LXer Linux News

Subscribe to LXer Linux News feed
Linux and Open Source news headlines
Updated: 3 hours 59 min ago

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

4 hours 6 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: General News

Zorin OS 15.1 Review

5 hours 21 min ago
Zorin OS touts itself as a Windows alternative and is targeting Windows users that are looking to switch to Linux. Check out our review of Zorin OS.
Categories: General News

How to Convert Audio Files in Ubuntu

6 hours 35 min ago
If you have a bunch of audio files that you want to convert to MP3, you can make use of the popular SoundConverter to convert audio files in Ubuntu.
Categories: General News

Wine 5.0 Stable Released With Vulkan 1.1 Support, Reimplemented XAudio2, Proper Multi-Monitor Support

7 hours 49 min ago
Wine 5.0 is available for download after being in development for a year. This release includes over 7400 changes, the main highlights being proper multi-monitor support, Vulkan 1.1 support, the reimplementation of XAudio2, and built-in modules in the PE format.
Categories: General News

Apollo Lake in-vehicle PCs have four PoE ports

9 hours 4 min ago
Nexcom’s “nROK 6222” and similar “VTC 6222” are rugged, Linux-ready in-vehicle computers with an Intel Apollo Lake SoC, 5x GbE (4x with PoE), 3x mini-PCIe, 2x SATA, 2x HDMI, and CAN, serial, VGA, USB 3.0, and GPS. Nexcom announced a nROK 6222 computer for rolling stock applications and a similar VTC 6222 system for more […]
Categories: General News

Canonical announces high-performance Android services on the cloud

10 hours 18 min ago
Building on top of Ubuntu on the cloud, Canonical is making it possible to run demanding Android apps from the cloud with the Anbox Cloud.
Categories: General News

Linux Foundation (LF) Now Dominated by Lots of Microsoft People and LF Chiefs Join Microsoft in Smearing GPL/Copyleft

11 hours 32 min ago
We continue to see additional evidence which serves towards reinforcing our view that the so-called ‘Linux’ Foundation is actually hostile towards many things that are associated with Linux (unlike those looking to exploit/hijack Linux for proprietary ends)
Categories: General News

Install Adminer Database Management Tool on Debian 10

12 hours 47 min ago
Managing database systems like MySQL, PostgreSQL, Oracle, and SQLite form the web-based UI is easier than using the command-line tool. Adminer is one of the best full-featured database management tool written in PHP.
Categories: General News

How is the path environment variable managed in Linux/Ubuntu/Debian?

14 hours 1 min ago
Many users, beginners and advanced are sometimes confused on how the PATH environment variable is handled on Linux. Why are there so many files .bash_profile, .bashrc,.profile , .bash_login ? In this short article, we will try to clear up this confusion and will also explain how to add a path to PATH on Linux as well as provide a glimpse inon the different files involved and the way the way are invoked.
Categories: General News

How to Use Access Control Lists to Control File Permissions on Linux

15 hours 15 min ago
A very useful feature in Linux is the "Access Control Lists" that controls access to files and directories. Here's how access control lists work in Linux.
Categories: General News

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

16 hours 30 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

Top 7 Predictions for Linux and Open Source In 2020

17 hours 44 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.
Categories: General News

How To Find Broken Symlinks And Delete Them On Linux

18 hours 58 min ago
Find and delete the unused broken symlinks on Linux using 'symlinks' utility and "find" command.
Categories: General News

New Confluent Platform release boosts event streaming quality

20 hours 13 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
Categories: General News

How to install kafka on RHEL 8

20 hours 55 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

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.
Categories: General News

Connect an Asterisk system to the public switched telephone network

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

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.
Categories: General News

Install Racket Programming Language On Linux

Thu, 01/23/2020 - 21:34
This guide explains how to install Racket programing language on Linux.
Categories: General News

Tcpdump Command in Linux

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
Categories: General News