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  • Linux.org's DNS Got Hijacked 09 Dec 2018 14:07 Linux.org reports: Wednesday afternoon around 5pm EST someone was able to get into the registrar account for our domain and point DNS to another server -- as well as lock us out from changing it. They pointed the domain name to a pretty rude page for most …
  • Pouring it in: Kernel offense puts on fireworks display behind Limberg's 26 09 Dec 2018 08:07 Mitchell took 50 shots, but made 54 percent of them to top the 70-point plateau for the first time since February 2014 in a 78-66 romp. "It took us three games last year to get to 78," Morgan said. "The kids put a lot of work in over the …
  • Former Fremantle Docker Brady Grey to join West Coast Eagles’ WAFL side 09 Dec 2018 04:58 Former Docker Brady Grey is now an Eagle. West Coast are expected to announce Grey’s signing as a marquee player for newly formed WAFL team in the coming days. The 23-year-old, who was cut by Fremantle in October after 21 appearances over five injury- …
  • Docker’s lock in ‘AFL’s Hodor’ 09 Dec 2018 00:09 GIANT young Docker Sean Darcy has signed a two-year contract extension that will keep him at Fremantle until at least the end of 2022. Likened to Game of Thrones behemoth Hodor last year, the slimmed-down 20-year-old is preparing to take the No.1 ruck …
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  • It’s showtime: Kernel boys run through final checklist ahead of season opener 08 Dec 2018 15:48 It is the first game, but it's also the first game of a long season, which means the Kernels have plenty of time to adapt to their opponents and personnel. In Friday's final full practice before hosting Huron at 7 p.m. tonight at the Corn Palace, …
  • Mageia 7 Beta 1 Linux distribution now available for download 08 Dec 2018 14:04 It's been damn-near a year and a half since the last major release of Mageia -- version 6. With that said, Mageia 6.1 was released in October of this year, however. This can feel like an eternity for Linux users, when some distributions see major …
  • Android Emulator picks up support for Fuchsia's Zircon kernel 08 Dec 2018 02:36 With yesterday's Flutter Live event and the stable release of Flutter, one of the primary ways to create Fuchsia apps, Google is one step closer to possibly unveiling their in-development operating system. Another unexpected step is coming, in the form …
  • AMD Radeon RX 590 Linux Benchmarks, 18-Way NVIDIA/AMD Gaming Comparison 07 Dec 2018 21:56 With the very newest AMDGPU Linux kernel patches, the Radeon RX 590 is now working correctly on Linux. Here's a look at how this latest Polaris graphics card is performing for Linux games against seventeen other AMD Radeon and NVIDIA GeForce graphics …
  • Linux Kernel CVE-2018-10840 Local Heap Based Buffer Overflow Vulnerability 07 Dec 2018 21:25 Linux Kernel CVE-2018-10840 Local Heap Based Buffer Overflow Vulnerability Bugtraq ID: 104858 Class: Failure to Handle Exceptional Conditions CVE: CVE-2018-10840 Remote: No Local: Yes Published: Apr 11 2018 12:00AM Updated: Dec 07 2018 06:00AM Credit: Wen …
  • Docker CEO Continues to Grow Container Business Opportunities 07 Dec 2018 20:18 BARCELONA, Spain—Docker Inc. continues to grow at a fast pace and is positioning itself to be a catalyst that enables enterprises for the Fourth Industrial Revolution. That's a key message coming from Docker CEO Steve Singh in a video interview with …
  • FSF adds Hyperbola GNU/Linux-libre to list of endorsed GNU/Linux distributions 07 Dec 2018 02:25 The FSF's list showcases GNU/Linux operating system distributions whose developers have made a commitment to follow its Guidelines for Free System Distributions. Each one includes and endorses exclusively free "as in freedom" software. …
  • Docker CEO on driving enterprise and the future of open source 06 Dec 2018 23:41 Steve Singh (Docker) Credit: Docker Ex-SAP executive, Concur founder and Docker CEO Steve Singh took some time at Dockercon Europe to speak with Computerworld UK about the growing enterprise business case for the container specialist and outline his …
  • Linux Mint 19.1 betas released in anticipation for full release this month 06 Dec 2018 22:08 The Linux Mint project has finally released the beta builds of Linux Mint 19.1 in preparation forthe final release which is due by Christmas. The betas are available in three flavours, Cinnamon, MATE, and Xfce. The team has already published many of the …
  • Application monitoring: What devops can do better 06 Dec 2018 18:39 Many devops teams focus on implementing CI/CD pipelines, automating regression testing, configuring the infrastructure as code, and containerizing the application runtime environments. Collectively, these practices and technologies help organizations …
  • NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2080 Linux Gaming Benchmarks 06 Dec 2018 17:12 While we have delivered many Linux benchmarks the past number of weeks from the GeForce RTX 2070 and GeForce RTX 2080 Ti, up until recently we didn't have access to the RTX 2080 that is the card positioned between those two current consumer Turing …
  • How Docker Engine Works to Enable Containers 06 Dec 2018 17:04 The modern container revolution started with Docker and its eponymous Docker Engine. Docker Engine is the runtime and tooling that enables container applications, defined by a dockerfile, to run on top of a host operating system, in an isolated ' …
  • Ubuntu-based Linux Mint 19.1 'Tessa' Beta now available with Cinnamon, MATE, or Xfce 06 Dec 2018 16:19 Windows 10 is getting worse every day. I used to call it a dumpster fire, but now I think it has devolved into an overturned "Porta-Potty" following all-day tailgating at an NFL stadium. Just recently, we learned that Microsoft is causing blue …
  • ESET discovers 21 new Linux malware families 06 Dec 2018 15:54 Although Linux is a much more secure operating system compared to the more widely used Windows, it is not impervious to misconfigurations and malware infections. Over the past decade, the number of malware families targeting Linux has grown, but the total …
  • How to do Basic Math in Linux Command Line 06 Dec 2018 13:20 The Linux bash, or the command line, lets you perform both basic and complex arithmetic and boolean operations. The commands like expr, jot, bc and, factor etc, help you in finding optimal mathematical solutions to complex problems. In this article, we …