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xrdesktop continues expanding the Linux desktop into Virtual Reality with work sponsored by Valve

Linux Today News - Mon, 05/11/2020 - 10:00

xrdesktop is a Valve Software sponsored effort to bring Linux desktops into the VR world.

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Linux stories: When backups saved the day

Linux Today News - Mon, 05/11/2020 - 09:00

Are your backups running too long?

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Source code for seminal adventure game Zork on dead mainframe exhumed onto GitHub

LXer Linux News - Mon, 05/11/2020 - 08:53
Revisit what it’s like to run a PDP-10 and be eaten by a grue. Source code for seminal adventure game has been Zork recovered and published on GitHub.…
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How To Find If A User Is Using Password-based Or Key-based SSH Authentication In Linux

Linux Today News - Mon, 05/11/2020 - 08:00

 ostechnix: This brief guide explains how to find if a user is using password-based or key-based SSH authentication in Linux.

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How to Install Nextcloud with Nginx and Let's Encrypt SSL on Ubuntu 20.04 LTS

Linux Today News - Mon, 05/11/2020 - 07:00

 HowToForge: Learn how to install and configure the latest Nextcloud 18 release on an Ubuntu 20.04 server.

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Debian GNU/Linux 10.4 “Buster” Now Available for Download with 53 Security Updates

LXer Linux News - Mon, 05/11/2020 - 06:41
The Debian Project has released Debian GNU/Linux 10.4 as the fourth maintenance update to the latest Debian GNU/Linux 10 “Buster” operating system series.
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next-20200511: linux-next

Linux Kernel - Mon, 05/11/2020 - 04:36
Version:next-20200511 (linux-next) Released:2020-05-11
Categories: Linux Kernel

When Contributing to OSS, Open a Discussion First Before Sending a Pull Request

LXer Linux News - Mon, 05/11/2020 - 04:30
In this post, I’ll try to explain why it is a better idea to open a discussion before sending your pull request to any open source project you would like to contribute to (even if they don’t state this), and why this is extremely important from the OSS’s maintainers point of view.
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Install Transmission with web interface on UbuntuDDE Remix 20.04

LXer Linux News - Mon, 05/11/2020 - 02:18
There are actually many reasons why you might want to have Transmission web interface. One of these is when your office doesn’t allow access to torrents but you still wish to download them with only one intend to get the job done as soon as possible.
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Oracle Linux 8.2 Released, It’s Based on Red Hat Enterprise Linux 8.2

LXer Linux News - Mon, 05/11/2020 - 00:07
Oracle has released Oracle Linux 8.2 as the second installment in the latest Oracle Linux 8 operating system series, based on Red Hat Enterprise Linux 8.2.
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Linux 5.7 rc5

Linux Today News - Sun, 05/10/2020 - 23:00

Linus Torvalds: So we've had a calm release so far, with most of the rc's up until now smaller than average.

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How to Install Apache on Ubuntu 20.04

LXer Linux News - Sun, 05/10/2020 - 21:55
Apache is one of the most popular web servers in the world. It is an open-source and cross-platform HTTP server that powers a large percentage of the Internet’s websites. Apache provides many powerful features that can be extended through additional modules.
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Open source underpins coronavirus IoT and robotics solutions

LXer Linux News - Sun, 05/10/2020 - 19:44
The tech sector is quietly having a boom during the COVID-19 pandemic. Open source developers are getting involved with many aspects of the fight against the coronavirus, using Python to visualize its spread and helping to repurpose data acquisition systems to perform contact tracing.read more
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DistroWatch Weekly, Issue 865

DistroWatch.com - Sun, 05/10/2020 - 19:07
This week in DistroWatch Weekly: Review: EndeavourOS 2020.04.11News: Ubuntu Studio plans move to KDE Plasma desktop, openSUSE Leap release rescheduled, Gentoo resumes Bugday event, Debian publishes new install mediaQuestions and answers: How to share a terminal sessionReleased last week: Turnkey Linux 16.0, OpenIndiana 2020.04, Tails 4.6Torrent corner: ArchLabs,....
Categories: Distributions

Ubuntu 20.04 LTS Feels Like Home on the Raspberry Pi

LXer Linux News - Sun, 05/10/2020 - 17:32
The new Ubuntu version is already certified for Raspberry Pi.
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5.7-rc5: mainline

Linux Kernel - Sun, 05/10/2020 - 17:17
Version:5.7-rc5 (mainline) Released:2020-05-10 Source:linux-5.7-rc5.tar.gz Patch:full (incremental)
Categories: Linux Kernel

SBC and box PC run Linux on dual -A72 LS1028A

LXer Linux News - Sun, 05/10/2020 - 15:21
TQ-Embedded’s “MBLS1028A-IND” SBC and box PC run Linux on a module with a dual-core -A72 LS1028A and supply 6x GbE with TSN. TQ also has a “TQMLX2160A” module with NXP’s 8-16-core Cortex-A72 LX2x CPU. While reporting earlier this week on TQ-Embedded’s TQMa8Xx and TQMa8XxS modules, based on an i.MX8X, and TQ’s TQMa8MxML module based on […]
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Top 5 Linux Podcasts to Learn About Linux

LXer Linux News - Sun, 05/10/2020 - 13:09
These are the top 5 Linux podcasts that allow you to learn Linux, bring communities together and lift up Linux and its users.
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11 Excellent Free Mind Mapping Software for Linux Users

Linux Today News - Sun, 05/10/2020 - 12:00

Mind maps are diagrams used to organize information visually in hierarchical ways that show relationships among the elements that make up the map.

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