Linux 4.14 rc1
Open Source Summit: Linux Kernel Developers Discuss Challenges, Opportunities
Linux Goes to Hollywood
There's Now a Windows 10 Installer for the Debian-Based Q4OS Linux Distribution
(Sep 20, 2017, 23:00) (0 talkbacks)
For those not familiar to Q4OS, it's an open-source and free Linux distro based on the popular Debian GNU/Linux operating system and built around the Trinity Desktop Environment (TDE)
Now GNOME Foundation Wants to Support Purism's Privacy-Focused Linux Smartphone
(Sep 20, 2017, 19:00) (0 talkbacks)
The announcement comes only a week after KDE unveiled their plans to work with Purism on an implementation of their Plasma Mobile interface
Mount Google Drive On Linux With Google Drive Ocamlfuse Client
(Sep 20, 2017, 15:00) (0 talkbacks)
Google Drive Ocamlfuse is a FUSE-based file system backed by Google Drive, written in OCaml.
Deploy Pod, Replication Controller and Service in Kubernetes 1.7 on CentOS 7
(Sep 20, 2017, 14:00) (0 talkbacks)
Pod is a multi-tier or group of containers which is launched on any of Worker nodes or Minion.
Sony's PlayStation 4 DualShock Controller Now Supported in Fedora Linux, GNOME
(Sep 20, 2017, 13:00) (0 talkbacks)
Until now, to set up a DualShock 3 controller, users had to plug it in via USB, then disconnect it, and then press the "P" button on the joypad
Chromebook Owners Will Soon Be Able to Monitor CPU and RAM Usage in Real-Time
(Sep 20, 2017, 11:00) (0 talkbacks)
The feature was implemented in the Chrome Canary experimental channel and can be easily enabled by opening the Google Chrome web browser
5 Raspberry Pi Alternatives to Build Your Own Small Computer
(Sep 20, 2017, 10:00) (0 talkbacks)
MakeTechEasier: The Raspberry Pi is not the only single board computer available.
Linux containers slide into the Windows Server beta
(Sep 20, 2017, 09:00) (0 talkbacks)
Microsoft and Linux continue to cuddle closer on the cloud and servers.
Two Open Source Licensing Questions: The AGPL and Facebook
(Sep 20, 2017, 08:00) (0 talkbacks)
RedMonk: In many settings, open source licensing today is considered a solved problem.
Busting the myth that net neutrality hampers investment
(Sep 20, 2017, 07:00) (0 talkbacks)
At Mozilla we believe the current rules provide vital protections to ensure that ISPs don’t act as gatekeepers for online content and services.
The Future of HHVM
(Sep 20, 2017, 06:00) (0 talkbacks)
Facebook: Several months ago, PHP officially announced the end-of-life for PHP5.
Early Linux 4.14 Kernel Benchmarks Are Looking Promising
(Sep 20, 2017, 05:00) (0 talkbacks)
Phoronix: I've begun running some Linux 4.14-rc1 kernel benchmarks and in some areas there appears to be nice gains with this in-development kernel.
Portable Android SDR player supports DRM and DAB
(Sep 20, 2017, 04:00) (0 talkbacks)
Titus SDR's Android-based "Titus II" Software Defined Radio receiver has a 7-inch touchscreen, a WiFi hotspot, and support for FM, AM, DRM, DAB, and DAB+.
How to use Let's Encrypt to secure your website
(Sep 19, 2017, 23:00) (0 talkbacks)
ZDnet: Let's Encrypt is easy to use and free -- no wonder it's the most popular Certificate Authority for securing websites.
4 ways to check size of physical memory (RAM) in Linux
(Sep 19, 2017, 19:00) (0 talkbacks)
4 different commands to get memory information from Linux server.
What's New In Linux Lite 3.6
(Sep 19, 2017, 15:00) (0 talkbacks)
What's new in the latest Linux lite release?
Can Artful Aardvark Regain Ubuntu's Popularity on the Desktop?
(Sep 19, 2017, 14:00) (0 talkbacks)
Datamation: For desktop users, the pressing issue is whether the coming changes can help Ubuntu regain its domination of the desktop.
A quick tour of MySQL 8.0 roles
(Sep 19, 2017, 13:00) (0 talkbacks)
Roles are a helpful way to simplify user management in a database environment.
Innersource: How to leverage open source in the enterprise
(Sep 19, 2017, 12:00) (0 talkbacks)
Applying open source development methodology to internal software development increases innovation, decreases time to market, and pleases employees and customers.
Ethical Hacking Distro Parrot Security Gets ZFS Support, It's Based on Debian 10
(Sep 19, 2017, 11:00) (0 talkbacks)
softpedia: Coming two months after the 3.7 update, Parrot Security OS 3.8 introduces updated components and new features.
3 Ways to Change a Users Default Shell in Linux
(Sep 19, 2017, 10:00) (0 talkbacks)
The shell is a program that accepts and interprets commands
GNOME 3.26 Released! Check Out the New Features
(Sep 19, 2017, 09:00) (0 talkbacks)
Check out the new features in GNOME 3.26.
How to configure and use PDO for database access on Linux
(Sep 19, 2017, 08:00) (0 talkbacks)
PDO is an acronym for PHP Data Objects: it is a PHP extension for interacting with databases through the use of objects.
BlackArch Linux A Pentesting Linux Distribution
(Sep 19, 2017, 07:00) (0 talkbacks)
When it comes to penetration testing, the best way to go is Linux.
Linux Foundation head proclaims year of Linux desktop - from a Mac
(Sep 19, 2017, 07:00) (2 talkbacks)
ITwire: In what could well take the award for the most hypocritical tech statement of the year..
CentOS 7 Server Hardening Guide
(Sep 19, 2017, 06:00) (0 talkbacks)
With all the vulnerabilities out there, server security hardening has become more important that ever.
How to Install Apache Cassandra NoSQL database on a Single Node Ubuntu 16.04
(Sep 19, 2017, 05:00) (0 talkbacks)
The Apache Cassandra is a distributed NoSQL database management system designed to handle large amounts of data.
VirtualBox 5.2 to Let Users Enable or Disable Audio Input and Output On-the-Fly
(Sep 19, 2017, 04:00) (0 talkbacks)
The VirtualBox 5.1 maintenance release 28 is here to improve audio support by fixing various issues with both the ALSA and OSS backends
Linux Mint 18.3 to Be Dubbed "Sylvia," Enables HiDPI by Default in Cinnamon 3.6
(Sep 18, 2017, 23:00) (0 talkbacks)
Clement Lefebvre is pleased to announce that the codename of Linux Mint 18.3 will be "Sylvia."
Linux fmt command - usage and examples
(Sep 18, 2017, 19:00) (0 talkbacks)
HowToForge: Sometimes you may find yourself in a situation where-in the requirement is to format the contents of a text file.
DevOps Jobs: 5 tips for making the transition
(Sep 18, 2017, 14:00) (0 talkbacks)
Recruiters and tech leaders share advice on how IT professionals can land a new gig in DevOps
Linux 4.14 rc1
(Sep 18, 2017, 13:00) (0 talkbacks)
Linus Torvalds: This has been an "interesting" merge window.
How To Install And Setup Utangle Firewall
(Sep 18, 2017, 11:00) (0 talkbacks)
Untangle firewall is a lightweight firewall
7 tips for Linux cluster admins to help keep auditors happy
(Sep 18, 2017, 10:00) (0 talkbacks)
Try these strategies to satisfy auditors' requirements without wasting your time or testing your patience.
3 text editor alternatives to Emacs and Vim
(Sep 18, 2017, 09:00) (0 talkbacks)
Vim and Emacs are the decided heavyweights for editing text on the Linux desktop, but they're not the only options you have.
How To Auto Logout Inactive Users After A Period Of Time In Linux
(Sep 18, 2017, 08:16) (0 talkbacks)
Automatically logout inactive users and SSH sessions after a period of time in Linux.
Can Ubuntu Come Back To Top On Distrowatch After GNOME Desktop Environment?
(Sep 18, 2017, 07:00) (0 talkbacks)
For a very long time, Ubuntu was at the heart of the Linux revolution.
How Serious is VMware About Open Source?
(Sep 18, 2017, 06:00) (0 talkbacks)
Unlike some companies with proprietary DNA (Oracle comes to mind for some reason) VMware should have little trouble learning to work hand-in-hand with open source developers
How to avoid a GDPR compliance audit in a Linux environment
(Sep 18, 2017, 05:00) (0 talkbacks)
How can CIOs prepare for the impending GDPR privacy regulations? Here are four strategies for Linux environments