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How to Install and Configure Drupal with Apache on Debian 9

Wed, 2017-07-19 18:59
Drupal is a free and open source content management system that can be used to create online content, website and user communities. It is written in PHP language, uses MySQL as a database backends and distributes under the GNU General Public License. In this article, we will demonstrate how to install Drupal 8 on Debian 9 server.

Use a DoD smartcard to access CAC enabled websites

Wed, 2017-07-19 17:50
By now you’ve likely heard the benefits of two factor authentication. Enabling multi-factor authentication can increase the security of accounts you use to access various social media websites like Twitter, Facebook, or even your Google Account. This post is going to... Continue Reading →

SQL Server 2017's first rc lands and - yes! - it runs on Linux

Wed, 2017-07-19 13:56
Penguinistas knock, Redmond lowers the DrawbridgeMicrosoft's long, gentle embrace of Linux continues with the first release candidate of SQL Server 2017.…

How to Set Up Bluetooth in Linux

Wed, 2017-07-19 12:48
Bluetooth in Linux is often hit or miss. If you haven’t had Bluetooth working out of the box, follow this guide to set up Bluetooth in Linux.

Top 4 reasons I use dwm for my Linux window manager

Wed, 2017-07-19 11:39
I like minimalistic views. If I could run everything in a terminal I would. It's free from shiny stuff that hogs my resources and distracts my feeble mind. I also grow tired of resizing and moving windows, never getting them to align perfectly.read more

UBports Working Lately on Ubuntu Touch Port for Nexus 5, Based on Ubuntu 16.04

Wed, 2017-07-19 10:30
UBports announced today on Twitter that they managed to successfully run their modification of Canonical's deprecated Ubuntu Touch mobile operating system on the Nexus 5 smartphone.

Free Webinar: Join Jono Bacon for Open Source Community Tips and Tricks

Wed, 2017-07-19 09:22
Community manager and author Jono Bacon will provide tips for building and managing open source communities in a free webinar on Monday, July 24 at 9:30am Pacific. In this webinar, Bacon will answer questions about community strategy and share an in-depth look at this exciting new conference held in conjunction with this year’s Open Source Summit North America, happening Sept. 11-14 in Los Angeles.

Linux-ready COM supports up to 16-core Xeon-D

Wed, 2017-07-19 08:13
Portwell’s “PCOM-B700G” is a COM Express Type 7 Basic with Intel’s 5th Gen Xeon or Pentium CPUs, plus dual 10GbE ports and up to 32x PCIe links. Portwell has launched its first COM Express Type 7 module, which features COM Express 3.0. Like other Type 7 modules, the PCOM-B700G offers a choice of server-class Xeon D-1500 and Pentium processors from Intel’s 5th Generation “Broadwell-DE” family.

Lessons in OpenStack: New tutorials and how-tos

Wed, 2017-07-19 07:05
If you're working in open source cloud infrastructure, there's a good chance that you're working with OpenStack. And OpenStack is no small thing to learn about. Made up of dozens of related projects working together to power your cloud infrastructure needs, even those immersed in OpenStack every day need good resources for keeping up.

Open Source Summit: It's Bigger on the Inside, with Workshops, Hackathon, Security Summit, and More

Wed, 2017-07-19 05:56
The upcoming Open Source Summit NA — Sept. 11-14 in Los Angeles — offers many exciting keynote presentations and technical talks covering a wide array of topics, including cloud computing, containers, networking, diversity, and more.

KDE Plasma 5.10.4 Desktop Environment Released with Support for Shaded Windows

Wed, 2017-07-19 04:47
KDE today announced the release and general availability of the fourth bugfix update for the latest stable KDE Plasma 5.10 series of the desktop environment designed for GNU/Linux distributions.


Wed, 2017-07-19 03:39
Gulp.js is a build system that allows you to automate common development tasks such as minification of JavaScript code, browser reloading, image compression, code syntax validation and endless tasks.

Linux-based automation controller offers choice of RPi, NanoPi, and UP cores

Wed, 2017-07-19 02:30
Techbase has rev’d its ModBerry 500 controller to the RPi CM3, and has added M700 and M1000 models based on the NanoPi M2 Plus and UP boards, respectively. Gdansk, Poland based Techbase was one of the first manufacturers to tap the original, ARM11-based Raspberry Pi Compute Module in 2014 with its ModBerry 500 automation controller.

Mozilla Announces s Relationship With The Internet

Wed, 2017-07-19 01:21
Mozilla, the non-profit behind the Firefox browser, is excited to support Rooftop Films in bringing a memorable evening of film and discussion to The Courtyard of Industry City, in beautiful...

Google's OSS-Fuzz Tool Helps Secure Open Source Projects

Wed, 2017-07-19 00:13
At the end of last year, Google announced OSS-Fuzz, an open source threat detection tool focused on making open source applications and platforms more secure and stable. The tool itself is open and available on GitHub, and there are now solid numbers showing that this security tool has made a remarkable difference for some well-known open source projects.

How to install and use Volatility memory forensic tool

Tue, 2017-07-18 23:04
One of the important parts of Malware analysis is Random Access Memory (RAM) analysis. It helps to identify the running malicious processes, network activities, open connections etc in the compromised system. This article is about the open source security tool "Volatility" for volatile memory analysis. It can be used for both 32/64 bit systems RAM analysis and it supports analysis of Windows, Linux, Mac & Android systems.

How do we fix the state of technical documentation?

Tue, 2017-07-18 21:56
Over 90% of respondents to a recent GitHub survey said that one of the top problems with open source projects is incomplete or confusing documentation.What can we do to fix it?GitHub users identified poor documentation as one of the top problems with #opensource projects. How can we fix it?https://t.co/t2Jmt9QDJc pic.twitter.com/d1GEPYT22Pread more

Scissors, Paper or Rock?

Tue, 2017-07-18 20:47
In this article, I'm going to tackle a children's game that's extraordinarilycomplicated, with many variations, and the programming task is going to be quitetricky. Just kidding! Rock Paper Scissors (or RPS, as it's known) ispretty darn easy to simulate because there aren't really many variants orpossible outcomes.

Practicing Router Security

Tue, 2017-07-18 19:38
Anyone connecting to the Internet needs a Router. The Router can provide direct connection by an Ethernet cable (RJ-45) or through Wi-Fi. Wi-Fi is, of course, wireless and does not require any cables. Because the connection is made without cables anyone with nearly any device can see your network.

Hard to communicate with other teams? Check out these tips

Tue, 2017-07-18 18:30
When teams in the same organization—or even across organizational boundaries—start to collaborate, they will most likely realize that not all of their goals align. The IT team, for instance, might not have the same criteria for success as the sales team. Different teams have different benchmarks, even if the teams are part of a larger organization (as in the case of relationships between a developer team and an operations team).But the teams all strive towards the same goal, which is to make the organization successful. And they rely on each other to accomplish that goal.read more