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Why did Gentoo Linux fade into obscurity?

LXer - Mon, 2016-08-22 20:36
Also in today's open source roundup: DistroWatch reviews the Gentoo Linux live DVD "Choice Edition," and Google will kill Chrome apps for Linux.

Tips on Adding Linux to Your Developer Skill Set

LinuxToday - Mon, 2016-08-22 20:00

 devproconnections: The time when developers and administrators can get by with only Microsoft in their bag of tricks is over.

5 reasons professors should encourage students to get involved in open source projects

LXer - Mon, 2016-08-22 19:39
I've been supporting student participation in humanitarian free and open source software (HFOSS) projects for over a decade. I've seen students get motivated and excited by working in a professional community while they learn and mature professionally. Out of the many reasons for supporting student participation in open source, here are five of the most compelling reasons.read more

Google Begins Rolling Out Android 7.0 Nougat

Phoronix - Mon, 2016-08-22 19:30
Following developer preview releases through the summer, Google is today beginning to roll out Android 7.0 "Nougat" for their Nexus devices...

Check out Remarkable - Open Source Markdown Editor (Major Updates)

Reddit - Mon, 2016-08-22 19:27

Check out Remarkable, the open source Markdown Editor for Linux. The latest update has many changes and added features: horizontal layout, paste image support, line numbers, markdown syntax highlighting, added functions, improved efficiency and more changes.

Have a look at these screenshots of the latest version

Project Homepage - remarkableapp.github.io

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The State of Wayland's GSoC Project For Improved Output Handling

Phoronix - Mon, 2016-08-22 19:18
Google's annual Summer of Code 2016 (GSoC) is now officially over and we're starting to see the final reports issued by the many student developers involved. One of the reports worth mentioning is the Wayland project around getting Weston to start without any outputs and improved output handling...

Kali Linux persistence tools download ?

Reddit - Mon, 2016-08-22 19:04

Hi, so im building a kali linux live persistence usb stick (64gb) and was wondering, is there a simple way to download all the tools, which are in full version, to the persistence usb stick ?

Because i would like to have all the tools, since i will be using kali on my PC at home and also on my laptop while im in school.

Does anyone know if i can download the tools through command line ? or do they come when i run the update.


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How to configure Wi-fi+Lan bridged access point in pfSense firewall router

LinuxToday - Mon, 2016-08-22 19:00

 Nixcraft: How do I configure a bridged LAN wifi access point (AP) network and setup pfSense?

How to Install Seafile on Ubuntu 16.04 (Xenial Xerus)

LXer - Mon, 2016-08-22 18:42
This tutorial shows the installation of Seafile on Ubuntu 16.04. Seafile is a private cloud software, it supports encrypted file libraries to store data securely. To encrypt files in a library, you need to set a password when you create the library. The password won't be stored on Seafile cloud, so even the administrator of the servers cannot view your encrypted data without the password.

Linux on Skylake/Pascal build?

Reddit - Mon, 2016-08-22 18:14

Got a Skylake/Pascal build, is there any way to get this to work. Would appriciate a newbie guide since I'm no Linux expert.

Specifically it's a 6700k CPU and GTX1070 GFX. Tried all the big distro's, cant even install it I'm afraid.

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How to Password-Protect Directories with mod_authn_dbd and MySQL on Apache (Debian 8)

LinuxToday - Mon, 2016-08-22 18:00

 HowToForge: This guide explains how to password-protect web directories (with users from a MySQL database) with mod_authn_dbd on Apache2 on a Debian 8 (Jessie) server.

Linux Messengers For Facebook

TuxMachines - Mon, 2016-08-22 17:59

Hi Guys, Today I am going to discuss messengers that you have in Windows but have you ever wondered that they have a version for Linux too. One of my friends asked me today if we have a Linux messenger for Facebook. There are several Linux messengers for Facebook but two messengers are that I used and I am very much satisfied.

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Intel's Commercial OpenCL SDK For Linux Updated (2016 R2)

Phoronix - Mon, 2016-08-22 17:59
Earlier this month Intel released an updated version of their Linux/Windows OpenCL SDK that's binary-only and subject to commercial terms...

Systemd adds filesystem mount tool

LXer - Mon, 2016-08-22 17:45
Linux mount gets a systemd wrapperThe developers behind Systemd, the alternative to sysvinit, have added a mount tool to their user space bootstrapper.…

drops on bond but not on eth interfaces

Reddit - Mon, 2016-08-22 17:40

i have drops on bonding but not on the tow slaves interfaces.

how i fix this ?

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