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Latte Dock 0.9.9 Will Vastly Improve the Experience for New Users

LXer Linux News - 6 hours 42 min ago
Latte Dock 0.9.9 dock-like app launcher for GNU/Linux distributions has been released today as a maintenance update that promises to dramatically improve the Latte Dock experience for new users.
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Distribution Release: Android-x86 9.0-r1 - 7 hours 54 min ago
Version 9.0 of Android-x86, an unofficial port of Google's Android to standard computers using the x86 architecture, has been released. This version is based on Android "Pie": "The Android-x86 project is glad to announce the 9.0-r1 release to public. This is the first stable release for Android-x86 9.0....
Categories: Distributions

How to Install MongoDB on CentOS 8

LXer Linux News - 7 hours 56 min ago
MongoDB is a free and open-source document database. It belongs to a family of databases called NoSQL, which is different from the traditional table-based SQL databases like MySQL and PostgreSQL. This tutorial explains how to install and configure MongoDB Community Edition on a CentOS 8 server.
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Linux-ready SBCs and mini-PCs run Ryzen Embedded, including new 8-10W R1305G

LXer Linux News - 9 hours 11 min ago
Sapphire unveiled NP-FP5 and BP-FP5 SBCs with Ryzen V1000 and R1000 SoCs plus a G-series board, and Simply NUC revealed Red Oak (NP-FP5) and Post Oak (BP-FP5) mini-PCs based on the Ryzen SBCs. The NP-FP5 and Red Oak support AMD’s new 8-10W R1305G. At Embedded World, Sapphire Technology announced a pair of 4 x 4-inch […]
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Microsoft previews Microsoft Defender ATP for Linux

LXer Linux News - 10 hours 25 min ago
Believe it or not, Microsoft is readying its Microsoft Defender Advanced Threat Protection for Linux servers. Yes, you read that right: Linux servers.
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This Will Make You a Command-Line Ninja

LXer Linux News - 11 hours 39 min ago
Being a command-line ninja is a valuable skill for every IT professional. A well-crafted bash command or script can save hours of manual labor. This tutorial shows you exactly how easy it is to become a command-line ninja and automate those tedious tasks. Lift your skills with these 10 tips, tricks, and a bit of effort
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Wait Command in Linux with Examples

LXer Linux News - 12 hours 54 min ago
Wait is a shell command that waits for a given process to complete, then returns its exit status. Wait command is used to wait either particular process ID and job ID and return their termination status.
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How we decide when to release Fedora

LXer Linux News - Wed, 02/26/2020 - 23:01
Open source projects can use a variety of different models for deciding when to put out a release. Some projects release on a set schedule. Others decide on what the next release should contain and release whenever that is ready. Some just wake up one day and decide it’s time to release. And other projects […]
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next-20200227: linux-next

Linux Kernel - Wed, 02/26/2020 - 22:15
Version:next-20200227 (linux-next) Released:2020-02-27
Categories: Linux Kernel

How to Create and Export Music Playlists on Linux

LXer Linux News - Wed, 02/26/2020 - 21:47
There are plenty of applications that you can use to create a playlist on Linux, but Clementine is a longstanding favourite media player that plenty of Linux users already rely on to play their music libraries.
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How to clear swap memory in Linux

Linux Today News - Wed, 02/26/2020 - 21:00

Got swappiness? Learn how to set appropriate swap settings in Linux, and clear your swap's contents.

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3 eBook readers for the Linux desktop

LXer Linux News - Wed, 02/26/2020 - 20:32
I usually read eBooks on my phone or with my Kobo eReader. I've never been comfortable reading books on larger screens. However, many people regularly read books on their laptops or desktops. If you are one of them (or think you might be), I'd like to introduce you to three eBook readers for the Linux more
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This Week in Linux 94: Mesa 20, PipeWire, Linux Be Scary, MyPaint, GTK, Microsoft Defender

LXer Linux News - Wed, 02/26/2020 - 19:18
Mesa 20, PipeWire 0.3, MyPaint 2.0, GTK, Maui Project, Untangle Firewall, Red Hat, Container Linux, Nvidia, Microsoft Defender, Humble Bundle and much more on Your Weekly Source for Linux GNews!
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Raspberry Pi 4: Chronicling the Desktop Experience – Firefox Upgrade - Week 18

LXer Linux News - Wed, 02/26/2020 - 18:04
Raspbian's repositories now ship version 68.5.0 ESR of Firefox. This version was released in February 2020. As it's the latest Extended Support Release, I've revisited Firefox to see if it's a viable alternative to Chromium or Vivaldi on the RPI4.
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How to recover a root password in Red Hat-based Linux systems

Linux Today News - Wed, 02/26/2020 - 17:00

Forgetting or never having the root password for a Linux system is a bad thing.

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Use logzero for simple logging in Python

LXer Linux News - Wed, 02/26/2020 - 16:49
The logzero library makes logging as easy as a print statement, which is quite a feat of simplicity. I'm not sure whether logzero took its name to fit in with the series of "zero boilerplate" libraries like pygame-zero, GPIO Zero, and guizero, but it's certainly in that category. It's a Python library that makes logging straightforward.You can just use its basic logging to stdout the same way you might use print for information and debugging purposes, and it has a smooth learning curve towards more advanced logging, like logging to a more
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Manjaro Linux 19.0 Kyria Officially Released, This Is What's New

Linux Today News - Wed, 02/26/2020 - 16:00

9to5Linux: Several months in development, Manjaro Linux 19.0 is dubbed Kyria and it;s the latest stable version of the GNU/Linux distribution that makes using Arch Linux a breeze

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Best 14 teamviewer alternatives for Linux/Ubuntu

LXer Linux News - Wed, 02/26/2020 - 15:35
One of the most popular software enabling computers to be controlled remotely is TeamViewer, but there are many other options that are available as well, which have just as many features (desktop sharing, online conferences, and data transfers). Since TeamViewer dominates the major online users, it has long ranked number one by many users.
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How to View Running Processes on Linux

Linux Today News - Wed, 02/26/2020 - 15:00

There are several Linux tools we can use to identify all of the processes on our systems

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How To Search DuckDuckGo From Commandline Using ddgr On Linux

LXer Linux News - Wed, 02/26/2020 - 14:21
ddgr is a command line client for DuckDuckGo search engine. This guide explains how to search DuckDuckGo from commandline using ddgr in Linux.
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