Posted by meshal on Friday, November 18, 2016 @ 09:50:45 EST (169 reads)
“This may come as a surprise to you, but they were not big fans,” Linux Foundation executive director Jim Zemlin told me in regards to his foundation’s history with Microsoft. The new Microsoft under CEO Satya Nadella, however, is singing a very different tune.
Posted by meshal on Thursday, October 06, 2016 @ 21:48:45 EDT (615 reads)
Do you think of the command line as an antiquated leftover from the past, or an old fashioned way of interacting with a computer? Think again. In Linux, it is the most flexible and powerful way to perform tasks. In this article, we will explore the basics of the Linux command line, including directory navigation, file/directory operations, and more.Read More...
Posted by meshal on Saturday, September 24, 2016 @ 11:34:21 EDT (523 reads)
BCC (BPF Compiler Collection) is a powerful set of appropriate tools and example files for creating resourceful kernel tracing and manipulation programs. It utilizes extended BPF (Berkeley Packet Filters), initially known aseBPF which was one of the new features in Linux 3.15.
Posted by meshal on Saturday, September 24, 2016 @ 11:28:49 EDT (446 reads)
This tutorial shows how to build PHP 5.6 as a PHP-FPM and a FastCGI version on Ubuntu 16.04 (Xenial Xerus). Ubuntu 16.04 ships with PHP 7 by default but there are still many websites out there that don't support PHP 7. This tutorial will show you how to install PHP 5.6 as additional PHP version on Ubuntu 16.04 so that you can switch between both versions for each website individually in ISPConfig.
Posted by meshal on Sunday, September 11, 2016 @ 22:44:51 EDT (813 reads)
Free open source ecommerce software like WooCommerce, Magento, and PrestaShop makes it easier to take your small business online. We list the 10 top open source ecommerce tools.Read More...
Posted by meshal on Friday, September 09, 2016 @ 13:13:10 EDT (867 reads)
Today, I have stumbled upon an useful script, which is used to secure your Ubuntu OS with simple mouse clicks. You don’t need to be an enperienced Linux administrator to use this. All you need to to do is just download, extract, and run the script. This script will take care of everything.Read More...
Posted by meshal on Friday, September 09, 2016 @ 13:10:03 EDT (767 reads)
Do you own an old PC, like the ones that came with windows XP? Well, you don’t have to dump them just yet as they can be brought back to life with these lightweight Linux desktop environments.Read More...
Posted by meshal on Friday, September 09, 2016 @ 13:05:59 EDT (772 reads)
After being in development for the past couple of months, Wireshark 2.2.0 has finally hit the stable channel, bringing with it a huge number of improvements and updated protocols
Posted by meshal on Friday, September 09, 2016 @ 12:59:37 EDT (913 reads)
For those in Education, there are quite a number of specialized Linux distributions that are geared towards education. We take a look at some of the top notch distros that are available in this space.Read More...
Posted by meshal on Wednesday, September 07, 2016 @ 00:34:06 EDT (903 reads)
ooks like OpenOffice might be near the end of the road, according to an email thread started yesterday by the project’s vice president Dennis Hamilton.
The email thread, titled “What would OpenOffice retirement involve?” comes after years of developer attrition. Open source developers have been abandoning OpenOffice in favor of the more popular LibreOffice for a couple years now and it shows. OpenOffice hasn’t been updated since October 2015, and project leaders are getting worried about what that might mean for user security.