Operation Systems

Gentoo distribution upgrade

Usually the Gentoo distribution is being upgraded by two simple emerge commands. Emerge is part of Portage which is the packet system of Gentoo. The commands to upgrade your Gentoo system are: user@GentooBox ~# emerge –sync This will sync your local machine with the gentoo server that you have set in /etc/make.conf user@GentooBox ~# emerge […]


Distribution Release: AsteriskNOW 1.5.0

Mark Spencer has announced the release of AsteriskNOW 1.5.0, a CentOS-based Linux distribution and software appliance that includes Asterisk (the world’s leading open-source telephony engine and toolkit), AsteriskGUI, and other software needed for an Asterisk system: “AsteriskNOW 1.5.0 is immediately available for download (existing users can run ‘yum update’ to keep up with releases, in […]


CentOS 5.3 is out

Karanbir Singh has announced the release of CentOS 5.3, a Linux distribution rebuilt from source package for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5.3: “We are pleased to announce the immediate availability of CentOS 5.3 for the i386 and x86_64 architectures. CentOS 5.3 is based on the upstream release EL 5.3, and includes packages from all variants, […]


Debian GNU Linux 5.0

One of the most popular Linux distros has a new release – 5.0 (codename Lenny).Here is a small piece of the list of software included in it – K Desktop Environment 3.5.10 (KDE), an updated version of the GNOME desktop environment 2.22.2, the Xfce 4.4.2 desktop environment, LXDE, the GNUstep desktop 7.3, X.Org 7.3, […]


Ultimate Linux Experience

ULTimate Linux EXperience is a live linux distribution which includes few other live linux distributions. While booting the user can choose which one live linux distro he wants to use. Currently ULTEX includes: SlaxPuppy LinuxFennixDamn Small Linux… as bonus you get FreeDOS You can follow the simple instructions for setting up a bootable USB from […]