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Ubuntu-WSL Package Offers Better Ubuntu Integration On Windows Subsystem For Linux

Phoronix - Tue, 07/16/2019 - 20:57
Canonical's Balint Reczey has announced the addition of a new ubuntu-wsl package that will be installed by default when running Ubuntu on Microsoft's Windows Subsystem for Linux (WSL) in order to provide better integration...

Ubuntu-WSL Package Offers Better Ubuntu Integration On Windows Subsystem For Linux - Phoronix

Google News - Tue, 07/16/2019 - 20:57
Ubuntu-WSL Package Offers Better Ubuntu Integration On Windows Subsystem For Linux  Phoronix

Canonical's Balint Reczey has announced the addition of a new ubuntu-wsl package that will be installed by default when running Ubuntu on Microsoft's ...

New Arch Linux-Based Endeavour OS Launches To Keep Spirit Of Antergos Alive - Forbes

Google News - Tue, 07/16/2019 - 20:32
New Arch Linux-Based Endeavour OS Launches To Keep Spirit Of Antergos Alive  Forbes

Looking for an easy gateway to Arch Linux? A brand new distro wants to keep the spirit and helpfulness of the Antergos community alive.

Linux Operating System Market 2019 World Technology,Development,Trends and Opportunities Market Research Report to 2023 - The Market Plan

Google News - Tue, 07/16/2019 - 19:48
Linux Operating System Market 2019 World Technology,Development,Trends and Opportunities Market Research Report to 2023  The Market Plan

WiseGuyReports.Com Publish a New Market Research Report On –“ Linux Operating System Market 2019 World Technology,Development,Trends and ...

AMDVLK 2019.Q3.2 Released With Navi 10 Support

Phoronix - Tue, 07/16/2019 - 19:35
Just over one week after the Radeon RX 5700/5700XT "Navi" graphics cards began shipping, the AMDVLK open-source AMD Radeon Vulkan Linux driver support is now available for these first RDNA offerings...

AMDVLK 2019.Q3.2 Released With Navi 10 Support

Phoronix - Tue, 07/16/2019 - 19:35
Just over one week after the Radeon RX 5700/5700XT "Navi" graphics cards began shipping, the AMDVLK open-source AMD Radeon Vulkan Linux driver support is now available for these first RDNA offerings...

AMDVLK 2019.Q3.2 Released With Navi 10 Support

Phoronix - Tue, 07/16/2019 - 19:35
Just over one week after the Radeon RX 5700/5700XT "Navi" graphics cards began shipping, the AMDVLK open-source AMD Radeon Vulkan Linux driver support is now available for these first RDNA offerings...

A Vulkan Extension Is Being Worked On To Acquire Exclusive Control Of A Wayland Display

Phoronix - Tue, 07/16/2019 - 18:57
Drew DeVault of Sway/WLROOTS fame has been dabbling with his first Vulkan extension as part of work with other upstream Wayland developers on DRM lease support and better supporting VR headsets under Wayland...

Btrfs Gets Cleaned Up & Code Refactoring For Linux 5.3

Phoronix - Tue, 07/16/2019 - 18:49
David Sterba sent in the Btrfs file-system updates on Monday for the Linux 5.3 kernel...

How to Enable TLS 1.3 in Apache and Nginx

Tecmint - Tue, 07/16/2019 - 16:37
TLS 1.3 is the latest version of the Transport Layer Security (TLS) protocol and it is based on the existing 1.2 specifications with proper IETF standard: RFC 8446. It provides stronger security and higher...

AMDGPU DC Gets A Number Of Fixes For Navi & Other Clean-Ups

Phoronix - Tue, 07/16/2019 - 15:09
The past few weeks while AMD open-source developers were busy getting their Navi enablement code public and aligned for the Linux 5.3 merge window, the display core "DC" frequent code drops ceased. Every so often AMD developers volley their DC patches from their internal development trees to the public mailing list for queuing ahead of the next cycle. Now that Navi is out there and getting stabilized, they've issued a new set of DC patches and it's coming in heavy...

Security scanning your DevOps pipeline

opensource.com - Tue, 07/16/2019 - 15:03

Security is one of the most important considerations for running in any environment, and using open source software is a great way to handle security without going over budget in your corporate environment or for your home setup. It is easy to talk about the concepts of security, but it's another thing to understand the tools that will get you there. This tutorial explains how to set up security using Jenkins with Anchore.


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An Ansible reference guide, CI/CD with Ansible Tower and GitHub, and more news

opensource.com - Tue, 07/16/2019 - 15:02

We’re always amazed to find and hear what people are achieving with Ansible. Naturally, we get lots of feedback from customers, but more often we find it is the community who pushes Ansible even further.


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Save and load Python data with JSON

opensource.com - Tue, 07/16/2019 - 15:01

JSON stands for JavaScript Object Notation. This format is a popular method of storing data in key-value arrangements so it can be parsed easily later. Don’t let the name fool you, though: You can use JSON in Python—not just JavaScript—as an easy way to store data, and this article demonstrates how to get started.

First, take a look at this simple JSON snippet:


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Become a lifelong learner and succeed at work

opensource.com - Tue, 07/16/2019 - 15:00

Continuous learning refers to the ongoing, career-driven, intentional learning process people undertake to develop themselves. For people who consider themselves continuous learners, learning never stops—and these people see learning opportunities in everyday experiences. Engaging with one's colleagues in debate, reflecting on feedback, scouring the internet for a solution to a frustrating problem, trying something new, or taking a risk are all examples of the informal learning activities one can perform on the job.


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Linux 5.3's ASUS WMI Driver Add ASUS TUF Gaming Laptop Support & More

Phoronix - Tue, 07/16/2019 - 12:03
The x86 platform driver updates were sent in and already merged for the ongoing Linux 5.3 kernel. It's the x86 platform driver updates that bring the recently mentioned Intel Speed Select Technology for Linux driver but there is also more...

Microsoft and Red Hat, inspired

Red Hat News - Tue, 07/16/2019 - 12:00

It’s been nearly four years since our landmark announcement that brought Red Hat Enterprise Linux to Microsoft’s powerful global cloud, Azure, and since then we have continued to strengthen the Red Hat Microsoft alliance and reach new milestones. 

Red Hat Global Services + IBM

Red Hat News - Tue, 07/16/2019 - 12:00

Last week, we announced the IBM acquisition of Red Hat. It is a monumental deal, one that will enable us to work together to help customers deliver any app, anywhere, to realize the true value of the hybrid cloud.

Epic Games Awards Open Source 3D Creation Tool Blender With $1.2 Million - Linux.com

Google News - Tue, 07/16/2019 - 10:26
Epic Games Awards Open Source 3D Creation Tool Blender With $1.2 Million  Linux.com

Epic Games has announced that they have donated $1.2 million in cash towards the Blender Project, an open source tool to create 3D graphics animation and ...

Aqua Security Launches Microsoft Azure Marketplace Private Offers - Linux.com

Google News - Tue, 07/16/2019 - 09:58
Aqua Security Launches Microsoft Azure Marketplace Private Offers  Linux.com

Aqua Security has announced a new Private Offer for software licensing and procurement directly through Microsoft Azure Marketplace. Software purchased ...

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