New story! How to Install Brave Browser AlmaLinux 8

In the following tutorial, you will learn how to install Brave on AlmaLinux 8.

New story! Hey syadmins, what device do you update first?

Are you asked to fix malfunctioning tech whenever you visit a friend or relative's house? You're not alone. Vote for what to update first in our poll..

New story! Solus Team Plans to Exit GTK and Adopt Enlightenment Desktop (EFL)

The unique Solus Linux project plans not to invest time and effort to GNOME desktop, instead looking ahead with Enlightenment Desktop.

New story! How to Install LEMP Stack on AlmaLinux 8

In the following tutorial, you will learn how to install LEMP (Nginx, MariaDB, PHP 8.0) on AlmaLinux 8.

New story! Getting Kubernetes up and running is one thing. Managing it successfully is quite another

Don’t be a Kubernetes dummy, download this ebook. Promo Kubernetes has made developing and managing cloud native applications at scale a far less complex undertaking. The result has been increased agility and flexibility for devs, a productivity boost and lowered risk for ops, and happy C-level execs as time to market for new apps and services is slashed.…

New story! How to Upgrade to Ubuntu 21.10 Impish Indri Beta from 21.04

The following tutorial will show you how to upgrade to Ubuntu Beta 21.10 easily with screenshots in preparation for when it hits. You can use this method now for upgrading to the development branch.

New story! Fedora Linux earns recognition from the Digital Public Goods Alliance as a DPG!

In the Fedora Project community, we look at open source as not only code that can change how we interact with computers, but also as a way for us to positively influence and shape the future. The more hands that help shape a project, the more ideas, viewpoints and experiences the project represents — that’s […]

New story! Ubuntu 21.10 Beta Now Available for Download with Linux Kernel 5.13 and GNOME 40

Canonical released today the beta version of its upcoming Ubuntu 21.10 "Impish Indri" release, allowing public beta testers to take the next major Ubuntu version for a test drive on their personal computers.

New story! How To Find Files Based On their Permissions In Linux

  •; By Senthilkumar (Posted by ostechnix on Sep 25, 2021 9:09 AM EST)
  • Story Type: Tutorial; Groups: Linux
Finding files from command line in Linux is easy! This guide explains how to find files based on their permissions in Linux and Unix-like operating systems.

New story! How to Install Plex Media Server on Debian 11 Bullseye

In the following tutorial, you will learn how to install Plex Media Server on Debian 11 Bullseye.

New story! How To Zoom Tmux Panes For Better Text Visibility In Linux

  •; By Senthilkumar (Posted by ostechnix on Sep 25, 2021 4:46 AM EST)
  • Story Type: Tutorial; Groups: Linux
This guide explains how to zoom tmux panes to fit them into the full size of current Terminal window and zoom out tmux panes back to their normal size in Linux.

New story! An open source alternative to Microsoft Exchange

Microsoft Exchange has for many years been nearly unavoidable as a platform for groupware environments. Late in 2020, however, an Austrian open source software developer introduced grommunio, a groupware server and client with a look and feel familiar to Exchange and Outlook users. read more

New story! How to Install PostgreSQL 9.6 on Ubuntu 20.04

  •; By Jeff Wilson (Posted by RoseHosting on Sep 25, 2021 12:22 AM EST)
  • Story Type: Tutorial; Groups: Ubuntu
Postgres or PostgreSQL is an object-relational database management system that stores and retrieves information. This system is suitable for storing a big amount of data, it is open source and is very powerful and reliable.

New story! Komikku - manga reader for GNOME

  •; By LinuxLinks (Posted by sde on Sep 24, 2021 10:11 PM EST)
  • Story Type: Reviews; Groups: Linux, Python
Komikku is a GTK-based manga reader for GNOME. The application is is written in Python.

New story! PowerShell on Linux? A primer on Object-Shells

In the previous post, Install PowerShell on Fedora Linux, we went through different ways to install PowerShell on Fedora Linux and explained the basics of PowerShell. This post gives you an overview of PowerShell and a comparison to POSIX-compliant shells. Table of contents Differences at first glance — Usability Speed and efficiency Aliases Custom aliases […]

New story! How to Install MariaDB 10.6 on Rocky Linux 8

  • Howtoforge Linux Howtos und Tutorials (Posted by bob on Sep 24, 2021 6:33 PM EST)
  • Groups: Linux; Story Type: News Story
MariaDB, the Maria database software is an open-source relational database management system. This guide will show you how to install the latest MariaDB version on Rocky Linux.

New story! CutefishOS: Unix-y development model? Check. macOS aesthetic? Check (if you like that sort of thing)

Also a range of homegrown apps. Still in beta, so plenty of rough edges, though Review One of the reasons Linux has never caught on as a desktop operating system, as Linux fans know, is that Linux isn't a desktop operating system, it's a kernel. And assembling it into a coherent package users can install is the job of a distribution.…

New story! How to Install Arch Linux: Beginner’s Step-by-Step Installation Guide

  •; By Bobby Borisov (Posted by bobolin on Sep 24, 2021 2:33 PM EST)
  • Story Type: Tutorial; Groups: Arch, Linux
Many Linux users really want to give Arch Linux a try, but the general notion that Arch is difficult to learn stops many of them. But Arch Linux is not difficult to install. In this guide I will going to show you how to easily install Arch Linux with the GNOME Desktop Environment.

New story! Ubuntu 21.10 Beta Released, Download and Test Now.

The Ubuntu team announced that Ubuntu 21.10 Beta "Impish Indri" is now available for download and test. We give you a quick look at the new features and download instructions.

New story! How to Change Login Screen Background in Fedora Workstation

In this guide, we will show you how you can change the login screen background image of Fedora Workstation (GNOME edition).

New story! GNOME 41: Slick with heaps of new features for users and devs - but annoyances remain

  • The Register; By Tim Anderson (Posted by bob on Sep 23, 2021 11:49 PM EST)
  • Story Type: News Story; Groups: GNOME, Linux
It'll take time for desktop environment to make its way into Linux distros anyway The GNOME Foundation has released GNOME 41 - six months after GNOME 40, which was the first to be based on the GTK4 toolkit.…

New story! Build your website with Jekyll

Jekyll is an open source static site generator. You can write your content in Markdown, use HTML/CSS for structure and presentation, and Jekyll compiles it all into static HTML.

New story! How to create documents with Bash scripts

Sometimes you need to generate multi-line documents with complex nested structures, like YAML or HTML, from inside Bash scripts. You can accomplish this by using some special Bash features, like here documents. A "here doc" is a code or text block that can be redirected to a script or interactive program. Essentially, a Bash script becomes a here doc when it redirects to another command, script, or interactive program.

New story! How to Install Nextcloud on Debian 11

Nextcloud is open-source software for creating public and private file storage. It allows you to create your self-hosted services like Dropbox, Google Drive, or In this guide, you will learn how to install Nextcloud on the latest Debian 11 Bullseye.

New story! 5 reasons to switch to Firefox right now

Mozilla Firefox was one of the applications that opened my eyes to open source. It wasn't by any means the tipping point, but it was part of a larger cumulative effect of several open source applications grabbing my attention, which ultimately resulted in me switching to Linux, and never looking back. Since switching to Firefox, which occurred well before I consciously changed to open source, I've been an avid Firefox user. My mobile phone was a Firefox OS mobile phone, and it was until the project was abandoned. Interestingly, though, I didn't necessarily consider myself a Firefox fan. I used it then and continue to use it today because it continues to be the best browser available in many different ways. Here are five reasons you should switch to Firefox right now.

New story! How to Install and Use Docker on Rocky Linux 8

  •; By Karim Buzdar (Posted by vitux on Sep 23, 2021 12:51 PM EST)
  • Story Type: Tutorial; Groups: Linux
In this article, we will show you how to install Docker CE on your Rocky Linux system via the command line. In addition, these procedures are applicable for REHL and CentOS 8 as well.

New story! GNOME 41 Comes with Some Small but Very Useful Features

GNOME 41 is now out and while it doesn’t change as many things as GNOME 40 did, there is still a lot of stuff to talk about. If you like GNOME and use it, there is basically no reason to not upgrade to GNOME 41. It is smoother, faster, apps are better, and there is more tweaks and options.

New story! Ubuntu-on-a-phone folks UBports emit OTA-19, warn some devices face the chop in future

This could very well be the last release based on 16.04. Ubuntu Touch was Canonical's attempt at a mobile version of its OS, subsequently ditched by the Linux outfit and now maintained by UBports, which has just released the latest update, OTA-19.…

New story! Privacy-focused Linux Distributions to Secure Your Online Presence in 2021

Linux distros are usually more secure than their Windows and Mac counterparts. Linux Operating Systems being open-source leaves very less scope of unauthorized access to its core. However, with the advancement of technologies, incidents of attacks are not rare.

New story! My favorite LibreOffice productivity tips

LibreOffice is my productivity application of choice. It's one of the most potent reasons for recommending Linux distributions to educators and students, whether PK-12 or higher education. Now that the school year is upon us, I thought I would recommend some LibreOffice shortcuts and tips that might save you valuable time.

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