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Announcing Season of KDE 2018

LXer Linux News - 4 hours 8 min ago
KDE Student Programs is pleased to announce the 2018 Season of KDE for those who want to participate in mentored projects that enhance KDE in some way.
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Boot Linux ISO From Android Phone

LXer Linux News - 6 hours 59 min ago
The Thing about us Linux users is that we are never committed to one particular distro. We are always looking for something new, something more exciting. It may be a new Desktop Environment, a newer kernel or a completely different Linux experience.
Categories: General News

Canonical Releases Snapcraft 2.35 with Support for Ubuntu 14.04 LTS and Solus

LXer Linux News - 9 hours 43 min ago
Two months in the works with more than 100 active contributors adding code to it, Canonical's Snapcraft Snap creator tool has been updated recently to version 2.35.
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All the supercomputers in the world moved to Linux operating systems

LXer Linux News - Sat, 11/18/2017 - 22:58
Over the past six months operating systems based on Linux completely replaced the other OS and now are used on all 500 most powerful supercomputers.
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Goodbye Apple, goodbye Microsoft... hello Linux

LXer Linux News - Sat, 11/18/2017 - 20:07
Linux is everywhere – and will free your computer from corporate clutches. Rival operating systems: most people are too busy to look beyond Windows (left) and macOS (right), but Linux (centre) is worth making time for.
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How to Speed Up WordPress with Redis Caching

LXer Linux News - Sat, 11/18/2017 - 16:21
How to Speed Up WordPress with Redis Caching in few easy steps. Redis is an in-memory database which can be used as a data store or cache.
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Akademy 2018 - Vienna, Austria - 11-17 August

LXer Linux News - Sat, 11/18/2017 - 14:32
Vienna Calling! This is not only a song by the famous austrian singer Falco, but could also the motto for next years Akademy.In 2018 Akademy will be held at the University of Technology (TU Wien) in Vienna, Austria, from Saturday 11th to Friday 17th August.
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Snaps Are Coming to Ubuntu 18.04 by Default, Kubuntu Could Also Adopt Them

LXer Linux News - Sat, 11/18/2017 - 12:44
Mark Shuttleworth's all-snap Ubuntu system dream is soon becoming a reality as the Ubuntu developers are currently discussing a strategy to bring Snaps by default in the upcoming release, Ubuntu 18.04 LTS.
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Top 5: Fortran turns 60, AutoCAD alternatives, and more

LXer Linux News - Sat, 11/18/2017 - 10:55
This week, we look at Fortran at 60, open source CAD programs, programming-friendly fonts, and more.
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This Week in Open Source: Linux Demonstrates Superpowers With Supercomputer Domination & More

LXer Linux News - Sat, 11/18/2017 - 09:06
This week in open source/Linux news, Linux not powers the vast majority of the world's supercomputers, Hyperledger is set apart from hype, and more.
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KDE Applications 17.12 Linux Software Stack Ports More Apps to KDE Frameworks 5

LXer Linux News - Sat, 11/18/2017 - 07:18
The KDE Project today released the beta version of its upcoming KDE Applications 17.12 open-source software suite for GNU/Linux operating systems.
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A Beginner's Introduction to Linux

LXer Linux News - Sat, 11/18/2017 - 05:29
Welcome to the wonderful world of Linux. You’ll embrace a plethora of free open source software, with more choices than you could possibly imagine. There are hundreds of actively-maintained Linux distributions, dozens of different desktop environments, and tens of thousands of open source applications covering the whole gamut: games, multimedia and graphics tools, internet apps, utilities, development environments, and much more.
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4.13.14: stable

Linux Kernel - Sat, 11/18/2017 - 04:30
Version:4.13.14 (stable) Released:2017-11-18 Source:linux-4.13.14.tar.xz PGP Signature:linux-4.13.14.tar.sign Patch:full (incremental) ChangeLog:ChangeLog-4.13.14
Categories: Linux Kernel

4.9.63: longterm

Linux Kernel - Sat, 11/18/2017 - 04:22
Version:4.9.63 (longterm) Released:2017-11-18 Source:linux-4.9.63.tar.xz PGP Signature:linux-4.9.63.tar.sign Patch:full (incremental) ChangeLog:ChangeLog-4.9.63
Categories: Linux Kernel

4.4.99: longterm

Linux Kernel - Sat, 11/18/2017 - 04:11
Version:4.4.99 (longterm) Released:2017-11-18 Source:linux-4.4.99.tar.xz PGP Signature:linux-4.4.99.tar.sign Patch:full (incremental) ChangeLog:ChangeLog-4.4.99
Categories: Linux Kernel

3.18.82: longterm

Linux Kernel - Sat, 11/18/2017 - 04:06
Version:3.18.82 (EOL) (longterm) Released:2017-11-18 Source:linux-3.18.82.tar.xz PGP Signature:linux-3.18.82.tar.sign Patch:full (incremental) ChangeLog:ChangeLog-3.18.82
Categories: Linux Kernel

Red Hat OpenShift Container Platform 3.7 Gains AWS Service Broker Integration

LXer Linux News - Sat, 11/18/2017 - 03:41
Red Hat released the latest iteration of its container orchestration and management platform on Nov. 16 with the general availability of OpenShift 3.7. Among the new capabilities that have landed in OpenShift Container Platform 3.7 is AWS Service Broker integration, Service catalog, template broker and a preview of Prometheus container monitoring
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How to Easily Remember Linux Commands

LXer Linux News - Sat, 11/18/2017 - 01:52
It can be so difficult for new users to remember Linux commands that they need to fully utilize their system. These tricks make it easier to do so.
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Raspberry Pi CM3 arrives on PC/104… sort of

LXer Linux News - Sat, 11/18/2017 - 00:03
Crowd Supply is hosting a “Pi/104” carrier for the RPi Compute Module 3 featuring PC/104 OneBank expansion, a 40-pin RPi header, and -25 to 80°C support. Here’s something we haven’t seen before. Developer Adam Parker has launched a stackable PC/104 form factor carrier board on Crowd Supply designed to work with the Linux-driven Raspberry Pi […]
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CNCF Wants You to Use 'Certified Kubernetes'

LXer Linux News - Fri, 11/17/2017 - 22:15
The foundation, which controls development of Kubernetes, was able to get 36 member organization to agree to a set of standards for the container orchestration platform. Kubernetes has already become the standard for container management, and this new agreement makes sure that Kubernetes always means what admins and DevOps think it means, regardless of vendor.
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