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Fedora 11 Is Released

Indeed, Fedora 11 (codename: Leonidas) has been released. Thanks to Paul Frields for the announcement. For details, kindly look at the release notes and screenshot tour. Long live Fedora and Linux!


Repairing A Corrupted RPM Package

This is my experience several months ago, I rewrite the details for the sake of my reference. The operating system is Fedora Core 4 but I believe this tutorial is applicable for any RPM-based Linux distro. Symptom User complaint there was a problem to install a RPM file, [root@www ~]# rpm -iv /tmp/packet.core error: Unable […]

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Fedora 8

Yes, the not-so-long awaited Fedora 8 has been released, just a day after the release of RHEL 5.1. Thanks to the official announcement and pre-announcement from Fedora mailing-list. Although I’m still not a Fedora fan nor use it in my daily life, I do closely follow its development. To celebrate this, let us enjoy the […]


Extra Packages for Enterprise Linux

Karsten Wade is just announced the availability of Extra Packages for Enterprise Linux (EPEL) by the Fedora Project. If you use enterprise-class Linux (EL) distributions derived from Fedora, such as Red Hat Enterprise Linux or CentOS, we have something very exciting for you. Ever find yourself rebuilding one of the high-quality Fedora packages for your […]

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My Friend’s Presario v3521

My friend, Piju aka Dolphin just brought a brand new laptop, Compaq Presario v3521 at Lowyat, yesterday. 15 July 2007 (Sunday) -Piju asked me to accompany him to Lowyat -Piju decided to buy the Compaq Presario v3521, I have persuaded him to buy the Targus backpack as well -At night, Fenris told me that Piju’s […]

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Fedora 7 (x86) DVD ISO Image; Who Wants it?

Ok, my boss just managed to download the Fedora 7 (x86) dvd iso image and I already copied it from him. Now, I would like to share it to the community. If you are interested to copy or burn it, just let me know. Here are the rules, The service (copy or burn only) is […]


Sorry Malaysian Fedorans, You’re Not Entitled For Red Hat Training Discounts

After reading an email titled Discounts on Red Hat training for Fedora folks, I’m really overjoyed! This must be a great chance for me (and other true Fedorans) to sit for another Red Hat training. Nevertheless, it was a short happy moment since that offer is not valid in Malaysia. Referring to the Fedora Training […]

Fedora 7 Is Officially Released!

As in the pre-announcement as well as official announcement, Fedora 7 has been officially released today, at 10.06PM (UTC +8). Although I’m not a Fedora fan and don’t intend to use it in my daily life, I’ve been following Fedora (previously known as Fedora Core) developement due to its close relationship with Red Hat Enterprise […]