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Distribution Release: CentOS 7-1908

DistroWatch.com - Tue, 09/17/2019 - 13:23
Johnny Hughes has announced the release of CentOS 7-1908, the latest update to the project's 7.x series. The new version provides Python 3 packages as well as updates to chrony and the bind software. The release announcement states: "Release for CentOS Linux 7 (1908) on the x86_64 architecture.....
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Getting started with Zsh

LXer Linux News - Tue, 09/17/2019 - 12:51
Z-shell (or Zsh) is an interactive Bourne-like POSIX shell known for its abundance of innovative features. Z-Shell users often cite its many conveniences and credit it for increased efficiency and extensive customization.read more
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Four semanage commands to keep SELinux in enforcing mode

LXer Linux News - Tue, 09/17/2019 - 11:37
Are you avoiding SELinux entirely, or leaving large portions of your systems in permissive mode? Read on to learn how to use the SELinux targeted policy.
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Four semanage commands to keep SELinux in enforcing mode

Linux Today News - Tue, 09/17/2019 - 11:00

Are you avoiding SELinux entirely, or leaving large portions of your systems in permissive mode?

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Development Release: Fedora 31 Beta

DistroWatch.com - Tue, 09/17/2019 - 10:46
Matthew Miller has announced the release of Fedora 31 Beta. The new development snapshot includes a preview of GNOME 3.34, several package updates, and builds for multiple architectures. For this beta the i686 (x86) installation media has been dropped. This beta also introduces a new Internet of Things....
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Fantastic looking beat 'em up Shing! confirming to be releasing for Linux

LXer Linux News - Tue, 09/17/2019 - 10:22
One we completely missed from Gamescom is Shing!, a new beat 'em up from developer Mass Creation releasing for Linux next year and it looks like it's going to be a lot of fun.
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Rclone Browser Fork With Fixes And Enhancements

Linux Today News - Tue, 09/17/2019 - 10:00

Rclone Browser is a fairly popular cross-platform GUI for Rclone.

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GNU Linux-Libre 5.3 Kernel Arrives for Those Seeking 100% Freedom for Their PCs

LXer Linux News - Tue, 09/17/2019 - 09:08
The GNU Linux-libre project has announced today the release of the GNU Linux-libre 5.3 kernel, a 100% free version of the Linux 5.3 kernel that does not include any proprietary code.
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Richard M. Stallman resigns

Linux Today News - Tue, 09/17/2019 - 09:00

On September 16, 2019, Richard M. Stallman, founder and president of the Free Software Foundation, resigned as president and from its board of directors.

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Linux Screen Command - Beginners Guide to Terminal Multiplexing

Linux Today News - Tue, 09/17/2019 - 08:00

How to use the Linux Screen command to detach and reattach terminal sessions and more...

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Linux Plumbers, Appwrite, and more industry trends

LXer Linux News - Tue, 09/17/2019 - 07:54
As part of my role as a senior product marketing manager at an enterprise software company with an open source development model, I publish a regular update about open source community, market, and industry trends for product marketers, managers, and other influencers. Here are five of my and their favorite articles from that update.
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As Richard Stallman Resigns Let's Consider Why GNU/Linux Without Stallman and Torvalds Would be a Victory to Microsoft

LXer Linux News - Tue, 09/17/2019 - 06:39
Stallman has been ejected after a lot of intentionally misleading press coverage; this is a dark day for Software Freedom
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Setup a Local WordPress Development Environment with Vagrant

HowToForge - Tue, 09/17/2019 - 06:31
Vagrant is a tool for working with virtual environments. It provides an easy way to set up a local development environment with a few commands, and you can replicate a complete setup as many times as you want, with ease and without the hassle of installing everything manually.
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Amid Epstein Controversy, Richard Stallman is Forced to Resign as FSF President

LXer Linux News - Tue, 09/17/2019 - 05:25
Richard Stallman, founder and president of the Free Software Foundation, has resigned as the president and from its board of directors. The announcement has come after a relentless campaign by a few activists and media person to remove Stallman for his views on the Epstein victims. Read more to get the details.
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How to Install Anaconda Python Distribution on Debian 10

LXer Linux News - Tue, 09/17/2019 - 05:17
Anaconda is an open-source distribution of the Python and R programming languages that can be used to simplify package management and deployment. In this tutorial, we will learn how to install Anaconda Python Distribution on Debian 10.
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I got 99 problems but a switch() ain't one: Java SE 13 lands with various tweaks as per Oracle's less-is-more strategy

LXer Linux News - Tue, 09/17/2019 - 04:02
All part of Big Red's regular small-ish release plan as opposed to large infrequent updatesCode One Oracle on Monday announced the release of Java SE 13 (JDK 13), saying it shows the tech titan's continued commitment to make innovation happen faster by sticking to a predictable six-month release cycle.…
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Chmod Command in Linux

LXer Linux News - Tue, 09/17/2019 - 02:48
In Linux, access to the files is managed through the file permissions, attributes, and ownership. This ensures that only authorized users and processes can access files and directories. This tutorial covers how to use the `chmod` command to change the access permissions of files and directories.
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Distribution Release: Clonezilla Live 2.6.3-7

DistroWatch.com - Tue, 09/17/2019 - 01:59
Steven Shiau has announced the release of Clonezilla Live 2.6.3-7, an updated stable build of the useful live CD based on Debian "Unstable" and shipping with the Clonezilla disk imaging and cloning application as the principal utility: "Stable Clonezilla Live 2.6.3-7 released. This release of Clonezilla live includes....
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Compact Kaby Lake embedded PC supports Linux

LXer Linux News - Tue, 09/17/2019 - 01:34
Axiomtek’s fanless, rugged “eBOX100-51R-FL” embedded PC runs Linux or Win 10 on a 7th Gen U-series CPU and offers a pair each of GbE, USB 3.0, USB 2.0, and serial ports plus a DP++ port and M.2 slots for WiFi and SATA. Axiomtek announced a compact (142 x 87 x 58mm) embedded computer equipped with […]
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