Infrastructure Linux News for Oct 15, 2012
How To Set Up An IPS (Intrusion Prevention System) On Fedora 17 (Oct 15, 2012, 19:00)
HowtoForge: Vuurmuur is a linux firewall manager. It takes a human readable rule syntax and turns it into the proper iptables commands. In this howto I'll describe how to get a functional IPS using only Fedora packages.
Build an Arch Linux system from scratch (Oct 15, 2012, 15:00)
Linux User & Developer: Arch Linux has two distinct advantages over most systems: it’s customisable and it’s educational. Michael Reed shows us how building Arch is also a lesson in how Linux works...
How To Use Glx-Dock/Cairo-Dock On Ubuntu 12.04 (Oct 15, 2012, 14:00)
HowtoForge: This tutorial shows how to install and use Glx-Dock/Cairo-Dock on an Ubuntu 12.04 desktop (with Unity).
Linux Foundation Steps Into Windows 8 Secure Boot Flap (Oct 15, 2012, 14:00)
Tech News World: Secure Boot has, of course, already figured prominently in the Linux news on numerous occasions over the past few months, but recently it prompted a move from none other than The Linux Foundation itself.
5 key forces driving open source today (Oct 15, 2012, 13:00)
IT World: Today's open source movement is more mature, and the trends underlining it are more nuanced and widely engaged.
Kickstarter and Game Development - Highlighting Games Coming to Linux Part 1 (Oct 15, 2012, 11:00)
OverClockers: A series of articles/interviews with game developers who have committed to a Linux version of their games. The series focuses on those companies who have, or will have Kickstarter campaigns.
Enter a world of 3D Fractals with Mandelbulber (Oct 15, 2012, 10:00)
WoGue: Mandelbulber is one of the best, being completely free and open source and offering the ability to generate and explore fractals in three dimensions.
Open Source Search Engine Apache Lucene/Solr Gets Big Update (Oct 15, 2012, 09:00)
Tech Crunch: Although they’re jointly developed, Lucene and Solr are actually two different things. Lucene is just a Java library, not a stand alone search engine. Solr is a search engine server built with Lucene as its core.