Ivman Building in hotplug with IvmanSep 30, 2006
Better knowledge of the Linux hotplug system opens the door to to innovation and automation. We’ll show you a custom backup solution for laptop computers.more »
System Recovery with tar Using tar to prepare for an emergencyAug 31, 2006
Use a tarball to restore your system in next to no time – without a complete re-install.more »
Desktop RAID RAID options for the Linux desktopMay 31, 2006
Linux offers several options for fulfilling the RAID promise of fast hard disk access and data security.more »
Deleting Data Safely deleting dataFeb 28, 2006
Backups are a common topic, but you’ll hardly hear anyone mention safe data deletion.more »
Bacula Better backups with the daemon-based Bacula backup systemJul 31, 2005
When backup jobs become too challenging for a script, the daemon-based free backup tool Bacula may be the answer.more »
Admin Workshop: Backups with Rsync Insider Tips: Backup with Rsync and SSHMay 31, 2005
It is often inefficient to fire up a tape drive whenever you need to back up files or restore a backup. The Rsync tool pushes critical files to a second computer, where you can access them easily.more »
MySQL Backups Manager Backing Up MySQL Databases with MySQL Backups ManagerMay 31, 2005
Your web hoster is fine with serving up HTML, but when it comes to backing up a simple MySQL database, you are often on your own. Or are you?more »
Both projects help organizations build their own containerized systems.
Mark Shuttleworth has resumed the position of CEO of Canonical.
Microsoft's open source code hosting platform CodePlex will come to an end after a more than 10-year stint.
Comes with Gnome 3.24
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.