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deepin 2014.3 Screencast

Wednesday 29th of April 2015 04:23:30 AM
deepin 2014.3 is the revised version. This version is the achievement after we comprehensively fixed bugs in the system and applications in the last version and optimized the performance of the last version.

Setup Nova-Docker driver && Openstack Kilo on Ubuntu 14.04 in devstack environment recoverable between reboots

Wednesday 29th of April 2015 03:26:19 AM
Step by step instruction for setting up Nova-Docker driver && Openstack Kilo on Ubuntu 14.04 in devstack environment recoverable between reboots. Also routing across LAN is described for remote access to Devstack (stack.sh) public network.

Annoying Ubuntu Boot Logo Resolution Bug Survives for at Least Five Years

Wednesday 29th of April 2015 02:29:08 AM
Many of the Ubuntu long-standing bugs have been fixed, even if some took years, but there is at least one that seems to survive from one iteration to another. We're talking of course about the Ubuntu boot logo.

Compact embedded PC runs Linux on Bay Trail

Wednesday 29th of April 2015 01:31:57 AM
Aaeon’s ruggedized, 158 x 95 x 20mm “Boxer-6403? PC offers Celeron or Atom SoCs, plus four USB ports and double helpings of GbE, serial, and mini-PCIe I/O.

HashiCorp Attacks Credentials Security With Open Source Secrets Manager

Wednesday 29th of April 2015 12:34:46 AM
HashiCorp released an early version of a new secrets manager called Vault today. The tool is designed to help protect credentials as they move across services, leaving an audit trail and even generating credentials with a limited shelf life on the fly.

Is Linux Mint better than Ubuntu?

Tuesday 28th of April 2015 11:37:35 PM
In today's open source roundup: Linux Mint versus Ubuntu. Plus: KDE releases Plasma 5.3. And screenshot tours of Debian 8 Cinnamon.

Sabayon Linux 14.05 Screencast and Screenshots

Tuesday 28th of April 2015 10:40:24 PM
Sabayon 14.05 is a modern and easy to use Linux distribution based on Gentoo, following an extreme, yet reliable, rolling-release model. This is a monthly release generated, tested and published to mirrors by our build servers containing the latest and greatest collection of software available in the Entropy repositories.

Build a remote-controlled Raspberry Pi 2 monitor for your IBM Bluemix apps

Tuesday 28th of April 2015 09:43:13 PM
Set up a Raspberry Pi 2 to monitor uptime and access time for a running IBM Bluemix app, capturing the results in a graphing app that you can deploy to Bluemix. And code a desktop application that controls the Raspberry Pi 2 monitor remotely.

Debian 8.0 LXDE Screencast

Tuesday 28th of April 2015 06:04:23 PM
After almost 24 months of constant development the Debian project is proud to present its new stable version 8 (code name 'Jessie'), which will be supported for the next 5 years thanks to the combined work of the Debian Security team and of the Debian Long Term Support team.

How to install Gibbon on a CentOS VPS

Tuesday 28th of April 2015 05:07:12 PM
Gibbon is an open source education management system created to help teachers and students to address and solve daily problems. Gibbon is a flexible application with many features, such as planner, external assessment, online application forms, messenger etc.

Is Ubuntu moving away from .deb packages? Here is the complete story

Tuesday 28th of April 2015 04:10:01 PM
After introducing Unity, HUD, Mir, Click and Snappy the sponsor of Ubuntu is now contemplating moving away from just .deb based desktop and adopting its own Snappy.

Microsoft & Education: The Song Remains the Same

Tuesday 28th of April 2015 03:12:50 PM
“The owners want me to ask you if you are anywhere near transitioning your computer donations to the Microsoft Surface Pro or Windows. Their kids attend a private school and Microsoft donates 140 units a year for their students. He wants to know when your organization can confirm that you will begin getting Reglue recipients switched over to these devices.”

PyCon 2015 conference report & video roundup

Tuesday 28th of April 2015 02:15:39 PM
This year, I attended my first PyCon, which was held in Montréal from April 8-16. PyCon changes location every two years and this year was the second one held at the Palais des Congrès in Montréal, Canada.The location was great, organization flawless, and the organizers and volunteers provided a great experience for attendees.The conference itself is divided upon three sections:read more

The Perfect Server - Debian 8 Jessie (Apache2, BIND, Dovecot, ISPConfig 3)

Tuesday 28th of April 2015 01:18:28 PM
This tutorial shows how to prepare a Debian Jessie server (with Apache2, BIND, Dovecot) for the installation of ISPConfig 3 and how to install ISPConfig 3. The webhosting control panel ISPConfig 3 allows you to configure the following services through a web browser: Apache web server, Postfix mail server, Dovecot IMAP/POP3 server, MySQL, BIND nameserver, PureFTPd, SpamAssassin, ClamAV, and many more.

An open source tool for producing and balancing energy

Tuesday 28th of April 2015 12:21:17 PM
The software development process has evolved from vendors owning, controlling, and selling proprietary software into a collaborative, open source model. The process of producing energy is going through a similar evolution.read more

A Fedora 22 beta walk-through

Tuesday 28th of April 2015 09:50:07 AM
The new Fedora, with its GNOME 3.16 interface, is an interesting, powerful Linux desktop.

Imagination to release open MIPS design to academia

Tuesday 28th of April 2015 08:52:56 AM
Imagination is releasing a free version of its Linux-ready MIPS MicroAptiv CPU to universities called “MIPSfpga,” which will offer fully transparent RTL.

Devede 4.0 Review - How Else Can You Create a VideoCD Nowadays?

Tuesday 28th of April 2015 07:55:45 AM
Devede is an application that can be used to create DVDs, VideoCD, DivX, Matroska, and pretty much anything in between. It's been a while since we heard anything about this application, but version 4.0 has been released, and we should take another closer look at it.

Install X2Go on ubuntu 14.10

Tuesday 28th of April 2015 06:58:34 AM
Install X2Go on ubuntu 14.10. X2Go enables you to access a graphical desktop of a computer over a low bandwidth (or high bandwidth) connection.X2Go is a Remote Desktop solution, which some vendors vaguely call Remote Control. This is not to be confused with Microsoft Remote Desktop Connection, which is a competing Remote Desktop solution and protocol.

Linux 4.1-rc1 kernel released

Tuesday 28th of April 2015 06:01:23 AM
Linus Torvalds has released Release Candidate 1 of the Linux 4.1 kernel, just 2 weeks after Linux 4.0 Kernel was released. The Linux 4.1 kernel adds many new features, optimizations & improvements.

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GNU/Linux: the desktop that never was

About 6 years ago, I wrote an article about why I felt that installing software in GNU/Linux was broken. It pains me to say that the situation is, sadly, exactly the same:GNU/Linux never made it to personal computers, really, and at this point it looks like it never will. http://www.freesoftwaremagazine.com/articles/gnulinux_desktop_never_was

GNU/Linux: the desktop that never was

About 6 years ago, I wrote an article about why I felt that installing software in GNU/Linux was broken. It pains me to say that the situation is, sadly, exactly the same:GNU/Linux never made it to personal computers, really, and at this point it looks like it never will. http://www.freesoftwaremagazine.com/articles/gnulinux_desktop_never_was

UK Government Analyzes Ubuntu 14.04 LTS Security

The UK government releases every year a security guidance that details various problems and security problems that are identified in systems used by the authorities. They also revealed some issues with Ubuntu 14.04 LTS, although it's not something major. Read more

AndEX Now Lets You Run Android Lollipop 5.0.2 on Your PC with Linux Kernel 4.0

The AndEX Live DVD that we introduced to you a few weeks ago has been updated today with new features, such as the latest Linux 4.0 kernel. Read more