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Best Free and Open Source Alternatives to Adobe Character Animator

Sat, 09/09/2023 - 21:25
Character Animator is software that combines real-time live motion-capture with a multi-track recording system to control layered 2D puppets based on an illustration drawn in Photoshop or Illustrator.
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How to Fix Unable to Locate Package in Less Than a Minute

Sat, 09/09/2023 - 19:08
It’s a clear day with a bright sun, but for my system, it’s still hazy – A frustrated user is not able to find the packages, so let’s have a chat with him.
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How To Enable IBM Bucklespring Keyboard Sound In Linux

Sat, 09/09/2023 - 16:50
The IBM Model-M space saver bucklespring keyboards are heavy and loud. If you are a fan of IBM bucklespring keyboards, then Bucklespring utility is a great way to enable Bucklespring keyboard sound in Linux even if you don't own one.
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Update the ISPConfig Perfect Server from Debian 11 to Debian 12

Sat, 09/09/2023 - 14:33
This tutorial will take you through updating a server managed by ISPConfig from Debian 11 (bullseye) to Debian 12 (bookworm). This guide works for both single- and multiserver setups.
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KDE Plasma 6 Roadmap Unveiled: When Can You Expect It?

Sat, 09/09/2023 - 12:16
At Akademy, the annual meeting of KDE developers, it was decided when users might expect the final stable release of the highly anticipated Plasma 6 desktop. Here's when it arrives!
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How to Install Elgg on Debian 11

Sat, 09/09/2023 - 09:59
Elgg is a free and open-source social networking engine that is easy to install and set up, and then used to power your social network. Elgg is built using PHP and is based on the MVC (Model-View-Controller) design pattern. It uses a MySQL/MariaDB database to store data.
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How to install Nvidia driver on Debian 12 Bookworm Linux

Sat, 09/09/2023 - 07:41
In this article, you will learn how to install the Nvidia driver on Debian 12 “Bookworm” from the standard Debian repository. If, for some reason, the installation of the Nvidia driver from the standard Debian repository fails, or if you wish to have a more up-to-date Nvidia driver, this tutorial will also guide you on how to install the official Nvidia driver directly from the Nvidia.com website.
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How to Change UI Language in LibreOffice and OpenOffice

Sat, 09/09/2023 - 05:24
This simple tutorial explains how to change the UI language of LibreOffice and OpenOffice.
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Orange Pi Unveils Cost-Effective Alternative to RPi Zero 2W

Sat, 09/09/2023 - 03:07
Orange Pi has just released an affordable development board with a form factor similar to the Raspberry Pi Zero 2W. The Orange Pi Zero 2W is powered by the Allwinner H618 quad-core processor and offers configurations with up to 4GB of LPDDR4 memory. The Orange Pi Zero 2W is powered by the same Allwinner processor […]
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LibreOffice Plans for Calendar-Based Versioning: Next Release Set as "24.2"

Sat, 09/09/2023 - 00:50
LibreOffice developers are ditching the old versioning system for something more intuitive.
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GNU’s Having a 40th Birthday Party and You’re Invited!

Fri, 09/08/2023 - 22:32
Gnu’s turning 40! The Free Software Foundation is pulling out all of the stops for a birthday celebration hack day on October 1.
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Advancing the future of the internet with new ways of defining our shared digital realities

Fri, 09/08/2023 - 20:15
More than ever, we need a movement to ensure the internet remains a force for good. The Mozilla Internet Ecosystem (MIECO) program fuels this movement by supporting people who are looking to advance a more human-centered internet. This week we’re highlighting Yoshiki Ohshima, a computer scientist and researcher with big ideas for how to shift […]
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Contribute at the Fedora Linux Test Week for Kernel 6.5 and Toolbx Test Day

Fri, 09/08/2023 - 17:58
Fedora test days are events where anyone can help make sure changes in Fedora Linux work well in an upcoming release. Fedora community members often participate, and the public is welcome at these events. If you’ve never contributed to Fedora Linux before, this is a perfect way to get started. There are four test periods […]
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FOSS Week in Review: LibreOffice Fixes Bugs, KDE Release Plans, Automakers ‘F’ on Privacy, and more…

Fri, 09/08/2023 - 15:41
In this week’s roundup, we look at the winding down of LibreOffice’s 7.5 series, how KDE’s getting it together for Plasma’s upcoming 6.0 release, Mozilla’s look at privacy issues and modern automobiles, and more.
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How to Configure Network Bonding or Teaming on RHEL

Fri, 09/08/2023 - 05:56
2DayGeeK: This quick tutorial describes how to configure LACP Bonding on RHEL system, which allows two or more network interfaces to be aggregated as one, thereby providing increased bandwidth and redundancy.
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File Browser – A Cross-platform Stylish Web File Manager

Fri, 09/08/2023 - 03:39
File Browser, formerly known as filemanager, is an open-source web file manager and web-based graphical interface for managing files and directories on a server or computer.
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LibreOffice 7.5.6 Office Suite Released with More Than 50 Bug Fixes

Fri, 09/08/2023 - 01:22
The Document Foundation announced today the general availability of LibreOffice 7.5.6 as the sixth maintenance update to the latest LibreOffice 7.5 open-source and free office suite series to fix more bugs and issues.
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Video codecs: Adding AV1 stateless video decoder support to Linux

Thu, 09/07/2023 - 23:05
The latest mainline Linux kernel (v6.5) includes 22 patches that enable support for the AV1 uAPI and for two stateless video decoders: one for the Rockchip RK3588 and one for MT8195, a MediaTek SoC.
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Linux distros drop their feelgood hits of the summer

Thu, 09/07/2023 - 20:47
A quiet period for the IT industry is a good time to rebuild and refresh, apparently. Taking advantage of the summer lull, there are new versions of a slew of distros: Nitrux, Ubuntu DDE, Linux Lite, Manjaro, and siblings Mageia, OpenMandriva and PCLinuxOS.…
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How to Upgrade from Debian 11 to Debian 12

Thu, 09/07/2023 - 18:30
This article will show you how to upgrade from Debian 11 (Bullseye) to Debian 12 (Bookworm) in a few easy steps.
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