Linux-SIG April 15, 2013:
The April meeting was pretty much up in the air. I had ongoing issues working with VNC on the Raspberry Pi plus company visiting. I was at the clubhouse Monday evening and we discussed very interesting links. Bring questions cause all together we are really smart and everybody learns.
I had requests for Grub 1 and 2. That may possibly happen in May.
April Linux Links:
- The DDoS That Almost Broke the Internet – CloudFlare blog
- Canonical Partners with China for Ubuntu Kaylin Linux New version of Ubuntu for the Chinese market set to debut in April.
- Chinese government builds national OS around Ubuntu The Chinese government has announced plans to release Ubuntu Kylin, an Ubuntu 13.04-based OS with features targeted at the Chinese market.
- OpenELEC Mediacenter – Open Embedded Linux Entertainment Center, or OpenELEC for short, is a small Linux distribution built from the ground up as a small platform to run software like XBMC. This is done to leave a small footprint as possible. And increase the quality of your experience in total.
- A look at Linux Mint Debian Edition (LMDE) 201303 | Here’s what you need to know and the latest LMDE roll-up release, and where you need to pay attention.
- Geary: a beautiful modern open-source email client | Indiegogo It’s time for a fresh approach to email.
- Open-source video recorder adds full HD support – No TiVo? No problem – if you’re OK with building your own.
- Introducing Gmail Blue – Fast. Beautiful. Powerful. http://gmail.com/blue
- Build an LED Indicator with a Raspberry Pi (for Email, Weather, or Anything) The Raspberry Pi makes a nice compact platform to attach an indicator light to for all sorts of projects: weather notification, new emails, etc.
- Home – RasPlex
- OpenELEC 3.0.0 is here! | Raspberry Pi
- PiUi — control your Pi with your phone | Raspberry P
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