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Linux Top 3: 4MLInux 11.0, Debian Jessie Installer and Fedora 22 Features
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(Jan 27, 2015)

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Clamping down on users with rbash
(Jan 27, 2015, 19:00) (0 talkbacks)

 ITworld: One way to restrict what users can do on your Linux systems is by using rbash -- the restricted Bourne Again shell --

Setting up a private Docker registry
(Jan 27, 2015, 16:42) (0 talkbacks)

Why would you want to set up a private registry?

Ghost Vulnerability in glibc Affects All Linux Systems
(Jan 27, 2015, 15:00) (0 talkbacks)

 ThreatPost: A critical vulnerability has been found in glibc, the GNU C library, that affects all Linux systems dating back to 2000.

MapR Frees Hadoop Education
(Jan 27, 2015, 14:00) (0 talkbacks)

EnterpriseAppsToday: Big Data vendor provides $50M worth of Hadoop training for free.

How MidoNet is virtualizing open source networks
(Jan 27, 2015, 13:00) (0 talkbacks) MidoNet, an open source network virtualization platform for Infrastructure-as-a-serivice (IaaS) clouds like OpenStack cloud software, is gaining traction as a way to implement networking solutions.

7 communities driving open source development
(Jan 27, 2015, 12:00) (0 talkbacks)

 NetworkWorld: Here are 7 organizations successfully promoting and developing open technologies, both hardware and software.

How to install Arch Linux with XFCE Desktop
(Jan 27, 2015, 11:00) (0 talkbacks)

 HowToForge: This tutorial will give you the detailed step by step instructions to install the lightweight OS Arch Linux with XFCE Desktop on your computer.

How To Add Swap on FreeBSD Unix Systems
(Jan 27, 2015, 10:00) (0 talkbacks)

 Nixcraft: How do I add a swap file to FreeBSD system using command line options without creating a new partitions? How

Sorry, Windows 10 Fans, but This Is What Icons Should Look Like
(Jan 27, 2015, 09:00) (0 talkbacks)

 softpedia: The icon theme of an operating system has more importance than people might imagine.

Desktop Search: KDE's Crazy Uncle
(Jan 27, 2015, 08:00) (0 talkbacks)

 FOSSforce: Folks, if it doesn't work out of the box, to a new user it just doesn't work and Linux sucks.

Create Virtual Machine using VMware Workstation 11 on Ubuntu 14.10
(Jan 27, 2015, 07:00) (0 talkbacks)

 LinuxTechi: In this post we will discuss how to create a virtual machine using VMware Workstation 11 on Ubuntu 14.10 step by step.

Linux Top 3: 4MLInux 11.0, Debian Jessie Installer and Fedora 22 Features
(Jan 27, 2015, 06:00) (0 talkbacks)

LinuxPlanet:  Lots of development activity for big Linux community distribution releases

It's Windows *10*, Because It's 10 Years Behind Open Source
(Jan 27, 2015, 05:00) (1 talkbacks)

 ComputerWorldUK: Insightful - and spikey

How To Replace Windows 7 With Linux Mint Leaving Other Partitions Intact
(Jan 27, 2015, 04:00) (0 talkbacks)

 EveryDayLinuxUser: This guide shows how to replace Windows 7 with Linux Mint.

How to limit network bandwidth on Linux
(Jan 26, 2015, 23:00) (0 talkbacks)

 xmodulo: If you often run multiple networking applications on your Linux desktop, or share bandwidth among multiple computers at home, you will want to have a better control over bandwidth usage.

Microsoft: The open-source company
(Jan 26, 2015, 19:00) (1 talkbacks)

 ZDnet: Microsoft loves Linux, is adopting Docker for its servers, and just bought Revolution Analytics, the biggest open-source R statistical language company. This is not your dad's Microsoft.

Wireless-enabled i.MX6 SBC offers remote IoT management
(Jan 26, 2015, 15:00) (0 talkbacks)

LinuxGizmos: Eurotech's "CPU-351-13" SBC runs Linux on Freescale's i.MX6 SoC, and offers ZigBee, GPS, extended temperature operation, remote IoT management, and more.

Windows vs Linux: The 2015 Version
(Jan 26, 2015, 14:00) (0 talkbacks)

Datamation: Now that everyone has had time to examine Windows 10, it seems like a good time to finally do a proper Windows vs. Linux showdown.

How contributing to open source projects could be a gateway to your next job
(Jan 26, 2015, 13:00) (0 talkbacks) I strongly recommend co-op programs, but what happens if you either can't afford to take a year off or you're too close to graduation? Look to open source.

MediaFire Launches Open Source Toolkit for Linux
(Jan 26, 2015, 12:00) (0 talkbacks)

 ProgrammableWeb: The toolkit includes support for Ubuntu, Debian and FreeBSD and includes a number of tools aimed at the Linux and open source communities.

Evolve OS Is a Superb New OS Build from Scratch, First Beta Is Out
(Jan 26, 2015, 11:00) (0 talkbacks)

 softpedia: Evolve OS, a new Linux distribution built from scratch that's using a fresh desktop environment called Budgie, has been upgraded to version Beta 1 and is now ready for testing.

Linux 3.19 rc6
(Jan 26, 2015, 10:00) (0 talkbacks)

Linus Torvalds:  Nothing really particularly stands out.

Dying Light Is Now Confirmed For Linux, Bring It On Techland
(Jan 26, 2015, 09:00) (0 talkbacks)

GamingOnLinux: Dying Light is now confirmed for Linux thanks to the announcement from the developers on the Steam store itself.

Top Ten Things Linux Users Say About systemd
(Jan 26, 2015, 08:00) (1 talkbacks)

 FOSSforce: Ladies and gentlemen, from the home office in Omaha, Nebraska, here is this week's Top Ten List:  the top ten things Linux users say about systemd.

Armello and Perfect Golf in EA on Steam
(Jan 26, 2015, 07:00) (0 talkbacks)

 tuxarena: Two more games entered Early Access on Steam during the past couple of days

Learning about Docker and Linux containers
(Jan 26, 2015, 06:00) (0 talkbacks) Surely you've heard of Docker by now.

How to build a Database driven app on Linux with python and MySQL
(Jan 26, 2015, 05:00) (0 talkbacks)

 techarena51: CRUD (Create, Read, Update and Delete) is the basic operation of any database driven app

LibreOffice finally arrives on Android
(Jan 26, 2015, 04:00) (0 talkbacks)

 ITworld: Something is better than nothing, but LibreOffice has a long way to go to solve problems that Android users face.

How to make a file immutable on Linux
(Jan 25, 2015, 22:00) (0 talkbacks)

 xmodulo: chattr is a Linux command which allows one to set or unset attributes on a file, which are separate from the standard (read, write, execute) file permission.

Designing with Linux
(Jan 25, 2015, 18:00) (0 talkbacks)

LinuxJournal: FreeCAD can read and write several different file formats used in modelling and 3-D printing.

Zenwalk Linux - A Walk on the Quirky Side
(Jan 25, 2015, 14:00) (1 talkbacks)

LinuxInsider: Zenwalk Linux is a very usable yet uncommon Linux OS. It is more than a single distribution.

Your anonymous code contributions probably aren't: boffins
(Jan 25, 2015, 10:00) (0 talkbacks)

el Reg: Coders are creatures of easily-identifiable habit

Google just made it easier to run Linux on your Chromebook
(Jan 25, 2015, 06:00) (0 talkbacks)

PCworld: If Chromebooks are the consumer Linux desktop we were all waiting for, it’s great to see Google making it easier to turn a cheap consumer Chromebook into a power-user’s Linux desktop.

The most obvious user for Linux isn't who you think
(Jan 24, 2015, 18:00) (0 talkbacks)

TechRepublic: The ideal candidate is the average user.

Linux-enabled sit/stand smart desk nudges you into action
(Jan 24, 2015, 14:00) (0 talkbacks)

 LinuxGizmos: A Linux-based desk with WiFi, Bluetooth, and a 5-inch touchscreen automatically adjusts between sitting and standing, and tells you when it's time to move.

Tech Comics: Delete This File?
(Jan 24, 2015, 10:00) (0 talkbacks)

 Datamation: Does your computer give you enough choices when it's time to delete a file?

How the New York Times uses open source
(Jan 24, 2015, 06:00) (0 talkbacks)

 Enterprisers Project: Marc Frons, senior vice president and chief information officer of the New York Times, discusses how The Times actively contributes to open source communities.

A Shell Primer: Master Your Linux, OS X, Unix Shell Environment
(Jan 23, 2015, 23:00) (0 talkbacks)

 Nixcraft: On a Linux or Unix-like systems each user and process runs in a specific environment.

Linus Torvalds to Patch the Kernel for a Witcher 2 Problem
(Jan 23, 2015, 19:00) (0 talkbacks)

 softpedia: Linus Torvalds is not known to interfere with other projects than the Linux kernel and it must be something really special to get him involved

The Last Batch Of Feature Proposals For Fedora 22
(Jan 23, 2015, 15:00) (0 talkbacks)

Phoronix: The proposal describes Vagrant, "Vagrant is a tool for building and distributing development environments.

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