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Install Ubuntu Netbook Edition with Wubi Installer
Howtogeek posted a guide on installing Ubuntu Netbook Edition with Wubi Installer

"Ubuntu is one of the most popular versions of Linux, and their Netbook Remix edition is especially attractive for netbook owners. Here we’ll look at how you can easily try out Ubuntu on your netbook without a CD/DVD drive.

Netbooks, along with the growing number of thin, full powered laptops, lack a CD/DVD drive. Installing software isn’t much of a problem since most programs, whether free or for-pay, are available for download. Operating systems, however, are usually installed from a disk. You can easily install Windows 7 from a flash drive with our tutorial, but installing Ubuntu from a USB flash drive is more complicated. However, using Wubi, a Windows installer for Ubuntu, you can easily install it directly on your netbook and even uninstall it with only a few clicks."

>> Install Ubuntu Netbook Edition with Wubi Installer

Lubuntu Netbook Remix: A Look
WorkswithU posted a review on Lubuntu Netbook Remix

"Ubuntu Netbook Remix is not the only game in town for users looking for an Ubuntu interface that caters to the small screens (and, in some cases, touchscreens) of netbooks. Lubuntu also offers its own version of the “netbook remix.” Read on for a look.

Back in February, we wrote a couple reviews of Lubuntu, the lightweight Ubuntu variant based on the LXDE desktop environment. But we got too wrapped up with Lucid’s release and other pressing business to take a look at Lubuntu Netbook Remix."

>> Lubuntu Netbook Remix: A Look

The Perfect Desktop - Linux Mint 9 (Isadora)
Howtoforge posted a guide to setup Linux Mint 9 as desktop

"This tutorial shows how you can set up a Linux Mint 9 (Isadora) desktop that is a full-fledged replacement for a Windows desktop, i.e. that has all the software that people need to do the things they do on their Windows desktops. The advantages are clear: you get a secure system without DRM restrictions that works even on old hardware, and the best thing is: all software comes free of charge. Linux Mint 9 is a Linux distribution based on Ubuntu 10.04 that has lots of packages in its repositories (like multimedia codecs, Adobe Flash, Adobe Reader, Skype, Google Earth, etc.) that are relatively hard to install on other distributions; it therefore provides a user-friendly desktop experience even for Linux newbies."

>> The Perfect Desktop - Linux Mint 9 (Isadora)

Updating to kde-4.4.2 from kde-4.3.3
Invalidmagic posted a guide on how to updating from KDE 4.3.3 to 4.4.2 on Gentoo Linux

"i'm not a big fan of updates but sometimes i have to do them. this time i would like to blog the steps so that other gentoo users can review my doings. this posting lists all commands i’ve issues in order to update from kde-4.3.3 to kde-4.4.2 (later kde-4.4.3)"

>> Updating to kde-4.4.2 from kde-4.3.3

RHSA-2010:0424-01 Important: kernel security and enhancement update
A new update is available for Red Hat Enterprise Linux. Here the announcement:

RHSA-2010:0423-01 Important: krb5 security update
A new update is available for Red Hat Enterprise Linux. Here the announcement:

USN-939-1: X.org vulnerabilities
A new X.org vulnerabilities update is available for Ubuntu Linux. Here the announcement:

HowTo: Update Centos Linux 5.4 to 5.5
nixCraft posted a guide about upgrading from Centos Linux 5.4 to 5.5

"CentOS Linux v5.5 has been released. How do I upgrade CentOS Linux from version 5.4 to latest version 5.5 over the Internet?

CentOS Linux v5.5 has been released and available via mirrors for immediate update. You can use the yum command to upgrade CentOS Linux as follows."

>> HowTo: Update Centos Linux 5.4 to 5.5

Ubuntu 11.04, 11.10, and 12.04 LTS Release Schedules
Robbie Williamson posted the planned release schedules for Ubuntu 11.04, 11.10, and 12.04 LTS

>> Ubuntu 11.04 Release Schedule
>> Ubuntu 11.10 Release Schedule
>> Ubuntu 12.04 LTS Release Schedule

DSA 2047-1: New aria2 packages fix directory traversal
The Debian Security Team published a new security update for Debian GNU/Linux. Here the announcement: