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Jun
24th

Oracle’s new Java SE subs: code and support for $25/server/month

Author: Simon Sharwood | Files under syndicated

Big Red says this is how you buy Linux, is cheaper and the key to long-term support. POLL Oracle’s put a price on Java SE and support: US$25/server/month and $2.50/user/month on the desktop, or less if you buy lots for a long time.…


Jun
24th

Qseven duo showcases i.MX8M and i.MX8Quad

Author: Eric Brown | Files under syndicated

Seco unveiled a pair Qseven modules that run Linux or Android and offer optional industrial temp support. The Q7-C25 uses NXP’s quad -A53 i.MX8M while the Q7-C26 features the i.MX8Quad, which adds up to 2x -A72 cores. Starter kits are also available.


Jun
24th

LibreOffice 6.0 Is Now Ready for Mainstream Users and Enterprise Deployments

Author: Marius Nestor | Files under syndicated

The Document Foundation informed Softpedia today about the general availability of the fifth point release of the LibreOffice 6.0 open-source and cross-platform office suite for all supported operating systems.


Jun
23rd

New releases from Facebook and Google, CPTPPs potential open source impact, and more news

Author: Scott Nesbitt | Files under syndicated

In this edition of our open source news roundup, we take a look new open source from Facebook and Google, the CPTPP[he]#039[/he]s potential to harm open source, open source traffic management, and more.


Jun
23rd

Weekend Reading: FOSS Projects

Author: Carlie Fairchild | Files under syndicated

FOSS Project Spotlights provide an opportunity for free and open-source project team members to show Linux Journal readers what makes their project compelling.


Jun
23rd

Yaourt is Dead! Use These Alternatives for AUR in Arch Linux

Author: Ambarish Kumar | Files under syndicated

Yaourt had been the most popular AUR helper, but it is not being developed anymore. In this article, we list out some of the best alternatives to Yaourt for Arch based Linux distributions.


Jun
23rd

Ubuntu 16.04 LTS Now Certified on Select Intel NUC Mini PCs and Boards for IoT Development, LibreOffice 6.0.5 Now Available, Git 2.8 Released and More

Author: Jill Franklin | Files under syndicated

News briefs for June 22, 2018.


Jun
23rd

Fedora Atomic Host to Become Fedora CoreOS After Red Hat’s Acquisition of CoreOS

Author: Marius Nestor | Files under syndicated

The Fedora Project’s leader Matthew Miller and Red Hat’s Atomic OpenShift Engineer Dusty Mabe announced Fedora CoreOS, an upcoming operating system designed to replace Fedora Atomic Host.


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