New story! Head to the arcade in your Linux terminal with this Pac-Man clone

  • Opensource.com; By Jason Baker (Posted by bob on Dec 16, 2018 9:38 AM EDT)
  • Story Type: News Story; Groups: Games, Linux
Welcome back to another day of the Linux command-line toys advent calendar. If this is your first visit to the series, you might be asking yourself what command-line toys are all about. Basically, they're games and simple diversions that help you have fun at the terminal. Some are new, and some are old classics. We hope you enjoy.

New story! How to install ERPNext on Debian 9

ERPNext is free and open source, Python based, enterprise resource planning application, similar to Odoo. It is mostly used by small and medium sized companies and allows them to do financial accounting, project management, human resources and inventory management. ERPNext is available both in cloud-based and on-premise deployment options. In this tutorial we will show you how to install ERPNext on a Debian 9 VPS using the ‘Easy Install’ method with Frappe Bench, using a Python script.

New story! How many fruits in 5 apples, 3 oranges, 1 pear and 17 lemons?

On the command line, you can do sums like this either by looking just at the numbers, or by ignoring the parts that aren't numbers — and those aren't quite the same thing.

New story! How to enable SSH on Ubuntu 18.04

SSH stands for Secure Shell Service which allows secure remote login and other network operations. In this tutorial, you will learn how to enable SSH on Ubuntu Desktop. By using ssh you can connect to your computer remotely, access files and perform administrative tasks.

New story! How to Host Your Own Minecraft Server

  • Make Tech Easier; By Nick Congleton (Posted by damien on Dec 16, 2018 12:06 AM EDT)
  • Story Type: Tutorial; Groups: Linux
Minecraft is a wildly popular sandbox game. Learn how to host your own multiplayer Minecraft server and control the game like never before!

New story! Podman and user namespaces: A marriage made in heaven

  • Opensource.com (Posted by bob on Dec 15, 2018 9:43 PM EDT)
  • Story Type: News Story
Podman, part of the libpod library, enables users to manage pods, containers, and container images. In my last article, I wrote about Podman as a more secure way to run containers. Here, I'll explain how to use Podman to run containers in separate user namespaces. read more

New story! Best of 2018: Fedora as your Linux desktop

Gaming on your Linux desktop, trying alternative desktop environments, and tweaking little details such as your boot screen. Yes, it’s been a whole year again! What a great time to look back at the most popular articles on the Fedora Magazine written by our awesome contributors. Let’s dive into the first article of the “best […]

New story! How Epic Games Uses Kubernetes to Power Fortnite Application Servers

  • ServerWatch.com; By Sean Michael Kerner (Posted by red5 on Dec 15, 2018 4:57 PM EDT)
  • Groups: Cloud
In a media and analyst session at the KubeCon + CloudNativeCon NA 18 conference, Paul Sharpe, principal cloud engineering developer at Epic Games, provided some insight into how Epic Games is starting to use Kubernetes to help keep Fortnite's millions of fans happy. Kubernetes is a container orchestration system at its core, that enables organizations to deploy, manage and scale application workloads across distributed physical and virtual server environments

New story! How to install Apache Maven on Debian 9

Apache Maven is an open source project management and comprehension tool used primarily for Java projects. Maven uses a Project Object Model (POM) which is essentially a XML file containing information about the project, configuration details, the project’s dependencies, and so on. In this tutorial we will show you two different ways to install Apache Maven on Debian 9.

New story! KubeCon + CloudNativeCon Videos Now Online

  • Linux.com (Posted by bob on Dec 15, 2018 11:14 AM EDT)
  • Story Type: News Story; Groups: Linux
This week's KubeCon + CloudNativeCon North America 2018 in Seattle was the biggest ever! This sold-out event featured four days of information on Kubernetes, Prometheus, Envoy, OpenTracing, Fluentd, gRPC, containerd, and rkt, along with many other exciting projects and topics. More than 100 lightning talks, keynotes, and technical sessions from the event have already been posted.  You can check out the videos on YouTube.

New story! How to Install and Configure Ansible on Ubuntu 18.04 LTS

  • Howtoforge Linux Howtos und Tutorials (Posted by bob on Dec 15, 2018 9:20 AM EDT)
  • Groups: Ubuntu, Linux; Story Type: News Story
Ansible is a free and open source software that can be used to automate software provisioning, configuration management, and application deployment. In this tutorial, we will learn how to install and use Ansible on Ubuntu 18.04 server.

New story! How to install Nodejs with npm on ubuntu 18.04

In this tutorial, we are going to learn how to install Node.js with npm on Ubuntu. Node.js is the opensource JavaScript Run-time environment for server-side execution of JavaScript code. Node.js built on Chrome’s V8 JavaScript engine so it can be used to build different types of server-side application.

New story! Protecting the world's oceans with open data science

  • Opensource.com (Posted by bob on Dec 15, 2018 5:31 AM EDT)
  • Story Type: News Story
For environmental scientists, researching a single ecosystem or organism can be a daunting task. The amount of data and literature to comb through (or create) is often overwhelming.

So how, then, can environmental scientists approach studying the health of the world’s oceans? What ocean health means is a big question in itself—oceans span millions of square miles, are home to countless species, and border hundreds of countries and territories, each of which has its own unique marine policies and practices.

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New story! The Linux terminal is no one-trick pony

  • Opensource.com (Posted by bob on Dec 15, 2018 3:37 AM EDT)
  • Groups: Linux; Story Type: News Story
Welcome to another day of the Linux command-line toys advent calendar. If this is your first visit to the series, you might be asking yourself what a command-line toy even is. We’re figuring that out as we go, but generally, it could be a game, or any simple diversion that helps you have fun at the terminal. Some of you will have seen various selections from our calendar before, but we hope there’s at least one new thing for everyone. read more

New story! 10 Best Native Linux Games

  • linuxconfig.org; By Nick Congleton (Posted by linuxer on Dec 15, 2018 1:42 AM EDT)
  • Story Type: Reviews; Groups: Games, Linux
Whether you want something free to play or you're looking for invest in a long term favorite, there are plenty of amazing options on Linux. Many of Linux's best titles are actually the best in their genre. This is especially true with some eSports games. Plenty of big names from other platforms have been ported over to Linux recently too, allowing for a ton of choice. That said, these games stand out above the rest.

New story! Touchless health monitoring module works with Raspberry Pi

Olea Sensor Networks’ “OS-3010” healthcare sensor module now works with the Raspberry Pi and other Linux and Android devices. A 24GHz Doppler Radar Sensor monitors heart rate, respiration, and other signals synthesized by OleaSense software. Reno, Nevada based Olea Sensor Networks Sensor makes a variety of sensors and sensor boards for healthcare, industrial safety, and […]

New story! How to Install Magento 2 on Ubuntu 18.04

  • Linuxize.com; By Linuxize (Posted by linuxize on Dec 14, 2018 9:54 PM EDT)
  • Story Type: Tutorial; Groups: Ubuntu
Magento is leading enterprise-class e-commerce platform built on open source technology combining powerful features with flexibility and user friendly interface. In this tutorial we will show you how to install Magento 2.3 on an Ubuntu 18.04 machine. We’ll be using Nginx as a web server, the latest PHP 7.2 and MySQL/MariaDB as a database server.

New story! 5 resolutions for open source project maintainers

  • Opensource.com (Posted by bob on Dec 14, 2018 7:59 PM EDT)
  • Story Type: News Story
I'm generally not big on New Year's resolutions. I have no problem with self-improvement, of course, but I tend to anchor around other parts of the calendar. Even so, there's something about taking down this year's free calendar and replacing it with next year's that inspires some introspection. In 2017, I resolved to not share articles on social media until I'd read them. I've kept to that pretty well, and I'd like to think it has made me a better citizen of the internet. For 2019, I'm thinking about resolutions to make me a better open source software maintainer. read more

New story! Sandwich-style SBC offers four 10GbE SFP+ ports

  • LinuxGizmos.com (Posted by bob on Dec 14, 2018 6:05 PM EDT)
  • Groups: Linux; Story Type: News Story
SolidRun’s “ClearFog CX 8K” SBC is built around a “CEx7 A8040” COM Express Type 7 module that runs Linux on a quad -A72 Armada A8040. Features include 4x 10GbE SFP+ ports and mini-PCIe, M.2, and SATA expansion. In August, SolidRun updated its ClearFog line of Linux-driven router boards with a high-end ClearFog GT 8K SBC […]

New story! How to install PHP 7.2 on Ubuntu 18.04

PHP is one of the most popular programming language currently in the world. PHP has different versions 5.6, 7.0, 7.1 and 7.2. Currently, PHP 7.2 is the latest version of PHP which supports different frameworks like WordPress, Laravel, Code-Igniter etc. Ubuntu 18.04 ships with default PHP 7.2 support, We can easily install PHP 7.2 on Ubuntu 18.4. Ubuntu 18.04 is the current latest version of Ubuntu. This tutorial outlines how to install PHP 7.2 on Ubuntu 18.04.

New story! Mozilla Firefox 64 Is Now Available for All Supported Ubuntu Linux Releases

Mozilla's latest Firefox release has landed in the main archives of all supported Ubuntu Linux releases, allowing users to update their installations to enjoy a better, safer, and more secure browsing experience.

New story! Tips for using Flood Element for performance testing

  • Opensource.com (Posted by bob on Dec 14, 2018 2:07 PM EDT)
  • Story Type: News Story
In case you missed it, there’s a new performance test tool on the block: Flood Element. It’s a scalable, browser-based tool that allows you to write scripts in JavaScript that interact with web pages like a real user would. Browser Level Users is a newer approach to load testing that overcomes many of the common challenges we hear about traditional methods of testing. It offers: read more

New story! Best Free Linux Application Launchers

Application launchers play an integral part in making the Linux desktop a more productive environment to work and play. They represent small utilities which offers the desktop user a convenient access point for application software and can make a real boost to users’ efficiency.

New story! How to install Pip on Ubuntu 18.04

PIP stands for Python Package Index (PyPI) used for installation and management of software packages in Python. PIP makes it very easier to install packages in Python. Now you are going to install PIP on Ubuntu 18.04 and you will also learn some basic commands in PIP.

New story! 4 Ways to View the Partition Table in Linux

  • vitux.com; By Karim Buzdar (Posted by vitux on Dec 14, 2018 11:03 AM EDT)
  • Story Type: Tutorial; Groups: Linux
As Linux administrators, we need to view the partition table of our hard disk time and again. This article lists and explains the use of various Linux commands for you to view the partition table of your device.

New story! Vivaldi 2.2 Introduces Picture-in-Picture, Smarter Tab Management and Navigation

  • Softpedia; By Marius Nestor (Posted by hanuca on Dec 14, 2018 10:01 AM EDT)
  • Story Type: News Story
Vivaldi Technologies have launched today Vivaldi 2.2, the second incremental update to the 2.x series of the Chromium-based web browser dedicated to power users and computer enthusiasts.

New story! How to install LEMP Stack on Ubuntu 18.04

LEMP stack stands for Linux, Nginx, MariaDB, and PHP. Here in LAMP stack which stands for Linux, Apache, MariaDB and PHP, all components are not tightly coupled. So by replacing Apache With Nginx, we are installing LEMP stack. This tutorial outlines how to install LEMP stack on Ubuntu 18.04.

New story! Preventing "Revenge of the Ancillaries" in DevOps

  • Opensource.com (Posted by bob on Dec 14, 2018 7:45 AM EDT)
  • Story Type: News Story
In "Why Doctors Hate Their Computers," Atul Gawande describes the frustration medical professionals experience when the requirements imposed by the electronic health records (EHR) system they must use to annotate their patient interactions get in the way of those same patient interactions. Sumit Rana, a senior vice president of EHR company Epic, called one of the more frustrating problems "the Revenge of the Ancillaries." Gawande wrote: read more

New story! How to install Pip on Ubuntu 18.04

PIP stands for Python Package Index (PyPI) used for installation and management of software packages in Python. PIP makes it very easier to install packages in Python. Now you are going to install PIP on Ubuntu 18.04 and you will also learn some basic commands in PIP.

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