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Fedora 21 Innovates in Docker Cloud Virtualization with Project Atomic

Wednesday 26th of November 2014 09:01:47 AM
Fedora 21 will feature significant innovations in Docker container-based virtualization and cloud app deployment as a result of Project Atomic, making it one of the first Docker-friendly Linux distributions.

2014: Year of open source miracles

Wednesday 26th of November 2014 08:04:36 AM
Open source software is still software and vulnerabilities are expected. Unlike a filesystem bug or a kernel panic, they cause no pain until they strike.

uib gmbh announces the release 4.0.5 of the client management system opsi

Wednesday 26th of November 2014 07:07:25 AM
opsi 4.0.5 comes with several new features as managing Linux-Clients and UEFI Support

Open food developers have a message for you

Wednesday 26th of November 2014 06:10:14 AM
Growstuff is an open source project to build a crop database from growers' knowledge, crowdsourcing information about who plants what food, when and where they plant it, and how they harvest it. Find it on GitHub.

A review of PC-BSD 10.1

Wednesday 26th of November 2014 05:13:03 AM
In today's open source roundup: reviews PC-BSD 10.1. Plus: The dangers of the Less command for Linux users, and can a Redditor get an entry level sys admin job with no degree?

Survey: Public Clouds, File Syncing and Data Privacy Dangers

Wednesday 26th of November 2014 04:15:52 AM
A survey from enterprise information management company M-Files says a majority of employees use public cloud file-syncing and sharing services for sensitive data.

Canonical Is Still Considering Turning the Phone into a Mini-PC

Wednesday 26th of November 2014 03:18:41 AM
Canonical is working to complete their idea of convergence with the launch of Ubuntu Touch, a new operating system for mobile devices. The desktop flavor of Ubuntu will eventually share the same code with the mobile one, and their plans go even further than that.

Android game console runs on quad-core Cortex-A17

Wednesday 26th of November 2014 02:21:30 AM
Ugoos announced a “micro game console” spin-off of its Android-based quad-core Cortex-A17 UT3 media player, and released an Ubuntu 14.10 build for the UT3.

Fedora Council Election Results

Wednesday 26th of November 2014 01:24:19 AM
Congratulations to Rex Dieter and Langdon White, the elected representatives for the first Fedora Council!

Docker Update Fixes Pair of Critical Security Flaws

Wednesday 26th of November 2014 12:27:08 AM
The open-source Docker container virtualization technology has emerged as one of the hottest and most hyped technologies of the year. Docker, however, isn't immune from security vulnerabilities, as a pair of recent updates illustrate.

NSA partners with Apache to release open-source data traffic program

Tuesday 25th of November 2014 11:29:57 PM
The National Security Agency has released a new open-source program for data network interoperability.

Open Seat on the Fedora Server Working Group

Tuesday 25th of November 2014 10:32:46 PM
This past week, David Strauss chose to step down from his position on the Fedora Server Working Group, citing a lack of alignment with his current work usage. The Fedora Server SIG would like to thank David for his contributions up to this point and wish him well.

Quad-core media player runs Kodi/XBMC on OpenElec Linux

Tuesday 25th of November 2014 09:35:35 PM
SolidRun’s tiny, $100 “CuBoxTV” media player runs OpenElec Linux and Kodi (formerly XBMC) on a quad-core i.MX6 SoC, and offers 100Mbps+ video decoding.

Important Fedora vote concludes today!

Tuesday 25th of November 2014 08:38:24 PM
The election for the two representative seats on the new Fedora Council ends today at midnight UTC. That’s afternoon or evening in timezones west of the Prime Meridian, so don’t delay. […]

Process text faster with Awk and Sed

Tuesday 25th of November 2014 07:41:13 PM
Make your life easier by using Sed and Awk to work with text from the terminal

How to install ProFTPD on CentOS 7.0

Tuesday 25th of November 2014 06:44:02 PM
How to install ProFTPD on CentOS 7.0This document describes how to install and configure ProFTPD in CentOS 7.0 Server. ProFTPD is an FTP daemon for unix and unix-like operating systems. ProFTPD is developed, released and distributed under the GNU Public License (GPL), which basically establishes it as free software, meaning that it may be sold, licensed and otherwise manipulated in any way desired as long as full and complete source code either accompanies any ProFTPD packages or is made available by any and all sites that distribute pre-compiled binaries. The software can be modified by anyone at anytime, as long as all derived works also are licensed under the GNU Public License.

SUSE gets live patching

Tuesday 25th of November 2014 05:46:51 PM
Using SUSE Linux means never having to say 'reboot'.

What open source gadget is at the top of your 2014 holiday wishlist?

Tuesday 25th of November 2014 03:25:55 PM
Recently, we published our annual open source gift guide for the holidays, serving up open source gadgets and gifts that kids, adults, hobbiests, and beginners are sure to love and appreciate.Of our 14 fabulous open source gifts, which is your favorite?read more

How to manage your personal expenses from the command line

Tuesday 25th of November 2014 02:28:44 PM
The Linux command line can be used for many things, like making spreadsheets, playing music, or access Facebook or Twitter. And to pursue our dream of ultimate graphic-less knowledge, I propose you today with a tool to manage your personal expenses from the command line. The name is GNU Pem, for Personal Expense Manager. Installation […]Continue reading...The post How to manage your personal expenses from the command line appeared first on Xmodulo.No related FAQ.

siduction 14.1.0 KDE Screenshot Tour

Tuesday 25th of November 2014 01:31:33 PM
We are very happy to present the final release of siduction 2014.1 'Indian Summer'. siduction is a distribution based on Debian's unstable branch and we try to release a few new snapshots over the course of each year. For 2014 it will be just this final release. siduction 2014.1 ships with six desktop environments - KDE SC, Xfce, LXDE, LXQt, GNOME and Cinnamon, all in 32-bit and 64-bit variants.

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