Linux News for Mar 01, 2017
Debian-Based Q4OS 1.8.3 "Orion" Distro Released with Update Manager Improvements (2017-03-01 23:00:00)
Q4OS 1.8.3 is now the most stable and advanced version of the Q4OS 1.8 "Orion" series, promising to add some more improvements
Cloud Native Computing Foundation Adds Google gRPC Project (2017-03-01 19:00:00)
ServerWatch: The Cloud Native Computing Foundation (CNCF) which itself is a Linux Foundation Collaborative Project, is expanding its roster of supported projects today with the addition of the gRPC project.
Virtual thin client builds on Raspberry Pi 3, offers HD streaming, dual displays (2017-03-01 15:00:00)
NComputing's RPi 3-based "RX300" thin client can be used as a client for its vSpace Pro 10 virtualization platform, as well as in standalone Raspbian mode.
A Flurry of Open Source Graphics Milestones (2017-03-01 14:00:00)
The past few months have been busy ones on the open-source graphics front
Power stingy, SODIMM-style, i.MX7 module has Yocto and Android BSPs (2017-03-01 13:02:00)
Embedian's Linux-driven SMARC-FiMX7 computer-on-module integrates a single- or dual-core i.MX7, up to 1GB RAM, 4GB eMMC, LVDS, and GbE, and has an optional starter kit.
Red Hat Updates Ansible Tower to Improve DevOps Workflows (2017-03-01 12:00:00)
eWEEK: Ansible Tower 3.1 update adds new multi-workflow playbook DevOps capabilities to Red Hat's IT automation platform, as well as enhanced search and scale-out clustering features.
DebianDog Is a Useful Pocket Pup (2017-03-01 11:00:00)
LinuxInsider: The DebianDog Linux series offers a Debian-based familiar computing experience.
F2FS Feature Work For The Linux 4.11 Kernel (2017-03-01 10:00:00)
Phoronix: The Flash-Friendly File-System (F2FS) will see new features introduced with the Linux 4.11 kernel.
Battery Monitor - Keep Track of Your Linux Battery Status (2017-03-01 09:00:00)
FOSSmint: Have you ever been engrossed in work so much so that you forget to check your system battery and it just sleeps on you?
molly-guard - Protects Machines from Accidental Shutdowns/Reboots (2017-03-01 08:00:00)
molly-guard is a handy utility which protects machines from accidental shutdowns/reboots by asking your hostname.
Choosing the Best Linux Filesystem for Your SSD (2017-03-01 07:00:00)
MakeTechEasier: When setting up a new Linux install with an SSD, many don't know what file system to go with.
Care About Big Data Analytics? Better Pay Attention To Splunk and Elastic Stack (2017-03-01 04:00:00)
If you are looking for a tool to search and analyze data, Elastic stack and Splunk are showing exponential gains in the last couple of years.