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Learning bash scripting for beginners

Thursday 5th of January 2017 06:00:00 PM

 Nixcraft: Bash (Bourne-Again SHell) is a Linux and Unix-like system shell or command language interpreter.

Ringing in 2017 with 90 hacker-friendly single board computers

Thursday 5th of January 2017 05:00:00 PM

 hackerboards: Our New Year's guide to hacker-friendly single board computers turned up 90 boards, ranging from powerful media playing rigs to power-sipping IoT platforms.

MongoDB Data Being Held For Ransom

Thursday 5th of January 2017 04:00:00 PM

Those deploying MongoDB on AWS appear to be most vulnerable to an attack that is wiping data and then demanding a bitcoin ransom.

Linux 2017: With great power comes great responsibility

Thursday 5th of January 2017 03:00:00 PM

 ZDnet: Linux and open-source software now run the world and that means we need to work harder than ever to make sure it's trustworthy.

How to compile and install tarsanp on a Ubuntu/Debian Linux

Thursday 5th of January 2017 02:00:00 PM

Nixcraft: A Tarsnap service is a secure online backup system for Linux, OSX, *BSD or UNIX-like system.

Inkscape 0.92 Open-Source SVG Graphics Editor Arrives with Exciting New Features

Thursday 5th of January 2017 01:00:00 PM

Coming eleven months after the release of Inkscape 0.91, the new version promises exciting new features like mesh gradients

MAME 0.181 Open-Source Arcade Machine Emulator to Support Sega's Altered Beast

Thursday 5th of January 2017 12:00:00 PM

MAME 0.181 comes exactly one month after the release of the MAME 0.180 series

Snappy vs. Flatpak: Unified Linux Packaging Systems

Thursday 5th of January 2017 07:00:00 AM

ServerWatch: Mark Shuttleworth, founder of Ubuntu Linux talks Snappy.

Absolute Linux Caters to the Slackware Crowd

Wednesday 4th of January 2017 10:00:00 PM

LinuxInsider: Absolute Linux is a distro that raises the question: Is it really worth the bother?

Three useful Gedit plugins for programmers

Wednesday 4th of January 2017 09:00:00 PM

 HowToForge: Gedit offers almost all the features expected from a basic text editor, but if that's not enough for some reason, you can add more functionality to it through plugins.

DronePan: An app that captures panorama views with your aircraft

Wednesday 4th of January 2017 08:00:00 PM

The age of open source consumer drones is upon us.

4MLinux 20.2 Distro Out Now with Linux Kernel 4.4.39, New Broadcom Wi-Fi Drivers

Wednesday 4th of January 2017 07:00:00 PM

4MLinux 20.2 has landed, as the latest and most advanced ISO respin of the 4MLinux 20.0 stable series of the independently-developed Linux distro

Red Hat CloudForms 4.2 Improves Hybrid Cloud Management

Wednesday 4th of January 2017 06:00:00 PM

eWEEK: New release of Red Hat's hybrid cloud management platform provides improved container, Microsoft Azure, Google Cloud Platform and OpenStack capabilities.

By Jove! It's a lightweight alternative to Vim

Wednesday 4th of January 2017 05:00:00 PM

Some people like Vim as a text editor, and other people like Emacs. Having such different opinions are the way of the UNIX world. I'm an Emacs user...

How To Find Installed Applications With Installed Size In Linux

Wednesday 4th of January 2017 04:00:00 PM

Find installed applications along with the disk space consumed by them in Linux.

How to Install Qgit Viewer in Ubuntu

Wednesday 4th of January 2017 03:00:00 PM

 MakeTechEasier: Qgit Viewer is a Qt-based Git-viewing tool for Linux.

5 Ways to Find a Binary Command Description and Location on File System

Wednesday 4th of January 2017 02:00:00 PM

 tecmint: With the thousands of commands/programs available in Linux systems, knowing the type and purpose of a given command as well as its location (absolute path) on the system can be a little challenge for newbies.

KDE's Kirigami 2.0 Framework for Convergent UIs Enters Beta with New Features

Wednesday 4th of January 2017 01:00:00 PM

 softpedia: It looks like the Beta of the major 2.0 release is ready for developers interesting in test driving it to produce convergent UIs.

CVS Health CIO: Why doing what you say matters in IT

Wednesday 4th of January 2017 07:00:00 AM

 Enterprisersproject: How IT leaders can drive positive changes in the way their IT team communicates and behaves.

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Ubuntu 16.04.2 LTS Delayed Until February 2, Will Bring Linux 4.8, Newer Mesa

If you've been waiting to upgrade your Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus) operating system to the 16.04.2 point release, which should have hit the streets a couple of days ago, you'll have to wait until February 2. We hate to give you guys bad news, but Canonical's engineers are still working hard these days to port all the goodies from the Ubuntu 16.10 (Yakkety Yak) repositories to Ubuntu 16.04 LTS, which is a long-term supported version, until 2019. These include the Linux 4.8 kernel packages and an updated graphics stack based on a newer X.Org Server version and Mesa 3D Graphics Library. Read more