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Linux Advocacy - My Take

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I recently had something of a debate on the meaning Linux Advocacy and thought I should offer explanation of my take on the topic. Before that, to clarify my background: I’m not by any means an uber-geek, one of those people who see matrix-like code streams everywhere and solve any tech issue…

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 GamingOnLinux: Oddworld: New 'n' Tasty is the remake of Oddworld: Abe's Oddysee and the Linux release isn't far off.

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Lightweight DBMS guides Linux-based cow feeding robot

 LinuxGizmos: Ittia announced a design win for its lightweight embedded DB SQL database in Wasserbauer's uClibc Linux based "Butler Gold" robot designed to feed cattle.

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Guake Review - The Last Drop-Down Terminal You'll Ever Use

 softpedia: When people hear about Linux and terminals they usually cringe

How to create and manage LXC containers on Ubuntu

 xmodulo: LXC is in fact the original container technology developed for Linux platforms.

Systemd, but no journald, in new SUSE release

 ITwire: SUSE uses syslog as the system logging daemon, rather than use systemd's journald.

Synaptic Vs. Update Manager in Linux Mint

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