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Oct
18th

Install a Centralized Log Server with Rsyslog in Debian 9

Author: LXer Linux News | Files under syndicated

In Linux, the rsyslog server can be configured to run a central log manager, in a service-client model fashion, and send log messages over the network via TCP or UDP transport protocols or receive logs from network devices, servers, routers, switches o…


Oct
18th

Ubuntu Drops Unity for GNOME in Artful Aardvark Release

Author: LXer Linux News | Files under syndicated

Ever since the Ubuntu 11.04 Natty Narwal release in 2011, Ubuntu Linux, has had its own desktop environment known as Unity. With the new Ubuntu 17.10 Linux distribution set for general availability on Oct.19, Unity is no more and instead has been repl…


Oct
18th

Ubuntu Drops Unity for GNOME in Artful Aardvark Release

Author: Sean Michael Kerner | Files under syndicated

Ever since the Ubuntu 11.04 Natty Narwal release in 2011, Ubuntu Linux, has had its own desktop environment known as Unity. With the new Ubuntu 17.10 Linux distribution set for general availability on Oct.19, Unity is no more and instead has been repl…


Oct
18th

Install a Centralized Log Server with Rsyslog in Debian 9

Author: bob@lxer.com | Files under syndicated

In Linux, the rsyslog server can be configured to run a central log manager, in a service-client model fashion, and send log messages over the network via TCP or UDP transport protocols or receive logs from network devices, servers, routers, switches o…


Oct
18th

Ubuntu Drops Unity for GNOME in Artful Aardvark Release

Author: Linuxtoday.com | Files under syndicated

eWEEK: fter years of building its own desktop, Ubuntu Artful Aardvark now uses GNOME


Oct
18th

Kaby Lake Pico-ITX SBC features dual M.2 slots

Author: Eric Brown | Files under syndicated

Aaeon’s “PICO-KBU1” SBC is built on Intel 7th Gen U-series CPUs with up to 16GB DDR4, dual GbE ports, and M.2 B-key and E-Key expansion.The PICO-KBU1 SBC is equipped with Intel’s dual-core, 15W TDP 7th Gen U-series CPUs from the latest Kaby Lak…


Oct
18th

Meet Bill Pollock, founder of No Starch Press

Author: LXer Linux News | Files under syndicated

If you’re a geek, a do-it-yourselfer, a maker, or just plain curious, you need to get your hands on some reading material from No Starch Press, which bills itself as “The Finest in Geek Entertainment.” I have used its books as reference materials when teaching students about the Linux operating system and helping them learn to code.read more


Oct
18th

Tips to Secure Your Network in the Wake of KRACK

Author: LXer Linux News | Files under syndicated

The recent KRACK vulnerability targets the link between your device and the Wi-Fi access point, which is probably a router either in your home, your office, or your favorite cafe. These tips can help improve the security of your connection.


Oct
18th

Do you Need More MegaPixels? – Camera Myth

Author: LXer Linux News | Files under syndicated

We go to extreme lengths to get the phone/camera with the highest Mega-Pixel count. Pay a bigger amount, compromise on other features or even criticize genuine brands for not giving more Mega-Pixels in their Cameras.


Oct
18th

VirtualBox 5.2 Debuts Officially with Support for Exporting VMs to Oracle Cloud

Author: LXer Linux News | Files under syndicated

To everyone’s surprise, Oracle announced today the final release of the VirtualBox 5.2 open-source and cross-platform virtualization software for all supported platforms, including GNU/Linux, macOS, Windows, and Solaris.