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Latest IPFire Linux Firewall Release Adds Security Updates, Support for More Hardware

LXer Linux News - Sat, 07/25/2020 - 23:38
The latest IPFire Linux firewall release is now available with support for more hardware, security updates, and updated core components.
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Video Trimmer: A No-nonsense, Simple Video Trimming Application for Linux Desktop

LXer Linux News - Sat, 07/25/2020 - 21:27
Sometimes you just want to perform a single operation quickly, for instance — trimming a video. Video Trimmer is a dead simple tool to trim videos quickly without re-encoding it. It doesn’t do anything else other than trimming videos and that’s by design.
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Social Justice Hooey Killed the Free Software Movement

LXer Linux News - Sat, 07/25/2020 - 19:15
“In its narcissistic fashion, Open Source has always reserved the right to exhibit an iconoclastic veneer, while complaining that Free software won’t ever be understood, can’t represent its own movement unless everybody acts like a professional (the author of the Linux kernel can’t code in a bathrobe, what will people think?).”
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Red Hat Insights: compliance

LXer Linux News - Sat, 07/25/2020 - 17:04
Take a look at how Red Hat Insights keeps your system running within user-defined parameters.
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KDE Slimbook Linux Ultrabook is Here with AMD Ryzen 4000, KDE Neon loaded

LXer Linux News - Sat, 07/25/2020 - 14:52
KDE Project announced the first KDE Slimbook which is a Linux Ultrabook laptop with the latest AMD Ryzen CPUs.
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digiKam 7.0 Open-Source Image Manager Released with Major Features and Improvements

LXer Linux News - Sat, 07/25/2020 - 13:03
digiKam 7.0 open-source professional photo management software arrives for Linux-based operating systems with major new features and dozens of improvements for all your image management needs.
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LaTeX typesetting, Part 3: formatting

LXer Linux News - Sat, 07/25/2020 - 11:15
In part three of the LaTeX typesetting series, learn about basic formatting of page layout and style, table of contents, and title sections.
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7 New Feature Changes Coming to Fedora 33 Release

LXer Linux News - Sat, 07/25/2020 - 09:26
Fedora 33 development is in progress. Check out the major feature changes in the upcoming Fedora 33 release.
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How to Limit File Upload Size in Nginx

Linux Today News - Sat, 07/25/2020 - 08:00

How to limit user file upload size in Nginx to prevent some types of denial-of-service (DOS) attacks and many other related issues.

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LibreOffice-Based Collabora Office Is Now Available for Chromebooks

LXer Linux News - Sat, 07/25/2020 - 07:37
Collabora Productivity just informed me today that their awesome Collabora Office open-source online office suite based on LibreOffice Online is now available for Chromebooks.
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Ubuntu Web: A Chrome OS Alternative Linux With Firefox Coming Soon

LXer Linux News - Sat, 07/25/2020 - 05:48
Ubuntu Web is a new project that aims to build a Chrome OS alternative operating system combining the power of Ubuntu Linux and Mozilla’s Firefox browser. Unlike Chrome OS, it is based on Firefox that you can probably run on any computer.
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How to Install Rudder System Auditing Tool on Ubuntu 20.04

LXer Linux News - Sat, 07/25/2020 - 03:59
Rudder is a free, open-source and multi-platform tool that helps you to automate system configuration across large IT infrastructures. It is an IT Infrastructure Automation & Compliance tool that allows you to manage and maintain your production infrastructure via its auditing feature.
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Transcode Videos on Debian Linux using HandBrake

LXer Linux News - Sat, 07/25/2020 - 02:10
If you are looking for a transcoder that is free, open-source and cross-platform and perfectly converts your common media files from one format to another, HandBrake is the right solution for you.
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Which programming languages are useful for sysadmins?

LXer Linux News - Sat, 07/25/2020 - 00:21
Do you have a favorite or "go to" language for your sysadmin work?
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