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Getting started with HTTP/2

Linux Today News - Mon, 10/16/2017 - 09:00

Over the years the amount of data that needs to be retrieved for displaying a website has gradually grown

Categories: General News

Researchers Reveal Critical KRACK Flaws in WPA WiFi Security

LXer Linux News - Mon, 10/16/2017 - 08:08
Widely used WPA2 protocol for WiFi security is revealed by researchers to be at risk from a form of replay attack that could leave hundreds of millions of devices vulnerable to attack.
Categories: General News

DevOps Skills Are Key to Collaboration within Organizations

Linux.com - Mon, 10/16/2017 - 08:05
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Get Your Weather Forecast From the Linux CLI

Linux Today News - Mon, 10/16/2017 - 08:00

It's convenient to be able to retrieve the latest weather forecast right from your terminal without opening up a web browser

Categories: General News

How to Define a Metrics Strategy for Your Community

Linux.com - Mon, 10/16/2017 - 07:30

In my experience, metrics serve three main functions: to increase awareness, to lead change, and to motivate.

Opensource.com Lightning Talks at All Things Open 2017

LXer Linux News - Mon, 10/16/2017 - 06:48
Join the Opensource.com community for a set of amazing lightning talks you won't want to miss during the All Things Open conference in Raleigh, NC. Speakers have five minutes to enlighten the audience about an open source topic they are passionate about. We've got everything from DevOps and Kubernetes, to wearables, cloud, and more.
Categories: General News

Kubernetes Implementations: The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly

Linux.com - Mon, 10/16/2017 - 05:30

[In this excerpt from The New Stack’s e-book The State of the Kubernetes Ecosystem, research director Lawrence Hecht asks readers to assess the challenges they may be facing in adopting Kubernetes in production for their organizations, and how they may be responding to them.]

What's in a Transport Layer?

Linux.com - Mon, 10/16/2017 - 05:30

Microservices are small programs, each with a specific and narrow scope, that are glued together to produce what appears from the outside to be one coherent web application. This architectural style is used in contrast with a traditional "monolith" where every component and sub-routine of the application is bundled into one codebase and not separated by a network boundary.

Windows Subsystem for Linux graduates in Windows 10 Fall Creators Update

LXer Linux News - Mon, 10/16/2017 - 04:02
Sysadmins and developers rejoice! WSL is now a fully fledged part of Windows 10, starting with the latest Fall Creators Update.
Categories: General News

Linux 4.14 rc5

Linux Today News - Mon, 10/16/2017 - 03:38

Linus Torvalds: Things seem to be finally starting to calm down for 4.14

Categories: General News

KDE Plasma 5.11, Humble Bundle Acquisition, elementary OS & Snappy | This Week in Linux Ep.9

LXer Linux News - Mon, 10/16/2017 - 01:10
Round up of This Week's Linux GNews including KDE Plasma 5.11, Humble Bundle Acquisition, elementary OS & Snappy, Solus Steam Integration Snap, Helicopter Combat, and more(Editor's note: Video report)
Categories: General News

OxygenOS Android 8.0 Oreo Open Beta Available For OnePlus 3/3T

LXer Linux News - Sun, 10/15/2017 - 22:19
Following a closed beta cycle, OnePlus has decided to let every 3 and 3T owner get in on the Android 8.0 Oreo action.
Categories: General News

4.14-rc5: mainline

Linux Kernel - Sun, 10/15/2017 - 20:01
Version:4.14-rc5 (mainline) Released:2017-10-16 Source:linux-4.14-rc5.tar.gz Patch:full (incremental)
Categories: Linux Kernel

Outlook, Office 2007 slowly taken behind the shed, shots heard

LXer Linux News - Sun, 10/15/2017 - 19:27
Farewell, you're out of extended support: No more updates, security fixes from MicrosoftA decade after their release, Microsoft Office 2007 and Outlook 2007 today fell out of extended support. Gaze teary-eyed at your installation discs. The software has entered the Long Dark Tea-Time of the Soul.
Categories: General News

DistroWatch Weekly, Issue 734

DistroWatch.com - Sun, 10/15/2017 - 19:18
This week in DistroWatch Weekly: Review: Star 1.0.1 - lightweight desktops on a Devuan baseNews: Ubuntu MATE experiments with snaps, Revenge OS project seeking volunteers, Purism reaches funding goal, Debian releases fresh install mediaTips and tricks: Running the Linux-libre kernelReleased last week: OpenBSD 6.2, Q4OS 2.4, ExTiX 17.8Torrent....
Categories: Distributions

​Windows Subsystem for Linux graduates in Windows 10 Fall Creators Update

Ziff-Davis Open Source/Linux - Sun, 10/15/2017 - 17:33
Sysadmins and developers rejoice! WSL is now a fully fledged part of Windows 10, starting with the latest Fall Creators Update.
Categories: General News

Top 5: Open source Minecraft alternatives, Perl at 30, container security, and more

LXer Linux News - Sun, 10/15/2017 - 16:35
In this week's top 5, we look at Linux container security, the Perl community at 30, and more.
Categories: General News

qTox - An Open Source P2P Instant Messaging and VoIP App

Linux Today News - Sun, 10/15/2017 - 16:00

qTox is a free and open source p2p instant messaging, audio and video calls app

Categories: General News

500 million PCs are being used for stealth cryptocurrency mining online

LXer Linux News - Sun, 10/15/2017 - 13:44
According to a new report from Adguard, in a matter of weeks, 2.2 percent of the top 100,000 websites on the Alexa list are now mining through user PCs.
Categories: General News

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