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Linux 4.14 Release Provides Long Term Support and Larger Memory Limits
ServerWatch: Linux is now able to support over 4 Petabytes of physical memory space. (Nov 13, 2017)

Linux 4.14 Released
Linus Torvalds: Go out and test the new 4.14 release, that is slated to be the next LTS kernel (Nov 12, 2017)

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How to Create Your Own NAS Storage with Openmdediavault
(Nov 20, 2017, 08:00) (0 talkbacks)

tecmint: OpenMediaVault is a NAS a simple and intuitive solution based on Debian Linux distribution best-suited for deploying network storage in small offices.

How to Create Bootable USB Disk / DVD on Ubuntu / Linux Mint
(Nov 07, 2017, 23:00) (0 talkbacks)

LinuxTechi: Create bootable USB disk and DVD using Startup Disk Creator, UNetbootin and dd command on Ubuntu and Linux Mint Desktop.

4 Tools to Manage EXT2, EXT3 and EXT4 Health in Linux
(Nov 06, 2017, 23:00) (0 talkbacks)

tecmint: A filesystem is a data structure that helps to control how data is stored and retrieved on a computer system.

OnionShare - A Tool To Share Any Size Of Files Securely And Anonymously
(Nov 04, 2017, 14:00) (0 talkbacks)

OnionShare is an open source tool that allows you to share any size of files securely and anonymously through Tor network.

How to install and use ReaR (Migration & Recovery tool) on CentOS 7 / RHEL 7
(Oct 26, 2017, 12:00) (1 talkbacks)

ReaR or Relax & Recover is a migration & disaster recovery tool. REAR creates a bootable image for the running Linux machine & when required same bootable image can be used to recover the system.

How to roll your own backup solution with BorgBackup, Rclone, and Wasabi cloud storage
(Oct 25, 2017, 19:00) (0 talkbacks)

Protect your data with an automated backup solution built on open source software and inexpensive cloud storage.

10 Wget Command Examples
(Oct 25, 2017, 12:00) (0 talkbacks)

Wget is a free utility that can be used for retrieving files using HTTP, HTTPS, and FTP

Please Welcome the Community Data License Agreement
(Oct 25, 2017, 08:00) (0 talkbacks)

Those who have followed the spread of open source software (OSS) know that a bewildering thicket of OSS licenses were created in the early days.

Open-sourcing data will make big data bigger than ever
(Oct 24, 2017, 06:00) (0 talkbacks)

ZDnet: Open source changed everything about how we write code, can open-sourcing data do the same for big data?

mount.nfs: requested NFS version or transport protocol is not supported
(Oct 16, 2017, 14:00) (0 talkbacks)

Learn how to troubleshooting error 'mount.nfs: requested NFS version or transport protocol is not supported' error

Containers and Microservices Spark a Search for Better File Systems
(Oct 06, 2017, 07:00) (0 talkbacks)

The New Stack: File systems usually stay low, both at the operating system level and in tech discussions.

How to Use the ZFS Filesystem on Ubuntu Linux
(Sep 30, 2017, 18:00) (0 talkbacks)

ZFS is an excellent filesystem for storing your data and despite what you may have thought, it's not just for Solaris either.

New SUSE software-defined storage program on the way to release
(Sep 26, 2017, 12:00) (0 talkbacks)

SUSE Enterprise Storage 5 will soon be available with new enterprise disk-to-disk backup capabilities.

How to find disk I/O latency with ioping monitoring tool on Linux
(Sep 25, 2017, 04:00) (0 talkbacks)

 Nixcraft: You can use ioping tool to monitor I/O latency in real time

Mount Google Drive On Linux With Google Drive Ocamlfuse Client
(Sep 20, 2017, 15:00) (0 talkbacks)

Google Drive Ocamlfuse is a FUSE-based file system backed by Google Drive, written in OCaml.

What you need to know to manage Linux disks
(Sep 12, 2017, 10:00) (0 talkbacks)

NetworkWorld: Managing Linux disks and the file systems that reside on them is something of an art

What you should know about CephFS
(Aug 29, 2017, 11:00) (0 talkbacks)

Ceph's developers have made improvements to the CephFS distributed file system, now in stable release.

How to Clone an Encrypted Disk Image with Clonezilla
(Aug 29, 2017, 09:00) (0 talkbacks)

HowToForge: In this guide, we;ll discuss how to image or clone the hard drive of a CentOS 7 server used as a DHCP and DNS server in production

'fdisk' Command To Manage Disk Partitions In Linux
(Aug 26, 2017, 10:00) (0 talkbacks)

Using fdisk you can view, create, resize, delete, change, copy and move partitions.

How To Adjust The Size Of The Root Partition On Live Arch Linux
(Aug 21, 2017, 06:00) (0 talkbacks)

This brief tutorial explains how to adjust the size of the Root partition in Live Arch Linux system.

Difference between ext2, ext3 and ext4 file systems
(Aug 14, 2017, 13:00) (0 talkbacks)

Do you know the difference between the different Linux filesystems?

How to Install Nextcloud 12 Server on Debian 9
(Aug 12, 2017, 14:00) (0 talkbacks)

HowToForge: NextCloud is a free, open source and an alternative to another open source file hosting solution OwnCloud.

How to clone disks with Linux dd command
(Aug 11, 2017, 12:00) (0 talkbacks)

In this tutorial we'll refer to a practical example of Linux dd command

How to use Fio (Flexible I/O Tester) to Measure Disk Performance in Linux
(Aug 10, 2017, 10:00) (0 talkbacks)

Fio which stands for Flexible I/O Tester is a free and open source disk I/O tool used both for benchmark and stress/hardware verification developed by Jens Axboe.

Samba Server Installation on Debian 9 (Stretch)
(Aug 03, 2017, 14:00) (0 talkbacks)

HowToForge: This tutorial explains the installation of a Samba fileserver on Debian 9 (Stretch) and how to configure it to share files over the SMB protocol as well as how to add users

CloudBerry Backup for Linux: Review and Installation
(Aug 01, 2017, 07:00) (0 talkbacks)

tecmint: When it comes to backups, experience says it's better to be safe than sorry.

Linux dirname command explained for beginners (4 examples)
(Jul 21, 2017, 07:00) (0 talkbacks)

The name of the tool is dirname, and it's mostly used in situations where-in you need to strip the last component from an absolute file-name.

How to Set-Up Master-Slave Replication for PostgreSQL 9.6 on Ubuntu 16.04
(Jul 20, 2017, 12:00) (0 talkbacks)

HowToForge: In this tutorial, we will show you how to install and configure PostgreSQL 9.6 Master-Slave Replication on Ubuntu 16.04 server.

Transfer.sh - Easy And Fast Way to Share Files From The Command-Line
(Jul 20, 2017, 04:00) (0 talkbacks)

Transfer.sh is a website and not a script, which help us to share files over internet from command-line an efficient way.

Cronopete - An Apple's Time Machine Clone For Linux
(Jul 19, 2017, 14:00) (0 talkbacks)

ostechnix: Cronopete is an Apple's Time Machine clone for Linux which is used to easily create periodic backups of a Linux system.

How to Create and Extract Zip Files to Specific Directory in Linux
(Jul 18, 2017, 04:00) (0 talkbacks)

Tecmint: This short guide explains you how to extract/unzip .zip archive files to specific or different directory in Linux.

How to extend-resize Linux root partition on AWS EC2
(Jul 17, 2017, 11:00) (0 talkbacks)

You need to find a different approach when you want to extend-resize Linux root partition on AWS EC2.

BleachBit - A Quick And Best Way to Clean Up Your Linux System (Best CCleaner Alternative)
(Jul 14, 2017, 07:00) (0 talkbacks)

BleachBit is a free, open-source and easy to use disk space cleaner & privacy manager.

Stacer - A System Optimizer And Clean Up Utility For Linux
(Jul 13, 2017, 07:00) (0 talkbacks)

Stacer is an open source system optimizer, Monitoring tool and clean up utility that helps users to manage entire system with many aspects.

Stacer is an open source system optimizer, Monitoring tool and clean up utility that helps users to manage entire system with many aspects.

Ceph: Block Storage for the 21st Century
(Jul 12, 2017, 05:00) (0 talkbacks)

Want to know what's what with Ceph?

Write To USB Sticks Easily Using FMR
(Jul 11, 2017, 08:00) (0 talkbacks)

FOSSpost: if you are looking for another graphical tool which you can always depend to burn ISO images on USB sticks, then you may want to try Fedora Media Writer.

Linux dd command explained for beginners (8 examples)
(Jul 11, 2017, 05:00) (0 talkbacks)

HowToForge: Sometimes, while working on the command line in Linux, you may need to perform a copy operation in way that the data/text gets formatted before it's written at the destination.

iWant - The Decentralized Peer To Peer File Sharing Commandline Application
(Jul 10, 2017, 19:00) (0 talkbacks)

ostechnix: iWant is a free, cross-platform and open source CLI-based decentralized peer to peer file sharing application.

ODrive - Google Drive GUI Client for Linux Desktop
(Jul 10, 2017, 13:00) (0 talkbacks)

FOSSmint: ODrive (Open Source Drive) is a GUI desktop client for virtually any cloud service you can mention; including Google Drive.

LFCS File Comparison
(Jul 06, 2017, 10:00) (0 talkbacks)

There are times when you may need to compare two files to check if they are the same.

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