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20 Linux commands every sysadmin should know.

If your application isn't working or you're just looking for more information, these 20 commands will come in handy.

- Linux Today - US

How To Find And Delete Files That Contains A Specific Text In Their Names In Linux.

Find And Delete Files That Contains A Specific Text In Their Names In Linux

- Linux Today - US

9 Methods To Check If Your Linux System Is 32-bit or 64-bit.

Is it hard to check if your Linux system is 32-bit or 64-bit?

- Linux Today - US

mtPaint - A Lightweight Paint Software for Digital Photos.

mtPaint is an open source paint application for both Linux and Windows developed for the purpose of creating and manipulating pixel images.

- Linux Today - US

Create your own Linux Radio Station.

Streaming audio to your local network or even to the Internet is possible on Linux.

- Linux Today - US

How To Find All Installed Fonts From Commandline In Linux.

This brief tutorial describes how to list all installed fonts and also how to list installed fonts for a particular language in Unix-like systems.

- Linux Today - US

Server Monitoring with OpenNMS on Ubuntu 16.04.

HowToForge: OpenNMS is a free and open source enterprise grade network monitoring web application system that can be used to monitor unlimited devices at a single instance.

- Linux Today - US

GigaSpaces Spins Off Cloudify, Its Open Source Cloud Orchestration Unit.

GigaSpaces Technologies announced today that its business unit for Cloudify, the open source orchestration and cloud management platform, will be spun off into a new company focused on its core markets — cloud and telecoms....

- theWHIR - US

SparkyLinux 5: Great All-Purpose Distro for Confident Linux Users.

When I first reviewed the Game Over edition of SparkyLinux several years ago, I called it one of the best full-service Linux distros catering to game players you could find. That assessment extends to last month's release of the non-gaming edition of this distro. Based on the testing branch of Debian, SparkyLinux 5.0 ...

- LinuxInsider - US

WikiLeaks new dump Imperial exposes 3 CIA hacking tools targeting Macs and Linux.

Dubbed Achilles, Aeris and SeaPea the hacking tools allegedly allow spies to infiltrate systems.

- IBTimes.co.uk - UK

FreeBSD 11.1 Released.

Billly Gates writes: Linux is not the only free open-source operating system. FreeBSD, which is based off of the historical BSD Unix in which TCP/IP was developed on from the University of California at Berkeley, has been updated. It does not include systemd nor PulseAudio and is popular in many web server installations and ...

- Slashdot - US

Petition asks Adobe to open source Flash

With Adobe having just announced its end-of-life schedule for the Flash rich Internet plug-in, a petition has been posted on GitHub encouraging the company to make the Flash source code available under an open source license.The petition, posted on web developer Juha Lindstedt’s GitHub account, says open-sourcing Flash ...

- ITworld - US

openSUSE Leap 42.3 Linux-based operating system is here -- download it now

Variety is both a gift and curse for Linux on the desktop. On the one hand, it is nice that there are so many operating systems based on the kernel from which to choose. On the other, it can sometimes feel like the community is very fragmented. Not only is there tribalism between users of distributions, but desktop ...

- BetaNews.Com - US

Ubuntu 17.10 Alpha 2 Hits the Streets for Opt-In Flavors

Canonical is still working hard on the next major release of the Ubuntu Linux operating system, Ubuntu 17.10 , and they've just released today the second and last Alpha development snapshot for this cycle. The Ubuntu 17.10 Alpha 2 comes one month after the first Alpha, and it's here to show the community the progress Ubuntu ...

- Softpedia - US

Microsoft previews Azure Container Instances – with per-second billing

Easier containers on MS's cloud – but Linux-only for now Microsoft has released a preview of Azure Container Instances, a new way to deploy containers which emphasises speed and ease of use above scalability and orchestration.…

- TheRegister - UK

Harder, better, faster, stronger: ACCESS NetFront Browser BE v2.4 powers HTML5-based entertainment up to 8K

ACCESS CO., LTD today announced the release of the NetFront™ Browser BE Software Development Kit v2.4 for Linux and Android platforms. The standards-based, HTML5 compliant browser provides a standards-based solution for operators looking to deploy a single service across multiple platforms in order to offer the best ...

- WebWire - US

How to livestream games like the pros with OBS

The tool used by many of Twitch's most popular streamers is completely free and open source.

- Linux Today - US

Gratipay - Help Companies and Others Pay for Open Source Projects

Gratipay is an open source startup founded with the purpose of providing project supporters with an avenue to financially help open source projects.

- Linux Today - US

Polybar: A Better WM Panel for your Linux system

If you've been using a window manager, or you're thinking about it, you've probably looked into different options for menu bars.

- Linux Today - US

Automatically Record/Capture All Users Terminal Sessions Activity In Linux

Script is a Unix command line utility that records everything you do on your terminal.

- Linux Today - US

Valve's Latest SteamOS Beta Comes with Flatpak Support, Linux Kernel 4.11.12

The SteamOS 2.121 update was pushed earlier to the Brewmaster Beta channel, and it looks like it comes only two and a half weeks after the previous release

- Linux Today - US

10 Must Have Linux Applications For Office

When it comes to office work, you want to be as productive and efficient as possible.

- Linux Today - US

How To Use VIM Editor To Encrypt/Decrypt and Password Protect Files In Linux

VIM is the most popular and powerful programmers editors in the Unix world, which allows simple encryption.

- Linux Today - US

What's in the latest Chrome update?

Google on Tuesday released Chrome 60 for Windows, macOS and Linux, adding support for the Touch Bar on the newest MacBook Pro laptops and a new online payment API, and patching 40 security vulnerabilities.Chrome updates in the background, so most users need only relaunch the browser to get the latest version. The Mountain ...

- ITworld - US

How an open source framework will help AI reach the masses

GUEST: The rapid development of AI is like the birth of the universe right after the Big Bang: incredibly hot and expanding rapidly. AI is so dynamic that no one can predict what the field will be like in five years. Based on its current development, we believe that we will witness the standardization of models

- VentureBeat - US

TVAddons domains transferred to law firm, could spy on Kodi users watching pirated material

Kodi – formerly called XBMC – is a totally legal, award-winning open source media player and entertainment hub . It’s gained popularity in recent times for its ability to download add-ons that can stream pirated content, but those that watch the copyrighted material may risk having...

- Techspot - EC

Researchers detect CowerSnail Linux virus during ongoing investigation

During an investigation into large scale attacks like WannaCry, the researchers found a new Linux virus that can be used to execute commands or mine crypto-currencies on an infected system.

- Neowin.net - US

Microsoft becomes a platinum member of the Cloud Native Computing Foundation

Acting as a natural next step after joining the Linux Foundation last year, Microsoft has now become a member of a cloud-oriented sub-organization called the Cloud Native Computing Foundation.

- Neowin.net - US

Azure Container Instances hits public preview with initial support for Linux containers

Solidifying its software container stance, Microsoft has announced the "very first service of its kind in the cloud" called Azure Container Instances. A preview for Linux containers is now available.

- Neowin.net - US

Microsoft further pledges Linux loyalty by joining Cloud Native Computing Foundation

Linux is the future, and even closed-source champion Microsoft has gotten onboard. The Windows-maker is not only contributing to many open source projects, but developing software for the Linux desktop, with programs such as Skype. You can even install Linux distributions from the Windows Store nowadays. Hell, the company ...

- BetaNews.Com - US

Adobe Flash Fans Want a Chance to Fix Its One Million Bugs Under an Open Source License

While Adobe is finally mercy killing Flash, its multimedia software that helped power countless web applications like games and videos faced but widespread criticism for its rapid decline in usefulness and growing number of security vulnerabilities, some fans want to keep it alive as an open-source project for the…

- Gizmodo - US

Microsoft previews new Azure Container Instance service on Linux

Microsoft's new Azure Container Instances service allows users to set up containers without having to manage virtual machines.

- ZDNet - UK

openSUSE Leap 42.3 Officially Released, Based on SUSE Linux Enterprise 12 SP3

openSUSE today announced the official and immediate availability for download of the latest and greatest update to the openSUSE Leap operating system series, version 42.3. Based on the SUSE Linux Enterprise 12 Service Pack 3 enterprise-ready operating system, openSUSE Leap 42.3 is at best a hardware enablement release that ...

- Softpedia - US

CEO controversy mars Arduino's open future

Things in the normally placid world of open source hardware are heating up as major figures in the Maker movement have begun speaking out against the current managing director of Arduino AG, Frederico Musto. The Italian engineer became a part owner in the company after buying out one of the original five founders and ...

- TechCrunch - US

Chrome 60 introduces Touch Bar support for MacBook Pro, including customization features

Google has rolled out Chrome 60 for Windows, Linux and macOS - and it's the first stable release of the browser to support the MacBook Pro Touch Bar, including layout customization features.

- Neowin.net - US

Architect has a better blueprint for AWS Lambda deployments

The JS Foundation is taking jurisdiction over Architect, an open source software project for provisioning and maintaining cloud infrastructure from a simple text file, with a focus on AWS Lambda and eventually other serverless computing implementations.The Architect project proposes a file format referred to as .arc. It is ...

- ITworld - US

FreeBSD 11.1 Operating System Debuts to Support 2nd Generation Microsoft Hyper-V

The FreeBSD Project announced today the release and immediate availability of the first incremental update to the FreeBSD 11 operating system series, FreeBSD 11.1. It's been more than nine months since FreeBSD 11 was released as the latest and most advanced version of the widely-used and most popular BSD operating system on ...

- Softpedia - US

CodeWeavers has Released CrossOver 16.2.5 for Linux and MacOS

CrossOver 16.2.5 has many improvements to the core Windows compatibility layer and also specific enhancements for several popular applications.

- Linux Today - US

How to automate your system administration tasks with Ansible

opensource.com: Do you want to sharpen your system administration or Linux skills?

- Linux Today - US

'Devil's Ivy' Is Another Wake-Up Call for IoT Security

Although many media outlets have been quick to blame the open source practice of code reuse on the scope of this exploit, that ignores the core issue.

- Linux Today - US

A left-handed software user's plea

Can open source developers open up new opportunities for the left-handed population?

- Linux Today - US

How to Install Mahara ePortfolio System on CentOS 7

HowToForge: Mahara is an open source e-portfolio system.

- Linux Today - US

Canonical asks users' help in deciding Ubuntu Linux desktop apps

 ZDnet: The next long-term support version of Ubuntu desktop Linux will include default programs chosen by users.

- Linux Today - US

Mesa has a few more games in the threaded OpenGL whitelist as of today

GamingOnLinux: More games have been added to the whitelist to make use of threaded OpenGL for better performance.

- Linux Today - US

Microsoft Releases Long-Awaited Security Tool, Sets Linux Preview

Microsoft has released its long-awaited cloud-based bug detection tool, previously code-named "Project Springfield." The Windows version became generally available, and a new Linux version became available as a preview last week. The tool, Microsoft Security Risk Detection, uses artificial intelligence to hunt down security ...

- LinuxInsider - US

Chrome 60 arrives with Touch Bar support on macOS, Paint Timing API, and CSS font-display

Google has launched Chrome 60 for Windows, Mac, and Linux. Among the additions is Touch Bar support, the Paint Timing API, CSS font-display, and improvements to the Credential Management API. You can update to the latest version now using the browser's built-in silent updater or download it directly from google.com/chrome. ...

- VentureBeat - US

Google Chrome 60 Hits Stable Channel with 40 Security Fixes, Many Improvements

Google on Tuesday promoted the Chrome 60 web browser to the stable channel for all supported platforms, including Windows, macOS, and GNU/Linux, adding numerous security fixes and various improvements. Initially pushed to the Beta channel earlier today, the Google Chrome 60.0.3112.78 update was seeded to the stable channel ...

- Softpedia - US

Wine Staging 2.13 Has Performance Improvements for Grand Theft Auto V, Crysis 3

The Wine Staging team announced a few moments ago the release and immediate availability for download of Wine Staging release 2.13, a new update to the more advanced compatibility layer for running Windows programs on Linux. Based on the Wine 2.13 development release, Wine Staging 2.13 inherits all of its new features and ...

- Softpedia - US

KDE Developers Envision KDE Plasma as a Durable, Usable, and Elegant Desktop UI

KDE developer Sebastian Kügler today shared the project's vision on the KDE Plasma desktop environment, and what they are aiming for in the coming months and years. We all know that KDE Plasma transformed lately into a powerful, modern, and not so resource hungry desktop environment, and it's currently being used by ...

- Softpedia - US

Valve's Latest SteamOS Beta Comes with Flatpak Support, Linux Kernel 4.11.12

Valve's SteamOS engineers are continuing to improve the Debian-based SteamOS gaming operating system that powers the Steam Machines, and they've just released today a new Beta update. The SteamOS 2.121 update was pushed earlier to the Brewmaster Beta channel, and it looks like it comes only two and a half weeks after the ...

- Softpedia - US

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