) many code cleanup commits across library/binaries/scripts add new -S --recursive operation to upgrade a full dep chain allow -U...

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WineHQ database hacked!

WineHQ database hacked!

The WineHQ website reported to all of it users today about a security breach, and reset everyone’s passwords to avoid more harm being done. The hackers took advantage in a vulnerability of phpmyadmin, a utility used for managing databases and users. Here is the complete announcement posted in the mailing list: Hi, I am sad to say that there was a compromise of the WineHQ database system. What we know at this point that someone was...

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