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Wine 0.9.56 released

Wine is a translation layer (a program loader) capable of running Windows applications on Linux and other POSIX compatible operating systems. Windows programs running in Wine act as native programs would, running without the performance or memory usage penalties of an emulator, with a similar look and feel to other applications on your desktop. The latest release is 0.9.56 What’s new in this release: – Proper handling of OpenGL/Direct3D windows with menu bars. – Stubs […]


Linux vs M$ Windows Vista



Free Software Foundation releases GPL 3

The Free Software Foundation on Friday released version 3 of the General Public License, a highly influential legal document that embodies the principles of the free- and open-source programming movement. The new license adjusts to software industry changes that have arisen in the 16 years since the foundation’s founder and president, Richard Stallman, released GPL 2. One of the biggest changes: the free- and open-source programming movement has been transformed from an academic, legal and […]


Linux != Windows

!= “Hi! I’ve been using Linux for a few days, and it’s mostly great. But, it’s a shame that [something or other] doesn’t work like it does on Windows. Why don’t all the developers completely rewrite all the software so it acts more like Windows? I’m sure Linux would get lots more users if they did!” This the the first post I posted in my blog and homepage. But nobody give it’s answer or a […]


Fedora Core 4 Released

Fedora Core 4 (Stentz) is the latest release, from the project sponsored by Red Hat Inc. Every new version of Fedora Core comes with interesting new features and many bug fixes. “Fedora Core 4 continues our tradition of syncing to the latest and greatest open source releases, including GNOME® 2.10, KDE 3.4.0, Firefox™ 1.0.4, 1.9.104, and a 2.6.11-based kernel,” Red Hat desktop team lead Havoc Pennington said. Iam waiting for getting FC4. If you […]


Linux Vs MS Windows

LINUX vs MS WINDOWS I am not a Microsoft geek, interested in Open source. But since know what is Linux and what is Open Source I have a question in my mind.The question is “developers from all over the world and many other companies are developing the Linux and the Windows is developed by a limited number of developers in Microsoft. But Windows is easy to use than Linux, and installation of programs and hardware’s […]


Installing Linux

Yesterday i get a dvd drive from my friend Nitto. From my digit dvd’s i made copies of Ubuntu linux(1) and Fedora core 3(4cds). But fedora cds are not working. So i installed Ubuntu linux. Firstly my mouse does not detected. Today i used another mouse and it is working properly. But my modem is not detected. And also it need plugins to play Mp3’s and Movies. So i need to download it. Office applications […]



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