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Kernel Developer Arrested in Russia for Protesting Against the Invasion of Ukraine - Gallery

Tuesday 2nd of September 2014 05:31:27 PM
It's not a secret that Russia doesn't like democratic protesters and this was amply demonstrated in the last few years. Now, it looks like one of the kernel developers has been arrested in Russia while he was protesting against Ukraine's invasion.

Mirantis Counters VMware OpenStack's Openness

Tuesday 2nd of September 2014 04:34:16 PM
OpenStack vendor Mirantis says VMware's OpenStack distribution does not assure openness or avoid vendor lock-in, but do VMware and Mirantis need each other more than they don't?

Top 4 open source invoicing tools for freelancers and small businesses

Tuesday 2nd of September 2014 03:37:05 PM
Small business owners and freelancers put a lot of work into their businesses. They do that not only because they’re passionate about what they do, but they also have the goal of getting paid.read more

OpenStack Manila project Approved for Incubation

Tuesday 2nd of September 2014 02:39:54 PM
Manila is now an officially incubated project within the OpenStack Foundation. As an incubated project, Manila could one day land as an official integrated project, though don't look for that until at least 2015.

Joining Tables on the Command-Line

Tuesday 2nd of September 2014 01:42:43 PM
This article compares 3 different ways to join tables on a common field. All 3 work OK on small tables, but there's a big difference in speed when the tables to be joined are large, as shown below.

Open source for slow food and small farms

Tuesday 2nd of September 2014 12:45:32 PM
Earlier this summer I visited Funny Girl Farm, a beautiful and productive example of sustainable agriculture in Durham, North Carolina. Founded in 2012, Funny Girl Farm is now producing and selling fresh vegetables, delicious fruit, cut flowers, seasonal mushrooms, and lots of eggs. It is strategically located at the intersection of two major roads between Durham and Chapel Hill, and the roadside farm stand does a brisk business from 3pm-6pm every weekday and 10am-3pm on Saturdays.read more

How to install TYPO3 CMS on Ubuntu 14.04

Tuesday 2nd of September 2014 11:48:21 AM
How to install TYPO3 CMS on Ubuntu 14.04This document describes how to how you can install and run a TYPO3 (version 6.2 LTS) on Ubuntu 14.04 system. The version TYPO3 6.6LTS is the latest version and have its support till March,2017. The TYPO3 Universe offers highly flexible, scaleable and customizable products for Web Content Management, providing the basis for websites, intranets and web & mobile applications worldwide - always with a focus on the current needs of businesses and public institutions.

How to manage LVM volumes on CentOS / RHEL 7 with System Storage Manager

Tuesday 2nd of September 2014 10:51:10 AM
Logical Volume Manager (LVM) is an extremely flexible disk management scheme, allowing you to create and resize logical disk volumes off of multiple physical hard drives with no downtime. However, its powerful features come with the price of a somewhat steep learning curves, with more involved steps to set up LVM using multiple command line […]Continue reading...The post How to manage LVM volumes on CentOS / RHEL 7 with System Storage Manager appeared first on Xmodulo.Related FAQs:How to use LVM in Linux How to set up Squid as a transparent web proxy on CentOS or RHEL How to install Puppet server and client on CentOS and RHEL How to set up a Samba file server to use with Windows clients What are useful CLI tools for Linux system admins

Another (Linux) game added to the Humble Jumbo Bundle 2

Tuesday 2nd of September 2014 09:45:07 AM
Hey there, good news!Another Linux game has been added to the Humble Jumbo Bundle 2! (if you pay more than the average...)

Run Ubuntu Within Any Version Of Windows Using VirtualBox

Tuesday 2nd of September 2014 08:47:56 AM
This guide shows how to run Ubuntu within VirtualBox so that Windows users can try Linux out without messing around with their hard drives. The article includes details of a current issue within the Windows version of Virtualbox and how to get the screen resolution to work properly by installing guest additions.

Empire: Total War Looks Close To A Linux Version, Pokes Fun At Linux Gamers

Tuesday 2nd of September 2014 07:50:45 AM
We already knew that Empire: Total War II would come to Linux, but now it looks like the original Empire: Total War will come to Linux too and maybe sooner than the sequel.

Testing Fedora 21 fitness for world population with Internationalization

Tuesday 2nd of September 2014 06:53:34 AM
Fedora is a global Linux distribution, as soon as we say the word [he]#8220[/he]Global[he]#8221[/he], immediately internationalization (i18n) and localization(l10n) become a utmost important part of the distribution. I would like [[he]#8230[/he]]

Mozilla Firefox 32 Officially Released

Tuesday 2nd of September 2014 05:56:23 AM
Mozilla has announced that the final version of Firefox 32 has been released, concluding the development cycle for yet another branch of this Internet browser.

The software-defined economy, OpenStacks new incubated project, and more

Tuesday 2nd of September 2014 04:59:12 AM
Interested in keeping track of what[he]#039[/he]s happening in the open source cloud? Opensource.com is your source for what[he]#039[/he]s happening right now in OpenStack, the open source cloud infrastructure project.

How to install Cacti (Monitoring tool) on ubuntu 14.04 server

Tuesday 2nd of September 2014 04:02:01 AM
Cacti is a complete network graphing solution designed to harness the power of RRDTool's data storage and graphing functionality. Cacti provides a fast poller, advanced graph templating, multiple data acquisition methods, and user management features out of the box. All of this is wrapped in an intuitive, easy to use interface that makes sense for LAN-sized installations up to complex networks with hundreds of devices.

Ten Linux Desktops Showing Just How Far Behind Mac OS X and Windows Designs Are

Tuesday 2nd of September 2014 03:04:50 AM
There are still many users of other operating systems who think that Linux is behind Mac OS X and Windows in terms of desktop design, but the reality is just the other way around.

Ryan Icculus Gordon On The Linux Action Show

Tuesday 2nd of September 2014 02:07:39 AM
Ryan Icculus Gordon has just recently been on a guest on the excellent Linux Action Show to talk about Linux gaming. Ryan Icculus Gordon is the name behind a number of big ports.

VMware goes deeper on OpenStack

Tuesday 2nd of September 2014 12:13:17 AM
If you think VMware has just been fooling around with OpenStack, think again. Oh sure, VMware would prefer if you bought into vCloud Air, but VMware didn't need a weatherman to know which way the clouds were moving. They're moving to open source's OpenStack.

The Trouble With Android

Monday 1st of September 2014 10:18:55 PM
Don’t get me wrong, Android is a beautiful operating system if ever there was one – and dumbed down to the max, which makes it even more beautiful in the minds of many mobile users. Indeed, you can play on an Android device all day without ever even realizing that you’re working with an operating system or even a computer. Just swipe away and see what they’ll try to sell you next.

A free culture event in Pakistan

Monday 1st of September 2014 08:24:33 PM
Wiki Loves Monuments is one of the most successful free culture events worldwide. A global photo competition organized by local Wikimedia chapters and groups, it has been running since 2010 and has grown larger each year. For 2014, we speak to Saqib Qayyum from Wikimedia Pakistan about how the event will help promote the commons to new communities.read more

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F2FS Tools Gain FSCK Support

The F2FS Tools v1.4.0 release introduces fsck.f2fs for fixing corrupted images/partitions for Samsung's Flash-Friendly File-System. There's also now dump.f2fs for retrieving a specific file. Additionally, the f2fs-tools 1.4 update also has bug-fixes for the stat and fibmap utilities. Last but not least is some code refactoring for the Android build. The release was mentioned today on the kernel mailing list by Samsung's Jaegeuk Kim. Read more

xorg-server 1.16.1

xorg-server 1.16.1 is now available. A single fix since Monday's 1.16.0.901, to address an issue when building Xwayland from the tarball. Julien Cristau (2): xwayland: always include drm.xml in tarballs Bump to 1.16.1 git tag: xorg-server-1.16.1 Read more

Geary Email Client Receives Major Overhaul and New Features

Geary, a lightweight email program designed around conversations and built for the GNOME desktop by the Yorba software group, has reached version 0.8 and it comes with a ton of new features. Read more