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How to Obtain Accurate Server Time in CentOS

Saturday 17th of February 2018 03:00:00 AM

Learn how to how to quickly get accurate server time in the CentOS Linux distribution.

Top 11 vi tips and tricks

Friday 16th of February 2018 11:00:00 PM

Whether you're new to vi or looking for a refresher, these shortcuts will quickly make you a power user.

Getting started with the RStudio IDE

Friday 16th of February 2018 10:00:00 PM

The R Project for statistical computing is a powerful way to analyze data, and the RStudio IDE makes it easy to use.

Why Red Hat Invested $250M in CoreOS to Advance Kubernetes

Friday 16th of February 2018 10:00:00 PM

ServerWatch: Red Hat already had a leading Kubernetes distribution with OpenShift, but now it has so much more.

Logstash 6.2.0 Release Improves Open Source Data Processing Pipeline

Friday 16th of February 2018 09:00:00 PM

EnterpriseAppsToday: The "L" in the ELK stack gets updated with new features including advanced security capabilities.

8 Methods To Find/Check Your Linux Distribution Name And Version

Friday 16th of February 2018 08:00:00 PM

2DayGeek: Easy ways to find your Linux distro name and version.

2DayGeek: Easy ways to find your Linux distro name and version.

How to Install Liferay CMS on Debian 9

Friday 16th of February 2018 07:00:00 PM

Liferay is a free and open source content management software written in Java and uses MySQL to store their data.

How to Install Wekan Trello-like Kanban on Ubuntu 16.04

Friday 16th of February 2018 06:00:00 PM

HowToForge: Wekan is an open source trello-like kanban board based on the Meteor Javascript framework.

Container security fundamentals: 5 things to know

Friday 16th of February 2018 05:00:00 PM

Need to know the core facts about container security?

Samsung Halts Android 8.0 Oreo Rollouts for Galaxy S8 Due to Unexpected Reboots

Friday 16th of February 2018 04:00:00 PM

SamMobile reported the other day that Samsung halted all Android 8.0 Oreo rollouts for its Galaxy S8/S8+ series of Android smartphones after approximately a week since the initial release.

We're still learning from this failed blockchain experiment

Friday 16th of February 2018 03:00:00 PM

opensource.com: The Decentralized Autonomous Organization was an early blockchain experiment that failed.

Understanding SELinux labels for container runtimes

Friday 16th of February 2018 02:00:00 PM

What happens to a container's MCS label when the container is rebuilt or upgraded?

Build a bikesharing app with Redis and Python

Friday 16th of February 2018 01:00:00 PM

Learn how to use Redis and Python to build location-aware applications.

How to reset ROOT password in RHEL/CentOS

Friday 16th of February 2018 12:00:00 PM

We all must have faced a situation where we or some other user has forgotten his/her root password

Network Time Protocol: Install NTP server on Linux machines

Friday 16th of February 2018 03:00:00 AM

LinuxTechLab: NTP or Network Time Protocol is a very important service that is used to keep the system time accurate.

Trizen - A Lightweight AUR Package Manager For Arch-Based Systems

Thursday 15th of February 2018 11:00:00 PM

ostechnix: Trizen - A Lightweight AUR Package Manager written in Perl For Arch-Based Systems.

How to Run Sites Securely with Apache and Php-fpm on Ubuntu 16.04 LTS

Thursday 15th of February 2018 10:00:00 PM

A great security feature of Php FastCGI Process Manager (Php-fpm) is its ability to run Php scripts with different users.

Nintendo Switch Runs Linux Thanks To Hackers

Thursday 15th of February 2018 09:00:00 PM

 Not quite Nintendo Linux

How to Create a Bootable Ubuntu USB in Windows

Thursday 15th of February 2018 08:00:00 PM

MakeTechEasier: If you're one of the those Windows users who just wants to dabble in the open-source platform, then it could be handy to have a bootable Ubuntu USB.

Canonical Plans to Release Ubuntu 16.04.4 LTS (Xenial Xerus) on March 1, 2018

Thursday 15th of February 2018 07:00:00 PM

softpedia: The Ubuntu 16.04.4 LTS maintenance update was originally scheduled for release on February 15, 2018, but Canonical decided to delay it due to the Meltdown and Spectre security vulnerabilities

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Remembering Tom Wallis, The System Administrator That Made The World Better

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Introducing the potential new Ubuntu Studio Council

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