Linux kernel maintainer Jiri Slaby announced the release and general availability of the sixty-seventh maintenance update to the long-term supported Linux 3.12 kernel series.
This past weekend, the developers of the popular Docker open-source application container engine have published the first Release Candidate (RC) snapshot of the upcoming Docker 1.13.0 release.
Besides announcing its next version of Ceph-powered SUSE Enterprise Storage, SUSE has bought openATTIC, the open-source Ceph and storage management framework.
Debian developer Cyril Brulebois was pleased to announce this past weekend the release and immediate availability of the eighth Alpha development snapshot of the Debian GNU/Linux 9 "Stretch" installer.
Earlier today, November 13, 2016, Linux Mint leader Clement Lefebvre published the project's monthly newsletter for the month of November 2016 to emphasize some aspects regarding the upcoming Linux Mint 18.1 "Serena" operating system.
I currently have a dual monitor setup. On both monitors the launcher is on the left. However, I would like the launcher to be as far apart as possible (left side of the screen for left monitor, right side of screen for right monitor).
Is this doable?submitted by /u/iwishiwasaneagle
In computing, Batch processing is the execution of a series of tasks in a program non-interactively.
If Linux and the GNU had a tagline, what would you have it be? My personal favorites are "For a GNU generation" and "For you. For everyone." The former being one I stumbled upon on a forum, and the latter being a reference to how customizable Linux is, and how anyone can use it because of such.submitted by /u/dvdmuckle
Back to my Sunday schedule, things look fairly normal. Calm first part
of the week, with most fixes coming in towards the end.. I'm used to
it by now.
Things have definitely gotten smaller, so a normal release schedule
(with rc7 being the last one) is still looking possibel despite the
large size of 4.9. But let's see how things work out over the next
couple of weeks. In the meantime, there's a lot of normal fixes in
here, and we just need more testing.
The stats for rc5 look extremely boring (which is a good thing). Two
thirds driver updates, 10% arch updates, 10% filesystems, the rest
"misc". Nothing really stands out, with the possible exception of the
re-enablement of "-Wmaybe-uninitialized" again after Arnd fixed it all