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phpMemcachedAdmin installation in Linux

Tue, 01/09/2018 - 00:13
phpMemcachedAdmin is graphicalweb interface used for the administration of memcached & that provides all the live stats for memcached. It provides real time stats for get, set, increment, decrements, evictions etc as well as other server stats.

How to Install Docker CE on Your Desktop

Mon, 01/08/2018 - 22:59
This article will cover the installation of Docker on desktop Linux, macOS, and Windows, and it is intended for beginners who want to get started with Docker containers. The only prerequisite is that you are comfortable with command-line interface.

Linux Filesystem Events with inotify

Mon, 01/08/2018 - 21:44
It is, at times, important to know when things change in the Linux OS. The uses to which systems are placed often include high-priority data that must be processed as soon as it is seen. The conventional method of finding and processing new file data is to poll for it, usually with cron. This is inefficient......

5 Differences Between Linux And Windows

Mon, 01/08/2018 - 20:30
Are you an entirely new computer user who just bought a PC and had Microsoft Windows pre-installed on it? Seeking out what’s beyond the realm of Windows Operating System, exploring curiously what Linux is and how it is different from the former one that already came with your computer when you purchased it. Or is it the other way around where Linux was the default Operating System on your computer?

Sub-1GHz IoT gateway combines BB Black and TI LaunchPad boards

Mon, 01/08/2018 - 19:16
Newark Element14’s “SimpleLink Sub-1GHz Sensor to Cloud Linux Industrial Gateway” kit combines a BeagleBone Black, a wireless cape, and a pair of TI SimpleLink CC1350 LanchPad kits. Newark Element14’s “SimpleLink Sub-1GHz Sensor to Cloud Linux Industrial Gateway” kit provides a Sub-1GHz sensor network development platform with an Internet of Things (IoT) gateway and cloud connectivity. […]

How to install or upgrade PHP version to PHP 7

Mon, 01/08/2018 - 18:01
PHP (Hypertext Preprocessor) is a widely used open source scripting language that is used mainly for web development. It is used generally for creating dynamic web pages or for dynamic images on websites. In...

How to Install Mautic Marketing Automation Tool on CentOS 7

Mon, 01/08/2018 - 16:47
In this tutorial, I will show you step-by-step how to install Mautic Marketing Automation Platform on CentOS 7. Mautic is an open source and self-hosted marketing automation tool for everyone. It allows you to grow up your business, monitor your website, create landing pages, create campaigns for your business, manage contacts, and send marketing emails.

WP Engine Gets $250 Million Funding from Silver Lake

Mon, 01/08/2018 - 15:33
It might be called the little engine that could -- or maybe the little engine that does. Whatever you call it, Austin, Texas based WP Engine web hosting company just got a big payoff with a $250 million investment from the private equity giant Silver Lake partners.

5 arcade-style games for Linux

Mon, 01/08/2018 - 13:58
Gaming has traditionally been one of Linux's weak points. That has changed somewhat in recent years thanks to Steam, GOG, and other efforts to bring commercial games to multiple operating systems, but those games often are not open source. Sure, the games can be played on an open source operating system, but that is not good enough for an open source purist.read more

You GNOME it: Windows and Apple devs get a compelling reason to turn to Linux

Mon, 01/08/2018 - 12:43
Add in Flatpak/Snap and it could be a revolutionOpen Source Insider The biggest open source story of 2017 was unquestionably Canonical's decision to stop developing its Unity desktop and move Ubuntu to the GNOME Shell desktop.…

What I See for LJ 2.0: in a Word, Community

Mon, 01/08/2018 - 11:29
It has been too long, but I was at least one of the founders of the SeattleUNIX User's Group. I remember the first meeting well. It took place atSeattle University, and our guest speaker was Bill Joy. He impressed me inthat he had a huge pile of overhead transparencies (remember, this was inthe 1980s), asked a few questions of the group, selected some of them andstarted talking.

SuperTux: A Linux Take on Super Mario Game

Mon, 01/08/2018 - 10:15
When people usually think of PC games, they think of big titles, like Call of Duty, which often cost millions of dollars to create. While those games may be enjoyable, there are many games created by amateur programmers that are just as fun.

What cryptographic key generation needs is a good source of entrophy

Mon, 01/08/2018 - 09:00
Imagine you're about to play a board game that involves using dice, say Monopoly, Yahtzee, Cluedo, Dungeons & Dragons...1 In most cases, at least where you're interested in playing a fair game, you want to be pretty sure that there's a random distribution of the dice-roll results. In other words, for a six-sided dice, you'd hope that, for each roll, there's an equal chance that any of the numbers one through six will appear.read more

Spectre and Meltdown explained

Mon, 01/08/2018 - 07:46
By now, most of you have probably already heard of the biggest disaster in the history of IT – Meltdown and Spectre security vulnerabilities which affect all modern CPUs, from those in desktops and servers, to ones found in smartphones. Unfortunately, there’s much confusion about the level of threat we’re dealing with here, because some of the impacted vendors need reasons to explain the still-missing security patches. But even those who did release a patch, avoid mentioning that it only partially addresses the threat. And, there’s no good explanation of these vulnerabilities on the right level (not for developers), something that just about anyone working in IT could understand to make their own conclusion. So, I decided to give it a shot and deliver just that.

Weekend tech reading: Spectre/Meltdown recap, 400Gbps Ethernet, next-gen DisplayPort

Mon, 01/08/2018 - 03:33
How a researcher hacked his own computer and found 'worst' chip flaw Daniel Gruss didn't sleep much the night he hacked his own computer and exposed a flaw in most of the chips made in the past two decades by hardware giant Intel Corp...

Top 5: Best of 2017, the future of DevOps, and more

Mon, 01/08/2018 - 01:10
This week we look at five ways open source can strengthen your job search, the best open source tutorials of 2017, and more.read more

Linux Kernel 4.15 to Arrive in Two Weeks as Linus Torvalds Releases Seventh RC

Sun, 01/07/2018 - 22:47
Linus Torvalds just announced a few moments ago the release and immediate availability for download of the seventh RC (Release Candidate) milestone of the upcoming Linux 4.15 kernel series.

LinuxAndUbuntu Review Of TrueOS A Unix Based OS

Sun, 01/07/2018 - 20:24
Trust me, the name TrueOS takes me back to 1990s when Tru64 UNIX operating system made its presence. TrueOS is PC-BSD’s new unified brand built upon FreeBSD-CURRENT code base. Note that TrueOS is not a Linux distro but is BSD Unix.

Emacs for Science

Sun, 01/07/2018 - 18:30
I typically cover software packages that do actual calculations toadvance scientific knowledge, but here I'm exploring a slightlystranger tool in the arsenal ofscientific computation.

Install JENKINS on CentOS/RHEL 7

Sun, 01/07/2018 - 16:35
With the rise of Devops culture, IT industries have changed for good. Organizations have been adopting devops resources, tools for increasing the productivity. Automation tools are gaining more and more importance & one such...