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PCI: BIOS Bug: MCFG area at e0000000 is not E820-reserved

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This a new Bug  in fedora ” PCI: BIOS Bug: MCFG area at e0000000 is not E820-reserved ” with the new updates many users including my self cannot login with the new kernel. I read that updating the bios had not effect.. Any suggestions ??

Visio on linux is DIA

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Dia is an alternative solution (free) of visio (non-free). Screen shots: Workspace                       Main Window Fedora instalation : sudo yum install dia Ubuntu instalation : sudo apt-get install dia

World Of Warcraft on linux

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World of Warcraft (commonly known as WoW) is a massively multiplayer online role-playing game (MMORPG). It is Blizzard Entertainment’s fourth game set in the fantasy Warcraft universe, which was first introduced by Warcraft: Orcs & Humans in 1994. World of Warcraft takes place within the world of Azeroth, four years after the events at the conclusion of Blizzard’s previous release, Warcraft III: The Frozen Throne. Blizzard Entertainment announced World of Warcraft on September 2, 2001. The game was released on November 23, 2004, celebrating the 10th anniversary of the Warcraft franchise. It is currently the world’s largest MMORPG in terms… Read More »World Of Warcraft on linux

OpenSUSE 10.3 has been released

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This version of openSUSE includes a flexible Linux-Windows dual-boot configuration, improved user interface, Microsoft Office file compatibility with the latest OpenOffice.org office productivity suite and enhanced multimedia support. At openSUSE 10.3’s core, you’ll find the 2.6.22.5 Linux kernel. This supports the newest versions of the GNOME and KDE desktop environments, including a KDE 4 preview, for the desktop interface. Specifically, openSUSE comes with GNOME 2.20 and KDE 3.5.7. GNOME users, who’ve had to put up with a YaST system management tool that didn’t look or feel like a GNOME application, will be pleased by the new GTK version of YaST.… Read More »OpenSUSE 10.3 has been released

Ubuntu 7.10 “Gutsy Gibbon” has been released

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Ubuntu 7.10 continues to deliver the best of the open source world to your desktop, laptop and server. New desktop features include improved hardware management features, integrated desktop search and enhanced visual effects. Server improvements include increased security through AppArmor, and tools to rapidly deploy Mail, Print and Database servers. Read released notes for furthermore information. Te popular desktop Linux distribution that tries to bring the latest and greatest open-source programs every six months, arrived Oct. 18. The Gutsy Gibbon Ubuntu 7.10 Desktop Edition includes improvements in advanced plug-and-play printing, enhanced browsing and the option of a smooth new user… Read More »Ubuntu 7.10 “Gutsy Gibbon” has been released

Access uncompressed Quicktime movies the easy way.

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Quicktime 4 Linux was the first convenient way to read and write uncompressed Quicktime movies on Linux. Today Quicktime 4 Linux is intended mainly for content creation and uncompressed movies. These usually arise during the production phase and not the distribution phase of a movie. It has improvements in colormodel support, bit depth, accuracy, reliability, and codecs, while not stressing economy. Download now Quicktime 4 Linux use: tar -jxf  <package name>

Watch uncompressed movies on a Linux Box.

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XMovie was originally written as a simple, fast method to play uncompressed movies with stereo sound back when the only uncompressed movie player was xanim and the only MPEG player was MTV. XAnim didn’t play stereo sound and MTV was a $15 shareware. Hard to believe how today’s applications toss movies around like nothing when just 4 years ago it was an ordeal just to play an MPEG stream. XMovie is mainly intended for uncompressed movie playback, nonstandard output from Cinelerra, and testing decoder libraries. It’s not intended for low resolution, low bitrate internet downloads. Your luck will improve with… Read More »Watch uncompressed movies on a Linux Box.

Fedora 7 nothing special

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As i test fedora 7 in several mobile computer i saw that Fedora 6 was better and nothing was so amazing and different with the previous version except of several updates. They have a lot of problems finding several monitors, graphic drivers, hard to configure screen resolution and wireless Ethernets . As a result we end up with Ubuntu 6.10 or 7.04.