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Chivalry: Medieval Warfare Exits Beta For Linux, Some Thoughts & A Sale
(Feb 26, 2015, 12:00) (0 talkbacks)

 GamingOnLinux: Chivalry: Medieval Warfare is now fully out for Linux, and so you may draw your swords.

LibreOffice 4.4.1 “Fresh” is available for download
(Feb 26, 2015, 11:00) (0 talkbacks)

LibreOffice 4.4.1 is the first minor release of LibreOffice 4.4 “fresh” family, with over 100 fixes over LibreOffice 4.4.0.

How to Manage KVM Virtual Environment using Commandline Tools in Linux
(Feb 26, 2015, 10:00) (0 talkbacks)

 tecmint: We use virt-install CL tool to create and configure virtual machines

Krita 2.9 Released with RAW Image Import and PSD Compatibility Improvements
(Feb 26, 2015, 10:00) (0 talkbacks)

 softpedia: Key features of Krita 2.9 include support for opening and working with multiple documents at the same time

The Tremendous Features Of Fedora 22
(Feb 26, 2015, 09:00) (0 talkbacks)

Phoronix: There's many changes to find for Fedora 22,

Build a Raspberry Pi-Based Cable Shutter Release for Sony Cameras
(Feb 26, 2015, 08:00) (0 talkbacks)

 scribblesandsnaps: Replacing a simple and inexpensive remote cable release for your camera with Raspberry Pi may seem like a classic case of over-engineering

Linux: IP Subnet (CIDR) Calculator That Will Help You With Network Settings
(Feb 26, 2015, 07:00) (0 talkbacks)

 Nixcraft: How do I use subnet calculator under a Linux or UNIX-like systems without visiting 3rd party websites?

Oddworld: New 'n' Tasty Released On GOG & Steam, We Take A Look At The Linux Port
(Feb 26, 2015, 06:00) (0 talkbacks)

 GamingOnLinux: Oddworld: New 'n' Tasty is a revamp of one of the platformers I used to love, so how is it on Linux? Hint: It's good.

Organizational learning: a new perspective on DevOps
(Feb 26, 2015, 05:00) (0 talkbacks)

 opensource.com: In the DevOps community, we talk a lot about automated deployments, doing multiple deployments per day, and the need for culture.

GCompris Is a Great Linux Teaching Tool for Small Kids
(Feb 26, 2015, 04:00) (0 talkbacks)

 softpedia: GCompris, an educational software suite providing fun activities for kids aged 2 to 10, has been upgraded to version 15.02 and is now available for download.

The Best Linux Distros for First Time Switchers from Windows and Mac
(Feb 25, 2015, 23:00) (0 talkbacks)

MakeUseOf: Linux has an intimidating image, making it seem like it would be difficult to start using it. But the switch from Windows and Mac is actually pretty easy, if you can ease yourself into it.

DNSMasq, the Pint-Sized Super Dæmon!
(Feb 25, 2015, 19:00) (0 talkbacks)

LinuxJournal: I've always been a fan of putting aftermarket firmware on consumer-grade routers.

Why we run an open source program - Walmart Labs
(Feb 25, 2015, 15:00) (1 talkbacks)

ToDo: Why would a company spend resources on an open source program, and why is it really needed?

Understanding Linux CPU stats
(Feb 25, 2015, 14:00) (0 talkbacks)

Scout: Your Linux server is running slow, so you follow standard procedure and run top.

How to monitor server log files with Logwatch on Debian and Ubuntu
(Feb 25, 2015, 13:00) (0 talkbacks)

HowToForge: Logwatch is a system log analyzer and reporter

Torvalds isn't always nice, but developers don't care
(Feb 25, 2015, 12:00) (0 talkbacks)

TechRepublic: Torvalds can be a jerk, but developers don't seem to care, as a new report shows.

Joomla! 3.4 is Here
(Feb 25, 2015, 11:00) (0 talkbacks)

Thanks to the hard work of over 130 different volunteer contributors, over 700 bugs have also been resolved with the 3.4 release of the Joomla! CMS.

How to disable IPv6 on Linux
(Feb 25, 2015, 10:00) (0 talkbacks)

 xmodulo: IPv6 has been introduced as a replacement of IPv4, the traditional 32-bit address space used in the Internet, to solve the imminent exhaustion of available IPv4 address space.

MXM COM runs Linux on new Freescale i.MX 6SoloX SoC
(Feb 25, 2015, 09:00) (0 talkbacks)

LinuxGizmos: F&S Elektronik Systeme debuted a COM based on Freescale's new MCU-enabled "i.MX 6SoloX" SoC, and offering dual GbE, multimedia, serial, and PCIe interfaces.

How to Limit the Network Bandwidth Used by Applications in a Linux System with Trickle
(Feb 25, 2015, 08:00) (0 talkbacks)

 tecmint: Trickle is a network bandwidth shaper tool that allows us to manage the upload and download speeds of applications in order to prevent any single one of them to hog all (or most) of the available bandwidth.

Raspberry Pi-Based Cable Shutter Release Now with DIY Optocouplers
(Feb 25, 2015, 07:00) (0 talkbacks)

 scribblesandsnaps: While a transistor-based cable shutter release does the job, it has one drawback.

Tails 1.3 Out Now, Introduces the Electrum Bitcoin Wallet
(Feb 25, 2015, 06:00) (0 talkbacks)

 softpedia: Tails 1.3 introduces Electrum, an open-source and easy-to-use bitcoin wallet.

Critical remote code execution flaw patched in Samba
(Feb 25, 2015, 04:00) (0 talkbacks)

 ITworld: Security researchers are urging users to install new Samba security updates in order to address a critical vulnerability that allows attackers to execute arbitrary code with root privileges.

Google Kubernetes Lands in OpenStack via Mirantis
(Feb 24, 2015, 23:00) (0 talkbacks)

ServerWatch: The Mirantis support for Kubernetes is coming by way of the Murano project, which is not an official part of the current OpenStack integrated release cycle

Firefox 36 Gains HTTP/2 Support, Fixes Critical Vulnerabilities
(Feb 24, 2015, 19:00) (0 talkbacks)

eWEEK: Mozilla's Firefox 36 debuts with support for HTTP/2 protocol as well as 17 security advisories for vulnerabilities that have been patched in the open-source browser.

Mozilla Firefox 37.0 Beta Out Now, Provides URL Highlighting in Reader Mode
(Feb 24, 2015, 15:00) (0 talkbacks)

 softpedia: Among the bugs squashed in this first Beta release of the Mozilla Firefox 37.0 web browser, we can mention an issue related to the "Sync Now" button

It's Real: An $89, Green Ubuntu Linux Desktop PC
(Feb 24, 2015, 14:00) (1 talkbacks)

 The VAR Guy: The Symple PC, a planet-friendly computer that ships with Canonical's open source Ubuntu Linux OS and costs only $89, is now on sale.

5 specialized Linux distributions for computer repair
(Feb 24, 2015, 13:00) (0 talkbacks)

 opensource.com: There are specialized tools that can aid you in fixing problems with a computer or help you be prepared for when something bad does happen.

Yahoo exec goes mano a mano with NSA director over crypto backdoors
(Feb 24, 2015, 12:00) (0 talkbacks)

 ars: Yahoo exec goes mano a mano with NSA director over crypto backdoors and gets nothing

10 quick tar command examples to create/extract archives in Linux
(Feb 24, 2015, 11:00) (0 talkbacks)

 BinaryTides: The tar (tape archive) command is a frequently used command on linux that allows you to store files into an archive

Scripted window actions on Ubuntu with Devilspie 2
(Feb 24, 2015, 10:00) (0 talkbacks)

 HowToForge: Devilspie2 is a program that detects windows as they are created, and performs scripted actions on them.

Localhost DNS Cache
(Feb 24, 2015, 09:00) (0 talkbacks)

LinuxJournal: Is it weird to say that DNS is my favorite protocol?

KDBUS & Other Features You Won't FInd In The Linux 4.0 Kernel
(Feb 24, 2015, 08:00) (1 talkbacks)

Phoronix: While Linux 4.0 is the next major kernel release and it does present a new lot of new functionality, there's still a number of high profile features not mainlined.

Creating Forms for Easy LibreOffice Database Entry on Linux
(Feb 24, 2015, 07:00) (0 talkbacks)

Linux.com: The LibreOffice suite of tools includes a very powerful database application ─ one that happens to be incredibly user-friendly.

Nginx Gearing Up for HTTP/2
(Feb 24, 2015, 06:00) (0 talkbacks)

ServerWatch: Since HTTP/2 is largely based on SPDY, Nginx has a solid foundation already in the code to capitalize on

IoT-oriented dev kits run Ubuntu on new Toshiba Cortex-A9 SoC
(Feb 24, 2015, 05:00) (0 talkbacks)

LinuxGizmos: Toshiba announced two Linux-supported "ApP Lite" dev kits for its new 600MHz Cortex-A9 based "TZ2100" series SoCs, which target IoT and other embedded apps.

Lay Waste To A Fortress In Besiege On Linux, Initial Thoughts Included
(Feb 24, 2015, 04:00) (0 talkbacks)

 GamingOnLinux: Besiege is a physics based building game in which you construct medieval siege engines and lay waste to immense fortresses and peaceful hamlets.

7 Ways Docker Containers Can Change Enterprise Apps
(Feb 23, 2015, 23:00) (0 talkbacks)

EnterpriseAppsToday: Docker is getting lots of buzz for its potential to improve application development and deployment – and deservedly so.

Linus Torvalds Debuts First Linux 4 Release Candidate
(Feb 23, 2015, 19:00) (0 talkbacks)

LinuxPlanet: The Linux 3.x kernel family is no more. Long Live Linux 4!

Debugging Shell Scripts in Linux
(Feb 23, 2015, 15:00) (1 talkbacks)

 linuxtechi: In the shell scripting we don't have any debugger tool but with the help of command line options (-n, -v and -x ) we can do the debugging.

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