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IBM, Which Will Soon be Buying Red Hat, is Promoting Software Patents in Europe

Linux News - Tue, 01/15/2019 - 21:20
Even days apart/within confirmation of IBM’s takeover of Red Hat IBM makes it clear that it’s very strongly in favour of software patents, not only in the US but also in Europe
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Evolving Firefox's Culture of Experimentation: A Thank You from the Test Pilot Program

Linux News - Tue, 01/15/2019 - 21:20
For the last three years Firefox has invested heavily in innovation, and our users have been an essential part of this journey. Through the Test Pilot Program, Firefox users have [he]#8230[/he]
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How to Install Craft CMS on CentOS 7

Linux News - Tue, 01/15/2019 - 21:20
Craft is an open source CMS written in PHP which allows you to easily create and manage great-looking content, and to design and build exactly what you need. This tutorial will walk you through the Craft CMS installation procedure on a fresh CentOS system using Nginx as the web server and we will secure the website with a Let's encrypt SSL certificate.
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Metasploit, popular hacking and security tool, gets long-awaited update

Linux News - Tue, 01/15/2019 - 21:20
After seven years, Metasploit Framework, the popular open-source hacking and security tool, has been given a major update.
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NC command (NCAT) for beginners

Linux News - Tue, 01/15/2019 - 21:20
NC command is for performing maintenance/diagnosis tasks related to network . It can perform operations like read,write or data redirections over the network, similar to how you can use cat command to manipulate files...
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Getting started with Sandstorm, an open source web app platform

Linux News - Tue, 01/15/2019 - 21:20
There seems to be a mad rush at the beginning of every year to find ways to be more productive. New Year's resolutions, the itch to start the year off right, and of course, an "out with the old, in with the new" attitude all contribute to this. And the usual round of recommendations is heavily biased towards closed source and proprietary software. It doesn't have to be that way.Here's the third of my picks for 19 new (or new-to-you) open source tools to help you be more productive in 2019.read more
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Introduction to Ubuntu’s LXD Containers

Linux News - Tue, 01/15/2019 - 21:20
Containers are portable and easy to clone and/or move to other operating systems. LXD is a container that is designed to contain an entire operating system instead of an application.
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How To Install Cinnamon Desktop On A Chromebook With Crouton

Linux News - Tue, 01/15/2019 - 21:20
Crouton used to have a target which allowed easy Cinnamon installation, but that's no longer available. Installing Cinnamon desktop on a Chromebook using Crouton is still possible, and this article guides you through this process (using Ubuntu as a base).
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How to Install IDLE Python IDE on your Ubuntu

Linux News - Tue, 01/15/2019 - 21:20
In this article, we will be installing IDLE through the Ubuntu command line. The article also explains how to launch IDLE and use it to write and run a simple Python script.
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Tiny, Feather-style SBC runs Linux on Cortex-A5 SiP package

Linux News - Tue, 01/15/2019 - 21:20
Groboard has unveiled a tiny, Adafruit Feather form-factor “Giant Board” SBC that runs Linux on Microchip’s SiP implementation of its Cortex-A5-based SAMA5D SoC and offers 128MB RAM, micro-USB, microSD and I/O including ADC and PWM. Groboard has posted specs for a 51 x 23mm SBC based on a Microchip System-In-Package (SiP) module equipped with the [[he]#8230[/he]]
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Open-Source Metasploit Framework 5.0 Improves Security Test

Linux News - Tue, 01/15/2019 - 21:20
The first major milestone update to the open-source Metasploit Framework since 2011 is now available, making it easier for security researchers to test cyber-security defenses against exploit
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What I learned at WordCamp about the new WordPress Gutenberg editor

Linux News - Tue, 01/15/2019 - 21:20
I am one of the 75 million (or so) WordPress users. Are you?
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How to install FFmpeg on CentOS 7

Linux News - Tue, 01/15/2019 - 21:20
FFmpeg is a free and open source collection of tools for handling multimedia files. It contains a set of shared audio and video libraries such as libavcodec, libavformat, and libavutil. With FFmpeg you can convert between various video and audio formats, set sample rates, capture streaming audio/video and resize videos.
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Python Testing with pytest: Fixtures and Coverage

Linux News - Tue, 01/15/2019 - 21:20
In my last two articles, I introduced pytest, a library fortesting Python code (see "Testing Your Code with Python's pytest" PartI and PartII). pytest has become quite popular, in no small partbecause it's so easy to write tests and integrate those tests intoyour software development process. I've become a big fan, mostly becauseafter years of saying I should get better abouttesting my software, pytest finally has made it possible.
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How to Install Gradle on Ubuntu 18.04

Linux News - Tue, 01/15/2019 - 21:20
Gradle is a free and opensource general purpose build tool used mainly for Java projects. It uses Groovy which is dynamic, object-oriented programming language to define projects and build scripts for Java language.
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Solus 4 and Budgie 10.5 Desktop Will Finally Be Released in Spring 2019

Linux News - Tue, 01/15/2019 - 21:20
Solus Project's Joshua Strobl announced today in a lengthy blog post that the long-anticipated Solus 4 operating system release will finally arrive in Spring 2019 along with the Budgie 10.5 desktop environment.
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Dominion Harbor — Armed by Microsoft’s Biggest Patent Troll — Goes After the World’s Biggest Android OEMs, Huawei and Samsung

Linux News - Tue, 01/15/2019 - 21:20
Dominion Harbor, the patent troll that gets bucketloads of patents from Intellectual Ventures (a patent troll strongly connected to Microsoft and Bill Gates), is still suing using shell entities
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Get started with Wekan, an open source kanban board

Linux News - Tue, 01/15/2019 - 21:20
There seems to be a mad rush at the beginning of every year to find ways to be more productive. New Year's resolutions, the itch to start the year off right, and of course, an "out with the old, in with the new" attitude all contribute to this. And the usual round of recommendations is heavily biased towards closed source and proprietary software. It doesn't have to be that way.Here's the second of my picks for 19 new (or new-to-you) open source tools to help you be more productive in 2019.read more
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Canonical Patches GNOME Bluetooth Vulnerability on Ubuntu 18.04 LTS, Update Now

Linux News - Mon, 01/14/2019 - 21:20
Canonical announced today the availability of a security patch for the GNOME Bluetooth tools inside its Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver) operating system to address a vulnerability that could allow unintended access to devices.
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