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Fedora 21 Accepted Changes deadline just two weeks away

October 1, 2014 in OSS

Jaroslav Reznik put out an early reminder today that the Accepted Changes deadline is only two weeks away: This time I’m sending “Accepted Changes 100% Complete” reminder a bit earlier […] Read the rest of this entry →

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Adobe Pulls Linux PDF Reader Downloads From Website

October 1, 2014 in OSS

Things are about to get tricky if you need to use Adobe’s own PDF reader application on Linux: the company has pulled the download links.
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Linux Calendar App California 0.2 Released

October 1, 2014 in OSS

Following on from last month’s update to Geary and Shotwell, Yorba is back with a new release of their California calendaring application.
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The geocaching experience is catching

October 1, 2014 in OSS

Q: What do geeks do when they want to spend time away from their keyboards?A: They take their smart phone or GPS receiver and go geocaching. Read the rest of this entry →

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NoMachine Technology Helps Promote Fusion Research at Leading Tokamak Facilties

October 1, 2014 in OSS

International research centers adopt NoMachine to provide uninterrupted access to critical experiments running on Linux Read the rest of this entry →

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TiVo Android app now supports streaming

October 1, 2014 in OSS

In today’s Android roundup: Stream your favorite shows on Android with TiVo. Plus: A guide to Android for beginners, and hands on with Nokia’s offline maps for Android. Read the rest of this entry →

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AMD Catalyst 14.9 Linux Driver Is Out, Release Disappoints, as Usual

October 1, 2014 in OSS

The AMD developers have announced that a new Catalyst 14.9 Linux driver is now out and that it brings support for a couple of new operating systems and a few bug fixes. Read the rest of this entry →

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Humanitarian applications in OpenStack, the Rosetta Stone of the cloud, and more

September 30, 2014 in OSS

Interested in keeping track of what[he]#039[/he]s happening in the open source cloud? Opensource.com is your source for what[he]#039[/he]s happening right now inĀ OpenStack, the open source cloud infrastructure project. Read the rest of this entry →

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2 Free CAD Programs for Linux: DraftSight and QCAD

September 30, 2014 in OSS

Although the alternatives on Linux may not be so powerful as AutoCAD, the two programs I will talk about here are free and have enough features to create 2D ample projects. Read the rest of this entry →

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Huge Channel Partnership Advances Open Source Software-Based Data Center

September 30, 2014 in OSS

The Linux Foundation has announced the Open Platform for NFV Project, an initiative with broad support from industry partners that will implement open source, software-defined solutions for networking, storage, cloud and other infrastructure. Read the rest of this entry →

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Apache Storm is ready for prime time

September 30, 2014 in OSS

Storm, a real-time framework for dealing with Big Data, has become an Apache top level project. Read the rest of this entry →

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The easiest way to watch Netflix on openSUSE

September 30, 2014 in OSS

Netflix will soon be running natively on GNU/Linux-based systems. Thanks to the NSS project and Google Chrome which implemented EME to enabled playback of DRMed content using HTML5. Netflix developers recently contacted Canonical developers that Linux users won’t need to spoof the user agent to play Netflix with nss 3.16 and above. Ubuntu developers pushed an update to bring their users to nss 3.16 or above.
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How to compile PureFTPd on CentOS 7

September 30, 2014 in OSS

In this tutorial I will explain the steps to[he]nbsp[/he]compile PureFTPd from source on CentOS 7. Pure-ftpd is a lightweight and stable FTP daemon which supports various authentication backends like Linux system users, puredb, MySQL and PostgeSQL. I will later use pure-ftpd for ISPConfig 3, therefor I will compile it with MySQL / Mariadb support. Read the rest of this entry →

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CentOS 5.11 Screenshot Tour

September 30, 2014 in OSS

We are pleased to announce the immediate availability of CentOS 5.11 for i386 and x86_64 architectures. CentOS 5.11 is based on source code released by Red Hat, Inc. and it includes packages from all variants, including Server and Client. All upstream repositories have been combined into one, to make it easier for end users to work with. Read the rest of this entry →

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Fedora 21 Goes Alpha, Qubes Hits Version 2 and OpenElec 4.2

September 30, 2014 in OSS

2014 has been a strange year for Fedora and one in which the Red Hat community distribution has yet to release a single milestone update. No that’s not a typo. Read the rest of this entry →

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