Catch up on stories from the past week (and beyond) at the Slashdot story archive


Forgot your password?
Check out the new SourceForge HTML5 internet speed test! No Flash necessary and runs on all devices. ×

Submission + - CentOS 6 Coming Soon -- With Microsoft Support (

jfruhlinger writes: "CentOS, a Red Hat-derived Linux distro, is nearing the release of version 6.0. The interesting thing is how this information came to light — in the wake of Microsoft's announcement that CentOS would be an "optimized OS" on its Hyper-V virtualization platform. Blogger Brian Proffitt thinks this is a direct strike against Red Hat, and outlines how this is related to the murky struggles among Microsoft, Red Hat, Oracle, and others, particularly in virtualization."

Slashdot Top Deals

A university faculty is 500 egotists with a common parking problem.