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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.

GNOME 3.38 Desktop Environment Officially Released, This Is What's New
(Sep 17, 2020, 12:00) (0 talkbacks)

Highlights of GNOME 3.38 include a new GNOME Tour app that acts as a first-run tour and greeter for newcomers to the GNOME desktop environment

An introduction to Kubespray
(Sep 17, 2020, 10:00) (0 talkbacks)

Kubernetes is an orchestration tool used to manage containers on different hosts at the same time.

Linux hardware: The history of memory and storage devices
(Sep 17, 2020, 08:00) (0 talkbacks)

Buckle in for a trip back in time for a look at the early days of memory and storage

Succeeding GNOME 3.38 Will Be "GNOME 40" - Yes, GNOME Forty
(Sep 17, 2020, 06:00) (0 talkbacks)

The developers decided to change the versioning scheme due to the GNOME 3.xx minor version getting undwieldy

This PinePhone Multi-Distro Image Lets You Run 13 Distros on the Linux Phone
(Sep 16, 2020, 14:00) (0 talkbacks)

There’s a new project out there providing a multi-boot/multi-distro image that lets you run no less than 13 different Linux distributions on the PinePhone Linux phone from PINE64

How to Configure Static IP Address on Ubuntu 20.04
(Sep 16, 2020, 12:00) (0 talkbacks)

Learn how to set up a static IP address on Ubuntu 20.04.

Setting up port redirects in Linux with ncat
(Sep 16, 2020, 10:00) (0 talkbacks)

Learn how ncat is an essential power tool for debugging and other network activities in Linux.

How To View Linux System Statistics With Saidar
(Sep 16, 2020, 08:00) (0 talkbacks)

Saidar is a simple, curses-based tool used to view system statistics and resource usage in real-time in Linux and Unix operating systems.

Install Puppet Master and Agent on Ubuntu 20.04
(Sep 16, 2020, 06:00) (0 talkbacks)

Puppet is a free and open-source administration automation engine for Linux

How to check if CentOS / RHEL needs a full reboot
(Sep 15, 2020, 12:00) (0 talkbacks)

How do I check if a host powered by CentOS Enterprise Linux needs to reboot after running the yum update command?

Now and Then: What happened to 3 promising open source Linux terminal emulators?
(Sep 15, 2020, 10:00) (0 talkbacks)

 The three terminal emulators in question are Terminology, Cool-Retro-Term, and Final Term

Python Regular Expressions with Examples
(Sep 15, 2020, 08:00) (0 talkbacks)

Regular expressions are commonly used in Bash shell scripts and in Python code, as well as in various other programming languages.

Xfce 4.16: First Look at the New Features and Improvements
(Sep 15, 2020, 06:00) (0 talkbacks)

Xfce 4.16 has some very nice additions fans will more likely enjoy, and who knows, it may even convert a few GNOME or KDE users

KDE Frameworks 5.74 Released with Exciting Improvements for Your Favorite KDE Apps
(Sep 15, 2020, 05:00) (0 talkbacks)

KDE Frameworks 5.74 is packed with numerous changes, new features, bug fixes, and other enhancements to make your KDE Plasma desktop environment experience more enjoyable, stable, faster, and reliable.

What's new in the Linux kernel
(Sep 14, 2020, 19:00) (0 talkbacks)

After all these years, the core developers of Linux keep innovating. New versions will be faster and more stable.

Rootless containers using Podman
(Sep 14, 2020, 11:00) (0 talkbacks)

A two-part video series on understanding root inside and outside of containers and how user namespaces work.

A Look at Royal Bank of Canada's Homegrown GPU Farm
(Sep 14, 2020, 08:00) (0 talkbacks)

Royal Bank of Canada's use of IT already put it ahead of the curve compared to other banks - and then it decided to build its own AI-focused GPU farm.

Deepin Linux 20 Review: Beautiful Desktop with Stability
(Sep 14, 2020, 06:00) (0 talkbacks)

Deepin Linux distribution is one of the most popular Linux flavors among the Windows and macOS users due to its aesthetics and stability.

Important TERRAFORM commands that you should know
(Sep 14, 2020, 06:00) (0 talkbacks)

Terraform is one of the most widely used applications to use the Infrastructure as Code. It is available for almost all the cloud service providers out there & also can be used for in-house.

The 10 Best Rolling Release Linux Distributions
(Sep 13, 2020, 06:00) (0 talkbacks)

A rolling release system is a Linux distribution that is constantly updated in all aspects: from the software packages, desktop environment, to the kernel.

How to Create and Run Cron Jobs on Linux
(Sep 12, 2020, 06:00) (0 talkbacks)

Cron is a scheduling utility in Linux distributions that can be used to executes tasks at specified intervals.

WSL2 is Getting Tighter Windows/Linux Integration
(Sep 11, 2020, 18:00) (0 talkbacks)

Microsoft has dished up some juicy details on upcoming WSL 2 improvements - and it includes the ability to mount and access physical Linux filesystems.

Bottlerocket: AWS's New Linux Distro for Containers
(Sep 11, 2020, 17:00) (0 talkbacks)

Although the distro is available on its cloud now, its real value for AWS may come down the road, if other vendors adopt it for their platforms.

10 New Features in GNOME 3.38, Out Next Week
(Sep 11, 2020, 06:00) (0 talkbacks)

The new GNOME 3.38 release carries a crop of new features and welcome improvements. We take a closer look at some of them.

The Perfect Server - Ubuntu 20.04 with Apache, PHP, MariaDB, PureFTPD, BIND, Postfix, Dovecot and ISPConfig 3.2
(Sep 10, 2020, 17:00) (0 talkbacks)

ISPConfig is a web hosting control panel that allows you to configure Email, Webserver, and DNS services easily through a web browser.

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