- LinuxPlanetAug 12 05:19 PM
Kali, formerly known as BackTrack Linux, has long been one of the most popular security focused Linux distributions. Kali Linux is Debian based and now with Kali LInux 2.0 it's moving to Debian Jessie as a base for a rolling distribution.
- SlashdotAug 05 05:45 AM
New submitter alfino writes: Less than two weeks away, DebConf15, the 16th Debian Conference, scheduled to take place 15–22 August in Heidelberg, Germany, has been officially announced. The organisers are expecting more than 550 participants from 53 countries (making it the largest DebConf so far, and the first in history that will be closing registrations early), and have presented a schedule ...
- SlashdotAug 19 05:00 AM
An anonymous reader writes: Ian Murdock has pretty solid open source cred: in 1993 he founded Debian, he was the CTO of Progeny and the Linux Foundation, and he helped pave the way for OpenSolaris. He has published a post about how he initially joined the Linux ecosystem. Quoting: "[In 1992], I spent most evenings in the basement of the MATH building basking in the green phosphorescent glow of ...
- PC WorldAug 19 09:05 AM
The latest release of the immensely popular Linux distribution designed for penetration testing, Kali Linux 2.0 launched at DefCon 23 in Las Vegas last week. Kali is the successor to BackTrack , and is a Debian-based Linux distribution that includes hundreds of penetration-testing tools pre-installed and ready to go. Just boot it from a USB drive or live DVD and you’ll have a penetration-testing...
- Linux TodayAug 25 07:06 AM
LinuxAndUbuntu: DiffPDF is a small but useful tool that compares two PDF files and let you know the differences.
- Linux TodayAug 10 06:37 PM
In this article, I will describe how you can monitor your Debian 8 server with Munin and Monit. munin produces nifty little graphics about nearly every aspect of your server without much configuration, whereas Monit checks the availability of services like Apache, MySQL, Postfix and takes the appropriate action such as a restart if it finds a service is not behaving as expected.
- Linux TodayAug 06 04:06 AM
HowToForge: This tutorial explains the installation of a Samba fileserver on Debian 8 and shows you how to configure Samba to share files over the SMB/CIFS the protocol.
- Linux TodayAug 24 03:37 PM
Valve is working on SteamOS version based on Debian 8, and it's making good progress with it. T
- PC WorldAug 11 03:30 AM
Linux is all about choice, and choosing a distribution is only the first step. Linux distros usually have a default desktop environment, but there are a slew of desktop environments available to use. Heck, Ubuntu alone offers nine official alternate “flavors” with different desktop configurations. None of these desktop environments is better than another. They have different aesthetics ...
- Linux TodayAug 02 06:06 AM
HowToForge: OpenMediaVault is a Debian based special purpose Linux Distribution to build a Network Attached Storage (NAS) System.