Linux Today: Linux News On Internet Time.








Most Read Stories

Editor's Picks

Linux 4.9 rc7
Linus Torvalds: Still on the regular Sunday release schedule, here's rc7. (Nov 28, 2016)

More on LinuxToday

Linux Today

Mozilla Reports 2015 Revenue of $421.3M
(Dec 02, 2016, 10:00) (0 talkbacks)

Internetnews: As has been the case since 2005, for 2015 Mozilla notes that, "the majority of Mozilla revenue is from Firefox Web browser search partnerships around the world."

How to install and configure web2py on CentOS 7
(Dec 02, 2016, 09:00) (0 talkbacks)

Web2Py is a simple yet powerful Python framework for developing web applications.

First open source RISC-V chips arrive in Arduino board
(Dec 02, 2016, 08:00) (0 talkbacks)

 hackerboards: SiFive's Arduino ready "HiFive1" development kit features its 320MHz FE310, the first MCU using the open RISC-V ISA. Also, Samsung is rumored to be using RISC-V.

Docker Deals with Canonical, Debuts Public Beta on AWS
(Dec 02, 2016, 07:00) (0 talkbacks)

ServerWatch: After six months in private beta the Docker for AWS service is now available as a public beta

Amazon Delivers Cloud Superpowers
(Dec 02, 2016, 06:00) (0 talkbacks)

Datamation: New services announced including Artificial Intelligence, configuration and security capabilities.

Arch Linux 2016.12.01 Is Now Available to Download, Includes Linux Kernel 4.8.11
(Dec 02, 2016, 04:00) (0 talkbacks)

softpedia: Arch Linux 2016.12.01 has been released and it's the last Live ISO respin for 2016

Zorin OS 12 Improves Linux Desktop Access for Windows Users
(Dec 01, 2016, 23:00) (0 talkbacks)

There is a seemingly endless variety of Linux distributions in the marketplace, each attempting to carve out its own unique market niche.

5 Ways to Empty or Delete a Large File Content in Linux
(Dec 01, 2016, 19:00) (0 talkbacks)

Occasionally, while dealing with files in Linux terminal, you may want to clear the content of a file without necessarily opening it using any Linux command line editors.

How to read/write NTFS partitions on GNU/Linux
(Dec 01, 2016, 15:00) (0 talkbacks)

 LibreByte: NTFS-3G is a stable, full-featured, read-write NTFS driver for Linux, Android, Mac OS X, FreeBSD, NetBSD, OpenSolaris, QNX, Haiku, and other operating systems.

Mozilla Patches Zero-Day Flaw in Firefox
(Dec 01, 2016, 14:00) (0 talkbacks)

eWEEK: Mozilla moves quickly to fix vulnerability that was being actively exploited in attacks against Tor Browser, which is based on Firefox.

Is Open Source Good for Business?
(Dec 01, 2016, 13:00) (0 talkbacks)

Should you bet your business on software that doesn't have a billion dollar company behind it?

Canonical partners with Docker for cloud container management
(Dec 01, 2016, 12:00) (0 talkbacks)

Linux power Canonical will support Docker Engine, as well as Kubernetes, for cloud container management.

Securing SourceForge With HTTPS
(Dec 01, 2016, 10:00) (0 talkbacks)

 FOSSforce: SourceForge has added a feature that gives project websites the opportunity to opt-in to using SSL HTTPS encryption.

Amazon Lightsail: The private server killer
(Dec 01, 2016, 09:00) (0 talkbacks)

Amazon is going after hosting and virtual private server companies with its latest low-end cloud offering.

Devuan GNU/Linux Continues Its Vision of Providing Debian Without Systemd
(Dec 01, 2016, 08:00) (0 talkbacks)

A new development version of Devuan GNU/Linux 1.0.0, the project's upcoming first stable release, has been announced

Open source dependency management is a balancing act
(Dec 01, 2016, 04:00) (0 talkbacks)

Learn about some of the questions and challenges that arise from maintaining a large open source projects.

Node.js Foundation Adds Security Project
(Nov 30, 2016, 23:00) (0 talkbacks)

eWEEK: The Node.js Foundation is set to oversee the Node.js Security Project in an effort to consolidate and improve security for the popular open-source application programming framework.

Adding a Simple GUI to Linux shell scripts with kdialog
(Nov 30, 2016, 19:00) (0 talkbacks)

HowToForge: Shell scripts are incredibly useful things.

Install Munin (Network Monitoring) in RHEL, CentOS and Fedora
(Nov 30, 2016, 15:00) (0 talkbacks)

tecmint: Munin (Network Monitoring Tool) is an open source web based network monitoring application written in Perl that shows network usage of servers and services in graphical form using RRDtool

Zentyal Server 5.0 Out Now Based on Ubuntu 16.04 LTS, Adds New HTTP Proxy Module
(Nov 30, 2016, 14:00) (0 talkbacks)

Based on Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus), Zentyal Server 5.0 comes with the latest Open Source software and GNU/Linux technologies

How to check if AES-NI is enabled for OpenSSL on Linux
(Nov 30, 2016, 13:00) (0 talkbacks)

xmodulo: Intel Advanced Encryption Standard New Instructions (AES-NI) is a special instruction set for x86 processors, which is designed to accelerate the execution of AES algorithms.

SUSE Acquires HPE OpenStack Cloud Technology and Talent
(Nov 30, 2016, 12:00) (0 talkbacks)

eWEEK: HPE sells its OpenStack cloud and Cloud Foundry Platform-as-a-Service technologies to SUSE.

"Greenlight for Girls" seeks STEM stars
(Nov 30, 2016, 10:00) (1 talkbacks)

A keynote at the Embedded Linux Conference Europe described Greenlight for Girls, which aims to give girls around the world the opportunity to love STEM (science, technology, engineering, and math).

Git 2.11 Open Source Project Management Tool Officially Released, Download Now
(Nov 30, 2016, 09:00) (0 talkbacks)

Prominent new features of Git 2.11 include the ability to print longer abbreviated SHA-1 (Secure Hash Algorithm 1) names

LPI Announces 'Open Technology' DevOps Engineer Certification
(Nov 30, 2016, 08:00) (0 talkbacks)

devproconnections: Those with open source DevOps skills will soon have a new tool to help them get past the gatekeepers in HR offices.

Linux Kernel 3.12.68 LTS Hits the Streets with SPARC and Networking Improvements
(Nov 30, 2016, 07:00) (0 talkbacks)

softpedia: Linux kernel 3.12.68 LTS brings numerous improvements for the SPARC hardware architectures, but also various fixes to MIPS, ARM, s390, PA-RISC, and x86 support.

H5P: A CMS plugin for creating HTML5 interactive content
(Nov 30, 2016, 06:33) (0 talkbacks)

 opensource.com: H5P is a free and open source tool that helps you create HTML5 content in the browser of your choice and share it across all operating systems and browsers.

IoT gateway runs Linux on i.MX6UL, offers Thread and ZigBee
(Nov 30, 2016, 06:00) (0 talkbacks)

 hackerboards: NXP's Volansys-built, highly secure "Modular IoT Gateway" reference design runs Linux on an i.MX6 UL SoC, and offers Thread, ZigBee, WiFi, and NFC.

Node.js Moves to a Stable, VM-Neutral Future
(Nov 30, 2016, 05:00) (0 talkbacks)

EnterpriseAppsToday: Widely used open-source platform for applications benefits from new efforts intended to provide a more stable base for developers and end-users.

How to display custom website content based on the user's browser request using apache mod_rewrite
(Nov 30, 2016, 04:00) (0 talkbacks)

 tecmint: In this article we discuss how to do redirect requests based on the user's browser.

Red Hat Developer Toolset 6 released
(Nov 29, 2016, 23:00) (0 talkbacks)

 ZDnet: Want the latest and greatest tools for programming on Red Hat Enterprise Linux? They're here.

Managing devices in Linux
(Nov 29, 2016, 19:00) (0 talkbacks)

Explore how the /dev directory gives you direct access to your devices in Linux.

Docker Benchmarks: Ubuntu, Clear Linux, CentOS, Debian & Alpine
(Nov 29, 2016, 15:00) (0 talkbacks)

Phoronix:  The images used for benchmarking were the latest of Ubuntu, Clear Linux, CentOS, Debian, and Alpine while comparing the benchmark results to running on the bare metal host.

How to Install Gitlab on Debian 8 (Jessie)
(Nov 29, 2016, 14:00) (0 talkbacks)

HowToForge: Gitlab is a web-based management and collaboration software for GIT servers similar to GitHub.

What is the Raspberry Pi Foundation? 10 million computers sold
(Nov 29, 2016, 13:00) (0 talkbacks)

 opensource.com: Learn more about the educational charity behind the popular Raspberry Pi mini computer.

Turn Your Ubuntu Terminal Into A Hollywood Technical Melodrama Hacker Interface
(Nov 29, 2016, 12:00) (0 talkbacks)

 ostechnix: Hollywood is an Ubuntu package developed by Dustin Kirkland, Cloud Solutions Product Manager of Canonical, in his leisure time

ArchBang Linux Review: Easy, Minimal, Arch-Based OS
(Nov 29, 2016, 11:00) (0 talkbacks)

 LinuxandUbuntu: There are so many distros popping out of everywhere.

How to Mount Remote Linux Filesystem or Directory Using SSHFS Over SSH
(Nov 29, 2016, 10:00) (0 talkbacks)

This article is useful for those users and system administrators who want to mount remote file system on their local systems for whatever purposes.

Docker 1.13.0 RC2 Supports Building of Docker DEBs for Ubuntu 16.10 on PPC64LE
(Nov 29, 2016, 09:00) (0 talkbacks)

Developer Victor Vieux announced the availability of the second RC version for the Docker 1.13.0 release, which appears to bring lots of improvements and bug fixes

Receive news via our XML/RSS feed

LinuxToday Archives