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Apache Software Foundation's Code-Base Valued At $20 Billion USD

Thursday 15th of August 2019 06:00:00 PM

The Apache Software Foundation's 2019 report values their code-base at more than $20 billion USD using the COCOMO 2 model for estimating.

EPEL-8.0 released

Thursday 15th of August 2019 05:00:00 PM

EPEL stands for Extra Packages for Enterprise Linux and is a subcommunity of the Fedora and CentOS projects

How to Check for Listening Ports in Linux

Thursday 15th of August 2019 04:00:00 PM

Learn how to find out which services are listening on which ports using the netstat, ss and lsof commands.

Convert Filenames to Lowercase through Ubuntu Command Line

Thursday 15th of August 2019 03:00:00 PM

Learn two ways to convert all files and folder names in a given path to lowercase, simply through the command line.

Immutable Linux with Silverblue: My favorite superpower

Thursday 15th of August 2019 02:00:00 PM

As a security guy, I approve of defense-in-depth, which is why I like Silverblue.

SSLH - Share A Same Port For HTTPS And SSH

Thursday 15th of August 2019 01:00:00 PM

ostechnix: SSLH, a SSL/SSH multiplexer, allows us to share a same port for https, ssh on Linux.

How to Reinstall Ubuntu in Dual Boot or Single Boot Mode

Thursday 15th of August 2019 12:00:00 PM

 itFOSS: If you are tired of fixing your system, reinstalling would be the quick and dirty way to get out of it.

The Linux Foundation's Open Source Summit is a Proprietary Software Marketing Venue

Thursday 15th of August 2019 02:00:00 AM

 Techrights: Roy isn't exactly a fan of the Linux Foundation...

NVIDIA 435.17 Linux Beta Driver Adds PRIME Offloading For Vulkan and OpenGL+GLX

Wednesday 14th of August 2019 09:00:00 PM

LinuxUprising: The latest NVIDIA 435.17 Linux beta driver has added Vulkan and OpenGL+GLX support for PRIME render offload.

How to Add User to Sudoers in CentOS

Wednesday 14th of August 2019 08:00:00 PM

sudo is a command-line utility designed to allow trusted users to run commands as another user, by default the root user.

Listen to Online Radio on Ubuntu through Cantata

Wednesday 14th of August 2019 07:00:00 PM

In this article, we will explain how you can install Cantata to your Ubuntu through the official Ubuntu repositories, and also through the PPA (for the latest version).

Mozilla revamps Firefox's HTTPS address bar information

Wednesday 14th of August 2019 06:00:00 PM

Mozilla plans to make changes to the information that the organization's Firefox browser displays in its address bar when it connects to sites.

Xfce 4.14 Desktop Officially Released, This is What’s New

Wednesday 14th of August 2019 05:00:00 PM

It’s been in development for over 4 years, but this weekend finally saw the long-awaited release of Xfce 4.14.

What open source is not

Wednesday 14th of August 2019 04:00:00 PM

opensource.com: Here are some things that are not central to what open source is and where it’s going.

How to Append to End of a File in Linux

Wednesday 14th of August 2019 03:00:00 PM

Linoxide: Learn different ways to append text to the end of a file in Linux.

Reiser4 File-System Port Updated For The Linux 5.1 + Linux 5.2 Kernels

Wednesday 14th of August 2019 02:00:00 PM

Phoronix: Bringing Reiser4 to the Linux 5.1 kernel required various changes to the block layer's interface.

Cast To TV v10 GNOME Extension Adds Support For Casting To Other Linux Devices

Wednesday 14th of August 2019 01:00:00 PM

Cast to TV is a GNOME Shell extension to cast videos, music and pictures to Chromecast or other devices over a local network.

How to Avoid Server Reboots with Ubuntu Livepatch

Wednesday 14th of August 2019 12:00:00 PM

Ubuntu livepatch can avoid server reboot without compromising security.

Easy rTorrent + ruTorrent Installation And Configuration Script For Debian Or Ubuntu

Wednesday 14th of August 2019 02:00:00 AM

Installing and setting up rTorrent and ruTorrent on an Ubuntu or Debian server can be a complicated, tedious task, specially for inexperienced users.

Killing zombies, Linux style

Tuesday 13th of August 2019 10:00:00 PM

Confused about zombie processes, what they are, what they cause, and how to get rid of them?

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MicroK8s Gets Powerful Add-ons

We are excited to announce new Cilium and Helm add-ons, coming to MicroK8s! These add-ons add even more power to your Kubernetes environment built on MicroK8s. The Cilium CNI plugin brings enhanced networking features, including Kubernetes NetworkPolicy support, to MicroK8s. You’ll also get direct CLI access to Cilium within MicroK8s using the microk8s.cilium wrapper. If you do not already have a version of cilium installed you can alias microk8s.cilium to cilium using the following command: snap alias microk8s.cilium cilium Helm, the package manager for Kubernetes will allow even easier management of your MicroK8s environment. Read more

Save Web Pages As Single HTML Files For Offline Use With Monolith (Console)

Monolith is a command line tool to save any web page as a single HTML file that contains everything needed to render web page locally, without needing a working Internet connection. Use this to save web pages containing documentation, wiki articles, and anything else that interests you, for local/offline use. Since the web pages are saved in plain HTML, use a tool that can search in files to quickly find the web page you're looking for. Unlike the regular "Save page as" (or Ctrl + s) option provided by web browsers to save web pages to your computer, which saves web page assets in a folder next to the saved web page, this command line tool retrieves the web page assets and converts them into base64 data URLs, using that in the document instead of the regular URLs. As a result, page assets like Javascript, CSS or images are embedded in the page HTML, so all you need is a web browser to access the locally saved web page. Read more

Welcome to the August 2019 Friends of GNOME Update!

Neil, Molly, and Rosanna went to OSCON, in Portland, OR. While there, we met with people from other free software projects and companies developing open source, or with open source programs offices. Following OSCON, there was the West Coast Hackfest, during which the Documentation, GTK, and Engagement teams met and got a bunch of work done. There are some photos you can check out on our Twitter account. Molly attended FrOSCon, giving a keynote entitled “Open Source Citizenship for Everyone!” On September 17th, Molly will be at GitLab Commit in Brooklyn, NY. Federico Mena will be at CCOSS in Guadalajara, México, September 14 – 15th. There he will run a workshop on GNOME and deliver a keynote presentation. Read more

Cryptocurrency OS Makes It Easy to Buy and Spend Digital Cash

Cryptocurrency OS is a specialty Linux distribution that serves a niche user market destined to grow as the crypto economy continues to develop. This distro is packed with all the tools you need to create and manage your crypto accounts. It also is a fully functional Linux operating system. It is easy to use this distro as your daily computing platform. Read more