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Dead Cells: The Queen and the Sea announced for 2022

Thursday 2nd of December 2021 12:45:57 PM
Developers at Motion Twin / Evil Empire have announced Dead Cells: The Queen and the Sea DLC that will be releasing in early 2022 (Q1) and it has a teaser.

How to Install OpenEMR on Ubuntu 20.04 with a LAMP Stack

Thursday 2nd of December 2021 11:44:25 AM
OpenEMR is a popular open-source software for the healthcare industry. It offers electronic health records and medical practice management solutions.

Beijing wants to level up China's software industry, with an emphasis on FOSS

Thursday 2nd of December 2021 10:42:53 AM
China's software industry is underperforming internationally and needs to lean into open source technology to improve, the nation's Ministry of Industry and Information Technology (MIIT) on Tuesday. "Software is the soul of a new generation of information technology, the foundation of digital economic development, and the key support for the construction of manufacturing power, network power and digital China," according to a (machine-translated) announcement from the Ministry.

Writing and unit testing a Python application to query the RPM database

Thursday 2nd of December 2021 09:41:21 AM
When installing software on a Linux system, your package manager keeps track of what's installed, what it's dependent upon, what it provides, and much more. The usual way to look at that metadata is through your package manager. In the case of Fedora or Red Hat Enterprise Linux, it is the RPM database.

How To Backup And Restore Files Using Borg In Linux

Thursday 2nd of December 2021 08:39:49 AM
This tutorial explains what is BorgBackup and how to backup and restore files using Borg in Linux and Unix-like systems.

New Ubuntu Linux Kernel Security Patches Address 6 Vulnerabilities, Update Now

Thursday 2nd of December 2021 07:38:17 AM
Canonical published today new Linux kernel security updates for all supported Ubuntu releases to address several security vulnerabilities discovered lately by various security researchers.

Use BespokeSynth on Fedora Linux

Thursday 2nd of December 2021 06:36:45 AM
Sun Aug 14 10:36:37 2016, this is the birth date of BespokeSynth. Since that date, BespokeSynth has grown a lot; both in terms of its user base and the size of its codebase. BespokeSynth is an application for performing modular synthesis. Because it has been written by a newcomer to modular synthesis, it is quite different from the usual modular synthesizer. Note: I am the manager of the LinuxMAO / Audinux Copr repository.

Celebrating Pocket’s Best of 2021

Thursday 2nd of December 2021 05:35:13 AM
We aren’t the only ones putting out Top 10 content lists or Year in Reviews, but we’d argue these lists are different from the rest — a cut above. Pocket readers are a discerning bunch: they gravitate to fascinating long reads that deeply immerse readers in a story or subject; explainers that demystify complex or poorly understood topics; big ideas that challenge us to think and maybe even act differently; and great advice for all facets of life.

How To Install Kuma on Ubuntu 20.04

Thursday 2nd of December 2021 04:33:41 AM
Kuma is an open source monitoring tool like “Uptime Robot” written in Nodejs.

Edit audio on Linux with Audacity

Thursday 2nd of December 2021 03:32:09 AM
The Audacity sound editor is one of those open source applications that filled a niche that seemingly nobody else realized existed. Initially developed at Carnegie Mellon University at a time when many people still thought computers were just for office and schoolwork, and you required special DSP peripherals for serious multimedia work. Audacity recognized that, occasionally, the average computer user needed to edit audio. The Audacity team has consistently provided an open source application for recording and cleaning up sound in the two decades since.

Krita 5.0 Arrives Just in Time for Christmas, New Beta Is Out Now for Public Testing

Thursday 2nd of December 2021 02:32:59 AM
The upcoming Krita 5.0 free and open-source digital painting app has been slated for release before the Christmas holidays and a new beta release is now available for public testing.

15 Utilities, Scripts and Ways to Interrogate Your PC

Thursday 2nd of December 2021 01:31:27 AM
There are plenty of tools that delve deep to find everything you need to know. And if you need assistance from others, they will find the information invaluable. Here’s our guide to the commands that you should familiarise yourself with.

How To Use Guake Terminal Under Wayland (GNOME)

Thursday 2nd of December 2021 12:49:32 AM
This article explains how to get Guake drop-down terminal to work properly under Wayland (GNOME). Guake is a Python-based drop-down terminal for the GNOME desktop which includes split terminal functionality, session save/restore (restores panes and tabs), support for transparency, and many other features.

NixOS 21.11 “Porcupine” Released with Many Improvements

Thursday 2nd of December 2021 12:04:30 AM
NixOS is a Linux distribution that is entirely different than what one can expect from a regular Linux distro. Now NixOS 21.11 “Porcupine” is here, but default Nix version remains at 2.3 point release rather than Nix 2.4.

Xfce’s Apps Update for November 2021: New Releases of Mousepad, Ristretto, and Whisker Menu

Wednesday 1st of December 2021 11:02:58 PM
The November 2021 issue of my exclusive “Xfce’s Apps Update” monthly roundup is out now and it’s packed with news about some of your favorite Xfce applications, plugins, and tools.

Caves & Cliffs: Part II has arrived for Minecraft

Wednesday 1st of December 2021 10:59:39 PM
Caves & Cliffs: Part II is out now for Minecraft, bringing with it some huge changes to the world generation to make the exploration much more interesting.

Help the FSF tech team maintain email services in freedom

Wednesday 1st of December 2021 10:17:16 PM
The Free Software Foundation's (FSF) tech team is a small but dedicated team of three staff. With your support, and with the help of volunteers and interns, we run hundreds of services on a few dozen physical machines in four data centers.

OpenPrinting Releases CUPS 2.4 With AirPrint, OAuth 2.0 Support

Wednesday 1st of December 2021 09:34:53 PM
Earlier this year OpenPrinting took over development of the CUPS print server with Apple no longer interested in handling the future development of this open-source Linux/macOS/Unix/Solaris print server. Out this week is CUPS 2.4 as the first major release under the guidance of OpenPrinting.

New Linux Foundation Project Accelerates Collaboration on Container Systems Between Enterprise and High-Performance Computing Environments

Wednesday 1st of December 2021 08:52:31 PM
The Linux Foundation, the nonprofit organization enabling mass innovation through open source, today announced it will host the Apptainer project. Formerly the Singularity project, Apptainer is the most widely used container system for High-Performance (HPC) computing and is one of the container systems uniquely suited for both enterprise and HPC use cases. It is designed to execute applications at bare-metal performance while being secure, portable and completely reproducible.

How to Install and Configure Nginx on Ubuntu

Wednesday 1st of December 2021 08:10:08 PM
Web applications have gained wide popularity over the past few years as a means of providing services to different clients. With a web application, you can reach out to a wider audience regardless of the device or operating system they are using.

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