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Role of Training and Certification at the Linux Foundation

LXer Linux News - Fri, 10/23/2020 - 18:20
Open source allows anyone to dip their toes in the code, read up on the documentation, and learn everything on their own. That’s how most of us did it, but that’s just the first step. Those who want to have successful careers in building, maintaining, and managing IT infrastructures of companies need more structured hands-on […]
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Distribution Release: Pop!_OS 20.10

DistroWatch.com - Fri, 10/23/2020 - 18:01
System76, a US-based manufacturer of Linux desktops, laptops and servers, has announced the release of Pop!_OS 20.10, the latest version of the company's Ubuntu-based Linux distribution. It includes various usability improvements, such as stacking tiled windows, floating window exceptions, fractional scaling or external monitor support in hybrid graphics....
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Coffee Lake system can expand via M.2, mini-PCIe, PCIe, and Xpansion

LXer Linux News - Fri, 10/23/2020 - 17:05
MiTac’s fanless, rugged “MX1-10FEP” embedded computer has an 8th or 9th Gen Coffee Lake Core or Xeon CPU plus 3x SATA bays, 4x USB 3.1 Gen 2, 2x M.2, 2x mini-PCIe, and optional PCIe x16 and x1. MiTac recently introduced a Coffee Lake based MX1-10FEP computer that is also being distributed by ICP Germany. This […]
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How to Install and Configure Squid Proxy on Ubuntu 20.04

LXer Linux News - Fri, 10/23/2020 - 15:51
Squid is a full-featured caching proxy supporting popular network protocols like HTTP, HTTPS, FTP, and more. It can be used to improve the web server’s performance by caching repeated requests, filter web traffic and access geo-restricted content. This tutorial explains how to set up a Squid Proxy on Ubuntu 20.04 and configure Firefox and Google Chrome web browsers to use it.
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How to check TLS/SSL certificate expiration date from command-line

Linux Today News - Fri, 10/23/2020 - 14:00

Let us see how to find out TLS/SSL cert expiry date from the Linux or Unix CLI.

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Getting Started With Python Package Managers

LXer Linux News - Fri, 10/23/2020 - 12:32
In depth tutorial on how to setup Python virtual environment on Linux using Package managers
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Chkservice - An Easy Way to Manage Systemd Units in Terminal

Linux Today News - Fri, 10/23/2020 - 12:00

Systemd (system daemon) is a modern system management daemon for Linux systems.

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PineCube camera kit arrives for $30

LXer Linux News - Fri, 10/23/2020 - 11:18
Pine64’s $30 PineCube camera dev kit runs Linux on an Allwinner S3 and offers a 5MP, OmniVision OV5640 based M12 camera with IR night-vision plus audio I/O, WiFi, 10/100 LAN with PoE, USB, 26-pin GPIO, and optional battery and display. The open-spec PineCube was first revealed by Pine64 in early 2019 as a device called […]
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Firefox 82 Released with Picture-In-Picture Improvements, 17% Faster Session Restore

LXer Linux News - Fri, 10/23/2020 - 10:04
Mozilla released today the Firefox 82 web browser for all supported platforms, an update that continues the monthly release cycle with various small improvements and security fixes.
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Distribution Release: Xubuntu 20.10

DistroWatch.com - Fri, 10/23/2020 - 10:01
Yousuf Philips has announced the release of Xubuntu 20.10, the latest stable version from the project that develops an official Ubuntu spin with Xfce as the preferred desktop: "The Xubuntu team is happy to announce the immediate release of Xubuntu 20.10. Xubuntu 20.10, code-named 'Focal Fossa', is a....
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How to Install vnStat and vnStati to Monitor Network Traffic in Linux

Linux Today News - Fri, 10/23/2020 - 10:00

VnStat is a console-based network traffic monitoring tool design for Linux and BSD.

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How To List Filesystems In Linux Using Lfs

LXer Linux News - Fri, 10/23/2020 - 08:49
Lfs is a commandline tool to display the information of the mounted disks in your Linux system. The developer of Lfs claims it is slightly a better alternative to df -H command.
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Newest RoboLinux 11 Update Goes Far Beyond Typical Linux

Linux Today News - Fri, 10/23/2020 - 08:00

RoboLinux is one of the most advanced desktop Linux distributions you can find.

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Linux 5.9, KDE Plasma 5.20, LibreOffice, Pine64 Updates & More | This Week in Linux 121

LXer Linux News - Fri, 10/23/2020 - 07:35
On this episode of This Week in Linux, we’ve got a monster of a show with so many great topics and even some potentially controversial stuff to talk about.
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Distribution Release: Ubuntu Kylin 20.10

DistroWatch.com - Fri, 10/23/2020 - 07:12
Ubuntu Kylin, a Linux distribution built for China and an official member of the Ubuntu family, has arrived at the 20.10 release. The new version features the much improved UKUI 3.0 desktop environment (a fork of MATE), as well as an enhanced file manager called Peony: "The Ubuntu....
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OpenStack Foundation transforms into the Open Infrastructure Foundation

LXer Linux News - Fri, 10/23/2020 - 06:21
In a move, which has been coming for a while, OpenStack widens its focus from the OpenStack IaaS cloud to a variety of open-source cloud technologies.
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How to Install Jenkins Automation Server with Apache on Ubuntu 20.04

HowToForge - Fri, 10/23/2020 - 05:32
Jenkins is a free and open-source automation server that helps developers to build, test, and deploy their software. In this tutorial, we will show you how to install Jenkins with Apache as a reverse proxy on Ubuntu 20.04.
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Linux Weekly Roundup: KDE Plasma 5.20, Kernel 5.9 and More - Oct 18 2020

LXer Linux News - Fri, 10/23/2020 - 05:06
Here's this week's roundup series, curated for you from the Linux and open-source world on application updates, new releases, distribution updates, major news, and upcoming highlights.
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Distribution Release: Ubuntu Budgie 20.10

DistroWatch.com - Fri, 10/23/2020 - 04:00
David Mohammed has announced the release of Ubuntu Budgie 20.10, the latest version of the project that integrates the Budgie desktop into the underlying Ubuntu system: "For 20.10 your Ubuntu Budgie team has concentrated on paper-cuts - tidying up the rough areas reported by you our community. Shuffler....
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5 steps to learn any programming language

LXer Linux News - Fri, 10/23/2020 - 03:52
Some people love learning new programming languages. Other people can[he]#039[/he]t imagine having to learn even one. In this article, I[he]#039[/he]m going to show you how to think like a coder so that you can confidently learn any programming language you want.
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