Welcome to BlogNotions' Linux Blog

The BlogNotions Linux blog delivers a diverse series of perspectives from various Thought Leaders in the industry. Presented by NetLine, this forum allows IT enthusiasts to explore and learn about different Linux distributions such as Ubunto, Fedora, and OpenSUSE, and their personal experiences. Here you can find helpful information, ask questions, and collaborate freely.

Pre-order your own disk with Ubuntu 16.10

(drum rolls) Ladies and gentlemen, let me introduce you the release of the next generation of your favourite operating system! Ubuntu 16.10 is less than a month away. Many of you already looking for downloading of your own ISO image of the system. Yes, that’s the next version, codenamed Yakkety Yak. But many of you […]

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How to uninstall obsolete dependent packages

How much rubbish does your system have? Do you say none? Then let me ask how old is your system? How often have you installed and removed software? If your system is not fresh and you installed and removed a good dozen different applications using Synaptic or any other package manager, it is more likely […]

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Lubuntu 16.04 – good operating system with a bit of disappointment

It is difficult to believe, but Linux notes from DarkDuck blog has never published a review of Lubuntu. The Lubuntu distribution is an LXDE-based reincarnation of Ubuntu that is officially created and supported by Canonical. Yes, there were articles where Lubuntu was used as a showcase for creating your own distribution and for LXDE keyboard configuration. […]

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The Best Linux Review

Linux notes from DarkDuck blog publishes reviews for different Linux operating systems. Which review is the best? That was a question of the poll that was announced a month ago. Just to remind you the list of competitors, here they are: CentOS 7 KDE Korora 23 KDE Ubuntu MATE 16.04 gNewSense 4.0 GNOME Linux Mint […]

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The best review article by DarkDuck in 2016

This is the 2nd part of 2016 already. I have counted that there were 10 Linux reviews this year so far.What is your favourite? Let’s vote! CentOS 7 KDE Korora 23 KDE Ubuntu MATE 16.04 gNewSense 4.0 GNOME Linux Mint 18 Cinnamon ROSA Desktop Fresh R7 KDE Zorin OS 11 Core PC Linux OS 2016.03 […]

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New Blog: Enlightenment Through Open Source

Last week I posted that all official Bodhi announcements are going to be posted directly on the Bodhi site from now on. Today I am here to say that while blogger was a great starting platform for me to get started writing with, I am moving on. Starting today all of my other technology ramblings will […]

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Sager NP2740 Review – A Linux Powerhouse

When I buy a piece of hardware I generally use it until it becomes completely non-functional. Because of this, my old Sager laptop I bought five years ago was finally needing an upgrade so I set about doing research trying to find a replacement. I was looking for something powerful to stream some games on, but […]

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Introducing eepDater – GUI for Apt-Get Package Updates

One of the things I am working on for our Bodhi 3.0.0 release this summer is a simple GUI system update tool written in Elementary and the Enlightenment Foundation Libraries. Today I would like to share an early version of this tool I am calling eepDater (pronounced epp-date-er), which is written in python utilizing the […]

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