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Deepin 2014 Is One of the Most Modern Distributions of Linux

Tuesday 8th of July 2014 04:34:40 AM
Deepin, a Linux distribution that tries to provide users with a unique, stable, fast, safe, and user-friendly desktop experience based on the latest HTML5 technologies, has reached version 2014 and is available for download from Softpedia.

News: Linux Top 3: Distrowatch, Deepin 2014 and the NSA

Tuesday 8th of July 2014 03:37:29 AM
There seems to be a never-ending stream of Linux distributions based on Ubuntu 14.04 and you can add Deepin 2014 to that list. Instead of just using GNOME, KDE, LXDE or Xfce, Deepin has built its own desktop environment which has a definitive Mac OS X feel.

Black Lab Linux Enterprise and Black Lab Linux Education 5.0.3 Officially Released

Tuesday 8th of July 2014 02:40:18 AM
PC OpenSystems LLC had the pleasure of informing us earlier today, July 7, about the brand-new maintenance releases of the commercial Black Lab Linux Education and Black Lab Linux Enterprise operating systems.

Centos 7 for x86_64 released

Tuesday 8th of July 2014 01:43:07 AM
We would like to announce the general availability of CentOS Linux 7 for 64 bit x86 compatible machines.

Free Red Hat clone CentOS-7 is full of Linux Container love

Tuesday 8th of July 2014 01:30:09 AM
The CentOS Project has announced general availability of CentOS-7, the first release of the free Linux distro based on the source code for Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) 7.

Unreal Engine 4 Now Has Linux Demo Games To Try

Tuesday 8th of July 2014 12:32:58 AM

Why OpenStack matters, celebrating four years, and more

Monday 7th of July 2014 11:35:47 PM
Interested in keeping track of what's happening in the open source cloud? Opensource.com is your source for what's happening right now in OpenStack, the open source cloud infrastructure project.read more

CentOS 7 to be released shortly, project lead says

Monday 7th of July 2014 10:38:36 PM
The "official" Red Hat Enterprise Linux clone CentOS is releasing its next major version today.

SystemRescueCd 4.3.0 Officially Released with GParted 0.19.0

Monday 7th of July 2014 09:41:25 PM
François Dupoux had the pleasure of announcing on July 7 that a major release of his popular SystemRescueCd Linux operating system designed for rescue and recovery tasks has been made available for download.

DistroWatch domain registrar problems alarm Linux users

Monday 7th of July 2014 08:44:14 PM
In today's open source roundup: DistroWatch registrar problems take the site down over the weekend. Plus: A review of LXLE 14.04, and KDE tablets cancelled.

HandyLinux 1.5 Screenshot Tour

Monday 7th of July 2014 07:47:03 PM
HandyLinux 1.5 is available. HandyLinux is a French distribution designed for novice Linux users. It is based on the latest stable version of Debian GNU/Linux and it uses the Xfce desktop environment. The main feature of the distribution is a custom start menu with applications and Internet bookmarks grouped in tabs. HandyLinux integrates the latest versions of the Chromium web browser, LibreOffice office suite, Skype conferencing and messaging client, VLC video player and other popular applications with the stable Debian base.

Black Lab Linux for Enterprise 5.0.3 and Black Lab Linux for Education 5.0.3 released

Monday 7th of July 2014 06:49:52 PM
Today we are pleased to announce the release of Black Lab Linux for Enterprise 5.0.3 and Black Lab Linux for Education 5.0.3.Black Lab Linux for Enterprise and Black Lab Linux for Education are commercially supported Linux distributions targeted towards desktop computing. While other Linux distributions focus on the server our sole focus is on the desktop. We have many customers who use Black Lab Linux in different industries. Science, education, law enforcement, music, film and warehouse.With these releases we bring some important major updates to the Black Lab Linux OS. Although an incremental release we bring some changes. We once again prove why Black Lab Linux is an important IT upgrade to your school or business.

Dolphins in the NSA Dragnet

Monday 7th of July 2014 05:52:41 PM
There's an old quote from Jamie Zawinkski that goes: "Some people, when confronted with a problem, think ‘I know, I'll use regular expressions.’ Now they have two problems." Even people like me who like regular expressions laugh at the truth in that quote, because we've seen the consequences when someone doesn't think through the implications of a poorly written pattern. When some people write a bad pattern, they end up with extra lines in a log file. When the NSA does it, they capture and retain Internet traffic on untold numbers of innocent people.

How to configure Automatic Updates On Debian Wheezy

Monday 7th of July 2014 04:55:30 PM
How to configure Automatic Updates On Debian WheezyThis tutorial shows how to configure a Debian Wheezy system to have package updates installed automatically without user interaction. In addition to that I will show you what needs to be done to have the system email you about available updates on a daily basis.

Open source's identity crisis

Monday 7th of July 2014 03:58:19 PM
For Karen Sandler, software freedom isn't simply a technical matter. Nor is it a purely ideological one.It's a matter of life and death.read more

How to set up two-factor authentication for SSH login on Linux

Monday 7th of July 2014 03:01:08 PM
With many high-profile password leaks nowadays, there is a lot of buzz in the industry on "multi-factor" authentication. In a multi-factor authentication system, users are required to go through two distinct authentication procedures: providing something they know (e.g., username/password), and leveraging something they have "physical" access to (e.g., one-time passcode generated by their mobile phone). […]Continue reading...The post How to set up two-factor authentication for SSH login on Linux appeared first on Xmodulo.Related FAQs:How to diff remote files over ssh How to create a secure incremental offsite backup in Linux with Duplicity How to access ssh terminal in web browser on Linux How to enable user authentication for a Postfix SMTP server with SASL How to set up Samba as a Primary Domain Controller

From zero to Spark Core in two years

Monday 7th of July 2014 02:03:57 PM
Spark is a company inspired by Zach Supalla's deaf feather. "My dad has lights in his house that flash when someone rings the doorbell. I wanted to make lights that would flash when my mom texted him, so they could stay in better touch," explains Zach. This led Zach to create a connected lighting product that his team launched on Kickstarter in late 2012 called the Spark Socket. The Socket was unsuccessful, but afterwards Zach pivoted his team to focus on developing tools for others building connected products.

Puppet installation on Linux Ubuntu 14.04 Trusty Tahr

Monday 7th of July 2014 01:06:46 PM
In this document we describe an installation of Puppet configuration manager on a Ubuntu Linux 14.04 Trusty Tahr. The installation will be followed by a simple puppet manifest example to make sure that installation was successful and puppet ready to use.

How To install FileZilla in Ubuntu 14.04

Monday 7th of July 2014 12:09:35 PM
FileZilla is a ftp client for both windows & linux operating system. It is a powerful client for plain FTP, FTP over SSL/TLS (FTPS) and the SSH File Transfer Protocol (SFTP).

Build the best Linux desktop

Monday 7th of July 2014 10:46:10 AM
There's never one desktop that appeals to everyone but here's some of the best to customise.