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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 »

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 »

How to install and use the Zoho Docs desktop client

Автор: | 07.06.2018

Image: Zoho I’ll confess, I depend upon Google Docs. I use it every day, all day. Without Docs, I’d certainly have to find an alternative, one that would not only allow me easy access to my cloud-based documents, but one that would also allow me to sync to a desktop. Fortunately, there are a number… Читать далее »

How to enable Samba connections via hostname

Автор: | 07.06.2018

I use Samba quite a bit. Most often I’m working with IP addresses, but there are certain instances where I must set up a network share that is accessible via name. After all, I don’t want to have to instruct end users how to make that connection by opening their file manager and typing smb://192.168.1.208.… Читать далее »

How to install a Kubernetes cluster on CentOS 7

Автор: | 06.06.2018

Kubernetes is an open-source system used for automating the deployment, scaling, and management of containerized applications. Kubernetes is enterprise-ready and can be installed on various platforms. I’ve already touched on how to get Kubernetes up and running on Ubuntu Server (see «How to quickly install Kubernetes on Ubuntu»). This time around, I’m going to walk… Читать далее »

How to install and use the Bitwarden command line password manager

Автор: | 01.06.2018

If you aren’t using a password manager, you’re not doing security right. By not employing such a tool, you’re probably using passwords you can memorize, which means they aren’t terribly secure. To fix that problem, you need to make use of a password manager that can securely store complicated passwords. Yes, requires more work on… Читать далее »

How to install the Trac project management tool on Ubuntu 16.04

Автор: | 31.05.2018

One of the most challenging tasks on an admin’s list is the management of projects and tickets. This can be especially overwhelming when you have a larger IT department and a staff working on numerous projects at once. But the management of projects and ticket issues doesn’t just fall on the heads of large companies.… Читать далее »

How to run Linux commands simultaneously with GNU Parallel

Автор: | 30.05.2018

When you run commands on Linux, be they one at a time at the prompt or from a bash script, those commands run in sequence. The first command runs, followed by the second, followed by the third. Granted, the time between commands is so minuscule, the naked eye wouldn’t notice. For some instances, that may… Читать далее »

Canonical founder calls out OpenStack suppliers for ‘lack of focus’ on datacentre cost savings

Автор: | 25.05.2018

The OpenStack supplier community’s reluctance to prioritise the delivery of datacentre cost savings to their users could prove “fatal”, says Canonical co-founder Mark Shuttleworth. Speaking to Computer Weekly at the OpenStack Summit in Vancouver, Shuttleworth – whose company produces the Ubuntu distribution of OpenStack – said too many contributors prioritise making money over helping users… Читать далее »