How To Install WordPress On Ubuntu 14.04 LAMP

This document describes how to install and configure WordPress on Ubuntu 14.04. WordPress started in 2003 with a single bit of code to enhance the typography of everyday writing and with fewer users than you can count on your fingers and toes. Since then it has grown to be the largest self-hosted blogging tool in […]

How To Install Contao CMS On Ubuntu 14.04

How To Install Contao CMS On Ubuntu 14.04
This document describes how to how you can install and run a Contao in Ubuntu 14.04. Contao is a highly flexible and scalable open source Content Management System (CMS) that works for websites of varying capac…

How To Install PIWIK On Ubuntu 14.04

How To Install PIWIK On Ubuntu 14.04
This document describes how to install and run a PIWIK in Ubuntu 14.04. PIWIK is a downloadable, Free (GPL licensed) web analytics software platform. It provides detailed reports on your website and its visitors, in…

It’s Elementary, with Sparks, and Unity

In today’s Linux news Jack Wallen review Elementary OS and says it’s not just the poor man’s Apple. Jack Germain reviewed SparkyLinux GameOver yesterday and said it’s a win-win. Linux Tycoon Bryan Lunduke testdrives Ubuntu’s Unity today in the latest entry in his desktop-a-week series. And finally tonight, just what the heck is this Docker […]

Rugged mini-PCs have four gigabit ports, run Ubuntu

Stealth.com has launched four rugged mini-PCs based on 3rd Gen. Intel Core CPUs, featuring four gigabit ports, Ubuntu, and optional PCI and PCIe expansion. The four new LPC480x models are the latest members of the Little PC family of mini-PCs from Stealth.com (formerly Stealth Computer), which include the circa-2011, Intel Atom D525 based LPC-125LPM. The […]

How to sniff HTTP traffic from the command line on Linux

Suppose you want to sniff live HTTP web traffic (i.e., HTTP requests and responses) on the wire for some reason. For example, you may be testing experimental features of a web server. Or you may be debugging a web application or a RESTful service. Or you may be trying to troubleshoot PAC (proxy auto config) […]

VMware’s Cloud Hybrid Now Works with Ubuntu Images, OpenStack

For many IT administrators, the worlds of virtualization and cloud computing have converged. Lots of them want to take advantage ofcloud platforms like OpenStack. However, they  don’t want to completely do away with infrastructure like VMware they’ve already invested in. Now, Canonical and VMware have sought to address this issue with OpenStack-ready Ubuntu images available […]

How To Quickly Get A List Of All Applications Installed On Your UNIX/Linux Machines

How to quickly get list of all applications installed on your UNIX/Linux machines
In this tutorial I’ll try to present how to quickly get the list of all applications installed on UNIX/Linux hosts. The procedure applies to the most popular UNIX/Linux d…

Zorin OS winner stories

First of all, Zorin team, Linux notes from DarkDuck and Linuxaria would like to say THANK YOU to all the participants of the contest that we ran for last few weeks. It was a real pleasure to see such a response, and to read all your article. As you probably know the winner have been announced in another post and today I want to […]

Cisco and Canonical Focus on Hadoop as a Cloud Service

Enterprises and smaller businesses alike are now working with Big Data–sorting and sifting large data sets with new tools in pursuit of surfacing meaningful angles on stored information. Many of them are also leveraging the open source Hadoop platform, and we’ve been covering the growing usage of Hadoop as a service in the cloud. Now, […]

Ubuntu MATE to Become an Official Ubuntu Flavor Soon

The Ubuntu MATE project is progressing nicely and the developers have provided a short update about the work that’s been done already and about the things that still need to be improved. Read more ….

Linux Satisfaction, Beginners’ Guide, and Download Managers

Today Recently in Linux news, Jack Wallen asks, “Will Linux ever be able to give consumers what they want?” Mark Gibbs relates his experience installing Ubuntu on an older netbook. Linux.com has a complete beginner’s guide to Linux and Rob Zwetsloot looks at four popular download managers. And finally, Reiser4 has made a comeback and […]

Installing Owncloud 7 (from source), PostgreSQL 9.3, PHP-FPM and NginX on Ubuntu Server 14.04 64 bit

Installing Owncloud 7 (from source), PostgreSQL 9.3, PHP-FPM and NginX on Ubuntu Server 14.04 64 bit
Install ubuntu server 14.04 64 bit and at software selection choose OpenSSH Server only. In this way we’ll have ssh access to the server.  After r…

The Linux Rifle, Benefits, and Netflix

Our top story tonight on this Monday August 11, 2014 is Arstechnica.com’s hands-on review of a Linux-powered AR-15. Elsewhere, Matt Hartley discusses the pros and cons of running Linux; David Anderson attempts to answer the is Linux more secure than Windows question; and Bryan Lunduke posts his opinion of KDE Plasma. And that’s not all. […]

AMD Kaveri: Catalyst vs. RadeonSI Gallium3D On Linux

With the recently released AMD A10-7800 Kaveri APU I carried out some new benchmarks comparing the open and closed-source Linux GPU driver performance for AMD with their Catalyst and RadeonSI Gallium3D solutions. When running the open-source Ubuntu dri…

Ubuntu Weekly Newsletter Issue 378

Welcome to the Ubuntu Weekly Newsletter. This is issue #378 for the week August 4 – 10, 2014, and the full version is available here. In this issue we cover: Ubuntu 12.04.5 LTS released Ubuntu Stats UbunConLa 2014, next week! (August 14th-16th) [Event]Open Source Conference 2014 Kansai@Kyoto ReVerification Ubuntu Greece Michael Hall: Web apps vs. […]

elementary OS 0.3 Beta 1 Screenshot Tour

It has been exactly one year since the release of the second version of elementary OS. On the day of our ‘Lunaversary’, we’re proud to make the first beta of elementary OS ‘Freya’ publicly available for developers and testers. Freya inherits core components from Ubuntu 14.04.1 LTS such as the Linux kernel (version 3.13), hardware […]

Erste Beta von ElementaryOS 0.3 Freya veröffentlicht

Das ElementaryOS-Projekt hat eine erste Betaversion von “Freya”, der kommenden Version 0.3 seiner ubuntu-basierten Linux-Distribution veröffentlicht. Einiges getan hat sich nicht nur beim distributionseigenen Desktop und den mitgelieferten Programmen. Read more at H-online

Freya Beta 1 Available for Developers & Testers

It’s been exactly one year since the release of the second version of elementary OS. On this, the day of our Lunaversary, we’re proud to make the first beta of elementary OS Freya publicly available for developers and testers. Link to original source

Distribution Release: DEFT Linux 8.2

Stefano Fratepietro has announced the release of DEFT Linux 8.2, an updated build of the project’s Lubuntu-based distribution featuring a collection of open-source utilities for digital forensics and penetration testing: “Hello, it’s hot here in Italy as well as in other countries, and a lot of people are…. Read more …