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Apple macOS Mojave: Cheat sheet

Автор: | 21.06.2018

Apple announced macOS Mojave on June 4, 2018 at its Worldwide Developer Conference (WWDC). Some of macOS Mojave’s features include Dark Mode, iOS app support, and Group FaceTime. Data security and privacy are also key; end users will have more power over how the new system and the software that runs on it will use… Читать далее »

How to install Windows 10 in a VM on a Linux machine

Автор: | 20.06.2018

For Linux users, making a clean break from the Microsoft ecosystem is often a rather challenging task. Even now, the possibility of needing Windows to perform some task still exists—perhaps as part of an employer requirement, a dependency on legacy technology, or to interact with legacy or specialty hardware which has no Linux driver. The… Читать далее »

Here’s how the Android-x86 project brings Oreo to standard PCs

Автор: | 19.06.2018

While it seems as if there should be no shortage of devices on which to run Android—particularly as Android apps are installable on many Chromebooks—running Android in a VM is perhaps not the most confidence-inspiring activity, given recent concerns about the Andy OS emulator bundling a cryptocurrency miner that consumes power and computing resources. Despite… Читать далее »

Making sense of Microsoft’s cloud developer platform

Автор: | 18.06.2018

In early 2016, Microsoft stated in a “Microsoft by the numbers” announcement that more than 25% of Azure virtual machines (VMs) were Linux. By the end of 2016, it was saying “nearly one in three”. In October 2017, it announced 40% of VMs in Azure were running Linux. «; } }); /** * remove unnecessary… Читать далее »

How to select the right enterprise Linux

Автор: | 14.06.2018

Red Hat Enterprise Linux is widely thought of as the first choice in operating systems for important servers, but it may not be the right choice for all applications. The decision to use any modern edition of that operating system, generally spoken as RHEL with a silent H, is usually based on a need for… Читать далее »

Devuan 2.0 is a Debian fork for Linux users who want to avoid systemd

Автор: | 12.06.2018

The Linux world has a certain reputation for highly-opinionated people engaging in protracted debates about the merits of a particular application or approach to a problem. While some of these—such as the Mir vs. Wayland controversy—have been resolved, the faction of Linux veterans who insist on avoiding systemd have released Devuan 2.0. Devuan is a… Читать далее »

How to use the curl command for uploading and downloading files without user interaction

Автор: | 25.05.2018

The curl command is quite useful and flexible. The intent of the tool is to transfer data, without user interaction, to or from a server, using one of the many supported protocols. It is that list of protocols that helps curl manage to be so flexible, as the command supports: DICT FILE FTP FTPS GOPHER… Читать далее »

How to install Packetfence on CentOS 7

Автор: | 04.05.2018

Image: Jack Wallen Eleven years ago, I managed to get Packetfence installed on a Linux machine. I remember it well, because at the time Packetfence was an absolute nightmare to get up and running. Succeeding at that task made me feel like I’d seriously accomplished something. Back then, I was installing on (are you ready… Читать далее »

3 reasons why you should give Debian a try

Автор: | 27.04.2018

Have you ever heard of Ubuntu Linux? What about Linux Mint or Elementary OS? Those are all Linux distributions that are very user-friendly and do a great job of helping users ease into the world of Linux. But have you heard of Debian? Debian is that distribution of Linux that all three of the previously… Читать далее »

How to check package dependencies with apt-rdepends

Автор: | 19.04.2018

Image: Jack Wallen How many times have you hesitated to install an application on a debian-based Linux distribution simply because you weren’t sure of what dependencies the application might install. Maybe that hesitation is because you’re dealing with a server and you can’t risk installing a dependency that might wreak havoc on your running services.… Читать далее »