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Now and Then: The Journey of 5 Open Source Linux Music Players
(Sep 28, 2020, 14:00) (0 talkbacks)

Back in 2016, we carried a feature looking at 5 music software that were highly promising.  How did these 5 music players fare over the last 4 years?

Zone Transfer using dnswalk tool in Kali Linux
(Sep 28, 2020, 12:00) (0 talkbacks)

dnswalk is a DNS debugger. It performs zone transfers of specified domains, and checks the database in numerous ways for internal consistency

KaOS Linux 2020.09 Released with KDE Plasma 5.19.5, Improved Installer
(Sep 28, 2020, 10:00) (0 talkbacks)

September 2020 release is here to further improve the Calamares installer by moving more modules to QML.

How to Install CentOS on a Raspberry Pi
(Sep 28, 2020, 08:00) (0 talkbacks)

Raspberry Pi is widely used as a home server. Here is how to install CentOS on your Raspberry Pi to create a rock-solid home server.

Manage Remote And Virtual Machines With Gnome Boxes
(Sep 28, 2020, 06:00) (0 talkbacks)

This guide explains what is Gnome Boxes and how to install Boxes on various Linux distributions

Linux 5.9 rc7
(Sep 27, 2020, 19:00) (0 talkbacks)

Linus Torvalds: My plan right now is that I'll do another rc next Sunday rather than the final 5.9
release.

Balancing Linux security with usability
(Sep 26, 2020, 06:00) (0 talkbacks)

Your system should be secure, but open enough to serve its function. Here are some tips on how to strike that balance.

How to remove broken packages in Ubuntu
(Sep 25, 2020, 14:00) (0 talkbacks)

In this tutorial, we shall provide some tips using Ubuntu built-in utilities that may help remove a potentially broken package on your Debian OS.

How to Install Laravel PHP Web Framework on Ubuntu 20.04
(Sep 25, 2020, 12:00) (0 talkbacks)

Laravel is a free and open-source PHP framework that implements the MVC (Model-View-Controller) design pattern.

Using ssh-keygen and sharing for key-based authentication in Linux
(Sep 25, 2020, 10:00) (0 talkbacks)

SSH key-based authentication is helpful for both security and convenience. See how to generate and share keys.

How to use a USB Drive on Debian 10
(Sep 25, 2020, 08:00) (0 talkbacks)

Learn how you can use a USB device in your Debian system by manually mounting in your system.

Rosetta@home: Help the Fight Against COVID-19 With Your Linux System
(Sep 25, 2020, 06:00) (0 talkbacks)

Want to contribute to the research on coronavirus?

Turn a Kubernetes deployment into a Knative service
(Sep 24, 2020, 14:00) (0 talkbacks)

Knative is a framework that runs on Kubernetes and makes it easier to perform common tasks

Apostrophe - distraction free Markdown editor
(Sep 24, 2020, 12:00) (0 talkbacks)

Readability is at the very heart of Markdown. It offers the advantages of plain text, provides a convenient format for writing for the web, but it’s not intended to be a replacement for HTML.

Lenovo launches ThinkPad and ThinkStation PCs with Ubuntu pre-loaded
(Sep 24, 2020, 10:00) (0 talkbacks)

Are you in the market for new Linux hardware? Lenovo are expanding their selection, with an announcement today of more Linux-ready ThinkPad and ThinkStation PCs.

How To Find Files Modified In The Last N Days Or Minutes Using find
(Sep 24, 2020, 08:00) (0 talkbacks)

how to find all files in a directory that has been changed in the last N minutes or days

How long does your Linux system take to boot?
(Sep 24, 2020, 06:00) (0 talkbacks)

In this article, you will learn to find how long your Linux system takes to boot and how to reduce this time if it is booting slowly.

Puppy Linux 9.5 "FossaPup" Is Here to Revive Your Old PC, Based on Ubuntu 20.04 LTS
(Sep 23, 2020, 14:00) (0 talkbacks)

Dubbed as FossaPup64, the Puppy Linux 9.5 distribution is now available to download for all you Linux nostalgics out there or anyone who wants to use a lightweight distro to revive a 15-year-old computer.

A million students and counting have learned Linux
(Sep 23, 2020, 12:00) (0 talkbacks)

Six years ago, The Linux Foundation launched its first free online class: Introduction to Linux. Today, The Linux Foundation, announced its free Introduction to Linux training course

How to Install and Use FFmpeg on Ubuntu 20.04
(Sep 23, 2020, 10:00) (0 talkbacks)

The official Ubuntu repositories contain FFmpeg packages that can be installed with the apt package manager.

Microsoft Edge comes to Linux in October as a preview
(Sep 23, 2020, 08:00) (0 talkbacks)

That's right, no need to wipe your glasses as that's a real headline here. Microsoft are bringing their Microsoft Edge browser to Linux in October.

Install and Configure Graylog Monitoring Server Ubuntu 20.04
(Sep 23, 2020, 06:00) (0 talkbacks)

Graylog is a free and open-source log management software tool that can be used to monitor log of the network systems from the central server.

Hard links and soft links in Linux explained
(Sep 22, 2020, 14:00) (0 talkbacks)

Let's discuss when you should use hard links or soft links, and the syntax of the ln command.

Share Files Between Linux Desktops With Warpinator
(Sep 22, 2020, 12:00) (0 talkbacks)

Warpinator is a simple graphical network transfer tool to easily and securely share files between Linux desktops in the local area network.

How to install TensorFlow Machine Learning System on Ubuntu 20.04
(Sep 22, 2020, 10:00) (0 talkbacks)

TensorFlow is an open-source machine learning library written in Python and built by Google.

Give Your GNOME Desktop a Tiling Makeover With Material Shell GNOME Extension
(Sep 22, 2020, 08:00) (0 talkbacks)

Material Shell GNOME extension turns your regular GNOME desktop into a preconfigured tiling window manager and thus giving you an intuitive interface.

Firefox 81 Is Now Available for Download, Here's What's New
(Sep 22, 2020, 06:00) (0 talkbacks)

Firefox 81 continues the monthly release cycle and brings a bunch of new features and improvements

Taming the tar command: Tips for managing backups in Linux
(Sep 21, 2020, 14:00) (0 talkbacks)

Put tar to work creating and managing your backups smartly. Learn how tar can create, extract, append, split, verify integrity, and much more.

How to Install Windows Subsystem for Linux
(Sep 21, 2020, 12:00) (0 talkbacks)

Windows Subsystem for Linux (WSL) runs a GNU/Linux Environment which includes most of the command-line utilities and applications on top of Windows OS

Lightweight Linux distribution 4MLinux 34.0 Released with WebP Support
(Sep 21, 2020, 10:00) (0 talkbacks)

4MLinux is very lightweight and has the ability to revive your old PC/Laptop. It comes with Multimedia applications, maintenance apps, a LAMP stack powered mini-server and mystry games.

Linux Jargon Buster: What is a Rolling Release Distribution?
(Sep 21, 2020, 08:00) (0 talkbacks)

In software development, rolling release is a model where updates to a software are continuously rolled out rather than in batches of versions.

EndeavourOS Releases September 2020 ISO with Linux 5.8, Improved Installation
(Sep 21, 2020, 06:00) (0 talkbacks)

this release improves the installer even by adding new slides to Calamares, updating the Nvidia-installer to support the latest Nvidia driver updates

Linux 5.9 rc6
(Sep 20, 2020, 17:00) (0 talkbacks)

Linus Torvalds: Another week, another rc, and things look fairly normal

Java 15 Gains Garbage Collection, Text Block Features
(Sep 20, 2020, 15:00) (0 talkbacks)

The COVID-19 pandemic doesn't delay the second major release of Java in 2020, which features memory management improvements that will help accelerate native code development.

How to Run Cron Jobs Every 5, 10 or 15 Minutes
(Sep 18, 2020, 14:00) (0 talkbacks)

Cron jobs are generally used to automate system maintenance or administration, such as backing up databases or data

KDE Plasma 5.20 Desktop Enters Beta, Final Release Expected on October 13
(Sep 18, 2020, 12:00) (0 talkbacks)

There are improvements everywhere, starting with a new look and feel consisting of an icon-only Task Manager that comes with lots of changes

Build a personal Git server with Gogs and Podman
(Sep 18, 2020, 10:00) (0 talkbacks)

Gogs is a self-hosted Git server written in Go that provides many of the same features you find in cloud-based Git services such as GitLab or GitHub.

Introduction to Linux firewalld zones and rules
(Sep 18, 2020, 08:00) (0 talkbacks)

In this article, we look at three slightly more advanced features of firewalld and how to configure each.

How To Install Oracle Java 15 On Ubuntu, Debian Or Linux Mint Using APT PPA Repository
(Sep 18, 2020, 06:00) (0 talkbacks)

Oracle Java uses a commercial license starting with Java 11, which allows downloading and using it at no cost for development and testing only

New MakuluLinux Distro Puts a ‘Shift’ in Your Computing Routine
(Sep 17, 2020, 14:00) (0 talkbacks)

MakuluLinux Shift could very well be an ideal Linux computing platform with what comes close to being desktop agnostic.

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