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Exercising to Create Basic Python C Extensions on Fedora Linux 34

5 hours 33 min ago
This post follows up "Creating Basic Python C Extensions - Tutorial" and does just one update required in static PyMethodDef myMethods still having "METH_NOARGS" instead of "METH_VARARGS", what, actually, confuses inexperienced learners.
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8 books open source technologists should read this summer

7 hours 44 min ago
Welcome to the 2021 Opensource.com summer reading list. This year[he]#039[/he]s list contains eight wonderful book recommendations from members of the Opensource.com community. From classics like Frank Herbert[he]#039[/he]s Dune and a new translation of Beowulf to non-fiction books about the history of tech industry culture, this list has books for readers with different tastes and interests.
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Debian 10.10 Released with Bug Fixes, One Package was Removed

9 hours 56 min ago
The Debian Project has announced the 10th update of its stable distribution. Like all other point releases that Debian project develops, Debian 10.10 has arrived for keep correcting errors from the Buster, that was released almost two years ago.
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How to Make LibreOffice Look Like Microsoft Office

12 hours 7 min ago
We made an attempt to make the LibreOffice suite look like Microsoft Office. Is it possible? Let's find out.
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How To Host Counter-Strike: Global Offensive Server on Ubuntu

14 hours 19 min ago
Counter-Strike: Global Offensive popularly known as CS: GO is one of the most popular games of all time. Released in 1999, the game involves two teams where the Terrorist team tries to plant explosives whereas the Counter-Terrorists team tries to prevent it.
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Debian GNU/Linux 10.10 “Buster” Released with 55 Security Updates and 81 Bug Fixes

Sun, 06/20/2021 - 21:56
The Debian Project announced today the general availability of the Debian GNU/Linux 10.10 update to the latest stable Debian GNU/Linux 10 “Buster” operating system series.
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Dash to Panel Extension is Now Available for GNOME 40

Sun, 06/20/2021 - 19:44
The popular GNOME 40 extension - Dash to Panel is ported for GNOME 40. And you can now install it and experience the new look of your desktop.
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Install Redis on Ubuntu 20.04

Sun, 06/20/2021 - 17:33
Redis is a well-known open-source data structure store that stores data in memory and is commonly used as a database. In this guide, you will learn how we can get Redis server installed on Ubuntu 20.04.
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Using WordOps to Install WordPress Automatically on Ubuntu 20.04

Sun, 06/20/2021 - 15:21
WordOps is a simple tool that provides the ability to deploy WordPress sites from the command line using an optimized LEMP stack. In this tutorial we’ll use WordOps to quickly and easily install WordPress on an Ubuntu 20.04 machine, and we’ll check out and explain some of the extra features that WordOps offers.
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Use this nostalgic text editor on FreeDOS

Sun, 06/20/2021 - 13:32
In the very early days of DOS, the standard editor was a no-frills line editor called Edlin. Tim Paterson wrote the original Edlin for the first version of DOS, then called 86-DOS and later branded PC-DOS and MS-DOS. Paterson has commented that he meant to replace Edlin eventually, but it wasn't until ten years later that MS-DOS 5 (1991) replaced Edlin with Edit, a full-screen editor.read more
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How to Use Zstandard Compression on Linux (With Commands)

Sun, 06/20/2021 - 11:43
As a Linux user, you’re probably already familiar with longtime staples like gzip, bzip2, and xz. There’s a newcomer in the compression arena. Zstandard (often abbreviated to zstd) was released in 2015 and since then has risen sharply in popularity.
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Try quantum computing with this open source software development kit

Sun, 06/20/2021 - 09:54
Classical computing is based on bits. Zeros and ones. This isn't because there's some inherent advantage to a binary logic system over logic systems with more states—or even over analog computers. But on-off switches are easy to make and, with modern semiconductor technology, we can make them very small and very cheap.read more
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How to install Redmine Project Management Software on Ubuntu 20.04

Sun, 06/20/2021 - 08:06
Redmine is a free and open-source project management application written in Ruby. In this post, we will show you how to install Redmine on Ubuntu 20.04 server.
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Gary Linden, legendary surfer & Firefox fan

Sun, 06/20/2021 - 06:17
Big wave surf legend and surfboard maker, Gary Linden talks the ocean, the internet and where humanity goes from here.The post Gary Linden, legendary surfer & Firefox fan appeared first on The Mozilla Blog.
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How to Install Python 3.9 on Debian 10

Sun, 06/20/2021 - 04:28
Python is a free, open-source, and high-level programming language used for scripting and automation. It is very popular, object-oriented, and used by many top tech companies including Google. It is known for its simplicity and easy-to-use syntax. The Python 3.9 version has been released with new features/modules, security updates, and improvements. In this post, we will show you how to install Python 3.9 on Debian 10 VPS.
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Automakers Race to the IoT and Manufacturing Edge

Sun, 06/20/2021 - 02:39
Thanks to increased demand for internet-connected cars, autos are driving the manufacturing edge with robotics-driven automation during assembly.
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Wind River Linux updates with Linux LTS 5.10 and a prebuilt binary

Sun, 06/20/2021 - 00:50
Wind River has released Wind River Linux LTS21, advancing to Linux LTS 5.10, Yocto Project 3.3, and Qt 5.15.2. New features include a Linux Assembly Tool for image creation and a pre-built binary distribution. We last heard from Wind River in Feb. 2020 when the company released an unnamed version of Wind River Linux that […]
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Learn more about your Linux system with inxi

Sat, 06/19/2021 - 23:01
Gather a variety of system and non-system information with a single Linux command: inxi
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Ubuntu 20.10 Reaches End of Life on July 22, Here’s How to Upgrade

Sat, 06/19/2021 - 21:12
For anyone running the Ubuntu 20.10, you have until July 22 to update to a newer version. Canonical, the company behind the distro, has announced that after that date, version 20.10 (also known as “Groovy Gorilla”) will enter its End of Life.
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How do you handle system maintenance during a crisis?

Sat, 06/19/2021 - 19:24
You know it's going to happen so you need to be prepared. How do you do it?
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