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If you run Debian or one of its derivatives like Linux Mint or Ubuntu, sooner or later you come across apt-get and dpkg, the main commands for package management. However, these are only the most common Debian package tools. Over the years, Debian has evolved literally dozens of scripts and tools to make installing and configuring packages easier.
Android may be a free operating system, but unlike GNU/Linux, keeping it free is next to impossible if you want to make it useful.
Stories of compromised servers and data theft fill today's news. Itisn't difficult for someone who has read an informative blog post toaccess a system via a misconfigured service, take advantage of a recentlyexposed vulnerability or gain control using a stolen password.
Earlier in this series, I provided a brief overview of NTP and then looked at important NTP options to lock down your servers. In this article, I’ll look at some additional security concerns.
This article demonstrates how Perf annotate can be used to analyze performance details alongside actual code with their assembly instructions. It also describes how the new cross-architecture annotation can be used to analyze recorded profile on different architecture, for example, record data on IBM PowerPC server and annotate on your notebook or x86 system.
New release of commercially supported Kubernetes distribution updates with improved storage and network configuration options.
The last day of January 2017 was an important date for Fedora 26 Linux's development cycle as it meant the deadline for submitting proposals for system-wide changes was reached.
There may not be many hardcore gamers who use Linux, but there certainly are quite a lot Linux users who like to play a game now and then. If you are one of them and would like to show the world that Linux gaming isn’t a joke anymore, then you will find the following quick tutorial on how to capture and/or stream your gaming session interesting.
Monitor real time bandwidth easily with help of bmon. Bandwidth leakage will result a slow response from running application over the network. So carefully monitor bandwidth spikes to avoid the unnecessary leakage. bmon stands for Bandwidth monitoring tool which used to monitor and debug networking related issues. It captures real-time bandwidth usage and supports various input methods for different architectures.
Everything Is Data, Data Is Everything. It doesn't take more than a glance at the current headlines to see datasecurity is a vital part of almost everything we do.
NXP’s low-power, IoT oriented i.MX6 UltraLite (i.MX6UL) SoC has conquered yet another computer-on-module. EMAC’s SoM-iMX6U joins other Linux-driven modules based on the single-core, 528MHz Cortex-A7 SoC such as OpenEmbed’s SOM6210.
The latest version of LibreOffice is out now for Linux, macOS, Windows, and, at long last, the cloud.
Windows is unsafe by design, and macOS isn’t a lot better
These four actions could be useful for anyone taking on a new leadership role.
Olimex unveiled an open source, Linux-driven “Teres I” laptop with an 11.6-inch display, an Allwinner A64, 1GB RAM, 4GB eMMC, WiFi, and modular I/O boards. Olimex, which is known for its open spec, Allwinner A20 and A33 based OlinuXino hacker boards, has now taken on the quad-core, Cortex-A53 Allwinner A64 SoC. Yet, instead of releasing […]