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Fedora 24 feature: Upgrading with the Software app

Fri, 2016-06-17 22:33
Shortly after the Fedora 24 release, you can upgrade to the newest Fedora Workstation using the built-in Software app (gnome-software). The Software app has always provided the ability to process updates. But to upgrade to the latest Fedora — for example, Fedora 22 to... Continue Reading →

How a student in India got started with open source

Fri, 2016-06-17 21:36
Many of us aspire to contribute to open source projects, but only a few are able to actually do it. We're all perennially short of time, and we're always prioritizing. But how do the people who actually contribute to projects find time? What is it that they know and others don't?read more

Open Source Agriculture

Fri, 2016-06-17 20:39
An open source tool, the Food Computer, is being developed at MIT that can be used to create, save, and share climates for growing crops, maximized for nutrition, yield and taste, regardless of location or season.

Canonical's and Red Hat's Shameful War Against One Another... and Against the Already-Marginalised Linux Media

Fri, 2016-06-17 19:41
In an effort to trip each other up and in order to become the ‘industry standard’, Canonical and Red Hat hurt each other and alienate the media (what’s left of it)

How to reset lost root password on Ubuntu 16.04 Xenial Xerus Linux

Fri, 2016-06-17 18:44
This guide will provide you with an information on how to reset lost root ( administrator ) password on Ubuntu 16.04. This guide assumes that you have a actual physical access to your Ubuntu 16.04 Linux box.

AUSTRUMI 3.4.3 Screenshot Tour

Fri, 2016-06-17 17:47
AUSTRUMI 3.4.3 has been released. AUSTRUMI (Austrum Latvijas Linukss) is a bootable live Linux distribution based on Slackware Linux. It requires limited system resources and can run on any Intel-compatible system with a CD-ROM installed. The entire operating system and all of the applications run from RAM, making AUSTRUMI a fast system and allowing the boot medium to be removed after the operating system starts.

OnePlus 3 to Become an Unofficial Ubuntu Phone, Development Will Start Soon

Fri, 2016-06-17 16:50
We had a quick chat today with Marius Gripsgård from UBports.com about an upcoming port to OnePlus 3.

Log management, disk partition and LVM management for RHCSA

Fri, 2016-06-17 15:53
Log management, disk partition and LVM management are important aspect from RHCSA point of view.This is the second tutorial of module-2 of RHCSA curriculum.

5 Best Web Photo Gallery Solutions

Fri, 2016-06-17 14:55
There are many web services that allow users to upload pictures to a hosting site. The image host stores the images on its servers, and shows the individual different types of code to allow others to view that image.

5 reasons why VirtualBox has a place in the data center

Fri, 2016-06-17 13:58
When you consider virtualization platforms, two probably come to mind: VMware and Hyper-V. There's a good reason why — both platforms are excellent. VMware vSphere ESXi and Hyper-V are type-1 (or bare-metal) hypervisors, meaning they don't require a standard operating system to run on. These platforms are great for large-scale virtualization where you want to dedicate all system resources to the virtual machines.

KDE Doing a Survey for Input on our Mission

Fri, 2016-06-17 13:01
In order to still be able to find out what the majority of the community considers the right approach towards our Vision, we set up an online survey, hoping that this would make it easier for people to voice their opinion in an easy, anonymous way.

A Conversation With the Award-Winning Rikki Endsley

Fri, 2016-06-17 12:04
She won an award last month at OSCON, which means she really and truly is “the award-winning Rikki Endsley.”

Snappy Moves to New Platforms

Fri, 2016-06-17 11:07
Canonical's Snappy package manager is taking its first steps outside the Ubuntu world. As of now, you can install it on Arch, Debian, Fedora and several other popular distros.

30 days in a terminal: Day 0 — The adventure begins

Fri, 2016-06-17 10:10
In today’s world, is it possible to live 100% in a Linux shell—with no GUIs? Bryan Lunduke is going to find out. His adventure begins here.

PCLinuxOS 64 2016.05 Trinity Linux OS Brings Back Old Memories for KDE3.5 Fans

Fri, 2016-06-17 09:12
A senior member of the PCLinuxOS community has recently created a flavor of the RPM-based distribution built, as its name suggests for some of you, around the Trinity Desktop Environment (TDE), an open-source project that tries to keep the spirit of the old-school KDE3.5 desktop environment alive for various GNU/Linux operating systems.

Ubuntu Snap takes charge of Linux desktop and IoT software distribution

Fri, 2016-06-17 08:15
Canonical and Ubuntu founder Mark Shuttleworth said in an interview that he hadn't planned on an announcement about Ubuntu's new Snap app package format. But then in a matter of a few months, developers from multiple Linux distributions and companies announced they would use Snap as a universal Linux package format.

How to install Mahara on Ubuntu

Fri, 2016-06-17 07:18
Mahara is a fully featured web application to build your electronic portfolio.

How Verizon Labs Built a 600 Node Bare Metal Mesos Cluster in Two Weeks

Fri, 2016-06-17 06:21
Verizon Labs is building some impressive projects around Apache Mesos and relies on a lot of open source software for functionality: operating systems, networking, provisioning, monitoring, and administration. Open source software is popular at Verizon Labs because it gives them the flexibility and the functionality to do what they want to do, without fighting vendor restrictions.

Make Peace With Your Processes: Part 2

Fri, 2016-06-17 05:24
In this article, we continue our look at processes and go back to school for a moment, where we’ll pick up some of the basics that will help us increase our knowledge later.

ContainerX Launches Free, Paid Versions of Enterprise Container Platform

Fri, 2016-06-17 04:36
ContainerX launched its flagship multi-tenant enterprise platform, the company announced on Thursday. A free version of the platform is now available, along with paid gold and platinum versions for large enterprises.