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How to install Ansible AWX with Docker on CentOS 7

HowToForge - Mon, 03/19/2018 - 08:36
Ansible AWX is the OpenSource version of ansible tower. AWX provides a web-based user interface, REST API, and task engine built on top of Ansible. In this tutorial, I will show you how to install and configure AWX using Docker.
Categories: Software and Help

GitHub's Atom Hackable Text Editor Gets Performance, Responsiveness Improvements

Linux Today News - Mon, 03/19/2018 - 08:00

Atom 1.25 is now available for GNU/Linux, macOS, and Windows platforms, and it is packed with improvements

Categories: General News

10 'who' Command Examples for Linux Newbies

Linux Today News - Mon, 03/19/2018 - 07:00

Tecmint: This article will explain some useful examples of who command for Linux newbies.

Categories: General News

Test driving 4 open source music players and more

LXer Linux News - Mon, 03/19/2018 - 06:37
In my last article, I described my latest music problem: I need an additional stage of amplification to make proper use of my new phono cartridge. While my pre-amplifier contains a phono stage, its gain is only suitable for cartridges that output about 5mV, whereas my new cartridge has a nominal output of more
Categories: General News

Linux Mint 19 'Tara' Cinnamon Will Be Faster - Mon, 03/19/2018 - 06:00

Is Linux Mint slow? Hell, no! The operating system is plenty fast. Speed is in the eye of the beholder, however, and the Mint developers apparently thought app-launching seemed slow when using the Cinnamon desktop environment. They didn't have any proof, but they felt that both Mate and Xfce were faster in this regard.

How To Edit Multiple Files Using Vim Editor

Linux Today News - Mon, 03/19/2018 - 06:00

ostechnix: Edit multiple files at the same time using Vim editor.

Categories: General News

An Overview of Cryptocurrency Consensus Algorithms - Mon, 03/19/2018 - 05:00

As explained by TechTarget, “A consensus algorithm is a process in computer science used to achieve agreement on a single data value among distributed processes or systems. Consensus algorithms are designed to achieve reliability in a network involving multiple unreliable nodes. Solving that issue — known as the consensus problem — is important in distributed computing and multi-agent systems.

How to Apply Systems Thinking in DevOps - Mon, 03/19/2018 - 05:00

Systems thinking is a holistic approach to problem-solving. It's the opposite of analytical thinking, which separates a problem from the "bigger picture" to better understand it. Instead, systems thinking studies all the elements of a problem, along with the interactions between these elements. ...

Ubuntu-Based Zorin OS Gets Better Support for Windows Apps, Desktop Improvements

LXer Linux News - Mon, 03/19/2018 - 04:37
A new maintenance update of the Ubuntu-based Zorin OS GNU/Linux distribution arrived at the end of this week with a bunch of enhancements to its desktop environment, as well as the latest versions of core components and apps.
Categories: General News

How to Install Turtl Server Evernote Alternative on CentOS 7

HowToForge - Mon, 03/19/2018 - 04:32
Turtl is a secure and encrypted Evernote alternative. It's an open source application that allows you to take notes, bookmark websites, store documents, share passwords with your coworkers, and more. In this tutorial, we will show you step-by-step how to install and configure Turtl server on CentOS 7.
Categories: Software and Help

The Last Barrier To Ultra-Miniaturized Electronics Is Broken, Thanks To A New Type Of Inductor - Mon, 03/19/2018 - 04:00

In the race for ever-improving technology, there are two related technical capabilities that drive our world forward: speed and size. These are related, as the smaller a device is, the less distance the electrical signal driving your device has to travel. As we’ve been able to cut silicon thinner, print circuit elements smaller, and develop increasingly miniaturized transistors, gains in computing speed-and-power and decreases in device size have gone hand-in-hand.

4.15.11: stable

Linux Kernel - Mon, 03/19/2018 - 03:16
Version:4.15.11 (stable) Released:2018-03-19 Source:linux-4.15.11.tar.xz PGP Signature:linux-4.15.11.tar.sign Patch:full (incremental) ChangeLog:ChangeLog-4.15.11
Categories: Linux Kernel

next-20180319: linux-next

Linux Kernel - Mon, 03/19/2018 - 02:51
Version:next-20180319 (linux-next) Released:2018-03-19
Categories: Linux Kernel

4.14.28: longterm

Linux Kernel - Mon, 03/19/2018 - 02:42
Version:4.14.28 (longterm) Released:2018-03-19 Source:linux-4.14.28.tar.xz PGP Signature:linux-4.14.28.tar.sign Patch:full (incremental) ChangeLog:ChangeLog-4.14.28
Categories: Linux Kernel

Critical Firefox vulnerability fixed in 59.0.1

LXer Linux News - Mon, 03/19/2018 - 02:37
On Friday, Mozilla issued a security advisory for Firefox, the default web browser in Fedora. This advisory centered around two CVEs — both of which allowed an out of bounds memory write while processing Vorbis audio data, leading to arbitrary... Continue Reading →
Categories: General News

BSD Release: NetBSD 7.1.2 - Mon, 03/19/2018 - 02:32
Soren Jacobsen has announced the release of NetBSD 7.1.2. NetBSD is a lightweight operating system specifically designed to run on a large range of hardware and processor platforms. Version 7.1.2 is a security and bug-fix upgrade: "The NetBSD Project is pleased to announce NetBSD 7.1.2, the second security....
Categories: Distributions

Ubuntu MATE 18.04 LTS Will Ship with a New Default Layout Called "Familiar"

LXer Linux News - Mon, 03/19/2018 - 00:37
Ubuntu MATE's lead developer Martin Wimpress announced that the forthcoming Ubuntu MATE 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver) operating system would sport a brand-new default layout for new installations.
Categories: General News

Linux 4.16 rc6

Linux Today News - Mon, 03/19/2018 - 00:00

Linus Torvalds: This has been a nice quiet week, so rc6 is pretty tiny.

Categories: General News

FOSSA’s build analysis in fossa-cli now available as open source

LXer Linux News - Sun, 03/18/2018 - 22:37
FOSSA is open sourcing their dependency analysis infrastructure on GitHub.
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GitHub's Atom Hackable Text Editor Gets Performance, Responsiveness Improvements

LXer Linux News - Sun, 03/18/2018 - 20:37
GitHub released a new stable version of their open-source and cross-platform Atom hackable text editor with a bunch of enhancements, bug fixes, a new Electron version, as well as performance and responsiveness improvements.
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