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How to Check How Long a Process Has Been Running in Linux?

Wednesday 21st of August 2019 11:56:48 PM
If you want to figure out how long a process has been running in Linux for some reason; yes, it is possible and can be done with help of ps command.

Vivaldi 2.7 Hopes to Boost Your Productivity, Improves Stability and Reliability

Wednesday 21st of August 2019 10:42:28 PM
Vivaldi Technologies released today Vivaldi 2.7, a new version of the cross-platform, Chromium-based web browser that brings more productivity to your day and stability improvements.

Getting Started with Go on Fedora

Wednesday 21st of August 2019 09:28:08 PM
The Go programming language was first publicly announced in 2009, since then the language has become widely adopted. In particular Go has become a reference in the world of cloud infrastructure with big projects like Kubernetes, OpenShift or Terraform for example. Some of the main reasons for Go’s increasing popularity are the performances, the ease […]

Rugged, Kaby Lake-U based IoT gateway offers Linux BSP

Wednesday 21st of August 2019 08:13:48 PM
Advantech’s Linux-ready, DIN-rail mounted “ICO500-518” IoT gateway runs on 7th Gen Core U-series CPUs and provides swappable SATA, 4x USB 3.0, 2x GbE, 2x mini-PCIe, and 2x “PIM” slots for options including 8x GbE or isolated serial and CANBus. Advantech announced a compact modular edge gateway with ruggedization features for industrial IoT. Applications for the […]

Guarding and Rescuing the FSF Titanic: There is More Than One Iceberg Ahead

Wednesday 21st of August 2019 06:59:28 PM
This strategy is not far from when Microsoft talked about “de-commoditizing protocols” in the late 90s, as part of their plans to control, dominate, and end Open Source and Free software.

‘chmod command’ -How to change file/folder permissions in Linux ?

Wednesday 21st of August 2019 05:45:08 PM
How to change file /folder permissions in Linux?You can use chmod to set permissions for files or folders. In Nix(Linux, Unix, and Mac) based systems, you can assign permissions for a file/folder to the owner of the file(User), a group of users or everyone else(Other)

Mozilla takes action to protect users in Kazakhstan

Wednesday 21st of August 2019 04:30:48 PM
Today, Mozilla and Google took action to protect the online security and privacy of individuals in Kazakhstan. Together the companies deployed technical solutions within Firefox and Chrome to block the …

Latest Debian GNU/Linux Security Patch Addresses 14 Vulnerabilities, Update Now

Wednesday 21st of August 2019 03:16:27 PM
The Debian Project released a new Linux kernel security update for its stable, supported distributions to address several vulnerabilities that may put users' computers at risk.

Buy a Linux laptop: Star Labs laptops review

Wednesday 21st of August 2019 02:02:07 PM
Linux users often face many difficulties, the most important of which is to find a computer that is compatible with the distribution they use, so that they enjoy using their preferred system without the headache of search for solutions and fixes that may be ineffective or useless.Fortunately, after the increased use of Linux in the technical environment, some companies have begun to design and manufacture special computers that are compatible with the Linux system...

Going where no Steam Play has gone before with Elite Dangerous on Linux

Wednesday 21st of August 2019 12:47:47 PM
What’s the one game keeping you a dual booter? Maybe it’s PUBG, or Rainbow Six: Siege? Maybe it used to be Overwatch? For me, that game was Elite Dangerous, and one year on from Proton’s release, I have a story to tell.

Serverless on Kubernetes, diverse automation, and more industry trends

Wednesday 21st of August 2019 11:33:27 AM
As part of my role as a senior product marketing manager at an enterprise software company with an open source development model, I publish a regular update about open source community, market, and industry trends for product marketers, managers, and other influencers. Here are five of my and their favorite articles from that update.

Five reasons Chromebooks are better than Windows laptops

Wednesday 21st of August 2019 10:19:06 AM
Windows is great for some things, but for many users, a Chromebook is better.

How To Display Bash History Without Line Numbers

Wednesday 21st of August 2019 09:04:46 AM
This brief tutorial describes all the possible ways to display Bash history without line numbers on Linux.

Tails 4.0 Anonymous Linux OS Enters Beta Based on Debian GNU/Linux 10 "Buster"

Wednesday 21st of August 2019 07:50:26 AM
The Tails development team is currently working on the next major release of the Tails amnesic incognito live GNU/Linux system, also known by many as the Anonymous OS.

How to hide a File or Folder in Ubuntu

Wednesday 21st of August 2019 06:36:06 AM
In this article, we will explain how you can make a file or folder hidden, both through the command line and the Ubuntu UI.

How to convert HTML to PDF with HTMLDoc on Debian 10

Wednesday 21st of August 2019 05:21:45 AM
HTMLDOC is an open-source program that can be used to convert HTML and Markdown source files to PostScript and PDF files. In this tutorial, we are going to explain how to install HTMLDOC on Debian 10 and convert an HTML file to pdf.

Mobile robot taps Jetson Xavier via new Aetina carrier board

Wednesday 21st of August 2019 04:07:25 AM
Aetina announced a partnership to build an autonomous, solar-powered mobile robot with GPS tracking, sensors, and 6x HD cameras, based on its “AX710” carrier for the Linux-driven Jetson AGX Xavier. Taiwan-based Aetina and an undisclosed third party are developing a UGV (Unmanned Ground Vehicle) robot for border and shore patrol and other remote inspection and […]

A brief introduction to learning agility

Wednesday 21st of August 2019 02:53:05 AM
I think everyone can agree that the workplace has changed dramatically in the last decade—or is in the process of changing, depending on where you're currently working. The landscape has evolved. Distributed leadership, project-based work models, and cross-functional solution building are commonplace. In essence, the world is going open.read more

Attack of the Clones with custom Proton builds for Steam Play on Linux

Wednesday 21st of August 2019 01:38:44 AM
I know how you all love to tinker, so how about tinkering away with some custom builds of Steam Play Proton on this fine Tuesday afternoon?

How To Run Windows 95 On Linux Desktop

Wednesday 21st of August 2019 12:24:24 AM
Want to try good old Windows 95 on your Linux desktop? Here you go!!

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weston 7.0.0

Weston 7.0.0 is released!

ABI note: the return value of two functions introduced in this release
has been changed from void to int: weston_log_scope_printf and
weston_log_scope_vprintf. Additionally weston_binding_destroy has been
made public again.

Daniel Stone (1):
      backend-drm: Enforce content protection for hardware planes

Manuel Stoeckl (1):
      weston-terminal: Ignore SIGPIPE

Marius Vlad (2):
      weston-log: Return bytes written for 'printf()' and 'vprintf()' functions
      compositor: Return the number of bytes written as to format properly

Simon Ser (1):
      build: bump to version 7.0.0 for the official release

sichem (1):
      make weston_binding_destroy public

git tag: 7.0.0
Read more Also: Wayland's Weston 7.0 Compositor Released With PipeWire Streaming Support

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MicroK8s Gets Powerful Add-ons

We are excited to announce new Cilium and Helm add-ons, coming to MicroK8s! These add-ons add even more power to your Kubernetes environment built on MicroK8s. The Cilium CNI plugin brings enhanced networking features, including Kubernetes NetworkPolicy support, to MicroK8s. You’ll also get direct CLI access to Cilium within MicroK8s using the microk8s.cilium wrapper. If you do not already have a version of cilium installed you can alias microk8s.cilium to cilium using the following command: snap alias microk8s.cilium cilium Helm, the package manager for Kubernetes will allow even easier management of your MicroK8s environment. Read more

Save Web Pages As Single HTML Files For Offline Use With Monolith (Console)

Monolith is a command line tool to save any web page as a single HTML file that contains everything needed to render web page locally, without needing a working Internet connection. Use this to save web pages containing documentation, wiki articles, and anything else that interests you, for local/offline use. Since the web pages are saved in plain HTML, use a tool that can search in files to quickly find the web page you're looking for. Unlike the regular "Save page as" (or Ctrl + s) option provided by web browsers to save web pages to your computer, which saves web page assets in a folder next to the saved web page, this command line tool retrieves the web page assets and converts them into base64 data URLs, using that in the document instead of the regular URLs. As a result, page assets like Javascript, CSS or images are embedded in the page HTML, so all you need is a web browser to access the locally saved web page. Read more