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Linux eBook Reader Foliate 2.2.0 Adds Library View, eBook Discovery And Support For Comic Books

Linux Today News - Tue, 06/02/2020 - 03:00

Foliate Linux eBook reader has been updated with support for more book formats, including comic book archive.

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AppGet 'really helped us,' Microsoft says, but offers no apology to dev for killing open-source package manager

LXer Linux News - Tue, 06/02/2020 - 02:07
Windows bod acknowledges project's influence on WinGetMicrosoft's Andrew Clinick, a group program manager in the Windows team who is involved with the development of the WinGet package manager, has tried to make good with the open-source community by publishing an acknowledgement of what was borrowed from the existing AppGet project.…
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Linux Lite 5.0 Officially Released, It’s Based on Ubuntu 20.04 LTS

LXer Linux News - Tue, 06/02/2020 - 00:53
The Linux Lite 5.0 distribution is out now and looks to be the most feature-rich and complete release to date of this Ubuntu-based OS .
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Raspberry Pi: Here's what's new in latest operating system update

LXer Linux News - Mon, 06/01/2020 - 23:38
New updates have been rolled out to Raspberry Pi's 32-bit operating system, which is now simply called Raspberry Pi OS.
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EA open sources code from Command & Conquer Remastered Collection

LXer Linux News - Mon, 06/01/2020 - 22:24
As they said they would late last month, it appears Electronic Arts have gone ahead and uploaded some of the source code for the Command & Conquer Remastered Collection.
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Linux Lite Users Are the First to Install Linux Kernel 5.7, Here's How

Linux Today News - Mon, 06/01/2020 - 22:00

The Linux 5.7 kernel series ships with lot of goodies.

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Timesys and NXP partner on BSP maintenance service for embedded Linux

LXer Linux News - Mon, 06/01/2020 - 21:10
Timesys announced a BSP Lifecycle Maintenance Service for embedded Linux products using NXP processors. The BSP service offers regular board support package release updates okys the Vigiles Prime security and management service. Last June, Timesys launched a Vigiles security monitoring and management service with CVE (Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures) tracking for embedded Linux. Now, Timesys […]
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CDIR: A Faster Way to Navigate Folders and Files on Linux

Linux Today News - Mon, 06/01/2020 - 21:00

cdir is a cool and easy-to-use command-line utility that provides a pleasant way to navigate the bash shell and search for files.

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What It Would Take for Linus Torvalds to Leave Linux Foundation Without the Linux Trademark and Without Linux

LXer Linux News - Mon, 06/01/2020 - 19:55
It’s nice to think that the founder of Linux can just take his project and walk away, moving elsewhere, i.e. away from the Microsoft-employed executives who now “boss” him; but it’s not that simple anymore
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Nitrux 1.2.9 Is Out with KDE Plasma 5.18.5 and Linux 5.6, Based on Ubuntu 20.04 LTS

Linux Today News - Mon, 06/01/2020 - 19:00

Nitrux 1.2.9 is here with some major under-the-hood changes.

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How to write a VS Code extension

LXer Linux News - Mon, 06/01/2020 - 18:41
Visual Studio Code (VS Code) is a cross-platform code editor created by Microsoft for Linux, Windows, and macOS. Unfortunately, Microsoft's version of VS Code is released under the Microsoft Software License, which is not an open source license. However, the source code is open source, released under the MIT license, with releases distributed by the VSCodium project.read more
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Tartube: Watch And Download Videos from YouTube and more

Linux Today News - Mon, 06/01/2020 - 18:00

Tartube is a GUI front-end for youtube-dl, partly based on youtube-dl-gui and written in Python 3 / Gtk 3.

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Use FastAPI to build web services in Python

LXer Linux News - Mon, 06/01/2020 - 17:27
FastAPI is a modern Python web framework that leverage the latest Python improvement in asyncio. In this article you will see how to set up a container based development environment and implement a small web service with FastAPI. Getting Started The development environment can be set up using the Fedora container image. The following Dockerfile […]
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Linux Mint 20 Promises Improved Support for NVIDIA Optimus

Linux Today News - Mon, 06/01/2020 - 17:00

Linux Mint 20 will include improved support for NVIDIA Optimus.

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Linux Kernel 5.7 Officially Released, This Is What’s New

LXer Linux News - Mon, 06/01/2020 - 16:12
Linus Torvalds announced the general availability of the final release of the Linux 5.7 kernel series, a major branch that brings numerous new features and improvements.
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Fix MySQL ERROR 1819 (HY000): Your password does not satisfy the current policy requirements

Linux Today News - Mon, 06/01/2020 - 16:00

How to fix "ERROR 1819 (HY000): Your password does not satisfy the current policy requirements." in MySQL.

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A Linux Sysadmin's Guide to Network Management, Troubleshooting and Debugging

Linux Today News - Mon, 06/01/2020 - 15:00

There are numerous tools and utilities in Linux designed for administrative purposes.

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How to Format a USB Disk as exFAT on Linux Graphically and Command Line

LXer Linux News - Mon, 06/01/2020 - 14:58
This tutorial teaches you how to format a USB disk in exFAT format on Linux systems. Both GUI and command line methods have been discussed.
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How to Setup Python Development Environment in Ubuntu and Fedora

Linux Today News - Mon, 06/01/2020 - 14:00

If you are trying to set up your Python box and wondering how to begin, here are some tips for getting started.

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What is open source project governance?

LXer Linux News - Mon, 06/01/2020 - 13:44
In many discussions of open source projects and community governance, people tend to focus on activities or resources like "speaking for the project" or "ownership of the web domain." While documenting these things is useful, they aren[he]#039[/he]t truly governance matters. Alternately, others focus exclusively on technical matters like election rules, codes of conduct, and release procedures. While these might be the tools of governance, they[he]#039[/he]re not governance itself. So what exactly is open source project governance?
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