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November 2, 2011 in Linux

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  1. Can I do this on Linux…
    Step 1: I have a form on a HTML page. I want to copy all relevant fields and store in variables – available for use later. Step 2: In another browser window, use the fields copied and fill in another …
  2. LXer: SDR meets AI in a mash-up of Jetson TX2, Artix-7, and 2×2 MIMO
    Published at LXer: Deepwave Digital has launched an Ubuntu-driven, $5K “AIR-T” Mini-ITX board for AI-infused SDR, equipped with an Nvidia Jetson TX2, a Xilinx Artix-7 FPGA, and an AD9371 2?2 MIMO tran …
  3. Keyboard response made extremely slow in Xfce 4.12.
    Arch 2018.02.01 Kernel 4.16.13 X.Org X Server 1.20.0 Xfce 4.12 Hi: very frequently (lately) after entering Xfce and having run applications for some ten or twenty minutes suddenly this happens: the ke …
  4. Difference between SSD and HDD to BIOS
    While I understand what SSD is (solid-state, non-mechanical implementation, with features such as wear-leveling, ECC etc. implemented on its controller), and what HDD is (Hard-Disk drive), I want to u …
  5. LXer: Canonical Needs Your Help to Test the Improved Ubuntu 18.04.1 Server Installer
    Published at LXer: Canonical’s Dimitri John Ledkov put out a call for testing for the Ubuntu community to help them test drive the improved Ubuntu Server installer in the upcoming Ubuntu 18.04.1 LTS p …
  6. [SOLVED] Cygwin OpenSSH doesn't see keys.
    CLOSING: Issue has changed. Hello, Ever since I got a new router the other day, my Cygwin-based SSH server broke. sshd -d Code: debug1: sshd version OpenSSH_for_Windows_7.6, LibreSSL 2.6.4 debug1: key …
  7. The Laptop and Netbook forum.
    Isn’t the LQ forum Laptop and Netbook the more recent forum in LQ? One or two years ago I never could find one specifically for portable computers in LQ. …
  8. LXer: Linux chattr Command Tutorial for Beginners (5 Examples)
    Published at LXer: Many a time, a Linux machine is used by different users. So there are chances that these users access a common set of files. This opens up door to problems like accidental deletion …
  9. Updating Python version
    Currently, I have two versions of Python on my computer. Python 2.x which came with my installation of Ubuntu 16.04 and python 3.5.2 which I downloaded via a: sudo apt-get. Now, I want to upgrade my 3 …
  10. Corrupt win 10 recovering files
    Hey guys I was trying to encrypt my win 10 drive and the laptop shut down for unknown reasons, it is now corrupt and unbootable (probably messed up bootloader), I can’t even repair it or anything. I a …


  1. 3 Emacs modes for taking notes
    No matter what line of work you’re in, it’s inevitable you have to take a few notes. Often, more than a few. If you’re like many people in this day and age, you take your notes digitally. read more …
  2. How to check free disk space in Linux
    Keeping track of disk utilization information is on system administrators’ (and others’) daily to-do list. Linux has a few built-in utilities that help provide that information. df The df command stan …
  3. A 4-step plan for creating teams that aren't afraid to fail
    Successfully executing on a business goal implies raising questions about that goal—and it absolutely requires safe-to-fail experimentation on the path to achieving that goal. When business goals beco …
  4. 3 big steps toward building authentic developer communities
    As more software businesses are selling open source products, we’ve seen a corresponding rise in the emphasis of building out developer communities around these products as a key metric for success. H …
  5. Ballerina reinvents cloud-native programming
    Cloud-native programming inherently involves working with remote endpoints: microservices, serverless, APIs, WebSockets, software-as-a-service (SaaS) apps, and more. Ballerina is a cloud-native, gener …
  6. Getting started with Etcher.io
    Bootable USB drives are a great way to try out a new Linux distribution to see if you like it before you install. While some Linux distributions, like Fedora, make it easy to create bootable media, mo …
  7. Tiny tweaks for PowerShell perfection
    I’m in love with PowerShell. It’s the perfect blend of feature-richness and readability in scripting (power) and laconism in the command line (shell). But a rant on the cross-platform open-source awes …
  8. Building your team's culture of shared responsibility
    Effective leaders delegate. Because healthy teams learn and grow when challenged with new tasks—and in order to take on new work without a change in staffing—teams must find ways to be more efficient …
  9. The oldest, active Linux distro, Slackware, turns 25
    Patrick Volkerding didn’t set out to create a Linux distribution. He just wanted to simplify the process of installing and configuring Softlanding Linux System. But when SLS didn’t pick up his improve …
  10. Sysadmin guides, open source email clients, MacOS apps, SELinux, Firefox extensions, and more
    Reader favorites from last week included articles for sysadmins, Linux games, tool round ups, and more. read more …


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  1. Arch Linux AUR Repository Found to Contain Malware
    “The Arch Linux user-maintained software repository called AUR has been found to host malware. The discovery was made after a change in one of the package installation instructions was made. This is y …
  2. SUSE to be acquired by EQT Partners
    “This morning we all learned the news that the openSUSE projects main sponsor, SUSE, currently owned by MicroFocus, intends to be acquired by EQT Partners in Sweden…” Announcement from Richard Brown …
  3. Github Gentoo organization hacked
    DistroTube – Github Gentoo Organization Hacked Quote: Published on Jun 29, 2018 Gentoo has been hacked! Or at least, there Github repos and the pages hosted there have been compromised. https://gentoo …
  4. LinuxQuestions.org Turns Eighteen
    I’m proud to announce that LQ turned 18 today! I’d like to once again thank each and every LQ member for their participation and feedback. While there is always room for improvement, that LQ has remai …



  1. New Feed for FWN
    Please update the feed for FWN to:
    http://fedoramagazine.wordpress.com/category/fedora-weekly-news/feed/
  2. Fedora Weekly News Issue 128
    Welcome to Fedora Weekly News Issue 128 for the week of April 14th, 2008.http://fedoraproject.org/wiki/FWN/Issue128In Announcements, we have “Please digg: Fedora stories”.In Planet Fedora, we have “FL …
  3. Fedora Weekly News Issue 127
    Welcome to Fedora Weekly News Issue 127 for the week of April 7th, 2008.http://fedoraproject.org/wiki/FWN/Issue127In Announcements, we have “Rawhide 20080404 Snapshot Released”, “Callfor Stories”, “An …
  4. Fedora Weekly News Issue 126
    Welcome to Fedora Weekly News Issue 126 for the week of March 24th, 2008.http://fedoraproject.org/wiki/FWN/Issue126In Announcements, we have “F9 Beta release announcement”, “Rawhide20080328 Snapshot”, …
  5. Fedora Weekly News Issue 125
    Welcome to Fedora Weekly News Issue 125 for the week of March 17th, 2008.http://fedoraproject.org/wiki/FWN/Issue125In Announcements, we have “Fedora 9 Beta slipped a few days”, “MichaelTiemann’s Speec …
  6. Fedora Weekly News Issue 124
    Welcome to Fedora Weekly News Issue 124 for the week of March 10th, 2008.http://fedoraproject.org/wiki/FWN/Issue124In Announcements, we have “Announcing the relaunch of the Fedora BugZappers!”In Plane …
  7. Fedora Weekly News Issue 123
    Welcome to Fedora Weekly News Issue 123 for the week of March 3rd, 2008.http://fedoraproject.org/wiki/FWN/Issue123In Planet Fedora, we have “Bonnie in Laurinburg”, “RSS feeds ofbugs!”, “Howto: Test th …
  8. Fedora Weekly News Issue 122
    Welcome to Fedora Weekly News Issue 122 for the week of February 25th,2008. http://fedoraproject.org/wiki/FWN/Issue122In Announcements, we have “Fedora Board IRC meeting 2008-03-04”.In Fedora Marketin …
  9. Fedora Weekly News Issue 121
    Welcome to Fedora Weekly News Issue 121 for the week of February 18th,2008. http://fedoraproject.org/wiki/FWN/Issue121In Announcements, we have “Fedora 10’s FUDCon”, “LWN subscription?”,”Fedora Amateu …
  10. Fedora Weekly News Issue 120
    Welcome to Fedora Weekly News Issue 120 for the week of February 11th,2008. http://fedoraproject.org/wiki/FWN/Issue120In Announcements, we have “Announcing Fedora 8 Xfce Spin”In Planet Fedora, we have …


  1. Fedora 28: ceph Security Update
    LinuxSecurity.com: New release (1:12.2.6-1) Security fix for CVE-2018-1128 Security fix for CVE-2018-1129 Security fix for CVE-2018-10861
  2. Debian LTS: DLA-1424-1: linux-latest-4.9 new package
    LinuxSecurity.com: Linux 4.9 has been packaged for Debian 8 as linux-4.9. This provides a supported upgrade path for systems that currently use kernel packages from the “jessie-backports” suite. …
  3. Debian LTS: DLA-1423-1: linux-4.9 new package
    LinuxSecurity.com: Linux 4.9 has been packaged for Debian 8 as linux-4.9. This provides a supported upgrade path for systems that currently use kernel packages from the “jessie-backports” suite. …
  4. Cloud Security: Lessons Learned from Intrusion Prevention Systems
    LinuxSecurity.com: I recently had the opportunity to brief an industry analyst on the rapid advancement of artificial intelligence (AI) in solving public cloud security. Both the analyst and I had nav …
  5. US Vote-Counting Computers Had Flaw, Allowed Hackers Access
    LinuxSecurity.com: In the US, vote-counting computers used in government elections contained a security vulnerability which could have been used to affect election results. The systems, which were sol …
  6. US Orgs Overly Optimistic About Cyber-Readiness
    LinuxSecurity.com: Senior executives at most US organizations believe the cybersecurity of their firms is above board, according to a new survey of 500 senior IT executives. The survey included respon …
  7. Debian: DSA-4250-1: wordpress security update
    LinuxSecurity.com: A vulnerability was discovered in Wordpress, a web blogging tool. It allowed remote attackers with specific roles to execute arbitrary code.
  8. Gentoo: GLSA-201807-01: tqdm: Arbitrary code execution
    LinuxSecurity.com: A vulnerability in tqdm could allow remote attackers to execute arbitrary code.
  9. Slackware: 2018-198-01: mutt Security Update
    LinuxSecurity.com: New mutt packages are available for Slackware 14.0, 14.1, 14.2, and -current to fix security issues.
  10. Time to Yank Cybercrime into the Light
    LinuxSecurity.com: At a time when the public and governments are watching their every move, today’s organizations are up against an unprecedented wave of crime and fraud-related risks that affect thei …


  1. Guardian Digital Outlines Top 4 Benefits of Choosing Cloud
    LinuxSecurity.com: Cloud technology and Linux-based cloud services are becoming increasingly popular due to the various benefits they offer in regard to security, efficiency, flexibility and convenien …
  2. Python and Bash – Contenders for the most used scripting language
    LinuxSecurity.com: Packt Publishing, publisher of software learning resources, has revealed the results of its 2018 Skill Up survey in a new report.
  3. Top Six Advantages of Open Source Development/Products According to Guardian Digital
    LinuxSecurity.com: Open source programs and solutions offer many advantages over proprietary alternatives including better quality, higher levels of security, superior flexibility, lower costs and a t …
  4. Security Spotlight: Effective Open Source Email Security Solutions You Can Count On
    LinuxSecurity.com: In this interview, Dave Wreski discusses Guardian Digital’s highly effective email security solutions and the myriad advantages of investing in these solutions to secure your email. …
  5. Social Engineering Methods for Penetration Testing
    LinuxSecurity.com: Social engineering is the practice of learning and obtaining valuable information by exploiting human vulnerabilities. It is an art of deception that is considered to be vital for a …
  6. Putting Infosec Principles into Practice
    LinuxSecurity.com: When you’re dealing with a security incident it’s essential you – and the rest of your team – not only have the skills they need to comprehensively deal with an issue, but also have …
  7. Installing an Apache Web Server with TLS
    LinuxSecurity.com: One of the powerful things that Linux on servers allows you to do is to create scalable web applications with little to no software costs. Apache HTTPD, commonly referred to as just …
  8. Essential tools for hardening and securing Unix based Environments
    LinuxSecurity.com: System administrators are aware as how important their systems security is, not just the runtime of their servers. Intruders, spammers, DDOS attack, crackers, are all out there tryi …
  9. Securing a Linux Web Server
    LinuxSecurity.com: With the significant prevalence of Linux web servers globally, security is often touted as a strength of the platform for such a purpose. However, a Linux based web server is only a …
  10. Peter Smith Releases Linux Network Security Online
    LinuxSecurity.com: Thanks so much to Peter Smith for announcing on linuxsecurity.com the release of his Linux Network Security book available free online. “In 2005 I wrote a book on Linux security. 8 …


  1. Study: Spammers use e-mail ID to gain legitimacy
    (Sep 9) With few junk e-mail filters supporting a protocol for verifying the source address of digital messages, spammers have adopted it themselves as a way to appear more legitimate, according to a …
  2. Guardian Digital Outlines Top 4 Benefits of Choosing Cloud
    (Jul 11) Cloud technology and Linux-based cloud services are becoming increasingly popular due to the various benefits they offer in regard to security, efficiency, flexibility and convenience. …
  3. Ubuntu 3717-2: PolicyKit vulnerabilities
    (Jul 17) Several security issues were fixed in PolicyKit.
  4. Ubuntu 3712-2: libpng vulnerability
    (Jul 11) libpng could be made to crash if it received a specially crafted file.
  5. Ubuntu 3712-1: libpng vulnerabilities
    (Jul 11) Several security issues were fixed in libpng.
  6. Ubuntu 3709-1: Xapian-core vulnerability
    (Jul 10) Xapian-core could be made to execute arbitrary code if it received a specially crafted file.
  7. Ubuntu 3706-2: libjpeg-turbo vulnerabilities
    (Jul 10) libjpeg-turbo could be made to crash or run programs as your login if it opened a specially crafted file.
  8. Ubuntu 3690-2: AMD Microcode regression
    (Jul 5) The system could be made to expose sensitive information.
  9. Ubuntu 3704-1: devscripts vulnerability
    (Jul 5) devscripts could be made to run arbitrary code if it received a specially crafted YAML file.
  10. Ubuntu 3703-2: Archive Zip vulnerability
    (Jul 4) Archive Zip module could be made to expose sensitive information if it received a specially crafted input.