Linux News for Feb 25, 2013
Xen: Improving event channel scalability (Feb 25, 2013, 23:00)
xen: Xen project team member Wei Liu discusses current options for improving Xen's internal event channel scalability.
How to Install Varnish Cache (Web Accelerator) in RHEL/CentOS/Fedora and Ubuntu/Debian (Feb 25, 2013, 19:00)
tecmint: Varnish Cache is an open source web application accelerator also referred to as a HTTP accelerator or caching HTTP reverse proxy, that developed for busy and heavy content sites, to significantly improve performance of web sites
An overview of GNU R programming language (Feb 25, 2013, 14:00)
Linux-Career: The aim of this article is to provide an overview of the GNU R programming language. It starts a series of articles devoted to programming with R.
Build a media converter with Python, Qt and FFmpeg (Feb 25, 2013, 13:00)
Linux User & Developer: Python is arguably the best programming language to build applications for Linux. This tutorial teaches Python by building a handy media converter application.
The Open Source Column – You can't have it until we tell you (Feb 25, 2013, 12:00)
Linux User & Developer: Reading about the rollout of 4G technologies has left me thinking that people in boardrooms are playing a similar game with us all, though.
How To Build mod_fastcgi For Apache2 On OpenSUSE 12.2 (Feb 25, 2013, 11:00)
HowtoForge: This guide explains how to build a new mod_fastcgi from the sources for Apache2 on an OpenSUSE 12.2 system to fix this problem.
Meet ownCloud 5, The Open Source Dropbox (Feb 25, 2013, 10:00)
TC: ownCloud was started three years ago when Frank Karlitschek wanted a free software alternative to proprietary solutions.
Webopedia Guide to Twitter Technology Hashtags (Feb 25, 2013, 09:00)
Webopedia: This guide to Twitter hashtags for technology and computing topics provides descriptions of some of the most popular tech-related hashtags used in Twitter today.
Open source app can detect text's authors (Feb 25, 2013, 08:00)
The Register: A group of Adelaide researchers has released an open-source tool that helps identify document authorship by comparing texts.
VBoxHeadless - Running Virtual Machines With VirtualBox 4.2 On A Headless Fedora 18 Server (Feb 25, 2013, 07:00)
HowtoForge: This guide explains how you can run virtual machines with VirtualBox 4.2 on a headless Fedora 18 server.
Pear OS Server 7 Alpha 1 Is Now Available for Download (Feb 25, 2013, 06:00)
Softpedia: At the moment, Pear OS 7 Server is distributable as a DVD ISO image only for the 64-bit architecture.
How to Install the Ubuntu Phone OS Dynamic Wallpaper on Ubuntu (Feb 25, 2013, 04:00)
Softpedia: The Evolving Circle Wallpaper has been designed to display a 12-hour clock through the ring of dots in the main circle, turning white up to noon, then fading out up to midnight.