Ubuntu

Ubuntu 17.10 is back on track with GNOME: Here's why that's a good thing

Ubuntu 17.10 releases unto the world on October 19. This iteration of the open source desktop serves as a major statement from Canonical. What is …

Linux

Samsung unveils 'Linux on Galaxy' for DeX -- run Fedora and Ubuntu on your Note8?

For whatever reason, people seem to forget that Android is Linux. Remember, folks, Linux is just a kernel -- not an operating system. Actually, …

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17 Oct 2017

Hello Ubuntu Server!<p>The purpose of this communication is to provide a status update and highlights for any interesting subjects from the Ubuntu …

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LXD Weekly Status #19

Introduction<p>This past week, part of the team was back in New York for more planning meetings, getting the details of the next 6 months, including …

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Learning about the spirit of Ubuntu

From the moment I set foot in Café Ubuntu in Kenya, it was clear I was in a place filled with meaningful connections and change-makers, but nothing …

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Ubuntu Insights: Security Team Weekly Summary: October 12, 2017

The Security Team weekly reports are intended to be very short summaries of the Security Team’s weekly activities.If you would like to reach the …

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Kubernetes the not so easy way

<b>This is a guest blog by Michael Iatrou</b>The simplest method to deploy and operate Kubernetes on Ubuntu is with conjure-up. Whether the substrate is a …

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elementary on why snaps are right for their Linux distro

elementary is the company behind the elementary OS Linux distribution and the associated app store. Celebrating their tenth anniversary this year, …

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How to find Ubuntu Server Bugs to Fix

Ubuntu Server Bugs<p>Ever wanted to help out in the development of Ubuntu Server, but did not know how? One of the best ways to get started is by …

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Kernel Team Summary- October 11, 2017

October 04 through October 09Development (Artful / 17.10)https://wiki.ubuntu.com/ArtfulAardvark/ReleaseScheduleImportant upcoming dates:We intend to …

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Haskell Sucks! — Paul Bone

AuthorPaul BoneMeetingMelbourne Haskell User GroupDateApril 28th, 2016LinksPDF Slides, YouTube Video<p>Abstract<p>Now that I have your attention I'd like …

Linux Mint

Wizard Gnomes vs Muggle Gnomes, what’s the difference?

image courtesy of warner brothers<p><b>Gnomes feature throughout the Harry Potter books but even our own garden gnomes have an extraordinary past.</b><p>Gnomes in …

Harry Potter

​No, the Linux desktop hasn't jumped in popularity

Stories have been circulating that the Linux desktop had jumped in popularity and was used more than macOS. Alas, it's not so.<p>The Internet of Things …

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What Archbishop Tutu's ubuntu credo teaches the world about justice and harmony

Archbishop Emeritus Bishop Desmond Mpilo Tutu’s 86th birthday on October 7 is a good occasion to reflect on the man’s contributions to South African …

Computers4Christians miraculously appears on Ubuntu wiki

It must have been divine interventionUbuntu's wiki page this morning temporarily played host to a bit of info from religious group …

Linux

Snap configuration: the configure hook

You’ve heard it a million times: snaps bundle their dependencies. People seem to understand and accept the technical aspects of this, but today I …

Linux

A Guide to Ubuntu Core and Snaps

Despite being a Mac user for nearly 20 years, I have always had a soft spot for Ubuntu. Whilst they have not always been successful, I have respected …

DevOps

First Ubuntu Core Workshop in Shenzhen

Highlights• The first Ubuntu Core workshop in Shenzhen<br>• Orange Pi Ubuntu Core App Store is online<br>• Three SOC companies showcase Ubuntu based …

Raspberry Pi

Microsoft releases refreshed preview of 'Skype for Linux' for Ubuntu, Debian, Fedora, and more

Skype is an important communication service thanks to its cross-compatibility. There are clients for Mac, Windows, Android, iOS, and even desktop …

Linux

Ubuntu to Stop Offering 32-Bit ISO Images, Joining Many Other Linux Distros

Canonical engineer Dimitri John Ledkov announced on Wednesday that Ubuntu does not plan to offer 32-bit ISO installation images for its new OS …

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4 features that make GNOME 3.26 worth the switch

The much-anticipated new release of the GNOME desktop is available now. Here's a look at the improvements, both large and small.<p>Of all the releases …

Linux

Patch CDK #1: Build & Release

<i></i><i></i>This article originally appeared on Konstantin’s blog<i></i>Happens all the time. You often come across a super cool open source project you would gladly …

DevOps

UbuCon Europe 2017

<i>This is a guest post by Marius Quabeck.</i>I’ve been to many Ubuntu related events before, but what surprises me every time about UbuCons is the …

Linux

Canonical & Microsoft make Azure-tailored Linux kernel

Canonical has announced that it is joining forces with the Microsoft Azure team to build an Azure-tailored Linux kernel for Ubuntu Cloud Images of …

Linux

September 22, 2017

The release of GNOME 3.26 last week meant lots of package updates in 17.10. Thanks Jeremy for leading the charge on this.<p>More work is happening on …

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Microsoft and Canonical Increase Velocity with Azure Tailored Kernel

<i>By Leann Ogasawara, Director of Kernel Engineering</i><p>Ubuntu has long been a popular choice for Linux instances on Azure. Our ongoing partnership with …

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Security Team Weekly Summary: September 21, 2017

The Security Team weekly reports are intended to be very short summaries of the Security Team’s weekly activities.<p>If you would like to reach the …

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Results of the Ubuntu Desktop Applications Survey

<i>This article originally appeared on Dustin Kirkland’s blog</i>I had the distinct honor to deliver the closing keynote of the UbuCon Europe conference in …

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19 Sep 2017

Hello Ubuntu Server!<p>The purpose of this communication is to provide a status update and highlights for any interesting subjects from the Ubuntu …

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September 15, 2017

A fairly short update this week as we’re in bug fixing mode ahead of final beta in a couple of weeks.<p>GNOME<p>This week saw the release of GNOME 3.26, …

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