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OSGeoLive Distro Opens Doors to Geospatial Worlds

Linux Today News - Mon, 12/02/2019 - 09:00

LinuxInsider: If you ever have considered investigating or working with elements of the geospatial world, check out the latest edition of OSGeoLive.

Categories: General News

Linux 5.5 Seeing Some Wild Swings In Performance - Improvements But Also Regressions

Linux Today News - Mon, 12/02/2019 - 08:00

Phoronix: Linux 5.5 at this stage appears quite volatile with some really nice improvements in some workloads but also regressions in others.

Categories: General News

Holiday gift guide: Linux and open source tech gadgets

LXer Linux News - Mon, 12/02/2019 - 07:16
Everything on Opensource.com[he]#039[/he]s annual selection of tech gadgets would make an excellent holiday gift for your friends and family—or even something to add to your own holiday wishlist. Each of these gadgets encourages learning, exploring, and tinkering, qualities that reflect the values and interests of open source enthusiasts.
Categories: General News

Boost Your Tech Salary in 2020: Ask the Experts

Linux Today News - Mon, 12/02/2019 - 07:00

Datamation: Two top IT salary experts discuss how to boost your tech pay in 2020.

Categories: General News

Use the Window Maker desktop on Linux

LXer Linux News - Mon, 12/02/2019 - 05:04
This article is part of a special series of 24 days of Linux desktops. Take a step back in time with Window Maker, which implements the old Unix NeXTSTEP environment for today's users.
Categories: General News

next-20191202: linux-next

Linux Kernel - Sun, 12/01/2019 - 20:55
Version:next-20191202 (linux-next) Released:2019-12-02
Categories: Linux Kernel

How to Stop and Disable Firewall on CentOS 8

LXer Linux News - Sun, 12/01/2019 - 20:45
A firewall is a security feature that filters incoming and outgoing traffic and keeps at bay potentially malicious applications. Additionally, a firewall gives the systems administrator the authority to determine which services and ports to allow and which ones to block or disallow. In this tutorial, you will learn how to stop and disable the firewall on CentOS 8.
Categories: General News

Understanding the /etc/passwd File

LXer Linux News - Sun, 12/01/2019 - 18:33
The etc/passwd file is a text file with one entry per line, representing a user account.
Categories: General News

DistroWatch Weekly, Issue 843

DistroWatch.com - Sun, 12/01/2019 - 18:15
This week in DistroWatch Weekly: Review: Obarun 2019.11.02 and Bluestar 5.3.6News: New Snapcraft extension for KDE, Fedora plans to disable empty passwords, FreeBSD's quarterly status report, Red Hat explains how to deal with bit rotQuestions and answers: Using special shell characters on the command lineReleased last week: KNOPPIX....
Categories: Distributions

Life as a Linux system administrator

LXer Linux News - Sun, 12/01/2019 - 16:22
If you're thinking about becoming a system administrator or continuing your career as one, you should read this excerpt from one system administrator's experience.
Categories: General News

Using the Fold Command to Wrap Text at X Number of Columns or Characters

LXer Linux News - Sun, 12/01/2019 - 14:10
Using the fold command to wrap long lines of text makes it much easier text files on the command line. In this article we show you how to wrap at x number of characters or columns.
Categories: General News

Cumulus Networks Enhances Linux Based Network Operating System

Linux Today News - Sun, 12/01/2019 - 12:00

EnterpriseNetworkingPlanet: New release provides support for more platforms and integrates new Linux kernel features.

Categories: General News

How to compile and install PHP 7.4 as PHP-FPM & FastCGI for ISPConfig 3 on Ubuntu 18.04 LTS

LXer Linux News - Sun, 12/01/2019 - 11:25
This tutorial shows how to build PHP 7.4 as PHP-FPM and FastCGI version on Ubuntu 18.04 LTS that uses the ISPConfig 3 Hosting Control Panel.
Categories: General News

openSUSE Leap 15.0 Reached End of Life, Upgrade to openSUSE Leap 15.1 Now

LXer Linux News - Sun, 12/01/2019 - 09:13
The openSUSE Leap 15.0 operating system release has reached end of life on November 30th, 2019, which was the last day when it received software updates and security patches.
Categories: General News

A beginner's guide to text editing with Emacs

Linux Today News - Sun, 12/01/2019 - 08:00

Learning this lightweight text editing tool can help you navigate faster, inside and outside of the text editor.

Categories: General News

How to merge or split PDF files on Linux

LXer Linux News - Sun, 12/01/2019 - 07:02
In this short article, you will learn how to merge or split two or more PDF files using command line and GUI based tools. This is suitable for both beginners and experienced Linux users, so let’s get started.
Categories: General News

How to compile and install PHP 7.4 as PHP-FPM & FastCGI for ISPConfig 3 on Ubuntu 18.04 LTS

HowToForge - Sun, 12/01/2019 - 05:00
This tutorial shows how to build PHP 7.4 as PHP-FPM and FastCGI version on Ubuntu 18.04 LTS that uses the ISPConfig 3 Hosting Control Panel.
Categories: Software and Help

Epic Games have awarded the FOSS game manager Lutris with an Epic MegaGrant

LXer Linux News - Sun, 12/01/2019 - 04:50
The Lutris team announced yesterday that Epic Games have now awarded them a sum of money from the Epic MegaGrants pot.
Categories: General News

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