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Linux 4.7 Set to Boost Live Patching, Security and Power Management
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Announcing Rust 1.9
(May 26, 2016, 15:00) (0 talkbacks)

Rust is a systems programming language focused on safety, speed, and concurrency.

PHP 7.0.7 Released Fixing 28 Bugs
(May 26, 2016, 13:00) (0 talkbacks)

InternetNews:  At least one of the issues could have security impact

Linux 4.7 Set to Boost Live Patching, Security and Power Management
(May 25, 2016, 23:00) (0 talkbacks)

Linux Planet: We're just about at the end of the two week merge cycle for the Linux 4.7 kernel and many of the subsystem maintainers have sent Linus Torvalds their git pull requests.

Year 2038 Fixes Still Being Worked On For The Linux Kernel
(May 25, 2016, 19:00) (0 talkbacks)

Phoronix: The Linux kernel has been working on many Year 2038 fixes for a while now but the work is not over.

14 Practical examples of the grep command
(May 25, 2016, 10:00) (0 talkbacks)

 LibreByte: grep is a command-line utility that allows searching of words and/or patterns in a file or group of files.

Steps to Install and Configure Foreman 1.11 on CentOS 7.x
(May 25, 2016, 08:00) (0 talkbacks)

 LinuxTechi: Foreman is a free and open source configuration management and provisioning tool for physical and virtual servers.

Linux Kernel 3.12.60 LTS Released with ARM and PowerPC Fixes, Updated Drivers
(May 24, 2016, 07:00) (0 talkbacks)

Linux kernel 3.12.60 LTS arrives approximately one month after the release of the previous maintenance version

Linux 4.7 Gets a Security Boost with ChromeOS Feature
(May 23, 2016, 23:00) (0 talkbacks)

InternetNews: We're currently inside of the two week merge window where code is being pulled in to form the Linux 4.7 kernel.

F2FS & Btrfs Get Fixes For Linux 4.7 Kernel
(May 22, 2016, 14:00) (0 talkbacks)

Phoronix: The Btrfs and F2FS file-system updates were submitted this weekend for the Linux 4.7 kernel merge window.

GNU Make 4.2 released
(May 22, 2016, 10:00) (0 talkbacks)
GNU make is a tool which controls the generation of executables and other non-source files of a program from the program's source files.

Git 2.8.3 Source Code Management System Introduces over 20 Improvements
(May 20, 2016, 19:00) (0 talkbacks)

 softpedia: Among other interesting changes implemented in Git 2.8.3, we can mention better support for the CRAM-MD5 authentication method

Temporarily Disable Notifications In Ubuntu (w/ Unity 7) With NoNotifications Indicator
(May 20, 2016, 09:00) (0 talkbacks)

webupd8: Ubuntu (with Unity 7) lacks a "Do Not Disturb" mode

Linux 4.7 To Finally Support The First "Light Ridge" Thunderbolt Controller
(May 20, 2016, 07:00) (0 talkbacks)

Phoronix: first new features for Linux 4.7 emerge

Docker Founder Talks of Open-Source Lessons Learned
(May 19, 2016, 15:00) (1 talkbacks)

eWEEK: Solomon Hykes, founder of Docker, details his firm's open-source experience and releases new tools at the OSCON conference.

Linux Kernel 4.4.11 LTS Is Out with s390 and OCFS2 Improvements, Updated Drivers
(May 19, 2016, 09:00) (0 talkbacks)

 softpedia: Linux 4.4 is currently the most advanced long-term supported kernel branch

Getting Started With LXD containers on Ubuntu 16.04
(May 19, 2016, 08:00) (0 talkbacks)

LinuxConfig: It's no secret that containers are hot right now in the Linux world

Docker and Micro Services
(May 19, 2016, 07:00) (0 talkbacks)

 FreedomPenguin: In the devops space it is hard to deny that docker is currently the hot tool that everyone is talking about.

Cleaning Up Your Linux Startup Process
(May 18, 2016, 23:00) (0 talkbacks) The average general-purpose Linux distribution launches all kinds of stuff at startup

Google I/O: The new features in Google's latest OS, Android N
(May 18, 2016, 19:00) (0 talkbacks)

ZDnet: We now know a lot more about the next version of Android, except its name.

Building RESTFUL API applications on Linux with Flask a Python Microframework
(May 18, 2016, 04:00) (0 talkbacks)

 techarena51: How you can Build a RESTFUL API CRUD(Create, Read, Update and Delete) application with the Flask Python Micro-framework

Dtrx - An Intelligent Archive Extraction (tar, zip, cpio, rpm, deb, rar) Tool for Linux
(May 17, 2016, 23:00) (0 talkbacks)

tecmint: tar isn't the only command to deflate a compressed file

Learning OpenToonz the Easy Way
(May 17, 2016, 14:00) (0 talkbacks)

 FOSSforce: Blender isn't the only tool you need to learn..

OSOps Gives Operators a Powerful Tool to Poke OpenStack Developers
(May 17, 2016, 11:00) (0 talkbacks)

The New Stack: OSOps is a place where operations team members of all skill levels can come together in a welcoming and accessible environment to point out the issues they are facing.

Linux Foundation Certified System Administrator: William Brawner
(May 17, 2016, 10:00) (0 talkbacks) How well does this certification prepare you for the real world?

Power & Performance Tests With Fedora 24 Beta, Linux 4.6 Kernel
(May 17, 2016, 09:00) (0 talkbacks)

Phoronix: Here are some fresh benchmarks on two Intel devices when comparing Fedora 23 to Fedora 24 Beta and also testing out the power performance with the Linux 4.6 kernel.

Linux 4.6 Charred Weasel adds USB 3.1 Support
(May 15, 2016, 22:00) (0 talkbacks)

LinuxPlanet: Memory usage in Linux gets a big boost in Linux 4.6 thanks to the Out Of Memory (OOM) killer.

Linux 4.6 is out
(May 15, 2016, 18:00) (0 talkbacks)

Linus Torvalds: So 4.6 is out there at the normal schedule, and that obviously also means that I'll start doing merge window pull requests for 4.7 starting tomorrow.

The Linux command that you should never say out loud
(May 14, 2016, 06:00) (0 talkbacks)

 ComputerWorld: There's a Linux command that can help repair mistakes in the commands you type.

OpenMandriva: We Are the Only GNU/Linux Distro to Use Clang as the Main Compiler
(May 13, 2016, 12:00) (0 talkbacks)

 softpedia: GCC isn't the only game in town.

APT 1.3 Now in Development, Promises Support for Multiple Fingerprints, Bugfixes
(May 13, 2016, 07:00) (0 talkbacks)

The development cycle of the next major branch, APT 1.3, is happening on the experimental channel, which in time will be slowly pushed to unstable/testing, and even the stable channel.

Day of reckoning arrives for BitKeeper's Larry McVoy
(May 13, 2016, 05:00) (0 talkbacks)

 ITwire: Too little too late for BitKeeper?

Intel Is Preparing A Major Restructuring Of Their Graphics Driver
(May 12, 2016, 23:00) (0 talkbacks)

Phoronix: Intel is brewing a makeover of their graphics driver stack through a large restructuring and consolidating initiative that will be formally announced in the coming weeks.

How to run commands on File or Directory changes with Incron on Ubuntu 16.04
(May 12, 2016, 10:00) (0 talkbacks)

 HowToForge: This tutorial shows you how you can use incron on an Ubuntu 16.04 (Xenial Xerus) system to run commands when a file or Directory is changed.

Linux Kernel 4.1.24 LTS Has Improvements for R9 270X and R7 370 AMD Radeon GPUs
(May 12, 2016, 09:00) (0 talkbacks)

Linux kernel 4.1.24 LTS appears to be a small update that changes a total of 30 files, with 122 insertions and 62 deletions.

CoreOS Fest: Runway Provides a New Model Distributed Systems Design
(May 10, 2016, 05:00) (0 talkbacks)

InternetNews: Runway is a new open-source tool for distributed systems design.

Debian dropped i386 architecture support
(May 09, 2016, 05:00) (1 talkbacks)

Debian Development team announced on May 07, 2016. Stating that they are going to drop the i386 architecture support on Debian 9 (stretch) release cycle.

Linux 4.6 rc7
(May 09, 2016, 04:00) (0 talkbacks)

Linus Torvalds: Nothing particularly scary, and the more people who test this out, the more confident we can be that the final 4.6 is all good.

GCC 4.9 vs. GCC 5.3 vs. GCC 6.1 On A Debian Xeon E5 Linux System
(May 08, 2016, 18:00) (0 talkbacks)

Phoronix: Given the recent stable release of GCC 6 (GCC v6.1.0), here are some fresh compiler benchmarks on an Intel Debian x86_64 system when comparing the GCC 4.9.3, GCC 5.3.0, and GCC 6.1.0 compiler releases.

Useful Basic Commands of APT-GET and APT-CACHE for Package Management
(May 07, 2016, 08:00) (0 talkbacks)

This article explains how quickly you can learn to install, remove, update and search software packages using apt-get and apt-cache commands from the command line.

Confessions of a cross-platform developer
(May 05, 2016, 19:00) (0 talkbacks) Andreia Gaita is giving a talk at this year's OSCON, titled Confessions of a cross-platform developer.

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