Language Selection

English French German Italian Portuguese Spanish

GNU

Korora 20 "Peach" Reaches End of Life, Users Urged to Upgrade to Korora 21 Linux

Filed under
GNU
Linux

Korora Project has informed its users that the Korora 20 "Peach" Linux distribution reached EOL (End of Life) status on June 23, 2015, which means that it will no longer receive security patches and software updates.

Read more

LinuxQuestions.org Turns Fifteen

Filed under
GNU
Linux

WOW. Fifteen years ago today I made the first post ever at LQ, introducing it to the world. 15 Years. I know I've said it before, but 5,354,618 posts later the site and community have exceeded my wildest expectations in every way. The community that has formed around LQ is simply amazing. The dedication that the members and mod team has shown is both inspiring and truly humbling. I’d like to once again thank each and every LQ member for their participation and feedback. While there is always room for improvement, that LQ has remained a friendly and welcoming place for new Linux members despite its size is a testament to the community. Reaching this milestone has served to energize and refocus my efforts on making sure the next fifteen years are even better than the first fifteen.

Read more

Mr. Robot TV Show Talks About Linux, KDE, GNOME, Hacking, and It's Awesome

Filed under
GNU
Linux
Movies

I don't know how many of you out there are aware of a new TV series called Mr. Robot starting Rami Malek as a computer hacker that goes by the name of Elliot and uses Linux kernel-based operating systems to hack various entities.

Read more

Red Hat: 'Linux Has Won The Data Center'

Filed under
GNU
Linux
Server

"Linux has won in the data center -- [it is] one of two in the data center. Think about that," Cormier said to an applauding crowd.

Read more

Another Month, Another Round Of Allwinner GPL-Violating Concerns

Filed under
GNU
Linux
Legal

Longtime open-source graphics developer Luc Verhaegen has written on the Linux-SunXI about further Allwinner misbehavior. Five days ago they updated their media codec framework with various new "proprietary" files that is then being built together with LGPL-licensed code and the binary is being dlopen'ed into the LGPL'ed code.

Read more

OS Security: Windows and Linux/UNIX

Filed under
GNU
Linux
Microsoft
Security

For those new to Linux/UNIX command line interfaces, there are lots of Internet sources that provide cheat sheets for the most common commands you'll need to navigate and perform actions. Here's another option we like because it's particularly handy.

Read more

Q4OS 1.2.5 Linux Will Soon Have Live ISO Images, Still Based on Debian 8.1

Filed under
GNU
Linux
Debian

The developers of the Q4OS Linux distribution built around the Trinity Desktop Environment (TDE) and derived from the popular Debian GNU/Linux 8.1 (Jessie) operating system had the pleasure of informing Softpedia about the immediate availability for download of Q4OS 1.2.5.

Read more

Proxmox Virtual Environment 4.0 Will Offer Linux Containers (LXC), Based on Debian 8

Filed under
GNU
Linux
Debian

Proxmox Server Solutions GmbH, the company behind the open-source server virtualization platform Proxmox Virtual Environment (VE), a Linux kernel-based operating system derived from Debian GNU/Linux, announced the immediate availability for download and testing of Proxmox Virtual Environment 4.0 Beta 1.

Read more

GNU Patch Vulnerabilities Closed in Ubuntu

Filed under
GNU
Security
Ubuntu

Details about GNU patch vulnerabilities that have been found and fixed in Ubuntu 14.10, Ubuntu 14.04 LTS, and Ubuntu 12.04 LTS have now been published by Canonical in a security notification.

Read more

GParted Live Now Has Linux Kernel 4.0.5

Filed under
GNU
Linux

GParted Live, a small bootable GNU/Linux distribution for x86-based computers that can be used for creating, re-organizing, and deleting disk partitions has been upgraded to version 0.22.0-3 and is now available for download.

Read more

Syndicate content

More in Tux Machines

Latest Ubuntu Touch SDK Updates Focus on Convergence Features for OTA-6

On the last day of July 2015, Canonical's Zoltán Balogh posted an important email on the Ubuntu Touch mailing list, informing us all about the work done lately on the Ubuntu SDK (Software Development Kit) software. Read more

Wifislax 4.11.1 Linux Distro Arrives with Linux Kernel 4.1.3 LTS, Xfce 4.12.3

The developers of the popular Wifislax Linux distribution based on the well-known Slackware operating system and built around the KDE and Xfce desktop environments announced the release of Wifislax 4.11.1. Read more

5 Best Linux Desktop Environments With Pros & Cons


Picture

If you are new to Linux then I'm sure you are giving up lots of time choosing Desktop Environment of your Linux Distribution. You are probably thinking to give a try to each one of them but that's very time consuming. Edit - There are other good DEs also That's why I'm reviewing the 5 Best Linux Desktop Environments with the pros & cons. The article gives you what you should know for choosing a DE. So let's get started!

Redis open source DBMS overview

Redis runs on Linux. Although the Redis project doesn't directly support Windows, Microsoft Open Technologies develops and maintains a Windows port targeting Win64. The Redis open source DBMS is available as a BSD license. The Redis community offers support through the official mailing list as well as #redis on Freenode. Commercial support is available through Pivotal, the official sponsor of Redis. Pivotal offers two levels of professional support. Read more