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Is 32-bit Nearing End-of-Life at Some Linux Distros?

Monday 11th of July 2016 01:28:12 PM
At least three Linux distros have already quit releasing 32-bit versions, and Ubuntu seems to be standing in line to do the same. Is the end at hand for 32-bit mainstream distros?

IoT puts assembly language back on the charts

Monday 11th of July 2016 12:31:01 PM
Why polish a Ruby or tailor Swift when you can write code for a toothbrush?Let's do the time warp again: according to an outfit that tracks programming languages, the Internet of Things is re-igniting demand for assembly language skills.…

In mourning for Nano, chap crafts 1k-loc text editor

Monday 11th of July 2016 11:33:50 AM
Ticked off by the news that Nano opted out of GNU, a programmer called Salvatore Sanfilippo has written his own text editor.The GNU maintainers, by the way, maintain that what's happened to Nano is a fork, rather than a stake through the heart.(the editor suggests that you also read the related discussions on the nano mailing list: http://thread.gmane.org/gmane.editors.nano.devel to get the full picture of what really happened)

Linux Lite 3: The Ideal Platform for Old Hardware and New Users

Monday 11th of July 2016 10:36:39 AM
Linux Lite falls into that ubiquitous category of Linux distributions perfectly suited for low-end hardware. However, this particular take on the lightweight operating system achieves something few in this category can manage.

Growth in Communities Drives Success, Says ASF's Ross Gardler

Monday 11th of July 2016 08:48:00 AM
Great news! It’s totally working. The very concept behind the Apache Software Foundation (ASF) -- a group of disparate yet dedicated people building software for the public good -- has proven successful and fruitful for the 21st year in a row. The indomitable community spirit dedicated to openness and innovation shows absolutely no sign of slowing down.

Solus Is Now Officially a Rolling Release Linux Operating System

Monday 11th of July 2016 06:59:21 AM
It looks like the "This Week in Solus" weekly newsletter are a thing again, and this is the second week in a row Solus developer Joshua Strobl announces a new installation to keep the community updated with the latest innovations.

Manjaro Linux,A Graphical and simplified Distribution of Arch Linux

Monday 11th of July 2016 05:10:42 AM
Manjaro is based on Arch Linux with a beautiful user interface. Manjaro is a stable and reliable Linux Distribution. As many people know or think, Arch is absolutely a no joke distribution.Many newbies find it hard to install as Arch Linux doesn't have graphical installer.So Manjaro is the option for them.Unlike Arch Linux, Manjaro have a graphical installer which is easy to use.Latest version of Manjaro ships with Linux kernel 4.6.2.Manjaro is not only stable, but also it is bleeding edge.

Growth in Communities Drives Success, Says ASF's Ross Gardler

Monday 11th of July 2016 03:22:04 AM
Great news! It’s totally working. The very concept behind the Apache Software Foundation (ASF) -- a group of disparate yet dedicated people building software for the public good -- has proven successful and fruitful for the 21st year in a row. The indomitable community spirit dedicated to openness and innovation shows absolutely no sign of slowing down.

Oracle says it is 'committed' to Java EE 8 -- amid claims it quietly axed future development

Monday 11th of July 2016 01:33:25 AM
U-turns on proprietary API project, will show all at JavaOneOracle has told The Register it is "committed" to Java amid growing fears the IT giant had all but given up on Java EE – aka Java Platform, Enterprise Edition.…

KDE Plasma 5.8 Desktop Will Be an LTS Release for Stability and Performance

Sunday 10th of July 2016 11:44:46 PM
Now that some of us are already enjoying the newest KDE Plasma 5.7 desktop environment on our GNU/Linux operating systems, it's time to take a look at upcoming features of the next major version.

Linux Lite 3: The Ideal Platform for Old Hardware and New Users

Sunday 10th of July 2016 09:56:07 PM
One of the greatest aspects of Linux is its flexibility—it can be whatever you need it to be. It can be a massive server for big data, a desktop for rendering video or editing audio. A graphic designer’s studio. An every-day, get things done machine.

Understanding AWS “The services” Part – II

Sunday 10th of July 2016 08:07:29 PM
Now that we have understood the question – WHY do I require to move my data to AWS? Still some things are not clear as the first post is all about cloud and what Amazon AWS can do for you. In this post we will see

Set up a docker private registry with basic HTTP authentication support

Sunday 10th of July 2016 06:18:50 PM
Learn how to set up a docker private registry with TLS and HTTP authentication on an OpenPower server running Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) 7.1 LE.

You Can Now Run Ubuntu Linux with the Unity Desktop on Top of Windows 10

Sunday 10th of July 2016 04:30:11 PM
Microsoft and Canonical's "Bash on Ubuntu on Windows" integration story continues, and it looks like a developer on GitHub has managed to run the Unity desktop environment on top of a Windows 10 installation.

A classic MMO goes open source, The Other 99 comes to Linux, and more gaming news

Sunday 10th of July 2016 02:41:33 PM
In this week's edition, we take a look at the open source re-release of Habitat, The Other 99's Linux announcement, and more.Open gaming roundup for July 3-9, 2016read more

Top-5 Method to find your server Shared or public IP address

Sunday 10th of July 2016 12:52:54 PM
We can find our shared or public IP address using below five methods, most of the Linux server Admin use “ifconfig” command to check the server shared or public IP address. But if we use ifconfig command to any hardware firewall or NAT set-up server, we can find only local(LAN) IP instead of public IP.

Mesa 12 released, Vulkan for Intel, OpenGL 4.3 and more for open source graphics users

Sunday 10th of July 2016 11:04:16 AM
Wow, Mesa 12 has officially been released and it's a huge release for them! Intel now supports Vulkan, their OpenGL is up to 4.3 and more.

Poppins 0.2 beta released

Sunday 10th of July 2016 09:15:37 AM
We are proud to announce the new release of Poppins 0.2 beta. This release is a big improvement including new features and bug fixing. Poppins is a command line backup utility for Linux, written in PHP! It is based on the awsome rsync and handles backup rotation with either hardlinks or BTRFS/ZFS snapshots.

Chromium OS for SBCs Project Needs Your Help to Continue Full-Scale Work

Sunday 10th of July 2016 07:26:58 AM
Softpedia was informed today by Dylan Callahan from the Chromium OS for SBCs (Single-Board Computers) project that they are looking for new team members to continue full-scale work.

6 Excellent Linux Diff Tools

Sunday 10th of July 2016 05:38:19 AM
File comparison compares the contents of computer files, finding their common contents and their differences. The result of the comparison is often known as a diff.

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GTK+ 3.21.4 GUI Toolkit Fixes Clipboard Handling on Wayland, Adds New APIs

As part of the GNOME 3.21.4 desktop environment release, the development team behind the popular and widely-used GTK+ GUI (Graphical User Interface) toolkit have released development version 3.21.4. Read more

Puppy Linux Cousin Toutou Linux 6.3.2 "SlaXen" Alpha Released for Public Testing

Toutou, one of the fastest and most comprehensive minimalist GNU/Linux distributions, is again in development, it looks like we're now able to test drive the 6.3.2 Alpha release of the upcoming Toutou Linux SlaXen series. Read more

Linux 4.6.5

I'm announcing the release of the 4.6.5 kernel. All users of the 4.6 kernel series must upgrade. The updated 4.6.y git tree can be found at: git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/stable/linux-stable.git linux-4.6.y and can be browsed at the normal kernel.org git web browser: http://git.kernel.org/?p=linux/kernel/git/stable/linux-st... thanks, greg k-h Read more Also: Linux 4.4.16 Linux 3.14.74

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