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Four semanage commands to keep SELinux in enforcing mode

Tue, 09/17/2019 - 11:37
Are you avoiding SELinux entirely, or leaving large portions of your systems in permissive mode? Read on to learn how to use the SELinux targeted policy.
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Fantastic looking beat 'em up Shing! confirming to be releasing for Linux

Tue, 09/17/2019 - 10:22
One we completely missed from Gamescom is Shing!, a new beat 'em up from developer Mass Creation releasing for Linux next year and it looks like it's going to be a lot of fun.
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GNU Linux-Libre 5.3 Kernel Arrives for Those Seeking 100% Freedom for Their PCs

Tue, 09/17/2019 - 09:08
The GNU Linux-libre project has announced today the release of the GNU Linux-libre 5.3 kernel, a 100% free version of the Linux 5.3 kernel that does not include any proprietary code.
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Linux Plumbers, Appwrite, and more industry trends

Tue, 09/17/2019 - 07:54
As part of my role as a senior product marketing manager at an enterprise software company with an open source development model, I publish a regular update about open source community, market, and industry trends for product marketers, managers, and other influencers. Here are five of my and their favorite articles from that update.
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As Richard Stallman Resigns Let's Consider Why GNU/Linux Without Stallman and Torvalds Would be a Victory to Microsoft

Tue, 09/17/2019 - 06:39
Stallman has been ejected after a lot of intentionally misleading press coverage; this is a dark day for Software Freedom
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Amid Epstein Controversy, Richard Stallman is Forced to Resign as FSF President

Tue, 09/17/2019 - 05:25
Richard Stallman, founder and president of the Free Software Foundation, has resigned as the president and from its board of directors. The announcement has come after a relentless campaign by a few activists and media person to remove Stallman for his views on the Epstein victims. Read more to get the details.
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How to Install Anaconda Python Distribution on Debian 10

Tue, 09/17/2019 - 05:17
Anaconda is an open-source distribution of the Python and R programming languages that can be used to simplify package management and deployment. In this tutorial, we will learn how to install Anaconda Python Distribution on Debian 10.
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I got 99 problems but a switch() ain't one: Java SE 13 lands with various tweaks as per Oracle's less-is-more strategy

Tue, 09/17/2019 - 04:02
All part of Big Red's regular small-ish release plan as opposed to large infrequent updatesCode One Oracle on Monday announced the release of Java SE 13 (JDK 13), saying it shows the tech titan's continued commitment to make innovation happen faster by sticking to a predictable six-month release cycle.…
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Chmod Command in Linux

Tue, 09/17/2019 - 02:48
In Linux, access to the files is managed through the file permissions, attributes, and ownership. This ensures that only authorized users and processes can access files and directories. This tutorial covers how to use the `chmod` command to change the access permissions of files and directories.
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Compact Kaby Lake embedded PC supports Linux

Tue, 09/17/2019 - 01:34
Axiomtek’s fanless, rugged “eBOX100-51R-FL” embedded PC runs Linux or Win 10 on a 7th Gen U-series CPU and offers a pair each of GbE, USB 3.0, USB 2.0, and serial ports plus a DP++ port and M.2 slots for WiFi and SATA. Axiomtek announced a compact (142 x 87 x 58mm) embedded computer equipped with […]
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cmus – free terminal-based audio player

Tue, 09/17/2019 - 00:19
When it comes to console-based music software, I really admire musikcube, a wonderful audio engine, library, player and server written in C++. This review looks at an alternative to musikcube. It’s called cmus.
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Delete Files That Have Not Been Accessed For A Given Time On Linux

Mon, 09/16/2019 - 23:05
This brief guide explains how to delete files that have not been accessed for a given time using Tmpwatch or Tmpreaper on Linux.
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Why Debian Is the Gold Standard of Upstream Desktop Linux

Mon, 09/16/2019 - 21:51
The last decade or so has seen Debian largely repositioned as an upstream distribution, making it an essential component of the desktop Linux infrastructure. Does your distro have “Debian Inside”?
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Wi-Fi 6 Launches Officially for the Next Generation of Wi-Fi

Mon, 09/16/2019 - 20:36
The Wi-Fi Alliance announced today the availability of the Wi-Fi CERTIFIED 6 certification program for vendors to provide customers with the latest and greatest Wi-Fi experience.
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How to Install Ranger Terminal File Manager on Linux

Mon, 09/16/2019 - 19:22
Ranger is a lightweight and powerful file manager that works in a terminal window. It comes with the Vi key bindings. It offers a smooth way to move into directories, view files and content, or open an editor to make changes to files.
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Copying large files with Rsync, and some misconceptions

Mon, 09/16/2019 - 18:08
There is a notion that a lot of people working in the IT industry often copy & paste from internet howtos. We all do it, and the copy & paste itself is not a problem. The problem is when we run things without understanding them. Some years ago, a friend who used to work on […]
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SAR – Linux System Performance Monitoring Tool (Check Linux System Activity Report Using the SAR Command)

Mon, 09/16/2019 - 16:53
The sar command allows you to check various historical performance data of the Linux system.
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Constraint programming by example

Mon, 09/16/2019 - 15:39
There are many different ways to solve problems in computing. You might "brute force" your way to a solution by calculating as many possibilities as you can, or you might take a procedural approach and carefully establish the known factors that influence the correct answer. In constraint programming, a problem is viewed as a series of limitations on what could possibly be a valid solution.read more
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How to Convert Video Formats on Linux

Mon, 09/16/2019 - 14:25
There are a few ways to convert video files on Linux. If you're a fan of command line tools, check out our FFMPEG video conversion guide. This guide is going to focus on HandBrake, a powerful graphical video conversion tool to covert video from and to many formats such as MP4, AVI, WebM and many more.
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Linux Kernel 5.3 Officially Released, Here's What's New

Mon, 09/16/2019 - 13:10
Linus Torvalds announced today the release of the Linux 5.3 kernel series, a major that brings several new features, dozens of improvements, and updated drivers.
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