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04/15 pfSense 2.2.2

Distro watch - Wed, 22/04/2015 - 12:55
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Teradata bulks up its universe, joins data warehouse to data lake

The Register - Wed, 22/04/2015 - 10:04
Company prepares for new products, new Labs president, wet ankles

Teradata is widening the use of its data warehouse and analytics by orchestrating access to more data silos and logically combining them, joining data lakes to data warehouses, so to speak.

Categories: Linux News

7 Pro Tips For Using Git from Fedora Developers

Linux.com - Tue, 21/04/2015 - 19:24

Every update to every package -- all 20,000 -- in Fedora goes through Git.

Categories: Linux News

​Ubuntu 15.04 container-friendly Linux for cloud and servers arrives soon

Zdnet news - Tue, 21/04/2015 - 19:09
Canonical, which has become a quiet cloud power, is releasing its next container-friendly Linux on April 23rd.






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Docker huddles under Linux patent-troll protection umbrella

The Register - Tue, 21/04/2015 - 19:02
OIN prepares to repel tedious fools' legal droplets

Docker has joined an open-source and Linux umbrella that provides shelter against possible patent trolls.

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​VMware buys into Linux containers with Lightwave and Photon

Zdnet news - Tue, 21/04/2015 - 16:36
VMware is now a Linux distributor and invested more than ever in containers.






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How to Change Default Web Browser and Email Client in Ubuntu

Omgubuntu - Tue, 21/04/2015 - 16:30

In this entry to our Ubuntu Basics series we cover changing the default apps that handle web and e-mail links.

The post How to Change Default Web Browser and Email Client in Ubuntu first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.

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Hyper-convergence: Whither the alternative stack, VM lads?

The Register - Tue, 21/04/2015 - 12:16
Comment Everyone wants the happy people on their side

A few weeks ago I attended Storage Field Day 7 (SFD7). Most of the conversations we had during the event were about hyper-convergence.

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How to Find Your Linux Version or Distro Release, and Why It Matters

Linux.com - Tue, 21/04/2015 - 05:35

Quick quiz: How do you know which version of Linux you are using? Which kernel? Which distribution? Which release of your distribution?

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04/14 Hanthana 21

Distro watch - Tue, 21/04/2015 - 04:55
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04/14 Semplice 7.0.1

Distro watch - Tue, 21/04/2015 - 04:55
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04/14 Toutou 6.0 "SlaXen RCX"

Distro watch - Tue, 21/04/2015 - 04:55
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GNOME Pie App Launcher Gets a Tasty New Update

Omgubuntu - Mon, 20/04/2015 - 19:34

A new version of circular app launcher Gnome Pie is now available, baked with bug fixes and seasoned with some new sweet new features.

The post GNOME Pie App Launcher Gets a Tasty New Update first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.

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VMware fires Photon torpedo – a homegrown Linux for microservices

The Register - Mon, 20/04/2015 - 15:47
'Lightwave' security layer to bind containers running in lightweight distro

VMware has created its very own Linux distribution, dubbed 'Project Photon', as part of an effort to create a stack for what it's calling “Cloud-Native applications”.

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Azure Fabric Service is Microsoft's answer to 'microservices' app dev

The Register - Mon, 20/04/2015 - 14:01
New PaaS offering combines service orchestration and automation

Microsoft has taken another step into the world of modern web app development with a new service aimed at making it easier to compose complex applications out of multiple interconnected components.

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Chrome 42 breaks vSphere web client thanks to <i>ye olde</i> NPAPI

The Register - Mon, 20/04/2015 - 06:33
Virtzilla management plug-in uses ancient Netscape plugin format that Google's binned

One of the most-derided features of vSphere was its web client. We say “was”, because VMware made a point of improving it in vSphere 6.0.

Categories: Linux News

Watch: Nasty JPEG pops corporate locks on Windows boxes

The Register - Mon, 20/04/2015 - 01:57
Vid Bad validation leads to total pwnage, hacker shows

Penetration tester Marcus Murray says attackers can use malicious JPEGs to pop modern Windows servers, to gain expanded privileges over networks.

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04/13 Scientific 7.1

Distro watch - Mon, 20/04/2015 - 00:55
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