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  • Linux for Starters: Your Guide to Linux – Understanding the File System – Part 12
    by Web Webster on 3 สิงหาคม 2021 at 22:00

    Ubuntu has a very different file system compared to Windows. It’s organized in a completely different way designed to offer more security, but it’ll feel unfamiliar if you’ve come exclusively from a Windows background. It’s therefore worth devoting time to learning about the file system in Ubuntu.   The post Linux for Starters: Your Guide to Linux – Understanding the File System – Part 12 appeared first on Linux Today.

  • Xfce Apps Update for July 2021 Brings New Releases of Catfish, Mousepad, Sensors Plugin, and More
    by Web Webster on 3 สิงหาคม 2021 at 20:00

    July 2021 looks to have been another slow month for Xfce’s apps updates, but we did receive some important ones, starting with the Catfish file searching tool, which received not one but two releases that enabled the sidebar by default, added local source (pip) installation support, enabled support for searching compressed files, added full-text search The post Xfce Apps Update for July 2021 Brings New Releases of Catfish, Mousepad, Sensors Plugin, and More appeared first on Linux Today.

  • Nitrux 1.5.1 Released with Latest KDE Plasma Desktop, Updated Installer
    by Web Webster on 3 สิงหาคม 2021 at 19:30

    Nitrux 1.5.1 appears to be a small update to the Nitrux 1.5 series of the distribution, which shipped last month as one of the first to support the Linux 5.13 kernel series. Now, the new release ships with updated kernels, including Linux 5.4.137 LTS as the default kernel, as well as Linux 5.10.55 LTS and The post Nitrux 1.5.1 Released with Latest KDE Plasma Desktop, Updated Installer appeared first on Linux Today.

  • Supply Chain Flaws Found in Python Package Repository
    by Shelby Hiter on 3 สิงหาคม 2021 at 18:00

    Administrators overseeing the Python Package Index (PyPI) in recent days found themselves responding to vulnerabilities found in the repository of open source software, the latest security problems to hit the Python community. Most recently, the PyPI group sent out fixes for three vulnerabilities that were discovered by security researcher RyotaK and published on his blog. Two The post Supply Chain Flaws Found in Python Package Repository appeared first on Linux Today.

  • How to Create Backup with tar Command in Linux
    by Web Webster on 3 สิงหาคม 2021 at 16:50

    Hello Linux Geeks, if you are looking for free command line backup tools on Linux systems then tar command is the solution for you. Tar command can create backup of your application, configurations files and folders of the system. The post How to Create Backup with tar Command in Linux appeared first on Linux Today.

  • How to Reverse a String in Python
    by Web Webster on 3 สิงหาคม 2021 at 16:45

    This article goes through several different ways to reverse a string in Python. The post How to Reverse a String in Python appeared first on Linux Today.

  • Paragon NTFS Driver Might Finally Make it into Linux
    by Web Webster on 3 สิงหาคม 2021 at 16:15

    Working with Windows’ NTFS drives in Linux has always been difficult, but if the Paragon NTFS driver finally makes it into the Linux kernel, it will be much easier. The post Paragon NTFS Driver Might Finally Make it into Linux appeared first on Linux Today.

  • 13 Tips for Tuning and Optimizing MySQL and MariaDB Databases
    by Web Webster on 3 สิงหาคม 2021 at 16:00

    MySQL and MariaDB are the most widely used relational database management systems (RDMS) when it comes to website hosting and CMS systems such as Joomla, WordPress, Drupal, and TYPO3. In this article, I will explain how to speed up and optimize your MySQL and MariaDB database server. The post 13 Tips for Tuning and Optimizing MySQL and MariaDB Databases appeared first on Linux Today.

  • Virtualization on PC Explained for Beginners with Practical Use Cases
    by Web Webster on 3 สิงหาคม 2021 at 15:30

    This guide is designed specifically for home users who want to try virtualization on their PC. We’ll take a detailed look at the different types of virtualization as well as the benefits of it. The post Virtualization on PC Explained for Beginners with Practical Use Cases appeared first on Linux Today.

  • Fwupd 1.6.2 Adds a Plugin to Check Lenovo Firmware Settings, Support for New Hardware
    by Web Webster on 3 สิงหาคม 2021 at 15:27

    Fwupd 1.6.2 is a massive update and introduces a new plugin for checking Lenovo firmware settings, support for installing UEFI updates from GRUB, initial support for the powerd daemon, support for CapsuleOnDisk, as well as support for soft-requirements that can be ignored with the –force parameter. In addition, this release adds the ability for devices The post Fwupd 1.6.2 Adds a Plugin to Check Lenovo Firmware Settings, Support for New Hardware appeared first on Linux Today.