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Apr
20th

gksu Removed From Ubuntu, Here’s The Recommended Replacement

Author: LXer Linux News | Files under syndicated

The gksu package, which provides GTK+ front-ends for su (gksu) and sudo (gksudo), was removed from the Ubuntu 18.04 repositories, so it won’t be available starting with this Ubuntu release.But how can you edit system files using a GUI without gksu?


Apr
20th

Google Reportedly Working on Dual Boot Support for Chrome OS on Chromebooks

Author: LXer Linux News | Files under syndicated

It appears that Google might be working on implementing dual boot support for its Linux-powered Chrome OS operating system for Chromebook computers to let users boot other OSes.


Apr
20th

Learn to use GitHub with GitHub Learning Lab

Author: LXer Linux News | Files under syndicated

Want to join the 27 million open-source programmers who develop on GitHub? Here[he]#039[/he]s how to get your start.


Apr
20th

Microsoft Brings Linux Driven IoT Security to Azure

Author: LXer Linux News | Files under syndicated

The word “tiny” pretty much explains why Microsoft has decided to turn to Linux instead of Windows for this project. The OS is designed to run on a new class of microcontroller chip (MCU) with limited resources, and Windows can’t shrink down enough to …


Apr
20th

Single-unit version of Odroid-MC1 cluster computer adds flexibility

Author: LXer Linux News | Files under syndicated

Hardkernel has launched a stackable single-unit Solo version of its 4-board Odroid-MC1 cluster computer. The system runs Linux on a octa-core Samsung Exynos5422 based Odroid-XU4S SBC. Hardkernel has spun a single-unit version of its four-unit, 32-core …


Apr
20th

Collabora Online 3.2 Brings More Powerful Features to LibreOffice in the Cloud

Author: LXer Linux News | Files under syndicated

Michael Meeks of the Collabora Productivity has the pleasure of informing Softpedia today on the availability of Collabora Online 3.2, the second point release of the Collabora Online 3 series that promises yet another layer of new features and improve…


Apr
20th

Rise of the Tomb Raider is now officially available on Linux, here’s a look at it with benchmarks

Author: LXer Linux News | Files under syndicated

Feral Interactive have teamed up with Crystal Dynamics and Square Enix once again to bring a top title to Linux, this time we have Rise of the Tomb Raider.


Apr
20th

A Perl module for better debugging

Author: LXer Linux News | Files under syndicated

It’s occasionally useful to have a block of Perl code that you use only for debugging or development tweaking. That’s fine, but having blocks like this can be expensive to performance, particularly if the decision whether to execute it is made at runtime.read more


Apr
20th

Video: Ubuntu 18.04 MATE Desktop Tour

Author: LXer Linux News | Files under syndicated

A video showcasing the Ubuntu 18.04 MATE flavor.


Apr
20th

Video: Ubuntu 18.04 MATE Desktop Tour

Author: bob@lxer.com | Files under syndicated

A video showcasing the Ubuntu 18.04 MATE flavor.