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Rugged little embedded PC builds on Apollo Lake

1 hour 4 sec ago
Portwell’s “WEBS-21D0” features a quad-core Atom E3900 SoC, -20 to 60°C support, M.2 Type E expansion, and SATA and mSATA storage. The WEBS-21D0’s modest, 150 x 150 x 60mm dimensions are enabled by its 120 x 120mm Nano-6062 Nano-ITX motherboard, which was announced last November. No OS support was listed by Portwell for either the […]

How to Install and Configure Monit on Debian 9

2 hours 25 min ago
Monit is a free and open source process monitoring tool that can be used to monitor system process using the web browser and command line. In this tutorial, we will explain how to setup and use Monit on Debian 9.

How log rotation works with logrotate

3 hours 51 min ago
Log rotation on Linux systems is important – and more complicated than you might expect. Learn what logrotate is, how it works, why you should use it and how to use it.

Touch-panel PCs run Raspbian on Raspberry Pi CM3

Wed, 2017-08-23 23:41
Comfile has launched two IP65 protected, resistive touch panel PCs with 7- and 10.2-inch 800 x 480 displays, built around the Raspberry Pi Compute Module 3. In February, Saelig Co. announced distribution of Janz Tec’s Raspberry Pi 3-based emPC-A/RPI3 industrial controller. Now, Saelig has launched North American distribution of Korea-based Comfile’s ComfilePi line of touch […]

Managing tabular data in Groovy using Tika

Wed, 2017-08-23 22:15
I've been working on a data scraping project for a customer and started using Apache Tika after some experimentation showed me that it does a nice job of pulling text out of PDF files. This week, I was confronted with a new data source in DBF format, and it turns out Tika handles that as well.read more

How to install Stress on Linux For generating work load

Wed, 2017-08-23 20:49
Want to put some stress|work load ( CPU or memory) on your Linux server. Learn how to install Stress on Linux so that,  you can easily manage the activity of putting work-load on your Linux server.

Why open source should be the first choice for cloud-native environments

Wed, 2017-08-23 19:24
Let's take a trip back in time to the 1990s, when proprietary software reigned, but open source was starting to come into its own. What caused this switch, and more importantly, what can we learn from it today as we shift into cloud-native environments?read more

Fun to Play Open Source Turn-Based Strategy Games

Wed, 2017-08-23 17:58
Many of the biggest computer games concentrate on explosion-filled genres. But there is a place for high quality turn-based strategy games. It’s a neglected genre in the mainstream, yet contains many marvelous titles. The genre might conjure thoughts of board games with dice and individualized pieces. But, now, they can use the latest technology to make more realistic and immersive experiences.

Children multiplication tables practice test with Bash script on Linux

Wed, 2017-08-23 16:32
The following post is a little bit different from my other posts as it does not solve any of your Linux configuration problems. Apologies there! This post is an attempt to kill multiple birds with one stone, hence expose children to a command line, avoid web flash and ads driven multiplication practice tests online and most importantly gain some multiplication skills along the way.

Using Ansible for deploying serverless applications

Wed, 2017-08-23 15:06
Ansible is designed as the simplest deployment tool that actually works. What that means is that it's not a full programming language. You write YAML templates that define tasks and list whatever tasks you need to automate your job.read more

How to Detect and Clean Malware from a Linux Server with Maldet

Wed, 2017-08-23 13:40
Linux systems are not immune to malware. To protect yourself, you can use Maldet to detect and clean malware from a Linux server.

Integrating Web Applications with Apache

Wed, 2017-08-23 12:15
When you deploy a web application, how do end users access it?Often web applications are set behind a gateway device through whichend users can access it. One of the popular products to act asan application gateway on Linux is the Apache Web Server. Although it canfunction as a normal web server, it also has the ability to connect throughit to other web servers.

3 ways to trick out your terminal emulator

Wed, 2017-08-23 10:49
The command line is one of the most well-loved parts of a Linux distribution. Maybe not just because of what you can do with it, but how you can use it. Terminal windows are notorious for customization, and there’s several... Continue Reading →

Canonical Put Spotlight on Snap Apps for Ubuntu 17.10

Wed, 2017-08-23 09:23
The latest update to the GNOME Software (aka Ubuntu Software) in Ubuntu 17.10 brings two key changes to the desktop, both of which make Snap apps appear as first-class citizens and everything else, well, not.

Linux expr command tutorial for beginners (with examples)

Wed, 2017-08-23 07:57
Sometimes, while working on the command line (especially when dealing with a shell script), you may find yourself in a situation where you have to perform actions like searching for a substring in a string, finding its index, as well as other things like performing comparisons and arithmetic operations. For those who aren't in the know, there exists a command line utility - dubbed expr - that lets you do all this.

How to set up an all open-source IT infrastructure from scratch

Wed, 2017-08-23 06:32
You need to set up the IT infrastructure (email, file sharing, etc.) for a new company. No restrictions. No legacy application support necessary. How would you do it? What would that ideal IT infrastructure look like? For starters, everything should be open source.

Apache Foundation and Facebook in Standoff Over React.js License

Wed, 2017-08-23 05:06
The widespread use of code from Facebook maintained React.js, a popular developer tool for building interfaces with JavaScript, is the reason why this issue is particularly problematic for Apache. Unless Facebook changes the license, all of Facebook's code will have to be removed from all projects that have been using it. In some cases that might be impossible, meaning popular applications will no longer be available.

4 open principles for building a better startup

Wed, 2017-08-23 03:40
If you're launching a company, you might believe you shouldn't have to deal with issues like personnel development and company culture. After all, as a startup you're only concerned with the development and rapid evolution of your own product and services, right? This kind of thinking is short-term thinking. Successful startups develop organizations with long-term strategies in mind. Startups really should think about—and prepare the groundwork for—their own company culture from beginning, so they can scale it over time as they grow.

Red Hat adds Microsofts .NET Core 2.0 to its Linux and cloud offerings

Wed, 2017-08-23 02:14
How things change! Microsoft is porting SQL Server to Red Hat's Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL). And now, Red Hat will support Microsoft's open-source .NET Core 2.0 on RHEL, Red Hat OpenShift Container Platform, and other Red Hat platforms. It's no wonder Bill Gates only owns 1.3 percent of Microsoft these days.

The Battle to Save Net Neutrality: A Panel with Tom Wheeler, Ro Khanna, Mozilla, Leading TV Producers and Others

Wed, 2017-08-23 00:48
On September 18, net neutrality experts will gather at the Internet Archive to discuss dire threats to the open web. You’re invited! Net neutrality — and the future of a healthy internet — is at stake.