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For Tiered Memory Servers, Linux 5.15 has a significant improvement.

The current behavior with Linux right now is when the system memory (RAM) fills up under memory pressure, some of the DRAM contents will be tossed ...

User Space File Systems — Now For Windows, Too! Linux Fu: User Space File Systems — Now For Windows, Too

MY FAVORITE FUSES There are several FUSE filesystems that are really useful. Here are some of my favorites: One of the nice things about the Unix ...

Tina Linux or Melis RTOS are used on the Allwinner V833 AI video development board

The board comes with up to 3GB RAM, a MicroSD card socket, MIPI DSI, MIPI CSI, and BT1120 interfaces for video output and input, Gigabit Ethernet, ...

For non-business Linux users, Windows 365 is a no-brainer

But if you lack a company’s backing, for the time being you can expect Microsoft’s new platform to consider you unsuitable. So personal use of ...

Tachyum’s Prodigy emulator boots for the first time, runs Linux, and says “hello, world”

Founded in 2017 by a team made up of Skyera and SandForce co-founder Dr Radoslav “Rado” Danilak, Wave Computing co-founder Ken Wagner, engineer ...

On Jetson, small edge AI machines run Linux

Today, Adlink announced that its Nvidia Jetson powered DLAP-211 series of compact, fanless edge AI computers were available with Allxon Device ...

The security fallacies that surround Linux

Executive Summary. Attackers do not target Linux environments because Windows is the most used operating system globall is a belief many in the ...

According to Trend Micro Research, cryptocurrency mining has piqued cybercriminals’ interest in exploiting Linux

This doesn’t mean Linux, a highly esteemed operating system used on 100% of the top 500 supercomputers, 50.5% of the top 1,000 global websites, ...

A decades-old $1 billion Linux lawsuit against IBM has been settled — or has it?

At the time, the high profile suit, SCO v. IBM, filed in March 2003, involved SCO suing IBM for $1 billion, along with a mailing campaign with ...

The System76 Pangolin Linux laptop now comes with a Ryzen 5000U processor

When the notebook first launched earlier this year, customers had a choice of AMD Ryzen 5 4500U or Ryzen 7 4700U processors. Now System76 has given ...

The Ent project has been donated to the Linux Foundation by Facebook

“This additional step of enabling open source contributors to take direct ownership of a project’s technical vision is part of our longstanding ...

In the first half of 2021, more than 13 million malware incidents targeted Linux-based cloud environments

Linux Threat Landscape Today, most of the IoT devices and cloud-based applications run on Linux platforms, making them a primary target for threat ...

Exposed Linux Ports Should Be Avoided

More than 13 million Linux-based cloud environments face a malware event, according to Trend Micro. Coinmining accounted for more cases of malware ...

August’s Highlights Include: Debian 11, Valve Happenings, Linux 5.14, and More

During August on Phoronix were 220 original news articles covering our areas of software and hardware. Additionally, there were 19 featured Linux ...

With Linux 5.15, BPF Timers and Intel Additions Lead The Networking Changes

Among the work exciting me with the networking changes in Linux 5.15 includes: The networking subsystem updates for the recently opened Linux 5.15 ...

AMD provides 17 new PCI IDs for AMD RDNA2 GPUs to the Linux kernel: Is there going to be an update?

The IDs add five Sienna Cichlid, five Navy Flounder, and seven Dimgrey Cavefish PCI IDs. According to sources, an additional 17 PCI IDs for AMD ...

Is it Possible to Survive on a Flatpak-Only Linux Desktop?

Flatpak is one of the newer package formats to grace the Linux desktop. This is a single format that allows you to install software across any ...

Cryptocurrency mining has piqued the interest of cybercriminals in exploiting Linux, according to Trend Micro Research

Cybercriminals are targeting Linux-based clouds to mine cryptocurrency so much so that coinminers have surpassed ransomware and web shells as the ...

On the Linux / BSD command line, get to know sed, awk, and grep

If you find yourself in the same boat, grab a beverage and buckle in. Instead of giving you encyclopedic listings of every possible argument and ...

How to Remotely SSH into AWS ec2 Linux Instances

SSH is a secure shell protocol that default uses port number 22 to connect remote systems. To use it, the remote system must be running on SSH ...

Top 8 Linux File Backup Apps

The availability of cheap storage and affordable tech has enabled people to become tech-savvy. Despite the levels of technological advancements, ...

Linux 5.15 will support the yet-to-be-released Intel “Bz” WiFi Chipset

With this next kernel version the IWLWIFI driver used by current Intel WiFi chipsets now has support for discovery of hidden networks on the 6GHz ...

How to Use fdisk in Linux to Manage Disk Partitions

Managing partitions is one of the most tedious operations on Linux. If you’re new to the operating system, you might even find the process ...

Hackers went after major flaws in Linux

According to the company, which has detected about 15 million malware attacks targeting Linux-based cloud environments, ransomware and coin miners ...

Linux 5.14 is now available, and it includes new hardware support, core scheduling, and MEMFD SECRET

See the Linux 5.14 feature list for a comprehensive list of the changes in this new kernel version. Some of the Linux 5.14 highlights include core ...

Try new Linux 5.14 when you’ve finished celebrating Linux’s 30th birthday, says Linus Torvalds

“So I realize you must all still be busy with all the galas and fancy balls and all the other 30th anniversary events, but at some point you must ...

Main updates, Arm, MIPS, and RISC-V architectures in Linux 5.14

So I realize you must all still be busy with all the galas and fancy balls and all the other 30th anniversary events, but at some point you must be ...

How to use tail to view real-time log data in Linux 101

One of the single most helpful tools in your Linux admin arsenal is log files. And with the open-source platform, there are quite a few different ...

Installing and Using Jitsi Meet on Linux

More of us are working remotely now than ever before. Not only that, many of us have attended everything from online book discussions to digital ...

Benchmarking on Crostini (Linux for Chrome OS) with Vulkan produces unexpected results

Let me first start with a disclaimer. There’s a reason Vulkan isn’t enabled for the masses: it’s not ready yet. We’re seeing a large performance ...

How to use Putty and SSH to connect to an AWS EC2 instance

If you have just created a new Linux instance on Amazon cloud and want to access it remotely using Putty via SSH protocol then here are the steps ...

Over 13 million malware events targeting Linux-based cloud environments were detected by Trend Micro

As of 2017, 90% of public clouds workloads ran on Linux. According to Gartner®, “Rising interest in cloud-native architectures is prompting ...

That Linux lawsuit: SCO versus IBM may be coming to a conclusion after 20 years

Today, many Linux users would be shocked to know that there was once a lawsuit aimed squarely at Linux’s heart: Its intellectual property. Some ...

Learn to think in sed, awk, and grep on the Linux/BSD command line

Trying to read the man pages for the utilities most frequently seen in these extended command chains didn’t make them seem more approachable, ...

How to use the Ubuntu terminal to connect to an AWS EC2 instance

Contents Are you using Ubuntu or any other Linux such as CentOS, Fedora, Mint, and want to connect to Amazon cloud running ec2 Instance, then ...

5 Myths About Linux That Still Exist Today at 30 Years Old

Many of the myths surrounding Linux have also changed. Few people today would believe old claims about Linux–such as the idea that Linux ...

In the Linux kernel, AMD adds 17 new PCI Ids for AMD RDNA2 GPUs: Is a refresh on the way?

Many claims that it may be possible that AMD is planning for more RDNA2 graphics cards to be launch in the market but it is noted that companies do ...

Use Rust Commands Instead of Traditional Linux Commands with These 6 Rust Commands

Every Linux distribution derives its roots from the Linux kernel, which was released way back in 1991. It was initially written in C, but slowly ...

Cryptocurrency mining has piqued cybercriminals’ interest in breaching Linux, according to a Trend Micro research

This doesn’t mean Linux, a highly esteemed operating system used on 100% of the top 500 supercomputers, 50.5% of the top 1,000 global websites, ...

ClamAV is a virus scanner for Rocky Linux 8 that can be installed

Why a virus scanner for Linux? ClamAV for Linux is a free and open-source virus scanner that is operated via the command line. Here we will see ...

Fill out an application to apply for funding to help defend Linux and open source software

Linux and open-source software are much easier to secure than proprietary software. As open-source co-founder Eric S. Raymond pointed out with ...

The BIOS setup utility now includes new features and Linux compatibility

The tool has greatly improved parsing compatibility for multiple UEFI based images, supporting many extra company products, including older ...

The eight most productive Linux programmes

The computer has become the center of many of our working lives. If you’ve come to adopt Linux as your digital workplace, there’s a good chance ...

Benchmarking on Crostini (Linux for Chrome OS) with Vulkan yields unexpected results

The good news is is that the Canary update channel is tracking all of the latest upstream changes. I’ve been keeping my Chromebook in that channel, ...

Hackers took aim at significant Linux flaws

Researchers evaluated over 50 million events from 100,000 unique Linux servers and identified 15 separate vulnerabilities used in the wild. What’s ...

How to mount and unmount ISO files on Linux

On Linux-based machines, mounting ISO images might seem complex to beginners. Since Linux is a terminal-focused operating system, mounting and ...

In Linux, how to Mount and Unmount ISO Files

An ISO file is a soft copy of the DVD or CD content, instead of a hard copy. Manufacturers use ISO files to save on shipping and hidden charges ...

Hackers Targeted the Top Linux Vulnerabilities

According to the company, which has detected about 15 million malware attacks targeting Linux-based cloud environments, ransomware and coin miners ...

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