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Aug
17th

Garbage collection in Perl 6

Author: Linuxtoday.com | Files under syndicated

OpenSource.com: Learn how to handle object destruction in Perl 6.


Aug
17th

Add YouTube Player Controls To Your Linux Desktop With browser-mpris2 (Chrome Extension)

Author: Linuxtoday.com | Files under syndicated

LinuxUprising: browser-mpris2 is an extension that implements a MPRIS v2 interface for Google Chrome and Chromium web browsers, which currently only supports YouTube


Aug
17th

How to Install Minimal Ubuntu on Your Old PC

Author: Matthew Muller | Files under syndicated

Ubuntu is good, but it can be bloated and not suitable for an old PC. Here is how to install a minimal and non-bloated Ubuntu on your older PC.


Aug
17th

Wine 3.14 Adds DXTn Texture Decompression, Other Improvements

Author: Phoronix | Files under syndicated

Due to the summer holidays it’s been four weeks since Wine 3.13 but it has now been succeeded by Wine 3.14 as the newest feature release…


Aug
17th

Linux Kernel 4.18 Gets First Point Release, It’s Now Ready for Mass Deployments

Author: Linuxtoday.com | Files under syndicated

The first point release, Linux 4.18.1, is now available, which marks the Linux 4.18 kernel series as stable and ready for mass deployments.


Aug
17th

castero – command-line podcast player

Author: Luke Baker | Files under syndicated

castero is designed to be easy to use and targeted at users who want lightweight command line applications instead of bloated GUI-based alternatives.


Aug
17th

CentOS Linux 7.5 Operating System Is Now Available for IBM POWER9 Architecture

Author: Linuxtoday.com | Files under syndicated

The initial release of Centos 7.5  only supported IBM POWER8 processors, but it’s now available for IBM POWER9 processors too


Aug
17th

Linux Scaling Benchmarks With The AMD Threadripper 2990WX In Various Workloads

Author: Phoronix | Files under syndicated

While yesterday were the benchmarks showing how Linux games struggle to scale past a few CPU cores/threads, in this article is a look at the scaling performance of various applications/workloads under Linux up to 64 threads using the AMD Threadripper 2…


Aug
17th

Copying and Pasting Text onto the Linux Terminal

Author: Karim Buzdar | Files under syndicated

While working with the Terminal, we sometimes require copying a long command, file name or text from the web. In this tutorial we will show you how to do so through a few examples we ran on Ubuntu 18.04.


Aug
17th

Mir Has Partial Support For The NVIDIA Proprietary Driver, X11 Support Remains WIP

Author: Phoronix | Files under syndicated

Canonical’s team responsible for continuing to advance the Mir display server has been making good progress this summer on fleshing out some missing functionality…