The Fedora project has put together a special interest group (SIG) dedicated to implementing Linux distros in cloud computing.more »
Web developer and Chrome hacker alias Hexxeh has released a new version of his Chromium OS build.more »
W3Perl, a free logfile analyzer for Web, FTP, Squid, and email servers, is available in a new, stable release.more »
Charly's Column The sys admin’s daily grind: sslhDec 21, 2009
Some of Charly’s servers run the SSH daemon on port 443 rather than on the standard port 22. If an SSL-capable Apache web server starts causing trouble, his method of settling the dispute is sslh.more »
Opera 10.10 Unite! File sharing with Opera 10.10 UniteDec 21, 2009
Version 10.10 of the Opera web suite lets you put a server in your browser.more »
Introduction The sys admin's daily grind: MiredoDec 01, 2009
The move from IPv4 to IPv6 must be gradual rather than abrupt. After just two minutes of configuration work, Charly leans back and watches his first IPv6 packets pass through a Miredo tunnel.more »
The document-oriented database Apache Couch DB is available in version 0.10.0. The release is currently in a beta state.more »
The Apache HTTP server version 2.2.14 incorporates significant bug fixes.more »
A new class of problems lets a malicious app pre-configure an invisible privilege update.
New Hack language adds static typing and other conveniences.
New crypto policy system will offer easier configuration and more uniform security.
Ubuntu founder denounces insecurity in proprietary, close-source software blobs.
Vulnerability affects many Linux web servers
Donors will get to vote on new features for the free video editor.
Debian project puts init out to pasture and says no to Ubuntu's Upstart.