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What Googles API copyright win over Oracle means

LXer Linux News - Fri, 04/09/2021 - 03:16
The experts agree this Supreme Court decision was a victory for developers and open-source software.
Categories: General News

Toughened up Xavier NX edge AI system has four GSML cam links

LXer Linux News - Fri, 04/09/2021 - 02:02
Eurotech’s rugged “BoltGPU 10-31” edge AI and transport computer runs Linux on a Jetson Xavier NX and supplies 2x GbE, 2x USB 3.1 Gen2, DP, WiFi 6, 3x M.2, isolated CAN and DIO, and 4x GSML cam inputs. Eurotech announced a BoltGPU 10-31 “subsystem” for rugged edge AI applications including rolling stock, automotive, and heavy-duty […]
Categories: General News

How to create Cloudwatch alarms for an SQS Queue on AWS

LXer Linux News - Fri, 04/09/2021 - 00:47
CloudWatch metrics for SQS queues are collected and pushed to CloudWatch at one-minute intervals automatically. These metrics are provided at no charge in CloudWatch for both standard and FIFO queues. In this article, we will create an alarm for the "NumberOfMessagesSent" metric.
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Exploring the new Podman secret command

LXer Linux News - Thu, 04/08/2021 - 23:33
Use the new podman secret command to secure sensitive data when working with containers.
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5 commands to level-up your Git game

LXer Linux News - Thu, 04/08/2021 - 22:19
If you use Git regularly, you might be aware that it has several reputations. It's probably the most popular version-control solution and is used by some of the biggest software projects around to keep track of changes to files. It provides a robust interface to review and incorporate experimental changes into existing more
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10 Awesome gedit Text Editor Features to Make You More Productive

LXer Linux News - Thu, 04/08/2021 - 21:04
Here's a list of the top 10 cool gedit features which you probably not aware of, until now. Take a look.
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Install Flameshot Screenshot Tool in Ubuntu 20.04

LXer Linux News - Thu, 04/08/2021 - 19:50
Flameshot is an open-source screenshot and annotation tool designed for Linux, macOS, and Windows systems. In today’s article, we will be installing Flameshot on a Ubuntu 20.04 system.
Categories: General News

Xen releases a new version 4.15 after a slightly delayed development process

LXer Linux News - Thu, 04/08/2021 - 18:36
Teases new ‘Hyperlaunch’ tech that will allow booting of whole VM fleetsThe Xen project has released another upgrade to its open source hypervisor.…
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Differences between Vi and Vim Text Editors Explained

Linux Today News - Thu, 04/08/2021 - 18:00

Go in depth with this tutorial that explains differences between the two.

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How to Host a Website on an Apache Web Server

LXer Linux News - Thu, 04/08/2021 - 17:21
The Apache HTTP Server (commonly referred to simply as Apache), is a free and open-source web server software brought to you by the Apache Software Foundation. Apache has been around for more than 2 decades and is considered beginner-friendly.
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Getting Started with VirtualBox in Linux, Part 1

Linux Today News - Thu, 04/08/2021 - 17:00

VirtualBox is the most popular open-source (GPL V2) cross-platform hosted hypervisor in the market.

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Protect external storage with this Linux encryption system

LXer Linux News - Thu, 04/08/2021 - 16:07
Many people consider hard drives secure because they physically own them. It's difficult to read the data on a hard drive that you don't have, and many people think that protecting their computer with a passphrase makes the data on the drive unreadable.This isn't always the case, partly because, in some cases, a passphrase serves only to unlock a user session. In other words, you can power on a computer, but because you don't have its passphrase, you can't get to the desktop, and so you have no way to open files to look at more
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How to Use Indexed Arrays in bash

Linux Today News - Thu, 04/08/2021 - 16:00

Various usages of indexed arrays in bash are illustrated with examples.

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10 Best Linux To-Do List Apps for Desktop in 2021

Linux Today News - Thu, 04/08/2021 - 15:00

 When it comes to to-do lists, you've got options.  Here are's 10 faves.

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10 Reasons Why You Should Switch From Windows To Linux

LXer Linux News - Thu, 04/08/2021 - 14:53
Raise your hand if you have been experiencing countless Windows updates, virus attacks, malware, ransomware, being limited with everything, or just looking for some good options aside from Windows or Apple? If you’re out there looking for some answers, worry no more.
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Arch Linux's Installation Medium Now Provides a Guided Installer

Linux Today News - Thu, 04/08/2021 - 14:00

Archinstall is guided/automated Arch Linux installer for those preferring a quick and easy way for deploying Arch Linux.

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Hands-On with Kali Linux on the Raspberry Pi 4: A Match Made in Heaven

LXer Linux News - Thu, 04/08/2021 - 13:38
My search for the perfect operating system on the Raspberry Pi 4 computer continues today with Kali Linux, the famous distro dedicated to ethical hacking and penetration testing.
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Things Most People (Should) Do After Installing Debian

Linux Today News - Thu, 04/08/2021 - 13:00

Every step explained in detail and the script to automatically do all the steps.

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MXLinux is the most downloaded Linux desktop distribution, and now I know why

LXer Linux News - Thu, 04/08/2021 - 12:24
MXLinux. Have you heard of it? If you're an ardent supporter of Linux on the desktop, you probably have.
Categories: General News CEO: Encryption Is Either Secure or It's Not: There Is No Middle Ground

Linux Today News - Thu, 04/08/2021 - 12:00

Schaub writes, "We are completely against this resolution as it effectively ends the notion of true encryption" in editorial.

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