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Grive - A Dockerized Google Drive Client for Linux.

FOSSmint: Grive is a CLI open-source Google Drive client implementation of Grive2 using Docker.

- Linux Today - US

Red Hat dons hyperconverged headware.

When is a server a hyper-server? When it bundles V12N, RHEL, Gluster and Ansible Red Hat's having a crack at a hyperconverged software stack.…

- TheRegister - UK

Red Hat Unveils Open Source Hyper-Converged Infrastructure Offering.

Hyperconverged Infrastructure combines the company's hypervisor, Linux operating system, Gluster storage, and Ansible in an integrated software stack targeting large enterprises that want to carry their Red Hat infrastructures to remote offices.

- CRN - US

NMAP OS Detection.

Linux.org: Sometimes on a network it is beneficial to know the Operating System of a machine. Accessing a system is easier when you know the OS because you can specifically search the Internet fo

- Linux Today - US

LibreOffice 6.0 to Automatically Update Itself on GNU/Linux, but There's a Catch.

softpedia: The new automatic updater uses delta updates to update the application to the latest version available on LibreOffice's servers.

- Linux Today - US

8 ways to contribute to open source when you have no time.

Find the time in your busy life to give back to the projects you care about.

- Linux Today - US

A user's guide to links in the Linux filesystem.

 opensource.com: Learn how to use links, which make tasks easier by providing access to files from multiple locations

- Linux Today - US

Linux cksum command explained for beginners .

HowToForge: In Linux, there's a command line tool that you can use to create/verify checksum.

- Linux Today - US

9 Linux network command you should know about!!!.

LinuxRoutes: In this article we will be discussing diagnostic Linux network command that you should know.

- Linux Today - US

Fedora 26 beta finally rolls out.

ZDnet: Red Hat and community developers took their own sweet time

- Linux Today - US

Debian Re-Releases All Live Images of Debian GNU/Linux 9 "Stretch" Due to Bugs.

softpedia: Debian GNU/Linux 9 "Stretch" is distributed with the usual installation images for all supported architectures, as well as live ISOs pre-loaded with select desktop environments

- Linux Today - US

How to Install Samba on Ubuntu for File Sharing on Windows

tecmint: In this guide, we will show how to setup Samba4 for basic file sharing between a Ubuntu systems and Windows machines.

- Linux Today - US

Google open-sources TensorFlow training tools

Over the past year, Google’s TensorFlow has asserted itself as a popular open source toolkit for deep learning. But training a TensorFlow model can be cumbersome and slow—especially when the mission is to take a dataset used by someone else and try to refine the training process it uses. The sheer number of moving ...

- ITworld - US

Chromebook Dual Boot How-to: Ubuntu 17.04 GNOME and Chrome OS

Last year when I got my Acer Chromebook 11 , I wrote a tutorial to teach you guys how to remove Google Chrome OS and install a GNU/Linux distribution of your choice, but things got boring. So after a few months, I reinstalled Chrome OS using a recovery image that Google provides on their website for this sort of things, ...

- Softpedia - US

openSUSE Tumbleweed Gets Qt 5.9, Linux Kernel 4.11.6, and MP3 Out-Of-The-Box

Users of the openSUSE Tumbleweed operating system are getting a lot of the latest GNU/Linux technologies and Open Source software applications lately as a total of seven snapshots were released this week. openSUSE Project's Douglas DeMaio is back to report that openSUSE Tumbleweed is now powered by the latest Linux 4.11.6 ...

- Softpedia - US

Canonical Outs Kernel Live Patch for Ubuntu 16.04 and 14.04 to Fix Stack Clash

Canonical's Benjamin M. Romer announced that a new kernel livepatch is now available for users of the Ubuntu 16.04 LTS and Ubuntu 14.04 LTS operating systems using the service, addressing the recently disclosed "Stack Clash" vulnerability. As reported this week, Canonical already managed to update the kernel packages of all ...

- Softpedia - US

How to Install Ubuntu 17.04 with GNOME on Your Chromebook, Alongside Chrome OS

Last year when I got my Acer Chromebook 11 , I wrote a tutorial to teach you guys how to remove Google Chrome OS and install a GNU/Linux distribution of your choice, but things got boring. So after a few months, I reinstalled Chrome OS using a recovery image that Google provides on their website for this sort of things, ...

- Softpedia - US

British Army Migrates To Red Hat Cloud For Faster Application Delivery

The Army's previous setup was causing unplanned downtime and update delays

- TechWeekEurope - UK

Red Hat moves into remote offices with Hyperconverged Infrastructure

Red Hat's new Hyperconverged Infrastructure brings datacenter capabilites into your branch offices.

- ZDNet - UK

GNOME 3.26 Desktop Environment Development Continues, New Milestone Is Out Now

Matthias Clasen has informed the community via an email announcement that the third milestone of the upcoming GNOME 3.26 desktop environment is now ready for public testing. After a one day delay, GNOME 3.25.3 is now available, and it's the third development release of the upcoming GNOME 3.26 desktop environment that could ...

- Softpedia - US

SparkyLinux 4.6 Released as First GNU/Linux Distro Based on Debian 9 'Stretch'

The Polish developers behind the Debian-based SparkyLinux GNU/Linux distribution were proud to announce today the general availability of the final SparkyLinux 4.6 release codenamed Tyche. SparkyLinux 4.6 is the latest stable and most advanced version of the distro, which was in development for the past several months, ...

- Softpedia - US

LibreOffice 6.0 to Automatically Update Itself on GNU/Linux, but There's a Catch

LibreOffice developer Markus Mohrhard recently announced that his work on the new automatic updater for the upcoming LibreOffice 6.0 office suite for Linux is finally ready to see the light of day. In his latest blog announcement, the developer reveals the fact that he's been working on the LibreOffice automatic updater for ...

- Softpedia - US

Viewing Linux output in columns

The Linux column command makes it easy to display data in a columnar format -- often making it easier to view, digest, or incorporate into a report. While column is a command that's simple to use, it has some very useful options that are worth considering. In the examples in this post, you will get a feel for how the ...

- Network World - US

Red Hat launches hyperconverged infrastructure platform for remote locations

Red Hat Inc. is touting a new hyperconverged infrastructure offering that combines its virtualization and storage technologies with its enterprise Linux operating system to deliver data center capabilities in remote facilities. The company said there's a growing demand for this kind of solution from organizations with ...

- SiliconANGLE - US

Boot Repair Tool - Repair The Most Boot Related Problems

LinuxAndUbuntu: We all encounter boot related problems and most of them are simply related to GRUB.

- Linux Today - US

Using Kdump for examining Linux Kernel crashes

opensource.com: We dive into the basics of kdump usage and look at the internals of kdump/kexec kernel implementation.

- Linux Today - US

Do you have what it takes to be a software developer?

LinuxCareer.com: The application space is the place to be.

- Linux Today - US

All Debian 9 Live Images Are Broken, Developers Working On a Fix

FOSSpost: There seems to be a bug in all the Debian 9 live images.

- Linux Today - US

Is IoT the Future of Linux?

 Datamation: Linux will certainly play a key role in the Internet of Things, but it likely will share the spotlight.

- Linux Today - US

How to Setup a VPN with OpenVPN on Debian 9 Stretch Linux

Linuxconfig.org: Setting up your own VPN is no small task, but there are plenty of reasons that you'd want to do it.

- Linux Today - US

Red Hat Grows Linux Business as Telcos Adopt OpenStack

ServerWatch: Red Hat reports first quarter fiscal 2018 revenue of $677 million as the company's core Linux platform continues to score large deals.

- Linux Today - US

Best Linux Distro: Linux Experts Rate Distros

Datamation: Selecting the best Linux distro is a matter of personal choice, based on your daily work flow.

- Linux Today - US

How To kill An Inactive OR Idle SSH Sessions

Simple way to kill an inactive or idle SSH sessions in Linux.

- Linux Today - US

Former Ubuntu Phone Insider Shares His Thoughts on Why the Project Failed

softpedia: Simon Raffeiner worked on the Ubuntu Touch operating system since its official announcement back in 2013, believing in the project's goals and objectives.

- Linux Today - US

Ask Slashdot: Best Way To Isolate a Network And Allow Data Transfer?

Futurepower writes: What is the best way to isolate a network from the internet and prevent intrusion of malware, while allowing carefully examined data transfer from internet-facing computers? An example of complete network isolation could be that each user would have two computers with a KVM switch and a monitor and ...

- Slashdot - US

NSA Opens GitHub Account, Lists 32 Projects Developed By the Agency

An anonymous reader quotes a report from The Hacker News: The National Security Agency -- the United States intelligence agency which is known for its secrecy and working in the dark -- has finally joined GitHub and launched an official GitHub page. GitHub is an online service designed for sharing code amongst programmers ...

- Slashdot - US

Flatpak Linux App Sandboxing Receives New Feature That Hardens Its Security

The Flatpak open-source GNU/Linux application sandboxing and distribution framework has been updated with a new feature that should harden its security. Alex Larsson has recently released Flatpak versions 0.9.6 and 0.8.7, which comes about two weeks after their previous point releases to implement a new feature that will ...

- Softpedia - US

Stellarium 0.16 Adds RemoteSync Plugin to Allow Running Multiple Instances, More

Alexander Wolf released today Stellarium 0.16.0, a new major update of the open-source and cross-platform planetarium software for GNU/Linux, Android, macOS, and Windows platforms. Stellarium 0.16.0 is a stable version that introduces some exciting new features, such as a RemoteSync plugin that lets users run multiple ...

- Softpedia - US

Canonical Also Patches Ubuntu 12.04 LTS Against the Stack Clash Vulnerability

Canonical today announced that it released a new kernel security update for the Ubuntu 12.04 LTS operating system series to patch the infamous Stack Clash vulnerability discovered recently by Qualys Research Labs. Ubuntu 12.04 LTS reached end of life a few weeks ago, on April 28, 2017, but Canonical is now providing ESM ...

- Softpedia - US

System76 Developer Works on GNOME Encrypted Home Folder Support for Ubuntu 17.10

System76's kernel engineer Jeremy Soller announced that he's been working on bringing encrypted Home folder support in the GNOME desktop environment for the upcoming Ubuntu 17.10 operating system. Last month, the Denver-based computer reseller specializing in the sale of laptops, desktops, and servers pre-loaded with the ...

- Softpedia - US

Debian Re-Releases All Live Images of Debian GNU/Linux 9 'Stretch' Due to Bugs

Debian developer and the team lead of "debian-cd" Steve McIntyre announced on the project's mailing list that he and his team worked hard during the past 72 hours or so to rebuild all the live images of the new Debian GNU/Linux 9 "Stretch" release. Launched this past weekend, Debian GNU/Linux 9 "Stretch" is now the most ...

- Softpedia - US

Kickstarting Mini Balloon and Kite Mapping Kits for everyone

Jeff writes, "7 years after 'grassroots mapping' the BP spill when journalists were denied access, the open source community Public Lab is back with an even more accessible Do-It-Yourself way to take aerial photos: the Mini Balloon and Kite Mapping Kits."

- Boing Boing - US

Fedora 26 beta finally rolls out

Red Hat and community developers took their own sweet time, but the next version of Fedora is finally on the runway and ready to fly.

- ZDNet - UK

Debian, Red Hat and CentOS All Patch the Stack Clash Linux Kernel Vulnerability

Red Hat, Debian, and CentOS have all announced that they have patched the recently discovered "Stack Clash" Linux vulnerability in the kernel packages for their supported operating systems. Immediately after Qualys Research Labs reported that they found a Linux kernel flaw, which they call Stack Clash, which could allow an ...

- Softpedia - US

Facebook open sources its IT management tool for distributing Adobe's Creative Cloud tools to employees

At Facebook, IT isn't called “IT.” It's referred to as the “enterprise engineering organization,” because at a company that operates at the scale of Facebook, IT has to be about more than pushing buttons on a vendor product. To emphasize this, the company today open sourced one of its internal IT ...

- TechCrunch - US

Former Ubuntu Phone Insider Shares His Thoughts on Why the Project Failed

Former Ubuntu Phone developer, Simon Raffeiner, which many of you know as sturmflut, has written a detailed article on his blog to share his thoughts on why he thinks the Ubuntu Phone and Ubuntu Touch projects failed. Simon Raffeiner worked on the Ubuntu Touch operating system since its official announcement back in 2013, ...

- Softpedia - US

OpenMandriva Lx 3.02 Released with Updated Wayland and X.Org Infrastructures

OpenMandriva announced today the release and immediate availability of the second point release to the stable OpenMandriva Lx 3 series of the open-source computer operating system. After more than six months in development, OpenMandriva Lx 3.02 is finally here to update users to the most recent GNU/Linux and Open Source ...

- Softpedia - US

Ubuntu 17.10 Is Finally Unifying and Cleaning Up the Networking Configuration

Last year in August, Canonical's Martin Pitt, the systemd maintainer for the Ubuntu Linux operating system at that time, announced the company's plans to unify and clean up the networking configuration in Ubuntu Linux. They introduced netplan, a project that promised to centralize the network configuration for all Ubuntu ...

- Softpedia - US

Debian-Based Univention Corporate Server 4.2 Linux OS Gets First Point Release

Univention GmbH's Maren Abatielos is today informing us about the release and immediate availability for download of the first point release to the Debian-based Univention Corporate Server 4.2 server-oriented operating system. Being the first to be rebased on the Debian GNU/Linux 8 "Jessie" operating system series, ...

- Softpedia - US

2017 hacker board survey: Raspberry Pi still rules, but x86 SBCs make gains

LinuxGizmos: The results are in: The Raspberry Pi 3 is the most desired maker SBC by a 4-to-1 margin.

- Linux Today - US

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