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Doing for User Space What We Did for Kernel Space

Wed, 2016-07-06 12:00

I believe the best and worst thing about Linux is its hard distinction between kernel space and user space. more>>

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SourceClear Open

Tue, 2016-07-05 19:52

Open source and DevOps have been a boon to software development. more>>

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July 2016 Issue of Linux Journal

Fri, 2016-07-01 17:41
Better Than We Found It

Technology is supposed to make our lives easier. more>>

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Tibbo Technology's Tibbo Project System

Fri, 2016-07-01 12:00

The motto for the Tibbo Project System (TBS) is "Take what you need. more>>

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Client-Side Performance

Thu, 2016-06-30 16:00

In past articles, I've covered different ways to understand, analyze and improve the performance of your web applications. I've shown that between your network connections, server hardware, database design and HTTP server configuration, you can change and improve the performance of your web application—well, sort of. more>>

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Peppermint 7 Released

Wed, 2016-06-29 16:00

Peppermint 7 launched a few days ago. Peppermint is a lightweight Ubuntu-based Linux distribution with an emphasis on speed and simplicity. Although the name is similar to Linux Mint, the projects aren't directly related. more>>

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Libarchive Security Flaw Discovered

Tue, 2016-06-28 10:00

When it comes to security, everyone knows you shouldn't run executable files from an untrustworthy source. Back in the late 1990s, when web users were a little more naive, it was quite common to receive infected email messages with fake attachments. more>>

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Sony Settles in Linux Battle

Mon, 2016-06-27 21:30

When Sony released its PlayStation 3 console in 2006, most fans were excited by the enhanced graphics and processing power, but a small (yet significant) group of buyers was excited about an entirely different feature. more>>

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Astronomy for KDE

Thu, 2016-06-23 21:00

Although I have covered a large number of science applications in the past, I haven't really looked at too many options available within the KDE desktop environment. This has been due to my own biases in using a GTK-based desktop environment, but now I'd like to look at some of the packages available for people who really like to use KDE on their own machines. more>>

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Profiles and RC Files

Wed, 2016-06-22 18:13

I love Linux, and if you're reading this, chances are you do too. To be honest though, some aspects of the Linux environment are confusing. Near the top of the list for me is the profile system. more>>

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