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Copy-left behind: Permissive MIT, Apache open-source licenses on the up as developers snub GNU's GPL

Fri, 01/24/2020 - 19:00

The Register: Share all our code modifications with others? Think again, hippie

Timeout Command in Linux

Fri, 01/24/2020 - 18:00

Linuxize: timeout is a command-line utility that runs a specified command and terminates it if it is still running after a given period of time.

How is the path environment variable managed in Linux/Ubuntu/Debian?

Fri, 01/24/2020 - 17:00

Many users, beginners and advanced are sometimes confused on how the PATH environment variable is handled on Linux.

7 Commands to Check Memory Usage and Swap Space in Debian 10

Fri, 01/24/2020 - 16:00

Learn seven commands that can be used to check memory usage and swap space in Debian 10.

Install Adminer Database Management Tool on Debian 10

Fri, 01/24/2020 - 15:00

HowToForge: Managing database systems like MySQL, PostgreSQL, Oracle, and SQLite form the web-based UI is easier than using the command-line tool. A

The evolution of a Linux sysadmin

Fri, 01/24/2020 - 14:00

A tale of how a sysadmin went from hobbyist and Level 1 tech to the big time at Red Hat.

Connect an Asterisk system to the public switched telephone network

Fri, 01/24/2020 - 04:00

Learn how to set up Asterisk so your softphones can receive incoming calls from outside and make outgoing calls outside your organization as well.

How To Find Broken Symlinks And Delete Them On Linux

Fri, 01/24/2020 - 00:00

Find and delete the unused broken symlinks on Linux using 'symlinks' utility and "find" command.

Beginners Guide to Command Substitution in Bash (And the Backslash Mystery)

Thu, 01/23/2020 - 23:00

Learn the basics of command substitution

Do You Really Need Antivirus Software on Linux?

Thu, 01/23/2020 - 22:00

Linux can get viruses, but you don't need an antivirus?!

Tcpdump Command in Linux

Thu, 01/23/2020 - 21:00

tcpdump is a command-line utility that you can use to capture and inspect network traffic

New Confluent Platform release boosts event streaming quality

Thu, 01/23/2020 - 19:00

Based on the open-source Kafka event streaming platform, the Confluent Platform 5.4 update adds new capabilities to help meet enterprise data management requirements.

Linux tools: Getting the message out with dmesg

Thu, 01/23/2020 - 18:00

The dmesg command is a sysadmin's best friend for troubleshooting

How to Check and Kill Zombie Processes in Debian 10

Thu, 01/23/2020 - 17:00

A zombie process is a type of process which is finished but its entry still remains in the process table

Terminal Phase - A Space Shooter Game That Runs In Terminal

Thu, 01/23/2020 - 16:00

ostechnix: This guide explains how to install and play Terminal Phase space shooter game in Terminal on Linux.

Raspberry Pi 4: Chronicling the Desktop Experience - Screencasting

Thu, 01/23/2020 - 15:00

Can you use the Raspberry Pi 4 as a screencaster?

Optimize Jpeg/jpg Images through the Debian Command line

Thu, 01/23/2020 - 14:00

Learn how to install the command line utility Jpegoptim

How to Compare Local and Remote Files in Linux

Thu, 01/23/2020 - 04:00

diff (short for difference) is a simple and easy to use tool which analyzes two files and displays the differences in the files by comparing the files line by line.

Red Hat Enterprise Linux 8.2 beta arrives

Thu, 01/23/2020 - 00:00

ZDnet: This forthcoming minor RHEL update will bring major sysadmin and developer improvements.

ProtonVPN Applications are Now 100% Open Source

Wed, 01/22/2020 - 23:00

itsFOSS: ProtonVPN becomes the first VPN provider to open source its client applications and undergo an independent security audit.