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DevOps Jobs: 5 tips for making the transition

Tue, 2017-09-19 04:31
Recruiters and tech leaders share advice on how IT professionals can land a new gig in DevOps.

How To Install And Setup Utangle Firewall

Tue, 2017-09-19 03:17
?Firewall! A great online protection tool for us, which protects us during online activity from various kind of viruses, hacking and other kinds of threats. Untangle firewall is also a similar, lightweight firewall which allows you to browse online without any kind of worry. Untangle firewall comes in basically two editions i.e. Free and Paid. We are gonna review the Free edition as it serves our purpose and all we need for simple home protection.

Linux friendly IoT gateway runs on 3.5-inch Bay Trail SBC

Tue, 2017-09-19 02:03
Win Enterprises’ rugged “Win IoT-380 Gateway” is built on a 3.5-inch “MB-80580” SBC with an Atom E3826 SoC, dual GbE ports, mSATA, and optional WiFi and 3G. The Win IoT-380 Gateway is the first Internet of Things gateway we’ve seen from Win Enterprises, which says it’s built upon a 3.5-inch SBC. The unnamed mainboard turns […]

Linus Torvalds Kicks Off Development of Linux Kernel 4.14, the Next LTS Release

Tue, 2017-09-19 00:48
A day early than expected, Linux creator Linus Torvalds cautiously kicked off the development of the Linux 4.14 kernel series, which looks to be the next LTS (Long Term Support) branch, with the first Release Candidate (RC) milestone.

Two Easy Ways To Install Bing Desktop Wallpaper Changer On Linux

Mon, 2017-09-18 23:34
Bing Desktop Wallpaper Changer will automatically downloads and changes desktop wallpaper to Bing Photo of the Day.

Rugged panel PC scales up to a 19-inch touchscreen

Mon, 2017-09-18 22:20
WinSystems’ fanless, IP65-rated “PPC65B-1x” panel PC runs Linux or Win 10 on a quad-core Atom E3845, and offers 10.4 to 19-inch resistive touchscreens. WinSystems has begun shipping a 5-Wire resistive touch-panel PC for industrial HMI applications that features extensive ruggedization features. The PPC65B-1x provides -20 to 70°C support, as well as IEC 60068-2-64-rated vibration, IEC […]

Linux fmt command - usage and examples

Mon, 2017-09-18 21:05
Sometimes you may find yourself in a situation where-in the requirement is to format the contents of a text file. Gladly, there exists a command that can cater to at-least some of the text formatting requirements. The tool in question is dubbed fmt. In this tutorial, we will discuss the basics of fmt, as well as some of main features it provides.

Learn 'find' command with these 14 examples

Mon, 2017-09-18 19:51
Learn find command with these 14 examples. Find command examples handpicked to help you in your day today operations.

Running the Fedora kernel regression tests

Mon, 2017-09-18 18:37
When a new kernel is released, users often want to know if it’s usable. The kernel has a set of test cases that can be run to help validate it. These tests are run automatically on every successful build. They... Continue Reading →

How to configure and use PDO for database access on Linux

Mon, 2017-09-18 17:22
This guide aims to provide a quite complete overview of PDO, guiding the reader step by step from the establishment of a connection to the database, to the choice of the most appropriate fetch mode, showing how to create prepared statements and describing the possible error modes.

7 tips for Linux cluster admins to help keep auditors happy

Mon, 2017-09-18 16:08
The beauty of building extra-large Linux clusters is it's easy. Hadoop, OpenStack, hypervisor, and high-performance computing (HPC) installers enable you to build on commodity hardware and deal with node failure reasonably simply. Learning and managing Linux administration on a small scale involves basic day-to-day tasks; however, when planning and scaling production to several thousand node clusters, it can take over your life, including your weekends and holidays.read more

Busting the myth that net neutrality hampers investment

Mon, 2017-09-18 14:54
This week I had the opportunity to share Mozilla’s vision for an Internet that is open and accessible to all with the audience at MWC Americas. I took this opportunity because we are at a pivotal point in the debate between the FCC, companies, and users over the FCC’s proposal to roll back protections for net neutrality. Net neutrality is a key part of ensuring freedom of choice to access content and services for consumers.

Microservices and containers: 6 things to know at start time

Mon, 2017-09-18 13:39
You can operate microservices without containers. However, microservices and containers are a dynamic duo, the IT equivalent of milk and cookies.

3 text editor alternatives to Emacs and Vim

Mon, 2017-09-18 12:25
Before you start reaching for those implements of mayhem, Emacs and Vim fans, understand that this article isn't about putting the boot to your favorite editor. I'm a professed Emacs guy, but one who also likes Vim. A lot.That said, I realize that Emacs and Vim aren't for everyone. It might be that the silliness of the so-called Editor war has turned some people off. Or maybe they just want an editor that is less demanding and has a more modern sheen.read more

GNOME 3.26 Released! Check Out the New Features

Mon, 2017-09-18 11:11
GNOME 3.26 has been released. Check out the news features in GNOME 3.26.

Microsoft is Promoting Software Patents in India in Another Effort to Undermine Free/Open Source Software, Microsoft-Connected Trolls Are Still Suing

Mon, 2017-09-18 09:56
The ongoing patent threat to Free/libre Open Source software (FLOSS) and the role played by Microsoft in at least much of this threat

Heptio Raises New Funding to Close Kubernetes Operational Gaps

Mon, 2017-09-18 08:33
Craig McLuckie helped launch the open-source Kubernetes project while at Google and has been busy since November 2016 with his new company Heptio. Heptio is now moving forward, thanks to a $25 million Series B round of funding, bringing total funding to date for the startup to $33.5 million.

This Week in Open Source News: Open Source Summit 2017 Roundup

Mon, 2017-09-18 06:38
Open Source Summit North America was this past week and some of our favorite writers and journalists were onsite reporting live about this event. Below you'll find a special edition of the Linux.com news digest from Sean Michael Kerner, SiliconANGLE, and Steven J. Vaughan-Nichols!

Solus 3 Brings Maturity and Performance to Budgie

Mon, 2017-09-18 04:44
Back in 2016, the Solus developers announced they were switching their operating system over to a rolling release. Solus 3 marks the third iteration since that announcement and, in such a short time, the Solus platform has come a long way.

Top 5: Coaching football with AI, a guide to logging in Python, and more

Mon, 2017-09-18 02:49
In this week[he]#039[/he]s top 5, we take a look at an AI project used to call football plays, logging in Python, and more.