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The Asus Eee: How Close Did the World Come to a Linux Desktop?

Linux News - Sun, 11/04/2018 - 21:20
This is the story of the brief, shining history of the Asus Eee, thefirst netbook—a small, cheap and mostly well-made laptop that dominatedthe computer industry for two or three years about a decade go. It's not somuch that the Eee was ahead of its time, which wasn't that difficult in anindustry then dominated by pricey and bulky laptops that didn't always havea hard drive and by desktop design hadn't evolved much past the first IBM8086 box.
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Team of one? The Zen postmortem

Linux News - Sun, 11/04/2018 - 21:20
In a recent article about how to fail gracefully and why it's necessary to do so, Jen Wike Huger, an editor and a friend of mine on the Opensource.com staff, wrote Living on the command line: Why mistakes are a good thing. In addition to discussing the fact that mistakes are inevitable, Wike Huger also discussed responses to those mistakes and the use of postmortems as a means of blamelessly moving forward.read more
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System76 launches open source hardware Ubuntu desktop PCs

Linux News - Sun, 11/04/2018 - 21:20
System76 has launched a line of mostly open hardware, Ubuntu-equipped “Thelio” desktop PCs built in Colorado with a choice of AMD and Intel CPUs. We don’t regularly cover mainstream desktop and laptop computers, even when they ship with Linux, but System76’s Thelio is anything but mainstream. The x86-based Thelio computers are preloaded with either Ubuntu […]
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RHEL 7.6: Red Hat's Swan Song as an Independent

Linux News - Sun, 11/04/2018 - 21:20
This week Red Hat released RHEL 7.6 with enhancements to security and compliance, management and automation, and containers.
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Does hi-res audio sound better than CD quality?

Linux News - Sun, 11/04/2018 - 21:20
Let's discuss if there is a need for compressed audio data when CD quality is good enough.
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We (may) now know the real reason for that IBM takeover. A distraction for Red Hat to axe KDE

Linux News - Sat, 11/03/2018 - 21:20
Popular desktop Linux environment due for deprecation in RHEL - by 2024While everyone was distracted by IBM's $34bn takeover bid, Red Hat quietly wrote a death-note for KDE – within Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) to be precise.…
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Create a containerized machine learning model

Linux News - Sat, 11/03/2018 - 21:20
After data scientists have created a machine learning model, it has to be deployed into production. To run it on different infrastructures, using containers and exposing the model via a REST API is a common way to deploy a machine learning model. This article demonstrates how to roll out a TensorFlow machine learning model......
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Essential System Tools: catfish – versatile file searching software

Linux News - Sat, 11/03/2018 - 21:20
Catfish is a well-designed, mature, and functional graphical file search utility. It offers good search performance, good support for themes, and is frugal with resources.
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How to Install JDownloader on a Ubuntu System

Linux News - Sat, 11/03/2018 - 21:20
JDownloader is a Java-oriented download management application designed for easy and fast downloading. In this article, we will tell you how to install the latest JDownloader 2 on your Ubuntu system.
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The Steam Hardware Survey for October 2018 shows a small drop for Linux, a look at daily and monthly active users

Linux News - Sat, 11/03/2018 - 21:20
A look at last months reported Linux market share on Steam, as well as a breakdown for daily and monthly active users for Linux.
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Linux zdump Command Tutorial for Beginners (with Examples)

Linux News - Sat, 11/03/2018 - 21:20
With team members working from different countries nowadays, it sometimes becomes important to be aware of the timezone information for different locations. In general also, there may be situations wherein you may want to quickly see timezone for a particular location. You'll be glad to know there's a command line utility - dubbed zdump - that lets you do this.
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The Monitoring Issue

Linux News - Fri, 11/02/2018 - 21:20
In 1935, Austrian physicist, Erwin Schrödinger, still flying high after hisNobel Prize win from two years earlier, created a simple thought experiment. It ran something like this: If you have a file server, you cannot know if that server is up ordown...until you check on it. Thus, until you use it, a file serveris—in asense—both up and down. At the same time.
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Ubuntu 19.04 "Disco Dingo" Daily Build ISOs Now Available to Download

Linux News - Fri, 11/02/2018 - 21:20
With the development cycle of the Ubuntu 19.04 operating system series kicked off by Canonical earlier this week, the daily build ISO images are now available to download for early adopters.
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Why Your Server Monitoring (Still) Sucks

Linux News - Fri, 11/02/2018 - 21:20
Five observations about why your your server monitoring stillstinks by a monitoring specialist-turned-consultant.
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How to Install phpMyAdmin with Nginx on CentOS 7

Linux News - Fri, 11/02/2018 - 21:20
phpMyAdmin is an open source PHP based tool for managing MySQL and MariaDB servers over a web-based interface. phpMyAdmin allows you to interact with MySQL databases, manage user accounts and privileges, execute SQL-statements, import and export data in a variety of data formats and much more.
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Introducing Thelio: A new desktop computer from System76

Linux News - Fri, 11/02/2018 - 21:20
This spring System76 completed the first leg of their journey towards producing an open desktop computer when they opened the first Linux hardware manufacturing plant in the US. Now, they're working feverishly on Thelio to create a computer that is open from the hardware to the OS. read more
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System76 Announces American-Made Desktop PC with Open-Source Parts

Linux News - Fri, 11/02/2018 - 21:20
Early in 2017—nearly two years ago—System76 invited me, and a handful of others, out to its Denver headquarters for a sneak peek at something new they'd been working on...
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Apache Web Server Moves Forward with TLS 1.3

Linux News - Fri, 11/02/2018 - 21:20
The most recent release of Apache is version 2.4.37 which became generally available on Oct. 23, provides a series of updates that will help the open source project to continue to hold its top spot.
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