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How to Install MariaDB 10.7 on Ubuntu 20.04

Thursday 18th of November 2021 01:06:07 AM
In the following tutorial, you will learn how to install MariaDB 10.7 on Ubuntu 20.04 LTS Focal Fossa.

Unsplash Wallpapers is an Unsplash Desktop Open Source App

Wednesday 17th of November 2021 11:55:27 PM
Unsplash Wallpapers is a nifty open source tool for automatic changing of wallpapers.

3 interesting ways to use the Linux cowsay command

Wednesday 17th of November 2021 10:41:07 PM
Most of the time, a terminal is a productivity powerhouse. But there's more to the terminal than commands and configurations. Among all the outstanding open source software out there, some of it has been written just for fun. I've written about fun commands before, but this article is about just one: the venerable cowsay command.

From Godot to RPM

Wednesday 17th of November 2021 09:26:47 PM
Godot is a well known open source game engine. Both open source and closed source games use the system. The Godot packages for Fedora run these games but no RPM package examples exist. Learn how to package Godot games for Fedora Linux.

How To Install Magento 2.4.3 on Ubuntu 20.04

Wednesday 17th of November 2021 08:12:27 PM
Magento is a highly popular open-source e-commerce platform written in PHP. It is completely customizable to every user’s requirements, thus allowing them to create and launch a fully functional online store in minutes, making it an excellent choice for businesses looking to have an online shop set up without hassle.

Clapper – GNOME media player built using GJS with GTK4 toolkit

Wednesday 17th of November 2021 06:58:07 PM
Clapper is a GNOME media player. It’s built using GJS (GNOME JavaScript bindings) with the GTK4 toolkit so you’ll see some of the new GTK4 features in action. The media player uses GStreamer as a media backend and renders everything via OpenGL.

Going Beyond Source Code in 2021?: ?Joint Development Foundation and Open Standards Efforts

Wednesday 17th of November 2021 06:09:06 PM
In 2019, the Linux Foundation added the Joint Development Foundation (JDF) to its family of project communities to build upon its existing body of specification work. The addition of JDF to the Linux Foundation brought with it a unique but straightforward process that allows new projects to form quickly and collaborate under a standardized set of governance principles that ensure the resulting specification can be implemented with open source licenses.

Alma and Rocky Linux release 8.5 builds, Rocky catches up with secure boot

Wednesday 17th of November 2021 05:07:34 PM
AlmaLinux and Rocky Linux, both of which provide community builds of Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL), have released builds matching RHEL 8.5, with Rocky's work catching up with Alma by being signed for secure boot. Would-be CentOS replacements AlmaLinux and Rocky Linux track RHEL closely, and differ from CentOS Stream in that they aim to be binary compatible with RHEL, whereas CentOS Stream is upstream of Red Hat's commercial distribution.

How to Install and Use Telnet on Ubuntu 20.04 LTS

Wednesday 17th of November 2021 04:06:02 PM
Telnet is a terminal emulation program for TCP/IP networks that allows you to access another computer on the Internet or local area network by logging in to the remote system.

What's wrong with my footprintWKT?

Wednesday 17th of November 2021 03:17:44 PM
WKT is a simple text format for describing some geometric shapes, like those used in GIS. The format is so simple that it's hard to get it wrong, yet the Global Biodiversity Information Facility has lately been declaring "invalid" thousands of apparently valid WKT strings. Why?

How to Create a Website Using Hugo on Debian 11

Wednesday 17th of November 2021 02:03:24 PM
Hugo is a free and open-source website framework written in developed in Go. Hugo provides a reliable and modern static site generator that allows you to create a simple and fast website easily. In this post, we will show you how to install and use the Hugo site generator on Debian 11.

How to Install Latest XanMod Linux Kernel (5.14 + 5.15) on Debian 11 Bullseye

Wednesday 17th of November 2021 12:49:03 PM
In the following tutorial, you will learn how to import the XanMod repository and install the latest Linux Kernel on your Debian 11 Bullseye.

Implement client-side search on your website with this JavaScript tool

Wednesday 17th of November 2021 11:34:43 AM
Search is a must-have for any website or application. A simple search widget can allow users to comb through your entire blog. Or allow customers to browse your inventory. Building a custom photo gallery? Add a search box. Website search functionality is available from a variety of third-party vendors. Or you can take the DIY approach and build the entire backend to answer search API calls.

How I use data to connect with my open source projects contributors

Wednesday 17th of November 2021 10:20:23 AM
Open source projects need developers to survive, and one of the primary sources of developers is a project's user base. I'm involved with the openEuler project, where understanding the conversion rate of contributors from user to developer is a key metric. This article takes a look at the open source community from a hierarchical perspective, hoping to provide a new dimension to observe a community's health through data.

Microsoft gives Windows Subsystem for Linux a new icon, fixes issues and updates kernel

Wednesday 17th of November 2021 09:06:03 AM
Microsoft has just released the latest preview version of Windows Subsystem for Linux, bringing with it a lengthy changelog. With the launch of Windows Subsystem for Linux Pre-release 0.50.2.0, Microsoft has introduced a new icon (featuring, of course, a penguin), but there's far more to this release than just this visual update. The latest version fixes various WSL issues, updates the Linux kernel, and includes numerous other changes and additions.

How to Install PHP 8.1 on Debian 11 Bullseye

Wednesday 17th of November 2021 08:28:02 AM
In the following tutorial, you will learn how to import the Ond?ej Surý Repository and install PHP 8.1 on your Debian 11 Bullseye system.

EverSticky: Sticky Notes App For Your Linux Desktop That Syncs With Evernote

Wednesday 17th of November 2021 07:13:42 AM
The application lets users quickly take notes using post-it note-like windows displayed on their desktop. The notes are automatically saved, and synchronized to Evernote (including free Evernote accounts) at a given interval or on demand.

How To Restore Sudo Privileges To A User In Ubuntu Linux

Wednesday 17th of November 2021 05:59:22 AM
In this guide, we will look at what causes broken sudo, and how to restore sudo privileges to a user from recovery mode in Ubuntu and its derivatives.

Best Self-hosted Email Clients

Wednesday 17th of November 2021 04:45:02 AM
In terms of UX or simplicity of use, the self-hosted email applications I’m going to list in this article are no different from others except that you can host them on your server and access them from any device. Most of them offer an easy-to-use setup so that individuals with little knowledge of email servers can utilise them. However, I recommend broadening your expertise, especially if you intend to host your own email server.

How to replace Docker with Podman on a Mac, revisited

Wednesday 17th of November 2021 03:30:42 AM
Want to use Podman on macOS? There’s a new way with podman machine. Here’s what you need to know. Read More at Enable SysadminThe post How to replace Docker with Podman on a Mac, revisited appeared first on Linux.com.