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General Linux News:

Spectrum Is a CLI Music Player for Linux (Installation + Usage)
Highlight Rows and Columns of Active Cell in LibreOffice Calc
2 Ways to Fix VboxLinuxAdditions.run Permission Denied Error
12 Practical Examples of Linux Grep Command
Open Source BIOS/UEFI Firmware Libreboot 20240126 Adds Support for New Hardware
How to Install Memcached on Ubuntu 22.04 LTS
How to Install Joomla With Apache and Let?s Encrypt SSL on AlmaLinux 9
8 Open-Source Password Managers to Enhance Your Privacy Game


Distribution News:

Distribution Release: Peppermint OS 8-20171130
OS Release: ReactOS 0.4.7
Distribution Release: ROSA R10
Distribution Release: Uruk GNU/Linux 2.0
Distribution Release: Puppy Linux 7.5
DistroWatch Weekly, Issue 741
Distribution Release: Rocks Cluster Distribution 7.0
Development Release: Fatdog64 Linux 720 Beta
Distribution Release: Raspbian 2017-11-29
Distribution Release: deepin 15.5





General Linux News:

Spectrum Is a CLI Music Player for Linux (Installation + Usage)

Discover my new favorite console-based media player, known as Spectrum, with a built-in equalizer and fantastic look, and learn its installation and usage instructions.

The post Spectrum Is a CLI Music Player for Linux (Installation + Usage) appeared first on Linux Today.

Highlight Rows and Columns of Active Cell in LibreOffice Calc

This is a simple guide to highlight rows and columns of active cells in LibreOffice Calc as you move around the spreadsheet.

The post Highlight Rows and Columns of Active Cell in LibreOffice Calc appeared first on Linux Today.

2 Ways to Fix VboxLinuxAdditions.run Permission Denied Error

This simple guide can help you fix the VboxLinuxAdditions.run permission denied error in Debian Linux.

The post 2 Ways to Fix VboxLinuxAdditions.run Permission Denied Error appeared first on Linux Today.

12 Practical Examples of Linux Grep Command

grep is a powerful file pattern searcher that comes equipped on every distribution of Linux. If, for whatever reason, it is not installed on your system, you can easily install it via your package manager, as shown.

The post 12 Practical Examples of Linux Grep Command appeared first on Linux Today.

Open Source BIOS/UEFI Firmware Libreboot 20240126 Adds Support for New Hardware

The Libreboot project announced the general availability of a new Libreboot release, version 20240126, which introduces support for new hardware, as well as several improvements and new features.

The post Open Source BIOS/UEFI Firmware Libreboot 20240126 Adds Support for New Hardware appeared first on Linux Today.

How to Install Memcached on Ubuntu 22.04 LTS

This guide will demonstrate two methods to install Memcached on Ubuntu 22.04 LTS Jammy Jellyfish with the command-line terminal. The first method will be utilizing Ubuntu’s default repository and the second will be downloading and compiling Memcached from the source for the latest version.

The post How to Install Memcached on Ubuntu 22.04 LTS appeared first on Linux Today.

How to Install Joomla With Apache and Let?s Encrypt SSL on AlmaLinux 9

Joomla is a flexible and open-source content management system for building websites and online publications. Powered by PHP, it can be used for multiple scenarios, such as forums, photo galleries, e-commerce, and other web-based applications. Follow this tutorial to install Joomla CMS on the AlmaLinux 9 server with the LAMP Stack (Apache/Httpd, MariaDB, and PHP).

The post How to Install Joomla With Apache and Let’s Encrypt SSL on AlmaLinux 9 appeared first on Linux Today.

8 Open-Source Password Managers to Enhance Your Privacy Game

Secure your credentials with some of the best open-source password managers.

The post 8 Open-Source Password Managers to Enhance Your Privacy Game appeared first on Linux Today.



Distribution News:

Distribution Release: Peppermint OS 8-20171130
Mark Greaves has announced the release of an updated build of Peppermint OS 8, a lightweight distribution based on Lubuntu (the long-term support branch) and featuring the LXDE desktop: "Team Peppermint is pleased to announce the latest iteration of our operating system, Peppermint 8 Respin, which still comes....
OS Release: ReactOS 0.4.7
ReactOS is an open source operating system which strives to be binary compatible with Microsoft Windows and is capable of running many Windows applications. The project has released ReactOS 0.4.7 which introduces improvements to application skins, better disk usage reporting and a smoother experience when sending files to....
Distribution Release: ROSA R10
Vladimir Potapov has announced the release of ROSA R10, the latest stable build of the desktop-focused distribution with support for KDE 4 and Plasma 5 desktop environments: "ROSA Desktop R10 is the second release based on the ROSA 2016.1 platform. The distribution is targeted mainly at the Linux....
Distribution Release: Uruk GNU/Linux 2.0
Uruk GNU/Linux is a completely free-software distribution based on Trisquel GNU/Linux and featuring the MATE desktop. The project's latest release, version 2.0, includes an updated Linux-libre kernel, version 7 of the GNU Compiler Collection (GCC), MATE 1.12 and a new welcome screen. "We grew up and the....
Distribution Release: Puppy Linux 7.5
Philip Broughton has announced the release of a new version of Puppy Linux. The new version is Puppy Linux 7.5, code name "Xenialpup". The new version of the lightweight distribution is built using packages from Ubuntu's 16.04 "Xenial" release and Puppy maintains binary compatibility with Ubuntu packages. "Puppy....
DistroWatch Weekly, Issue 741
This week in DistroWatch Weekly: Review: Pop!_OS 17.10News: openSUSE's Tumbleweed snapshots, Q4OS can be installed on a Windows partition, Fedora 25 reaching its end of lifeTips and tricks: Keep terminal programs running, using the at command, reverse OpenSSH connectionsReleased last week: Linux Mint 18.3, Black Lab 11.5, Lakka....
Distribution Release: Rocks Cluster Distribution 7.0
Philip Papadopoulos has announced the release of Rocks Cluster Distribution 7.0, a major new update of the project's specialist operating system for easy deployments as computer clusters. Rocks Cluster 7.0 is based on CentOS 7.4: "The latest update of Rocks, code name 'Manzanita', is now released. Manzanita is....
Development Release: Fatdog64 Linux 720 Beta
The Fatdog64 Linux distribution is a descendant of Puppy Linux for 64-bit x86 computers. The Fatdog64 project has announced the release of a new development snapshot, Fatdog64 Linux 720 Beta. The new beta features many package updates, the "spot" user's home directory has been moved and some changes....
Distribution Release: Raspbian 2017-11-29
Simon Long has announced the release of an updated build of Raspbian, a Debian-based distribution designed for the Raspberry Pi single-board computers: "We're pleased to announce that we are releasing the latest version of Raspbian 'Stretch' for your Pi today. This new release is mostly bug fixes and....
Distribution Release: deepin 15.5
deepin is a Debian-based distribution featuring a custom desktop environment, called Deepin Desktop. The latest version of the distribution, deepin 15.5, introduces several important features, including HiDPI support, fingerprint scanner, wi-fi hotspot sharing and support for installing Flatpak packages. "deepin is a Linux distribution devoted to providing beautiful,....