Virtualisation with OpenVZ

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A few days ago, I took a look at qemu as an open source virtualisation solution. I'm also hopefully going to take a look at Xen at some point.

However, there is also a relatively new free software virtualisation product, OpenVZ. Here's the official description:

OpenVZ is an Operating System-level server virtualization solution, built on Linux. OpenVZ creates isolated, secure virtual environments — VEs (otherwise known as virtual private ...

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Why MS Office 2007 is both a good and bad thing for OpenOffice.org

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OpenOffice.org (OOo) is, of course, the free software world's complete office suite.

It's not a bad program - it is certainly perfectly usable for a lot of standard productivity tasks. It sometimes is criticised, however, for various different things. Being bloated, being too much like Microsoft Office (related?), for not being enough like Microsoft Office, for not having good enough Word compatibility...

I like OpenOffice.org. I use ...

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Compiz + Beryl Merge Confirmed

Regarding the previous post on the possibility of a Compiz and Beryl merge: it is happening.

http://forum.go-compiz.org/viewtopic.php?t=761

After several weeks of discussion the leaders of Compiz and Beryl have agreed that the two communities shall reunite. This decision is supported by both David and Quinn and represents the majority decision of the administrators and developers in each community.

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