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Open source licenses: What, which, and why

Linux News - Tue, 02/25/2020 - 21:20
Most people have at least heard of open source software by now—and even have a fairly good idea of what it is. Learn what open source licenses are, which one to choose, and why it matters.
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Network Configuration in Debian 10

Linux News - Tue, 02/25/2020 - 21:20
In this article, we will explain how you can set up a basic network in a Debian based Linux OS. The basic setup includes setting a static IP, gateway, DNS, and hostname. We have used Debian 10 OS for describing the procedure mentioned in this article.
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How to View Running Processes on Linux

Linux News - Tue, 02/25/2020 - 21:20
There are several Linux tools we can use to identify all of the processes on our system, and that's what we'll be covering in this guide.
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IPFire Open-Source Linux Firewall Gets a Revamped DNS System

Linux News - Tue, 02/25/2020 - 21:20
IPFire, the hardened open-source and free firewall GNU/Linux distribution, just got it’s most exciting update in the new decade, IPFire 2.25 Core Update 141, which brings a revamped DNS system and lots of other goodies.
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Who cares about Emacs?

Linux News - Tue, 02/25/2020 - 21:20
GNU Emacs isn't the oldest interactive text editor for Unix—it's predated (at least) by the Vi editor—nor is it the only Emacs in existence. However, it's surely the most popular Emacs and one of the best editors available on POSIX.read more
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5 Non-Technical Tips for the Linux Beginner

Linux News - Tue, 02/25/2020 - 21:20
Let's take a look at 5 philosophies that I believe will help a Linux beginner more than remembering every switch for every command.
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Top 7 Linux File Compression and Archive Tools

Linux News - Tue, 02/25/2020 - 21:20
Best Linux File Compression and Archive Tools.
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How to Install Vanilla Forums on Ubuntu 18.04

Linux News - Tue, 02/25/2020 - 21:20
In this tutorial, we will show you how to install Vanilla Forums on a Ubuntu 18.04 VPS. It provides all of the features you need to run a successful forum.
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What developers need to know about domain-specific languages

Linux News - Mon, 02/24/2020 - 21:20
A domain-specific language (DSL) is a language meant for use in the context of a particular domain. A domain could be a business context (e.g., banking, insurance, etc.) or an application context (e.g., a web application, database, etc.) In contrast, a general-purpose language (GPL) can be used for a wide range of business problems and applications.read more
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How to Set Up Nginx Server Blocks on Debian 10

Linux News - Mon, 02/24/2020 - 21:20
A server block is an Nginx directive that defines settings for a specific domain, allowing you to run more than one website on a single server.
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Using C and C++ for data science

Linux News - Mon, 02/24/2020 - 21:20
While languages like Python and R are increasingly popular for data science, C and C++ can be a strong choice for efficient and effective data science.read more
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How to fix Broken Pipe Error in Linux

Linux News - Mon, 02/24/2020 - 21:20
Have you ever encountered a situation in which you were unable to download any package on your Linux machine ? Or you might have probably seen an error like package not installed? This kind of error can easily be fixed with a command like “sudo apt install –f”. On rare occasions, you may have experienced a broken pipe error.
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How to schedule tasks with systemd timers in Linux

Linux News - Mon, 02/24/2020 - 21:20
The traditional way to schedule tasks on Linux, is to use the cron daemon, specifying time intervals and commands to be executed in crontabs. Systemd, the relatively new init system now adopted by all the major Linux distributions, among the other things, provides the ability to schedule tasks using dedicated units, called timers. In this article we will learn how they are structured and some examples of their usage.
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Make free encrypted backups to the cloud on Fedora

Linux News - Mon, 02/24/2020 - 21:20
Most free cloud storage is limited to 5GB or less. Even Google Drive is limited to 15GB. While not heavily advertised, IBM offers free accounts with a whopping 25GB of cloud storage for free. This is not a limited time offer, and you don’t have to provide a credit card. It’s absolutely free! Better yet, […]
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Excellent System Tools: nnn – portable terminal file manager

Linux News - Mon, 02/24/2020 - 21:20
In a single sentence, nnn can be probably best summarized as software seeking to bridge the gap between the terminal and the desktop environment.
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Critical Sudo Vulnerability Now Patched in CentOS 7 and RHEL 7

Linux News - Mon, 02/24/2020 - 21:20
Patches for the latest critical sudo security vulnerability have landed in the stable software repositories of CentOS Linux 7 and Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 operating system series.
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Popular free rhythm game 'osu!' now provides a Linux build with releases

Linux News - Mon, 02/24/2020 - 21:20
osu!, going under the current development name of osu!lazer is a very popular free rhythm game and they're now doing official builds for Linux gamers.
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Dev kit showcases 15-TOPS NPU equipped Snapdragon 865

Linux News - Mon, 02/24/2020 - 21:20
Intrinsyc’s “Snapdragon 865 Mobile HDK” runs Android 10 on the 7nm, octa-core, 2.84GHz Snapdragon 865 with 15-TOPS AI. The kit offers 6GB LPDDR5, WiFi-ax, and an optional 6-inch touchscreen and triple camera board. In its first product announcement since being acquired by Lantronix, long-time Qualcomm hardware partner Intrinsyc has launched a Mobile Hardware Development Kit […]
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Is open source software licensing broken?

Linux News - Mon, 02/24/2020 - 21:20
Practices and expectations that one may have developed in working with conventional software licensing may lead to frustration when confronting open source software. The modest request, "Please, just show me the license" may be met with an unsatisfying response. While sometimes the response is very simple, often, the license information for open source software is more complicated and does not match the expectations set by conventional software licensing.
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MySQL Create User Accounts and Grant Privileges

Linux News - Mon, 02/24/2020 - 21:20
In this tutorial, we will look at how you can create MySQL user accounts and grant privileges to allow them to access and manage the created databases.
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