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Linuxcon North America 2015: Linus Keeps it Real
LinuxPlanet: Rather than the typical Linux kernel panel keynote where Torvalds has typically participated, Torvalds did a one on one question and answer ten minute session with Linux Foundation Executive Director Jim Zemlin. (Aug 23, 2015)

Lennart Poettering merged “su” command replacement into systemd: Test Drive on Fedora Rawhide
With this pull request systemd now support a su command functional and can create privileged sessions, that are fully isolated from the original session (Aug 29, 2015)

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Back to school: 5 open source programs for students and teachers
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 opensource.com: Charlie Reisinger takes a look at a few affordable and stress-free open source software tools to help students and teachers make learning fun.

Trouble Maker - Breaks Your Linux Machine and Ask You to Fix Broken Linux
(Aug 31, 2015, 19:00) (0 talkbacks)

 tecmint: This is a nice way of learning to fix a broken Linux System.

First Point Release of Git 2.5 Brings Lots of Improvements, Some New Features
(Aug 31, 2015, 15:00) (0 talkbacks)

 softpedia: Among the most interesting changes, we can mention that it is now possible to run an aliased command directly from a sub-folder

First Update to LibreOffice 5 Lands
(Aug 31, 2015, 14:00) (0 talkbacks)

 ostatic: The Document Foundation today announced the first update to the milestone LibreOffice 5.0 released a few weeks ago.

Cyanogen crosses the chasm from mod to pre-installed OS
(Aug 31, 2015, 13:00) (0 talkbacks)

 LinuxGizmos: CyanogenMod is rapidly evolving from being the most popular Android mo

Ubuntu 15.10 Flavors Beta 1 is Available to Download and Install For Testing
(Aug 31, 2015, 12:00) (0 talkbacks)

 UbuntuPortal: Canonical has just released and announced the first beta of Ubuntu 15.10 Wily Werewolf Flavors (Ubuntu GNOME, Ubuntu MATE, Kubuntu, Lubuntu, Xubuntu and Ubuntu Kylin).

How to switch from NetworkManager to systemd-networkd on Linux
(Aug 31, 2015, 11:00) (0 talkbacks)

 xmodulo: In the world of Linux, adoption of systemd has been a subject of heated controversy, and the debate between its proponents and critics is still going on.

Systemd version 225 available
(Aug 31, 2015, 10:00) (0 talkbacks)

 ItRunsOnLinux: Systemd is an init system for GNU/Linux distributions.

VMware vSphere Integrated Containers Previewed at VMworld (Linux-Powered!)
(Aug 31, 2015, 10:00) (0 talkbacks)

ServerWatch: VMware moves its Photon Linux operating system closer to production

How To Change Boot Order/Set Default Boot OS In Ubuntu 14.10/15.04 / Linux Mint Or Other Derivatives
(Aug 31, 2015, 09:00) (0 talkbacks)

 LinuxAndUbuntu: If you are dual booting then probably you have suffered through a problem of booting into wrong OS or secondary OS because it's on top of grub menu.

33 Command Line Tools to Monitor Linux Performance
(Aug 31, 2015, 08:00) (0 talkbacks)

 tecmint: We have compiled the list of Top 33 frequently used command line monitoring tools that might be useful for every Linux/Unix System Administrator.

Funding the Cloud: Top VCs Aim for the Silver Lining
(Aug 31, 2015, 07:00) (0 talkbacks)

eWEEK: Venture capital execs discuss where they see opportunities in the cloud and container space. They believe investors should take a long-term view, not chase hype.

The Big Nouveau Rework Will Indeed Land For Linux 4.3
(Aug 31, 2015, 06:00) (1 talkbacks)

Phoronix: A few days ago I wrote about the open-source NVIDIA kernel driver going through a big rework and now that code has been queued up into DRM-Next for Linux 4.3.

Integration process for openSUSE Tumbleweed, Leap explained
(Aug 31, 2015, 05:00) (0 talkbacks)

Leap is trying to find the balance between how much SLE (SUSE Linux Enterprise) and how much Tumbleweed

Cyanogen Tapped For New Wave of Affordable Smartphones
(Aug 31, 2015, 04:00) (0 talkbacks)

Linux.com: After many delays, all four major mobile Linux alternatives to Android have finally arrived on smartphones.

Linux 4.2 Released Improving Cryptography Options
(Aug 30, 2015, 22:00) (0 talkbacks)

LinuxPlanet: After eight release candidates, Linux 4.2 is now available, marking one of the longer development cycles in the last few years.

Intel Pumps OpenStack Up
(Aug 30, 2015, 18:00) (0 talkbacks)

LinuxInsider: While it's "substantially simpler" to stand up an OpenStack implementation today than it was two to three years ago, it's still far from a turnkey, click-through exercise

How to Defragment Linux Systems
(Aug 30, 2015, 14:00) (0 talkbacks)

MakeTechEasier: There is a common myth that Linux disks never need defragmentation at all.

Running a Private Docker Registry on EC2
(Aug 30, 2015, 10:00) (0 talkbacks)

Docker provides an open source registry implementation called “Distribution,” making it simple for anyone to run a private Docker registry

Is Linux Right For You?
(Aug 30, 2015, 06:00) (0 talkbacks)

 Datamation: I enjoy using Linux on the desktop.

KDE Plasma 5.4 Enhances Linux Desktop Experience
(Aug 29, 2015, 18:00) (0 talkbacks)

In this slide show, eWEEK examines some of the key features of the KDE Plasma 5.4 desktop.

Transform an Android Device into an Open Source Camera
(Aug 29, 2015, 14:00) (0 talkbacks)

 scribblesandsnaps: Transforming an Android device into an open source-based camera is actually easier than you might think.

Setting Up High-Performance HHVM and Nginx/Apache with MariaDB on Debian/Ubuntu
(Aug 29, 2015, 10:00) (0 talkbacks)

 tecmint: high performance web app server

Linux workstation security checklist
(Aug 29, 2015, 06:00) (0 talkbacks)

This is a set of recommendations used by the Linux Foundation for their systems administrators.

Lennart Poettering merged “su” command replacement into systemd: Test Drive on Fedora Rawhide
(Aug 28, 2015, 23:00) (4 talkbacks)

With this pull request systemd now support a su command functional and can create privileged sessions, that are fully isolated from the original session

Hardened Linux stalwarts Grsecurity pull the pin after legal fight
(Aug 28, 2015, 19:00) (0 talkbacks)

The Register: Multi-billion company accused of ripping off name and code, still doing security wrong

Container Myths Debunked at OpenStack Silicon Valley
(Aug 28, 2015, 15:00) (0 talkbacks)

Datamation: In Alex Polvi's view there are four primary myths when it comes to containers

OpenStack Continues to Push Cloud Integration Vision
(Aug 28, 2015, 14:00) (0 talkbacks)

eWEEK: At the OpenStack Silicon Valley event, the head of the OpenStack Foundation announces new nonprofit status and developer initiatives.

GNOME Developers Discuss Codenames, GNOME 3.18 Might be Dubbed "Gothenburg"
(Aug 28, 2015, 13:00) (0 talkbacks)

GNOME 3.18 is due for release on September 23, 2015

Ubuntu 15.04 LAMP server with Apache 2.4, PHP 5.6 and MariaDB (instead of MySQL)
(Aug 28, 2015, 12:00) (0 talkbacks)

 HowToForge: A LAMP setup is the perfect basis for CMS systems like Joomla, Wordpress or Drupal.

3 steps for planning a successful open source meetup
(Aug 28, 2015, 11:00) (0 talkbacks)

 opensource.com: Community moderator Nicole Engard recaps Karen Vuong's Texas Linux Fest talk on open source event planning.

Ubuntu Linux continues to rule the cloud
(Aug 28, 2015, 10:00) (0 talkbacks)

 ZDnet: Ubuntu is more than twice as popular on the Amazon cloud as all other operating systems combined.

Eclipse seeks donations for open source development
(Aug 28, 2015, 09:00) (0 talkbacks)

InfoWorld: Funding for development work on the Eclipse IDE and other projects will come from individuals and corporate users

Concerning Containers' Connections: on Docker Networking
(Aug 28, 2015, 08:00) (0 talkbacks)

LinuxJournal: Containers can be considered the third wave in service provision after physical boxes (the first wave) and virtual machines (the second wave).

How to find out if your PC is compatible with Linux
(Aug 28, 2015, 07:00) (1 talkbacks)

PC World: Can your PC run Linux? Probably. But here's how to find out for sure.a

At 24, Linux Has Come Out of the Basement
(Aug 28, 2015, 06:00) (0 talkbacks)

LinuxInsider: Happy Birthday, Linux Project -- this week you turned 24.

Google Container Engine is The Product Version of Kubernetes and It’s Now Live
(Aug 28, 2015, 06:00) (0 talkbacks)

The New Stack: Container Engine is effectively Google’s public product-ization of Kubernetes as a service.

Is There Such Thing as Too Many GNU/Linux Distributions?
(Aug 28, 2015, 05:00) (2 talkbacks)

 Is too much of a good thing - a bad thing?

IoT server is loaded with Linux "Candi"
(Aug 28, 2015, 04:00) (0 talkbacks)

 LinuxGizmos: Logic Supply's Atom N2800 based "CC150" industrial IoT gateway is loaded with a version of the Linux-based IoT Server software from Candi Controls.

How to set up a system status page of your infrastructure
(Aug 27, 2015, 23:00) (0 talkbacks)

 xmodulo: Suppose your production storage server is on fire...

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