Full Article : Linux.com – https://www.linux.com/news/linux-kernel-network-tcp-bug-fixed-1 The denial of service bug had actually been patched in the Linux kernel weeks before news of it was ever announced.
Full Article : Linux.com – https://www.linux.com/news/opera-available-snap-linux-0 Opera is far from the most popular web browser, but it has its loyal fans. Now, if those fans also happen to be Linux desktop users, Canonical, Ubuntu Linux‘s parent company, and … Read more
Full Article : Linux.com – https://www.linux.com/news/what-serverless-architecture-actually-means-and-where-servers-enter-picture-0 Serverless architecture is not, despite its name, the elimination of servers from distributed applications. Serverless architecture refers to a kind of illusion, originally made for the sake of developers whose … Read more
Full Article : Linux.com – https://www.linux.com/news/return-spectre-0 The return of Spectre sounds like the next James Bond movie, but it’s really the discovery of two new Spectre-style CPU attacks.
Full Article : Linux.com – https://www.linux.com/news/linux-mint-desktop-continues-lead-rest-1 You can keep your Windows 10 and macOS High Sierra. For me, Linux Mint 19 is not only the best Linux desktop, it’s the best desktop. Period. End of statement.
Full Article : Linux.com – https://www.linux.com/news/google-doubles-down-linux-and-open-source-1 Google couldn’t exist without Linux and open-source software. While you may not think of Google as a Linux company in the same way as you do Canonical, Red Hat, or SUSE, it … Read more
Full Article : Linux.com – https://www.linux.com/news/what-sdn-how-software-defined-networking-changed-everything-0 The internet began as a system for applying addresses to servers. Now it’s a means for giving names to services, and distributing those services across the planet. SDN gave … Read more
Full Article : Linux.com – https://www.linux.com/news/supercomputers-all-linux-all-time-2 The latest TOP500 Supercomputer list is out. What’s not surprising is that Linux runs on every last one of the world’s fastest supercomputers. What is surprising is that GPUs, … Read more
Full Article : Linux.com – https://www.linux.com/news/github-changes-eu-copyright-law-could-derail-open-source-distribution-0 A proposed European law would mandate that content providers utilize some kind of content filter to make sure rights holders get their royalties. But for a public open source … Read more
Full Article : Linux.com – https://www.linux.com/news/linux-and-open-source-jobs-are-more-demand-ever-2 Do you want a tech job? Then, it’s time to move away from Windows and head toward Linux and open source. According to The Linux Foundation and Dice‘s 2018 Open Source Jobs Report, … Read more
Full Article : Linux.com – https://www.linux.com/news/red-hat-changes-its-open-source-licensing-rules-2 Red Hat-initiated open-source projects, which use GPLv2 or LGPLv2.1, will be expected to add GPLv3’s cure commitment language to their licenses. From outside programming circles, software licensing may not … Read more
Full Article : Linux.com – https://www.linux.com/news/buildah-10-linux-container-construction-made-easy-1 The good news about containers, such as Docker‘s, is they make it easy to deploy applications, and you can run far more of them on a server than you can … Read more
Full Article : Linux.com – https://www.linux.com/news/facebook-releases-sonar-debugging-tool-open-source-community-0 Sonar was developed for and by Facebook engineers to help them manage the social network, including the implementation of new features, bug hunting, and performance optimization.
Full Article : Linux.com – https://www.linux.com/news/open-source-security-zip-slip-critical-flaw-hits-thousands-projects-update-now-0 Security firm Snyk has disclosed a widespread and critical flaw in multiple archive file-extraction libraries found in thousands of open-source web application projects from HP, Amazon, Apache, Oracle, LinkedIn, … Read more
Full Article : Linux.com – https://www.linux.com/news/tesla-starts-release-its-cars-open-source-linux-software-code-2 It’s an open secret: Tesla cars are powered not only by batteries but by open-source software. Until recently, though, Tesla hasn’t lived up to its obligations under open-source licenses, but now … Read more
Full Article : Linux.com – https://www.linux.com/news/icann-makes-last-minute-whois-changes-address-gdpr-requirements-0 The Board of Directors of the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) struggled and sweated and with days left came up with a way to make the Domain Name System … Read more
Full Article : Linux.com – https://www.linux.com/news/red-hat-introduces-kubernetes-operators-software-development-toolkit-1 At Red Hat Summit in San Francisco, Red Hat introduced Kubernetes Operators to the Red Hat OpenShift ecosystem. This provides an easy path for independent software vendors (ISVs) to deliver tested and validated Kubernetes applications on OpenShift.
Full Article : Linux.com – https://www.linux.com/news/linux-comes-chromebooks-0 Chrome OS is based on Linux, but you can’t easily run Linux applications on it. That’s about to change, with Google’s Project Crostini rolling out. Chrome OS started as … Read more
Full Article : Linux.com – https://www.linux.com/news/google-open-sources-gvisor-sandboxed-container-runtime-1 Thanks to Docker, containers are everywhere now. But, while containers have revolutionized how we develop, package, and deploy applications, we’ve not done a great job of securing them. That’s where … Read more
Full Article : Linux.com – https://www.linux.com/news/fedora-28-new-developers-linux-arrives-1 Is Fedora Linux for everyone? No. I recommend Mint or Ubuntu for most users. But, if you’re a Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) or CentOS user, or an open-source programmer, it’s another story.
Full Article : Linux.com – https://www.linux.com/news/how-upgrade-ubuntu-linux-1804-1 Soon, Ubuntu 18.04, aka the Bionic Beaver, and Canonical‘s next long-term support version of its popular Linux distribution will be out. That means it’s about time to consider how to upgrade … Read more
Full Article : Linux.com – https://www.linux.com/news/whats-most-popular-linux-them-all-1 Let’s cut to the chase. Android is the most popular of all Linux distributions. Period. End of statement. But that’s not the entire story.
Full Article : Linux.com – https://www.linux.com/news/learn-use-github-github-learning-lab-1 Want to join the 27 million open-source programmers who develop on GitHub? Here’s how to get your start. The most popular open-source development site in the world is GitHub. It’s … Read more
Full Article : Linux.com – https://www.linux.com/news/google-fuchsia-not-linux-so-what-it-and-who-will-use-it-1 Google has been working on this open-source operating system since the summer of 2016. At first, we thought Fuchsia was for Internet of Things (IoT) devices. We now know it … Read more
Full Article : Linux.com – https://www.linux.com/news/devops-machine-learning-dominate-technology-opportunities-year-1 Latest Stack Overflow survey of 100,000-plus developers finds the highest salaries and interest levels in DevOps methodologies and artificial intelligence.