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I was wondering if there was a way to obtain the old CRT effect on the LCD systemwide with Linux

Reddit - Wed, 2016-05-18 13:54

I'm configurating a dual boot laptop and would like to have a Linux partition on it. I was wondering if there was a way to apply a CRT shader/scanline to the whole system

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Mark Shuttleworth: We Are at Our Best When We Are Constantly Improving

LXer - Wed, 2016-05-18 13:49
Canonical and Ubuntu founder Mark Shuttleworth published a new blog entry on his website to thank the Ubuntu Community Council for their hard work.

Building RESTFUL API applications on Linux with Flask a Python Microframework

LinuxToday - Wed, 2016-05-18 13:00

 techarena51: How you can Build a RESTFUL API CRUD(Create, Read, Update and Delete) application with the Flask Python Micro-framework

Solus OS Review

TuxMachines - Wed, 2016-05-18 12:56

When it comes to Linux distributions, conventional wisdom says that an operating system is only as good as the packages that are available. Why? Well, software matters! Who wants to use an operating system when it’s not possible to install Google Chrome, Steam, Skype and 100 other applications? Solus OS developers, that’s who.

Solus OS is a new Linux operating system that isn’t based on anything. It’s a fresh take on Linux with a message: less is more. No hassling with settings or choices. Everything is taken care of for you ahead of time.

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Devuan Rough, KWayland Advances, UT on Linux

TuxMachines - Wed, 2016-05-18 12:54

A review of Devuan Linux 1.0 Beta was the most interesting bit of news today. Jack Germain said the Debian fork needed more polish to succeed. Martin Gräßlin blogged today that KWayland is now in KDE Frameworks and Liam Dawe reported Unreal Tournament on Linux is shaping up fairly well. Derrik Diener reviewed Solus OS and the changes keep coming in Slackware 14.2 development.

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New ARM SoCs Supported By Linux 4.7, Including The First Mainline LG ARM Platform

TuxMachines - Wed, 2016-05-18 12:53

Seven ARM pull requests were submitted on Tuesday for the Linux 4.7 merge window.

Also: Collabora contributions to Linux Kernel 4.6

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5 rules for avoiding burnout

LXer - Wed, 2016-05-18 12:52
I have goals that might seem familiar to you: improve my overall working conditions, set boundaries for myself, and arrive at some sort of balance between a reasonable stream of work vs. getting things done in a resource-constrained space. If these goals are true for you, keep reading. If not, is the company you work for hiring? "My friend" is looking.read more

Leftovers: Debian

TuxMachines - Wed, 2016-05-18 12:37
  • Imagination accelerates Debian development for 64-bit MIPS CPUs

    Imagination Technologies recently donated several high-performance SDNA-7130 appliances to the Debian Project for the development and maintenance of the MIPS ports.

    The SDNA-7130 (Software Defined Network Appliance) platforms are developed by Rhino Labs, a leading provider of high-performance data security, networking, and data infrastructure solutions.

  • Newmaint — Call for help

    The process leading to acceptation of new Debian Maintainers is mainly administrative today and is handled by the Newmaint team. In order to simplify this process further, the team wants to integrate their workflow into nm.debian.org's interface so that prospective maintainers can send their application online and the Newmaint team review it from within the website.

  • Freexian’s report about Debian Long Term Support, April 2016

    A Debian LTS logoLike each month, here comes a report about the work of paid contributors to Debian LTS.

  • Reproducible builds: week 55 in Stretch cycle

    What happened in the Reproducible Builds effort between May 8th and May 14th 2016:

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Imagination to Boost the Development of Debian GNU/Linux on 64-Bit MIPS CPUs

TuxMachines - Wed, 2016-05-18 12:13

Debian is one of the most acclaimed and respected open-source projects, with over 1,400 contributors from all over the world, and the Debian GNU/Linux operating system is being used almost everywhere around us.

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How to install Elefant CMS on Ubuntu 16.04

LXer - Wed, 2016-05-18 11:54
In this tutorial, we will show you how to install Elefant CMS on an Ubuntu 16.04 VPS with Apache, PHP and MySQL installed on it. Elefant CMS is an open source CMS and web framework written in PHP that allows web developers to create everything from simple websites to complete web applications. This tutorial was tested and written for an Ubuntu VPS, but it should work on any Debian based Linux distribution.

Tiny Core Linux 7.1 Receives BusyBox 1.24.2 in the Second Release Candidate

TuxMachines - Wed, 2016-05-18 11:25

The development of the Tiny Core Linux 7.1 operating system, the first major update to the 7.x series of one of the smallest GNU/Linux distros out there, continues with a second RC (Release Candidate) build.

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New ARM SoCs Supported By Linux 4.7, Including The First Mainline LG ARM Platform

Phoronix - Wed, 2016-05-18 11:00
Seven ARM pull requests were submitted on Tuesday for the Linux 4.7 merge window...

Install Mysql with PHP 7 support in Ubuntu 16.04 server

LXer - Wed, 2016-05-18 10:57
Install Mysql with PHP 7 support in Ubuntu 16.04 server

Crazy Idea: What if PPA servers would be powered by BitTorrent so you could seed new updates...

Reddit - Wed, 2016-05-18 10:36

I think it would have mostly positives effects.

// I had to delete previous post because of grammar

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Anything similar to MS Onenote for linux?

Reddit - Wed, 2016-05-18 10:23

Is there any software which is similar to Onenote? It needs to be offline because my connection sucks. I tried onenote on windows and I can't seem to find a similar piece of software anywhere.
Also please no evernote.

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Indus' Android-based OS races to become second most popular in India

TuxMachines - Wed, 2016-05-18 10:17

Most articles trumpeting Indus' epic feat of becoming the second most popular OS in India after Android either don't understand operating systems or deliberately obfuscate the fact that it is nothing but an optimized Android OS.

That said, this homegrown company, originally known as Firstouch, has achieved something remarkable by tweaking Android in such a manner as to grab a 5.6 percent market share in just under a year, outstripping Chinese juggernaut Xiaomi's MIUI OS (thrid at 4.1 percent), Cyanogen (fourth at 2.8 percent), Apple's iOS (fifth at 2.5 percent) and easily beating offerings from behemoths Microsoft and Samsung (Tizen), both seventh at 0.3 percent.

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Researchers crack new version of CryptXXX ransomware

LXer - Wed, 2016-05-18 10:00
Researchers from Kaspersky Lab have developed a method of decrypting files affected with the latest version of CryptXXX, a malware program that combines ransomware and information-stealing capabilities.


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