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Kill Commands


On Linux systems, numerous users often come across a program or process that locks-up. The user will usually kill the software if the system does not do it first. Users may be familiar with some of the kill commands and signals, but does anyone understand all of them? There are four common kill…

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DevOps: Better Than the Sum of Its Parts

LinuxJournal: Tools like Chef and Puppet (and Salt Stack, Ansible, New Relic and so on) aren't "DevOps", they're just tools that allow IT professionals to adopt a DevOps mindset.

Linux Kernel 3.10.75 LTS Is a Small Update that Brings New and Updated Drivers

 softpedia: Linux kernel 3.10.75 LTS is here to update several drivers

DoS using hping3 with spoofed IP in Kali Linux

 blackmoreops: hping3 is a free packet generator and analyzer for the TCP/IP protocol.

Android Wear adds WiFi support, always-on apps, emojis

 LinuxGizmos: Google released a major update to Android Wear that adds always-on apps, WiFi support, a wrist-flipping gesture for scrolling, and emoji drawing support.

Open source patent protection extended to popular software

InfoWorld: Docker, Puppet, LibreOffice, and the Go language are the latest additions to the Open Invention Network's extensive patent nonaggression umbrella

The best free, open-source software for everyday PC users

PC World: Finding new software is a breeze for Linux users.

30 Years On, HURD Lives: GNU Updates Open Source Unix Kernel

The VAR Guy: The latest version of GNU HURD is out.

How changed the way the US DoD develops software While government software developers collaborate well today, 2009 was a different story.

What are good open-source log monitoring tools on Linux

 xmodulo: In an operating system, logs are all about keeping track of events, be it critical system errors, resource usage warnings, transaction history, application status, or user activities. Latest Articles

Tripwire Interactive State Killing Floor 2 Is Actively Being Worked On For Linux

While it's sad we aren't getting the initial release of Killing Floor 2, we should see it sooner rather than later going by their most recent…

Techland State Dying Light Will Get Linux Workshop Support, Performance Patch Still Being Worked On

It's no secret that Dying Light doesn't perform well on Linux, and we are currently left out in the cold as far as Steam Workshop support goes, but…

Starbound Has Another Massive Update, Lots Of New Stuff

Starbound is the epic singleplayer and multiplayer 2D sandbox game from Chucklefish. They have just pushed out a massive new stable release. I'm a…

Bundle Stars 'Trinity 2 Bundle' Has All Linux Games For Cheap

Bored this Tuesday? We may have a solution to your problems! Bundle Stars 'Trinity 2 Bundle' is rammed full of Linux games!The games POSTAL 2…

Zenzizenzic, An Awesome Bullet-hell Shooter On Linux, With Some Thoughts

Zenzizenzic has recently release for Linux and I hadn't played a bullet-hell games for a while, so I took a look and it turns out to be quite good.…

GOL Cast: Exploring The Flying City In Bioshock Infinite

You might have seen our port report of Bioshock Infinite and might already know that, against all expectations, it performs really nicely. But let's…

The Banner Saga Linux Port Report, It's A Good One

Now that The Banner Saga has been out for a few days I’ve taken a look at it. It’s a newly ported game, so if you haven’t picked it…

Chroma Squad, A Power Rangers Inspired Tactical RPG Releasing For Linux This April

Chroma Squad is a game I've been following for a while, and the release is nearly upon us. Will you be grabbing a copy? It is due for release on the…

Action Platformer Slinki Released On Steam, A Demo Is Available

Slinki is an action platformer, developed by Titan Forged Games, where you control a rabbit with a prosthetic arm. The game has been available for…

Sales Statistics For Linux Games From Different Developers, Part 4

You would hopefully have seen my previous articles talking to multiple developers about their Linux sales, so to begin a new year we are talking to a…

Fallen: A2P Protocol, A Post-apocalyptic Turn Based Strategy Released For Linux, Some Thoughts

Fallen: A2P Protocol is a pretty good looking turn based strategy currently in Early Access, and I have been graced with a key to take a look at…

Kart Racer 'Coffin Dodgers' Adds Linux Support To Early Access

The early access racer Coffin Dodgers has been updated and now has Linux support. As far as premises go, this one is one of the more original ones…

Freedom Planet Officially Released On Linux

The colourful action platformer Freedom Planet now has been officially launched for Linux.Offical AboutSteamFight your way across the celestial…

Storm United, A Beautiful New FPS Now In Early Access, We Have Keys

Storm United is a new first person shooter built in Unreal Engine that looks absolutely stunning. The developers have just released the game into…

The Wine Development Release 1.7.41 Is Now Available

Wine development team was able to produce a new experimental release today. 1.7.41 bringing many new features and as many as 41 bugfixes. The few…