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How To Install MariaDB Galera Cluster on Ubuntu 16.04

Tuesday 26th of September 2017 05:00:00 PM

HowToForge: MariaDB Galera is a multi-master cluster for MariaDB.

Advanced image viewing tricks with ImageMagick

Tuesday 26th of September 2017 04:00:00 PM

opensource.com: Manage your digital photo collection better with these tips for the ImageMagick command line-driven image editing application.

Using machine learning to name colors

Tuesday 26th of September 2017 03:00:00 PM

Word embeddings allow a neural network model to learn some pretty interesting relationships between colors and language.

Linux Free Command Explained for Beginners (6 Examples)

Tuesday 26th of September 2017 02:00:00 PM

HowToForge: Sometimes, while working on the command line in Linux, you might want to quickly take a look at the total available as well as used memory in the system.

Pick - A Commandline Fuzzy Search Tool For Linux

Tuesday 26th of September 2017 01:00:00 PM

ostechnix: The Pick utility allows the users to select from a set of choices using an ncurses(3X) interface with fuzzy search functionality.

10 Tips For First Time Linux Users

Tuesday 26th of September 2017 12:00:00 PM

Here are some tips for you newcomers on acclimating yourself with the realm of Linux

Exa - A Modern And Colorful Replacement For LS Command Written In Rust

Tuesday 26th of September 2017 11:00:00 AM

Exa is a small, fast, portable, modern and colorful replacement for ls command which was written in rust language.

Linux: Come for the Kernel, Stay for the Popcorn

Tuesday 26th of September 2017 06:00:00 AM

LinuxInsider: Linux offers so much for users to sink their teeth into that even among desktop and more casual users, it's easy to get caught up in the tradecraft.

Security Tools to Check for Viruses and Malware on Linux

Tuesday 26th of September 2017 02:00:00 AM

Linux.com: Whether you need an antivirus or anti-malware scanner or a tool to hunt for rootkits, Linux has you covered.

Clear Linux Project Announces the Next Generation of Intel's Clear Containers

Monday 25th of September 2017 10:00:00 PM

Rewritten in the Go language, Intel Clear Containers 3.0 introduces support for leveraging code used for namespace-based containers

Learn Linux System Auditing with Auditd Tool on CentOS/RHEL

Monday 25th of September 2017 09:00:00 PM

System auditing simply refers to in-depth analysis of a specific targeted system

How to Install and Configure Jenkins Server on CentOS 7 to Automate Your WordPress Tasks

Monday 25th of September 2017 08:00:00 PM

In IT we often talk about the importance of computing time.

Endless OS 3.2 Review - The Offline Distro

Monday 25th of September 2017 07:00:00 PM

Endless OS is a free, easy-to-use operating system preloaded with over 100 apps, making it useful from the moment you turn it on.

Improve Your Mental Mettle with These Open Source Puzzle Games

Monday 25th of September 2017 06:00:00 PM

OSSblog: Puzzle video games are a type of game that focuses on puzzle solving.

You Can Now Transform the Atom Hackable Text Editor into an IDE with Atom-IDE

Monday 25th of September 2017 05:00:00 PM

With the release of Atom 1.21 Beta last week, GitHub introduced Language Server Protocol support to integrate its brand-new Atom-IDE project

ASUS Launches Its Thinnest and Lightest Flippable Chromebook, the Flip C101

Monday 25th of September 2017 04:00:00 PM

Powered by a Rockchip RK3399 Quad-Core 2.0 GHz processor, the ASUS Chromebook Flip C101 provides users with fast and efficient performance

Linux 4.14 rc2

Monday 25th of September 2017 03:00:00 PM

Linus Torvalds:  The only unusual thing worth noting here is that the security subsystem pull request that came in during the merge window got rejected due to problems.

Advanced lm-sensors Tips and Tricks on Linux

Monday 25th of September 2017 02:00:00 PM
Learn how to use lm-sensors to monitor CPU temperature, fan speeds, and motherboard voltages.

Linux Weather Forecast Linux 4.14 kernel

Monday 25th of September 2017 01:00:00 PM

Linux "chief meteorologist" Jonathan Corbet shares the current conditions for Linux kernel development.

Red Hat pledges patent protection for 99 per cent of FOSS-ware

Monday 25th of September 2017 12:00:00 PM

The Register: Company has trove of 2,000 patents and won't enforce any of them if you licence right

More in Tux Machines

Ubuntu Budgie 17.10 Releases with Budgie Desktop 10.4, Night Light, and More

Ubuntu Budgie is a more recent officially recognized flavor of the popular and free Ubuntu operating system, and today it has been updated to version 17.10 as part of the Ubuntu 17.10 (Artful Aardvark) release. Read more

BeagleBone based 3D printer focuses on ease of use

The “Voladd 3D Printer” features a Linux-driven BeagleBone SBC that connects to a cloud-based sharing site, plus a unique cartridge and cooling system. San Sebastián, Spain based Voladd has won Kickstarter funding for a Voladd 3D printer that runs Debian Linux on a BeagleBone Black single board computer. Like several other Linux-based printers we’ve seen (see farther below) the Voladd connects to a cloud service, and does not require an attached computer. The printer stands out with its mobile app remote control, as well as a streamlined cloud interface that lets you download one of thousands of free designs in 25 categories and share designs and printer access with others. Kickstarter pricing starts with early bird packages of 499 Euros ($591), with shipments due in December. Read more

Ubuntu 17.10 Released! See What's New in Ubuntu 17.10

Ubunt 17.10 has been released. Check out the new features in Ubuntu 17.10 and see how to upgrade to Ubuntu 17.10. Read more

OSS: Open Source Initiative, Open Xchange, OpenOffice, MakerBot

  • Open Source Initiative Welcomes Cumulus Networks As Premium Sponsor
    The Open Source Initiative® (OSI), the internationally recognized home of the open source software movement working to raise awareness and adoption of open source software, announced today the generous sponsorship of Cumulus Networks. Cumulus joins OSI's growing community of corporations that recognize the importance of not only investing in open source software projects and development, but also building a diverse ecosystem that promotes collaboration, enables innovation, and ensures quality. Cumulus Networks has a strong tradition of internally-driven development of original open source software, including most notably, contributions to the Linux kernel that complete the data center feature set for Linux such as Virtual Routing and Forwarding (VRF), MPLS, MLAG infrastructure, multicast routing features, etc. Cumulus' most recent open source effort is FRRouting, co-developed by a group of contributing companies in the open networking space, to enhance routing protocols. Cumulus Networks has also been a key driving member of the Open Network Install Environment (ONIE) with contributions to the Open Compute Project, Prescriptive Topology Manager--which simplifies the deployment of large L3 networks--and ifupdown2, a rewrite of Debian's tool for configuring networks that greatly simplifies large, complicated networking configurations.
  • Let's dig into how open source could KO the Silicon Valley chat silos
    There's never been a better opportunity for the world to start untangling itself from the giant Silicon Valley data harvesters than now. Last week, we revealed a plan to embed open-source chat into three quarters of the world's IMAP servers. And this may be an important development. Maybe. Google, Yahoo!, Apple and Microsoft handle around half the world's email, some 2.5 billion users, while open-source IMAP servers handle the rest, around 2.5-3 billion. Of these the Dovecot open-source server, part of the German business Open Xchange, is installed on 75 per cent of boxes. Quietly drop IM into the mix, and you've given the world a reason to leave WhatsApp.
  • Open source, agility powering enterprise IT
    Looking back over the past decade, history has certainly demonstrated that trying to predict the pace and nature of technology development is a near impossible task, writes Quentin Barnard, lead architect at redPanda Software. While analysts, business leaders and policymakers have certainly made wise predictions, businesses and individuals have to remain agile, responsive and open-minded to a wide possibility of outcomes and developments. It is also helpful, however, to reflect on key trends that have emerged in recent times — and to use this information to prepare for the years ahead. For software developers and development houses, several prominent themes emerged in 2017.
  • The Apache Software Foundation Announces Five Years of Apache® OpenOffice™ as a Top-Level Project
    The Apache Software Foundation (ASF), the all-volunteer developers, stewards, and incubators of more than 350 Open Source projects and initiatives, announced today the five-year anniversary of Apache® OpenOfficeTM, the leading Open Source office document productivity suite.
  • MakerBot Labs: new experimental 3D printing platform is MakerBot's olive branch to open source community
    New York 3D printing company MakerBot has launched MakerBot Labs, an experimental platform with open APIs, custom print modes, and an online resource-sharing site. The platform purportedly allows users to “push the limits” of 3D printing.
  • MakerBot attempts to embrace the open-source community with its new Labs platform
    The topic of open source has been a touchy one for MakerBot over the past decade. The one-time 3D-printing darling was the subject of some serious smack talk among the maker community when it stopped disclosing machine design in 2012 — a departure from the company’s roots as in the open-source Rep-Rap community. Announced this week, MakerBot Labs doesn’t mark a full return to those roots, but it does find the company carving out a niche for the DIY community that was once a driving force in its rapid growth. “I understand the history,” CEO Nadav Goshen told TechCrunch during a phone call this week, “This is one step in the direction. It’s a step to understand that there are limitations to openness. Openness for us doesn’t mean we have to compromise on quality or ease of use. We’re trying to take responsibility for both.”