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Installing Solyd XK Linux : Cooking With Linux

2 hours 3 min ago
VIDEO: It's time for some more "Cooking With Linux" without a net, meaning the video you are about to watch was recorded live. Today, I'm going to install a new Linux distribution (new to me, anyhow) called Solyd XK. There are two versions of this distribution; one is based on KDE and the other XFCE, the latter being the one I am testing out today. In case you haven't heard of Solyd XK, it's a distribution inspired by straight Debian (as opposed to Ubuntu) and LinuxMint. So, come join me for some lunchtime "Cooking With Linux".

Linux hostname Command Tutorial for Beginners (5 Examples)

3 hours 12 min ago
If you are into network administration, and your work involves working on the Linux command line, there are several network-related command line tools that you should be aware of. On such tool is hostname, which you can use to display or set system's host name.

Taking Python to the Next Level

4 hours 21 min ago
A brief intro to simulating quantum systems with QuTiP.

Linux crontab – Automate System Tasks

5 hours 29 min ago
We’ll show you, how to use Linux crontab. In few asimple steps we will explain, how to automate your system tasks using crontab in Linux. The cron software utility is a time-based job scheduler in Unix-like operating systems...

How to configure an Apache web server

6 hours 38 min ago
I have hosted my own websites for many years now. Since switching from OS/2 to Linux more than 20 years ago, I have used Apache as my server software. Apache is solid, well-known, and quite easy to configure for a basic installation. It is not really that much more difficult to configure for a more complex setup, such as multiple more

Canonical Outs New Ubuntu Kernel Update with Compiler-Based Retpoline Mitigation

7 hours 47 min ago
Canonical released new kernel updates for all of its supported Ubuntu Linux releases to address several security issues, as well as to provide compiler-based Retpoline kernel mitigation for Spectre Variant 2 on the amd64 and i386 architectures.

AT&T Brings Akraino Networking Project to Edge of the Linux Foundation

8 hours 55 min ago
Yet another networking effort from AT&T comes to the Linux Foundation, this time it's all about Edge cloud infrastructure.

How to Install Ruby on Rails on Debian 9 Stretch Linux

10 hours 4 min ago
Ruby on Rails is the web framework that revolutionized web development a few years ago and powers many of the hottest start-ups today. It allows developers to rapidly develop working prototypes and even full sites without having to reinvent the wheel or worry about loads of configuration.

KDE Says Its Next Plasma Desktop Release Will Start a Full Second Faster

11 hours 12 min ago
KDE developer Nate Graham shares today details on the new usability and productivity improvements coming to the next KDE Plasma, KDE Applications, and KDE Frameworks software releases.

20 Big Ideas to Connect the Unconnected

12 hours 21 min ago
Last year, the National Science Foundation (NSF) and Mozilla announced the Wireless Innovation for a Networked Society (WINS) challenges: $2 million in prizes for big ideas to connect the unconnected across the U.S. Today, we’re announcing our first set of winners: 20 bright ideas from Detroit, Cleveland, Albuquerque, New York City, and beyond.

Protecting Code Integrity with PGP -- Part 2: Generating Your Master Key

13 hours 30 min ago
In this article series, we're taking an in-depth look at using PGP and provide practical guidelines for developers working on free software projects. In the previous article, we provided an introduction to basic tools and concepts. In this installment, we show how to generate and protect your master PGP key.

KDE Receives Pineapple Fund Donation, Red Hat Decision Manager, Chef's InSpec 2.0 and More

Thursday 22nd of February 2018 07:42:36 AM
News updates for February 21, 2018.

Canonical's Unity 8 Desktop Revived by UBports with Support for Ubuntu 18.04 LTS

Thursday 22nd of February 2018 06:33:59 AM
UBports community announced today their port of Canonical's deprecated Unity 8 desktop environment for personal computers, ready for installation in an initial development phase.

Snips Uses Rust to Build an Embedded Voice Assistant

Thursday 22nd of February 2018 05:25:22 AM
The team at Paris-based Snips has created a voice assistant that can be embedded in a single device or used in a home network to control lights, thermostat, music, and ......

Linux: To recurse or not

Thursday 22nd of February 2018 04:16:45 AM
Some Linux commands recurse without being asked, while others have to be nudged with just the right option. Here are some ways to use it to make you tasks easier.

Compact, rugged IoT gateway offers dual GbE with PoE

Thursday 22nd of February 2018 03:08:08 AM
Inforce has launched a $250 “Inforce 6320” IoT gateway that runs Linux on a quad -A53 Snapdragon 410, and offers WiFi, BT, GPS, HDMI, USB, -30 to 85°C support, and dual GbE ports with PoE. Inforce Computing’s $250 Inforce 6320 is a compact (170 x 95 x 42mm) IoT gateway that runs Ubuntu Core (Snappy).

cTop – A Command-Line Tool For Container Monitoring And Management In Linux

Thursday 22nd of February 2018 01:59:30 AM
2DayGeek: A CLI tool for container monitoring and management.

Shorter Commands

Thursday 22nd of February 2018 12:50:53 AM
Discover some short replacements for some of your favoritecommand-line commands.

How to Install and Use Netdata Performance Monitoring Tool on Debian 9

Wednesday 21st of February 2018 11:42:16 PM
Netdata is a free, open source, scalable, distributed, real-time, performance and health monitoring tool for Linux based operating system. Netdata comes with simple, easy to use and extensible web dashboards that can be used to visualize the processes and services on your system.

Ubuntu Core Embedded Linux Operating System Now Runs on Rigado’s IoT Gateways

Wednesday 21st of February 2018 10:33:39 PM
Canonical announced today the immediate availability of its Ubuntu Core embedded Linux operating system for Rigado’s Edge Connectivity IoT (Internet of Things) gateway solutions.

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