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LibreOffice 4.3.1 “Fresh” announced

  • The Document Foundation Blog; By italovignoli (Posted by seatex on Aug 29, 2014 7:41 AM EDT)
  • Story Type: Announcements; Groups: Linux
The Document Foundation announces LibreOffice 4.3.1, the first minor release of LibreOffice 4.3 “fresh” family, with over 100 fixes (including patches for two CVEs, backported to LibreOffice 4.2.6-secfix, which is also available for download now).

Mid-cycle meetups for OpenStack developers and users

Taking place twice a year, OpenStack's summits provide a great deal of the face-to-face interaction between developers, vendors, and users. But what about the rest of the year? Many projects opt to host mid-cycle meetups to bridge the gap to collaborate, make plans for the future, and knock out major tasks.

New Vault Conference to Promote Open Source Cloud Storage

The Linux Foundation and industry partners have created a new conference, called Vault, to focus on open source storage and data security for the cloud computing age.

Mini-ITX board offers life after Marshalltowns death

Habey announced an enhanced replacement for Intel’s discontinued Marshalltown thin Mini-ITX board. It jumps up to a 2GHz quad-core “Bay Trail-D” Celeron. Intel introduced the Desktop Board DN2800MT (aka “Marshalltown”) in Q1 of 2012 and it’s now gone EOL according to the product’s Intel ARK page. So Habey, the California-based subsidiary of Chinese firm NORCO Intelligent Technology, has seized on the opportunity to satisfy continuing Marshalltown demand by cranking out a “drop-in replacement” board backed by an assurance of long life-cycle support.

ITTIA DB SQL Now Available for QNX Neutrino RTOS 6.6

As many QNX® developers rely on database software to store and retrieve sensitive information, ITTIA DB SQL supports QNX(R) Neutrino(R) RTOS 6.6, to improve both performance and usability.

Kids arent the only ones learning to share

It’s one of the most basic lessons we teach our children when they’re young—the idea of sharing their toys with others. We try to instill in them the values of giving up control and playing alongside others. Of finding joy in a shared toy. We recognize the importance of this idea, and we work hard to impress it on our young kids learning about the world.

Sentris, An Early Access Musical Challenge Game For Linux

  • GamingOnLinux.com; By Liam Dawe (Posted by liamdawe on Aug 29, 2014 1:58 AM EDT)
  • Story Type: News Story; Groups: Games
Sentris is a new kind of music game that puts you at the epicenter of musical creation. It's colourful and filled with great music, so what more could you want?

Interview With Richard Kenner of AdaCore



LXer Feature: 28-Aug-2014

When the Heartbleed bug made it out into the world a few months ago I had a chance to talk to Richard Kenner of AdaCore about it. I learned a few things too, here is our interview.

Red Hat CTO Brian Stevens Resigns

  • eWEEK; By Sean Michael Kerner (Posted by red5 on Aug 29, 2014 12:25 AM EDT)
  • Story Type: News Story; Groups: Red Hat
I've heard from my own sources that Stevens is not leaving due to any internal wrangling or politics at Red Hat, but rather to pursue a new opportunity that he simply could not turn down.

The Journey Down: Chapter Two Review for Linux

The Journey Down: Chapter Two is a point-and-click adventure that will transport you back in the golden era of gaming that was populated by titles like Grim Fandango and Broken Sword. It's an amazing experience and it shows us that adventures games are not a thing of the past.

74 Countries and Counting: Mozilla’s Maker Party Increases Web Literacy Across the Globe

Back in July we kicked-off Maker Party, our annual campaign to teach the web around the world. Throughout  this two-month campaign we have seen people on nearly every continent  increase their web literacy by writing their first line of code, … Continue reading

China Promotes Linux-Based Operating System Against Windows, Android

The Chinese government is promoting China Operating System, a closed source, Linux-based OS that it hopes will supplant Microsoft Windows and Google Android.

Announcing Apache CloudMonkey 5.2.0

  • Apache CloudStack Blog; By Rohit Yadav (Posted by jzb on Aug 28, 2014 8:36 PM EDT)
  • Story Type: News Story
Apache CloudStack, the mature, turnkey Open Source cloud computing software platform used for creating private, public, and hybrid cloud environments, today announced Apache CloudMonkey v5.2.0, the latest feature release of its command line interface tool.

Setup CentOS 7 cloud instance on IceHouse Neutron ML2&OVS&GRE System

CentOS 7.0 qcow2 image for glance is available now at http://openstack.redhat.com/Image_resources. Regardless dhcp-option 26,1454 is setup on system current image loads with MTU 1500. Workaround for now is to launch instance with no ssh keypair and having postinstallation script

Containers vs Hypervisors: The Battle Has Just Begun

Some backers of container technologies have made rather rash statements about the rise of Docker marking the end of hypervisors. In fact, nothing could be farther from the truth. The rise of unikernels raises the bar for convenient, compact, secure VMs.

It’s All Linux Under the Hood

In those days, the Linux community was pretty much a private club for uber geeks. Newbies from the Windows world were not always made to feel welcome on the forums, especially if they were foolish enough to wonder aloud why Linux was so different from Windows. To get help, a newbie often had to grovel, praise Tux and acknowledge the superiority of those offering help. Dyed-in-the-wool Linux users were a pretty smug lot back then.

Be inspired by 10 Raspberry Pi projects in issue 143 of Linux User & Developer

We also cover the epic rise of Linux over 23 years in our comprehensive history feature

Switch to Linux part 1 preparation

  • Linux User Developer - the Linux and FOSS mag for a GNU generation (Posted by bob on Aug 28, 2014 3:50 PM EDT)
  • Story Type: News Story; Groups: Developer, GNU, Linux
Switch from Windows XP to a Linux distro with our complete guide and you’ll never look back

Brian Stevens, Red Hat CTO, Steps Down Unexpectedly

Red Hat employees and observers are speculating on the reasons for Red Hat CTO Brian Stevens's unexpected decision to leave the company this week.

Considering Legacy UNIX/Linux Issues

Gah, so frustrating! Ten years ago I wrote a rather popular book called Wicked Cool Shell Scripts, and I'm working on a new edition—a Tenth Anniversary release. There are lots of new scripts, entirely new chapters and updates to the older stuff.

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