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20 productivity tools for the Linux terminal

LXer Linux News - Fri, 05/29/2020 - 20:38
Many of us, admittedly, only use computers because they[he]#039[/he]re fun. But some people use computers to get stuff done, and their theory is computers are supposed to make things faster, better, and more organized. In practice, though, computers don[he]#039[/he]t necessarily improve our lives without a little manual reconfiguration to match our individual work styles.
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Canonical Fixes Linux Kernel Regression in Ubuntu 20.04 LTS, 19.10 and 18.04 LTS

LXer Linux News - Fri, 05/29/2020 - 18:50
Canonical has released a fix to address a Linux kernel regression introduced in the Linux 5.4 and 5.3 packages of its Ubuntu 20.04 LTS, Ubuntu 19.10 and Ubuntu 18.04 LTS systems.
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A new way to build cross-platform UIs for Linux ARM devices

LXer Linux News - Fri, 05/29/2020 - 17:48
Creating a great user experience (UX) for your applications is a tough job, especially if you are developing embedded applications. Today, there are two types of graphical user interface (GUI) tools generally available for developing embedded software: either they involve complex technologies, or they are extremely expensive.
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Ardour goes harder: v6.0 brings 'huge engineering changes' to open-source digital audio workstation

Linux Today News - Fri, 05/29/2020 - 17:00

Dev sticks with elderly GTK+2 GUI toolkit because 'we would gain nothing' by upgrading

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Install Nginx, MySQL, PHP (LEMP Stack) On Ubuntu 20.04 LTS

LXer Linux News - Fri, 05/29/2020 - 16:46
In the previous tutorial, we discussed how to install LAMP stack in Ubuntu 20.04 LTS server. LEMP is the acronym of Linux, Engine-x, MariaDB/MySQL, PHP/Perl/Python. This step by step tutorial describes how to install Nginx, MySQL, PHP (LEMP stack) on Ubuntu 20.04 LTS server edition with screenshots.
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Why snap and flatpak are so important to Linux

Linux Today News - Fri, 05/29/2020 - 16:00

Linux needs both snap and flatpak to succeed.

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This'll make you feel old: Uni compsci favourite Pascal hits the big five-oh this year

LXer Linux News - Fri, 05/29/2020 - 15:45
Spawn of ALGOL turns middle-aged. Pascal, a descendant of ALGOL 60 and darling of computer science courses for decades, turns 50 this year.…
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Latest BlackArch Linux ISO Adds More Than 150 New Hacking Tools, Linux 5.6

Linux Today News - Fri, 05/29/2020 - 15:00

Coming five months after the previous release, the BlackArch Linux 2020.06.01 ISOs are here packed with more than 150 new tools

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Add interactivity to your Python plots with Bokeh

LXer Linux News - Fri, 05/29/2020 - 14:43
In this series of articles, I[he]#039[/he]m looking at the characteristics of different Python plotting libraries by making the same multi-bar plot in each one. This time I[he]#039[/he]m focusing on Bokeh (pronounced "BOE-kay").
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Rocket.Chat - Free, Open Source, Enterprise Team Chat for Linux

Linux Today News - Fri, 05/29/2020 - 14:00

Rocket.Chat is a free, open-source, scalable, highly customizable, and secure platform that allows you to communicate and collaborate with your team, share files, and chat in real-time.

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Install Apache, MySQL, PHP (LAMP) Stack On Ubuntu 20.04 LTS

LXer Linux News - Fri, 05/29/2020 - 13:42
LAMP stack is a popular, open source web development platform that can be used to run and deploy dynamic websites and web-based applications. This step by step tutorial describes how to install Apache, MySQL, PHP (LAMP stack) on Ubuntu 20.04 LTS server edition with screenshots.
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How to Use the Powerful Xargs Command in Linux [Explained with Examples]

Linux Today News - Fri, 05/29/2020 - 13:00

xargs is one of the most powerful commands in Linux.

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How to Install Open Source Computer Vision Library (OpenCV) on CentOS 8

LXer Linux News - Fri, 05/29/2020 - 12:40
OpenCV stands for "Open Source Computer Vision Library" is an open-source cross-platform computer vision algorithm library that can be used in all kinds of visual processing areas, such as facial recognition, gesture recognition and motion tracking.
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You can build Linus Torvalds' PC: Here's all the hardware and where to buy it

Linux Today News - Fri, 05/29/2020 - 12:00

ZDnet: Normally, Torvalds would pop into his local Fry's. But in these pandemic times, he ordered everything from Amazon.

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How to Install NFS Client and Server on Ubuntu 20.04

LXer Linux News - Fri, 05/29/2020 - 11:39
Network File System or short NFS is a distributed file system protocol that allows you to mount remote directories on your server. In this tutorial, we will learn how to set up an NFS Server and how to mount NFS Shares on a client using Ubuntu 20.04.
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FOSS sprite editor Pixelorama has a big new release

Linux Today News - Fri, 05/29/2020 - 11:00

Pixelorama is an increasingly advanced free and open source sprite editor

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Precision data plotting in Python with Matplotlib

LXer Linux News - Fri, 05/29/2020 - 10:37
Python offers a rich set of options for visualizing data. I'll show you the basics of plotting in Matplotlib by creating a bar chart with grouped bars. It shows election results for the UK between 1966 and 2020:read more
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How to Install Django on Ubuntu 20.04 LTS

Linux Today News - Fri, 05/29/2020 - 10:00

Django is a web application framework written in python that follows the MVC (Model-View-Controller) architecture

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5 open source projects that make Kubernetes even better

LXer Linux News - Fri, 05/29/2020 - 09:36
Open source projects bring many additional capabilities to Kubernetes, such as performance monitoring, developer tools, serverless capabilities, and CI/CD workflows. Check out these five widely used options
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New features for running containers on NFS with rootless Podman

Linux Today News - Fri, 05/29/2020 - 09:00

New options in Podman make it easier to use rootless Podman on an NFS home directory.

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