FOSS.my February 2009 meetup

Topic; FreeBSD Jails – Lightweight Visualization If your limited processing power is preventing you from running full virtualized environments then this might just be what you need. The basic idea is to have individual jailed environments which have their own Ip address all share the same kernel. The talk will cover the basics of setting…

Ubuntu Tweak 0.4.5 released!

Ubuntu Tweak 0.4.5 is out. Ubuntu Tweak is an application to help users easily configure their Ubuntu installation. From installing new software to cleaning up junk, Ubuntu Tweak does  it all. Ubuntu Tweak is open source and distributed under the GPL license. I have been using Ubuntu Tweak on my Ubuntu machines at home for…

CScrot is now Shutter

GScrot is a powerful screen capture tool for Linux. The project went through a re-branding exercise earlier this month and now takes on a new, more appropriate name, “Shutter”. The project’s  launchpad project name together with it’s PPA have also been renamed to Shutter. The new project page : https://launchpad.net/shutter The new PPA : https://launchpad.net/%7Eshutter/+archive/ppa…

Full Circle Magazine Issue 21

The latest issue of “Full Circle Magazine is out. Issue 21. What I found interesting in this issue; Output formatting with grep, awk, sed, cat, cut Web developement C programming Video resizing Ubuntu USB boot Torrent tools Download the magazine or read it online. Source: Full Circle Magazine

Ubuntu cheat sheet by FOSSwire

Another good starter cheat sheet for all you Ubuntu newbies out there. If you missed it, the Linux cheat sheet is also available here. I’m new to Ubuntu myself so this comes in real handy for me. Download the PDF from here or here. Again, thanks to FOSSwire for making their cheat sheets available to…