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Building a gazetteer table from KML files


Geoscience Australia has a freely downloadable gazetteer of Australian placenames with more than 370 000 entries. The download is a .zip file (83 mb) containing a user guide together with placenames data in GML, KML and Microsoft Access (.mdb) formats. What I wanted from all that data was a simple…

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The World Runs on OpenStack

ServerWatch: The OpenStack Summit keynotes got underway the morning of October 25, with Mark Collier, Chief Operating Officer of the OpenStack Foundation, declaring that the world runs on OpenStack.

3 open source time management tools These free and open source tools can help you keep better track of your time for enhancing your personal and professional productivity.

Implementing Mandatory Access Control with SELinux or AppArmor in Linux

 tecmint: In this article we will explain the essentials of SELinux and AppArmor and how to use one of these tools for your benefit depending on your chosen distribution.

Configuring WINE with Winecfg

LinuxConfig: Many programs work under WINE with absolutely no configuration.

Ubuntu Snappy Core 16 Up to Release Candidate State, Raspberry Pi 3 Image Is Out

For those not in the know, Ubuntu Snappy Core or sometimes called Ubuntu Core is a slimmed down version of the Ubuntu Linux operating system

How To Download A RPM Package With All Dependencies In CentOS

A simple utility to download a RPM package without installing it in CentOS, RHEL, Fedora.

Physical RAM attack can root Android and possibly other devices

 CSOonline: Not only are Rowhammer attacks possible on ARM, but they're even easier to pull off than on x86.

Develop Network Applications for ESP8266 using Mongoose in Linux

 HowToForge: The ESP8266 is an inexpensive chip with integrated WiFi, developed by Expressif.

Benefits Of Using Lightweight Linux Distributions

There are quite a few lightweight linux distributions around Latest Articles

Streets of Rogue, the awesome RPG rogue-like mega-game is going to support online co-op

Tags:Demo,Free Game,Indie Game,Roguelike,RPG,Sandbox,Unity3DStreets of Rogue [Official Site] is already an extremely cool game, but now it's about to…

Desura, IndieRoyale and DailyRoyale now have new owners who plan to revive them

Tags:Desura,EditorialLooks like Desura is going to make a comeback sometime soon, as the new owners OnePlay have announced they have acquired it.…

Looks like Mojang will be supporting the new Minecraft launcher on Linux

Tags:EditorialGood news Minecraft [Official Site] fans! Mojang seem to have changed their minds on Linux support for the new Minecraft launcher they…

'The Wardrobe', a point & click adventure game release date announced, with day-1 Linux support

Tags:Adventure,Indie Game,Point & Click,Steam Point & Click adventure game 'The Wardrobe' [Official Site] to release with day-1 Linux support…

Classic platformer 'Titus the Fox: To Marrakech and Back' now has a Linux version on GOG

Tags:Action,DRM Free,GOG,Platformer,Retro,DOSBox 'Titus the Fox: To Marrakech and Back' [GOG], a platformer from 1992 that was originally released…

2D Tactical RPG 'Dungeon Rushers' is a game you may want to give a look at, demo available

Tags:Demo,Dungeon Crawler,Indie Game,RPG,Steam,StrategyDungeon Rushers was already covered in this previous GOL article, and it has moved to a full…

Human: Fall Flat released DRM free on GOG, a physics-based 3D puzzler

Tags:Indie Game,GOG,Initial Thoughts,Puzzle Human: Fall Flat [GOG, Official Site] was released on Steam back in July, but it now has a fresh DRM free…

Cities: Skylines - Natural Disasters now has an in-game trailer

Tags:Coming Soon,DLC,Simulation,SteamCities: Skylines - Natural Disasters [Official Site] is the next DLC for the city building simulation Cities:…

'Tether' a very promising UE4 first-person adventure game will be coming to Linux

Tags:Adventure,Coming Soon,Horror,Indie Game,Steam,Teaser,Unreal Engine,Video It's not often a trailer leaves me begging for more, but 'Tether'…

If you're in the mood for a decent Zombie survival game, don't pass up on Project Zomboid

Tags:Sandbox,Simulation,RPG,Steam,GOG,Early Access,Survival,Initial Thoughts Project Zomboid [Steam, GOG, Official Site] is the rather good sandbox…

Aspyr Media are reminding Linux gamers not to give up hope on Civilization VI

Tags:Aspyr MediaAspyr Media sent out a tweet today for Linux gamers stating that Civilization VI [Steam] for Linux is still possible. This is a good…

Feral Interactive will be livestreaming Deus Ex: Mankind Divided on Linux at 5PM UTC on Thursday

Tags:Coming Soon,Feral Interactive,LivestreamThis Thursday at 5PM UTC, Feral Interactive will be livestreaming the Linux port of Deus Ex: Mankind…

'A Quiver of Crows', a twin-stick shooter set in a grim world has day-1 Linux support

Tags:Initial Thoughts,Action,Steam,Indie Game I've followed 'A Quiver of Crows' [Steam, Official Site] for a while waiting for the release of this…

SIEGE, a strategic single-player card game released for Linux

Tags:Card Game,Strategy,Steam,Indie Game SIEGE [Steam], a strategic single-player card game recently released for Linux. I love card-based combat…

Pharaonic, the side-scrolling RPG & action game is now available DRM free on GOG

Tags:Action,DRM Free,GOG,Indie Game Pharaonic [GOG, Official Site] the stylish and difficult side-scrolling RPG/Action title is now available DRM…