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Rogue Wave Software's Zend Server

Linux Journal - Thu, 2016-07-14 12:13

The CTO at Rogue Wave Software, Zeev Suraski, says he's never seen anything like PHP 7 in the software space—namely the halving of hardware needs after a mostly painless software upgrade. more>>

Webinar: Practical Task Scheduling Deployment

Linux Journal - Thu, 2016-07-14 10:58
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Parsing an RSS News Feed with a Bash Script

Linux Journal - Wed, 2016-07-13 10:11

I am involved in several free software projects, including one or two where I maintain the website. For one of those projects, we currently are updating the website. more>>

SuperTuxKart 0.9.2 Released

Linux Journal - Tue, 2016-07-12 09:30

Linux gamers all over the world will be happy to hear that a new version of SuperTuxKart is available. This should strike a nostalgic chord to people who have used desktop Linux to play games during the past ten years. more>>

Google's SwiftShader Released

Linux Journal - Mon, 2016-07-11 05:00

Year by year, plain-old HTML 5 websites are becoming fancier, and right now, the home entertainment world is buzzing about VR and 3D. But most sites are missing the boat; they have no 3D content. Well, that's about to change. more>>

Managing Linux Using Puppet

Linux Journal - Fri, 2016-07-08 07:30

At some point, you probably have installed or configured a piece of software on a server or desktop PC. Since you read Linux Journal, you've probably done a lot of this, as well as developed a range of glue shell scripts, Perl snippets and cron jobs. more>>

LiveCode Ltd.'s LiveCode

Linux Journal - Thu, 2016-07-07 11:55

"Everyone Can Code" is the vision that its maker has for LiveCode, a highly productive coding environment for Linux, Android, iOS, Mac, Windows and Server platforms. more>>

Geek Guide: Machine Learning with Python

Linux Journal - Wed, 2016-07-06 11:16

I first heard the term “machine learning” a few years ago, and to be honest, I basically ignored it that time. more>>

Doing for User Space What We Did for Kernel Space

Linux Journal - Wed, 2016-07-06 06:00

I believe the best and worst thing about Linux is its hard distinction between kernel space and user space. more>>

SourceClear Open

Linux Journal - Tue, 2016-07-05 13:52

Open source and DevOps have been a boon to software development. more>>

July 2016 Issue of Linux Journal

Linux Journal - Fri, 2016-07-01 11:41
Better Than We Found It

Technology is supposed to make our lives easier. more>>

Tibbo Technology's Tibbo Project System

Linux Journal - Fri, 2016-07-01 06:00

The motto for the Tibbo Project System (TBS) is "Take what you need. more>>

Client-Side Performance

Linux Journal - Thu, 2016-06-30 10:00

In past articles, I've covered different ways to understand, analyze and improve the performance of your web applications. I've shown that between your network connections, server hardware, database design and HTTP server configuration, you can change and improve the performance of your web application—well, sort of. more>>

Peppermint 7 Released

Linux Journal - Wed, 2016-06-29 10:00

Peppermint 7 launched a few days ago. Peppermint is a lightweight Ubuntu-based Linux distribution with an emphasis on speed and simplicity. Although the name is similar to Linux Mint, the projects aren't directly related. more>>

Libarchive Security Flaw Discovered

Linux Journal - Tue, 2016-06-28 04:00

When it comes to security, everyone knows you shouldn't run executable files from an untrustworthy source. Back in the late 1990s, when web users were a little more naive, it was quite common to receive infected email messages with fake attachments. more>>

Sony Settles in Linux Battle

Linux Journal - Mon, 2016-06-27 15:30

When Sony released its PlayStation 3 console in 2006, most fans were excited by the enhanced graphics and processing power, but a small (yet significant) group of buyers was excited about an entirely different feature. more>>

Astronomy for KDE

Linux Journal - Thu, 2016-06-23 15:00

Although I have covered a large number of science applications in the past, I haven't really looked at too many options available within the KDE desktop environment. This has been due to my own biases in using a GTK-based desktop environment, but now I'd like to look at some of the packages available for people who really like to use KDE on their own machines. more>>

Profiles and RC Files

Linux Journal - Wed, 2016-06-22 12:13

I love Linux, and if you're reading this, chances are you do too. To be honest though, some aspects of the Linux environment are confusing. Near the top of the list for me is the profile system. more>>

Understanding Ceph and Its Place in the Market

Linux Journal - Tue, 2016-06-21 07:00

Last month, the Ceph community released its first set of bug fixes to the 10.2 Jewel release with version 10.2.1. more>>