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See What Systemd 223 Brings New

As you may know, systemd is the most popular service init manager, being recently adopted on Ubuntu and Debian system as well. The latest version available is systemd 223, released a few days ago, bringing improvements: The python-systemd code has

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Linux Mint Decided Not To Switch To Systemd YET

As a reminder, Debian 8.0 Jessie and Ubuntu 15.04 Vivid Vervet have both replaced Upstart with systemd, as the default init service manager. But Linux Mint did not adopt systemd yet and one of the reasons is that they did

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Replace systemd With Upstart On Ubuntu 15.04 Or An Official Flavor

Hello Linux Geeksters. As you may know, both Debian 8.0 Jessie and Ubuntu 15.04 Vivid Vervet have replaced Upstart with systemd as their default init service manager. The default init system (either /sbin/systemd or /sbin/upstart) run with PID 1 as

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Ubuntu 15.04 Has Adopted Systemd. All The Flavors Except Ubuntu Touch Will Receive This Change

Hello Linux Geeksters. As you may know, Ubuntu 15.04 Vivid Vervet has recently reached its Feature Freeze state, meaning that now the developers are focusing only on adding security updates and squashing bugs. Despite this, Canonical has replaced Upstart with

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Cinnamon 2.6 Will Be Systemd-Compatible

Hello Linux Geeksters. As you may know, Debian and Ubuntu have decided both to adopt systemd as the default service manager, as a replacement for the good old sysVinit (Upstart). Not long ago, the Linux Mint team has decided to

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Systemd Will Be Adopted Starting With Linux Mint 18 And LMDE 3

Hello Linux Geeksters. As you may know, Debian and Ubuntu have decided both to adopt systemd as the default service manager, as a replacement for the good old sysVinit (Upstart). Not long ago, the Linux Mint team has decided to

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Linux Mint Debian Edition (LMDE) 2.0 Betsy Will Come With Systemd And GTK 3.14 Support

Hello Linux Geeksters. Not long ago, the Linux Mint Team has recently decided to swap the adopt the Debian stable code-base on their Linux Mint Debian Edition (LMDE) systems, starting with LMDE 2.0, codenamed Betsy. New information about LMDE 2.0

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Debian 8.0 Jessie Has Switched Back To GNOME, GNOME 3.14 Being Prepared Right Now

Hello Linux Geeksters. As you may know, the Debian developers have previously decided to use XFCE as the default desktop environment of Debian 8 Jessie. Recently, the developers have dropped this idea and readopted GNOME, and, as a consequence, GNOME

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Like Ubuntu 14.10, Debian 8.0 Jessie Will Be Also Using Kernel 3.16 As Default

Hello Linux Geeksters. As you may know, Kernel 3.16 stable will be released soon, for now only the seventh release candidate of the kernel being available (Kernel 3.16 RC7). The usage of a new kernel is a very important, due

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Ubuntu 14.10 Utopic Unicorn Will Come With A Lot Of Changes

Hello Linux Geeksters. As you may know, Ubuntu 14.10 Utopic Unicorn will come with interesting changes. The integration of Qt 5.3 is almost done, but the developers still have to fix some known issues. The developers hope to make Qt

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