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Slashdot Asks: How Do You Feel About Btrfs?

Slashdot - Sat, 10/24/2020 - 23:38
Categories: General News

Pop!_OS 20.10 Released: 5 New Features Of Ubuntu-based Linux Distro

LXer Linux News - Sat, 10/24/2020 - 22:50
Days after the release of Ubuntu 20.10 “Groovy Gorilla,” along with its seven official flavors, System76 has announced a new Pop!_OS 20.10 Linux distro based on the upstream Ubuntu 20.10.
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Setting up KVM Hypervisor on Ubuntu Groovy Gorilla (20.10)

LXer Linux News - Sat, 10/24/2020 - 20:38
Due to version LIBVIRT&&QEMU you are forced to deploy Ubuntu 20.10 on Btrfs file system . In particular case, Virtual Environment is a fair enough.
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Hands on With Upcoming Xfce 4.16 release

LXer Linux News - Sat, 10/24/2020 - 18:27
I managed to install and did hands-on with the upcoming Xfce 4.16 pre-release (pre1)using the development build. It's super exciting with new features and updates. Have a look.
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Contribute at the Fedora Test Week for Kernel 5.9

LXer Linux News - Sat, 10/24/2020 - 16:15
Help test the kernel 5.9 on Fedora! There is a whole week to do some testing of the next kernel for Fedora.
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Secure NTP with NTS

LXer Linux News - Sat, 10/24/2020 - 13:18
Many computers use the Network Time Protocol (NTP) to synchronize their system clocks over the internet. NTP is one of the few unsecured internet protocols still in common use. Use Network Time Security (NTS) to secure NTP.
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OS Release: RISC OS Open 5.28 - Sat, 10/24/2020 - 11:57
RISC OS Open is a computer operating system originally designed by Acorn Computers Ltd in Cambridge, England in 1987. RISC OS was specifically designed to run on the ARM chipset, which Acorn had designed concurrently for use in its new line of Archimedes personal computers. It takes its....
Categories: Distributions

5 of the Best Linux Text Editors

LXer Linux News - Sat, 10/24/2020 - 11:06
You’d be amazed by just how many different text editors are out there. Here are some of the best Linux text editors you can use.
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New open source project crowdsources internet security

LXer Linux News - Sat, 10/24/2020 - 08:55
CrowdSec is a new security project designed to protect servers, services, containers, or virtual machines exposed on the internet with a server-side agent. It was inspired by Fail2Ban and aims to be a modernized, collaborative version of that intrusion-prevention framework.
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Linux Candy: Hollywood - fill your console with Hollywood melodrama technobabble

LXer Linux News - Sat, 10/24/2020 - 06:43
Hollywood is a 102 line script that occupies your console with tech geekery.
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Magento Tips & Tricks for Better Performance

LXer Linux News - Sat, 10/24/2020 - 05:29
While the Magento architecture is very flexible and powerful, it requires more resources to maintain this flexibility. However, it does not mean that Magento can’t be responsive. We’ll show you what to look our for, as well as some tips and tricks to achieve the best performance from your Magento server.
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'This was bigger than GNOME and bigger than just this case.' GNOME Foundation exec director talks patent trolls and much, much more

LXer Linux News - Sat, 10/24/2020 - 04:14
Snaps vs Flatpaks, losing in mobile, Microsoft and Linux, and avoiding another GNOME 2 to 3 disaster. Interview Patent assertion entities: do not pick a fight with open source. It won't end well for you. This is the message from GNOME Foundation executive director Neil McGovern, who will speak on the subject at the Open Source Summit Europe next week.…
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How To Create A Custom Ubuntu Live ISO Image With Cubic

LXer Linux News - Sat, 10/24/2020 - 03:00
In this guide, we are going to learn what is Cubic and how to create a custom Ubuntu live ISO image with Cubic application.
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Linux interface analytics on-demand with iftop

LXer Linux News - Sat, 10/24/2020 - 01:46
Have you ever found yourself in a situation where you need to know who's using up all of your bandwidth and what they're using it on? I certainly have and I want to introduce you to a tool that can help you answer that question. Find out with iftop.
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Ubuntu 20.10 release showcases Raspberry Pi support

LXer Linux News - Sat, 10/24/2020 - 00:31
Canonical released Ubuntu 20.10 with optimized Raspberry Pi images for all major Pi SBCs and modules, including a full Desktop version that runs on higher-end models. There is also improved micro cloud support, including the Pi-ready MicroK8s 1.19. With last October’s launch of Ubuntu 19.10, Canonical improved on the Linux distribution’s Raspberry Pi support by […]
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Ubuntu 20.10 goes full Raspberry Pi, from desktop to micro clouds: Full fat desktop on a Pi is usable

LXer Linux News - Fri, 10/23/2020 - 23:17
But company also has its eye on Kubernetes at the edge. Ubuntu 20.10 is out, with Canonical highlighting its Raspberry Pi support, including not only desktop support but also micro clouds based on MicroK8s, the company's lightweight Kubernetes distribution.…
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How to Upgrade Ubuntu 20.04 to 20.10 (Focal Fossa to Groovy Gorilla)

LXer Linux News - Fri, 10/23/2020 - 22:03
Ubuntu 20.10 is available to download now. Here are the steps on how to upgrade your current Ubuntu 20.04 LTS Focal Fossa to Ubuntu 20.10 Groovy Gorilla.
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How to install WordPress in Ubuntu 20.04

LXer Linux News - Fri, 10/23/2020 - 20:48
In this tutorial, we will learn how to install WordPress in Ubuntu 20.04. This install will enable you to host wordpress on your own server.
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Ubuntu and Debian Get Patches for Bluetooth Remote Code Execution Flaws, Update Now

LXer Linux News - Fri, 10/23/2020 - 19:34
The Debian Project and Canonical and released a new set of Linux kernel updates for all of its supported Debian and Ubuntu releases to address several remote code execution vulnerabilities discovered in the Bluetooth protocol implementation.
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