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Rust marks five years since its 1.0 release: The long and winding road actually works

LXer Linux News - Sat, 05/16/2020 - 09:07
Programming language ready to leave the wilderness for mass adulation. The Rust programming language celebrated its fifth birthday on Friday and says the future looks bright.…
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Little Linux wireless gateway keeps it simple

LXer Linux News - Sat, 05/16/2020 - 06:56
Artila’s compact “Wireless Gateway Matrix-702” for wireless remote monitoring runs Linux on a SAMA5D35 and offers GbE and Fast Ethernet ports and a mini-PCIe slot with micro-SIM. Artila has announced a “simple, cost-effective remote monitoring solution” for “device-to-cloud service.” The DIN-rail mountable, 109.6 x 89 x 30mm Wireless Gateway Matrix-702 has a similar form factor […]
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Half-Life: Alyx now available on Linux with Vulkan

LXer Linux News - Sat, 05/16/2020 - 04:44
Just like Valve said to us they would do so, Half-Life: Alyx is now available on Linux using the Vulkan graphics API.
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Everything OK with Microsoft? Windows giant admits it was 'on the wrong side of history' with regard to open source

LXer Linux News - Sat, 05/16/2020 - 02:33
Tell-all with president Brad Smith reveals Obama warned tech giants that a privacy reckoning was comingMicrosoft president Brad Smith (pictured) has admitted that the Windows giant was "on the wrong side of history" when it came open to open source.…
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Dockerizing Flask Application Using Docker on Debian 10

HowToForge - Sat, 05/16/2020 - 01:37
Flask is a popular Python web framework. It is classified as a microframework because it does not require particular tools or libraries. In this tutorial, we will explain how to deploy Flask application with Docker on Debian 10 server.
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Linux Mint 19.3 Xfce Edition Review

LXer Linux News - Sat, 05/16/2020 - 00:21
Linux Mint has more than one flavor, including a lighter Xfce version. Check out our Linux Mint Xfce review to see how it fares against its big brother.
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What is duck typing in Python?

LXer Linux News - Fri, 05/15/2020 - 22:10
Python follows the EAFP (Easier to Ask Forgiveness than Permission) rather than the LBYL (Look Before You Leap) philosophy. The Python philosophy of EAFP is somewhat linked to its "duck typing" style of coding.read more
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ALGOL 60 at 60: The greatest computer language you've never used and grandaddy of the programming family tree

LXer Linux News - Fri, 05/15/2020 - 19:58
Back to the time when tape was king2020 marks 60 years since ALGOL 60 laid the groundwork for a multitude of computer languages.…
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Using Ansible Automation Webhooks for GitOps

LXer Linux News - Fri, 05/15/2020 - 17:47
We'll take a look at automating your environment with webhooks and then integrating your automation processes by using GitOps
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Linux at Home: Reduce and prevent repetitive strain injury

Linux Today News - Fri, 05/15/2020 - 17:00

 LinuxLinks: In this article we recommend three open source programs that help to reduce and prevent repetitive strain injury.

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How to Build a Raspberry Pi Motion Sensor

Linux Today News - Fri, 05/15/2020 - 16:00

The Raspberry Pi is a powerful and versatile single-board computer that you can use for IoT.

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How to Install Zoom on Ubuntu 20.04

LXer Linux News - Fri, 05/15/2020 - 15:35
Zoom is an easy to use communication platform that unifies cloud video conferencing, real-time messaging, and content sharing. With Zoom, you can host webinars, organize online meetings, and create conference rooms.
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Linux Mint 19.3 Xfce Edition Review

Linux Today News - Fri, 05/15/2020 - 15:00

 MakeTechEasier: Linux Mint has more than one flavor

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How to Build a Raspberry Pi Motion Sensor

LXer Linux News - Fri, 05/15/2020 - 14:21
The Raspberry Pi is a powerful and versatile single-board computer that you can use for IoT. Here we'll show you how to build a Raspberry Pi motion sensor.
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How to Turn Your Raspberry Pi into a Personal Web Server

LXer Linux News - Fri, 05/15/2020 - 13:07
Here we’ll show you how to turn a Raspberry Pi into your own personal web server so you can create, host and maintain a website directly on your Pi.
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How to Install Zoom on Ubuntu 20.04

Linux Today News - Fri, 05/15/2020 - 13:00

 Zoom works on Linux - mostly.

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Fork Available as Red Hat Ends Life of CoreOS Container Linux

Linux Today News - Fri, 05/15/2020 - 12:00

 Red Hat might be giving up on CoreOS container Linux, but that doesn't mean it's dead.

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Why diagrams are critical to your open source project documentation

LXer Linux News - Fri, 05/15/2020 - 11:52
If you've ever visited a project on GitHub (for instance) with the intention of understanding how it fits into a larger system, you'll recognise the sigh of relief you experience when you find a diagram or two on (or easily reached from) the initial landing page. This is an article about the importance of architecture and specifically about the importance of diagrams.read more
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How to connect to CentOS 8 Desktop from Windows using RDP protocol

Linux Today News - Fri, 05/15/2020 - 11:00

XRDP is an open-source implementation of the Microsoft Remote Desktop (RDP) that allows you to graphically control your system

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The pieces of Fedora Silverblue

LXer Linux News - Fri, 05/15/2020 - 10:38
Fedora Silverblue provides a useful workstation build on an immutable operating system. In “What is Silverblue?“, you learned about the benefits that an immutable OS provides. But what pieces go into making it? This article examines some of the technology that powers Silverblue. The filesystem Fedora Workstation users may find the idea of an immutable […]
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