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NVIDIA have released the big new Linux Beta driver 440.26 today

LXer Linux News - 2 hours 2 min ago
Today NVIDIA released the 440.26 Beta driver for Linux with a number of new features, enhancements and a few interesting bug fixes.
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How to Install PHP on CentOS 8

LXer Linux News - 4 hours 14 min ago
PHP is one of the most used server-side programming languages. Many popular CMS and frameworks such as WordPress, Magento, and Laravel are built in PHP. In this guide, we will discuss how to install PHP 7.2, 7.3, or 7.4 on CentOS 8.
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How to explain big data in plain English

LXer Linux News - 6 hours 25 min ago
You may think everyone knows what big data is by now, but misconceptions remain. Get expert advice for discussing big data in plain terms with colleagues, customers, or any audience
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Shuttleworth sees the Linux desktop living on with Ubuntu 19.10

LXer Linux News - 8 hours 37 min ago
It may never be as big as Windows, but Canonical CEO Mark Shuttleworth still sees a bright future for the Linux desktop.
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Managing user accounts with Cockpit

LXer Linux News - 10 hours 48 min ago
This is the latest in a series of articles on Cockpit, the easy-to-use, integrated, glanceable, and open web-based interface for your servers. In the first article, we introduced the web user interface. The second and third articles focused on how to perform storage and network tasks respectively. This article demonstrates how to create and modify local accounts.
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How to Install Kali Linux

LXer Linux News - 13 hours 15 sec ago
Kali Linux is a Linux distro for security testing. It includes software from Aircrack to John the Ripper. Here's how you can install Kali Linux on your PC.
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VirtualBox Adds Support for Linux Kernel 5.3, Red Hat Enterprise Linux 8.1 Beta

LXer Linux News - 15 hours 11 min ago
Oracle released today VirtualBox 6.0.14, a new maintenance update in the latest VirtualBox 6.0 series of their open-source and cross-platform virtualization software.
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Install Jira on Ubuntu 18.04 with Nginx and Let’sEncrypt SSL

LXer Linux News - Sat, 10/19/2019 - 22:00
Install Jira on Ubuntu 18.04 with Nginx and Let’sEncrypt SSL on Google Compute Engine. Jira is a software designed to help teams to plan, track, managing software developments easily. This setup is tested on Ubuntu 18.04 on Google Cloud Platform. These steps will work on other Linux distros and any VPS or Dedicated or AWS or Azure or any cloud hosting.
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Fedora IoT Review

LXer Linux News - Sat, 10/19/2019 - 19:49
Fedora has released an Internet of Things edition called "Fedora IoT". Here is a review of Fedora IoT and its relevant installation instructions.
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Some New Operating Systems on Distrotest that Caught My Attention!

LXer Linux News - Sat, 10/19/2019 - 18:00
Distrotest is one site that provides a variety of Linux distributions that can be run directly on the browser. Or you can also run it on a remote desktop client application, for example using Remmina. So, you can try various linux distributions online without having to install it or make a live CD.
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How to Install Open eShop on Ubuntu 18.04

LXer Linux News - Sat, 10/19/2019 - 16:11
Open eShop is a free and open-source PHP-based web interface that allows its users to easily sell their digital goods such as MP3s, eBooks, Movies, Software, or any other downloadable item on offer. In this tutorial, we’ll go over the steps needed to install Open eShop on an Ubuntu 18.04 VPS. The installation of Open eShop is pretty easy, and this tutorial will go into details on how to install and configure Open eShop on an Ubuntu 18.04 VPS with Apache web server, MySQL database server and PHP.
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To space and beyond with open source

LXer Linux News - Sat, 10/19/2019 - 14:22
Carl Sagan once said, "The universe is a pretty big place. If it[he]#039[/he]s just us, seems like an awful waste of space." In that vast desert of seeming nothingness hides some of the most mysterious and beautiful creations humankind ever has—or ever will—witness. Open source projects are helping to satisfy our curiosity about what lies far beyond Earth's atmosphere.
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How to install notepad++ Editor on Debian 10

LXer Linux News - Sat, 10/19/2019 - 12:33
Notepad++ is a free and open-source code editor. This article shows how to install the powerful and handy notepad++ editor on Debian 10.
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Networking SBCs run Linux on quad -A53 and -A72 NXP LS chips

LXer Linux News - Sat, 10/19/2019 - 10:44
Forlinx’s sandwich-style OK1043A-C and OK1046A SBCs run Linux on NXP’s quad -A53 LS1043A and quad -A72 LS1046A SoCs, respectively, and offer a 10GbE port and up to 6x GbE ports with optional SFP. Forlinx has posted product pages for two similar COM Express modules and carrier boards that run Linux on NXP’s networking focused LS […]
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Ubuntu MATE 19.10 Released with Latest MATE Desktop, New Apps, Many Improvements

LXer Linux News - Sat, 10/19/2019 - 08:56
Martin Wimpress announced today the release of the Ubuntu MATE 19.10 operating system as part of the Ubuntu 19.10 (Eoan Ermine) series.
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How to install Linux on Windows With a VMware Virtual Machine ?

LXer Linux News - Sat, 10/19/2019 - 07:07
The best way to test the Linux based distribution without out-right installing it on your hard drive as dual boot system is to install it in a virtual machine, be it Virtual Box (by Oracle) or VMware Workstation (either Pro version or a Player, by VMware).
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Top 5 stress reliefs for sysadmins

LXer Linux News - Sat, 10/19/2019 - 04:55
Compression is best applied to data, not humans. Here are a few of my favorite ways to distance myself from the pressures of being a sysadmin.
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