Distribution Release: Absolute Linux 14.10

Paul Sherman has announced the release of Absolute Linux 14.10, a new version of the project’s lightweight desktop distribution based on Slackware Linux 14.1 (with updates from Slackware’s “Current” tree)…

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How to run node.js app in supervisor behind nginx on Debian Wheezy

For Linux distros without systemd, supervisor can be used to run your node.js app. I’ll show you how to set this up all behind nginx! Debian packages needed: $ sudo…

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Six Advantages of Choosing Linux over Windows

Linux is a computer operating system assembled under the model of free and open source software development and distribution. It has many advantages over Windows and some of which are…

20-Way Radeon Comparison With Open-Source Graphics For Steam On Linux Gaming

When it comes to Linux gamers wanting a discrete graphics card backed by open-source drivers, the only solution right now to truly recommend for those serious about performance and making…

Optimize Your Linux Rig for Top-Notch Writing

I’m a big fan of Scott Nesbitt’s writing, which has a technological bent, but is usually more about working effectively, rather than how tools can make you effective, which is…

Linux Doesn’t Need to Own the Desktop

Linus Torvalds issued Linux 3.17 rc-2 on Monday of this week, and he deviated from his normal schedule in doing so, because August 25 happens to mark the 23rd anniversary…

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Optimize your Linux rig for top-notch writing

I’m a big fan of Scott Nesbitt’s writing, which has a technological bent, but is usually more about working effectively, rather than how tools can make you effective, which is…

Active kernel releases

There are several main categories into which kernel releases may fall: Prepatch Prepatch or "RC" kernels are mainline kernel pre-releases that are mostly aimed at other kernel developers and Linux…

Getting Good Vibrations with Linux

Vibrations and wave motions describe many different physical systems. In fact, most systems that dissipate energy do so through waves of one form or another. In this article, I take…

Is Distrohopping in Linux Becoming a Thing of the Past?

Steven Rosenberg has taken a stand against distrohopping and explains why he doesn’t do it. Linux.com – All Content