Архив метки: kernel

The difference between Linux hard and soft links

Автор: | 27.06.2018

Your data center might well be filled with Linux servers. Or maybe there’s just one or two among your server farm. No matter how much you lean on Linux for your business, there are certain fundamental ideas you need to understand, if you want to keep those servers running at peak efficiency. One such element… Читать далее »

How to use AppArmor to block access to folders in NGINX

Автор: | 22.06.2018

This comes by way of an experimentation. I wanted to find different ways to block/unblock directories for the NGINX web server. One way I found was via AppArmor. If you’re not sure what AppArmor is, very simply it is a Linux kernel security module that allows for the restriction of programs’ capabilities using per-program profiles.… Читать далее »

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 »

Here are the latest Chrome OS devices that will support Linux apps

Автор: | 18.06.2018

The ability to run Linux apps in virtual machines in Chrome is expanding beyond Google’s flagship Pixelbook line of Chromebooks. The feature, for which plans were first discovered in late February, was formally announced by Google at I/O 2018. Unlike the existing solution, Crouton, support for Linux apps does not require enabling developer mode on… 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 »

Android Security Bulletin June 2018: What you need to know

Автор: | 13.06.2018

Image: Jack Wallen June is busting out all over the place. Flowers are blooming, trees are leafing, bees are pollinating, and bugs are creeping. Of course, Android isn’t immune to that explosion of bugs. With the June Security Bulletin comes a solid balance of critical and high vulnerabilities that may or may not surprise you.… Читать далее »

Windows 10 on Arm: What we learned at Build 2018

Автор: | 08.06.2018

The first Windows on Arm PCs have gone on sale from HP, and at Microsoft’s recent Build developer conference the company offered more details about the nuts and bolts of making code run well on Qualcomm-based Windows devices. This also told us a little more about how this platform will develop in the future. The… Читать далее »

The container ecosystem continues to evolve

Автор: | 07.06.2018

As a concept, containers have been around for many years as a method of partitioning up the resources of a computer, which is what virtual machines also do. While virtualisation operates at the bare metal level, containers are delivered from the operating system kernel, and essentially provide a separate execution environment for each individual application… Читать далее »