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Linux Touch Command

Linux News - Tue, 11/06/2018 - 21:20
The touch command allows us to update the timestamps on existing files and directories as well as creating new, empty files.
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Time for Net Giants to Pay Fairly for the Open Source on Which They Depend

Linux News - Tue, 11/06/2018 - 21:20
Licensing lies at the heart of open source.Arguably, free software beganwith thepublication of the GNU GPL in 1989. And since then, open-source projectsare defined as such by virtue of the licenses they adopt andwhether the latter meet the Open SourceDefinition. The continuing importance of licensing is shown by theperiodic flame wars that erupt in this area. Recently, there have been twosuch flarings of strong feelings, both of which raise important issues.
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A study aid using Python and PyQt

Linux News - Tue, 11/06/2018 - 21:20
About a year ago, I took a course in Arabic. In addition to being a right-to-left written language, Arabic has its own alphabet. Since this was an introductory class, I spent most of my time working my way through the Arabic alphabet.So I decided to create a study aid: It would present an Arabic letter, I would formulate a guess, and it would tell me whether or not I had answered correctly. Some brief experimentation, however, showed that this approach would not work—the letters appeared so small that I couldn’t be sure what I was seeing on the command line.read more
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Linus Torvalds Says Linux 5.0 Comes in 2019, Kicks Off Development of Linux 4.20

Linux News - Tue, 11/06/2018 - 21:20
Linus Torvalds is back from a short vacation to rethink his strategy as the leader of the development of the Linux kernel, and kicked off a new development cycle for the next 6 weeks, this time for Linux kernel 4.20.
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We love Kubernetes, but it's playing catch-up with our Service Fabric, says Microsoft Azure exec

Linux News - Tue, 11/06/2018 - 21:20
Jason Zander on cloud native, Red Hat, and figuring out open sourceInterview A curious feature of Microsoft's cloud platform is that it has two fundamentally different platforms for microservices. One is based on the homegrown Service Fabric, while the other is orchestrated by the Google-originated Kubernetes, available on Azure through the Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS). Both are open source.…
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KDE Plasma 5.15 Will Make It Easier to Apply Updates, Improve Kickoff App Menu

Linux News - Tue, 11/06/2018 - 21:20
After revealing the first set of new features and improvements coming to the KDE Plasma 5.15 desktop environment, due for release in early December, KDE developer Nate Graham published a new installation of his "This Week in Usability & Productivity" report with more details about KDE Plasma 5.15's changes.
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Compact embedded PC has three PoE-ready GbE ports

Linux News - Tue, 11/06/2018 - 21:20
EFCO’s fanless “SmartSL Plus” embedded box computer is built around a Intel Bay Trail based Congatec Qseven module. The system features 3x GbE ports with PoE, mini-PCIe and mSATA, dual displays, and isolated GPIO. EFCO’s compact SmartSL Plus embedded computer has begun sampling at $450 and up, targeting machine vision, video, AOI, test [he] measurement..........
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In Groundbreaking Decision, Feds Say Hacking DRM to Fix Your Electronics Is Legal

Linux News - Tue, 11/06/2018 - 21:20
The Librarian of Congress and US Copyright Office just proposed new rules that will give consumers and independent repair experts wide latitude to legally hack embedded software on their devices in order to repair or maintain them. This exemption to copyright law will apply to smartphones, tractors, cars, smart home appliances, and many other devices.
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Machine learning Python hacks, creepy Linux commands, Thelio, Podman, and more

Linux News - Tue, 11/06/2018 - 21:20
I[he]#039[/he]m filling in again for this weeks top 10 while Rikki Endsley is recovering from LISA 18 held last week in Nashville, Tennessee. We[he]#039[/he]re starting to gather articles for our 4th annual Open Source Yearbook, get your proposals in soon. Enjoy this weeks[he]#039[/he] top 10.
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vi intro -- the cheat sheet method

Linux News - Tue, 11/06/2018 - 21:20
This tutorial shows how to use vi, a powerful visual editor. Using an accelerated cheat sheet method, this tutorial aims to make you a proficient vi user without requiring a huge time commitment. You will quickly learn how to move around, edit text, use insert mode, copy and paste text, and use important vim extensions like visual mode and multi-window editing.
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Web pioneer wants new 'contract' for internet

Linux News - Tue, 11/06/2018 - 21:20
The inventor of the worldwide web, Tim Berners-Lee, on Monday announced plans for a "contract" to ensure the internet remains "safe and accessible" for all.
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HashiCorp's Cloud Tools Fuel $100 Million Funding Round

Linux News - Tue, 11/06/2018 - 21:20
While the big story last week was the $33 billion IBM shelled out to take Red Hat under its wing, another open source company was busy attracting investor interest as well. On Thursday, the six-year-old open source startup, HashiCorp, whose cloud tools are popular with DevOps, announced it has raised $100 million in Series D funding.
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Wonderwall: Cool Wallpaper Program For Linux

Linux News - Tue, 11/06/2018 - 21:20
Wonderwall is a snap app cool wallpaper program for Unity and GNOME Desktop Environment. Its simplistic user interface allows the user to easily browse, download and install wallpapers on his Ubuntu desktop. The program provides high-resolution images which are suitable for modern widescreen monitors. However, it is still in its infancy so certain features are still buggy but not critical enough to negatively impact the program's functionality.
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How to Work with Git and GitHub

Linux News - Mon, 11/05/2018 - 21:20
Enterprises of all sizes are reporting dramatic and widening skills gaps in Linux and open source skills. Meanwhile, Linux tops the list as the most in-demand open source skill, according to the 2018 Open Source Jobs Report. In this article series, we are taking a closer look at one of the best new ways to gain open source and Linux fluency: the Introduction to Open Source Software Development, Git and Linux training course from The Linux Foundation.
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Commandline quick tips: How to locate a file

Linux News - Mon, 11/05/2018 - 21:20
We all have files on our computers — documents, photos, source code, you name it. So many of them. Definitely more than I can remember. And if not challenging, it might be time consuming to find the right one you’re looking for. In this post, we’ll have a look at how to make sense of […]
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Introductory Go Programming Tutorial - Part 1: An Overview of the Core Language

Linux News - Mon, 11/05/2018 - 21:20
An introductory overview of the Go Programming Language. This article will help you understand what Go is about and why it's rapidly increasing in popularity. It is also a simple tutorial that will help you get started writing software in Go.
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OPNids Integrates Machine Learning Into Open Source Suricata IDS

Linux News - Mon, 11/05/2018 - 21:20
New open source project gets underway integrating the Suricata Intrusion Detection System (IDS) with the DragonFly Machine Learning Engine, which uses a streaming data analytics model to help make decisions.
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How to manage storage on Linux with LVM

Linux News - Mon, 11/05/2018 - 21:20
Logical Volume Manager (LVM) is a software-based RAID-like system that lets you create "pools" of storage and add hard drive space to those pools as needed. There are lots of reasons to use it, especially in a data center or any place where storage requirements change over time. Many Linux distributions use it by default for desktop installations, though, because users find the flexibility convenient and there are some built-in encryption features that the LVM structure simplifies.read more
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The Steam for Linux limited beta was six years ago, where's the cake?

Linux News - Mon, 11/05/2018 - 21:20
Six years ago (yes really!) Valve announced the Steam for Linux beta for a limited amount of interested gamers.
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How to Install Passbolt Self-Hosted Password Manager on CentOS 7

Linux News - Mon, 11/05/2018 - 21:20
Passbolt is a free and open source password manager for teams. It allows team members to store and share credentials/password securely. Passbolt is created with PHP and can be run under the LEMP stack or run as docker container.
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