Back in the year 1993, Linus Torvalds walked into a bar. He saw a lonesome cowboy about to mercilessly dig into a bowl of kernels. The cowboy said:Mmmmm, those kernels are the best… And that’s how a new operating system was born. Not with 10,239 lines of code, but with a kernel. True story!
I recently attended the Practical Open Source Information POSI conference, which was held on a free and open source video conferencing platform. As I attended a series of excellent talks about practical uses of open source software, I realized how commonplace video conferencing had become over the past few years. If open source does anything, it provides choice, and now that more and more workers have the freedom of working remotely, having an option in the way you connect makes a lot of sense. read more
This article looks at a common activity; accessing a Windows PC desktop from your new Linux machine over a local home network.
In the following tutorial, you will learn how to install Node.JS in various ways from the node source repository on Debian 11 Bullseye.
Explore some of the top reasons why Linux is a much better option and why you should consider making a switch to Linux from Windows.
This is how you can get rid of those lifeless login screen background in Ubuntu and set a nice picture to welcome you each time you log on.
Ngrok is a dev tool that allows you to expose a server running on your local machine to the internet. In this tutorial, we’ll go through how to use the Ngrok utility from installation to deploying an HTML or a React JS website, on a Linux machine.
The GNU Core Utilities has announced the release of version 9.0 of the basic file, shell and text manipulation utilities used by the GNU operating system and various Linux distributions. These are the core utilities which are expected to exist on every operating system.
This guide explains the steps you need to install Enlightenment Desktop in Arch Linux. This guide has two parts. The first part deals with installing the base Arch system. The second part is installing the complete Enlightenment desktop environment on top of Arch Linux.
A well-crafted bash command or script can save hours of manual labor. This tutorial will show you exactly how easy it is to become a command-line ninja and automate those tedious tasks.
As you know, the cat (short for concatenate) command is a utility in Linux. One of its most commonly known usages is to print the content of a file onto the standard output stream. But given more time spent in the command line, features like syntax highlighting come in very handy.
Ubuntu 21.10 Impish Indri makes Firefox Snap as a default browser. If you don't like Snap, this is how you can remove it and use the stock version.
As an avid amateur musician, I've worked with many different software programs to create both simple and complex pieces. As my projects have grown in scope, I've used composition software ranging from basic engraving to MIDI-compatible notation to playback of multi-instrument works. Composers have their choice of proprietary software, but I wanted to prove that, regardless of the need, there is an open source tool that will more than satisfy them.
In the following tutorial, you will learn how to install Brave on AlmaLinux 8.
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..
The unique Solus Linux project plans not to invest time and effort to GNOME desktop, instead looking ahead with Enlightenment Desktop.
In the following tutorial, you will learn how to install LEMP (Nginx, MariaDB, PHP 8.0) on AlmaLinux 8.
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.…
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.
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 […]