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Jun
23rd

How To Create a Sudo User on Debian

Author: bob@lxer.com | Files under syndicated

The sudo command (short for Super-user do) is program designed to allow users to execute commands with the security privileges of another user, by default the root user.


Jun
23rd

7 tips for promoting your project and community on Twitter

Author: bob@lxer.com | Files under syndicated

Communicating in open source is about sharing information, engaging, and building community. Here I’ll share techniques and best practices for using Twitter to reach your target audience. Whether you are just starting to use Twitter or have been playing around with it and need some new ideas, this article’s got you covered.read more


Jun
23rd

How to Enable GZIP Compression in WordPress

Author: RoseHosting | Files under syndicated

One of the first solutions to achieve faster load times of your WordPress CMS is to decrease the size of your page. The simplest method to reduce the size of your website, and improve the time to first render of your web pages, is to enable GZIP compre…


Jun
23rd

Fedora 29 Aims To Offer Up Modules For Everyone

Author: Phoronix | Files under syndicated

The latest Fedora 29 feature proposal is about offering “modules for everyone” across all Fedora editions…


Jun
23rd

Ubuntu Developers Working On Improvements To GNOME Software Store

Author: Phoronix | Files under syndicated

Canonical/Ubuntu developers are working on improvements to the GNOME Software “app store” and recently held an in-person design sprint along with one upstream GNOME developer for coming up with improvements…


Jun
23rd

Ubuntu Is Used All over the World, Reveal Initial Ubuntu 18.04 Desktop Metrics

Author: Marius Nestor | Files under syndicated

Canonical revealed today the initial desktop metrics that it gathered from Ubuntu 18.04 LTS users since the release of the operating system in April 2018.


Jun
23rd

X.Org Is Looking For A North American Host For XDC2019

Author: Phoronix | Files under syndicated

If software development isn’t your forte but are looking to help out a leading open-source project while logistics and hospitality are where you excel, the X.Org Foundation is soliciting bids for the XDC2019 conference…


Jun
23rd

Phoronix Is Now On The Open-Source-Friendly Liberapay

Author: Phoronix | Files under syndicated

Recent reader requests have come in about having a tipping/donation option that is more FOSS-friendly than PayPal. In particular, requests for Liberapay…


Jun
23rd

Oracle Linux 7 Now Ready For ARM Servers

Author: Phoronix | Files under syndicated

While Red Hat officially launched RHEL7 for ARM servers last November, on Friday Oracle finally announced the general availability of their RHEL7-derived Oracle Linux 7 for ARM…


Jun
23rd

Linux Mint 19 Review of New Features Video

Author: Abhishek | Files under syndicated

VIDEO: Linux Mint 19 is going to be released with several new features. Here’s a video review of what’s new in this release.