Category Archives: GNOME

Just one little lonely CD

We’ve been wanting to get a single CD version of Foresight for quite a while.  It is certainly also in the top 5 requests I have had, so… now we have one!  Foresight Linux 2.0.4 was released today including a … Continue reading

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Foresight 2.0.2 with GNOME 2.22.2

Announcing the release of Foresight 2.0.2 GNOME Edition Some highlights: * GNOME 2.22.2 * GNOME Display Manager 2.22 * 2.6.25.4 Kernel * NetworkManager, more stable than ever * Mono 2.0 Beta (now uses less memory) * Banshee 1.0 Beta Read … Continue reading

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Great review in Linux Format

The June edition of Linux Format has lots of great things to say about Foresight.  Great review, with screen shots and a step by step install guide (even though it is dirt simple).   All this, and they included Foresight on … Continue reading

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It’s a contest… think you can win?

Our friends over at Shuttle have helped us put together a contest. Do you want to learn packaging? Are there applications you want/need that aren’t yet available in the Foresight repository? Come read about the contest, http://www.foresightlinux.org/contest.html There will be … Continue reading

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GNOME booth at Flourish, help needed

Kevin will be running the GNOME booth at Flourish this year. Flourish is a FLOSS conference located in Chicago, Illinois, USA with a focus on FLOSS in business and academia. Kevin really needs volunteers to help work the booth. The … Continue reading

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In search of a tracker

So the bittorrent tracker on http://torrent.gnome.org is really flaky, it just loses it’s mind about once a day and needs a restart.  Can anyone suggest potential replacement trackers?  Here are our four basic requirements: be a tracker have simple stats … Continue reading

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Announcing Foresight 2.0 with GNOME 2.22

Foresight Linux 2.0 has been released, featuring GNOME 2.22. Available for download from rBuilder for both x86 and x86_64 architectures. Foresight Linux is a Linux distribution for your desktop that features a rolling release schedule that always keeps your desktop … Continue reading

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Shuttle chooses Foresight for their new KPC

Awesome news… Shuttle released a press release today: Shuttle Teams with Foresight Linux on $199 KPC City of Industry, CA., MArch 4, 2008 Shuttle today announced that the newly launched $199 KPC will feature the Foresight Linux operating system. With … Continue reading

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SCALE, this weekend!

Just a reminder, I will be at SCALE in Los Angeles this weekend, hanging out with Kevin Harriss and Paul Cutler in the Foresight booth, swing by and say hi. I am also very excited to be doing the GNOME: … Continue reading

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Getting started with the GNOME Developer Kit

Joshua Hesketh has written some great documentation on how to use the GNOME Developer Kit. He has covered building, applying/creating patches, and contributing to the GNOME module of your choice . Thanks Josh! I would love to find a volunteer … Continue reading

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