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  • newFedora 35: stargz-snapshotter 2021-6dc68dbe4d>
    Release of stargz snapshotter v0.10.1. This release contains the mitigation for CVE-2021-41190. Please see the release note for details. ---- Update to v0.10.0. See changes at http…
    - 12 hours ago 28 Nov 21, 9:24pm -
  • newFedora 34: stargz-snapshotter 2021-d250fc2622>
    Release of stargz snapshotter v0.10.1. This release contains the mitigation for CVE-2021-41190. Please see the release note for details. ---- Update to v0.10.0. See changes at http…
    - 13 hours ago 28 Nov 21, 8:11pm -
  • newDebian LTS: DLA-2831-1: libntlm security update>
    Stack-based buffer over-reads for crafted NTLM requests were fixed in libntlm, a library that implements Microsoft's NTLM authentication. For Debian 9 stretch, this problem has been fixed in version
    - 17 hours ago 28 Nov 21, 4:12pm -
  • newDebian: DSA-5014-1: icu security update>
    Rongxin Wu discovered a use-after-free vulnerability in the International Components for Unicode (ICU) library which could result in denial of service or potentially the execution of arbitrary code.
    - 22 hours ago 28 Nov 21, 10:58am -
  • newDebian LTS: DLA-2830-1: tar security update>
    An infinite loop when --sparse is used with file shrinkage during read access was fixed in the GNU tar archiving utility. For Debian 9 stretch, this problem has been fixed in version
    - 24 hours ago 28 Nov 21, 9:39am -
  • Fedora 34: puppet 2021-224df1788e>
    Update to 7.12.1
    - 2 days ago 27 Nov 21, 8:10pm -





  • Troubleshooting Website SSL Issues – No Padlock
    5 / 5 ( 4 votes ) Having SSL problems? One of the most common issues our team handles is related to websites not properly displaying over HTTPS, whether it be the website either not loading entirely, or just not showing the green padlock: If you’re…
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  • Safely Removing virtfs on a cPanel Server
    2.8 / 5 ( 40 votes ) If you’re on a cPanel server, you’ve probably noticed a sizable folder called ‘virtfs’ sitting in /home, which would appear at first to be using a ton of space. Your first inclination might be to delete it, but don’t! M…
    - 14 Jan 19, 7:25pm -
  • Custom Exim Filter Examples
    4.2 / 5 ( 9 votes ) cPanel allows you to easily create custom Exim filters by simply dropping the rules in /usr/local/cpanel/etc/exim/sysfilter/options/ and running: /scripts/buildeximconf service exim restart Here are a couple useful examples of fi…
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  • How to Set up a Local cPanel FastUpdate Mirror
    4 / 5 ( 26 votes ) If you have more than a few cPanel servers in your network, it may be a good idea to set up your own mirror to serve the files necessary to run cPanel updates. Doing this could save time and bandwidth, as well as prevent problems c…
    - 17 Feb 16, 5:16pm -
  • Installing LetsEncrypt SSL Certificates on CentOS + cPanel Servers
    4.9 / 5 ( 19 votes ) Update! cPanel supports LetsEncrypt, but you just need to install the plugin for it to work. To do this, run: /scripts/install_lets_encrypt_autossl_provider Once installed, Let’s Encrypt will appear in WHM’s Manage AutoSSL in…
    - 15 Feb 16, 5:14pm -
  • cPanel Update Fails Due to RPM Conflict
    3.7 / 5 ( 3 votes ) The cPanel update fails due to a problem installing RPMs, but is not specific about what the problem is: [20160203.180007] Testing if the newly downloaded RPMS can be installed without conflict [20160203.180007] Testing RPM transa…
    - 3 Feb 16, 6:25pm -
  • This system already has a database owner named X
    3.5 / 5 ( 2 votes ) When attempting to create a user or restore a backup you may see this error: This system already has a database owner named___ To fix this, edit the following files on the system and remove entries for the user in question: /var/c…
    - 28 Jan 16, 9:19pm -
  • Changing the Public IP in a NAT setup
    5 / 5 ( 1 vote ) If your server is using a NAT setup and for some reason isn’t properly showing the correct public IP that should be mapped to the private IP on your server, you can easily fix this by creating a script to tell cPanel what the publi…
    - 20 Dec 15, 12:27am -
  • Upgrading OpenSSH on CentOS 5 or 6
    4.5 / 5 ( 23 votes ) Note: This is an update from our 2011 post. If you’ve taken a peek at your PCI scan results lately, you may have noticed that your scan provider is now requiring OpenSSH 6.6 or higher due to CVE-2014-2532 – a version that…
    - 26 Jun 15, 4:57pm -
  • CloudLinux or BetterLinux?
    4.3 / 5 ( 27 votes ) UPDATE 6/18: Shortly after this was posted and one of the major hosting companies I’m affiliated with removed BetterLinux from their servers due to stability problems, BetterLinux announced that they are shutting down, effectiv…
    - 15 Jun 15, 1:02am -


cPanel LIVE | What you need to know about AlmaLinux 8 and cPanel

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cPanel LIVE! | Get Started with mail node featuring Nick Koston, Dustin Scherer

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cPanel LIVE! Get started with NGINX Caching featuring Adam Wien

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WHM Tutorials - How to Launch a Microsoft Azure Instance

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cPanel LIVE! Get Started with ModSecurity featuring Adam Wien

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reddit linux

  • newRecommendation for video editor?
    For the longest time I've wanted to go back to Linux, I've never had a "need" for Windows since I could do just about everything I'd probably wanna do off Linux. That is except make videos with the same type of software I'm used to which is Camtasia…
    - 1 hour ago 29 Nov 21, 7:59am -
  • newDockeye - GUI app for managing Docker
    Hey all! I wanted to share the new project that I've been working on, It's an app to manage Docker from a GUI perspective. I know there is a Docker Desktop app for macOS and Windows but it is somewhat lacking in functionality when it comes to small Q…
    - 2 hours ago 29 Nov 21, 7:17am -
  • newcutefish os
    have you guys seen the cutefish os distro that is being developed. though it is in beta version(0.6) the distro looks to be a very good looking polished desktop environment that they are calling cutefish desktop. it kinda remember me the macos new de…
    - 3 hours ago 29 Nov 21, 5:51am -
  • newWhat is the best way to keep a secret key safe?
    I decided to use a password manager called Gopass that uses a GPG generated key (RSA) as the master key and sync its local DB with a repo, therefore it is very easy to access passwords from different devices. The master key is not kept in the same re…
    - 14 hours ago 28 Nov 21, 7:43pm -
  • newUnified repo for proprietary applications - why isn't there one yet?
    As both someone who uses Linux as their daily driver (Ubuntu, Elementary), and who helps friends and family use Linux, one of the things I love is the ability to have scripts that add repositories and installs a set of software that I deem useful - b…
    - 14 hours ago 28 Nov 21, 7:40pm -
  • newKDE's Kalendar v0.3.0 brings improved stability, efficiency, and accessibility
    submitted by /u/clau_c [link] [comments]
    - 17 hours ago 28 Nov 21, 4:08pm -
  • newAutomatically capture all potentially useful information about each executed command (as well as its output) and get a powerful querying mechanism
    Hi guys! For the past few months I have been working on a tool which allows user to retrieve any past executed command (with its output) or even entire shell sessions with their contents, and much more! I find this tool very useful, because I am ofte…
    - 18 hours ago 28 Nov 21, 3:21pm -
  • newThe only reason I still dualboot is the sad state of android emulators on Linux
    So, I am currently on fedora, and a new linux user(though tried linux on and off for 3-4 years). I started out with the mindset that I would be dual booting a lot into windows, but usually that isn't the case anymore. The printer support on other dis…
    - 18 hours ago 28 Nov 21, 2:57pm -
  • newWhat's the use of Flex and Bison in Linux distros ?
    Hi! Several times on Ubuntu, I had to install Flex and Bison but I don't understand how they are useful... Flex is just a lexer generator and Bison a parser generator. They are just parts of a compiler. What's the use of having them seperated from a…
    - 22 hours ago 28 Nov 21, 11:30am -
  • But Why?
    I've personally just switched recently from Windows to Ubuntu using KDE Plasma, from Linus' first video on the switch. It's been relatively painless for me other than a couple of issues, and I quite like it. However, when trying to explain to others…
    - 1 day ago 28 Nov 21, 7:42am -

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reddit admin

  • newNoticing strange process GeckoMain - Security
    Have found new process taking called GeckoMain. Displays in top, gotop, and bashtop but not htop Could be something firefox related? Just a little worried because I also saw something about it being something OpenSUSE related which i'm not running? A…
    - 9 hours ago 28 Nov 21, 11:56pm -
  • Military Linux jobs - What's that like?
    Anyone have experience or knowledge re: military work in Linux? Are there any special skills or requirements there? Is there real money to those jobs? Just curious about what that's like. Are you learning any leet cyber-sec skills or doing any intere…
    - 2 days ago 27 Nov 21, 4:05pm -
  • Resume Partially Transferred Files Over SSH Using Rsync
    submitted by /u/ask2sk [link] [comments]
    - 2 days ago 27 Nov 21, 5:59am -
  • Are there any good sites for linux exercises/drills?
    I've used Edabit and Codewars for python + powershell and it really helped drill the concepts of the languages into practical use. I was wondering if there was a similar site for bash/linux? submitted by /u/Lotus_Dokai [link] [comments]
    - 3 days ago 26 Nov 21, 5:50pm -
  • Apt vs Apt-get Commands Explained: Which One To Use?
    submitted by /u/UbuntuPIT [link] [comments]
    - 3 days ago 26 Nov 21, 1:26pm -
  • Fix Apache Anon Pages Memory Leak By Tuning MPM Module
    submitted by /u/TheSqlAdmin [link] [comments]
    - 3 days ago 26 Nov 21, 10:33am -
  • syslog http destination > Loki
    submitted by /u/Linux-Student [link] [comments]
    - 4 days ago 25 Nov 21, 3:09pm -
  • Kde neon hanging up
    Previously kde neon was hanging due to some unknown issue so I decided to install os again by formatting everything. Today I reinstalled kde neon and still it is hanging. Also I am getting bios acpi symbol not recognised error. Any suggestions on how…
    - 4 days ago 25 Nov 21, 2:48pm -
  • Iptables and 302 status code
    Hey, ​ I want to send traffic to my remote server(server A), then he takes it and forwards it to another server (server B). ​ I don't want to communicate directly with server B. ​ It works fine till server B returns 302, then my home computer s…
    - 5 days ago 24 Nov 21, 2:22pm -
  • Can you get a job as Linux admin if you have debts and collections?
    submitted by /u/anehovi [link] [comments]
    - 5 days ago 24 Nov 21, 5:35am -


Keynote Session: State of the Community - Gabriele Columbro, Executive Director, FINOS

- 6 days ago 23 Nov 21, 6:16pm -
Keynote Session: Welcome & Opening Remarks - Gabriele Columbro, Executive Director, FINOS

- 7 days ago 22 Nov 21, 6:09pm -
Keynote Session: FINOS Chair Opening Remarks - John Madsen, Goldman Sachs

- 7 days ago 22 Nov 21, 6:09pm -
Leveraging the Open-source TimeBase CE Event-oriented Time-series Database to PowerC... Ilya Gorelik

- 7 days ago 22 Nov 21, 6:09pm -
New Generation of Mainframers - John Mertic, The Linux Foundation & Len Santalucia, Vicom Infinity

- 7 days ago 22 Nov 21, 6:09pm -
Open Source Blockchain in Action: A Report from th... Daniela Barbosa, Joseph Lubin, & Christine Moy

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reddit fu

  • newTUI Markdown viewer?
    I’m looking for a way to view rendered markdown (or other markup etc) files in my terminal. Not a text editor - there’s enough of those out there, and we all have our preference - but a way to view a markdown file to see if it’s coming out the…
    - 27 mins ago 29 Nov 21, 8:48am -
  • newPassword Managers: The Case Against GNU pass
    submitted by /u/spectrasecurity [link] [comments]
    - 5 hours ago 29 Nov 21, 4:26am -
  • newtaskkill help
    i want to kill a all other cmds apart from the one that im executing from is this possible? submitted by /u/SuperficialNightWolf [link] [comments]
    - 9 hours ago 29 Nov 21, 12:22am -
  • newLinux - working folder name
    00:43 \ Downloads > mkdir temp 00:43 \ Downloads > cd temp/ 00:43 \ temp > mv ../temp ~/Documents/files 00:44 \ temp > mkdir test 00:44 \ temp > ls . .. test 00:44 \ temp > cd .. 00:44 \ Documents > ls . .. files 00:44 \ Documents > ls files/ . .. te…
    - 10 hours ago 28 Nov 21, 10:56pm -
  • newUnable to delete between characters in vi mode
    submitted by /u/rushedcar [link] [comments]
    - 21 hours ago 28 Nov 21, 12:08pm -
  • LF icons show as "?"
    I had icons in the LF file manager working find and then for some reason all icons show as "?" I have the icons exported in my .zshenv and set icon true is set in the lfrc and i still get "?" Is there any fix? P.S. this problem started happening aft…
    - 1 day ago 28 Nov 21, 2:31am -
  • nogrep - Search matching lines with sed and print their non matching part of the lines. (Linux)
    I created a little script with a niche functionality, but I needed it often enough to create it. I like greps -o option, but sometimes want to print the non matching part of the line. There are possibly other ways, here is one of them using sed inste…
    - 1 day ago 27 Nov 21, 10:52pm -
  • The ping command with its issues
    I am making an application that shows all IP's connected to my router, issue is the ping command is very slow so I tried to throw it into a python script to try to use threading to make it faster, then I realized that the ping commands time is always…
    - 1 day ago 27 Nov 21, 9:17pm -
  • SmartCd - A Mnemonist cd Command [UPDATED]
    This is the updated version of my previous post. Please check out, SmartCd, a cd command with improved usability features, which can remember your recently visited directory paths and search sub-directories, all with Fuzzy searching for the use…
    - 2 days ago 27 Nov 21, 2:08pm -
  • inklayers - Command line tool to export SVG layers
    I just published inklayers on github, a command line tool to export layers from a SVG file, which can be used to make slideshows as animated GIFs or LaTeX Beamer presentations easily. ​ Example of slidesh…
    - 2 days ago 27 Nov 21, 12:07pm -

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Say Cheese, Webcam Effects Demo

- 9 May 11, 9:18pm -
Understanding Parallel Computing: Amdahl's Law

- 28 Mar 11, 4:26am -
Understanding Parallel Computing (Part 2): The Lawn Mower Law

- 28 Mar 11, 4:16am -
LMTV Video Response Contest: What Makes Linux Better?

- 25 Mar 11, 9:10pm -
Aligning SSD Partitions

- 16 Mar 11, 10:32pm -
Mixing Voice and Music Audio in Audacity

- 10 Mar 11, 2:31pm -

  • 4 unexpected ways to use Ansible
    Read More at Enable SysadminThe post 4 unexpected ways to use Ansible appeared first on
    - 6 days ago 23 Nov 21, 6:18am -
  • Register for Ohio LinuxFest 2021
    The Ohio LinuxFest is re-emerging as we reboot Open Libre Free Conference as a hybrid event. Re-emergence can mean simply reopening our non-profit for in-person operation. But to us, it is an invitation to reconsider how you use, experience, modify,…
    - 6 days ago 23 Nov 21, 12:12am -
  • On Neutrality, OSPOs, and an Update on the Linux Foundation’s Best Practices Communities in 2021
    The Importance of Neutrality Open Source Program Offices (OSPOs) at our member organizations recognize the importance of neutral governance in the projects they choose to take a dependency on for themselves. They also recognize the importance of “d…
    - 10 days ago 19 Nov 21, 5:00am -
  • Top 15 articles sysadmins are thankful for
    Enable Sysadmin has published hundreds of articles; these are the favorites sysadmins turn to month after month. Read More at Enable SysadminThe post Top 15 articles sysadmins are thankful for appeared first on
    - 10 days ago 19 Nov 21, 1:01am -
  • OpenJS Foundation End-of-Year Update
    The global pandemic brought the OpenJS Foundation closer to the end-users and contributors of its hosted JavaScript projects. With more than 97 percent of the world’s websites using JavaScript, it is the foundation for online commerce, economic gro…
    - 10 days ago 19 Nov 21, 12:00am -
  • Merge changes with git diff and patch
    Collaborate on file changes, with no Git hosting service necessary, using the Linux git diff and patch commands. Read More at Enable SysadminThe post Merge changes with git diff and patch appeared first on
    - 11 days ago 17 Nov 21, 11:35pm -
  • Going Beyond Source Code in 2021‭: ‬Joint Development Foundation and Open Standards Efforts
    In 2019, the Linux Foundation added the Joint Development Foundation (JDF) to its family of project communities to build upon its existing body of specification work. The addition of JDF to the Linux Foundation brought with it a unique but straightfo…
    - 12 days ago 17 Nov 21, 12:00am -
  • Package software and data with self-compressed scripts
    Self-compressed scrips are a quick, reliable way to distribute software or data to users without a package manager, elevated privileges, or other limitations. Read More at Enable SysadminThe post Package software and data with self-compressed script…
    - 13 days ago 16 Nov 21, 12:03am -
  • How to customize VM and cloud images with guestfish
    Need to tweak your cloud and virtual machine images to comply with company policies or other requirements? Give guestfish a try. Read More at Enable SysadminThe post How to customize VM and cloud images with guestfish appeared first on
    - 17 days ago 12 Nov 21, 7:15am -
  • In 2021, The Linux Foundation Became a Trusted Resource for Public Health and Industry Partners‭, and OpenTreatments Tackled Rare Diseases‬
    Linux Foundation Public Health is Still Making Strides in 2021 Linux Foundation Public Health (LFPH) hosts, supports and nurtures open source technology to benefit public health initiatives. Since its founding a little over a year ago, the organizati…
    - 17 days ago 12 Nov 21, 5:00am -



Parse Wi-Fi Packets with Monitor Mode in CircuitPython | HakByte

- 3 days ago 26 Nov 21, 3:47am -
Designing & Building Your Own 3D Printed Drone - Introduction

- 7 days ago 22 Nov 21, 3:00pm -
Practice WiFi Hacking on this $3 ESP8266 Router | HakByte

- 10 days ago 19 Nov 21, 2:02am -
Robinhood Hacked - 7 Million Users Affected - ThreatWire

- 12 days ago 17 Nov 21, 12:30am -
3D Print Slicer Programs for Hackers and Makers w/ Glytch

- 14 days ago 15 Nov 21, 3:00pm -
CircuitPython Setup On The ESP32s2 | HakByte

- 17 days ago 12 Nov 21, 2:46am -


  • Untitled
    In the news: System76 Developing a New Desktop Environment; Hetzner Opens New Location in the USA; KDE Plasma 5.24 Introduces Fingerprint Reader Support; Ubuntu 21.10 Released and Finally Includes Gnome 40; Hive Ransomware Hitting Linux and FreeBSD S…
    - 1 day ago 28 Nov 21, 9:03am -
  • Turn Linux into a gaming platform with Lutris
    Gaming on Linux has traditionally involved a complex installation and configuration procedure, until now. Lutris lets you enjoy games from different worlds quickly in a unified interface.
    - 1 day ago 28 Nov 21, 9:03am -
  • Working with calendars in the shell
    Command-line aficionados do not have to forgo calendars and appointment reminders. The shell offers many tools for user-friendly handling of date definitions in scripts.
    - 1 day ago 28 Nov 21, 9:03am -
  • Discarding photo fails with Go and Fyne
    If you want to keep only the good photos from your digital collection, you have to find and delete the fails. Mike Schilli writes a graphical application with Go and the Fyne framework to help you cull your photo library.
    - 1 day ago 28 Nov 21, 9:03am -
  • Turning old hardware into network storage
    EasyNAS lets you set up network-attached storage in next to no time – even on old hardware.
    - 1 day ago 28 Nov 21, 9:03am -
  • An accessible Arch Linux derivative
    As an outgrowth of the now-defunct Antergos community, EndeavorOS offers a customizable Arch Linux derivative that's easy to install with the added benefit of community support.
    - 1 day ago 28 Nov 21, 9:03am -
  • Valuations and Values
    Facebook whistle-blower Frances Haugen stirred up a lot of trouble for her former company with her recent appearance on Capital Hill. A vivid picture of Facebook's internal culture came to light in her recent testimony. One of the more disturbing rev…
    - 1 day ago 28 Nov 21, 9:03am -
  • Parse the systemd journal with QJournalctl
    QJournalctl is a convenient GUI tool that will help you track down log data in the systemd journal.
    - 1 day ago 28 Nov 21, 9:03am -
  • Untitled
    Ubuntu 21.10 and EndeavourOS 2021.08.27
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  • Merging file systems for a simple NAS with MergerFS
    MergerFS is a simple tool for bunching together disks, volumes, and arrays.
    - 1 day ago 28 Nov 21, 9:03am -


  • What Version of RHEL am I Using?
    by Suparna Ganguly RHEL or Red Hat Enterprise Linux is one of the many operating systems provided by Red Hat. Red Hat is a popular Linux OS and has started functioning ever since the m…
    - 19 days ago 10 Nov 21, 5:00pm -
  • Want to Upgrade RHEL 8.3? Here's the Best Way to Upgrade to RHEL 8.4
    by Suparna Ganguly Red Hat Enterprise Linux (shortened to RHEL) 8.4 is now available for the Linux customers. RHEL 8.4 has various updates and enhancements for developers, designers, a…
    - 26 days ago 3 Nov 21, 4:00pm -
  • Configuring TACACS+ Server With A Simple GUI
    by Dmitriy Kuptsov Managing authentication and authorization in a large-scale network is a challenge: the passwords need to be set and rotated every now and then, access to certain con…
    - 32 days ago 28 Oct 21, 4:00pm -
  • How Can You Install Google Chrome Browser on Debian?
    by Suparna Ganguly Google Chrome is a widely used web browser in the world. Google Chrome is fast and secure as well. However, it is not an open-source web browser. Hence, Debian comes…
    - 33 days ago 27 Oct 21, 4:00pm -
  • Sending Emails? Send them from Linux Terminal
    by Suparna Ganguly Does your job require sending a lot of emails on a daily basis? And you often wonder if or how you can send email messages from the Linux terminal.This article exp…
    - 40 days ago 20 Oct 21, 4:00pm -
  • 7 Important Linux Commands for Every Linux User
    by Suparna Ganguly Linux might sound scary for first-time Linux users, but actually, it isn’t. Linux is a bunch of open-source Unix operating systems based on Linux Kernel. These ope…
    - 47 days ago 13 Oct 21, 4:00pm -
  • In PuTTY, Scripted Passwords are Exposed Passwords
    by Charles Fisher PuTTY is one of the oldest and most popular SSH clients, originally for Windows, but now available on several platforms. It has won corporate support and endorsement,…
    - 56 days ago 4 Oct 21, 4:00pm -
  • How To Pick a Linux Distribution for Non-Techies
    by Ujjwal Anand I have suffered from distrohopping. Now that I have settled for the last two years, here are some tips to save your time.All distros run the same operating system a…
    - 60 days ago 30 Sep 21, 4:00pm -
  • What’s New in Debian 11 “Bullseye”?
    Image Debian is a preferred choice of millions of Linux users for some of the most popular and powerful operating systems, like Ubuntu and its derivatives are based on Debian.Debian 11…
    - 61 days ago 29 Sep 21, 4:00pm -
  • Privacy-focused Linux Distributions to Secure Your Online Presence in 2021
    by Suparna Ganguly Linux distros are usually more secure than their Windows and Mac counterparts. Linux Operating Systems being open-source leaves very less scope of unauthorized acces…
    - 68 days ago 22 Sep 21, 4:00pm -


  • OSS News: Enterprise Linux, Microsoft Replacements, Fuzzy Linux Solutions
    Open-source innovations and the Linux operating system continue to set complacency aside. Here's a roundup of the latest developments from the Linux Foundation, Red Hat Enterprise Linux, SoftMaker, and the Google Open Source Security Team. The post O…
    - 12 days ago 17 Nov 21, 5:00am -
  • Hunting for Kernel Glitches, DevSec Tools, Edge for Linux, More Ubuntu Outlets
    Today LinuxInsider introduces a bimonthly news column to summarize some of the Linux and open-source consumer and enterprise events scattered around the Linux Sphere. Look forward to an assortment of topics that will keep Linux users and open-source…
    - 25 days ago 4 Nov 21, 5:00am -
  • Canonical Launches Ubuntu 21.10 With Few Surprises
    Canonical has released Ubuntu 21.10, Impish Indri. The new version of its flagship OS has a heavy focus on cloud-native, AI/ML, and Ubuntu developers on Windows. This is not a major distro upgrade. Nonetheless, Ubuntu 21.10 does play catch up with th…
    - 46 days ago 14 Oct 21, 6:05am -
  • Enterprises Embrace Open Source To Tackle Growing Data Management Challenges
    Linux Foundation Research and SODA Foundation have released study results on new data and storage trends for enterprise. The 2021 Data and Storage Trends Report reveals enterprise use of data and storage as it relates to cloud services and workloads…
    - 48 days ago 12 Oct 21, 6:10am -
  • Zorin OS 16: Better GNOME With Much More Simplicity
    Zorin OS is one of the more endearing Linux operating systems available for both Linux veterans and computer users transitioning from Windows. But despite some stellar improvements, Zorin OS 16 falls short of offering wider user appeal to those looki…
    - 52 days ago 8 Oct 21, 4:00am -
  • Canonical Breathes Longer Life Into Two Ubuntu Aging Releases
    The prolonged lifecycle of Ubuntu 14.04 LTS and 16.04 LTS turns a new page in Canonical's commitment to enabling enterprise environments, said Nikos Mavrogiannopoulos, product manager at Canonical. By prolonging the operating system lifecycle to 10 y…
    - 61 days ago 29 Sep 21, 5:00am -
  • Gitpod Answers Developers’ Call To Run Upstream VS Code in Browser
    Gitpod is making a browser-based VS Code developer experience accessible to everyone. This allows developers and teams to run VS Code on cloud-powered servers and access it from any device using only a web browser. The new project was initiated in re…
    - 62 days ago 28 Sep 21, 6:10am -
  • More Open Source Jobs Remain Vacant With Scarcity of Skilled Linux Talent
    Hiring is rebounding in the wake of the pandemic, as organizations look to continue their digital transformation activities. This is evidenced by 50 percent of employers The Linux Foundation surveyed who stated they are increasing hires this year. Ho…
    - 69 days ago 21 Sep 21, 8:53am -
  • SPDX Becomes New Standard for Open-Source Software, Security
    Backed by many of the world's largest companies for more than a decade, the Software Package Data Exchange specification is now an internationally recognized ISO/IEC JTC 1 standard. This comes during a transformational time for software and supply ch…
    - 81 days ago 9 Sep 21, 8:15am -
  • Outdated Linux Versions, Misconfigurations Triggering Cloud Attacks: Report
    The "Linux Threat Report 2021 1H" from Trend Micro found that Linux operating systems are heavily targeted for cyberattacks, with nearly 13 million detections in the first half of this year. As organizations expand their footprint in the cloud, corre…
    - 82 days ago 8 Sep 21, 5:00am -


Kripton for Windows
Kripton for Windows
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Simplify Mint - Windows Cursors
Simplify Mint - Windows Cursors
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Joyful Desktop v3
Joyful Desktop v3
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Linux Mint - KDE Plasma with Latte Dock
Linux Mint - KDE Plasma with Latte Dock
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geek utilities

  • Chinese hide chips in US planes
    Evidence is piling up that cyber security is one of this generation’s most critical issues. Remarks by the National Counterintelligence Executive, Dr. Joel F. Brenner, at the Applied Research Laboratories University of Texa…
    - 20 Apr 09, 5:40pm -
  • Social Media overload? Try FriendFeed with Alert Thingy
    If you’ve found yourself buried under Twitter messages (tweets), Facebook statuses, Flickr images, Delicious links, Tumblr posts and/or whatever other social data you can muster, then please allow me to promptly direct you…
    - 14 Apr 08, 8:20pm -
  • Synchronize your files with Memeo AutoSync
    {ad}Have you ever used the synchronize files feature in Windows? This is the feature that allows you to make files available offline when you are not connected to a network drive. It also […]The post Synchronize your files…
    - 4 Mar 08, 6:06pm -
  • Review: Diskeeper 2008
    Most seasoned PC users are familiar with the concept of defragging your hard disk but ask them the last time they defragged and they probably won’t have an answer. Windows actually comes with […]The post Review: Diskeepe…
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  • Review: Take a power nap with Pzizz
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Tonelib GFX on Arch Linux Part TWO

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Guitar Apps for Android/Linux

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Overview: Valeton GP 100 on Arch Linux

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Guitar Notation Software for Linux

- 15 Apr 21, 12:50am -
Tonelib-GFX on Arch Linux

- 8 Apr 21, 3:10am -
Nux Mighty 20BT (on Android/Linux) & Jackson Dinky

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  • Holidays Fuel Surge of Mobile, Online Phishing Scams
    'Tis the season to go phishing. Nothing brings out digital bandits like the holidays, and this year is no exception. Proofpoint, an enterprise digital security company, reports its researchers are seeing a massive global increase in holiday-themed mo…
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    Entrepreneurs might well be the latest heroes in cyberwarfare. Despite increasing odds of malicious attacks, SMB owners are forging ahead with a newfound sense of security. Untangle's fourth annual SMB IT Security Report shows that SMBs have adapted…
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