Kuwait Linux User Group

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specially for Kuwait community & others as well -- beside encouraging them to use it.
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Posted by meshal on Friday, September 09, 2016 @ 12:10:03 EDT (3761 reads)

Do you own an old PC, like the ones that came with windows XP? Well, you don’t have to dump them just yet as they can be brought back to life with these lightweight Linux desktop environments.

Topic: story
Posted by meshal on Friday, September 09, 2016 @ 11:59:37 EDT (3876 reads)
For those in Education, there are quite a number of specialized Linux distributions that are geared towards education. We take a look at some of the top notch distros that are available in this space.
Topic: story
Posted by meshal on Saturday, August 20, 2016 @ 02:59:57 EDT (2552 reads)

 It's been more than three months since the release of the previous BlackArch Linux ISO image, and the development team managed to add more than 100 new tools you can use for penetration testing and ethical hacking work.

Topic: News
Posted by Aziz on Monday, June 06, 2005 @ 21:00:07 EDT (5853 reads)
Red Hat extends commitment to open source innovation in new areas of key infrastructure by releasing Fedora Directory Server with GPL licensing.

NEW ORLEANS, LA- June 1, 2005 - The Fedora Project, a Red Hat-sponsored and community-supported, open source collaboration project, today announced at the Red Hat Summit the availability of Fedora Directory Server. By making Fedora Directory Server freely available to the open source development community, Red Hat is enabling and encouraging the development of secure, enterprise technologies and providing customers and partners with increased choice. The availability of Fedora Directory Server licensed under the GPL underscores Red Hat's true commitment to open source innovation.

Topic: freebsd
Posted by aziz on Thursday, February 24, 2005 @ 13:23:37 EST (4054 reads)

With the launch of Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4, we want to give you the opportunity to try the latest release of Red Hat's market-leading Linux technology.


For a limited time, you can download a free 30-day subscription to the Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4 product of your choice (AS, ES, WS, or Desktop).


Your 30-day subscription will allow you to:

  • Download Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4

  • Access Red Hat Network for updates and security patches

  • Access Red Hat Knowledgebase for technical information and advice

To start your subscription today, simply complete the following three-step process:

  1. Select the version you would like to have

  2. Complete a brief survey

  3. Download Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4 and start your subscription

For more info: http://www.redhat.com/software/rhel/eval

Topic: freebsd
Posted by aziz on Tuesday, February 15, 2005 @ 20:07:55 EST (4590 reads)

Linux moves closer to displacing Solaris in the enterprise.


LINUXWORLD, BOSTON—February 15, 2005—Red Hat, the leading provider of open source solutions to the enterprise, announced global availability of Red Hat Enterprise Linux v.4 last night at a press conference hosted by Red Hat executives, partners and customers. This latest release of Red Hat Enterprise Linux enables enterprise organizations to realize the benefits of open source innovation throughout their IT environment, particularly in the areas of performance and security. Red Hat Enterprise Linux proves that Linux solutions can effectively eliminate for the need for Solaris in the enterprise.

Topic: freebsd
Posted by aziz on Tuesday, January 25, 2005 @ 23:53:07 EST (4654 reads)

On Tuesday, Sun Microsystems Inc. will announce that it will be using its newly minted Common Development and Distribution License open-source license for its long-promised Open Solaris project. However, creating a developer community around such plans to open-source Solaris will not be easy—for many reasons—according to analysts and industry figures.

Topic: freebsd
Posted by aziz on Tuesday, January 18, 2005 @ 13:09:12 EST (4080 reads)

The Fedora Core 4 preliminary release schedule has been announced. It is available at the Fedora Core web site:

  • Test 1 - Feb 21

  • Test 2 - March 21

  • Test 3 - April 18

  • Final Release - May 16

The release of Core 4 Test 2 will be significant for Core 2 users, according to a separate announcment received by Linux Today Friday:

"The Fedora Steering Committee proposes to transfer Fedora Core 2 to the Fedora Legacy Project at the point Fedora Core 4 Test 2 is released. This is currently scheduled for March 21, 2005.

"For more information on the Fedora Legacy Project, or if you wish to join the team please see http://fedoralegacy.org/."

Topic: freebsd
Posted by aziz on Wednesday, July 14, 2004 @ 12:17:06 EDT (4414 reads)
This articles teaches you how a Linux system starts, or boots -- that is, how the kernel gets into memory and how the regular system processes get started.
Topic: News
Posted by aziz on Monday, July 05, 2004 @ 18:46:34 EDT (4125 reads)
Linux is not after Microsoft. Linux is chasing Unix out of the enterprise server scene. Why not Microsoft? Well, its because Microsoft apparently has not completely succeeded in the data center league.
Topic: News
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