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How to Set Up SSH Keys on Debian 10

  •; By linuxize (Posted by linuxize on Mar 31, 2020 7:37 AM EDT)
  • Groups: Debian
This article describes how to generate SSH keys on Debian 10 systems. We will also show you how to set up an SSH key-based authentication and connect to remote Linux servers without entering a password.

'Social distancing champ' Linus Torvalds releases Linux 5.6, tells devs to put health before next release

Doesn’t anticipate slowdown because ‘I suspect a lot of us work from home even normally’ Linux overseer Linus Torvalds given the world version 5.6 of the Linux kernel, and been given the title “social distancing champ”.…

Access control lists and external drives on Linux: What you need to know

While cloud storage offers many advantages, there's nothing quite like having your data on a physical hard drive. When you save data to a drive, you know exactly where your data is, and it's always available when you need it. When you save data to an external portable drive like a USB thumb drive, it's even better—not only do you know where your data is, but you can take your data with you everywhere you go. read more

Using data from spreadsheets in Fedora with Python

Python is one of the most popular and powerful programming languages available. Because it’s free and open source, it’s available to everyone — and most Fedora systems come with the language already installed. Python is useful for a wide variety of tasks, but among them is processing comma-separated value (CSV) data. CSV files often start […]

Grsecurity maker finally coughs up $300k to foot open-source pioneer Bruce Perens' legal bill in row over GPL

  • The Register (Posted by bob on Mar 31, 2020 3:30 AM EDT)
  • Story Type: News Story
Failed defamation claim proves pricey After three years of legal wrangling, the defamation lawsuit brought by Brad Spengler and his company Open Source Security (OSS) against open-source pioneer Bruce Perens has finally concluded.…

Systemd-Free antiX 19.2 Released with Latest Debian Buster Updates

Debian-based and systemd-free antiX 19.2 distribution is now available for download as a bugfix release that also updates various core components and applications.

The Right Way To Edit /etc/passwd and /etc/group files in Linux using vipw and vigr commands

  •; By Senthil Kumar (Posted by ostechnix on Mar 31, 2020 1:27 AM EDT)
  • Story Type: Tutorial; Groups: Linux
This brief guide explains the right way to edit /etc/passwd and /etc/group files using vipw and vigr commands in Linux operating systems.

Parsing Bash history in Linux

The history command isn't always about reducing key presses. Find out how you can leverage command history into more efficient system administration.

How to create a physical volume in Linux using LVM

Logical volume management is still a mystery to some sysadmins. Begin to unravel the mysteries in this first installment of a short series covering LVM. via #EnableSysadmin

NetworkManager CLI and deployment KVM guests on Ubuntu 20.04

Right after setting up Ubuntu Focal Fossa instance on bare metal run following commands to setup bridge br1 linked to physical interface enp2s0 which was used as normal connection to office LAN during install . . .

How to Play MP3 Files from Debian 10 Command Line

  •; By Karim Buzdar (Posted by vitux on Mar 30, 2020 9:21 PM EDT)
  • Story Type: Tutorial; Groups: Debian
In this article, we will explain how you can install and use the famous Sox command-line utility in order to listen to mp3s in your Terminal.

How to Setup FTP Server with VSFTPD on CentOS 8

  •; By linuxize (Posted by linuxize on Mar 30, 2020 8:20 PM EDT)
  • Story Type: Tutorial
In this tutorial, we'll be installing vsftpd (Very Secure Ftp Daemon) on CentOS 8. It is a stable, secure and fast FTP server. We'll also show you how to configure vsftpd to restrict users to their home directory and encrypt the data transmission with SSL/TLS.

Debian Linux readies an anti-coronavirus hack-a-thon

  • ZDNet; By Steven J. Vaughan-Nichols (Posted by bob on Mar 30, 2020 7:18 PM EDT)
  • Story Type: News Story; Groups: Debian, Linux
Open-source developers are uniting to create and improve code and programs to help fight COVID-19.

What is umask in Linux?

  • Howtoforge Linux Howtos und Tutorials (Posted by bob on Mar 30, 2020 6:17 PM EDT)
  • Groups: Linux; Story Type: News Story
UMASK in Linux or Unix systems is known as User Mask or it is also called as User file creation Mask. This is a base permission or default permission when a new file or folder is created in the Linux machine.

3 lightweight text editors for Linux

  • (Posted by bob on Mar 30, 2020 5:15 PM EDT)
  • Groups: Linux; Story Type: News Story
Anyone can use plain text to work more effectively. The one tool that you need in order to do that is a decent text editor. Unless you're a coder, a system administrator, or a DevOps person, that editor doesn't need to be brimming with functions and features. A lightweight text editor is more than enough for most people. When it comes to picking one, choices abound. You can use the editor that's baked into your Linux distribution, or you can consider one of these lightweight text editors: read more

MIT open sources cheap ventilator design in response to worldwide shortage

  • ZDNet; By Charlie Osborne (Posted by bob on Mar 30, 2020 4:14 PM EDT)
  • Story Type: News Story
The Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) has developed a cheap ventilator and is releasing the design to the open source community in response to the coronavirus pandemic.

Linux Candy: Steam Locomotive – fun command for your terminal

  •; By LinuxLinks (Posted by sde on Mar 30, 2020 3:57 PM EDT)
  • Story Type: Reviews; Groups: Linux
Steam Locomotive is a tiny C program, written in 295 lines of code. It’s just a harmless bit of fun.

Linux-Tech&More QA: Episode 01: The mysterious operating system!

We seek, through the episodes of this simple and humble series, to provide Linux, technology and science information (and other important information) in an interesting and funny way to “insert” the information into the mind of the follower and to instill principles and values in their personality.

Enjoy the first episode...

How to display the contents of a text file on the terminal in Linux/Ubuntu

In this short tutorial, we cover see some simple commands that will help users learn how to open a file in linux or view its contents on the command line.

The Keyring Concept in Ubuntu: What is It and How to Use it?

Repeatedly seeing “Enter password to unlock your login keyring” popup message in Ubuntu? It’s not an error but a security feature. Learn more about it.

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