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

Fedora 11 Alpha YUM issues

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There are quite a few Fedora 11 Alpha / Rawhide users complaining about not being able to perform a system update. Both YUM and PackageKit fail trying to download repomd.xml. I found different solutions for this, but none of them seemed to work for me. I was able to

Parted Magic 3.7

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Yet another Slackware-based Linux distro! Parted Magic, aka “The Linux CD Partitioning Tool”, is a Live OS packed with recovery tools that you can use to troubleshoot your system. About 3rd release this year (2nd this month) maintenance release (a few bug fixes and several updated packages) different versions

Gmail server error

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I’m trying to access gmail.com and I’m getting a 502 server error. This never happened to me before although I know there have been issues in the past. It’s been an hour already and it still doesn’t work. Update: some of my accounts are working now it’s on BBC