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  1. keyring 9.2Read the original story

    1 hr ago | Python

    ... >>> keyring.get_password("system", "username") 'password' It is possible to use the SecretService backend on Linux systems without X11 server available (only D-Bus is required). To do that, you need the following: Read a password from stdin, and use ...

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  2. Surviving the Zombie Apocalypse | @CloudExpo #Cloud #SecurityRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | WebSphere Journal

    ... of running virtual machines. From a security point of view, containers are much weaker." Meanwhile, James Bottomley, Linux Maintainer and former Parallels CTO, wrote: "There's contentions all over the place that containers are not actually as secure ...

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  3. a ZFS developer's analysis of the good and bad in Apple's new Apfs file systemRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Ars Technica

    ... in this comment ). I asked him about looking for inspiration in other modern file systems such as BSD's HAMMER , Linux's btrfs , or OpenZFS (Solaris, illumos, FreeBSD , Mac OS X , Ubuntu Linux , etc.), all of which have features similar to what APFS ...

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  4. Docker & Containers 101 - What is Docker?Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Andrew Connell

    ... in your data center. You can even run it on your laptop as it's supported on all platforms for free (Windows, MacOS, Linux... even RaspberryPi!). Now that I've explained what it is, let's look at a little example. Let's say you want to build a ...

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  5. Which NAS for manually-managed BTRFSRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | Geekzone

    ... disk. Which off-the-shelf NAS will let me do this without fighting me? (Netgear? Synology)? Or do I need to install Linux from scratch and set up everything myself? If so, which box do you recommend for running vanilla (say Debian) linux on? Follow ...

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  6. Why You Want to Develop in Production-Like Conditions, and How to Do it with VagrantRead the original story

    Monday Jun 20 | Olivier Travers

    Like many people developing with WordPress, I used to use XAMPP to run a Linux/Apache/MySQL stack under Windows. This beats developing directly off a remote server by a long stretch , but it turns out to be quite a hassle as you wrestle with / vs \ in paths and other discrepancies between the Unix and Windows worlds.

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  7. Ubuntu-Based Peppermint 7 ReleasedRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Slashdot

    Softpedia reports on the newest version of Peppermint OS , "a lightweight, stable, elegant, and fast computer operating system based on GNU/Linux and Open Source technologies."

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  8. win_unicode_console 0.5Read the original story

    19 hrs ago | Python

    ... a single line interactively by Python REPL. It may also be used by function under certain conditions (see above). On Linux, this hook is usually set to GNU readline function, which provides features like autocompletion, history, a Python tokenizer, ...

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  9. gdrivefs 0.14.5Read the original story

    20 hrs ago | Python

    ... documentation as to what systems support it or what the improvements might be, but, so far, it seems like Linux supports it, OSX doesn't, and FUSE will go from using 4K blocks to using 64K blocks. A Vagrantfile has been made available in the event ...

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  10. Fedora 24 Pushes Linux BoundariesRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | LinuxInsider

    Red Hat this week announced the release of Fedora 24, an open source Linux operating system maintained by the Fedora Project community. Fedora Linux is the community version of Red Hat Enterprise Linux, or RHEL.

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  11. In-demand dev skills, understanding licensing, and more open source newsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Red Hat Magazine

    ... high demand for open source application developers: big data, cloud, mobile, and JavaScript. Using findings from the Linux Foundation and Dice.com 2016 Open Source Jobs Report , Bykov provides further insights into how developers can learn new ...

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  12. Pac-Man 256, Ashes of the Singularity, and more games out for LinuxRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Red Hat Magazine

    In this week's edition, we take a look at Pac-Man 256 , Ashes of the Singularity 's plan for a Linux release, and more. Pac-Man needs no introduction.

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  13. Linux-libreRead the original story

    Yesterday | Fsf.org

    It removes non-free components from Linux, that are disguised as source code or distributed in separate files. It also disables run-time requests for non-free components, shipped separately or as part of Linux, and documentation pointing to them.

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  14. Plone 4.3.10Read the original story

    Yesterday | Python

    ... accessibility. Plone is Open Source. Plone is licensed under the GNU General Public License, the same license used by Linux. This gives you the right to use Plone without a license fee, and to improve upon the product. Plone is supported. There are ...

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  15. errbot 4.2.2Read the original story

    Friday | Python

    ... plus community . You can also ping us on Twitter with the hashtag Errbot runs under Python 3.3+ and Python 2.7 on Linux, Windows and Mac. For some chatting systems you'll need a key or a login for your bot to access it. Note: Python 2 support is ...

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  16. Peppermint OS 7 Linux Distribution Officially Released Based on Ubuntu 16.04 LTSRead the original story

    Friday | Linux Today

    ... our system more easily, Mozilla Firefox is the default web browser because Google dropped support for 32-bit Chrome on Linux

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  17. Xen 4.7 Includes Live Patching, Other Security FeaturesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | CNet News

    ... restarted before the patch is active, a patch can be applied to a running system that doesn't need to be rebooted. The Linux kernel first introduced live patching technology as part of the Linux 4.0 update in April 2015. "The live patching ...

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  18. Top 5: Terminal games for Linux, GnuCOBOL, and moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Red Hat Magazine

    In this week's Top 5, we highlight terminal games for Linux, the still-alive-and-kicking COBOL, a few obscure and minor Linux tools, cross-platform methods and tools, and chess Android apps. With these seven open source apps, you can play chess against your phone or an online opponent, study and analyze chess games, turn your phone into a basic chess clock, and even organize a chess tournament.

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  19. 30 days in a terminal: Day 8 - The slow descent into madnessRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Network World

    ... ger of SUSE. On this here blog, he seeks to accomplish two goals: 1) To be the voice of reason and practicality in the Linux and Open Source world. 2) To highlight the coolest things happening throughout the world of Linux.

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  20. 7-Way Linux Distribution Comparison For Summer 2016Read the original story

    Friday | Linux Today

    Being tested for the article today included Fedora 24, Ubuntu 16.04 LTS, Clear Linux 8900, Debian Testing, Solus 1.2, Scientific Linux 7.2, and Antergos 16.6-Rolling. This should provide an interesting assortment of Linux operating systems being tested for this article.

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