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Wine 5.0 Officially Released with Multi-Monitor and Vulkan 1.1 Support, More

LXer Linux News - 3 hours 54 min ago
Big news today for Linux gamers and ex-Windows users as the final release of the Wine 5.0 software is now officially available for download with numerous new features and improvements.
Categories: General News

How to Install Wekan Kanban with Nginx and Let's Encrypt SSL on Debian 10

HowToForge - 4 hours 5 min ago
Wekan is a free and open-source Kanban Board built with the Meteor JavaScript framework and is distributed under the MIT license. It is very similar to Workflowy and Trello that helps you to manage day-to-day tasks, prepare todo lists, managing other people, etc.
Categories: Software and Help

Top 7 Predictions for Linux and Open Source In 2020

LXer Linux News - 5 hours 9 min ago
When it comes to prediction for Linux and open source in 2020, there are already a lot to take in to consider that 2020 will be a very eventful year in the open source community. 2020 already looks like a year with so much to offer already, so, I will quickly run through what the predictions are for the year. Here are my top 7 predictions.
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How To Find Broken Symlinks And Delete Them On Linux

LXer Linux News - 6 hours 23 min ago
Find and delete the unused broken symlinks on Linux using 'symlinks' utility and "find" command.
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New Confluent Platform release boosts event streaming quality

LXer Linux News - 7 hours 37 min ago
Based on the open-source Kafka event streaming platform, the Confluent Platform 5.4 update adds new capabilities to help meet enterprise data management requirements
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next-20200124: linux-next

Linux Kernel - 8 hours 14 min ago
Version:next-20200124 (linux-next) Released:2020-01-24
Categories: Linux Kernel

How to install kafka on RHEL 8

LXer Linux News - 8 hours 20 min ago
Apache Kafka is a distributed streaming platform. With it's rich API (Application Programming Interface) set, we can connect mostly anything to Kafka as source of data, and on the other end, we can set up a large number of consumers that will receive the steam of records for processing. Kafka is highly scaleable, and stores the streams of data in a reliable and fault-tolerant way.
Categories: General News

bandwhich Shows What's Taking Up Your Network Bandwidth On Linux And macOS

LXer Linux News - Thu, 01/23/2020 - 23:41
bandwhich is a relatively new terminal bandwidth utilization tool for Linux, *BSD and macOS, written in Rust. It shows the current network utilization by process, connection and remote IP/hostname.
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Connect an Asterisk system to the public switched telephone network

LXer Linux News - Thu, 01/23/2020 - 22:59
Learn how to set up Asterisk so your softphones can receive incoming calls from outside and make outgoing calls outside your organization as well.
Categories: General News

New stable Steam Client up, fixing Steam Survey and NFS mounts on Linux, plus other Steam news

LXer Linux News - Thu, 01/23/2020 - 22:16
The first stable update for the Steam Client of 2020, pulling in all the recent changes from the Beta versions. Some needed fixes for Linux are in.
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Install Racket Programming Language On Linux

LXer Linux News - Thu, 01/23/2020 - 21:34
This guide explains how to install Racket programing language on Linux.
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Tcpdump Command in Linux

LXer Linux News - Thu, 01/23/2020 - 20:52
tcpdump is a command-line utility that you can use to capture and inspect network traffic going to and from your system
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Building a home lab: Sysadmin after dark

LXer Linux News - Thu, 01/23/2020 - 20:09
Want to set up your own home sysadmin lab? Let's start by looking at the big-picture decisions regarding hardware and software.
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Do You Really Need Antivirus Software on Linux?

LXer Linux News - Thu, 01/23/2020 - 19:27
Linux can get viruses, but you don't need an antivirus. How can both those claims be true? Do you really need antivirus on your Linux machine?
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Use this open source tool to get your local weather forecast

LXer Linux News - Thu, 01/23/2020 - 18:44
Last year, I brought you 19 days of new (to you) productivity tools for 2019. This year, I'm taking a different approach: building an environment that will allow you to be more productive in the new year, using tools you may or may not already be using.read more
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Beginners Guide to Command Substitution in Bash (And the Backslash Mystery)

LXer Linux News - Thu, 01/23/2020 - 18:02
Learn the basics of command substitution, the rules of using backslashes in command substitution, and how to work with nested command substitutions.
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How to configure an Asterisk dialplan for intra-office calling

LXer Linux News - Thu, 01/23/2020 - 17:20
Learn how to configure Asterisk to let two softphones call each other. https://red.ht/37f6PFt via #EnableSysadmin
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How To Find Broken Symlinks And Delete Them On Linux

Linux Today News - Thu, 01/23/2020 - 17:00

Find and delete the unused broken symlinks on Linux using 'symlinks' utility and "find" command.

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6 things you should be doing with Emacs

LXer Linux News - Thu, 01/23/2020 - 16:37
Imagine using Python's IDLE interface to edit text. You would be able to load files into memory, edit them, and save changes. But every action you perform would be defined by a Python function. Making a word all capitals, for instance, calls upper(), opening a file calls open, and so on. Everything in your text document is a Python object and can be manipulated accordingly. From the user's perspective, it's the same experience as any text editor.read more
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Beginners Guide to Command Substitution in Bash (And the Backslash Mystery)

Linux Today News - Thu, 01/23/2020 - 16:00

Learn the basics of command substitution

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