Debian Hotplug Extending hotplug on Debian, SLES 9, and RHAS 4Sep 30, 2006
Debian hotplug is designed for little more than loading drivers and configuring devices. The collection of scripts discussed in this article helps Linux to respond when a network cable is plugged in or when a cellphone is in the vicinity. Read on for more on how to define custom hotplug events.more »
Hotplug Hacks Intro Extending the Linux hotplug systemSep 30, 2006
Hotplugging is invisible and automatic – if you want it to be. But a close look at the Linux hotplug system reveals interesting opportunities for customization.more »
Sabayon and Pessulus Dedicated Gnome desktops with Pessulus and SabayonAug 31, 2006
Gnome version 2.14 includes new features for restricting the user’s access to the system. The Pessulus lockdown editor and the Sabayon profile editor help manage the Gnome user experience.more »
Greenstone Building Digital Libraries with GreenstoneMay 31, 2006
The Greenstone suite helps you build your own digital library.more »
Asterisk Telephony with an Asterisk phone systemJan 31, 2006
An old computer is all you need to build your own do-it-yourself personal phone server.more »
Linphone Internet telephony with LinphoneJan 31, 2006
When you want to call your friends in distant countries, don’t pick up the phone; just put on your headset and fire up Linphone.more »
KPhone Internet telephony with KPhoneJan 31, 2006
Internet telephony does not need to be complicated. You can talk to the world with just Kphone, a normal sound card, and an account with an Internet phone provider.more »
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The new release deprecates the sshd_config UsePrivilegeSeparation option.
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A major setback for the Linux desktop.
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The source code is available online.