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Pico-ITX board runs Linux on an i.MX8M Mini

LXer Linux News - Sat, 05/23/2020 - 19:47
iWave’s “iW-RainboW-G34D” is a Pico-ITX dev kit with 5.5-inch display and a CSI cam that runs Linux on an i.MX8M Mini via its “iW-RainboW-G34M-SM” module. The kit supports NXP’s eIQ ML software for image recognition. iWave Systems has launched a Pico-ITX form-factor development kit based around an unnamed NXP i.MX8M Mini based module that appears […]
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How to Install Xrdp Server (Remote Desktop) on Ubuntu 20.04

LXer Linux News - Sat, 05/23/2020 - 17:58
Xrdp is an open-source implementation of the Microsoft Remote Desktop Protocol (RDP) that allows you to graphically control a remote system. With RDP, you can log in to the remote machine and create a real desktop session the same as if you had logged in to a local machine. This tutorial covers how to install and configure Xrdp server on Ubuntu 20.04.
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Keeping open-source groups alive: FOSS Responders

LXer Linux News - Sat, 05/23/2020 - 16:09
Open source is doing great, but some open-source groups are getting knocked around by the pandemic. That[he]#039[/he]s where the newly formed FOSS Responders come in.
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The challenges and opportunities of open source Database as a Service

LXer Linux News - Sat, 05/23/2020 - 14:20
Instaclustr co-founder and CTO Ben Bromhead explains why open source databases like Cassandra are increasingly enterprise grade and how the expanding market of Database-as-a-Service (DBaaS) adds value.
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96Boards CE Extended SBC taps the quad -A7 Quectel SC20 4G module

LXer Linux News - Sat, 05/23/2020 - 12:32
Shiratech’s “SRT-96B-MAIN-SC20-E/A” is a 96Boards CE Extended SBC that runs Android on a Quectel SC20 module equipped with a quad -A7 Snapdragon 210, 4G LTE, GNSS, and WiFi/BT. The SBC features a CSI cam, a MEMs mic, accelerometer, and photometric sensor. Last week we reported on Shiratech’s Linux-driven Stinger96 96Boards IoT Edition SBC with a […]
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Linux 5.8 Prepped To Make Use Of TPAUSE Instruction With New Intel CPUs

Linux Today News - Sat, 05/23/2020 - 12:00

Phoronix: TPAUSE is the new instruction supported by Intel's Tremont microarchitecture and beyond.

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Ubuntu 20.04.1 LTS (Focal Fossa) Slated for Release on July 23rd

LXer Linux News - Sat, 05/23/2020 - 10:43
Ubuntu 20.04.1 LTS, the first point release of the Ubuntu 20.04 LTS (Focal Fossa) operating system series, was slated for release on July 23rd, 2020.
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Fast data modeling with JavaScript

LXer Linux News - Sat, 05/23/2020 - 08:54
As a backend developer at the Railwaymen, a software house in Kraków, Poland, some of my tasks rely on models that manipulate and customize data retrieved from a database. When I wanted to improve my skills in frontend frameworks, I chose Vue, and I thought it would be good to have a similar way to model data in a store.read more
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Chrome 83 is rolling out and full of changes big and small

Linux Today News - Sat, 05/23/2020 - 08:00

Chrome 83 is now rolling out to Windows, macOS, and Linux with Chrome OS 83 on the way next week.

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How To Create Multiboot USB Drives With Ventoy In Linux

LXer Linux News - Sat, 05/23/2020 - 06:46
Ventoy is a free, open source and cross-platform program to easily and quickly create multiboot USB drives in Linux.
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How to Install Go on CentOS 7

LXer Linux News - Sat, 05/23/2020 - 04:34
In this tutorial, we will show you how to install and compile Go, as well a run a basic Go program on a CentOS 7 VPS.
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A beginner's guide to web scraping with Python

LXer Linux News - Sat, 05/23/2020 - 02:23
There are plenty of great books to help you learn Python, but who actually reads these A to Z? (Spoiler: not me).Many people find instructional books useful, but I do not typically learn by reading a book front to back. I learn by doing a project, struggling, figuring some things out, and then reading another book. So, throw away your book (for now), and let's learn some Python.read more
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Turn your Raspberry Pi homelab into a network filesystem

LXer Linux News - Sat, 05/23/2020 - 00:34
A shared filesystem is a great way to add versatility and functionality to a homelab. Having a centralized filesystem shared to the clients in the lab makes organizing data, doing backups, and sharing data considerably easier. This is especially useful for web applications load-balanced across multiple servers and for persistent volumes used by Kubernetes, as it allows pods to be spun up with persistent data on any number of nodes.read more
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How To Install the Ampache Music Streaming Server on Ubuntu 20.04

LXer Linux News - Fri, 05/22/2020 - 22:45
Ampache is a free, open-source, and web-based software that allows you to host your own music streaming server. With Ampache, you can access your music and video over the internet. You can view, edit, and play your music via a web browser or any media streaming client.
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Linux desktop org GNOME Foundation settles lawsuit with patent troll

Linux Today News - Fri, 05/22/2020 - 21:00

The Register: Shotwell case ends with Rothschild Patent Imaging backing off for good

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How To Boot From USB Drive In Virtualbox In Linux

LXer Linux News - Fri, 05/22/2020 - 20:56
Oracle Virtualbox doesn't support booting from USB drives. Here is a simple workaround to boot from USB drive in Virtualbox in Linux.
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Just for fun: Show gif files as text in Debian Terminal

LXer Linux News - Fri, 05/22/2020 - 19:08
In this article we will explain how to install the GIF for CLI tool on your Debian and view gifs via this tool in the terminal.
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Use curl to interact with an API

LXer Linux News - Fri, 05/22/2020 - 17:19
Learn how to use command line gem curl to do more than simple file transfer.
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How to Install Kernel Updates On Ubuntu without Rebooting

Linux Today News - Fri, 05/22/2020 - 17:00

Finding a downtime window to install security patches in order to handle kernel or operating system vulnerabilities can be difficult.

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