New story! CentOS Stream 9 is Now Generally Available

  •; By Bobby Borisov (Posted by bobolin on Dec 4, 2021 6:54 PM EST)
  • Story Type: News Story; Groups: Linux
The release of CentOS Stream 9 has been carried out before CentOS Linux 8 expires at the end of this year. The distro is based on Fedora 34, the same code base that RHEL 9 uses.

New story! IDAD is almost here: Take a stand against Disney+ on December 10

  • Free Software Foundation; By Greg Farough (Posted by Scott_Ruecker on Dec 4, 2021 6:15 PM EST)
  • Story Type: News Story
The fifteenth International Day Against DRM (IDAD) is next week, and we here at the Defective by Design campaign are calling on you to help us send a message to purveyors of Digital Restrictions Management (DRM) around the world, letting them know that DRM is unacceptable in any and all of its forms. This year's Day Against DRM will be held next Friday, on December 10, 2021.

New story! Hyperledger Foundation 2021 End-of-Year Update

In 2021, after six years of community building and expanding from two projects to 18 projects, to over 50 labs, 16 Special Interest and Working Groups, and over 200 members, Hyperledger became a Foundation. This newfound identity arches over all of its projects, labs, regional chapters, and community groups. Hyperledger Foundation is now leading the collective effort to advance enterprise blockchain technology and fulfill its mission to foster and coordinate the premier open source enterprise blockchain community.

New story! Hot not-Spot-bot spot: The code behind Xiaomi's CyberDog? Ubuntu

Linux fans rejoice: the smarts running behind Xiaomi's Not-Spot, CyberDog, emanate from none other than Ubuntu 18.04. The Register asked Canonical why not something a little fresher, such as 20.04, and were told by robotics product manager, Gabriel Aguiar Noury, that "the operating system is running 18.04 rather than 20.04 because they are using Jetson, and 18.04 is more compatible for the approach the team had in mind."

New story! Blender 3.0 Released as a Massive Update with Many New Features and Improvements

  • 9to5Linux; By Marius Nestor (Posted by hanuca on Dec 4, 2021 11:40 AM EST)
  • Story Type: News Story; Groups: Linux
The Blender Foundation released today Blender 3.0 as the latest stable version of this powerful, free, open-source and cross-platform 3D computer graphics software for GNU/Linux, macOS, and Windows platforms.

New story! New malware hides as legit nginx process on e-commerce servers

eCommerce servers are being targeted with remote access malware that hides on Nginx servers in a way that makes it virtually invisible to security solutions. The threat received the name NginRAT, a combination of the application it targets and the remote access capabilities it provides and is being used in server-side attacks to steal payment card data from online stores.

New story! Strapi v4: Big changes in latest release of this open-source CMS

Strapi, the company behind the most popular open-source headless content management system (CMS) of the same name, has launched the next stable release of Strapi v4. This includes a new design system, user interface, plug-in Application Programming Interface (API), database query engine, and improved REST and GraphQL API performance.

New story! Arch Linux-Based EndeavourOS Atlantis Is Out with Linux 5.15 LTS, PipeWire, and More

The EndeavourOS team released today a new ISO snapshot of their Arch Linux-based distribution built around the lightweight Xfce desktop environment, EndeavourOS Atlantis.

New story! How to Install and Use Latte Dock on Ubuntu and Other Linux Distributions

Many distributions and desktop environments provide some sort of docking implementation. If your distribution does not have a Dock or if you want to experiment with some other Dock applications, Latte dock is a good choice. It is similar to the dock on macOS with a parabolic animation every time you hover over any dock object with your mouse.

New story! Introduce the different Fedora Linux editions

Fedora Linux provides several editions according to your needs. This article will introduce the different Fedora Linux editions.

New story! Top one-line Linux commands, customize VM images, and more tips for sysadmins

November 2021 was another excellent month for Enable Sysadmin. During the month, we published 23 new articles and received nearly 720,000 reads from more than 488,000 readers across the site.

New story! NixOS and the changing face of Linux operating systems

A new version of Linux distro NixOS has been released, just one day after a contentious blogpost that asked "Will Nix overtake Docker?". For DevOps folk, this was tantamount to clickbait: Nix and Docker are different tools for different jobs, and anyway, it's possible to use Nix to build Docker images.

New story! Ventoy Multi-Boot USB Creator Adds A New WebUI Plugin Configurator

  • Linux Uprising; By Logix (Posted by logix on Dec 4, 2021 1:47 AM EST)
  • Story Type: News Story; Groups: Linux
Ventoy, a tool to create bootable USB drives by simply copying the ISO to the USB (with support for as many ISOs as you want, even mixed Linux and Windows ISO files), has been updated with a new webUI plugin configurator which makes it easy to configure the powerful Ventoy plugins.

New story! Open 3D Engine (O3DE) is Here with Its First Stable Version

  •; By Bobby Borisov (Posted by bobolin on Dec 4, 2021 12:32 AM EST)
  • Story Type: News Story; Groups: Games
O3DE is an open-source 3D engine that you can use to create high performance interactive experiences, including games and simulations. Yesterday the Open 3D Foundation (O3DF) announced the O3DE Stable 21.11 release of the Apache 2.0-licensed Open 3D Engine project.

New story! Xen and the art of hypervisor upgrades

The Xen Project has delivered an upgrade to its hypervisor. Version 4.16 was announced yesterday by developer and maintainer Ian Jackson, capping a nine-month effort that saw four release candidates emerge in November 2021 prior to launch.

New story! See Carla Schroder Talk Linux Online — and Maybe Win a Book or Other Cool Swag

Not only will you get to learn things you maybe don’t know about Linux, you might win a copy of Linux Cookbook SE, or some amazing swag!

New story! Quick video editing on Linux with Flowblade

Do you have videos you need to cut together but find video editing applications too complex? Flowblade is a minimal video editing application designed to enable you to assemble a cut of your video quickly and easily.

New story! LibreOffice 7.3 - New Features, Release Info and Everything You need to know

This comprehensive article contains everything about upcoming LibreOffice 7.3 including new features, fixes, compatibility list and download instructions.

New story! Best Free and Open Source Alternatives to Corel AfterShot Pro

  •; By LinuxLinks (Posted by sde on Dec 3, 2021 6:48 PM EST)
  • Story Type: Roundups; Groups: Linux
Corel AfterShot Pro is raw image processing software offering simple photo management, good workflow, and batch processing. It’s proprietary software available for Linux, Windows, and macOS. What are the best free and open source alternatives?

New story! Moodle Online Learning System Automated Installation and Upgrade

  •; By Jeff Wilson (Posted by RoseHosting on Dec 3, 2021 5:47 PM EST)
  • Story Type: Tutorial
Moodle is a free, open-source, and one of the most popular learning management systems around the world.

New story! State of FinOps Survey 2022: Built by and for the FinOps Community

The FinOps Foundation team is beyond excited to launch the 2022 State of FinOps Survey. Yes, there are plenty of self-published industry reports out there, but what makes this one different is that it’s built by and for the FinOps community.

New story! Development Release: openSUSE 15.4 Alpha

The openSUSE team have announced the avilability of a new development snapshot for openSUSE Leap. The new snapshot is lablled openSUSE 15.4 Alpha:..

New story! Red Hats CentOS Stream 9 Linux arrives

Almost a year ago to the day, Red Hat changed CentOS from being a Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) clone to being a developmental rolling Linux distribution, CentOS Stream. Many users weren't happy. As a result, several replacement CentOS/RHEL clones, such as AlmaLinux and Rocky Linux, got their start. But, Red Hat continued with its plans to use CentOS to foreshadow the next edition of RHEL. Now, the new CentOS project is showing off it's latest and greatest in its first totally new release: CentOS 9.

New story! A RISC-V Raspberry Pi rival is about to hit the market

Shanghai-based StarFive has announced a new single-board computer (SBC) based on the RISC-V architecture, which is being touted as the spiritual replacement for the cancelled BeagleV.

New story! Systemd-Free Nitrux 1.7.1 Released with Linux Kernel 5.15 LTS, Maui Apps 2.1.0

Uri Herrera announced today the release and general availability of Nitrux 1.7.1 as the latest live/installation image of this Debian-based and systemd-free GNU/Linux distribution built around the KDE Plasma desktop environment.

New story! Minecraft set to be 30% faster on Linux with Mesa drivers

If you're using the open source Mesa drivers on Linux (mostly AMD/Intel) and you're a fan of Minecraft, the next Mesa release is going to give you a big performance uplift.

New story! This Raspberry Pi Atari-Themed Walnut Arcade is Made For Two

We’ve seen Raspberry Pi arcade cabinets before, even ones made of wood, but this is the first Atari-themed arcade we’ve come across. It’s made primarily of walnut and runs RetroPie with enough buttons and joysticks carefully seated into the wood for two players.

New story! Best Linux desktops for pros 2021: Our top 5

Some Linux distributions are easy, but others, they're for the experts. If that's you, read on.

New story! Qt Creator 6 released

We are happy to announce the release of Qt Creator 6! Here is a selection of changes and improvements that we did in Qt Creator 6. Please have a look at our change log for more details.

New story! How to Install Jenkins on Rocky Linux 8

  •; By Karim Buzdar (Posted by vitux on Dec 3, 2021 8:06 AM EST)
  • Story Type: Tutorial; Groups: Linux
Jenkins is an open-source automation server that helps with the automation of testing and building. This guide will show you the installation steps for Jenkins Server on a Rocky Linux 8 system.

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