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    Lenovo’s Massive Ubuntu And Red Hat Announcement Levels Up Linux In 2020

    Just bumped into this article https://news.lenovo.com/pressroom/press-releases/lenovo-brings-linux-certification-to-thinkpad-and-thinkstation-workstation-portfolio-easing-deployment-for-developers-data-scientists/ and though of sharing here. An excerpt: This is what Rob Herman, General...
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    winget; Windows package manager.

    Hi everyone! Hope you're all having a nice life and a wondeful-healthy 2020! :) Checking my feed bumped into this article https://www.osnews.com/story/131824/microsofts-new-windows-package-manager-is-already-better-than-the-windows-store/ It seems that the MS guys are doing some intresting...
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    Katoolin3: Install Kali Linux Tools in Debian/Ubuntu distros

    Hi everyone! Hope you're all having a nice life and a wonderful-healthy 2020! :) I just bumped into this article https://www.ostechnix.com/install-kali-linux-tools-using-katoolin3-in-ubuntu-20-04-lts/ while checking my feed. It explains how to install katoolin3, a tool to install Kali tools in...
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    Distrochooser; pick you distro.

    Hi everyone! Hope you're all having a nice life and a wondeful-healthy 2020! :) Almost every week I see these posts of people asking "what's the best Linux distro for me?" Well, today I'm sharing this site I found some time ago but forgot completely about it and today while checking my feed...
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    Interesting site

    Hi everyone! Hope you're all having a nice life and a wonderful-healthy 2020! :) I recently learnt of this site and thought of sharing here http://www.openos.at/index.php#start You'll find news, articles, reviews on many distros and packages on the site. Hope you find it of some use. :)
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    Why people don't mark their solved threads as SOLVED?

    Hi everyone! Hope you're all having a nice life and a wonderful 2020! :) I've noticed that there are a significant number of threads which have been solved and yet authors/users haven't marked them as such. I think it would be easier for other people who might want to find a solution for their...
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    Vulnerabilities Report; Debian and Adobe at the top.

    Hi everyone! Hope you're all having a nice life and a wonderful 2020! :) Just bumped into this article https://thebestvpn.com/vulnerability-alerts/ while checking my feed and thought of sharing here. The report doesn't mention Windows 8, 8.1. Also, It's worth noting that W10 is only a...
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    Good tutorial for beginners: Installing Ubuntu.

    Hi everyone! Hope you're all having a nice life and a wonderfull 2020! :) While checking my news feed I bumped into this tutorial posted on It's FOSS website and found it to be very good; nice and clear instructions backed with some screenshots making it really easy for Linux newcomers wanting...
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    There is no “Linux” Platform

    Here's an article posted on blogs.gnome.org which I found very interesting and thought of sharing here https://blogs.gnome.org/tbernard/2019/12/04/there-is-no-linux-platform-1/ An excerpt:
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    automatic backup service for Linux, why not?

    Hi everyone! Hope you're all having a nice life! :) It'd be nice if one day Linux could create restore points without needing additional software and/or user intervention, something like Windows' VSS - volume shadow copy service - I do remember reading once about some guy's project related...
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    Chrome, Edge, Safari hacked on day one at elite Chinese hacking contest

    Here's the link with the whole story https://www.zdnet.com/article/chrome-edge-safari-hacked-at-elite-chinese-hacking-contest/ From the article
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    Linux , 28 years old.

    Hi everyone! Hope you're all having a nice life! :) Linux is coming to its 28th anniversary. Well, in some places it's already 28 but not everywhere. So, happy birthday Linux! I found this ertairtaining article with some funny Linux related jokes to celebrate...
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    Antix-core with xfce4 and lightdm

    Hi everyone! Hope you're all having a nice life! :) In the past 2 days I've been having some fun with Antix-core running from a usb stick with persistence enabled in a laptop with no HDD, installed xfce4 and lightdm. I struggled a bit to make them work, long story short, after some googling...
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    Debian netinst in a VM

    Hi everyone! Hope you're all having a nice life! :) One of my computing hobbies is creating VMs (virtual machines) with virtualbox and/or qemu, this time I created one and installed Debian Stretch using the netinst .iso, which I have before, only this time decided to use awesome window manager...
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