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How to Install XAMPP on your Ubuntu 18.04 LTS System

Tue, 2018-10-02 21:20
XAMPP stands for cross-platform(X), Apache(A) server, MariaDB(M), PHP(P) and Perl(P). It is built by Apache Friends and basically serves as a local host or a local server. In this article, we will describe a step-by-step method for installing this application stack on your system.

Here’s KDE Neon 5.13.5 : Based on Ubuntu 18.04 LTS and Uses KDE Plasma 5.13.5

Tue, 2018-10-02 20:05
KDE Neon 5.13.5 is the latest stable release of KDE neon 5 based on Ubuntu 18.04 LTS Bionic Beaver and Linux Kernel 4.15 series. Features KDE Plasma 5.13.5 desktop environment, which brings numerous enhancements and new features.

Even better image upscaling with Waifu2x

Tue, 2018-10-02 18:51
You may have already seen the article here in the Magazine about upscaling bitmap images with better quality. That article covered a few utilities to achieve good results, but there’s always room for enhancement. Meet Waifu2x, a sophisticated tool that uses deep convolutional neural networks, or machine learning for short. Therefore it benefits from trained […]

How to Install Typo3 CMS on Debian 9

Tue, 2018-10-02 17:37
In this guide, we’ll learn how to install and configure the latest version of Typo3 CMS in Debian 9. Typo3 is a powerful open source content management system with most parts written in PHP programming language.

Shall We Study Amazon's Pricing Together?

Tue, 2018-10-02 16:22
Is it possible to figure out how we're being profiled online?

A quick-start guide for the Raspberry Pi

Tue, 2018-10-02 15:08
Whether absolute beginner or seasoned programming novice, we all need a helping hand remembering those key commands. I use a Raspberry Pi every day, but I rely on sticky notes and web searches to get by, so I put together this handy cheat sheet on the basics. This Raspberry Pi cheat sheet covers what you need to boot your Pi, how to install the operating system, how to enable SSH and connect to WiFi, how to install software and update your system, and includes links for where to get further help. read more

Kubernetes 1.12 Reaching for Cloud Native Maturity

Tue, 2018-10-02 12:38
The new release shows a degree of stability and feature parity that wasn't always part of the open source container orchestration platform.

Ubuntu 18.10 Betas, Kernel "Kill Switch", KDE neon, MakuluLinux, and more! | This Week in Linux 39

Tue, 2018-10-02 11:24
on TWinL39: Auryo, OpenShot, YubiKey 5, System76's Thelio, & a Linux Gaming roundup with Mark of the Ninja & Blade Symphony

Open Source Summit & ELC + OpenIoT Summit Europe Features 13 Co-Located Events

Tue, 2018-10-02 10:09
Over a dozen events taking place alongside Open Source Summit and ELC+OpenIoT Summit Europe offer attendees even more ways to increase skills and connections - all in one trip. 300 conference sessions, 2000 attendees, 13 co-located events and dozens of event experiences; if you're not registered yet, now is the time.

Popular programming languages, Audiophile Linux distro, GNU, Bash, Raspberry PI, DevOps, GIMP, and more

Tue, 2018-10-02 08:55
Here's what we were reading last week. More than 3,000 readers took our poll last week: How many programming languages have you used?. And more than two-thousand respondents say they[he]#039[/he]ve used 5 or more programming languages. Read on to see what else was popular on Opensource.com in the past week.

Intel Coffee Lake appears on 3.5-inch SBC

Tue, 2018-10-02 07:41
Avalue announced a Linux-friendly 3.5-inch “ECM-CFS” SBC with a choice of Intel’s 8th Gen “Coffee Lake” S-series processors plus triple display support, 2x GbE, 4x USB 3.1, 2x SATA, and mSATA. Avalue’s ECM-CFS is the first 3.5-inch board we’ve seen to feature Intel’s 8th Gen “Coffee Lake” processors, although Seco offers a 3.5-inch CCOMe-C30 carrier […]

HAIKU R1 Beta 1 released (open source operating systems)

Tue, 2018-10-02 06:26
Open source operating system HAIKU is a lightweight, fast, and relatively simple operating system that picks up where the discontinued BeOS left off when its development ceased in 2001. This weekend the HAIKU team released HAIKU R1 Beta 1, which is kind of a big deal when you consider that the last major release of the operating system came in November, 2012.

GNOME Conference GUADEC 2019 to Take Place August 23-28 in Thessaloniki, Greece

Tue, 2018-10-02 05:12
The GNOME Foundation announced the official dates and host city for next year's GUADEC (GNOME Users And Developers European Conference) event for the GNOME desktop environment.

The End of the Road: systemds "Socket" Units

Tue, 2018-10-02 03:58
Sockets are used for two different processes to share data or for shuttling information from one machine to another and the network. They are extremely useful and the basis of things like FTP, real-time network chat systems, secure shells, and so on.

Life Is Strange 2 Coming to Linux and macOS in 2019, Ported by Feral Interactive

Tue, 2018-10-02 01:29
UK-based video games publisher Feral Interactive just teased today the upcoming port of the recently released Life Is Strange 2 episodic graphic adventure video game for the Linux and macOS platforms.

How to Install PyCharm on Ubuntu 18.04

Tue, 2018-10-02 00:15
PyCharm is available in two editions, Community and Professional. In this tutorial we’ll cover how to install PyCharm Community Edition on Ubuntu 18.04.

Scaling your developer community with plugins

Mon, 2018-10-01 23:00
Community managers care about growth in their community, but growing development communities is hard work. It's rare for developers to start contributing code to projects they've never worked with before—it's far more likely that your developers were (or still are) users of the project, too.read more

Linux shred Command Tutorial for Beginners (5 Examples)

Mon, 2018-10-01 21:46
This tutorial shows how to delete data safely on Linux by using the shred command. All examples in this article have been tested on an Ubuntu 18.04 LTS machine.

How to set up Apache webserver proxy in front of Apache Tomcat on Red Hat Linux

Mon, 2018-10-01 20:32
Using Apache httpd as a proxy to an Apache Tomcat application container is a common setup. It comes with many use cases, the most trivial is serving static content from httpd, while providing services implementing heavy business logic from an application written in Java that resides in the Tomcat container.