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Linux 5.12 Kernel Officially Released, This Is What’s New

LXer Linux News - Mon, 04/26/2021 - 13:12
Linus Torvalds officially released today the Linux 5.12 as the latest and greatest kernel series for Linux-based operating systems, bringing numerous new features and improvements for better hardware support.
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Jackbox Games' Engine Ported to Vulkan and SDL2

Linux Today News - Mon, 04/26/2021 - 13:00

Try it with Jackbox Party Pack 7.

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How we built an open source design system to create new community logos

LXer Linux News - Mon, 04/26/2021 - 11:58
As interaction designers on Red Hat[he]#039[/he]s User Experience (UX) Design and Ansible product teams, we worked for about six months to build a logo family with the Ansible community. This journey started even earlier when a project manager asked us for a "quick and easy" logo for a slide deck. After gathering a few requirements, we presented a logo to the stakeholders within a few days and without much need for iteration. A few months later, another stakeholder decided they would also benefit from having imagery for their materials, so we repeated the process.
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Linux File System Types Explained: Which One Should You Use?

Linux Today News - Mon, 04/26/2021 - 11:00

This tutorial describes some of the major Linux file systems and provides recommendations on the right file system to suit your application.

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Exploring the world of declarative programming

LXer Linux News - Mon, 04/26/2021 - 10:43
Introduction Most of us use imperative programming languages like C, Python, or Java at home. But the universe of programming languages is endless and there are languages where no imperative command has gone before. That which may sound impossible at the first glance is feasible with Prolog and other so called declarative languages.
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