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Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6.4 released

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Red Hat announced the release of the next minor update for Red Hat Enterprise Linux, RHEL 6.4. “Red Hat, Inc. (NYSE: RHT), the world’s leading provider of open source solutions, today announced general availability of the next minor release of Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6, Red Hat Enterprise Linux

New recovery OS updates

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Yesterday, August 3rd, two Linux recovery operating systems received minor updates: my favorite, RIPLinuX (10.7) and another OS which I wrote about a while ago, Parted Magic (5.2). The changelog files show these new releases include bug fixes, minor enhancements and updated versions for the main packages (e.g. partitioning


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Yet another recovery OS has been updated this month. SystemRescueCD 1.5.8 is a minor update (the 2nd release in 3 weeks) to provide new standard kernels (, alternative kernels ( and a new version of the gparted package. Although I’m not a big fun of it (I prefer RipLinux)

Fedora 11 preview

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Fedora 11 Alpha came out a month ago, 2 days later than the initial schedule, and it has recently entered its “Feature Freeze” state. Codenamed Leonidas, Fedora 11 is due to be released on May 25th and it includes a large number of new features (most of them have