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How to use the Linux watch command for easier output tracking

Автор: | 24.05.2018

There are times when you have to execute a command repeatedly. Let’s say you’ve noticed some odd behavior on a Linux server and you think it might be related to either memory usage or I/O on a server, or maybe you want to monitor changes made within a directory. Thanks to a handy little command… Читать далее »

How prevent system-critical directories from getting deleted with safe-rm

Автор: | 23.05.2018

Sometimes we make mistakes. It’s not a matter of if, but when. The only hope is that the mistake made is recoverable. In the world of the data center, that hope can sometimes seem a bit desperate — especially when you accidentally delete something you shouldn’t have. Such as the /etc, /usr, or /bin directories… Читать далее »

Canonical founder Mark Shuttleworth takes aim at VMware and Red Hat at OpenStack Summit

Автор: | 22.05.2018

Canonical founder Mark Shuttleworth is urging enterprises to follow the lead of the public cloud community and ditch VMware from their private cloud builds. Closing out the opening keynote at the OpenStack Summit in Vancouver, Canada, Shuttleworth started out by sticking the boot into VMware, saying some of the public cloud communities biggest players are… Читать далее »

How to connect your Android device to your Linux desktop

Автор: | 22.05.2018

If you’re an Android and Linux user, you know well the frustration of not being able to connect those two together, especially given that Android makes use of so much of the Linux kernel. Out of the box, these two should easily communicate. They don’t. Fortunately, a lot of work has gone into making this… Читать далее »

Google adds new enterprise networking, security features to Kubernetes Engine 1.10

Автор: | 21.05.2018

On Monday, Google announced the general availability of Kubernetes Engine 1.10, with a host of new enterprise-grade features for improved security, logging, and monitoring. The open source Google Kubernetes Engine, launched in 2014, quickly became «the Linux of the cloud,» according to Jim Zemlin, executive director of the Linux Foundation. Today, 54% of Fortune 500… Читать далее »

Enterprise IT shouldn’t blame open source for their own poor security practices

Автор: | 17.05.2018

Another day, another Black Duck Software report that finds that (wait for it!) «Open-source vulnerabilities plague enterprise codebase systems,» as ZDNet’s Charlie Osborne reported. Even if we set aside the fact that Black Duck sells tools and services to root open source out of your enterprise, it’s not clear why its findings matter. Open source… Читать далее »

How to connect Ubuntu 18.04 to your Google account

Автор: | 17.05.2018

If you’ve adopted Ubuntu 18.04 or Bionic Beaver, you’ll be glad to know thanks to GNOME, it’s incredibly simple to connect the Ubuntu desktop operating system to your Google Cloud account. Once connected you can use this online account for the likes of: Mail Calendar Contacts Documents Photos Files Printers That list, of course, comes… Читать далее »

What Linux apps on Chrome OS means for open source

Автор: | 17.05.2018

Image: Jack Wallen I own a Pixel 2 laptop. Right now, it’s collecting dust, which is a shame, as it’s some of the best hardware I’ve ever used. And don’t get me wrong, for the longest time I used that Pixel proudly. But eventually I needed more like when edits came back for a book… 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 make open source work for your company

Автор: | 16.05.2018

Is your company a cesspool of proprietary software politics? Do you long for the day that your code can live free in the open source license of your choice? Well, it’s time to stop blaming The Man and start introspecting a bit. Or, rather, to stop introspecting and start doing something. Individuals, not companies, change… Читать далее »