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System76’s Oryx Pro Linux Laptop Gets a 4K OLED Display and DDR5 RAM

Wednesday 28th of September 2022 11:08:17 PM
System76 announced today a new update to its Oryx Pro Linux-powered laptop that brings a 4K display and newer RAM options to make it the fastest Oryx Pro model yet.

Fedora 37 Drops the Hardware Accelerated Video Decoding

Wednesday 28th of September 2022 09:25:22 PM
A recent change in open-source Mesa package config file in Fedora 37 disables the decoding of h264dec, h264enc, h265dec, h265enc, vc1dec via GPU.

Open Source Initiative expands its role to AI and machine learning

Wednesday 28th of September 2022 07:42:26 PM
Over the last 20 years, the OSI has been the guardian of open-source licenses, but now it will also address non-open-source licenses more and AI[he]#039[/he]s role in software development.

Build an open source project using this essential advice

Wednesday 28th of September 2022 05:59:30 PM
With the ecosystem booming, many developers want to get in and build new open source projects. The question is: How do you achieve that successfully?This article will demystify the lifecycle and structure of open source projects...

We interviewed Linux OS through an AI bot to discover its secrets

Wednesday 28th of September 2022 04:16:34 PM
In the world's first operating system interview, Linux tells all about Windows, Torvalds, and its favorite distro.

Late but lustrous, a fresh remix of Ubuntu emerges

Wednesday 28th of September 2022 02:33:39 PM
UbuntuDDE 22.04 is colorful, and with slightly less Chinese flavor than Ubuntu KylinThe team behind the unofficial Ubuntu remix with the Deepin desktop has rolled out an updated version based on the current Ubuntu long-term support release.…

165+ JavaScript terms you need to know

Wednesday 28th of September 2022 05:29:28 AM
JavaScript is a rich language, with sometimes a seemingly overwhelming number of libraries and frameworks. With so many options available, it's sometimes useful to just look at the language itself and keep in mind its core components. This glossary covers the core JavaScript language, syntax, and functions.

Removing an obsolete AMD fix makes Linux kernel 6 quicker

Wednesday 28th of September 2022 03:46:33 AM
Performance-killing workaround rediscovered after 20 years. An ancient fix for power management issues on AMD systems has been reducing Linux's performance since 2002. Now it's gone.…

Box PC packs Rockchip X3588 chipset and runs on Android 12.0

Wednesday 28th of September 2022 02:03:37 AM
Polywell Computers recently unveiled a fanless Box PC integrating the Rockchip 3588 SoC to target digital kiosks, network security and other commercial applications. The X58 Box PC offers up to 8GB of RAM, 64GB of eMMC storage, dual GbE LAN ports and onboard wireless connectivity. The RK3588 SoC consists of a quad-core A76 (up to […]

Is it a bird? Is it Microsoft Office? No, it's Onlyoffice: Version 7.2 released

Wednesday 28th of September 2022 12:20:41 AM
The other open-source productivity suite gets a version bump. The latest point-release of Onlyoffice, a free Microsoft Office-compatible suite, is here with multiple small improvements and better support for Asian and African writing systems.…

Plasma Mobile Gear 22.09 Is Out for Your Phone and Tablet with a New Default Homescreen

Tuesday 27th of September 2022 10:37:45 PM
The KDE Project announced today Plasma Mobile Gear 22.09 as a new update full of goodies for KDE’s privacy-respecting, open-source, and secure phone and tablet ecosystem.

Pwndrop on Linode

Tuesday 27th of September 2022 08:54:50 PM
When I first ran across PwnDrop, I was intrigued at what the developers had in mind with it. For instance, if you're a white-hat hacker and are looking to share exploits safely with your client, you might use a service like PwnDrop. If you're a journalist communicating with, well, just about anyone who is trying to keep their identity secret, you might use a service like PwnDrop. In this tutorial, we're going to look at how easy it is to set up and use in just a few minutes.

How to Install Python Pip on Ubuntu 22.04

Tuesday 27th of September 2022 06:46:37 PM
Pip is a package manager for Python used to install, upgrade, configure and manage project dependencies.

Get change alerts from any website with this open source tool

Tuesday 27th of September 2022 05:03:42 PM
The project provides a simple yet highly capable, open source solution for website change detection and notification...

How to Install Magento 2.4 on Debian 11

Tuesday 27th of September 2022 03:20:46 PM
Magento is a very well-known e-commerce platform and highly customizable application. It offers open-source and commercial versions to help developers build eCommerce websites.

Saving Money with Linux: Computer Off, No Power Usage?

Tuesday 27th of September 2022 01:37:50 PM
We often see statements such as “If something doesn’t need to be on, switch it off at the wall or unplug it”. How relevant is that statement for a computer?

20-year-old Linux workaround is still slowing down AMD systems

Tuesday 27th of September 2022 11:54:55 AM
AMD has come a long way since 2002, but the Linux kernel still treats modern Threadrippers like Athlon-era systems—at least in one potentially lag-inducing respect.

How to Install Steam on Chromebook

Tuesday 27th of September 2022 07:38:28 AM
If you install Steam on your Chromebook, you can play many Windows games. This is a step-by-step guide to installing Steam.

Raspberry Pi OS Has a New Release to Improve Detection of Bluetooth HID Devices

Tuesday 27th of September 2022 05:55:32 AM
The Raspberry Pi Foundation released a new version of their Debian-based Raspberry Pi OS distribution for Raspberry Pi single-board computers to improve existing Bluetooth functionality and fix several bugs.

Pop OS 22.10 is Not Under Development to Focus on Rust-based COSMIC

Tuesday 27th of September 2022 04:12:37 AM
System 76 is skipping the Pop OS 22.10 release in October to focus time and development effort on the new Rust-based COSMIC DE.

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    In this tutorial, we are going to explore how to install go on Ubuntu 22.04 Golang is an open-source programming language that is easy to learn and use. It is built-in concurrency and has a robust standard library. It is reliable, builds fast, and efficient software that scales fast. Its concurrency mechanisms make it easy to write programs that get the most out of multicore and networked machines, while its novel-type systems enable flexible and modular program constructions. Go compiles quickly to machine code and has the convenience of garbage collection and the power of run-time reflection. In this guide, we are going to learn how to install golang 1.19beta on Ubuntu 22.04. Go 1.19beta1 is not yet released. There is so much work in progress with all the documentation.

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  • How To Install MongoDB on AlmaLinux 9 - idroot

    In this tutorial, we will show you how to install MongoDB on AlmaLinux 9. For those of you who didn’t know, MongoDB is a high-performance, highly scalable document-oriented NoSQL database. Unlike in SQL databases where data is stored in rows and columns inside tables, in MongoDB, data is structured in JSON-like format inside records which are referred to as documents. The open-source attribute of MongoDB as a database software makes it an ideal candidate for almost any database-related project. This article assumes you have at least basic knowledge of Linux, know how to use the shell, and most importantly, you host your site on your own VPS. The installation is quite simple and assumes you are running in the root account, if not you may need to add ‘sudo‘ to the commands to get root privileges. I will show you the step-by-step installation of the MongoDB NoSQL database on AlmaLinux 9. You can follow the same instructions for CentOS and Rocky Linux.

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  • Self-host a Ghost Blog With Traefik

    Ghost is a very popular open-source content management system. Started as an alternative to WordPress and it went on to become an alternative to Substack by focusing on membership and newsletter. The creators of Ghost offer managed Pro hosting but it may not fit everyone's budget. Alternatively, you can self-host it on your own cloud servers. On Linux handbook, we already have a guide on deploying Ghost with Docker in a reverse proxy setup. Instead of Ngnix reverse proxy, you can also use another software called Traefik with Docker. It is a popular open-source cloud-native application proxy, API Gateway, Edge-router, and more. I use Traefik to secure my websites using an SSL certificate obtained from Let's Encrypt. Once deployed, Traefik can automatically manage your certificates and their renewals. In this tutorial, I'll share the necessary steps for deploying a Ghost blog with Docker and Traefik.

Red Hat Hires a Blind Software Engineer to Improve Accessibility on Linux Desktop

Accessibility on a Linux desktop is not one of the strongest points to highlight. However, GNOME, one of the best desktop environments, has managed to do better comparatively (I think). In a blog post by Christian Fredrik Schaller (Director for Desktop/Graphics, Red Hat), he mentions that they are making serious efforts to improve accessibility. Starting with Red Hat hiring Lukas Tyrychtr, who is a blind software engineer to lead the effort in improving Red Hat Enterprise Linux, and Fedora Workstation in terms of accessibility. Read more

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