Monthly Archives: April 2015

BSD Release: OpenBSD 5.7

Stefan Sperling has announced the availability of OpenBSD 5.7. "We are pleased to announce the official release of OpenBSD 5.7. This is our 37th release on CD-ROM (and 38th via …

This Week in Linux News: Humanitarian Open Source Projects, Microsoft Opens Up, and More

This week in Linux news, open source projects respond to humanitarian needs, Microsoft opens up, and more. Read on for the top stories from this week.  Source: Linux News

The Fridge: Ubuntu 10.04 (Lucid Lynx) End of Life reached on April 30, 2015

This is a follow-up to the End of Life warning sent last month to confirm that as of today (April 30, 2015), Ubuntu 10.04 is no longer supported. No more …

How to Extend the Capability of a Linux File Manager

Let’s dive into a few of the more popular file managers and see just how we can extend their feature sets. Source: Linux News

OPW/Outreachy Has 30 Summer Projects For Encouraging Women In Open-Source

Outreachy, the program formerly known as GNOME OPW, has announced their selected participants who will be engaging with various open-source projects over the next few months… Source: Linux News

Daniel Holbach: Shaping Ubuntu Snappy

Next week we are going to have another Ubuntu Online Summit (5-7 May 2015). This is (among many other things) a great time for you to get involved with, learn …

OpenSSL Past, Present, and Future

ThreatPost: To say OpenSSL has been flipped on its head—in a good way—is an understatement. Source: Linux News

Ubuntu Podcast from the UK LoCo: S08E08 – Alone in the Dark – Ubuntu Podcast

It’s Episode Eight of Season Eight of the Ubuntu Podcast! Alan Pope, Laura Cowen, Mark Johnson, and Martin Wimpress are connected and speaking to your brain. In this week’s show: …

Ubuntu Podcast from the UK LoCo: S08E08 – Alone in the Dark – Ubuntu Podcast

It’s Episode Eight of Season Eight of the Ubuntu Podcast! Alan Pope, Laura Cowen, Mark Johnson, and Martin Wimpress are connected and speaking to your brain. In this week’s show: …

Ubuntu Ditches Upstart

On April 23, 2015, Ubuntu version 15.04 (code-named Vivid Vervet) was released. This is an important release, although superficially it looks much the same as the previous version. The real …