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Slackware 12.2 installation

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Slackware 12.2 was recently released. The announcement reveals important new features such as kernel, HAL support and new development tools. A complete list of packages can be found here. Slackware still uses a text installation and manual partitioning is needed before the setup is started. I’ve recorded a

OpenSolaris 2008.11

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This month Sun Microsystems announced the second release of its open source OS, OpenSolaris 2008.11. The 688MB LiveCD is packed with latest versions of firefox (3.0.4), gnome (2.24) and of course (3.0). The Time Slider (which is great) and the improved support for drivers and Suspend/Resume functions are