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Linux Magazine Full Feed 2020-10-28 11:06:21

Shared hosting is the best way for first-time webmasters to get started. But what do you do about backup?

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Cloning multiple computers with Clonezilla SE

Managing a network of computers can be an involved process. Clonezilla SE lets you image and roll out multiple machines with ease.

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Simple steps for securing your Linux system

A good reputation does not protect your Linux systems from attack. We’ll show you some tips for detecting and warding off intruders.

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Quick and easy with PySimpleGUI

Use the same code for your Python GUI and web apps.

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Kernel News

This month in Kernel News: Shared Processes with Hyper-Threading; Cleaning Up printk(); and Rust in the Kernel.

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Christmas fun for makers

Make your own Christmas music box with a microcontroller, servomotor, NeoPixel LED ring, and mini-MP3 player.

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Teaching Three Times

Free and open source solutions have huge potential for use in high school and college education. So why aren’t schools using more of them?

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A Go program displays song lyrics line by line

Bathtub singer Mike Schilli builds a Go tool that manages song lyrics from YAML files and helps him learn them by heart, line by line.

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Managing servers with the Cockpit admin tool

Meet Cockpit, an easy management tool that lets you watch your Linux servers from a convenient, web-based interface.

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Seven general-purpose Git utilities

Once you’ve started using Git, these seven utilities can help you get the most out of this essential version control system.

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Linux Magazine Full Feed 2020-10-28 11:05:39

How long has the Linux server been running without rebooting? And how often has the system rebooted without you noticing? These questions and more are answered by the tuptime tool.

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Linux Magazine Full Feed 2020-10-28 11:05:37

The popular AsciiDoc documentation system still has a lot to offer, but more experienced users should check out Asciidoctor, which has some additional new features.

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Eureka!

Fd is an uncomplicated find replacement that discovers lost treasures in the filesystem in next to no time. Charly would love to deploy an amazing tool like this in the analog world of his office.

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Building a database front end with Jam.py

Create a convenient interface to your database with Jam.py.

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Distros with KDE Plasma support

KDE Plasma’s philosophy of customization has led to some unusual variations that promise a desktop to meet everyone’s taste.

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Linux Bash Shell Special Characters

There are a set of characters the Bash shell treats in two different ways. When you type them at the shell, they act as instructions or commands and tell the shell to perform a certain function. Think of them as single-character commands. If you want to master the Bash shell on Linux, macOS, or another […]

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Learn Computer Forensics ($24.99 Value) FREE for a Limited Time

A computer forensics investigator must possess a variety of skills, including the ability to answer legal questions, gather and document evidence, and prepare for an investigation. This book will help you get up and running with using digital forensic tools and techniques to investigate cybercrimes successfully. (…)Read the rest of Learn Computer Forensics ($24.99 Value) […]

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Ubuntu 20.10 (Groovy Gorilla) Released and Download link Included

Sponsored Link The Ubuntu 20.10 release is out. “The Ubuntu kernel has been updated to the 5.8 based Linux kernel, and our default toolchain has moved to gcc 10 with glibc 2.32. Additionally, there is now a desktop variant of the Raspberry Pi image for Raspberry Pi 4 4GB and 8GB. Ubuntu Desktop 20.10 introduces […]

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Pop!_OS 20.10 (Ubuntu Based) Released and Available for download

Pop!_OS is an operating system for STEM and creative professionals who use their computer as a tool to discover and create. Unleash your potential on secure, reliable open source software. Based on your exceptional curiosity, we sense you have a lot of it. (…)Read the rest of Pop!_OS 20.10 (Ubuntu Based) Released and Available for […]

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Best Tools to Create a Bootable Linux USB Drive

Bootable USB is a USB drive that is used to boot up a computer or laptop for installation on an operating system. Unlike Windows, Linux distributions require a third-party tool to create a bootable USB. It is particularly handy with […]
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