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This article explores the often confusing issues around ACPI handling in Linux, with the particular perspective of getting hotkeys working on netbooks. One weakness …

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Desktop environments are wonderful in the way they just work. The complexity of what is happening “below the hood” is well hidden from us. …

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A modern netbook is likely to have 150 GB of disk space, 1 GB of RAM, a screen resolution of 1024×800 pixels, and a …

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I keep trying to file my income tax returns online. However, I insist on using OpenOffice.org and so I have failed to accomplish what …

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An RPM package is essentially an archive with packaging and control information — for example, you can extract the contents of a .rpm file …

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My first reaction to the PackageKit UI, after its initial release on Fedora, was negative. It was prejudice at first sight. I did not …

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Inspired by CRUX and started in March 2002 by Judd Vinet, the Arch Linux project might have been a late entrant into the world of distros. But within a short span of time, it has gained lots of fans, users and contributors. Arch Linux, according to its website, is a minimalist distribution aimed at intermediate Linux users who are not afraid of the command line.