Ladies and gentlemen, it is the same time of the year again. It is end of March, and it means that the release of the next generation of your favourite operating system will be released less than in a month’s time! And this will be a Long-term support (LTS) version this time! Yes, Ubuntu 18.04 is […]
Author Archive | Dmitry Kaglik
For years Linux has faced a lot of bad press about the lack of good gaming capabilities. While many hard-core Linux enthusiasts have stuck by their beloved system, the reality is that the gaming options in Linux just haven’t kept up with the rest of the gaming world. Could that finally be about to change? […]
You may have read an article on Linux notes from DarkDuck that was published a week ago. If not, I’ll remind you in short. Due to some side-effects of Linux operating systems’ testing and reviews I decided to put that part of my life aside for the timebeing. There are some other personal reasons for […]
My dear readers know that Linux notes from DarkDuck is a blog mostly for reviewing Live versions Linux operating systems. Running these versions Live means I need to create Live DVD or Live USB with the disk image to boot from. What is the most popular tool for creation of Live USB? Many of you would […]
Although Microsoft Windows is a hugely popular computer OS, many people still do use Linux systems and devices. If you love photography, and own a Linux device, fear not – there is a myriad of photo editing programs available that can transform your snaps from “ok” to “outstanding” in a matter of seconds! Photo editing […]
DarkDuck loves to interview different people in the Linux community. Especially if they are real developers of distributions, or take part in the development teams. Examples are Artyom Zorin, Anne Nicolas, Eugeni Dodonov , Porteus Team, Robert Milasan and so on. Today I am happy to introduce you a member of another team: Patrick from Emmabuntüs team.
“This is a good time for the next interview”, DarkDuck thought. And there was a good reason for it. DarkDuck’s favourite distribution Mageia has just jumped into the version 3. Let’s cut this story short. My today’s guest is Anne Nicolas, the chairperson of Mageia.org association.
It’s this time of year again… With the coming release of next long-term support version of Ubuntu 13.10 just a month away, many of you already looking for downloading of your own ISO image of the system. But many of you are not so lucky, and will need to wait longer, because you can not […]
Some time ago, I wrote an article “How Fresh is the Dew?” That article was about the first release of the Linux distribution named ROSA. In Russian, the word “rosa” means dew, so that was playing with words that time. I am not sure if the developers of the distribution read my article or not, […]
Are you a business traveller? Do you need to spend at least some of your nights away from home, somewhere in a hotel? Do you have a company laptop? If you answer is yes, then you’re like me. I also have a company laptop with MS Windows already installed on it. To be honest, it […]