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4.4.193: longterm

Linux Kernel - Mon, 09/16/2019 - 01:13
Version:4.4.193 (longterm) Released:2019-09-16 Source:linux-4.4.193.tar.xz PGP Signature:linux-4.4.193.tar.sign Patch:full (incremental) ChangeLog:ChangeLog-4.4.193
Categories: Linux Kernel

Hello Games continue fixing up Linux issues for No Man's Sky in Steam Play

LXer Linux News - Mon, 09/16/2019 - 00:10
While not available for Linux, No Man's Sky can be run through Steam Play and it appears Hello Games continue to keep an eye on it.
Categories: General News

next-20190915: linux-next

Linux Kernel - Sun, 09/15/2019 - 22:06
Version:next-20190915 (linux-next) Released:2019-09-16
Categories: Linux Kernel

Sandboxies open source initiative, open source in Hollywood, and more

LXer Linux News - Sun, 09/15/2019 - 21:59
In this edition of our open source news roundup, Sandboxie[he]#039[/he]s path to open source, update on the Pentagon[he]#039[/he]s adoption of open source, open source in Hollywood, and more!
Categories: General News

Linux 5.3 Released

Slashdot - Sun, 09/15/2019 - 20:03
Categories: General News

Linux 5.3 Released

Linux Today News - Sun, 09/15/2019 - 20:00

Linus Torvalds: So we've had a fairly quiet last week, but I think it was good that we ended up having that extra week and the final rc8.

Categories: General News

GNOME 3.34 released - coming soon in Fedora 31

LXer Linux News - Sun, 09/15/2019 - 19:47
Today the GNOME project announced the release of GNOME 3.34. This latest release of GNOME will be the default desktop environment in Fedora 31 Workstation. The Beta release of Fedora 31 is currently expected in the next week or two, with the Final release scheduled for late October. GNOME 3.34 includes a number of new […]
Categories: General News

DistroWatch Weekly, Issue 832 - Sun, 09/15/2019 - 19:10
This week in DistroWatch Weekly: Review: BlackWeb 1.2News: Fedora to use nftables with firewalld, Debian publishes updated media, DragonFly BSD makes resolving DNS more flexible, OpenBSD disables DoH in FirefoxQuestions and answers: Checking for Wayland and Wayland applicationsReleased last week: LXLE 18.04.3, OSGeoLive 13.0, Funtoo Linux 1.4Torrent corner:....
Categories: Distributions

Meet PineTime: A $25 Linux Smartwatch in Making

LXer Linux News - Sun, 09/15/2019 - 17:36
After budget friendly Pine Tab, Pine Phone and Pine Notebook, PINE64 just revealed that it is working on a Linux based smartwatch called PineTime. It should cost around $25 when it is available.
Categories: General News

5.3: mainline

Linux Kernel - Sun, 09/15/2019 - 16:19
Version:5.3 (mainline) Released:2019-09-15 Source:linux-5.3.tar.xz PGP Signature:linux-5.3.tar.sign Patch:full
Categories: Linux Kernel

FreeBSD Applying Security Updates Using pkg/freebsd-update

Linux Today News - Sun, 09/15/2019 - 16:00

 Nixcraft: Learn how to update packages and apply security upgrades on FreeBSD

Categories: General News

Software Defined Storage And Object Storage In The Era Of Cloud And IoT

LXer Linux News - Sun, 09/15/2019 - 15:24
Brief History of Storage and evolvement of Software defined Storage and Object Storage
Categories: General News

Proprietary Software Giants Tell Open Source 'Communities' That Proprietary Software Giants Are 'Friends'

LXer Linux News - Sun, 09/15/2019 - 13:13
The openwashing services of the so-called 'Linux' Foundation are working; companies that are inherently against Open Source are being called "Open" and some people are willing to swallow this bait (so-called 'compromise' which is actually surrender to proprietary software regimes)
Categories: General News

9 Tools to Monitor Linux Disk Partitions and Usage in Linux

Linux Today News - Sun, 09/15/2019 - 12:00

Monitoring storage device(s) space usage is one of the most important tasks of a SysAdmin

Categories: General News

Just some of the games coming to Linux in 2019, the September edition

LXer Linux News - Sun, 09/15/2019 - 11:01
It's been quite a while since we had a listicle of interesting games gearing up for release on Linux in 2019, let's take a fresh look today.
Categories: General News

How To List Users and Groups on Linux

LXer Linux News - Sun, 09/15/2019 - 08:50
On Linux, as a system administrator, you often want to have a complete list of all the users and all the groups on your host. It is quite crucial for security purposes to make sure that you have the correct amount of users and that you didn’t forget to delete some. There are several ways to list users and groups on Linux.
Categories: General News

An introduction to Virtual Machine Manager

LXer Linux News - Sun, 09/15/2019 - 06:38
In my series about GNOME Boxes, I explained how Linux users can quickly spin up virtual machines on their desktop without much fuss. Boxes is ideal for creating virtual machines in a pinch when a simple configuration is all you need.
Categories: General News

Are Application Servers Dying a Slow Death?

LXer Linux News - Sun, 09/15/2019 - 04:27
There has been concern for nearly five years application servers are dead. Truth be told, they are not dead, but is their usage in decline? The simple answer is yes. Over the years, it appears corporate environments have decided the return on investment is not there when looking at Java application servers. On the surface, one might assume that the likes of WebSphere or WebLogic might be the ones in decline due to cost.
Categories: General News

Akademy 2019 Wednesday and Thursday BoF Wrapup

LXer Linux News - Sun, 09/15/2019 - 02:15
Wednesday continued the Akademy BoFs, group sessions and hacking in the morning followed by the daytrip in the afternoon to Lake Como, to have some fun, get away from laptops and get to know each other better. Thursday was back to BoFs, meetings and hacking culminating in a wrapup session at the end covering the last two days so that what happened in the different rooms can be shared with everyone including those not present.
Categories: General News

FOSS painting program Krita now has the Linux version on Steam

LXer Linux News - Sun, 09/15/2019 - 00:04
Okay, not exactly gaming news but good to see anyway. Krita, the high quality FOSS painting program now has a Linux version available on Steam.
Categories: General News