LXer: Patent Attacks on GNU/Linux Devices, Courtesy of Philips, Ericsson, Microsoft and Its Patent Trolls
A quick questions about video game compatibility with Linux. When a game says that it is able to run on the Linux OS, does it mean only on a specific distro (i.e. Ubuntu) of Linux?
I ask because I was browsing through GOG and saw that a game had Linux support but mentioned versions of Ubuntu only./u/GranArcanum
Sustainers educate the public through blog posts, talks, and social media about the digital infrastructure that they use every day and for the most part, take for granted. They convince the companies that they work for to donate money, infrastructure, developer time, and source code to the community at large. They also reach out to companies they don't work for and evangelize about the benefits of helping open source projects live and grow. They don't give up until they have a solution.
Mosh (Mobile Shell) – Best Alternative for SSH to Connect Remote System
SSH is one of the best option to connect remote Linux systems. It’s very famous and widely used application. We have wrote many articles about SSH and it’s security, just hit the link to know more about it.
- How To Save Traffic With nginx's HttpGzipModule on Debian Jessie
- How to Install Odoo 10 on an Ubuntu 16.04 VPS
SDL Updates Game Controller Support With Nintendo Switch Pro & More
Sam Lantinga updated SDL tonight with support for several more game controllers. The most notable perhaps is the Nintendo Switch Pro controller now being handled by mainline SDL, the library that's widely-used by a majority of Linux games.
In addition to supporting the Nintendo Switch Pro controller, other new additions to SDL's controller database include the Revolution Pro Controller, Saitek P2500 Rumble Pad, Razer RAIJU, Xbox 360 Wired Controller, and others.
Why is Ubuntu Popular? End Users Share their Opinion
Do you think Ubuntu is the most popular Linux based desktop distribution available today? Or maybe not?
- [Older] [PDF] FreeBSD Foundation Update, Q1 2017
A study of security vulnerabilities on Docker Hub
Over 80% of the latest versions of official images contained at least on high severity vulnerability!
Open Letter to the Free Software Community (2 Apr 2017)
As a technical update, we are currently working on a Libreboot port to the X220. Leah and Swift are investigating ways to disable the ME on Sandybridge hardware, which potentially means more modern Intel hardware may be supported. Additionally, Paul Kocialkowski has been working on supporting several new Chromebooks with ARM chips; these ports will also be available in an upcoming release.
- Diskless true SSH honeypot using Alpine Linux
Camera-equipped sex toy manufacturer ignores multiple warnings about horrible, gaping security vulnerability
Pen Test Partners repeatedly warned Svakom of the vulnerability over a period of three months. Having received no reply to date, they've gone public.
California Looks to Compel IoT Security
There is a bill going through committee in the state of California which, if passed, would require a minium level of security for Internet of Things devices and then some. California SB 327 Information privacy: connected devices in its original form calls for connected device manufacturers to secure their devices, protect the information they collect or store, indicate when they are collecting it, get user approval before doing so, and be proactive in informing users of security updates
- Samsung's Tizen OS Riddled With Security Holes