Tag: Linux

Trisquel 6.0 LTS “Toutatis” is out

Trisquel 6.0 LTS “Toutatis” has been released! I have decided to mirror the 64 bit 700MB ISO that is bundled with GNOME, here on k0nsl. Some key features of the 6.0 release are: Linux-Libre 3.2 Xorg Abrowser 19 GNOME 3.4 LibreOffice 3.5 Trisquel is an Ubuntu-based distribution that strictly uses free software as defined by Free

What’s Your Favorite Linux Distro?

I’m on the look-out for a good rock-solid Linux distribution, mostly for coding, casual surfing and multimedia –, an all-around solution basically. I realize most distributions offer exactly that and it’s basically a matter of finding what works for you; however, I can never settle for something for a long time…I get bored and want to test something

Zorin Group Announces Zorin 6.1

I’ve known about this since the day it was announced but forgot to update my mirror accordingly. So perhaps it’s really true that I’m as slow as the official mirror provided by ibiblio… Here’s the announcement from the Zorin Group: [quote]The Zorin OS Team are pleased to announce the release of Zorin OS 6.1 Core, our

i-Nex: A Tool Similar to CPU-Z

I just came across a tool for Linux (I’m currently writing this from my Mint-based workstation), and this tool looks just like our familiar good ol’ CPU-Z. The name of this application is “i-nex” and below follows a screenshot of it: Oh, and that screenshot is not taken from my machine, it is taken from

Sorry for the Lack of Updates

I’m sorry for the lack of updates lately, and not just on this blog, but also at other web pages I help maintain. I am sick, there’s a error with my thyroid gland. So nothing that won’t be fixed with the right treatment. Sorry for disappointing some of my detractors  This fault in my thyroid gland has made me

Linus Torvalds Tells NVIDIA to F*CK OFF

[youtube_sc url=”http://youtu.be/MShbP3OpASA?hd=1″ color=”white” theme=”light” modestbranding=”1″ hd=”1″] The “outburst” of Linus Torvalds if one may even call it as such were with regard to NVIDIA’s lack of support for Linux. He also gave them the middle finger. If you want the beef of it all, skip to around 48:12 into it. –k0nsl