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Remembering Linux Installfests

Linux Installfest

In this article, for the first time since 2003 a writer makes mention of Caldera without immediately following it with a mention of SCO. Must’ve been a mistake.

FOSS DOS for 21st Century Hardware

As Easy As FreeDOS

Jim Hall

The founder and coordinator of the FreeDOS Project writes about FreeDOS 1.2, which is scheduled for a Christmas Day release. There is good news for classic gamers and nostalgia buffs: this one’s got […]

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A Loopy Non-Interview With Linux Advocate Marcel Gagné

Marcel Gagne

This week, Roblimo again takes a virtual trip up to the Great White North, that would be Canada for the benefit of the NSA and those of you taking notes at home, and has way […]

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Linux Foundation ‘Fails’ Linux Mint: Suggests Upgrade to Windows or Mac

Linux Foundation webinar system test

Those using Linux to register for a Linux Foundation webinar are told to try using Windows or OS X instead.

Excuse me if I have a little fun at the Linux Foundation’s expense.

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They Said Nobody in Jordan Knew About Linux but They Were Wrong

Amman, Jordan

In this story, “Roblimo” takes us back to 2002, to an open source conference in a country where the common belief was that “nobody knew anything about Linux.” Boy, were they in for a surprise. […]

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