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How to combine two graphs on Cacti

Monday 15th of June 2015 03:51:38 PM
Cacti a fantastic open source network monitoring system that is widely used to graph network elements like bandwidth, storage, processor and memory utilization. Using its web based interface, you can create and organize graphs easily. However, some advanced features like merging graphs, creating aggregate graphs using multiple sources, migration of Cacti to another server are […]Continue reading...The post How to combine two graphs on Cacti appeared first on Xmodulo.Related FAQs:How to install and configure Cacti on Linux How to monitor Linux servers with SNMP and Cacti What are useful command-line network monitors on Linux How to analyze and view Apache web server logs interactively on Linux How to enable user authentication for a Postfix SMTP server with SASL

Dell Makes the Ubuntu-Powered Inspiron 14 3000 Series Even Cheaper

Monday 15th of June 2015 02:54:27 PM
Dell is making sure that everyone knows that they are selling Ubuntu-powered laptops, and the company is now promoting them on Twitter, with a limited offer for the new Inspiron 14 3000 Series.

Best practices to build bridges between tech teams

Monday 15th of June 2015 01:57:16 PM
Robyn Bergeron makes life awesome for people participating in the Elasticsearch, Logstash, and Kibana communities. Passionate about improving ease of development and deployment of infrastructure and applications, she tirelessly advocates for end-users of open source projects, which why her current title is Operations Advocate at Elastic.read more

Cinnamon 2.6.8 Released for Linux Mint 17.2 (Rafaela) with Important Fixes

Monday 15th of June 2015 07:43:07 AM
Clement Lefebvre published details about the eight maintenance version of the stable Cinnamon 2.6 open-source desktop environment for the Linux Mint 17.2 (Rafaela) operating system.

Getting started guide to server management using Puppet

Monday 15th of June 2015 05:48:45 AM
In our scenario we are not going to run hundreds of operating systems and attempt to manage them. Our goal will be much simpler than that. In fact we are going to run only two separate systems running puppet master and puppet agent. Thus through the master puppet server we will attempt to configure a remote node and install "hello" package using puppet agent. This will be done with a bare minimum configuration possible.

SELF Saturday: Linux Under a ‘Carolina Blue’ Sky

Monday 15th of June 2015 03:54:23 AM
It seems that keeping the code we depend on maintained has come to resemble how we deal with our highways. We love to build new highways and bridges, but keeping the ones we have properly maintained and safe, not so much — it’s not sexy. Evidently this isn’t just affecting small projects. Nalley pointed to Git, where a single person has written 50 percent of the code over the last two years. Or Perl, where three people are writing over 50 percent of the code.

Docker Popularity Spawns Need for Container Monitoring

Monday 15th of June 2015 02:00:01 AM
The open-source Docker application container virtualization technology is becoming increasingly popular, spawning a need for distributed monitoring capabilities. To help organizations understand what tools are available for container monitoring, Docker last week announced a new Ecosystem Technology Partner (ETP) program that is starting off with six vendors that have integrated with Docker for monitoring.

The simple guide to bitcoins using Electrum

Monday 15th of June 2015 12:05:39 AM
Bitcoin is the most established digital currency available today. It provides a safe, anonymous way to send and receive a virtual currency everybody trusts. However, managing bitcoins is not quite as simple as managing a bank account. In this article I will explain how to manage your bitcoins using Electrum. Please note that in this article I will provide working knowledge of how to use Electrum, without entering the mysterious land of cryptography and technical details of Bitcoin.

Linux Kernel 3.18.15 Longterm Released, Install/Update In Ubuntu 15.05 And Other Derivatives

Sunday 14th of June 2015 10:11:17 PM
Recently Linux Kernel 3.18.15 has been announced. The Kernel includes several bug fixes. Latest Linux Kernel includes new features, bug fixes and improve security. Updating/Upgrading Linux Kernel is recommended.

Cinnamon 2.6 : Here’s What’s New

Sunday 14th of June 2015 08:16:55 PM
Cinnamon 2.6, the latest version of cinnamon desktop environment has been released and announced few week ago by linux Mint Developer (Clement Lefebvre) via Linux Mint Segfault blog

Linux Humor on the Command-line

Sunday 14th of June 2015 06:22:33 PM
The desktop is full of eye candy. It enhances the visual experience and, in some cases, can also increase functionality of software. But it also makes software fun. Working on the command-line does not have to be always serious. If you want some fun on the command-line, there are lots of commands to raise a smile.

3 Ways Debian Needs To Improve

Sunday 14th of June 2015 04:28:11 PM
This article lists 3 ways in which Debian needs to improve and not one is to do with the product itself. The website is ridiculously complicated, live ISOs are not UEFI bootable and the installer has over 20 screens.

Allwinner joins the Linux Foundation

Sunday 14th of June 2015 02:33:49 PM
Allwinner, a fabless semiconductor design company from China is joining the Linux Foundation. Allwinner is known from its SoCs for Android tablets and other devices.

How To Dual Boot Debian And Windows 8.1

Sunday 14th of June 2015 12:39:27 PM
This guide shows how to dual boot Windows 8.1 and Debian Jessie. This is a fairly simple process but not necessarily obvious as the Live Disks are useless on UEFI based computers.

Meet Fedora 22 KDE : Include Video Overview and Screenshot

Sunday 14th of June 2015 10:45:05 AM
Fedora 22 KDE is an Fedora Spins based-on Fedora 22 featuring KDE Plasma 5 as the main desktop environment. Fedora 22 KDE Plasma comes with many pre-selected top quality applications that suit all modern desktop use cases – from online communication like web browsing, instant messaging and electronic mail correspondence,

Facebook ditches HTML mobe future in favour of Zuck-flavoured Java

Sunday 14th of June 2015 08:50:43 AM
React Native – It's Javascript with a hint of nutritious, ad-friendly lock-inFacebook has ruled out a return to platform-neutral HTML5 for mobile, dedicating itself to a future of React Native – its own Javascript framework.…

Linux Real Time scenarios & Issues with their solutions

Sunday 14th of June 2015 06:56:21 AM
List of Linux Real Time scenarios & Issues with their solutions

How to Install Trident on an Ubuntu 14.04 VPS

Sunday 14th of June 2015 05:01:59 AM
In this tutorial we are going to provide you with step-by-step instructions on how to install Trident on an Ubuntu VPS. Trident is one of the best open source social content management platforms. It is used to create responsive, highly customizable and easy to manage social network websites.

BlackBerry on Android? It makes perfect sense

Sunday 14th of June 2015 03:07:37 AM
Secure, well-managed, compatible with apps – think about it. Four months ago, BlackBerry announced it was porting key features of its BlackBerry OS software to Android and iOS – stuff like its onscreen keyboard, Universal Search, and the notification Hub.

Ubuntu's Unity 8 and Mir Get Another Massive, Exciting New Update

Sunday 14th of June 2015 01:13:15 AM
Kevin Gunn dropped an email on June 12 informing us about an exciting new update for the Unity 8 and Mir technologies of the Ubuntu Linux operating system.

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It's Now Easier Managing Systemd In KDE

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See How Your Linux PC Compares To The Core i7 5775C With Iris 6200 Graphics

Now that I seem to have found a workaround for my Core i7 5775C Broadwell Linux issue that resulted in very frequent kernel panics, it's off to the benchmark races. Here are some preliminary Linux benchmark figures for this first socketed Intel Broadwell LGA-1150 desktop CPU with Iris 6200 graphics. Read more

Oxide Vulnerabilities Closed in Ubuntu OSes

Canonical has revealed some details in a security notice about a few Oxide vulnerabilities that have been found and repaired in Ubuntu 15.04, Ubuntu 14.10, and Ubuntu 14.04 LTS operating systems. Read more