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Setup Light Weight X Windows environment (Enlightenment) on Fedora 20 Cloud instance

Saturday 28th of June 2014 08:32:48 PM
Needless to say that setting up Light Weight X environment on Fedora 20 cloud instances is very important for comfortable work in VM's environment, for instance on Ubuntu Trusty cloud server just one command installs E17 environment `apt-get install xorg e17 firefox`. By some reasons E17 was dropped from official F20 repos and maybe functional only via previous MATE Desktop setup on VM

How to check MySQL storage engine type on Linux

Saturday 28th of June 2014 06:38:26 PM
There are two major MySQL storage engines used: MyISAM and Innodb. MyISAM is non-transactional, and thus can be faster for reads, while InnoDB fully supports transactions (e.g., commit/rollback) with finer-grain locking. When you create a new MySQL table, you choose its type (i.e., storage engine). Without any choice, you will simply use a pre-configured default engine.

Gaming the Steam Summer Adventure, playing Together on Linux, and more

Saturday 28th of June 2014 04:44:04 PM
Open source games roundupWeek of June 22 - June 28, 2014In this week's edition of our open source games news roundup we delve into the Steam Summer Adventure, hope that Together hits its Linux milestone, and more.read more