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Distribution Release: ExTiX 14.2
Saturday, October 25, 2014 - 07:09

Arne Exton has announced the release of ExTiX 14.2, a set of two Ubuntu-based distributions - one with GNOME 3.14 and the other featuring Razor-qt. Both are based on Ubuntu 14.10. From the project's SourceForge page: "All packages have been updated to their latest versions as of 2014-10-24.....

OwnCloud Dev Requests Removal From Ubuntu Repos Over Security Holes
Saturday, October 25, 2014 - 06:14

operator_error notes a report that ownCloud developer Lukas Reschke has emailed the Ubuntu Devel mailing list to request that ownCloud (server) be removed from the Ubuntu repositories because it contains "multiple critical security bugs for which no fixes have been backported," through which an attacker could "gain complete control [of] the web server process." From the article: However, packages

Development Release: Trisquel GNU/Linux 7.0 RC
Saturday, October 25, 2014 - 03:49

Rubén Rodríguez Pérez has announced the availability of the release candidate for the upcoming Trisquel GNU/Linux 7.0, a new version of the project's Ubuntu-based distribution built strictly from free software components only: "Trisquel 7.0 RC ISO images ready. Included are images for Trisquel, Trisquel 'Mini', and Trisquel 'Sugar'....

Development Release: FreeBSD 10.1-RC3
Friday, October 24, 2014 - 19:47

Glen Barber has announced the availability of the third and final release candidate for FreeBSD 10.1: "The third RC build of the 10.1-RELEASE release cycle is now available on the FTP servers for the amd64, armv6, i386, ia64, powerpc, powerpc64 and sparc64 architectures. Some of the changes between....

PCGamingWiki Looks Into Linux Gaming With 'Port Reports'
Friday, October 24, 2014 - 18:40

AberBeta writes: PCGamingWiki contributor Soeb has been looking into the recent larger budget game releases to appear on Linux, including XCOM: Enemy Unknown and Borderlands: The Pre–Sequel produced by Mac porting houses Feral and Aspyr. Soeb reports that while feature parity is high, performance could be a bit better.

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