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Why cults of personality in the free software community don't matter and need to stop. #Linux #FreeSoftware
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5 Top Features of #Gnome 3.6 http://t.co/ID7NFTX8 #gnu
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Working with Ubuntu and wondering how to make it as secure as possible. Here's a great post on the topic. http://ow.ly/d7hcO #linux
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Excellent article on why the bazaar isn't always the best way to develop software. http://ow.ly/d7gS5 #foss
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Let's plan the first of our monthly Hangouts for April 13th at 8:00pm PT. We'll all meet here on G+ and a reminder will be sent to the group beforehand.
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Not quite ready to give up #GNOME 2 and jump to #Unity in #Ubuntu 12.04? You don't have to! Looks like GNOME..err..GNOME Panel..will be alive in the repositories for those of you not quite ready to move on.
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Welcome to the Worldwide Linux User Group (WWLUG). Our goal is to provide a place for those who don't have a local user group to come, hang out with other Linux enthusiasts, talk tech, and have fun. Please help us spread the word. Also, we're getting ready to start our regular Hangouts so please let us know what day is good for you!
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If you haven't already done so DISABLE #JAVA NOW. Users are hit with a 0-day exploit. This is big.http://ow.ly/dhuLJ
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+TechRepublic says that +Ubuntu Unity 5.8 seriously impresses! Does that mean all the hate was all hype? Probably. http://www.techrepublic.com/blog/opensource/ubuntu-unity-58-seriously-impresses/3514
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Is #FOSS taking over Iceland? Sure looks like it might be...eventually. The cash strapped Icelandic government has officially kicked off its year long migration project in all free and open source software at all of its public institutions. Good news for FOSS and Iceland in general. More proof that FOSS can both save money and make companies that sell support around it money too. http://www.linuxinsider.com/rsstory/74715.html
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Well, that's the rub +Michael Kornblum, we don't really know where this stands legally. Technically, the project is using proprietary software without the owners permission and Microsoft hasn't usually taken lightly to people doing that. I predict it's going to end badly. If this project gains any traction, I suspect MS is going to come after them hard.
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