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Desktop Consolidation Gives SparkyLinux a Clearer Focus

Tue, 06/05/2018 - 10:00

LinuxInsider: SparkyLinux is experiencing growing pains. You could say that this very capable Linux distribution was just too much of a great thing to last.

Linux 4.18 Scheduler Updates Benefit Schedutil, NUMA, vCPUs

Tue, 06/05/2018 - 09:00

Phoronix: The scheduler updates submitted for the Linux 4.18 kernel merge window include a few notable changes.

Get Started with Snap Packages in Linux

Tue, 06/05/2018 - 08:00
Snaps make short work of installing apps; in this tutorial, Jack shows how to install GIMP, for example.

What Microsoft buying GitHub means to open-source software developmen

Tue, 06/05/2018 - 03:00

ZDnet: Buying GitHub may make sense for Microsoft, but many open-source developers hate the deal.

Is Microsoft's GitHub Deal a Positive Development for Open-Source?

Mon, 06/04/2018 - 23:00

eWEEK: Based on the open-source Git tool that Linux creator Linus Torvalds originally created to help developers be free from proprietary tools lock-in, some fear that GitHub is now doing the opposite of what Git was originally intended to do.

Linux 4.17 Arrives with New Kernel Memory Consistency Module

Mon, 06/04/2018 - 19:00

ServerWatch: Third new Linux kernel of 2017 is now generally available as Linus Torvalds warns that Linux 5.0 is coming.

6 Best CCleaner Alternatives for Ubuntu

Mon, 06/04/2018 - 18:00

cCleaner is a popular tools for cleaning out unwanted files, but here are lots of alternatives on Linux.

Linux 3.2 & 4.1 Reach End of Life, Users Urged to Upgrade to Newer LTS Branches

Mon, 06/04/2018 - 17:00

softpedia: Packed with a total of 151 changed files, with 1139 insertions and 583 deletions, the Linux 3.2.102 kernel has been released at the beginning of June 2018 as the last scheduled maintenance update of the Linux 3.2 series

How To Create LVM Partition with XFS/Ext4 File Systems on RHEL and Debian

Mon, 06/04/2018 - 16:00

Partitioning hard disk with old traditional methods is still commonly used by many users.

procinfo - Shows System Statistics from /proc Filesystem

Mon, 06/04/2018 - 15:00

 tecmint: Procinfo is a simple command line utility for viewing system information collected from /proc directory and prints it beautifully formatted on the standard output device.

Setting up Shared folders in VirtualBox

Mon, 06/04/2018 - 14:00

LinuxHint: If you have virtual machines installed inside VirtualBox, chances are you wish to share data between the VM and the host operating system.

How to change hostname on Ubuntu 18.04

Mon, 06/04/2018 - 13:00

Linuxize: This tutorial will guide you through the process of changing a hostname on a Ubuntu 18.04 system.

Lightweight Distribution Linux Lite 4.0 Released With Brand New Look

Mon, 06/04/2018 - 12:00

itsFOSS: Ubuntu based lightweight Linux distribution Linux Lite 4.0 has been released.

An Inside Look at OpenStack Security Efforts

Mon, 06/04/2018 - 10:00

eSecurityPlanet: OpenStack is a widely deployed open-source cloud platform, but isn't necessarily secure by default. Learn what leading OpenStack experts said is needed to help make your cloud secure.

Kata Project Seeks to Improve Security with Virtualized Containers

Mon, 06/04/2018 - 09:00

itprotoday: To understand the basics of what Kata is doing, one has to look no further than the company's tagline, which promises "the speed of containers, the security of VM's.

A look at some good Linux games coming out this year

Mon, 06/04/2018 - 08:00

GamingOnLinux: Here's a look at some seriously interesting Linux games coming out across the rest of 2018.

8 basic Docker container management commands

Sun, 06/03/2018 - 22:00

Learn basic Docker container management with the help of these 8 commands.

Linux pstree Command Tutorial for Beginners (8 Examples)

Sun, 06/03/2018 - 18:00

HowToForge: Since every process (except the very first one) in a Linux system has a parent, it sometimes makes things easier to understand if all processes are displayed in a tree structure.

How To Set Up a Firewall with UFW on Ubuntu 18.04

Sun, 06/03/2018 - 14:00

Linuxize: A properly configured firewall is one of the most important aspects of the overall system security

How To Change Gnome Shell Notifications Position

Sun, 06/03/2018 - 10:00

LinuxUprising: Looking for a way to change the notification bubbles position in Gnome Shell?