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Stars and Stripes: NASA and Linux

Saturday 21st of November 2020 04:00:00 PM

How is NASA embracing Linux and open source?

Rust-Based Servo Web Engine Moves to Linux Foundation

Friday 20th of November 2020 10:00:00 PM

The open source Rust programming language has been gaining traction the last several years as a faster way to build safe and highly performant application code.

Kali Linux 2020.4 Ethical Hacking Distro Is Out Now with ZSH as Default Shell, Linux 5.9

Friday 20th of November 2020 08:00:00 PM

After it's been installed as a preview in Kali Linux 2020.3, ZSH (Z Shell) is now the new default shell in Kali Linux 2020.4.

How to interpret captured Wireshark information

Friday 20th of November 2020 06:00:00 PM

Learn to capture and interpret network information with Wireshark.

Fedora 34 to Introduce KDE Plasma Spin for 64-bit ARM

Friday 20th of November 2020 04:00:00 PM

The Fedora Engineering and Steering Committee approved the recent proposal to provide a Fedora 34 KDE Plasma Spin for 64-bit ARM architecture.

How to Launch Startup Applications With A Delay On Linux

Friday 20th of November 2020 02:00:00 PM

This article explains how to delay startup applications, with 2 ways of achieving this.

Why eBPF is the Future of Linux and Cloud Native Networking

Thursday 19th of November 2020 10:00:00 PM

After years of open development, Isovalent formally launches with $29M in funding for its eBPF-powered Cilium networking service.

How to rebuild a package using the Arch Linux Build System

Thursday 19th of November 2020 08:00:00 PM

The ABS or Arch Build System is a package building system native to the Arch Linux distribution

Firefox 84 Promises to Finally Enable WebRender By Default on Linux/X11

Thursday 19th of November 2020 06:00:00 PM

Mozilla is already working on the next major version of the popular and open-source web browser

who Command in Linux

Thursday 19th of November 2020 04:00:00 PM

who is a command-line utility that prints a list of currently logged in users.

$6 billion Linux deal? SUSE IPO rumored

Thursday 19th of November 2020 02:00:00 PM

SUSE, the major European Linux company, may soon be spun out in a $6 billion IPO.

Open Invention Network Linux patent protection group turns 15

Wednesday 18th of November 2020 10:00:00 PM

the Open Invention Network has been protecting Linux and open-source software developers and companies from open-source's enemies and patent trolls.

VMware's Dirk Hohndel Talks (What Else) Open Source

Wednesday 18th of November 2020 08:00:00 PM

Dirk Hohndel, VMWare's chief open source officer, talked about the "symbiotic relationship" between open source and the enterprise.

How to install Etherpad on Ubuntu 20.04

Wednesday 18th of November 2020 06:00:00 PM

Etherpad is a web-based real-time online editor

How to read and correct SELinux denial messages

Wednesday 18th of November 2020 04:00:00 PM

A look at SELinux denial messages

Display Ping Command Output In Graph Format Using Gping

Wednesday 18th of November 2020 02:00:00 PM

the brief history of ping network administration

Mozilla Firefox 83 Is Now Available for Download with HTTPS-Only Mode, Improvements

Tuesday 17th of November 2020 10:00:00 PM

The biggest new change in the Mozilla Firefox 83 release appears to be a new security feature called HTTPS-Only Mode

How to Install and Use i3 Window Manager on Linux

Tuesday 17th of November 2020 08:00:00 PM

Written in C language, the i3wm ( i3 Windows Manager ) is a lightweight, easy-to-configure, and hugely popular tiling windows manager.

Canonical brings Juju charms to Kubernetes Operators

Tuesday 17th of November 2020 06:00:00 PM

Managing Kubernetes is not for the faint of heart

How to resize ZRAM (compressed swap) managed by systemd/zram-generator

Tuesday 17th of November 2020 04:00:00 PM

Fedora Linux 33 was released last week with some interesting changes

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Connect to WiFi Using Terminal in Arch Linux and Other Distros

This quick guide explains the steps you need to set up and connect to WiFi using terminal in Arch Linux and other distros. Read more

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New Systemd 247 Is Out For Linux Operating System As Major Release

Systemd, a controversial system and service manager for Linux operating systems, has a major version release as Systemd 247. Speaking of new changes, systemd 247 has added a new service called systemd-oomd to monitor and take action on processes when memory or swap goes above the configured limits. Systemd, a controversial system and service manager for Linux operating systems, has a major version release as Systemd 247. Speaking of new changes, systemd 247 has added a new service called systemd-oomd to monitor and take action on processes when memory or swap goes above the configured limits. Read more

Comparing the similarities and differences between inner source and open source

Open source software (OSS) has been around since the 1990s and has thrived, quickly growing to become mainstream. It is now more well understood around the world than it has ever been before. Some refer to it as FOSS to highlight the Freedom part of open source (Free and Open Source Software). And in 2014, at OSCON, the term "inner source" was debuted, and people started talking about how to use the principles of open source, but inside of a company. It raised several questions for those unfamiliar with the term, which I hope to answer with this article. For example, what is similar about the two, what is different, the company roles involved in the two, is inner source taking the energy away from open source, etc. These are all fair questions, and as my organization practices both and is involved in both movements, I want to take some time to share insight with this audience as a developer, as a company, and as an open source enthusiast. Read more