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How to Install Anaconda Python Distribution on Debian 10

HowToForge - Mon, 09/16/2019 - 11:40
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.
Categories: Software and Help

CNAB ready for prime time, says Docker

Linux Today News - Mon, 09/16/2019 - 11:00

Docker announced yesterday that CNAB, a specification for creating multi-container applications, has come of age.

Categories: General News

Linux Screen Command - Beginners Guide to Terminal Multiplexing

LXer Linux News - Mon, 09/16/2019 - 10:42
Learn how to use Linux Screen to detach and reattach terminal sessions, create split screen terminal sessions, monitor sessions for activity or inactivity and the basics of terminal multiplexing.
Categories: General News

Intel Resurrecting FSGSBASE Support For Linux To Help With Performance

Linux Today News - Mon, 09/16/2019 - 10:00

Phoronix: The FSGSBASE instruction allows for reading/write to the FS/GS BASE from any privilege and should help with performance

Categories: General News

BSD Release: GhostBSD 19.09 - Mon, 09/16/2019 - 09:31
GhostBSD is a desktop-oriented, rolling release operating system based on TrueOS. The project's latest release, 19.09, shifts its base from TrueOS's cutting edge development branch to the slower moving, but still rolling, Stable branch. "GhostBSD 19.09 has some considerable changes happened, like moving the system to STABLE instead....
Categories: Distributions

How to Check if File or Directory Exists in Bash Shell

LXer Linux News - Mon, 09/16/2019 - 09:27
If you are working on a Bash script that interacts with files and directories, you might encounter a situation where you need to make sure that the file or directory exists. This tutorial teaches you how to do that.
Categories: General News

How to stop, start, and restart Apache on various Linux distributions

Linux Today News - Mon, 09/16/2019 - 09:00

TechRepublic: Need to know how to start, stop, restart, enable, and disable Apache? Here's how.

Categories: General News

Join Open Jam 2019 to build open source indie games

LXer Linux News - Mon, 09/16/2019 - 08:13
On September 27th, dozens of indie developers will come together virtually to develop video games using open source software. This date marks the third annual Open Jam, a three-day, 80-hour online game jam dedicated to indie developers building playful games and advancing the world of open source game development. In preparation for Open Jam 2019, we wanted to share the story of Open Jams past and preview the exciting new things coming this year!
Categories: General News

Accessing SELinux policy documentation

Linux Today News - Mon, 09/16/2019 - 08:00

SELinux has a large volume of policy documentation,

Categories: General News

Manjaro Linux 18.1 Is Officially Released, And You Have A New Choice To Make

Linux Today News - Mon, 09/16/2019 - 08:00

Forbes: The latest stable version of the Arch-based Linux distribution is available now with a ton of new features, and a new choice to make during installation

Categories: General News

Automate your Linux system tasks with cron

Linux Today News - Mon, 09/16/2019 - 07:00

It's all about timing with cron, the scheduling daemon.

Categories: General News

Cron Jobs and Crontab on Linux Explained

LXer Linux News - Mon, 09/16/2019 - 06:59
As a system administrator, it is very likely that you spend a lot of time doing recurring tasks on your system. Luckily for you, there is a way to automate tasks on Linux systems : cron jobs. Initially built in 1975 by the AT&T Bell Laboratories, cron has evolved to become a reference on Linux when it comes to scheduling and executing tasks at fixed dates or periods.
Categories: General News

Richard Stallman's Controversial Views Are Nothing New and They Distract From Bill Gates' Vastly Worse Role

LXer Linux News - Mon, 09/16/2019 - 05:44
It's easier to attack Richard Stallman (RMS) using politics (than using his views on software) and media focus on Stallman's personal views on sexuality bears some resemblance to the push against Linus Torvalds, which leans largely on the false perception that he is sexist, rude and intolerant
Categories: General News

Distribution Release: Porteus Kiosk 4.9.0 - Mon, 09/16/2019 - 05:17
Tomasz Jokiel has announced the release of Porteus Kiosk 4.9.0, the latest stable build of the project's Gentoo-based, specialist distribution designed for web kiosks: "I am pleased to announce that Porteus Kiosk 4.9.0 is now available for download. Major software upgrades in this release include: Linux kernel 4.19.68,....
Categories: Distributions

Microsoft Targets GNU/Linux Advocates With Phony Charm Offensives and Fake ‘Love’

LXer Linux News - Mon, 09/16/2019 - 04:33
The ways Microsoft depresses GNU/Linux advocacy and discourages enthusiasm for Software Freedom is not hard to see; it’s worth considering and understanding some of these tactics (mostly assimilation-centric and love-themed), which can otherwise go unnoticed
Categories: General News

How To Install Webmin on Debian 10

LXer Linux News - Mon, 09/16/2019 - 02:22
Webmin is an open-source web control panel for administering Linux servers. It allows you to manage the system users, groups, disk quotas as well as install and configure web, ssh, ftp, email and database servers. With Webmin, you can configure almost every aspect of the system. In this tutorial, we'll show you how to install Webmin on Debian 10, Buster.
Categories: General News

5.2.15: stable

Linux Kernel - Mon, 09/16/2019 - 01:23
Version:5.2.15 (stable) Released:2019-09-16 Source:linux-5.2.15.tar.xz PGP Signature:linux-5.2.15.tar.sign Patch:full (incremental) ChangeLog:ChangeLog-5.2.15
Categories: Linux Kernel

4.19.73: longterm

Linux Kernel - Mon, 09/16/2019 - 01:22
Version:4.19.73 (longterm) Released:2019-09-16 Source:linux-4.19.73.tar.xz PGP Signature:linux-4.19.73.tar.sign Patch:full (incremental) ChangeLog:ChangeLog-4.19.73
Categories: Linux Kernel

4.14.144: longterm

Linux Kernel - Mon, 09/16/2019 - 01:20
Version:4.14.144 (longterm) Released:2019-09-16 Source:linux-4.14.144.tar.xz PGP Signature:linux-4.14.144.tar.sign Patch:full (incremental) ChangeLog:ChangeLog-4.14.144
Categories: Linux Kernel

4.9.193: longterm

Linux Kernel - Mon, 09/16/2019 - 01:19
Version:4.9.193 (longterm) Released:2019-09-16 Source:linux-4.9.193.tar.xz PGP Signature:linux-4.9.193.tar.sign Patch:full (incremental) ChangeLog:ChangeLog-4.9.193
Categories: Linux Kernel