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How To Install/Upgrade Unbreakable Enterprise Kernel (UEK) In Oracle Linux

LXer Linux News - 2 hours 54 min ago
Oracle Linux is the only recommended Linux distribution for Oracle applications, which provide the most secure, scalable, and reliable solution for your mission critical workloads; it provides the best performance and the latest features from Oracle and the mainline kernel community.
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Seeking Fellows for a Better Internet: Apply

LXer Linux News - 4 hours 2 min ago
More than ever, we need a movement to ensure the internet remains a force for good. We need people who stop the spread of misinformation, who put individuals in control of their data, and who keep artificial intelligence accountable. We need people who ensure smart cities and next-generation voice technology are diverse and equitable, and who conduct open research. Mozilla Fellows do just this. And today, we’re opening applications for our 2018-2019 cohort of Mozilla Fellows, with $1.2 million in support.
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3.18.101: longterm

Linux Kernel - 4 hours 54 min ago
Version:3.18.101 (EOL) (longterm) Released:2018-03-22 Source:linux-3.18.101.tar.xz PGP Signature:linux-3.18.101.tar.sign Patch:full (incremental) ChangeLog:ChangeLog-3.18.101
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next-20180322: linux-next

Linux Kernel - 4 hours 56 min ago
Version:next-20180322 (linux-next) Released:2018-03-22
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4.4.123: longterm

Linux Kernel - 5 hours 8 min ago
Version:4.4.123 (longterm) Released:2018-03-22 Source:linux-4.4.123.tar.xz PGP Signature:linux-4.4.123.tar.sign Patch:full (incremental) ChangeLog:ChangeLog-4.4.123
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Protecting Code Integrity with PGP — Part 6: Using PGP with Git

LXer Linux News - 5 hours 11 min ago
In this tutorial series, we're providing practical guidelines for using PGP, including basic concepts and generating and protecting your keys. If you missed the previous articles, you can catch up below. In this article, we look at Git's integration with PGP, starting with signed tags, then introducing signed commits, and finally adding support for signed pushes.
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4.9.89: longterm

Linux Kernel - 5 hours 13 min ago
Version:4.9.89 (longterm) Released:2018-03-22 Source:linux-4.9.89.tar.xz PGP Signature:linux-4.9.89.tar.sign Patch:full (incremental) ChangeLog:ChangeLog-4.9.89
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Make sweet music with digital audio workstation Rosegarden

LXer Linux News - 7 hours 28 min ago
Sometimes it surprises me just how many music applications there are for GNU/Linux. There are the obvious ones, like the amazing Ardour digital audio workstation (DAW) and Audacity, the ubiquitous waveform editor and all-around Swiss Army knife. And then there are those lesser-known applications that hum away happily, developed by a team of dedicated programmers and powering all manner of creative more
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Top 7 Remote Access Apps For Linux

LXer Linux News - Wed, 03/21/2018 - 23:54
A common misconception among Linux users is that it is near impossible to remote into your Linux PC over the Internet. In truth, there are a number of remote apps available for Linux. In this article, I'll share my most recommended remote apps for Linux.
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Do I Have to Use a Free/Open Source License?

LXer Linux News - Wed, 03/21/2018 - 22:45
A few weeks ago I ran into a neighbor, whom I'll call Leo, while he was out taking his dogs to the park. Leo stopped me to ask about some software he's developing. The thing is, Leo was not the first person I've spoken to who assumed that software had to be released under an open source license. I've had multiple conversations with different people, all of whom had mentally equated "software license" with "open source license."
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Debian-driven DragonBoard expands to 96Boards Extended spec

LXer Linux News - Wed, 03/21/2018 - 21:37
Arrow has launched its $199 DragonBoard 820c, an open-spec, Snapdragon 820E based 96Boards CE Extended SBC with an audio header and a second 60-pin connector in addition to the usual 40- and 60-pin headers.
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Microsoft Promises Not to Sue Over GPLv2 Compliance Issues

Linux Today News - Wed, 03/21/2018 - 21:00

 itprotoday: This process for dealing with compliance issues is already hardwired into GPLv3 which was released in 2007, but Linux and other major projects continue to use GPLv2 which has no built-in provisions for dealing with such problems.

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How to use Ansible to patch systems and install applications

LXer Linux News - Wed, 03/21/2018 - 20:28
Have you ever wondered how to patch your systems, reboot, and continue working?If so, you'll be interested in Ansible, a simple configuration management tool that can make some of the hardest work easy. For example, system administration tasks that can be complicated, take hours to complete, or have complex requirements for more
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Valve's Latest Steam Client Adds 2X-Scaling Mode on Linux, HiDPI on Windows 10

LXer Linux News - Wed, 03/21/2018 - 19:19
Valve released today a new Steam Client stable update for all supported platforms, including GNU/Linux, macOS, and Windows, bringing long-anticipated features and improvements, along with numerous bug fixes.
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Linux OD Command Tutorial for Beginners (6 Examples)

LXer Linux News - Wed, 03/21/2018 - 18:11
There may be times when while working on the Linux command line, you might want to display/convert content in a file in/to a form other than its original form, like decimal or octal. Gladly, there's an inbuilt command line tool that you can use in situations like these.
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Programming languages can be hard to grasp for non-English speakers. Step forward, Bato: A Ruby port for Filipinos

LXer Linux News - Wed, 03/21/2018 - 17:02
Project hopes to bring dev skills to developing nationA Filipino developer is hoping his handmade Ruby port will help bring coding skills to some of the Philippines's poorest communities.…
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How to use Ansible to patch systems and install applications

Linux Today News - Wed, 03/21/2018 - 17:00

Save time doing updates with the Ansible IT automation engine.

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Yoda - The Command line Personal Assistant For Your Linux System

Linux Today News - Wed, 03/21/2018 - 16:00

ostechnix: There is no 'try' Do or do not - with Yoda.

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8 tips for better agile retrospective meetings

LXer Linux News - Wed, 03/21/2018 - 15:54
I’ve often thought that retrospectives should be called prospectives, as that term concerns the future rather than focusing on the past. The retro itself is truly future-looking: It’s the space where we can ask the question, “With what we know now, what’s the next experiment we need to try for improving our lives, and the lives of our customers?”read more
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