With about half a century of life, the Unix shell is pervasive and entrenched in our computing infrastructure—with recent virtualization and containerization trends only propelling its use. A fresh surge of academic research highlights show potential for tackling long-standing open problems that are
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JSON output must become the norm for application pipelining. Until then, jc can help.
A few days ago, a friendly face joined the Pine64 Development chat room, where developers meet to talk about creating software for many of Pine64’s more complex consumer products (the PinePhone, PineTab, PineBook, and similar). They had a question that sparked days of debate and research: Is it possible to perform Verified Boot on a PinePhone? The question seemed simple enough. Verified Boot – sometimes called or trademarked Secure Boot – verifies that the owner of a system approved a piece of software to run, or boot, on that system.
A getting started guide for using Systemd Timers on Fedora Linux for scheduling recurring tasks. Learn how to use systemd.timer.
KDE today announces the release of KDE Frameworks 5.83.0.
If DIY flashing isn't your thing, refurbished Samsung devices are now available.
This is pretty cool. Now there's at least one viable alternative phone I can buy if my current one reaches its end-of-life. I'm still holding out hope for the #PinePhone and other #nix based smartphones. Getting a convergent Linux onto smartphones that can serve as a daily driver would be killer. But until then it's great that there's a choice that isn't a giant Silicon Valley silo.
The Qt 6.0 release opens up a new chapter for Qt. It forms the basis for the Qt framework for the years to come.
Explains how to use Bash Parameter Substitution for string matriculation and expansion - includes tons of practical examples.