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The Ars guide to building a Linux router from scratch

Tuesday 19th of April 2016 05:00:00 PM

Ars Technica: Remember how our homebrew router embarrassed off-the-shelf options? Go make your own.

Oracle Updates VirtualBox 5.0.18

Tuesday 19th of April 2016 04:00:00 PM

InternetNews: VirtualBox gets updated for Linux 4.6

Some Of What You Can Find On Mozilla's Servo Roadmap

Tuesday 19th of April 2016 03:00:00 PM

Phoronix: There are a lot of other exciting items on the roadmap for developers working on Mozilla's Servo next-generation engine written in Rust.

Getting started with Docker

Tuesday 19th of April 2016 02:00:00 PM

 ostechnix: Good starting points for those new to Docker.

Richard Stallman Talks GNU, Linux, Terrorism and French Politics

Tuesday 19th of April 2016 01:00:00 PM

 The VAR Guy: RMS is still a voice to be reckoned with ...

Ubuntu-Based Escuelas Linux 4.4 Released for Schools as a Windows XP Replacement

Tuesday 19th of April 2016 12:00:00 PM

 softpedia: The biggest news of the Escuelas Linux 4.4 release is that the OS has been rebased on the recently announced Bodhi Linux 3.2 distribution

How To Create A Linux Mint USB Drive Using Windows 10

Tuesday 19th of April 2016 11:00:00 AM

 EveryDayLinuxUser: You can create a bootable Linux drive, without Linux.

Don't be surprised when Microsoft Android shows up

Tuesday 19th of April 2016 06:00:00 AM

ComputerWorld: Evidence points to a potential Microsoft Android future

Rugged SBC runs Debian on i.MX286, offers supercap backup

Tuesday 19th of April 2016 02:00:00 AM

 Hackerboards: Technologic's open-spec "TS-7680" SBC runs Debian on an ARM9 i.MX286, and offers up to 4GB eMMC, WiFi, BT, wide-range power, and -40 to 85 degrees C.

Finding the signal in the noise of Linux system monitoring

Monday 18th of April 2016 10:00:00 PM

 opensource.com: What's your favorite system monitoring tool?

Clementine Music Player Scores Juicy New Update

Monday 18th of April 2016 09:00:00 PM

OMG Ubuntu: Can you believe that it’s been over 2 years since the last stable release of Clementine?

Hortonworks Ramps Up Hadoop Security

Monday 18th of April 2016 08:00:00 PM

LinuxInsider: Hadoop is an open source framework for storing and processing big data in a distributed environment across clusters of computers using simple programming models.

An Introduction to GNOME Maps

Monday 18th of April 2016 07:00:00 PM

Linux.com: If you’ve never used GNOME Maps, you’re in for a treat

Possible SATA Power Management Improvements For Linux

Monday 18th of April 2016 06:00:00 PM

Phoronix: Linux kernel developer Matthew Garrett has revised his work around improving power management for modern Intel systems via SATA.

How Badlock Was Discovered and Fixed

Monday 18th of April 2016 05:00:00 PM

Severity analysis of vulnerabilities by experts from the information security industry is rarely based on real code review. I

Ubuntu Linux continues to dominate OpenStack and other clouds

Monday 18th of April 2016 04:00:00 PM

 ZDnet: Give me some of that Ubuntu Juju magic...

KDE Plasma 5.7 Desktop Environment to Offer a Much-Improved Audio Volume Applet

Monday 18th of April 2016 03:00:00 PM

 softpedia: David Rosca has been working hard in the past few months to add many cool new features to the Audio Volume applet

Organizing the OpenStack community locally and globally

Monday 18th of April 2016 02:00:00 PM

 opensource.com: Inteview with Cloudify's open source community lead at GigaSpaces

Install and Configure Openstack Neutron's LBaaS (Load Balancer as a Service) On CentOS 7

Monday 18th of April 2016 01:00:00 PM

 LinuxPitStop: Openstack is the most widely used open source cloud system which lets you set up complex private and public cloud infrastructures with great ease. I

Understanding LXC and LXD, Canonical's Open Source Container Solution

Monday 18th of April 2016 12:00:00 PM

 The VAR Guy: A primer explaining LXC and LXD, open source container platforms developed largely by Canonical, as well as how they compare to Docker and CoreOS rkt.

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pfSense 2.3 Open-Source BSD Firewall Gets Patch That Fixes NTP Security Issues

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Contributing to open source software with Ian Varley of Salesforce

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IPFire 2.19 Core Update 101 Patches Cross-Site-Scripting Vulnerability in Web UI

The development team behind the IPFire software have announced the general availability of the Core Update 101 of the IPFire 2.19 Linux kernel-based firewall distribution. Read more