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Setting up SoftEther VPN Server on Ubuntu 16.04 Xenial Xerus Linux

Tuesday 27th of December 2016 01:10:05 AM
Whether you want to be able to connect remotely to your corporate network or to construct a virtual network between two remote points, through an unsecure network (eg: Internet), you will somehow need a VPN (Virtual Private Network). A VPN allows you to securely connect to a remote LAN (Local Area Network) through Internet or untrusted networks.

Work sprints with a Pomodoro timer

Monday 26th of December 2016 11:15:43 PM
Time management is important for everyone. When we get our tasks done efficiently, we leave more time for other things we’re passionate about. There are numerous tools on your Fedora system to help you manage your time effectively. One of them is a Pomodoro timer. The... Continue Reading →

Fedora 26 will have an LXQt Spin. Here’s what it looks like now

Monday 26th of December 2016 09:21:21 PM
The effort to produce a Fedora LXQt Spin is still young, so you have an opportunity to contribute.How?Well, there’s a Remix that you can download, test and report any bugs you find. You can also chime in on what applications should ship in the finished product. Details on the effort, including a link to download an ISO image, are available here.

News: Linux Top 3: Guix, Parrot Security and OpenMandriva Lx

Monday 26th of December 2016 07:26:59 PM
2016 is not done yet, as new Linux distributions debut to round out the year.

Linus Torvalds Announces First RC of Linux Kernel 4.10 as Christmas Present

Monday 26th of December 2016 05:32:37 PM
If Santa didn't come by last night, we'd like to inform you that Linus Torvalds announced the availability of the first Release Candidate (RC) build of the upcoming Linux 4.10 kernel as a Christmas present to Linux geeks.

A Nonreview of Linux Mint Xfce 18 ‘Sarah’

Monday 26th of December 2016 03:38:15 PM
With Linux Mint Xfce 18.1 "Serena" due to be released any day now, we decided it was too late for a full review of Mint Xfce 18.0 "Sarah," and opted instead for this down-and-dirty "nonreview."

Top 10 open source projects of 2016

Monday 26th of December 2016 01:43:53 PM
We continue to be impressed with the wonderful open source projects that emerge, grow, change, and evolve every year. Picking 10 to include in our annual list of top projects is no small feat, and certainly no list this short can include every deserving project.To choose our 10, we looked back at popular open source projects our writers covered in 2016, and collected suggestions from our Community Moderators. After a round of nominations and voting by our moderators, our editorial team narrowed down the final list.read more

Claws Mail 3.14.1

Monday 26th of December 2016 05:06:20 AM
Fast, powerful and flexible mail program aimed at serious email (and news) users.

Christmas Gift Ideas For Linux Fans

Sunday 25th of December 2016 10:39:04 PM
A list of suggested Linux related gifts for Christmas.

Exim releases Christmas patch

Sunday 25th of December 2016 08:16:06 PM
Exim gives Linux admins a security fix for Christmas

RDO Newton Instack-virt-setup deployment with routable control plane on CentOS 7.3

Sunday 25th of December 2016 05:53:09 PM
Following bellow is instack-virt-setup deployment creating rout-able control plane via modified ~stack/undercloud.conf setting 192.168.24.0/24 to serve this purpose. It also also utilizes RDO Newton "current-passed-ci" trunk and corresponding TripleO QuickStart pre-built images, which are in sync with trunk as soon as appear to be built during CI.

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Ubuntu 16.04.2 LTS Delayed Until February 2, Will Bring Linux 4.8, Newer Mesa

If you've been waiting to upgrade your Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus) operating system to the 16.04.2 point release, which should have hit the streets a couple of days ago, you'll have to wait until February 2. We hate to give you guys bad news, but Canonical's engineers are still working hard these days to port all the goodies from the Ubuntu 16.10 (Yakkety Yak) repositories to Ubuntu 16.04 LTS, which is a long-term supported version, until 2019. These include the Linux 4.8 kernel packages and an updated graphics stack based on a newer X.Org Server version and Mesa 3D Graphics Library. Read more