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LibreOffice 7.3 - New Features, Release Info and Everything You need to know

LXer Linux News - Fri, 12/03/2021 - 18:50
This comprehensive article contains everything about upcoming LibreOffice 7.3 including new features, fixes, compatibility list and download instructions.
Categories: General News

Best Free and Open Source Alternatives to Corel AfterShot Pro

LXer Linux News - Fri, 12/03/2021 - 17:48
Corel AfterShot Pro is raw image processing software offering simple photo management, good workflow, and batch processing. It’s proprietary software available for Linux, Windows, and macOS. What are the best free and open source alternatives?
Categories: General News

Moodle Online Learning System Automated Installation and Upgrade

LXer Linux News - Fri, 12/03/2021 - 16:47
Moodle is a free, open-source, and one of the most popular learning management systems around the world.
Categories: General News

State of FinOps Survey 2022: Built by and for the FinOps Community

LXer Linux News - Fri, 12/03/2021 - 15:45
The FinOps Foundation team is beyond excited to launch the 2022 State of FinOps Survey. Yes, there are plenty of self-published industry reports out there, but what makes this one different is that it’s built by and for the FinOps community.
Categories: General News

Open-source Vizio lawsuit takes an ugly turn

Ziff-Davis Open Source/Linux - Fri, 12/03/2021 - 15:21
All the Software Freedom Conservancy wants is for Vizio to release the open-source Linux and software code it's bundled into its TV firmware. Is Vizio going to? Nope.
Categories: General News

Development Release: openSUSE 15.4 Alpha

LXer Linux News - Fri, 12/03/2021 - 14:44
The openSUSE team have announced the avilability of a new development snapshot for openSUSE Leap. The new snapshot is lablled openSUSE 15.4 Alpha:..
Categories: General News

Red Hats CentOS Stream 9 Linux arrives

LXer Linux News - Fri, 12/03/2021 - 13:42
Almost a year ago to the day, Red Hat changed CentOS from being a Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) clone to being a developmental rolling Linux distribution, CentOS Stream. Many users weren't happy. As a result, several replacement CentOS/RHEL clones, such as AlmaLinux and Rocky Linux, got their start. But, Red Hat continued with its plans to use CentOS to foreshadow the next edition of RHEL. Now, the new CentOS project is showing off it's latest and greatest in its first totally new release: CentOS 9.
Categories: General News

A RISC-V Raspberry Pi rival is about to hit the market

LXer Linux News - Fri, 12/03/2021 - 13:16
Shanghai-based StarFive has announced a new single-board computer (SBC) based on the RISC-V architecture, which is being touted as the spiritual replacement for the cancelled BeagleV.
Categories: General News

Strapi v4: Big changes in latest release of this open-source 'headless' CMS

Ziff-Davis Open Source/Linux - Fri, 12/03/2021 - 12:38
Strapi's content management system has been improved from top to bottom.
Categories: General News

Red Hat's CentOS Stream 9 Linux arrives

Ziff-Davis Open Source/Linux - Fri, 12/03/2021 - 12:26
The newest version of CentOS, based on Fedora 34, is now available.
Categories: General News

Systemd-Free Nitrux 1.7.1 Released with Linux Kernel 5.15 LTS, Maui Apps 2.1.0

LXer Linux News - Fri, 12/03/2021 - 12:14
Uri Herrera announced today the release and general availability of Nitrux 1.7.1 as the latest live/installation image of this Debian-based and systemd-free GNU/Linux distribution built around the KDE Plasma desktop environment.
Categories: General News

Distribution Release: EndeavourOS 21.4 - Fri, 12/03/2021 - 11:50
EndeavourOS is a rolling release Linux distribution based on Arch Linux. The project's latest snapshot is version 21.4 which includes several new improvements and fixes. "NVIDIA users have a new sanity check for NVIDIA and kernel updates. The check helps preventing boot problems after update. Apps UpdateInTerminal, eos-update-notifier....
Categories: Distributions

Minecraft set to be 30% faster on Linux with Mesa drivers

LXer Linux News - Fri, 12/03/2021 - 11:13
If you're using the open source Mesa drivers on Linux (mostly AMD/Intel) and you're a fan of Minecraft, the next Mesa release is going to give you a big performance uplift.
Categories: General News

This Raspberry Pi Atari-Themed Walnut Arcade is Made For Two

LXer Linux News - Fri, 12/03/2021 - 10:11
We’ve seen Raspberry Pi arcade cabinets before, even ones made of wood, but this is the first Atari-themed arcade we’ve come across. It’s made primarily of walnut and runs RetroPie with enough buttons and joysticks carefully seated into the wood for two players.
Categories: General News

Distribution Release: CentOS 9 - Fri, 12/03/2021 - 10:06
The CentOS project has published a new snapshot release, CentOS 9 Stream which acts as a middle ground between Fedora and the next version of Red Hat Enterprise Linux. The project's release announcement says: "Updates posted to Stream are identical to those posted to the unreleased minor version....
Categories: Distributions

How to Install Ultimaker Cura 4.11 on Debian 11

HowToForge - Fri, 12/03/2021 - 09:11
Cura Ultimaker is the world’s most popular 3D printing software. It allows you to prepare prints with a few clicks, integrates with CAD software for an easier workflow, or dive into custom settings for in-depth control.
Categories: Software and Help

Best Linux desktops for pros 2021: Our top 5

LXer Linux News - Fri, 12/03/2021 - 09:09
Some Linux distributions are easy, but others, they[he]#039[/he]re for the experts. If that[he]#039[/he]s you, read on.
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How to create an S3 Bucket using Python Boto3 on AWS

HowToForge - Fri, 12/03/2021 - 08:55
In this article, we will learn to create an S3 bucket using the Python Boto3 library. We will also see the steps to delete the bucket we created.
Categories: Software and Help

Qt Creator 6 released

LXer Linux News - Fri, 12/03/2021 - 08:08
We are happy to announce the release of Qt Creator 6! Here is a selection of changes and improvements that we did in Qt Creator 6. Please have a look at our change log for more details.
Categories: General News

How to Install Jenkins on Rocky Linux 8

LXer Linux News - Fri, 12/03/2021 - 07:06
Jenkins is an open-source automation server that helps with the automation of testing and building. This guide will show you the installation steps for Jenkins Server on a Rocky Linux 8 system.
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