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Red Hat Gives Ceylon To The Eclipse Foundation

Thursday 14th of September 2017 10:58:02 PM

postmarketOS Pursues A Linux-Based, LTS OS For Android Phones

Thursday 14th of September 2017 08:58:01 AM

In Defense of the Popular Framework Electron

Tuesday 12th of September 2017 07:58:02 PM Test-Drives Linux Distros From 1993 To 2003

Monday 11th of September 2017 07:58:02 PM

AMD Confirms Linux 'Performance Marginality Problem' On Ryzen

Saturday 9th of September 2017 01:58:02 PM

OpenSSL Support In Debian Unstable Drops TLS 1.0/1.1 Support

Wednesday 6th of September 2017 08:58:14 PM

Red Hat Acquires Data-Cleaning Company Permabit

Tuesday 5th of September 2017 02:58:02 PM

Linux Kernel Hardeners Grsecurity Sue Open Source's Bruce Perens

Monday 4th of September 2017 06:58:01 AM

It Will Take Fedora More Releases To Switch Off Python 2

Friday 1st of September 2017 02:58:01 PM

More in Tux Machines

New Manjaro Release

What a week we had. With this update we have removed most of our EOL tagged kernels. Please adopt to newer series of each, when still be used. PulseAudio and Gstreamer got renewed. Also most of our kernels got newer point-releases. Series v4.12 is now marked as EOL. Guillaume worked on Pamac to solve reported issues within our v6 series. The user experience should be much better now. Latest NetworkManager, Python and Haskell updates complete this update-pack. Please report back and give us feedback for given changes made to our repositories. Read more

Linux 4.14 Is Up To Around 23.2 Million Lines Of Code

While I usually look at the Linux kernel code size following each merge window, I am a few days late this time around due to busy Xeon/EPYC benchmarking and XDC2017. Anyhow, Linux 4.14 is showing some weight gains but nothing too bad. Linux 4.14 has been another busy cycle with a lot of happenings from finally seeing Heterogeneous Memory Management merged to a lot of other new core functionality plus the always fun and exciting changes and new support happening in driver space. See our Linux 4.14 feature overview for a rundown on the new functionality. Read more

Today in Techrights

10 Best Free Photo Editors For Linux

Linux has come a long way in terms of the applications that are available for the platform. Whatever your specific needs are, you can be sure that there are at least a few applications available for you to use. Today, we'll look at 10 free photo editors for Linux, and I must say, there are a lot of image editing tools available. This post selects just 10 of these awesome tools and talks about them briefly looking at what makes them stand out. In no particular order, let's get started. Read