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Dec
14th

Bash Scripting: Learn to use REGEX (Basics)

Author: LinuxTechLab | Files under syndicated

Regular expressions or regex or regexp are basically strings of character that define a search pattern, they can be used for performing ‘Search’ or ‘Search & Replace’ operations as well as can be used…


Dec
14th

Build a game framework with Python using the Pygame module

Author: bob@lxer.com | Files under syndicated

In my first article in this series, I explained how to use Python to create a simple, text-based dice game. This time, I’ll demonstrate how to use the Python module Pygame to create a graphical game. It will take several articles to get a game that actually does anything, but by the end of the series, you will have a better understanding of how to find and learn new Python modules and how to build an application from the ground up.read more


Dec
14th

Asynchronous decision-making: Helping remote teams succeed

Author: LXer Linux News | Files under syndicated

Asynchronous decision-making is a strategy that enables geographically and culturally distributed software teams to make decisions more efficiently. In this article, I’ll discuss some of the principles and tools that make this approach possible.read more


Dec
14th

Create a free Apache SSL certificate with Let’s Encrypt on CentOS & RHEL

Author: LXer Linux News | Files under syndicated

Let’s Encrypt is a free, automated & open certificate authority that is supported by ISRG, Internet Security Research Group. Let’s encrypt provides X.509 certificates for TLS (Transport Layer Security) encryption via automated process which..


Dec
14th

GIMP 2.9.6 released!

Author: LXer Linux News | Files under syndicated

Newly released GIMP 2.9.8 introduces on-canvas gradient editing and various enhancements while focusing on bugfixing and stability.


Dec
14th

Make a DIY digital jukebox: Part 2

Author: LXer Linux News | Files under syndicated

Welcome to Part 2 of a DIY digital jukebox project. Part 1 of this project addressed how to tweak the system to provide optimal audio performance. With a minimal installation of Fedora Server, the system focused on doing one thing: playing… Continue Reading →


Dec
14th

Early Returns on Firefox Quantum Point to Growth

Author: LXer Linux News | Files under syndicated

When we set out to launch Firefox Quantum earlier this year, we knew we had a hugely improved product. It not only felt faster [he]#8212[/he] with a look and feel…


Dec
14th

How to Search PDF Files from the Terminal with pdfgrep

Author: LXer Linux News | Files under syndicated

Most of the search commands only read plain text files and not PDFs. To search PDF files from the terminal, you can use pdfgrep. Learn about pdfgrep here.


Dec
14th

Getting started with the Notepadqq Linux text editor

Author: LXer Linux News | Files under syndicated

I don’t do Windows. The operating system, I mean. At least, not on my own computers and not with any of my own work.When I was a consultant, I often had to work out of my clients’ offices, which meant using their hardware, which also meant using Windows at many of those offices.read more


Dec
14th

SparkyLinux Operating System Launches for Raspberry Pi, Based on Debian Stretch

Author: LXer Linux News | Files under syndicated

SparkyLinux developers have released the SparkyLinux 4.7 operating system for ARMhf hardware architectures supported on Raspberry Pi single-board computers.