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LinuxCon to Highlight How Linux Has Changed in Its 25 Years
The 25 biggest events in Linux's 25-year history
(Aug 26, 2016, 08:00) (0 talkbacks)
A year by year summary of the most significant events in Linux's history to date.
How To Completely Disable Mouse Acceleration
(Aug 26, 2016, 07:00) (0 talkbacks)
WebUpd8: Mouse acceleration makes the pointer movement depend on the speed with which you move the mouse, accelerating as you move it faster.
Getting Started with Apache ModSecurity on Debian and Ubuntu
(Aug 26, 2016, 06:00) (0 talkbacks)
ModSecurity is a Web Application Firewall: a program that can be used to inspect information as it passes through your web server,
MultiTail : Monitor Multiple Files Simultaneously in a Single Linux Terminal
(Aug 26, 2016, 05:00) (0 talkbacks)
MultiTail is an open source ncurses utility that can be used to display multiple logfiles to standard output in a single window
The Sad State of Docker
(Aug 26, 2016, 04:00) (0 talkbacks)
I am very disappointed lately how Docker handled the 1.12 release.
25 Years of Linux: What a Long, Strange Trip It's Been
(Aug 25, 2016, 23:00) (0 talkbacks)
LinuxInsider: Today the Linux community is estimated to be upwards of 86 million users strong.
Linus on Linux's 25th birthday
(Aug 25, 2016, 19:00) (0 talkbacks)
ZDnet: Linus Torvalds describes Linux's secret origins.
How Core Infrastructure Initiative Aims to Secure the Internet
(Aug 25, 2016, 15:00) (0 talkbacks)
VIDEO: Nicko van Someren, CTO of the Linux Foundation, discusses how the CII is moving forward to make open-source software more secure.
How Cloud Native Computing Is Evolving
(Aug 25, 2016, 14:00) (0 talkbacks)
eWEEK: The path to cloud native computing isn't just about using containers and microservices.
Jay Beale: Linux Security and Remembering Bastille Linux
(Aug 25, 2016, 13:00) (0 talkbacks)
"Secure by design" doesn't mean that Linux users should take a carefree approach to security.
25 things to love about Linux
(Aug 25, 2016, 12:00) (0 talkbacks)
Opensource.com readers respond to the question: "What do you love about Linux?"
Automotive security: How safe is a next-generation car?
(Aug 25, 2016, 11:00) (0 talkbacks)
The vehicles we drive are becoming increasingly connected through a variety of technologies.
How to install Odoo ERP Software on Ubuntu 16.04
(Aug 25, 2016, 10:00) (0 talkbacks)
Odoo is an OpenSource enterprise resource planning and customer relationship software that can help you to organize and grow your business.
CIOs: You don't get a second chance to a make a digital first impression
(Aug 25, 2016, 09:00) (0 talkbacks)
Why CIOs need to be chief customer experience officers when supporting online experiences.
"Thin Mini-ITX" Skylake board has 20mm profile
(Aug 25, 2016, 08:00) (0 talkbacks)
Advantech's Linux-ready "AIMB-285" Mini-ITX board offers 6th Gen Core CPUs, a 20mm profile, mini-PCIe and PCIe, plus an optional enclosure.
The marriage of Microsoft and Linux
(Aug 25, 2016, 07:00) (0 talkbacks)
Wim Coekaerts, corporate VP of Microsoft Enterprise Open Source Group, came to LinuxCon preaching enable, integrate, release, and contribute instead of embrace, extend, and extinguish.
How to measure your community's health
(Aug 25, 2016, 06:00) (0 talkbacks)
How to measure the health of your community, identify problems, and track progress towards your goals.
Stabilizing the world of hot and fast containers
(Aug 25, 2016, 05:00) (0 talkbacks)
Containers are moving targets in multiple ways, which is a natural consequence of being young and popular.
LinuxCon: Citrix Enables NetScaler for Containers and Micro-Services
(Aug 24, 2016, 15:00) (0 talkbacks)
EnterpriseNetworkingPlanet: Abhishek Chauhan, VP and CTO at Citrix discusses new product enhancement to help load balance container applications.
How to Install WordPress 4.6 On Ubuntu 16.04 Using LAMP Stack
(Aug 24, 2016, 13:00) (0 talkbacks)
In this post, we shall run through the various steps you can follow, to install the latest version of WordPress 4.6 on Ubuntu 16.04 and Linux Mint 18 with LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL and PHP) stack.
Linux Kernel 3.2.82 LTS Is Out with Btrfs and x86 Improvements, Updated Drivers
(Aug 24, 2016, 12:00) (0 talkbacks)
Most of the changes included in the Linux kernel 3.2.82 LTS release are updated drivers
Hackable voice-controlled speaker and IoT controller hits KS
(Aug 24, 2016, 11:00) (0 talkbacks)
SeedStudio's hackable, $49 and up "ReSpeaker" speaker system runs OpenWrt on a Mediatek MT7688 and offers voice control over home appliances.
A beginner's introduction to snaps the universal Linux package format
(Aug 24, 2016, 10:00) (0 talkbacks)
What are snaps and why you should use them?
Linus Torvalds Gives GPL Credit for Linux's Success
(Aug 24, 2016, 09:00) (0 talkbacks)
eWEEK: On the 25th anniversary of Linux, its creator gives a LinuxCon audience insight into the highlights and lowlights of Linux's history to date, and why he credits the GPL for the operating system's success.
CoreOS 1068.10.0 Released with Many systemd Fixes, Still Using Linux Kernel 4.6
(Aug 24, 2016, 08:00) (0 talkbacks)
softpedia: CoreOS 1068.10.0 is now powered by the Linux 4.6.3 kernel, which, unfortunately, it reached end of life last week with the Linux kernel 4.6.7 maintenance update.
Alternative to lxpanel Directory Menu, open the home folders with one click
(Aug 24, 2016, 07:33) (0 talkbacks)
Almost open: BIOS and firmware update tips for Linux users
(Aug 24, 2016, 07:00) (0 talkbacks)
One Linux user shares his journey in keeping modern firmwares current.
Install and configure DNS server in Ubuntu 16.04 LTS
(Aug 24, 2016, 06:00) (0 talkbacks)
Install and configure primary and secondary DNS server in Ubuntu 16.04 LTS server.
The Linux Foundation Gives Microsoft (Paid-for) Keynote Position While Microsoft Extorts (With Patents) Lenovo and Motorola Over Linux Use
(Aug 24, 2016, 05:00) (2 talkbacks)
techrights: Motorola and Lenovo surrender to Microsoft's patent demands
Linux rules the world. Where to next?
(Aug 24, 2016, 04:00) (0 talkbacks)
ZDnet: On the back of some significant improvements in the last year and a half, Linux is now the model for software development.
LinuxCon: Linux 4.7 Shows How Far the Open-Source OS Has Come in 25 Years
(Aug 23, 2016, 23:00) (0 talkbacks)
eWEEK: During the new report period, an average of 7.8 changes were accepted into the Linux kernel every hour, up from 7.71 in the last report.
Yandex.Disk - an alternative to Google Drive with native Linux support
(Aug 23, 2016, 19:00) (0 talkbacks)
Yandex.Disk has a native Linux client.
Mutter Window Manager Updated for GNOME 3.22 with Virtual Input Device Support
(Aug 23, 2016, 16:29) (0 talkbacks)
LinuxCon: How Facebook Monitors Hundreds of Thousands of Servers with Netconsole
(Aug 23, 2016, 15:00) (0 talkbacks)
ServerWatch: At the LinuxCon conference here Calvin Owens, production engineer at Facebook detailed how the social networking giant makes use of the open-source netconsole tool, to identify potentially problematic servers.
LinuxCon: How Microsoft Is Contributing to Open Source
(Aug 23, 2016, 14:00) (0 talkbacks)
VIDEO: Wim Coekaerts, corporate vice president of enterprise open source at Microsoft, details how open source is the new normal in Redmond.
Desktop Linux Absent from Zemlin's LinuxCon Pep Rally
(Aug 23, 2016, 13:00) (0 talkbacks)
How to configure Postfix relayhost (smarthost) to send eMail using an external smptd on Linux
(Aug 23, 2016, 12:00) (0 talkbacks)
Nixcraft: You can configuring Postfix MTA to use as a Smarthost i.e. routing all mails to a smarthost.