The following paper I wrote a few months ago because I got sick and tired of seeing people switching to GNU/Linux only to continue to run their Windows programs without even bothering to look for alte
I have tried Ubuntu many times before and I even recommended it to people (even my sister who has now converted over to the FOSS side of computing and loves it).
Acacia is at it again. This time they are suing NetFlix for infringing their patents. There is a strong movement right now to put an end to software patents which, to me, makes complete sense.
With the coming release of Fedora 8, I needed to prep my desktop for the impending distribution upgrade. Since my desktop was running Fedora Core 6, I needed to bring it up to date to Fedora 7.