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24 Linux desktops you need to try

LXer Linux News - Tue, 05/19/2020 - 18:36
One of the great strengths of the Linux desktop is the choice it affords its users. If you don't like your application menu in the lower left of your screen, you can move it. If you don't like the way your file manager organizes your documents, you can use a different one. Admittedly, however, that can be confusing for new users who aren't used to having a say in how they use their computers. If you're looking at installing Linux, one of the choices you're going to have to make is which desktop you want to use, and the best way to do that is to try a few different ones until you find the onread more
Categories: General News

Pandemic stress test: The open source cloud is up to the challenge

LXer Linux News - Tue, 05/19/2020 - 17:34
We all know that modern business has become a rapid-response environment. Never before have we had the number of IT resources at the tips of our fingers as we have today, and most of them are enabled by the cloud. When we refer to "the cloud", we may be talking about several computing concepts, but typically the cloud consists of a set of remotely-hosted resources and services, from web pages to mobile apps or even traditional desktop more
Categories: General News

First steps with the Nano text editor

Linux Today News - Tue, 05/19/2020 - 17:00

Nano is a versatile, easy to use, and quick to learn text editor for the Linux terminal.

Categories: General News

Install Apache Tomcat on Ubuntu 20.04

LXer Linux News - Tue, 05/19/2020 - 16:33
Install Apache Tomcat on Ubuntu 20.04 in. Tomcat is a widely used web application server that is used to serve Java applications.
Categories: General News

EU Parliament Strongly Recommends Developing and Using Open Source Software

Linux Today News - Tue, 05/19/2020 - 16:00

European Parliament strongly recommends any software developed by and for the EU institutions to be made publicly available under free and open source software license.

Categories: General News

8 CI/CD best practices to set you up for success

LXer Linux News - Tue, 05/19/2020 - 15:19
Continuous integration (CI) and continuous delivery (CD) are usually associated with DevOps, DevSecOps, artificial intelligence for IT operations (AIOps), GitOps, and more. It[he]#039[/he]s not enough to just say you[he]#039[/he]re doing CI and CD; there are certain best practices that, if used well and consistently, will make your CI/CD pipelines more successful.
Categories: General News

In Free Software, the Community is the Most Important Ingredient: Jerry Bezencon of Linux Lite [Interview]

Linux Today News - Tue, 05/19/2020 - 15:00

Jerry Bezencon, the creator of Linux Lite project, shares some interesting details about this popular lightweight Linux distribution.

Categories: General News

How To Repeat A Command Until It Succeeds In Linux

LXer Linux News - Tue, 05/19/2020 - 14:04
In this guide, we are going to learn how to repeat a command until it succeeds in Linux using BASH looping constructs:such as While loop and Until loop.
Categories: General News

Linux networking: 13 uses for netstat

Linux Today News - Tue, 05/19/2020 - 13:00

Though it's largely been replaced in recent years, netstat is still a powerful tool providing network analytics at your fingertips.

Categories: General News

next-20200519: linux-next

Linux Kernel - Tue, 05/19/2020 - 12:59
Version:next-20200519 (linux-next) Released:2020-05-19
Categories: Linux Kernel

Stepping WebAssembly up a notch with security

LXer Linux News - Tue, 05/19/2020 - 12:50
WebAssembly (also known as Wasm) is taking the world by storm. It started off as technology for browsers, "doing JavaScript right," but has developed into so much more than that. It provides a platform-independent runtime with binaries that can be compiled from many different languages and run (without any further changes or recompilation) on any platform with runtime support.
Categories: General News

Enlightenment Desktop Environment Sees Major Release, Here's What's New

Linux Today News - Tue, 05/19/2020 - 12:00

9to5Linux: New release of enlightenment open source desktop is packed with improvements.

Categories: General News

How to Install PostgreSQL on FreeBSD 12

HowToForge - Tue, 05/19/2020 - 11:46
In this tutorial, we will show you how to install and configure a PostgreSQL database server on FreeBSD. We will install the latest version of PostgreSQL 11 on the FreeBSD 12.0 system.
Categories: Software and Help

How to Install Nginx with PHP and MariaDB (LEMP Stack) with Opcache, Redis and Let's Encrypt on Fedora 32

LXer Linux News - Tue, 05/19/2020 - 11:36
In this guide, you will install a LEMP stack (Linux, Nginx, MariaDB and PHP) on a Fedora 32 based server. We will also install phpMyAdmin, Redis, Opcache, and Let's Encrypt SSL.
Categories: General News

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

Linux Today News - Tue, 05/19/2020 - 11:00

HowToForge: Learn how to install Drupal with Nginx and secure it with Let's Encrypt SSL on Ubuntu 20.04.

Categories: General News

Using Fedora to implement REST API in JavaScript: part 2

LXer Linux News - Tue, 05/19/2020 - 10:21
In part 1 previously, you saw how to quickly create a simple API service using Fedora Workstation, Express, and JavaScript. This article shows you the simplicity of how to create a new API. This part shows you how to: Install a DB server Build a new route Connect a new datasource Use Fedora terminal to […]
Categories: General News

BSD Release: OpenBSD 6.7 - Tue, 05/19/2020 - 10:16
The OpenBSD project produces and operating system which places focus on portability, standardisation, code correctness, proactive security and integrated cryptography. The project's latest release is OpenBSD 6.7 which introduces several new improvements to the cron scheduling daemon, improvements to the web server daemon, and the top command now....
Categories: Distributions

How to set up an FTP Server on CentOS 8 using VSFTPD

Linux Today News - Tue, 05/19/2020 - 10:00

Learn how to set up and configure VSFTPD

Categories: General News

How Cloud Buildpacks can help you deploy complex applications to your cloud

LXer Linux News - Tue, 05/19/2020 - 09:07
Beyond containers, which are fine for putting up simple, stateless programs, Cloud Buildpacks can help you install complex, stateful programs.
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