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Linux security hole: Much sudo about nothing

Ziff-Davis Open Source/Linux - Tue, 10/15/2019 - 10:32
Yes, the sudo command has a security bug. But, in the real world, it's hard to see how it could be used against you.
Categories: General News

Distribution Release: Zevenet 5.10.1 "Community"

DistroWatch.com - Tue, 10/15/2019 - 10:20
Zevenet is a load balancer and application delivery system based on Debian. The Zevenet platform provides HTTP and HTTPS connections for web applications as well as load balancing services for TCP and UDP traffic. The project has published a new version of their Community Edition. The new Zevenet....
Categories: Distributions

How to make a Halloween lantern with Inkscape

Linux Today News - Tue, 10/15/2019 - 10:00

opensource.com: Use open source tools to make a spooky and fun decoration for your favorite Halloween haunt.

Categories: General News

How to Install Lynis on Ubuntu 18.04

LXer Linux News - Tue, 10/15/2019 - 09:37
Lynis is an open-source tool for security auditing, compliance testing, and vulnerability detection. Lynis also scan for general system information and possible configuration issues and provide tips for further system hardening. In this guide, we will explain how to install the Lynis community edition on an Ubuntu 18.04 VPS. Lynis runs on all Linux distributions and it is used by thousands of developers, system administrators, IT auditors, and penetration testers all around the world.
Categories: General News

The OpenStack Train keeps chugging on

Linux Today News - Tue, 10/15/2019 - 09:00

ZDnet: SUSE may be leaving OpenStack, but the project has lots of customers and it's getting ready to release its 20th version: Train.

Categories: General News

How GNOME uses Git

LXer Linux News - Tue, 10/15/2019 - 08:22
“What’s your GitLab?” is one of the first questions I was asked on my first day working for the GNOME Foundation—the nonprofit that supports GNOME projects, including the desktop environment, GTK, and GStreamer. The person was referring to my username on GNOME’s GitLab instance.
Categories: General News

Developers in 2020 need open source and want the ability to work remotely

Linux Today News - Tue, 10/15/2019 - 08:00

TechTarget: Allowing developers to work from home is key for finding good people.

Categories: General News

PostgreSQL 12 boosts open source database performance

LXer Linux News - Tue, 10/15/2019 - 07:08
Widely used open source PostgreSQL database platform gets a major update providing users with new SQL query capabilities for JSON and improved performance.
Categories: General News

ASRock Rack EPYCD8 Series Make For Great Value AMD EPYC Motherboards With Rome Support

Linux Today News - Tue, 10/15/2019 - 07:00

Phoronix: For those that have been interested in AMD's EPYC 7002 "Rome" processors for your own server build, more 7002 series supported motherboards have been hitting Internet stores in recent weeks.

Categories: General News

How to Install and Secure Redis on CentOS 7

HowToForge - Tue, 10/15/2019 - 06:16
Redis is a distributed in-memory key-value database with optional durability. In this tutorial, we will show you how to install and configure Redis Server on CentOS 7. We will install the Redis Server from the Remi repository, and then secure the installation.
Categories: Software and Help

Dmesg Command in Linux

LXer Linux News - Tue, 10/15/2019 - 05:54
The dmesg command allows you to view and control the kernel ring buffer. It can be very useful when troubleshooting kernel or hardware issues.
Categories: General News

Linux wget command Help and Examples

LXer Linux News - Tue, 10/15/2019 - 04:39
Wget has lots of features and capabilities to make it easy to retrieve large files from the internet, recursive downloads, or mirroring entire website or FTP sites.
Categories: General News

The OpenStack Train keeps chugging on

LXer Linux News - Tue, 10/15/2019 - 03:25
SUSE may be leaving OpenStack, but the project has lots of customers and it[he]#039[/he]s getting ready to release its 20th version: Train.
Categories: General News

Akademy 2019 Talks Videos

LXer Linux News - Tue, 10/15/2019 - 02:11
We now have the Akademy 2019 videos ready for you to enjoy, see the previous summary of talks on the dot for some inspiration on what to watch. The talk schedule has the full list.
Categories: General News

How To Create Custom Ubuntu Live CD Image Using Cubic

LXer Linux News - Tue, 10/15/2019 - 00:56
Cubic, stands for Custom Ubuntu ISO Creator, is a GUI application to create a customized bootable Ubuntu Live CD (ISO) image.
Categories: General News

next-20191015: linux-next

Linux Kernel - Mon, 10/14/2019 - 23:49
Version:next-20191015 (linux-next) Released:2019-10-15
Categories: Linux Kernel

Three ways to Send Email from Ubuntu Command Line

LXer Linux News - Mon, 10/14/2019 - 23:42
In this article, we will describe three ways through which you can send email on the Ubuntu command line. We have run the commands and procedures mentioned in this article on a Ubuntu 18.04 LTS system.
Categories: General News

How to use the APT command on Ubuntu/Debian Linux systems ?

LXer Linux News - Mon, 10/14/2019 - 22:28
APT is one of the most frequently used commands in Ubuntu ( and Debian family hereafter ) . APT stands for Advanced Package Tool and is used as a package management (i.e. updating, adding or removing) utility. APT allows you to upgrade an entire set of softwares, applications and packages with a single command ( oftentimes, this will require root level permissions to execute it ).
Categories: General News

How to install Ntopng Network Monitor on Debian 10

LXer Linux News - Mon, 10/14/2019 - 21:13
Ntopng is a free, open-source and very useful network monitoring tool that can be used to monitor network traffic in real-time. It is a high-performance, low-resource and next generation version of the original ntop based on libpcap.
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