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Linux Kernel 5.9 Is Now Available for Download, Here’s What’s New

LXer Linux News - Sun, 10/18/2020 - 10:18
Linus Torvalds announced today the release and general availability of the Linux kernel 5.9, a major version that introduces various new features and improvements, along with new and updated drivers.
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Open Invention Network open-source, non-aggression patents now covers Android and exFAT.

LXer Linux News - Sun, 10/18/2020 - 08:30
Open source[he]#039[/he]s main patent protection organization is expanding its reach far beyond just Linux.
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Mark Text vs. Typora: Best Markdown Editor For Linux?

LXer Linux News - Sun, 10/18/2020 - 06:41
Markdown is a widely used markup language, which is now not only used for creating documentation or notes but also for creating static websites (using Hugo or Jekyll). It is supported by major sites like GitHub, Bitbucket, GitLab, Stack Exchange, and Reddit.
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Rescuezilla 2.0, the Swiss Army Knife of System Recovery, Released with Major Changes

LXer Linux News - Sun, 10/18/2020 - 04:52
Rescuezilla 2.0 backup and recovery live system has been released today as a major update to this open-source and free fork of the Redo Rescue distro, dubbed as the “Swiss Army Knife of System Recovery.”
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Distribution Release: Linux Kodachi 7.3 - Sun, 10/18/2020 - 04:35
Warith Al Maawali has announced the release of Linux Kodachi 7.3, the latest stable build of the project's privacy-focused Linux distribution (with VPN, Tor and DNSCrypt) based on Xubuntu and featuring a highly customised Xfce desktop. Besides fixing some reported bugs, this release also upgrades the Linux kernel....
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Tough little Apollo Lake DIN-railer has optional PoE

LXer Linux News - Sun, 10/18/2020 - 03:03
Arbor’s rugged “ARES-5310” DIN-rail computer runs Ubuntu or Win 10 on Apollo Lake and is equipped with 3x GbE ports, including 2x with PoE, plus 4x USB 3.0, 4x serial, up to 32-bit isolated DIO, 2x mini-PCIe, and more. Arbor Technology, which early this year released a trio of Rockchip based embedded systems, is launching […]
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Learn Python by creating a video game

LXer Linux News - Sun, 10/18/2020 - 01:14
Python is one of the most popular programming languages out there. Whether you want to learn it for work or for fun, it[he]#039[/he]s a powerful and useful language for any purpose. You can create applications to help you with daily tasks, fun games you and your friends can play, scripts to process data, applications to generate or parse information, and much more.
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LibreOffice rains on OpenOffice's 20th anniversary parade, tells rival project to 'do the right thing' and die

LXer Linux News - Sat, 10/17/2020 - 23:25
And point everyone at LibreOffice, ta. To mark the 20th anniversary of Apache OpenOffice, the project's main rival, LibreOffice, published a letter asking OpenOffice to tell its users to switch.…
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Elkhart Lake modules include headless, 4.5W model with SIL2 FuSa

LXer Linux News - Sat, 10/17/2020 - 21:36
Eurotech’s Linux-ready “CPU-161-19” and “CPU-161-20” Compact Type 6 modules offer RE and FE variants of the Atom x6000, respectively, with up to 3x 2.5GbE controllers. The industrial FE models add SIL2-enabled Functional Safety. Earlier this month, Eurotech announced a pair of CPU-180 COM-HPC modules with 11th Gen Tiger Lake Core GRE processors, including a CPU-180-02 […]
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Krita 4.4 Scores Sizeable Update with Disney’s SeExpr Support

LXer Linux News - Sat, 10/17/2020 - 19:48
The digital drawing program Krita scores a sizeable update with its major release Krita 4.4.
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Redo Rescue 3.0 Switches to Debian GNU/Linux 10 “Buster,” Adds UEFI Secure Boot

LXer Linux News - Sat, 10/17/2020 - 17:59
Just a few days after the release of version 2.0.7, the Redo Rescue backup and recovery live Linux system gets a major update, to version 3.0, the first to switch to a Debian Buster base.
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How to setup printer on Manjaro Linux

LXer Linux News - Sat, 10/17/2020 - 16:10
Printing in Manjaro and the majority of other Linux distributions is handled through the CUPS system. After installing Manjaro Linux, setting up a printer is one of the first tasks that many users will need to tackle. In this guide, we will guide you through the process of setting up a printer on Manjaro Linux. CUPS makes the process a lot more painless than many other alternative methods, so that's what we'll be using.
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Red Hat expands Ansible ready to run cloud programs

LXer Linux News - Sat, 10/17/2020 - 14:21
And, on top of more plug-and-play Ansible programs, you can now run Ansible hand-in-glove with Red Hat OpenShift.
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Ryzen Embedded module delivers 32GB RAM and quad displays

LXer Linux News - Sat, 10/17/2020 - 12:32
Ibase’s “ET977” is a COM Express Basic Type 6 module that runs Ubuntu or Win 10 on a Ryzen Embedded V1000 or R1000 with up to 32GB DDR4 and up to quad display support plus GbE, PCIe x8, and a USB 3.1 Gen2 interface. In July 2019, Ibase announced an ET976 COM Express Basic Type […]
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How to Secure Your Website with OpenSSL and SSL Certificates

LXer Linux News - Sat, 10/17/2020 - 10:43
The Internet has become the number one resources for news, information, events, and all things social. As most people know there are many ways to create a website of your own and capture your own piece of the internet to share your stories, ideas, or even things you like with others. When doing so it is important to make sure you stay protected on the internet the same way you would in the real world. There are many steps to take in the real world to stay safe, however, in this article we will be talking about staying secure on the web with an SSL certificate.
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How to show dropped packets per interface on Linux

Linux Today News - Sat, 10/17/2020 - 10:00

How do I display dropped packets per interface on Linux operating systems from the command line option? How can I determine why a Linux server is dropping packets?

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Install KVM with UEFI Guests support on Manjaro KDE 20.1.1

LXer Linux News - Sat, 10/17/2020 - 08:54
Attempt to test another Linux distro Manjaro KDE 20.1.1 as Virthost managed via Cockpit Web Console, i.e. deployment and management KVM guests on the recent Manjaro KDE utilizing Web Console . Bare metal platform is Ryzen 7 3700X based with 16 GB RAM and mother board MSI X570 A-PRO ( SVM status enabled )
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How to Install Odoo 14 on Ubuntu 20.04

LXer Linux News - Sat, 10/17/2020 - 07:05
Odoo is a popular open-source suite of business apps that help companies to manage and run their business. It includes a wide range of applications such as CRM, e-Commerce, website builder, billing, accounting, manufacturing, warehouse, project management, inventory, and much more, all seamlessly integrated. This article explains how to install and deploy Odoo 14 inside a Python virtual environment on Ubuntu 20.04. We’ll download Odoo from the official GitHub repository and use Nginx as a reverse proxy.
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How to install and use AWStats Web Analytics on CentOS 8

LXer Linux News - Sat, 10/17/2020 - 05:17
AWStats is an open-source advanced web analytics tool that generates advanced web, streaming, FTP, or mail server statistics graphically. This tutorial shows how to install AWstats on CentOS 8.
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