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Linux Advocacy - My Take


I recently had something of a debate on the meaning Linux Advocacy and thought I should offer explanation of my take on the topic. Before that, to clarify my background: I’m not by any means an uber-geek, one of those people who see matrix-like code streams everywhere and solve any tech issue with a…

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Linux Kernel 3.2.74 LTS Brings Many Btrfs Filesystem Improvements, x86 Fixes

The new update is here to introduce several improvements to the Btrfs, EXT4, and JBD2 filesystems

Is NTP Server Working On a Linux or Unix Server?

Nixcraft: practical tips on NTP

Google Kubernetes Is an Open-Source Software Hit

Wall St. Journal: Kubernetes has been adopted by a widening range of companies including financial services firms and tire manufacturers.

Backup (System Restore Point) your Ubuntu/Linux Mint with SystemBack

Noobslab: Systemback makes it easy to create backups of system and users configuration files.

Simplify Command-Line Package Management with APT instead of apt-get

HowToGeek: For over a decade, practically all tutorials and guides for installing and removing packages on a Debian/Ubuntu based system have been suggesting apt-get to users.

How To Work with Docker Data Volumes on Ubuntu 14.04

Working with Docker requires understanding quite a few Docker-specific concepts, and most of the documentation focuses on explaining how to use Docker's toolset without much explanation of why you'd want to use any of those tools.

How to Fix a Windows Infection Using Linux

PC World: Malware is a frequent occurrence in the Windows world, in particular, and it can be devastating.

GIMP 2.9.2 Released

GIMP 2.9.2 is another major milestone towards making GIMP a state-of-the art image editing application for graphic designers, photographers, illustrators, and scientists.

How to start Android app development for complete beginners in 5 steps

AndroidAuthority: Learning to code is difficult enough on its own but with Android development it can be more complicated Latest Articles

OpenMW 0.37 released, now with the new OSG renderer

Tags:Game Engine,Open SourceIt seems to be the season for new versions of excellent open source gaming projects. OpenMW, the open source recreation…

The most popular Linux gaming articles for November 2015, 137 in total

Tags:Article OverviewHere is a look back at the 20 most popular articles on GamingOnLinux for November 2015, an easy way to for you to keep up to…

New Linux Gamer Survey For December

Tags:SurveyPinch, punch, first of the month! As the saying goes...time for our latest monthly survey to complete! It will be open for ~2 weeks, as we…

Craft the amusement park of your dreams with Parkitect, now on Linux

Tags:Unity3D,Simulation,Sandbox,Early AccessI've been keeping an eye on Parkitect for quite some time, reading up on the development now and then as…

The Dark Mod became more graphically impressive in their last update

Tags:Open Source,Free Game,DRM Free We missed covered the last update to The Dark Mod back in February, and I'm glad someone emailed it in as its…

SkyScrappers is an amusing 2D 1-4 player competitive fighting game now on SteamOS & Linux

Tags:Steam,Platformer,Initial Thoughts,Indie Game,ActionSkyScrappers is deceptively simple looking, but I've been playing it a bit with the brand new…

A very special livestream tonight, keyboard and mouse vs Steam Controller

Tags:VideoWe interrupt your regularly scheduled broadcasting with an important announcement. Tonight at around 7:30 PM UTC myself and Samsai will…

Rocket League should be on Linux before the end of December

Tags:Steam,Sports,Coming Soon,Action A forum post from one of the Rocket League team has stated that the game will be on Linux before the end of…

The Escapists and all of the DLC now DRM free on GOG for Linux

Tags:Stealth,GOG,DRM Free,Adventure,Action GOG have now put up the Linux versions of the original The Escapists along with all the DLC, so you can…

Some thoughts on Xenonauts the XCOM inspired strategy game, now it’s native on Linux

Tags:Strategy,Steam,Initial Thoughts,Humble Store,GOG I love XCOM, you should all know this by now. It’s one of the best strategy games…

The Zotac Steam Machine ZBOX NEN SN970 impressed OC3D in their review

Tags:Steam,Review,Hardware,Editorial Some good news about the whole Steam Machine parade, OC3D did a pretty long review of the ZBOX NEN SN970 and…

Western style top-down shooter '12 is Better Than 6' released on Steam for Linux

Tags:Steam,Initial Thoughts,Adventure,Action12 is Better Than 6 was funded on Kickstarter last month and is already available as a full release on…

Wine 1.8-rc2 released, brings more stability

Tags:Open Source,WineThe Wine developers are continuing towards a stable 1.8 released, and they have released Wine 1.8-rc2. They have fixed a total…

You there, come watch the Friday Livestream at 6 PM UTC!

Tags:Site InfoAfter a long week of exams (school stuff, not medical) I'm glad I can finally sit down and relax a bit while playing video games.…

GOG have put up some serious classics for Linux, such as Cannon Fodder

Tags:Retro,GOG,DRM Free I do love GOG for their classic games, and what a delivery they have for us today, wow! Cannon Fooder 1 & 2, Leisure Suit…