Linux 4.0 Goes Live With Live Kernel Patching
Why the Classical Desktop is Obsolete
76 Percent of Organizations Breached in 2014
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eSecurityPlanet: QuinStreet Enterprise research outlines the scope of security challenges facing enterprises today.
Do you need a container-specific Linux distribution?
(May 05, 2015, 19:00) (0 talkbacks)
ITworld: It's not enough to use containers, vendors argue that you need a specialized Linux distribution to back it
Tiny UAV-oriented i.MX6 SBC has HDMI in and out
(May 05, 2015, 15:00) (0 talkbacks)
LinuxGizmos: Gateworks unveiled a tiny, UAV-oriented SBC that runs Linux or Android on an i.MX6 SoC, and offers HDMI in/out, USB, serial, GPIO, CAN, mini-PCIe, and more.
Would you buy an Ubuntu phone that doubled as a desktop PC?
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ITworld: Ubuntu has confirmed that it's working on a combination phone and desktop PC.
How to install Shrew Soft IPsec VPN client on Linux
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xmodulo: There are many commercial VPN gateways available, which come with their own proprietary VPN client software.
Three effective solutions for Google Analytics Referral spam
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blackmoreops: In this post I will show three effective solutions for Google Analytics Referral spam.
Steam Linux Usage Drops Below 1%
(May 05, 2015, 11:00) (0 talkbacks)
Phoronix: While we didn't expect any big gains for the Linux gaming market-share over the past month, it does come as a surprise there's a significant drop.
HowTo Block Internet Explorer Browser With Squid Proxy Server on a Linux/Unix Server
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Nixcraft: How can I block IE on a squid proxy server version 3.x?
Pixiewps, Reaver & Aircrack-ng Wireless Penetration Testing Tool Updates
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Kali: Pixiewps is a tool used for offline brute forcing of WPS pins, while exploiting the low or non-existing entropy of some wireless access points also known as the pixie dust attack
Open Source History: Why Did Linux Succeed?
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The VAR Guy: Why did Linux, the Unix-like operating system kernel started by Linus Torvalds in 1991 that became central to the open source world, succeed where so many similar projects, including GNU HURD and the BSDs, fail?
Mono 4.0 with Microsoft's Open Source Code to Arrive in Fedora 23
(May 05, 2015, 07:00) (0 talkbacks)
softpedia: Fedora devs decided that Mono 4.0 is a good addition to the distribution, as it will allow users to run cross-platform applications written in Microsoft's .NET framework 4.5
How to configure a Linux bridge with Network Manager on Ubuntu
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xmodulo: Network bridge is a hardware equipment used to interconnect two or more Layer-2 network segments, so that network devices on different segments can talk to each other.
Announcing the Birth of Hurd
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FOSSforce: After a 25 year gestation, Hurd has finally been born
Linux Kernel 3.12.41 LTS Released with ARM64 and PowerPC Improvements
(May 05, 2015, 04:00) (0 talkbacks)
softpedia: Looking at the the raw changelog, we can notice that Linux kernel 3.12.41 LTS fixes some issues with the ARM64, x86, and PowerPC architectures
Linux is an operating system for all ages
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ZDnet: Linux is for everyone from 13 to 84.
Watch: Mark Shuttleworth's Keynote for Ubuntu 15.10 (Wily Werewolf)
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softpedia: At the end of the keynote, Mark Shuttleworth also revealed the codename of the Ubuntu 15.10 operating system, which we are happy to inform you now that it's Wily Werewolf.
What are the differences between Linux distributions?
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FOSSers Puzzle Over Significance of Open Source .Net Core
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LinuxInsider: At its Build dev conference last week, Microsoft released a preview of the next version of its .Net Core runtime distribution, fulfilling last fall's pledge to open source .Net and take it cross-platform for Mac and Linux.
The Raspberry Pi Finder Easily Locates Your Pi's IP Address
(May 04, 2015, 12:00) (0 talkbacks)
LifeHacker: If you’re running your Raspberry Pi in headless mode and you’re not using a static IP address, it’s a pain to locate the IP address.
CoreOS Advances Application Container Specification Effort
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eWEEK: Apcera, Google, Red Hat and VMware are supporting CoreOS' application container specification effort, which extends the reach of containers beyond Docker.
Accessibility in Linux is good (but could be much better)
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opensource.com: Gnu/Linux distributions provide great advantages over proprietary alternatives for people with disabilities
Launchpad Can Now Import Git Repositories
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softpedia: Canonical has announced that Git repositories can now be hosted directly on Launchpad, which was one of the most requested features of the community.
How to access a Linux server behind NAT via reverse SSH tunnel
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Why you might not want to upgrade to Kubuntu 15.04 yet; stick with version 14.10 (Problems and solutions).
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TutorialGeek: Thinking of upgrading to Kubuntu 15.04 and Plasma 5? Perhaps you should think again.
Final Numbers on LinuxFest Northwest, Riding Hurd on Debian & More...
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FOSSforce: If there were an award for best sticker/graphic at LFNW, it would have to go to the Free Software Foundation,
How to Install and Configure PowerDNS (with MariaDB) and PowerAdmin??? in RHEL/CentOS 7
(May 04, 2015, 05:00) (0 talkbacks)
tecmint: PowerAdmin is a friendly web interface managing tool for PowerDNS.
Calibre 2.27 eBook Converter Brings New Features
(May 04, 2015, 04:00) (0 talkbacks)
softpedia: Calibre is an eBook reader, converter, and editor, but these are just a few of the features of this great app.
Linux 4.1 rc2
(May 03, 2015, 22:00) (0 talkbacks)
Linus Torvalds: So the -rc2's have lately been pretty small - looking more like late
First Look at the New Tab-Based Preferences in Mozilla Firefox 38.0
(May 03, 2015, 18:00) (3 talkbacks)
softpedia: The first thing you will notice when upgrading your favorite web browser to Mozilla Firefox 38.0 next week is that the old-school Preferences dialog has been replaced with a beautiful, modern tab-based Preferences page.
ARM widens the appeal of its IoT OS with mbed client that runs on Linux
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Chromixium: Ubuntu Linux… if it looked like Chrome OS
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Liliputing: Chromixium is a full-fledged desktop-style operating system based on Ubuntu.
Deploying a DNS Server using Docker
(May 02, 2015, 18:00) (0 talkbacks)
Damagehead: This is the first part of a series of how-to’s where I describe setting up and using various docker containers for home and production use.
Ubuntu still vulnerable to time-twiddling hack
(May 02, 2015, 14:00) (1 talkbacks)
NetworkWorld: A security flaw in a common Unix software component remains unpatched in one of the most popular Linux distributions, more than a year after an official fix was published.
Will There Ever Be Another Red Hat?
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Forbes: Will there ever be another Red Hat? It depends on what you are asking.
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This is a partial list of new features and systems included in OpenBSD 5.7. For a comprehensive list, see the changelog leading to 5.7.
Five more operating systems for the Raspberry Pi 2
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TechRepublic: In the months since the Pi 2 launched developers have ported an increasing number of operating systems to the board
Debian 8: Linux’s most reliable distro makes its biggest change since 1993
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ars: The controversial "systemd" comes to an OS known for stability.
HashiCorp Debuts Open-Source Vault Project for Crypto Key Management
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eWEEK: HashiCorp, the vendor behind popular Vagrant developer tool, makes a big jump into security with the open-source Vault project.
How many Chrome OS devices do you own?
(May 01, 2015, 14:00) (2 talkbacks)
ITworld: Chrome OS devices have proven to be quite popular
How to build nginx with Google PageSpeed module on Debian 8 (Jessie)
(May 01, 2015, 13:00) (0 talkbacks)
HowToForge: This tutorials explains how to build nginx with the latest version of the nginx_pagespeed module on Debian Jessie.