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Microsoft GNU-Hub (Part 4)

LXer Linux News - Sun, 05/10/2020 - 10:58
Following the first 3 parts we look more closely at individual GNU projects and their Microsoft-hosted dependencies
Categories: General News

The success of virtual conferences, Retropie comes to Raspberry Pi 4, and other open source news

LXer Linux News - Sun, 05/10/2020 - 08:46
In this week’s edition of our open source news roundup, we see the success of virtual conferences, continued impact of open source on COVID-19, Retropie adds support for Raspberry Pi 4, and more open source news.
Categories: General News

Top things to do after installing Solus plasma

LXer Linux News - Sun, 05/10/2020 - 06:35
Solus Plasma is a successful "marriage ??" between two ambitious projects. The first partner is the KDE desktop, and the second partner is the Solus distribution. But like any distribution, after installing it on your computer ????, you should take some necessary steps and add some aesthetic touches.
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Linux-driven modules light up i.MX8X and i.MX8M Mini and Nano

LXer Linux News - Sun, 05/10/2020 - 04:23
TQ-Embedded is launching a “TQMa8Xx” and SMARC form-factor “TQMa8XxS” module that run Linux on NXP’s i.MX8X. TQ is also deploying a i.MX8M Mini/Nano based “TQMa8MxML” LGA module. TQ-Embedded, the embedded unit at Germany-based TQ-Systems, has launched several modules that run Linux on NXP’s i.MX8 processors. The company just announced two new modules — the TQMa8Xx […]
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5.6.12: stable

Linux Kernel - Sun, 05/10/2020 - 03:32
Version:5.6.12 (stable) Released:2020-05-10 Source:linux-5.6.12.tar.xz PGP Signature:linux-5.6.12.tar.sign Patch:full (incremental) ChangeLog:ChangeLog-5.6.12
Categories: Linux Kernel

5.4.40: longterm

Linux Kernel - Sun, 05/10/2020 - 03:31
Version:5.4.40 (longterm) Released:2020-05-10 Source:linux-5.4.40.tar.xz PGP Signature:linux-5.4.40.tar.sign Patch:full (incremental) ChangeLog:ChangeLog-5.4.40
Categories: Linux Kernel

4.19.122: longterm

Linux Kernel - Sun, 05/10/2020 - 03:30
Version:4.19.122 (longterm) Released:2020-05-10 Source:linux-4.19.122.tar.xz PGP Signature:linux-4.19.122.tar.sign Patch:full (incremental) ChangeLog:ChangeLog-4.19.122
Categories: Linux Kernel

4.14.180: longterm

Linux Kernel - Sun, 05/10/2020 - 03:29
Version:4.14.180 (longterm) Released:2020-05-10 Source:linux-4.14.180.tar.xz PGP Signature:linux-4.14.180.tar.sign Patch:full (incremental) ChangeLog:ChangeLog-4.14.180
Categories: Linux Kernel

4.9.223: longterm

Linux Kernel - Sun, 05/10/2020 - 03:28
Version:4.9.223 (longterm) Released:2020-05-10 Source:linux-4.9.223.tar.xz PGP Signature:linux-4.9.223.tar.sign Patch:full (incremental) ChangeLog:ChangeLog-4.9.223
Categories: Linux Kernel

4.4.223: longterm

Linux Kernel - Sun, 05/10/2020 - 03:26
Version:4.4.223 (longterm) Released:2020-05-10 Source:linux-4.4.223.tar.xz PGP Signature:linux-4.4.223.tar.sign Patch:full (incremental) ChangeLog:ChangeLog-4.4.223
Categories: Linux Kernel

Dart 2.8 is out with a Flutter as Google claims to have solved the cross-platform dev puzzle

LXer Linux News - Sun, 05/10/2020 - 02:12
Material improvements in strategic framework for mobile, web and, tentatively, desktop apps. Google's first 2020 update of its cross-platform development toolkit has brought Flutter up to version 1.17 and the associated Dart language to 2.8.…
Categories: General News

How to Install Nvidia Driver on Ubuntu 20.04

LXer Linux News - Sun, 05/10/2020 - 00:00
This tutorial shows how to install latest nvidia driver on Ubuntu 20.04. Learn how to check hardware details and install from GUI and command line.
Categories: General News

Linux at Home: Cross-stitching with Linux

LXer Linux News - Sat, 05/09/2020 - 21:49
Cross-stitch is a form of sewing and a popular form of counted-thread embroidery in which X-shaped stitches in a tiled, raster-like pattern are used to form a picture. The stitcher counts the threads on a piece of evenweave fabric (such as linen) in each direction so that the stitches are of uniform size and appearance. There’s some good open source software that helps create cross stitch patterns. Here’s our recommendations.
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A guide to setting up your Open Source Program Office (OSPO) for success

LXer Linux News - Sat, 05/09/2020 - 19:37
Companies create Open Source Program Offices (OSPO) to manage their relationship with the open source ecosystems they depend on. By understanding the company's open source ecosystem, an OSPO is able to maximize the company's return on investment and reduce the risks of consuming, contributing to, and releasing open source software. Additionally, since the company depends on its open source ecosystem, ensuring its health and sustainability shall ensure the company's health, sustainable growth, and more
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Use Speedtest CLI to test your Internet Speed on Debian 10

LXer Linux News - Sat, 05/09/2020 - 17:26
In this article, we will use a Linux command-line tool called speedtest-cli. It is written in Python and uses the website to check bandwidth by uploading and downloading data to and from your system.
Categories: General News

Hands on Ubuntu 20.04: The Long-Awaited LTS

LXer Linux News - Sat, 05/09/2020 - 15:14
Looking to try Ubuntu 20.04 LTS? Here's our detailed review on the new release and why we think that it's one of the best LTS releases ever made.
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