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Aug
23rd

Linux expr command tutorial for beginners (with examples)

Author: bob@lxer.com | Files under syndicated

Sometimes, while working on the command line (especially when dealing with a shell script), you may find yourself in a situation where you have to perform actions like searching for a substring in a string, finding its index, as well as other things li…


Aug
23rd

How to set up an all open-source IT infrastructure from scratch

Author: Bryan Lunduke | Files under syndicated

You need to set up the IT infrastructure (email, file sharing, etc.) for a new company. No restrictions. No legacy application support necessary. How would you do it? What would that ideal IT infrastructure look like? For starters, everything should be…


Aug
22nd

Apache Foundation and Facebook in Standoff Over React.js License

Author: Christine Hall | Files under syndicated

The widespread use of code from Facebook maintained React.js, a popular developer tool for building interfaces with JavaScript, is the reason why this issue is particularly problematic for Apache. Unless Facebook changes the license, all of Facebook’s …


Aug
22nd

Red Hat adds Microsofts .NET Core 2.0 to its Linux and cloud offerings

Author: LXer Linux News | Files under syndicated

How things change! Microsoft is porting SQL Server to Red Hat’s Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL). And now, Red Hat will support Microsoft’s open-source .NET Core 2.0 on RHEL, Red Hat OpenShift Container Platform, and other Red Hat platforms. It’s no won…


Aug
22nd

4 open principles for building a better startup

Author: LXer Linux News | Files under syndicated

If you’re launching a company, you might believe you shouldn’t have to deal with issues like personnel development and company culture. After all, as a startup you’re only concerned with the development and rapid evolution of your own product and services, right? This kind of thinking is short-term thinking. Successful startups develop organizations with long-term strategies in mind. Startups really should think about—and prepare the groundwork for—their own company culture from beginning, so they can scale it over time as they grow.


Aug
22nd

4 open principles for building a better startup

Author: Mark Krake | Files under syndicated

If you’re launching a company, you might believe you shouldn’t have to deal with issues like personnel development and company culture. After all, as a startup you’re only concerned with the development and rapid evolution of your own product and servi…


Aug
22nd

Red Hat adds Microsofts .NET Core 2.0 to its Linux and cloud offerings

Author: Steven J. Vaughan-Nichols | Files under syndicated

How things change! Microsoft is porting SQL Server to Red Hat’s Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL). And now, Red Hat will support Microsoft’s open-source .NET Core 2.0 on RHEL, Red Hat OpenShift Container Platform, and other Red Hat platforms. It’s no won…


Aug
22nd

DeepSPADE (alias DeepSmokey): A Machine-Learning System That Collects Spam from the Internet

Author: LXer Linux News | Files under syndicated

DeepSPADE stands for Deep Spam Detection, and the basic point is for machine learning to do a Natural Language Classification task to differentiate between spam and non-spam posts on public community forums.


Aug
22nd

Announcing Open Jam, a game jam created with open source in mind

Author: LXer Linux News | Files under syndicated

After more than a year of participating in game jams as Team Scripta, we wanted to host one that promotes open source games and game creation tools. That’s why we’re teaming up with Opensource.com to bring you Open Jam, a game jam dedicated to doing ju…


Aug
22nd

The Battle to Save Net Neutrality: A Panel with Tom Wheeler, Ro Khanna, Mozilla, Leading TV Producers and Others

Author: LXer Linux News | Files under syndicated

On September 18, net neutrality experts will gather at the Internet Archive to discuss dire threats to the open web. You’re invited! Net neutrality — and the future of a healthy internet — is at stake.