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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

GTK+ 3.24 To Deliver Some New Features While Waiting For GTK4

Author: Phoronix | Files under syndicated

While the GNOME tool-kit developers have been hard at work on GTK4 roughly the past two years and have kept GTK3 frozen at GTK+ 3.22, a GTK+ 3.24 release is now being worked on to deliver some new features until GTK+ 4.0 is ready to be released…


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

Debian 8.11 Released As The End Of The Line For Jessie

Author: Phoronix | Files under syndicated

For those still using the Debian 8 GNU/Linux “Jessie” release, the 8.11 point release is now available and it’s also the last planned update…