Category: GNU-Linux

GNU Linux Kernel worth $1.4 billion GNU Linux Distribution Fedora worth $10.8 billion – Sisvel – patent troll generate licensing revenue vs. the world – war over patents – how (patent) lawyers (and other lawyers) exploit and burden mankind
05.04.2020

man made madness: Of course: this madness operates – just as tax avoidance – completely within the legal frameworks of countries with politicians that are open to “donations” (it is called CORRUPTION -> corrupt laws to profit the few). Of […]

GNU Linux Distributions – about Fedora -> CentOS -> RedHat
19.02.2020

imho: CentOS is a rock solid server operating system. Why is CentOS perfect for servers? a server (usually) is build for a specific purpose and should have as little software installed as possible (more software = more reliability, speed and […]

RedHat podcasts – season 1 episode 1 – The OS wars
15.01.2020

https://www.redhat.com/en/command-line-heroes/season-1/os-wars-part-1 direct link: https://dts.podtrac.com/redirect.mp3/audio.simplecast.com/f7670e99.mp3 by: https://saron.io/ https://www.linkedin.com/in/saronyitbarek http://feeds.codenewbie.org/cnpodcast.xml Tweets by saronyitbarek  

14.01.2020

“The Linux Foundation has become one of the main engines and drivers of IT technology. It has also helped to overcome the old opposition of Open Source developers versus IT industry. Today, more than half of Global 2000 Software and […]

the second nftables howto – it is fast and …… complicated
12.01.2020

firewall & pinguin: iptables where do thou go? it is said that when using “ip-sets” iptables and nftables achieve almost same performance (amounts of ips possible to block, without server becoming slow/unresponsive) Redhat and nftables on DDoS “so the only […]

10.01.2020

mdadm -E /dev/sd[a-z] # -E, –examine # Print contents of the metadata stored on the named device(s). # Note the contrast between –examine and –detail. # –examine applies to devices which are components of an array, while # –detail applies […]

CNBC documentary about Open Source
01.01.2020

what do you think about the CNBC documentary? 2012: Aalto Talk with Linus Torvalds: 1,5 Million Views! contains the famous “Fuck You NVIDIA” https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MShbP3OpASA Linus Torvalds writes software since his early childhood ages and just loves programming. Without this love […]

Fedora CentOS RedHat – adding new fonts to the system for LibreOffice to use
15.12.2019

Adding new fonts for all users To install fonts for all users for example the boring company font: https://www.futurafree.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/04/futura-bold.zip one need to login as root and create a directory under /usr/share/fonts/ # tested on hostnamectl Static hostname: centos.localdomain Chassis: laptop […]

linuxjournal.com – Linux Journal shut its doors for good :(
16.08.2019

Linux Journal Ceases Publication: An Awkward Goodbye https://www.linuxjournal.com/ IMPORTANT NOTICE FROM LINUX JOURNAL, LLC: On August 7, 2019, Linux Journal shut its doors for good. All staff were laid off and the company is left with no operating funds to […]

Cinnamon Desktop (Gnome3 fork) vs MATE Desktop (Gnome2) a review
06.08.2019

Cinnamon desktop developed by Developer(s) Linux Mint team! – is a beautiful desktop (default on Linux Mint) alternative to Gnome2 MATE. BUT: still prefer Gnome2 MATE (at least on GNU Debian Linux) because it is: minimalistic / very resource efficient […]