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Intro, news, letters...
The shiny front page!
A word from the Editor.
What's inside this Linux-packed issue?
Save money and get awesome free gifts!
New technologies could lead to even more users on Facebook.
Also covered: OLPC drops Linux; Red Hat bucks economic trends;
HyperSpace Instant On; Bordeaux Wine variant; Sun buys Q-Layer;
FreeBSD 7.1; FreeSwitch.
* User groups
Events and gossip from the LUG scene.
Your place to rant and rave!
* Reviews intro
Find out what's on test.
* Review: Popcorn Hour A-110
Graham sites down in front of his television with some corn
kernels and sixty minutes to spare.
* Review: OpenSUSE 11.1
We investigate how the latest green machine from the OpenSUSE
team stacks up against the stiff competition.
* Review: CrunchBang Linux
Is this CrunchBang by name, CrunchBang by nature?
* Review: Writer's Cafe
Can software make you a better writer? We put this package
to the test...
* Review: My Tribe
Alex takes his rightful place as the deity of a tribe of cutesy
castaways and returns after a week to find them replaced with
* Roundup: Project planners
On test: GanttProkect, KPlato, OpenProj, Planner, TaskJuggler.
* Book reviews
Three top tomes rated.
OpenSUSE 11.1 - the new release from Novell and the community.
Plus: Slackware 12.2, Linux Mint 6.0, and favourite distro stats.
* Get the best from KDE 4
The koolest desktop in the world has found its stride. We unlock
our 26 tips and insights for getting the most from KDE.
* The tragedy of the commons
The Creative Commons is full of potential for artists
everywhere - so why is most of it untapped? Let's find out...
Here's a magic way to keep your backup DVDs safe even after your
kids have used them as frisbees.
* Spice up your LUG!
Sick of occasional mailings and bi-monthly visits to the pub?
Then regenerate your tired old Linux User Group with these
* Dr Brown's Administeria
USB authentication with YubiKey; making sense of DNS with Dig;
the ext3cow filesystem.
* What on Earth is UDP?
We explain how changes to networking protocols could make
BitTorrent smarter - or the rest of the internet slower.
Software on the LXF DVD
* DVD pages
Explore OpenSUSE 11.1, Linux Mint 6 and Slackware 12.2 on
the LXF DVD.
Editra, Parted Magic, Tiny Core Linux, Secret Maryo Chronicles,
Goblin Hack, Smuxi, Gwibber, BZFlag, LMMS.
* Newbie pages
Your easy introduction to the world of Linux!
Tutorials and help
* Tutorials intro
An overview of our hands-on guides.
* Tutorial: First steps
Create engaging slideshows with Impress and make ringtones
* Tutorial: Acer Aspire One
Fine-tune your desktop interface to uncover the Xfce
* Tutorial: Gimp
With a blur, a colourise and some guides, our expert uses digital
aging to add style and credits to the wine bottle project.
* Tutorial: Data recovery
If you've lost some important data, don't panic: just make a
cup of tea, heed the advice of our ninja sysadmin and have faith.
* Tutorial: Networking
Part 3: Share your media. We show you how to set up a central
media server and your own radio station.
* Tutorial: Git
What can the creator of Linux do to software versioning? He can
make it simple and at the same time completely confusing.
Linux problems solved by our experts.