Charly's Column: Swaks The sys admin’s daily grind: SwaksOct 26, 2012
Searching for errors on an SMTP server via Telnet and test mails can seem like a never-ending obstacle course. The utility called Swaks helps bring the finish line within reach.more »
Workspace – Calibre Tips Tips on using CalibreOct 26, 2012
We show you an assortment of Calibre-related tricks to help you to get more out of this powerful ebook management application.more »
Plasma Active 3 offers new apps and improved performance.more »
PowerTOP 2.0 Saving energy with PowerTOP 2.0Sep 21, 2012
The PowerTOP tool developed by Intel helps you save power. In version 2.0, it can also handle GPUs and offers advanced tracking features.more »
Table of Contents: 142 Going VirtualJul 24, 2012
Your virtualization options continue to expand. This month, we look at two popular solutions. First, we show you how to map your virtual disks to optimize your KVM installation. Then, we examine the ins and outs of virtualization with VMware’s free vSphere Hypervisor 5.0.more »
Chat Archive with Sugar API Storing instant messaging data with Sugar CRM 6.4 and the Dropbox connectorJul 24, 2012
The Sugar customer relationship management tool lets you import unstructured data from the cloud. We’ll show you how to use this feature to integrate instant messaging services.more »
UEFI and Secure Boot Windows 8 UEFI with Secure BootJul 24, 2012
The coming Windows 8 implementation of UEFI with Secure Boot adds an extra layer of complexity for some Linux users. We look at the problem and two solutions from Fedora and Canonical.more »
Table of Contents: 141 Living with WindowsJun 21, 2012
Interacting with the Windows world has never been easier. This month we look at Windows apps in Linux and Linux partitions in Windows.more »
But if you are not using the latest Linux kernel, your system is insecure.
Home routers will give room for custom firmware but still comply with FCC rules
Frank Karlitschek will continue to lead the open source ownCloud project
“Xenial Xerus” comes with a new packages format and several improvements for the enterprise.
Linux users can now download and install the Windows code editor
New initiative will address security and interoperability concerns around container technology.
Developers can use RHEL as a development platform without a subscription fee.
Windows users will soon have native access to the Bash shell.
Improvements to SMTP will provide better guarantee of confidentiality
Graphics vendor embraces new reality in Linux graphics