Under certain circumstances ReiserFS will check the whole filesystem on rebooting, although this is not actually necessary due to its journaling function. Kernel developers are currently discussing a patch that will accelerate the system launch.more »
The Embedded File System (EFS) library, of which the first stable version, 1.0, has just been released, is a C++ library that creates a virtual filesystem in a file.more »
Accessing NTFS Intro Accessing NTFS partitions in LinuxDec 31, 2006
Whether you are troubleshooting or just configuring for efficiency, it is a good idea to explore your options for accessing your Windows partitions from Linux.more »
Paragon NTFS for Linux Reviewing Paragon’s NTFS for Linux 5.0Dec 31, 2006
Paragon’s NTFS for Linux is a low-cost commercial alternative for accessing NTFS from Linux.more »
Encrypted Filesystems Shopping for an encrypted filesystemOct 31, 2006
If you’re not a security expert and you're looking for a crypto filesystem, you may be wondering about the alternatives. We took at a look at some popular crypto options for Linux.more »
DM-Crypt/ LUKS Workshop: Encrypting hard disks with DM-Crypt and LUKSOct 31, 2006
Encrypting a home directory is easy. Encrypting your whole hard disk – including the root filesystem – takes a little more effort.more »
BOINC Building distributed applications with BOINCSep 30, 2006
Grid computing lets little PCs work on big problems. You can use the grid system of the famous SETI@home project to build your own grid computing solutions.more »
The bug was introduced back in 2009 and has been lurking around all this time.
The new release deprecates the sshd_config UsePrivilegeSeparation option.
Lives on as a community project
Five new systems join Dell XPS 13 Developer Edition that come with Ubuntu pre-installed.
The Skype Linux client now has almost the same capabilities that it enjoys on other platforms.
At CeBIT 2017, OpenStack Day will offer a wide range of lectures and discussions.
A major setback for the Linux desktop.
Improved support for GPU in virtualization.
News site for the openSUSE community falls victim to a Wordpress exploit.
The source code is available online.