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Cockpit An Easy Way to Administer Multiple Remote Linux Servers via a Web Browser

Monday 24th of April 2017 01:00:00 AM

Cockpit is a free and open source web-based system management tool where users can easily monitor and manage multiple remote Linux servers.

Bryan Lunduke Interviews Richard Stallman

Sunday 23rd of April 2017 09:00:00 PM

 FOSSforce: Last Friday, the Linux Tycoon (as well as the guy who's been known to say "Linux sucks"), Bryan Lunduke, sat down for a free form interview with Richard Stallman.

Automatically Wake Up Your Linux System From Sleep Or Hibernation Mode

Sunday 23rd of April 2017 05:00:00 PM

The rtcwake command is used to enter a Linux system sleep or hibernate state, and to automatically wake from it at a specific time.

Android 6.0.1 Released for Asus Tinker Board

Sunday 23rd of April 2017 01:00:00 PM

Asus has now made available their first release of the Android operating system on the Asus Tinker Board.

OpenShot 2.3 Linux Video Editor New Features

Saturday 22nd of April 2017 09:00:00 PM

HowToForge: Recently, the team behind the popular open source video editor has made its third point release available

Understanding Shell Initialization Files and User Profiles in Linux

Saturday 22nd of April 2017 05:00:00 PM

tecmint: Learn about shell initialization files in relation to user profiles for local user management in Linux.

OpenStack Radium? Maybe…but it could be Formidable

Saturday 22nd of April 2017 01:00:00 PM

InternetNews: OK the first results are in from the OpenStack community naming process for the R release. The winner at this point is Radium.

Linux Backlight Brightness Keyboard Shortcuts

Saturday 22nd of April 2017 06:00:00 AM

FreedomPenguin: How to provide consistent laptop backlight key mapping without across any Linux distribution.

Ubuntu 17.10 Is Named ‘Artful Aardvark’

Friday 21st of April 2017 10:00:00 PM

OMGubuntu: Still wondering what the Ubuntu 17.10 codename will be? Well, it seems we have our answer.

Overclocking The Radeon RX 580 Under Linux

Friday 21st of April 2017 08:00:00 PM

Phoronix: Here are the ups and downs of overclocking the Radeon graphics card under Linux.

WordPress 4.7.4 Maintenance Release

Friday 21st of April 2017 07:00:00 PM

This release contains 47 maintenance fixes and enhancements, chief among them an incompatibility between the upcoming Chrome version and the visual editor

DockerCon 17 Focuses on Enterprise Adoption of Containers

Friday 21st of April 2017 06:00:00 PM

eWEEK: Docker isn't a hobbyist technology anymore as enterprise adoption and security efforts move forward.

nano: CLI Text Editor For Everyone [basic tutorials]

Friday 21st of April 2017 05:00:00 PM

nano is a Command Line Interface text editor for GNU/Linux designed to emulate Pico text editor.

Shell scripting (BASH) : How to create temporary random file name

Friday 21st of April 2017 04:00:00 PM

Nixcraft: Sometimes you need to create a temporary file in your shell script.

MetLife Navigates DevOps with Docker Containers

Friday 21st of April 2017 03:00:00 PM

Datamation: The 150-year-old insurance vendor tells DockerCon audience how it now runs 30-year-old application code in modern container infrastructure.

How Docker Is Growing Its Container Business

Friday 21st of April 2017 02:00:00 PM

VIDEO: Ben Golub, CEO of Docker Inc., discusses the business of containers and where Docker is headed.

A Look at DietPi: A Lightweight OS for Your Pi Board

Friday 21st of April 2017 01:00:00 PM

piboards: DietPi is a Linux OS tailored for single board computers and that provides a rather staggering collection of useful, graphical tools for easy administration of the system.

Automatic MySQL schema management with Skeema

Friday 21st of April 2017 12:00:00 PM

opensource.com: Learn about an open source tool that helps make managing database management easy and replicable.

How to install Moodle on ISPConfig

Friday 21st of April 2017 11:00:00 AM

HowToForge: Moodle is a learning platform designed to provide educators, administrators, and learners with a single robust, secure and integrated system to create personalized learning environments.

Firefox 53 Introduces Quantum Compositor, Reducing Browser Crashes

Friday 21st of April 2017 06:00:00 AM

eWEEK: Mozilla improves the Firefox browser with a new graphics rendering technology and patches for 39 security vulnerabilities.

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Open Source Software: 10 Go To Solution for Small Businesses

While closed-source operating systems such as Windows and Mac OS may still dominate the OS market, not everyone can afford the high costs that they entail. For small- and medium-sized enterprises where every penny matters, taking advantage of open-source software such as Ubuntu’s Linux is a good bet to boost productivity and cost effectiveness. The fact that open-source softwares have evolved to become somewhat user-friendly and sleek also helps a good deal. Read more

Linux 4.11-rc8

So originally I was just planning on releasing the final 4.11 today, but while we didn't have a *lot* of changes the last week, we had a couple of really annoying ones, so I'm doing another rc release instead. I did get fixes for the issues that popped up, so I could have released 4.11 as-is, but it just doesn't feel right. It's not like another week of letting this release mature will really hurt. The most noticeable of the issues is that we've quirked off some NVMe power management that apparently causes problems on some machines. It's not entirely clear what caused the issue (it wasn't just limited to some NVMe hardware, but also particular platforms), but let's test it. Read more Also: Linux 4.11 delayed for a week by NVMe glitches and 'oops fixes' Linux 4.11 Pushed Back: 4.11-rc8 Released

Themes for Ubuntu

  • Flattiance is a Flat Fork of Ubuntu’s Ambiance Theme
    Flattiance is pitched as a “semi-flat fork” of the Ubuntu Ambiance theme. You know, the one that ships out of the box and by default. On the whole Flattiance keeps to the same color palette, with dark browns and orange accents, but it ditches the gradient in app headers in favour of a solid block.
  • A quick look at some essential GNOME Shell tweaks and extensions
    Now that Ubuntu is moving to GNOME Shell, many people will get a bit of a shock at how different the workflow is from Unity to Shell. Here’s a quick look at some essentials to get you going.