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Windows 10 Fall Creators Update: Cheat sheet

Автор: | 30.06.2018

The fourth major update to Windows 10 has arrived, promising to deliver new features big and small to Windows desktops. Rolled out from October 17th, the headline features in the free Fall Creators Update are changes to how Windows 10 handles cloud storage, easier sharing with friends and family, better security, longer battery life, and… 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 »

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 »

Linux admins: Dire vulnerability gives attackers root access in RHEL, CentOS, Fedora

Автор: | 16.05.2018

A command injection vulnerability has been discovered in the Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP) client included in Red Hat Enterprise Linux, which would allow a malicious actor capable of setting up a DHCP server or otherwise capable of spoofing DHCP responses on a local network to execute commands with root privileges. The vulnerability—which is designated… Читать далее »

How to use the Linux screen command to keep your remote processes running

Автор: | 16.05.2018

How many times have you secure shelled into your data center Linux servers, only to have (for whatever reason) your remote secure shell connection broken? When you reconnect to that server, is that critical command you issued still running? Or did the severed connection put the kibosh on the command? Not only can this be… Читать далее »

How to easily manage CentOS firewalld with an ncurses tool

Автор: | 27.04.2018

Image: Jack Wallen If you manage a CentOS 7 GUI-less server, you probably know that managing the firewall can be a bit of a hassle. Wouldn’t it be nice if there was a handy, ncurses-based tool to make this process a bit easier? Oh wait, there is. That tool is system-config-firewall-tui. With this tool, you… Читать далее »

Windows 10 Spring Creators Update: A cheat sheet

Автор: | 07.04.2018

Windows 10 is never finished, with Microsoft adding a bevvy of new features to the OS twice a year. The latest bundle of features is almost here, with the Spring Creators Update expected to begin rolling out to PCs worldwide soon. Windows 10 users can expect a smattering of improvements, the most interesting of which… Читать далее »

Linux on Windows 10: Microsoft makes it simpler to port your favorite distros

Автор: | 28.03.2018

Microsoft is making it easier for Linux operating systems to run on top of Windows 10. The company is releasing code designed streamline the process of porting a Linux distribution to run on the Windows Subsystem for Linux (WSL). The WSL allows Windows 10 to run various GNU/Linux distros from the Windows Store, providing access… Читать далее »