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How to Install VirtualBox on Debian 11 (Bullseye): A Step-by-Step Guide

7 hours 40 min ago

VirtualBox is open-source software that allows you to virtualize the x86 computing architecture. Learn to install VirtualBox on Debian 11 here.

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Linux Candy: projectM Is a Music Visualizer Originally Based on Milkdrop

9 hours 39 min ago

projectM is an advanced music visualizer which uses 3D accelerated iterative image based rendering. Experience psychedelic and mesmerizing visuals by transforming music into equations that render into a limitless array of user-contributed visualizations.

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How to Install Linux Mainline Kernel on Ubuntu 22.04 LTS Desktop

11 hours 40 min ago

Learn how to install the latest Linux Mainline Kernel on your Ubuntu 22.04 LTS desktop with the Ubuntu Mainline Kernel Installer GUI installer.

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Flatpak App of the Week: Pika Backup – Keeping Your Data Safe

Fri, 05/27/2022 - 23:00

If you care about your personal data, you need to have a backup, and Pika Backup is an easy and configurable solution. Learn more here.

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Hijacking of Popular ctx and phpass Packages Reveals Open Source Security Gaps

Fri, 05/27/2022 - 21:15

Ax Sharma, Senior Security Researcher at Sonatype, talks about the tactics used by the researcher Yunus Aydin (aka “SockPuppets”) and what they revealed about the security gaps that can be misused to mount supply chain compromises affecting the open source community. He also offers advice for users of third-party open source packages.

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How to Install FreeBSD 13.1

Fri, 05/27/2022 - 21:00

This step-by-step guide explains how to create a FreeBSD Bootable USB and how to install the latest FreeBSD 13.1 with screenshots.

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RHEL 9 Released – Download DVD ISO Images for Free

Fri, 05/27/2022 - 20:30

RHEL 9 Stable release addresses both production stability and development agility issues to mirror a prime performance spectrum. CentOS Stream footprints are evident in the buildup of this highly anticipated RHEL 9 release due to its powerful capabilities that make the application development experience easier.

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Top 10 GNOME Themes for Your Ubuntu Desktop

Fri, 05/27/2022 - 20:15

Here’s a list of nice and clean GNOME themes with screenshots for your Ubuntu desktop in 2022 which you can download and install.

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Looks Like Ubuntu 22.10 Will Finally Switch to PipeWire by Default

Fri, 05/27/2022 - 20:00

It’s looking like Ubuntu 22.10 will finally switch to PipeWire as default for audio. This could happen as soon as October 2022. Learn more here.

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Ubuntu Developers Troubleshoot Slow-Launching Firefox Snap Package

Fri, 05/27/2022 - 19:45

Canonical has begun addressing performance issues with the Firefox snap package that was offered by default in Ubuntu 22.04 instead of the regular deb package. The main user dissatisfaction is due to the very slow launch of Firefox. For example, on a Dell XPS 13 laptop, the first launch of Firefox after installation takes 7.6 seconds, on a Thinkpad X240 laptop it takes 15 seconds, and on a Raspberry Pi 400 board it takes 38 seconds. Restarts are completed in 0.86, 1.39 and 8.11 seconds, respectively

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ProtonMail is Now Just ‘Proton’ Offering a Privacy Ecosystem

Fri, 05/27/2022 - 19:30

ProtonMail announced a re-brand with a new website, new name, updated pricing plans, a refreshed UI, and more changes.

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HP and System76 partner to release high-end Linux laptop

Fri, 05/27/2022 - 19:15

Linux laptop player System76 is joining forces with HP to release a high-powered Pop!_OS-powered developer laptop.

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How to Install Redis on Ubuntu 22.04 LTS

Fri, 05/27/2022 - 19:00

Redis is an open-source (BSD licensed), in-memory key-value data structure store. Learn how to install Redis on Ubuntu 22.04 LTS Jammy Jellyfish.

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How to Find and Remove Duplicate Lines in a Text File

Fri, 05/27/2022 - 18:45

As a Linux administrator, superuser, or beginner learning the ropes of the operating system ecosystem, it is essential to learn the Linux command line tweaks on how to deal with duplicate lines in a text file. A common scenario that needs a quick and efficient approach to getting rid of these duplicate lines in a text file is when handling log files.

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AlmaLinux 9 Officially Released, Based on Red Hat Enterprise Linux 9

Fri, 05/27/2022 - 18:35

Powered by Linux 5.14 LTS kernel series and based on and fully compatible with the recently-released Red Hat Enterprise Linux 9 operating system, AlmaLinux 9 is here as the first release of AlmaLinux that stems from CentOS Stream through RHEL.

AlmaLinux 9 introduces new functionality that makes it easier to automate and deploy at scale, networking enhancements for cloud and edge through the addition of more performance metrics in Web Cockpit, access to information to identify bottlenecks, the ability to apply kernel live patching inside Web Cockpit, easier data export to data analytics and reporting tools like Grafana, as well as the ability to build images via a single build node.

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20+ FFmpeg Commands For Beginners

Fri, 05/27/2022 - 18:30

This tutorial explains 20+ FFmpeg commands to accomplish various audio, video transcoding and conversion operations with examples in Linux.

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Verizon 2022 DBIR: External attacks and ransomware reign

Fri, 05/27/2022 - 18:14

Verizon has been issuing its yearly DBIR report for the last 15 years, providing security practitioners and executives around the world a glimpse into the global trends and patterns related to cyber incidents and data breaches. This year’s key takeaway? “There has been an alarming rise (13%) in ransomware breaches – a jump greater than the past 5 years combined.”

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Customize GNOME 42 with a Polished Look

Fri, 05/27/2022 - 18:00

This article shows how you can customize GNOME 42 with the Materia theme, Kora icons, Bibata cursors, and extensions.

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How to Schedule Tasks with Cron Jobs in Linux

Thu, 05/26/2022 - 23:00

This guide explains the basic usage of Cron Jobs. Learn how to schedule tasks with Cron Jobs in Linux here.

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3 Key Elements to Protect a Kubernetes Cluster

Thu, 05/26/2022 - 21:00

Kubernetes changed how we structure, deploy, and run our applications and became a de-facto standard. Learn how to protect a Kubernetes cluster here.

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